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Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome. My childhood reading was definitely English flavoured, and yet we identified so strongly with the characters, wanting so much to create our own adventures

My childhood reading was definitely English flavoured, and yet we identified so strongly with the characters, wanting so much to create our own adventures

'The World of Arthur Ransome' by Christina Hardyment ~ an excellent biography will numerous photographs

'The World of Arthur Ransome' by Christina Hardyment ~ an excellent biography with numerous photographs

Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome. (I bought the British version of the Puffin paperbacks when I was a kid.)

A classic of childhood adventure stories. It's weird to think the Walker children and Nancy and Peggy would be teenagers and young adults in

Author Arthur Ransome loathed BBC's 'Swallows and Amazons', his diaries reveal - News - TV & Radio - The Independent

Author Arthur Ransome loathed BBC's 'Swallows and Amazons', his diaries reveal

Author Arthur Ransome loathed BBC's 'Swallows and Amazons', his diaries reveal - News - TV & Radio - The Independent

Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp in Rhyme’ by Arthur Ransome, illustrated by Thomas Mackenzie. Published 1920 by Brentano’s

Thomas Mackenzie - Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp in Rhyme, by Arthur Ransome - 1920

There was a real Swallow that Arthur Ransome and his friends used in the English Lake District. It is the boat described in Swallows and Amazons.

There was a real Swallow that Arthur Ransome and his friends used in the English…

This drawing, by Arthur Ransome, shows John at the tiller of Swallow. It is taken from the second book in the series, Swallowdale

This drawing, by Arthur Ransome, shows John at the tiller of Swallow. It is taken from the second book in the series, Swallowdale.

**Dyed to Order** Please be aware that there is a 1 -2 week processing time however, typically yarn is dispatched within a week of your order being placed  The Inspiration: Carefree childhood days spent sailing on The great lake of the north in the Cumbrian Lake District is what a group of children did in Arthur Ransomes adventure book Swallows and Amazons. Having visited the Lake District and Lake Windemere which is thought to be one of the lakes that inspired Arthur Ransome, I was thrilled…

Hand Dyed Sock/Fingering Weight Yarn - 100g 75/25 Superwash Merino/Nylon - Swallows and Amazons

**Dyed to Order** Please be aware that there is a 1 -2 week processing time however, typically yarn is dispatched within a week of your order being placed The Inspiration: Carefree childhood days spent sailing on The great lake of the north in the Cumbrian Lake District is what a group of children did in Arthur Ransomes adventure book Swallows and Amazons. Having visited the Lake District and Lake Windemere which is thought to be one of the lakes that inspired Arthur Ransome, I was thrilled…

Swallows-And-Amazons-Arthur-Ransome-1962-ID-08262

Swallows And Amazons (Arthur Ransome - 1962) (ID:08262)

Swallows-And-Amazons-Arthur-Ransome-1962-ID-08262

British journalist Arthur Ransome was working as a spy based in Moscow. He was dating Trotsky's secretary and passing secrets back to Britain.  ~Repinned Via Sceptre Books

British journalist Arthur Ransome was working as a spy based in Moscow. He was dating Trotsky's secretary and passing secrets back to Britain.

FANS of Arthur Ransome who want to take part in a marathon reading of the classic Lake District story Swallows and Amazons can now volunteer via…

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Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp in Rhyme’ by Arthur Ransome, illustrated by Thomas Mackenzie. Published 1920 by Brentano’s

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Thomas Blakeley Mackenzie : Illustration for “Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp In Rhyme” written by Arthur Ransome, c.