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Souvenirs of Modestine

Wally Allan

Souvenirs of Modestine

a musical journey in Stevenson"s footsteps

by Wally Allan

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Published by Hat Trick Records in [Edinburgh] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stevenson, Robert Louis, -- 1850-1894.

  • Edition Notes

    Hat Trick Records HT CD 003.

    Statementwith Wally Allan and John Shedden. Transcript.
    ContributionsShedden, John.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21004891M

      The book was a sensation after it's release– inspiring a movie adaptation and surge prices to Bali — but it also touched the lives of those who read it. Author: Charlotte Chilton. The Stevenson Song Book’. Tom Clelland and others (). From a Garden of Songs. Modestine Music. WH [Produced by Tom Clelland and Kris Koren: with settings principally by Tom Clelland and Robin Laing, and single songs by Davie Scott, Don Dougal, John Malcolm, and Duncan McCrone.

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The Souvenir is a graceful blend of history, wartime storytelling and investigative reporting that dives deep into the traumatic experiences of war. Military enthusiasts, especially veterans and their families, will find The Souvenir a proactive [and] rewarding read.”—/5(29).

Robert Lewis Stevenson was a Scottish writer most famous for works such as Treasure Island,Kidnapped (Bantam Classics), and The Strange Case of Dr.

Jekyll & Mr.at the age of 28, he took a 12 day, mile walk with a donkey, in one of the most remote areas of France/5(76). Series: Among My Souvenirs (Book 1) Hardcover: pages; Publisher: Concetta Literary; Large Print edition (Decem ) Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: pounds (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: out of 5 stars 74 customer ratings/5(74).

The book itself leaves us with the same feeling we often get from veterans of that particular war--that there is so much more to tell. Her father tells a bit of the horror that occurred, In The Souvenir: A Daughter Discovers Her Father's War Louise Steinman discovers her father's letters to her mother during the Second World War and begins to understand a bit of what he went /5.

Funny and entertaining, Travels with a Donkey in The Cevennes is an interesting travel book. A vast departure from Robert Louis Stevensons more well know work. After reading this book it felt like the time frame was longer than it was I think due to the overall descriptions of Protestant suppression in the region, there was a good deal of time /5.

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Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes: An Inland Voyage a secret shame and the fear of some laughable defeat withheld me from tampering with Modestine.

She tripped along upon her four small hoofs with a sober daintiness of gait; from time to time she shook her ears or her tail; and she looked so small under the bundle that my mind misgave. The other principal character is Modestine, a stubborn, Steinbeck and his wife Elaine were inspired by Stevenson in choosing the title of his book Travels with Charley.

Adaptations Films. Voyage avec un âne dans les Cévennes (), directed by Jean Kerchbron. A Time of Gifts, Patrick Leigh Fermor () This is book one of a planned trilogy about the late writer's journey on foot from Holland to Istanbul in No matter, said Colin Thubron: This.

Modest Gifts is full of what the author calls casual pleasureswitty, naughty, and surprisingly tender verse and art.

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Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My libraryMissing: Modestine. Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes and an Inland Voyage | Stevenson is best remembered for Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and The Strange Case of Dr.

Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. We are travelers in the wilderness of the world-travelers with a donkey. So Robert Louis Stevenson wrote to a friend on completing this enchanting account of a journey in rural France Missing: Modestine.

A classic of travel writing, this book recounts Stevenson's adventures on an extended walk through uplands and mountains in south-western France. Humorous on his own failings as a traveller, and on his travails with Modestine the self-willed donkey, it is also an exploration of peasant life in an area marked by the violence of the wars of religion/5(11).

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He 3/5(2). The walking trip that Stevenson describes in [i]Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes[/i] () was taken when the nascent author was still in his twenties and pining for a lost love.

Accompanied by Modestine, the eponymous donkey he hired to carry his camping gear, the journey proved both challenging and : CreateSpace Publishing. Souvenirs is the 14th studio album by John Prine, released in Originally intended for German-only release, the album consists of new performances of some of Prine's most popular early songs.

Originally intended for German-only release, the album consists of new performances of some of Prine's most popular early : Folk, alt-country, Americana. LibriVox recording of Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes, by Robert Louis by Patrick Wallace.

For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel's sake. The great affair is to move; to feel the needs and hitches of our life more nearly; to come down off this feather-bed of civilization, and find the globe granite underfoot and strewn with cutting flints.

InRobert Louis Stevenson was suffering from poor health, struggling to survive on the income derived from his writings, and tormented by his infatuation with Fanny Osbourne, a married American woman.

His response was to embark on a journey through the Cevennes with a donkey, Modestine, and Brand: Penguin Publishing Group. The Souvenir book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Bestselling author Emma Nichols presents a new adult contemporary r /5.Travels with a donkey in the Cevennes is a lovely and short tale to read. In many places it is humourous, particularly Stevenson's exploits with the donkey, whom he christened "Modestine". There are beautiful descriptions of the landscape, nature and the people he encountered in the best tradition of travel literature, particularly hiking in /5(13).Robert Louis Stevenson was a Scottish essayist, poet, novelist, and travel writer.

His most famous works are Kidnapped, Dr Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, and Treasure Island. Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes was published in and is considered to be one of the earliest books of outdoor recreational literature/5(7).