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A Field Guide to the Peoples of the British Isles [9781786076922]

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For people-watchers everywhere, this is the definitive guide to one of the strangest peoples in existence: the British.

Discover the weird, loveable and inexplicable variety of beings populating these isles, each with their own delightful quirks and oddities. Learn to spot the difference between landed gentry and oligarchs, amateur artist and hipster. Recognise the middle-aged couple on their way to Glastonbury and the Brit on holiday.

Soon you'll be spying them everywhere.


AUTHOR: Chelsea Renton is an acclaimed portrait artist who has spent her career observing the British in all their foibles, follies, warts and wrinkles. Her Field Guide has been a popular feature in the Oldie for two years. She lives in Lewes. @chelsearentonartist on Instagram, chelsearenton.com
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Chelsea Renton
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07-Nov-2019
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128
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