Robert Macfarlane
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Robert Macfarlane

Robert Macfarlane is the author of prize-winning and bestselling books about landscape, nature, people and place, including Mountains of the Mind: A History of a Fascination (2003), The Wild Places (2007), The Old Ways (2012), Holloway (2013, with Stanley Donwood and Dan Richards), Landmarks (2015), The Lost Words: A Spell Book (with the artist Jackie Morris, 2017) and Underland: A Deep Time Journey (2019). His work has been translated into many languages, won prizes around the world, and his books have been widely adapted for film, television, stage and radio. He has collaborated with artists, film-makers, actors, photographers and musicians, including Hauschka, Willem Dafoe, Karine Polwart and Stanley Donwood. In 2017 he was awarded the EM Forster Prize for Literature by the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

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    • Underland

    • A Deep Time Journey
    • By: Robert Macfarlane
    • Narrated by: Matthew Waterson
    • Length: 12 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17

    Robert Macfarlane delivers his masterpiece: an epic exploration of the Earth's underworlds as they exist in myth, literature, memory, and the land itself....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful book, disappointing narrator

    • By Clare Woods on 07-05-19

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Old Ways

    • A Journey on Foot
    • By: Robert Macfarlane
    • Narrated by: Robin Sachs
    • Length: 11 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 147
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 130
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 134

    From the acclaimed author of The Wild Places comes an engrossing exploration of walking and thinking....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Landscapes I will never walk

    • By Amazon Customer on 12-28-17

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Mountains of the Mind

    • Adventures in Reaching the Summit
    • By: Robert Macfarlane
    • Narrated by: James A. Gillies
    • Length: 9 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Combining accounts of legendary mountain ascents with vivid descriptions of his own forays into wild, high landscapes, Robert Macfarlane reveals how the mystery of the world's highest places has come to grip the Western imagination....

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The Lost Words

    • By: Robert Macfarlane, Jackie Morris
    • Narrated by: Edith Bowman, Guy Garvey, Cerys Matthews, and others
    • Length: 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 8

    From best-selling Landmarks author Robert Macfarlane and acclaimed artist and author Jackie Morris, a beautiful collection of poems to help readers rediscover the magic of the natural world....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Really beautiful!

    • By hmltwin on 06-18-19

    Regular price: $11.17

    • Landmarks

    • By: Robert Macfarlane
    • Narrated by: Roy McMillan
    • Length: 8 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 123
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 106
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 104

    Words are grained into our landscapes, and landscapes are grained into our words. Landmarks is about the power of language to shape our sense of place....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Buy the book

    • By Kindle Customer on 08-08-17

    Regular price: $20.66

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