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Beatrix Potter's Lake District

Paperback

From family holidays on the shores of Windermere and Derwentwater to the farms spread throughout what is now the UKs most popular National Park, this book explores the places Beatrix Potter loved the most and looks at her amazing legacy to the nation.

What Beatrix Potter took from Lakelands spectacular landscape in the form of inspiration for her world-famous childrens books, she gave back more than ten-fold as a conservationist. Her passion for the fells and the dales, and for the areas cultural heritage, prompted her to buy up thousands of acres of farmland. And, with typical foresight and wisdom, having nurtured that land for decades, she left most of it to the National Trust. From family holidays on the shores of Windermere and Derwentwater to the farms spread throughout what is now the UKs most popular National Park, this book explores the places Beatrix Potter loved the most and looks at her amazing legacy to the nation.

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ISBN

978-1-84359-509-0

Publication Date

04-05-2016

Format

Paperback

Pages

48 pages

Dimensions

210x210mm

Author

Vivienne Crow and National Trust Books

Product Description

From family holidays on the shores of Windermere and Derwentwater to the farms spread throughout what is now the UKs most popular National Park, this book explores the places Beatrix Potter loved the most and looks at her amazing legacy to the nation.

What Beatrix Potter took from Lakelands spectacular landscape in the form of inspiration for her world-famous childrens books, she gave back more than ten-fold as a conservationist. Her passion for the fells and the dales, and for the areas cultural heritage, prompted her to buy up thousands of acres of farmland. And, with typical foresight and wisdom, having nurtured that land for decades, she left most of it to the National Trust. From family holidays on the shores of Windermere and Derwentwater to the farms spread throughout what is now the UKs most popular National Park, this book explores the places Beatrix Potter loved the most and looks at her amazing legacy to the nation.

ISBN

978-1-84359-509-0

Publication Date

04-05-2016

Format

Paperback

Pages

48 pages

Dimensions

210x210mm

Product Description

From family holidays on the shores of Windermere and Derwentwater to the farms spread throughout what is now the UKs most popular National Park, this book explores the places Beatrix Potter loved the most and looks at her amazing legacy to the nation.

What Beatrix Potter took from Lakelands spectacular landscape in the form of inspiration for her world-famous childrens books, she gave back more than ten-fold as a conservationist. Her passion for the fells and the dales, and for the areas cultural heritage, prompted her to buy up thousands of acres of farmland. And, with typical foresight and wisdom, having nurtured that land for decades, she left most of it to the National Trust. From family holidays on the shores of Windermere and Derwentwater to the farms spread throughout what is now the UKs most popular National Park, this book explores the places Beatrix Potter loved the most and looks at her amazing legacy to the nation.

Author

Vivienne Crow and National Trust Books