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silent traveller in Edinburgh

Chiang, Yee

silent traveller in Edinburgh

by Chiang, Yee

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Edinburgh (Scotland)
    • Subjects:
    • Edinburgh (Scotland) -- Description.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementwritten and illustrated by Chiang Yee.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA890.E3 C45
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 196 p.
      Number of Pages196
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6061829M
      LC Control Number49049099
      OCLC/WorldCa2095318

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Silent traveller in Edinburgh by Chiang, Yee Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Silent Traveller in Edinburgh by Chiang Yee is a unique celebration of the beauty of Edinburgh from the pen and paintbrush of a Chinese resident of the UK. Reading this book is to see the same landscape of Edinburgh but to see it through different eyes and a new perspective/5(10).

Adopting the name The Silent Traveller, he threw himself into his passions—writing, painting and poetry—and produced some of the most evocative, unique and enduring travel books ever written. Chiang Yee was, in his own words, 'dazzled' by the Scottish Exiled from China in and separated from his wife and children, Chiang Yee spent over 4/5.

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Amazon Price New from Used from Kindle Edition "Please retry" £ — — Hardcover "Please retry" — — £ Paperback "Please retry"/5(12). In August and again in May he visited Edinburgh, and the book that resulted, "The Silent Traveller in Edinburgh", was first published in Its publication in a new edition with a modern foreword is very much to be welcomed.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(12). The Silent Traveller in Edinburgh quantity. Add to basket. SKU: Categories: About the Book. Chiang Yee was, in his own words, ‘dazzled’ by the Scottish capital. From the Meadows to Princes Street, from Arthur’s Seat to Calton Hill and Edinburgh Castle, he paints an unforgettable picture of the city and its people in the.

The Silent Traveller in Edinburgh by Chiang Yee was a purchase from a second-hand bookshop in Morningside, Edinburgh, in fact they had two copies of it, a modern paperback reprint and a reprint hardback from which was in really great condition and not much dearer than the paperback.

The book was originally published in   Yee’s Silent Traveller captures the city of 70 years ago when it was a well-set backwater famed more for its university and quiet orderliness. Yee was exiled from China in the early s and became well known for his travel books, writing under the sobriquet ‘the Silent Traveller’.

Chiang Yee (simplified Chinese: 蒋彝; traditional Chinese: 蔣彝; pinyin: Jiǎng Yí; Wade–Giles: Chiang I; 19 May – 26 October ), self-styled as "The Silent Traveller" (哑行者), was a Chinese poet, author, painter and success of The Silent Traveller in London () was followed by a series of books in the same vein, all of which he illustrated himself.

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Buy The Silent Traveller in Edinburgh by Chiang Yee from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £ The Silent Traveller in Edinburgh 作者: Chiang Yee 出版社: Mercat Press 出版年: September 页数: 定价: £ 装帧: Paperback ISBN: 豆瓣评分.

Silent Traveller in Edinburgh by Chiang Yee. Chiang Yee, the self-styled 'Silent Traveller' was a Chinese poet, author, painter and calligrapher.

His Silent Traveller. Silent traveller book from the s on the city of London. But unlike most travel books from the period the author is of Asian extraction and it is his impressions of the people, the historic buildings and learn that persons that make this book slightly different. First published in The silent traveller in Edinburgh = Aidingbao hua ji.

[Yee Chiang] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for one of the most charming travel books ever written.' The Guardian 'both historical and contemporary, but above all a warm and enchanting pleasure.'.

Silent Disco Adventures Edinburgh Join the Silent Adventures Team as we lead you in song and dance around the beautiful streets of Edinburgh for our famous one hour guided adventure. Expect all your inhibitions to evaporate away as you don our hi-tech headsets and bust some funky new moves whilst singing your heart out and serenading the rest.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Chiang, Yee, Silent traveller in Edinburgh. London, Methuen [] (OCoLC) Document Type. He wrote The Silent Traveller in Wartime () and, after World War II ended, the series gradually ventured further afield, to Edinburgh, Dublin, Paris, New York, San Francisco, and Boston, concluding in with The Silent Traveller in Japan ().

Oxfam Shop Alnwick A truly beautiful little book, perfectly illustrated by the author. Hardback. Published Very good condition; wear consistent with age. See Oxfam website for delivery information. The Silent Traveller in London predates the Edinburgh book by 10 years, and was itself Lee's second English travel book; two years earlier, his The Silent Traveller.Book Condition: New.

Language::JIANG g:Soft her:Shanghai People s Publishing House; 1 ( May 1). Read PDF The Silent Traveller in Oxford(Chinese Edition) Authored by JIANG YI Released at Filesize: MB Reviews This is the best publication we have study till now.

It is writter in basic terms and not.While books written by Westerners detailing their travels through the East were commonplace, the opposite was not, and Chiang managed to make an impression on many academics and art critics.

InChiang traveled to Boston to write his tenth book in the Silent Traveller series, The Silent Traveller in Boston. It was then the author met.