Views afoot; or, Europe seen with knapsack and staff; by Bayard Taylor.

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Subjects:

  • European history (ie other than Britain & Ireland),
  • World history,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: World,
  • Europe,
  • United States - General,
  • History / United States / General,
  • Europe - General
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages518
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Open LibraryOL8510965M
ISBN 101425557678
ISBN 109781425557676
OCLC/WorldCa154784492

VIEWS A-FOOT; OR EUROPE SEEN WITH KNAPSACK AND STAFF. BY J. BAYARD TAYLOR. WITH A PREFACE BY N.P. WILLIS. "Jog on, jog on, the foot-path way, And merrily hent the stile-a; A merry heart goes all the day, Your sad tires in a mile-a." _Winter's Tale._ . "Within a year after the acquaintance was formed, Mr. Putnam had the pleasure of publishing the narrative of this young printer's trip over the continent under the title of 'Views Afoot, or Europe seen with a Knapsack and Staff,' by Bayard Taylor. On its publication, the English reviews gave it . Art. IX.? Views afoot; or Europe seen with Knapsack and Staff. By J. Bayard Taylor. With a Preface by N. P. Willis. New York: Wiley & Putnam. 12mo. pp. There is something which we like well in the title of this unpretending work ; it is straightforward and expressive, suiting well with the character in which the writer presents. Views Afoot; or, Europe Seen with Knapsack and Staff. New York: Wiley & Putnam, Eldorado; or, Adventures in the Path of Empire. New York: George P. Putnam, Central Asia-Travels In Cashmere, Little Thibet and Central Asia. New York: Scribner, Armstrong, Poetry. Ximena, or the Battle of the Sierra Morena and Other Poems.

articles into book form. In , accordingly, appeared his Views Afoot, or Europe seen with Knapsack and Staff (2 vols, New York). This pleasant book had considerable popularity, and its author now found himself a recognized man of letters. He was asked to serve as an editorial assistant for Graham's Magazine for a few months in That. In , accordingly, appeared his Views Afoot, or Europe seen with Knapsack and Staff (2 vols., New York). New York). This pleasant book had considerable popularity, and its author now found himself a recognized man of letters; moreover, Horace Greeley, then editor of the Tribune, placed Taylor on the Tribune staff () thus securing him a. In , he published a collection of those articles in two volumes as Views Afoot, or Europe seen with Knapsack and Staff. [3] That publication resulted in an invitation to serve as an editorial assistant for Graham's Magazine for a few months in [5]. The accounts which he sent from Europe to The New York Tribune, The Saturday Evening Post, and The United States Gazette were so highly appreciated that on Taylor's return to America, he was advised to compile his articles into book form. In , he published Views Afoot, or Europe seen with Knapsack and Staff (2 vols, New York). This book's.

His letters were widely read, and shortly after his return were collected in "Views Afoot, or Europe seen with Knapsack and Staff" (New York, ). Six editions were sold within the year. In December, , Taylor bought, with a friend as partner, a printing-office in his native county, and began to publish the Phoenixville "Pioneer.". In , accordingly, appeared his "Views Afoot, or Europe seen with Knapsack and Staff" (2 vols, New York). This pleasant book had considerable popularity, and its author now found himself a recognized man of letters; moreover, Horace Greeley, then editor of the "Tribune", placed Taylor on the "Tribune" staff () thus securing him a. Who is Bayard Taylor? Bayard Taylor, was a poet, literary critic, translator and travel author. In , he published Views Afoot, or Europe seen with Knapsack and Staff. This book’s success brought Taylor recognition as an author and was asked to serve as an editorial assistant for Graham’s Magazine for a few months in

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Much of his advise would be good advise today. What goes around comes around. His cost for the two year trip inleaving from New York, Trekking through Europe for 2 years and returning to New York was $/5(3). Views afoot; or, Europe seen with knapsack and staff; by Bayard Taylor.

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Views a-foot: or, Europe seen with knapsack and staff. [Bayard Taylor]. Bayard Taylor (Janu – Decem ) was an American poet, Ina collection of his articles was published in two volumes as Views Afoot, or Europe seen with Knapsack and Staff.

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explanation, but needs no apology. Bayard Taylor, from a Quaker family in Pennsylvania set off at the age of twenty for a two year exploration of Europe, to be financed by journalism.

His Views Afoot, or Europe seen with Knapsack and Staff () was a best-seller and launched his career as a writer, lecturer and finally as a diplomat. About Bayard Taylor: An American poet, literary critic, translator, fiction and travel was born on Janu ,[1] in Kennett Square 4/5.

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This pleasant book had considerable popularity, and its author now found himself a recognized man of letters; moreover, Horace Greeley, then editor of the Tribune, placed Taylor on the Tribune staff () thus securing him a certain if a Born: Views Afoot; or, Europe seen with a Knapsack and Staff () is a compilation of all the articles he wrote during the two years, which had been widely read and highly entertaining to his readers.

It would prove to be a long-standing success with a number of reprints over the next thirteen years. Inaccordingly, appeared his Views Afoot, or Europe seen with Knapsack and Staff (2 vols, New York). This pleasant book had considerable popularity, and its author now found himself a recognized man of letters.

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Views A-Foot: J Bayard Taylor: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Inaccordingly, appeared his Views Afoot; or, Europe seen with knapsack and staff (2 volumes, New York). This pleasant book had considerable popularity, and its author now found himself a recognized man of letters.

He was asked to serve as an editorial assistant for Graham's Magazine for a few months in Klappentext Excerpt from Views a-Foot: Or Europe Seen With Knapsack and Staff In preparing the present edition of his book, the author at first contemplated a complete revision.

The fact that seven editions had been sold in a year and a half from the publication, seemed to require that he should make such improvements as his riper judgment suggested, and which should render it.

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Yours, most sincerely, J. BAYARD TAYLOR. CONTENTS. IThe Voyage.Views A-Foot: or Europe Seen with Knapsack and Staff By J. Bayard Taylor with a preface by N.P. Willis Published by David McKay, Detailed cloth boards with gilt title on spine and gilt title on front board stating "American classics".

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