The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady by Edith Holden

The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady

Edith Holden

176 pages first pub 1977 (editions)

nonfiction art nature reflective slow-paced


On 1st January 1906, Edith Holden made the first entry in a diary which was to record the countryside through the changing seasons of that year. It was initially written to encourage her pupils at Solihull school to learn more about nature.

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informative 63%
lighthearted 59%
relaxing 59%
inspiring 54%
reflective 40%
hopeful 13%
adventurous 9%


slow 55%
fast 25%
medium 20%

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