Fermor

noun
  1. Sir Patrick (Michael) Leigh . 1915–2011, British traveller and author, noted esp for the travel books A Time of Gifts (1977) and Between the Woods and the Water (1986)
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Contemporary Examples of fermor

  • On and off for nearly seventy years Fermor has been working on a trilogy about this epic walk.

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    Goodbye to My Hero

    William Dalrymple

    June 20, 2011

  • Unity, Debo writes to Fermor, “was a round peg in a round hole & was a casualty of the foul war like millions of others.”

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    The Duchess Tells All

    Chloë Schama

    November 25, 2010

  • She hates books,” writes Fermor, she “has never read any of mine.

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    The Duchess Tells All

    Chloë Schama

    November 25, 2010

Historical Examples of fermor