- 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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On and off for nearly seventy years Fermor has been working on a trilogy about this epic walk.Goodbye to My Hero
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.”
She hates books,” writes Fermor, she “has never read any of mine.
Fermor by this time, finding that there was no crossing the rivers, had returned.With Frederick the Great
G. A. Henty
Say every thing affectionate for me to Captain Fermor and Mr. Fitzgerald.The History of Emily Montague
Mr. Fermor, being a merchant, was probably better supplied than the neighbouring gentry.
Fermor is swept away: this chaos, the very Prussians drawing back from it, wearied with massacring, lasts till about one o'clock.
Fermor determines to try Custrin in the like way,—if peradventure Prussian soldiery be like Turk?