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The Royal Road to Romance

Travelers" Tales Classics

by Richard Halliburton

  • 391 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Travelers" Tales .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel writing,
  • Travel - General,
  • Travel,
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • Travel / General,
  • Special Interest - Adventure,
  • Voyages and travels

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages376
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8703208M
    ISBN 101885211538
    ISBN 109781885211538

    "The Royal Road to Romance" chronicles the author's choice of adventure over career after graduating from college in the early s, and includes his recollections of a breakthrough ascent of the Matterhorn to being jailed on Gibraltar for taking forbidden photos. Get this from a library! The royal road to romance,. [Richard Halliburton] -- When Richard Halliburton graduated from college, he chose adventure over a career, traveling the world with almost no money. The Royal Road to Romance chronicles what happened as a result, from a.

    On the strength of his lecturing and increasing celebrity appeal, publisher Bobbs-Merrill, whose editor-in-chief David Laurance Chambers was also a Princeton graduate, accepted Halliburton's first book, The Royal Road to Romance (). Halliburton's first book, published in by Bobbs-Merrill as The Royal Road to Romance, became a tion: Travel writer, journalist, lecturer.   Richard Halliburton was a writer, lecturer, and world traveler. He published numerous books in his short lifetime, including The Royal Road to Romance, Glorious Adventure, and The Complete Book of Marvels. Halliburton is known for having paid the lowest toll to cross the Panama Canal, which he swam in , paying 36 cents/5(15).

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He was able to publish several more books describing later travels before losing his life on a Chinese junk preparing to sail in it /5(54). The Royal Road to Romance book. Read 63 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

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I knew his family personally so had more than the usual interest in his life and experiences. He was able to publish several more books describing later travels before losing his life on a Chinese junk preparing to sail in it /5(36). With only a few dollars in his pocket, he took his first steps in a journey that took him around the world.

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The Royal Road to Romance () is his report of his grand adventure, a narrative of some sixteen months of "hobohemism" across the globe.

His mother must have been mortified when she read it. It's a jolly tale told with dash in impetuous, flamboyant prose that fully captures the author's youthful energy/5(30).

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