Exploring the Regent's Canal
Dr. Michael Essex-Lopresti
- Price: £9.95
- Publisher: Brewin Books
- ISBN: 9781858584423
- Availability: In Stock
Now in its fifth edition, Dr. Essex-Lopresti
has fully updated and revised the definitive text on Nash’s well known London
The Regent’s Canal was originally
constructed in 1812 and still provides both transport and pleasure for
Londoners and visitors today, some 175 years later.
Dr. Essex-Lopresti’s book serves both as a
history and as a detailed guide, and is a companion volume to his “Exploring
The New River”, also published by Brewin Books.
The author has owned a canal boat since
1972 and while cruising with his wife, they have taken the opportunity of
exploring the countryside and visiting places of interest alongside the
The history of inland waterways in Britain is an absorbing study and when asked by the Inland Waterway Association in 1976 to institute guided walks along the Regent’s Canal in London, he happily undertook the necessary research and the monthly walks continue after over thirty years.
|Dimensions||210mm x 148mm|
|Illustrations||54 black & white|