Old books and geographical confusion!

As I’ve mentioned in the past, I spend a lot of my leisure time browsing used book stores, charity shops and car boot sales. I often buy old history, especially popular history, books if I see them for cheap — like this 50p car boot sale find!

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Hey, Early England is my specialist subject! Let’s see what we can learn.

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OK, a geography prize in 1929. Not bad condition for its age. Let’s see if we can learn something about geography!

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That Beowulf takes us off to a good start, but I was really hoping to learn more about early England!

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What?!

whereland

bigland

england

hugeland

That is the first story in the book.

I don’t think that’s a great thing to do to someone who you want to encourage to be good at geography.

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Old books and geographical confusion!