About this book
Paperback edition of Macfarlane's bestselling book about paths, landscape and the human heart. One of Britain's finest nature writers, he recounts his journeys on foot following the tracks, holloways, drove-roads and sea-paths that form part of a vast ancient network of routes criss-crossing the British Isles. An ideal gift for dads on Father's Day. 'A magnificent meditation on walking and writing. An astonishingly haunted book' "Daily Telegraph"
Following the tracks, holloways, drove-roads and sea paths that form part of a ancient network of routes criss-crossing the British Isles and beyond, the author discovers a lost world - a landscape of the feet and the mind, of pilgrimage and ritual, of stories and ghosts.