England Beautiful (page 1/5)

[picture: Front Cover of ``England Beautiful'']

Title: England Beautiful

Author: Nutting, Wallace

City: Garden City, New York

Date: 1936

Total items: 20

out of copyright (called public domain in the USA), hence royalty-free for all purposes usage credit requested, or as marked.

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[picture: The Ancient Yew]

The Ancient Yew

A huge yew tree overshadows an even older church in this gloomy unkempt churchyard; tombs and graves of various sorts are visible in the long grass. [more...]

[picture: A Saxon Mill]

A Saxon Mill

This is instantly recognizable as the Saxon Mill at Guy’s Cliffe in Warwickshire; it’s mentiontd in the Domesday Book, and there’s a stone dated 1060 by the door, although the mill was running (it’s said) two hunred years earlier, so that it might have ground the corn to make the flour that went into [...] [more...]

[picture: Druid's Glen]

Druid’s Glen

“We dislike the word river for these mountain streams which are quite small except in wrong impression to an American. They are brooks, or streams, or creeks, to our eyes and so broken by rocks and winding from the effect of the troubling hills that they become dear and intimate; friendly [...] [more...]

[picture: Ilfracombe]


The rocky shore at Ilfracombe, North Devon.

[picture: The Portal]

The Portal

An unidentified castle entrance, overrun by ivy or creepers. I don’t recognise this entrance; any help would be welcome.

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Pictures from England Beautiful by Wallace Nutting (1861 – 1941), illustrated by the author.

This book was published in the USA in 1936, and copyright was not renewed in 1963, 1964 or 1965, which means it is in the public domain and out of copyright.

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