Sandstone Press

Daniel Defoe's Railway Journey by Stuart Campbell

RRP: £8.99
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781910985700
Publication Date: 20/07/2017
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Daniel Defoe's Railway Journey
A Surreal Odyssey Through Modern Britain

Stuart Campbell

Daniel Defoe’s Railway Journey describes the odyssey undertaken by two eccentric pensioners as they travel on every mile of railway track in the UK. Surreal and poignant by turns, Stuart Campbell describes the people they meet and the unwanted adventures that befall them. He is aided and abetted by the ghost of Daniel Defoe, writer, soldier, businessman and spy who completed his own journey in the 1720s.

Stuart Campbell

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Stuart Campbell has worked as an English teacher, Advisor, Communications Lecturer, Education Manager and Consultant in the Lothians for longer than he cares to remember. He is now gainfully...

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‘'A fascinating insight into the lives of ordinary - and not-so-ordinary - travellers" "bizarre and enlightening'’
-The Sunday Post