A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland

Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher: Recorded Books

Date: January 1988

Duration: 4 hours 22 minutes


In 1773, an unlikely pair-a dominant figure of English literature and a young lawyer-set out on horseback to follow roads and cattle-trails across the Highlands to the Western Islands of Scotland. Their conversation and accounts are filled with curious detail, flashing wit and fascinating encounters with the high and low of the country.