Poster produced for British Railways (BR), London Midland Region (LMR), promoting rail travel to the Lake District, Cumbria, showing an illustrated map of the region. The Lake District's literary connections are also celebrated, with illustrations of the poets Shelley, Southey, Coleridge and Wordsworth, the artist and writer John Ruskin and the novelist Hugh Walpole, who all lived or worked in the area. Artwork by D W Burley. Printed by the Baynard Pres.
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