The Southern Fells

The Southern Fells was published in April 1960 and was dedicated to: “The hardiest of all fellwalkers THE SHEEP OF LAKELAND the truest lovers of the mountains, their natural homes and providers of their food and shelter” Even before the book was released, it was highly anticipated to be his biggest selling Lakeland guide of all. Not surprisingly, as this...

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The Northern Fells

The Northern Fells was published in April 1962 and was dedicated to: “Those who travel alone THE SOLITARY WANDERERS ON THE FELLS who find contentment in the companionship of the mountains and of the creatures of the mountains” The fifth book in the series was expected to be the biggest seller yet. Keswick was a popular holiday destination, and most...

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