"Dans les Galles du nord"

Name of traveller

Henri Potez (1863-1946?)

Reason for travel

  • leisurely travel

Date of travel

undated, ca. early 1900s


  • art: contains a number of photographs
  • customs: frequent, clichéd references to Ireland, Scotland, Brittany
  • literature: frequent references to Walter Scott (1771-1832)
  • terrain:
    • constrasts rural north Wales with the industrialised hell of Birmingham
    • descriptions of landscape from the summit of Snowdon
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Type of publication

illustrated essay


Potez, Henri. "Dans le Galles du Nord." A travers le monde 16.16 (20 Apr. 1907): 121-4. Print.