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A Ladys Life in Rcky Mts

Isabella Bird

A Ladys Life in Rcky Mts

by Isabella Bird

  • 336 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Ballantine Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Nonfiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10681819M
    ISBN 100345222938
    ISBN 109780345222930

    Join me and my guest, Judy Goebel as we prepare a Rocky Mountain meal while discussing Isabella Bird's "A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains" on Dinner and a Book. Aired: 04/20/13 Rating: NR. A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains is an unchanged, high-quality reprint of the original edition of Hansebooks is editor of the literature on different topic areas such as research and science, travel and expeditions, cooking and nutrition, medicine, and other genres. As a publisher we focus on the preservation of historical literature.

    Get this from a library! A lady's life in the Rocky Mountains. [Isabella L Bird] -- In , Isabella Bird, daughter of a clergyman, set off alone to the Antipodes 'in search of health' and found she had embarked on a life of adventurous travel. In , wearing Hawaiian riding. A Lady’s Life in the Rocky Mountains. Our readings come from Isabella Bird's book A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains. The book, published in , sold quite well. Her English compatriots were hungry for books about America and the American West, and A Lady's Life and her other books kept them nourished and entertained.

    A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains is one of the many books published in the late 19th and early 20th centuries that makes me so grateful to have an e-reader. So many of these books are hard to find now, and they are just fascinating. And so many of them were written by women! Born in , Isabella, daughter of a clergyman, set off alone to the Antipodes in 'in search of health' and found she had embarked on a life of adventurous travel. In , wearing Hawaiian riding dress, she rode on her spirited horse Birdie through the American 'Wild West', a terrain only recently opened to pioneer settlement.


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"A Lady's Life" is a most excellent value new and even better used at one cent a copy. This well-presented edition comes with an introductory essay by historian Daniel Boostin, an outstanding map of Isabella's tour, and a usable index, etchings of glorious scenery and on the cover, a painting of the Glacier Point view with half-dome in by: A cosmopolitan, middle-aged Englishwoman touring the Rocky Mountains inIsabella Bird had embarked upon A Ladys Life in Rcky Mts book trip that called for as much stamina as would have been expected of an explorer or anthropologist — and she was neither!4/5.

A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains contains letters written to her sister during her six-month journey through the Colorado Rockies in /5(). If anyone is interested in a truly fascinating and enjoyable book about Colorado (& the rocky mountains) in the 's then this book is a MUST. Isabella travels over miles through Greeley, Fort Collins, Longmont, Denver, Colorado Springs, Fairplay, Georgetown, Boulder and Estes Park on foot & horseback/5(45).

While it's a legitimate journal of a woman's real life, her skill at conveying what she has seen and experienced results in an autobiographical account that is as evocative as Zane Grey's scenery and characterizations. Her personality comes across clearly, but it is revealed through her focus on that which is outside of herself/5().

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So get hooked on and start relishing A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains overview and detailed summary. This book contains words. by Isabella L. Bird Introduction by Daniel J. Boorstin Women were scarce enough in the West of the late nineteenth century, and a middle-aged English lady traveling alone, by horseback, was a real phenomenon.

It was during the autumn and early winter of that Isabella Bird made this extended tour of the Rocky Mountain area of Colorado. Editions for A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Kindle Edition publishe Cited by:   ‎A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains on Apple Books ‎Ina middle-aged Englishwoman toured the Colorado Rockies on horseback — alone, for the most part.4/5(1).

She was a single woman in her early forties when she made her treck through the Rocky Mountains. A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains details this fascinating account of her travels through a series of letters written to her sister, : Isabella Lucy Bird.

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