Isabella L. Bird

Isabella L. Bird


Born
in Boroughbridge, The United Kingdom
October 15, 1831

Died
October 07, 1904

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Isabella Lucy Bird (October 15, 1831 – October 7, 1904) was a nineteenth-century English traveller, writer, and a natural historian.

Works:
* The Englishwoman in America (1856)
* Pen and Pencil Sketches Among The Outer Hebrides (published in The Leisure Hour) (1866)
* The Hawaiian Archipelago (1875)
* The Two Atlantics (published in The Leisure Hour) (1876)
* Australia Felix: Impressions of Victoria and Melbourne (published in The Leisure Hour) (1877)
* A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains (1879)
* Unbeaten Tracks in Japan (1880)
* Sketches In The Malay Peninsula (published in The Leisure Hour) (1883)
* The Golden Chersonese and the way Thither (1883)
* A Pilgrimage To Sinai (published in The Leisure Hour) (1886)
* Journeys in Persia and Kur
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A Lady's Life in the Rocky ...

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Unbeaten Tracks in Japan

3.81 avg rating — 243 ratings — published 1881 — 84 editions
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Six Months in the Sandwich ...

3.86 avg rating — 194 ratings — published 1875 — 59 editions
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Adventures in the Rocky Mou...

3.83 avg rating — 134 ratings — published 1879 — 3 editions
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Among the Tibetans

3.50 avg rating — 135 ratings — published 1894 — 80 editions
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Englishwoman in America

3.68 avg rating — 90 ratings — published 1856 — 44 editions
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The Golden Chersonese

3.90 avg rating — 60 ratings — published 1883 — 46 editions
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The Yangtze Valley and Beyond

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Korea and Her Neighbours: A...

3.97 avg rating — 32 ratings — published 1985 — 29 editions
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Notes on Old Edinburgh

3.73 avg rating — 26 ratings — published 1869 — 8 editions
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More books by Isabella L. Bird…
“I have found a dream of beauty at which one might look all one's life and sigh.”
Isabella L. Bird, Adventures in the Rocky Mountains

“Truly a good horse, good ground to gallop on, and sunshine, make up the sum of enjoyable travelling.”
Isabella L. Bird, Unbeaten Tracks in Japan

“I sat down and knitted for some time - my usual resource under discouraging circumstances.”
Isabella L. Bird, A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains

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