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The lost art of walking : the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism / Geoff Nicholson.

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74VM0pwg4jQd

The lost art of walking : the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism / Geoff Nicholson.

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The lost art of walking : the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism / Geoff Nicholson.

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The lost art of walking : the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism / Geoff Nicholson.

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Publisher

New York : Riverhead Books, 2008.

Date

2008.

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N796.51/43

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74VM0pwg4jQd

Language

English

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Contents

276 p. ; 22 cm. Los Angeles : walking wounded with Ray and Phil and others -- Eccentrics, obsessives, artists : walks with Richard Long, captain Barclay, et al. -- Nicholson's London, your London, anybody's London -- As I tripped out one morning : music, movement, movies -- A man walks into a bar :...

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Publisher

New York : Riverhead Books, 2008.

Subjects

Subjects and topics

Walking Voyages and travels

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Summary

"Geoff Nicholson is a master chronicler of the hidden subversive twists on a seemingly normal activity. He finds people who walk only at night, or naked, or in the shape of a circle or a cross, or for th...

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The lost art of walking : the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism / Geoff Nicholson.

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NOTES

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-273)

Date Published

2008.

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N796.51/43

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74VM0pwg4jQd

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ISBN

9781594489983

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796.51

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991001633539702626

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