Metafictional John Fowles (1983)

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    United Kingdom

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    Non Fiction


An excerpt from the series Secrets of the Coast entitled Living on the Brink, English novelist John Fowles reads a passage from his famous novel A French Lieutenant's Woman (1969) and vividly describes the valley at Dowlands between Axmouth and Lyme Regis with its water springs, and woods of ash and beech. Created by a landslip in 1839, the valley forms part of Undercliff National Nature Reserve and is one of the largest active coastal landslide systems in Western Europe.

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