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    The Living Mountain: A Celebration of the Cairngorm Mountains of Scotland (Canons) pdf ↠ ratitechnologies.co.za Read Ms Shepherd can really write and this is the culmination of a lifetime wandering the Cairngorms A long lovely prayer to a great mountain range and after writing it she sat it aside for 30 years to age like a fine

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    Nan Shepherd ô 5 characters Free read ß PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ô Nan Shepherd The Living Mountain: A Celebration of the Cairngorm Mountains of Scotland (Canons) pdf ↠ ratitechnologies.co.za Read This reviewer has spent years exploring the Cairngorm mountains in the Highlands of Scotland What a pleasure to find an author with the skill to describe the experience of knowing these mountains in all their glory The author was a native of northeast Scotland and spent an active lifetime exploring the Cairngorms especia

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The Living Mountain: A Celebration of the Cairngorm Mountains of Scotland (Canons) characters ¾ 105 St led her to write this classic meditation on the magnificence of mountains and on our imaginative relationship with the wild world around us Composed during the Second World War the manuscript of The Living Mountain lay untouched forthan thirty years before it was finally published. Ms Shepherd can really write and this is the culmination of a lifetime wandering the Cairngorms A long lovely prayer to a great mountain range and after writing it she sat it aside for 30 years to age like a fine Single Malt Whiskey And by the way some of the worlds finest Single Malt s are made in or immediately adjacent to the Cairngorms And the water she write of so beautifully that flows out of the Cairngorms goes into those great Scotch s A great book to read to someone you love on one of those night s when the Moon or the Demon s interrupt sleep

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The Living Mountain: A Celebration of the Cairngorm Mountains of Scotland (Canons) characters ¾ 105 'The finest book ever written on nature and landscape in Britain' GuardianIntroduction by Robert Macfarlane Afterword by Jeanette WintersonIn this masterpiece of nature writing Nan Shepherd describes her journeys into the Cairngorm mountains of Scotland There she encounters a world t. Classic kla sik Noun thick book clotted with agate font thrilling as carrots racing to the finish lineWhen The Living Mountain was described to me as a classic I applied the above definition and kept away from it Then I discovered the book had only 108 pages It was by that sad standard I chose to buy it Wrong criterion Splendid decisionIn this edition the text is preceded by a twenty five page Introduction by Robert Macfarlane It is a separate gem in no small part because of the multiple uotes from the forthcoming textAnd then you are in it as fully immersed in Nan Shepherd s prose as she is in the mountain itself On page eleven she strikes home her central message She writes of the summits around her I knew when I had looked for a long time that I had hardly begun to see From that point on you are her guest working to see better the mountain and its world In her company you will feel touch and see things previously beyond reach including walking through a cloud an experience few people likely even considerIn a chapter on Light and Air you will confront the power of shadows to cast an etching of grass distinct and black a miracle of exact detail Shepherd is no mountain idolator Life has not much margin here she says Work goes on from dark to dark Yet in her deep and careful persistence she proves an enveloping champion Whether you give it conscious thought or not she writes you are touching life and something within you knows it Even from a distance of several decades and the interposition of the printed page I also knew I was touching a living mountain An exceptionally fine reading experience

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The Living Mountain: A Celebration of the Cairngorm Mountains of Scotland (Canons) characters ¾ 105 Hat can be breathtakingly beautiful at times and shockingly harsh at others Her intense poetic prose explores and records the rocks rivers creatures and hidden aspects of this remarkable landscape Shepherd spent a lifetime in search of the 'essential nature' of the Cairngorms; her ue. When I started this book I did not know what to expect I started at the beginning but soon found that I wanted to jump right into her words and not read through the intermediary introduction I found myself marking passage after passage laughing out loud and being stung by the beauty of her words Even though I know nothing of the lambs she references she brings them alive

  • Audio CD
  • 160pages
  • The Living Mountain: A Celebration of the Cairngorm Mountains of Scotland (Canons)
  • Nan Shepherd
  • English
  • 03 April 2019
  • 0857861832