By Clarissa Dickson Wright
The indispensable Englishwoman Clarissa Dickson Wright, one of many Two fats Ladies and writer of Spilling the Beans, takes us on a private trip throughout the state of her birth.
From Cornwall to Cumbria, Norfolk to Northumbria she brings her awesome wisdom, large ardour, forthright evaluations and inimitable wit to the certain historical past and nearby personality of each nook of England.
In her cornucopia of neighborhood wisdom she finds, for instance, how Boudicca was once the unique Essex lady, that Lincolnshire has a coriander crop moment simply in dimension to India's, and simply why a Cornish pasty should not comprise carrots.
As a lot an wonderful narrative because it is a go back and forth spouse, Clarissa's England will amuse, enlighten, shock and pleasure all those that learn it.
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