Violins of Saint-Jacques : A Tale of the Antilles (Paperback) (Patrick Leigh Fermor)

Violins of Saint-Jacques : A Tale of the Antilles (Paperback) (Patrick Leigh Fermor)

Abducting a General : The Kreipe Operation in Crete (Hardcover) (Patrick Leigh Fermor)

Abducting a General : The Kreipe Operation in Crete (Hardcover) (Patrick Leigh Fermor)

Patrick Leigh Fermor six books are published by NYRB Classics: A Time of Gifts; Between the Woods and the Water; A Time to Keep Silence; Mani; Roumeli; and The Traveller’s Tree. Also, NYRB is the publisher of In Tearing Haste: Letters Between Deborah, Duchess of Devonshire and Patrick Leigh Fermor. (these book are astonishingly wonderful. rw)

Patrick Leigh Fermor six books are published by NYRB Classics: A Time of Gifts…

Sir Patrick Leigh Fermor obituary

Sir Patrick Leigh Fermor obituary

Highly regarded travel writer and heroic wartime SOE officer

In Tearing Haste : Letters Between Deborah Devonshire and Patrick Leigh Fermor (Reprint) (Paperback)

In Tearing Haste : Letters Between Deborah Devonshire and Patrick Leigh Fermor (Reprint) (Paperback)

Patrick Leigh Fermor

How Artemis Cooper Wrote Patrick Leigh Fermor’s Biography

Sir Patrick Leigh Fermor

Obituary: Sir Patrick Leigh Fermor

Sir Patrick Leigh Fermor was famous for his exploits during World War Two, then reinvented himself as perhaps the finest travel writer of his generation.

Major Patrick Leigh Fermor

A Visit with Patrick Leigh Fermor, Part 3

Tartle, bufetak, kaelling: the foreign words to which English has no answer - Telegraph

Patrick Leigh Fermor -   British author, scholar, soldier and polyglot who played a prominent role behind the lines in the Cretan resistance during the Second World War.

Leigh Fermor was the architect of one of the most daring feats of the Second World War, the kidnapping of the commander of the German garrison on Crete, and also the author of some of the finest works in the canon of English travel writing.

patrick leigh fermor's greek house

Writer's last wish falls victim to the Greek recession

More than a year after the death of Sir Patrick Leigh Fermor, the seafront home in Greece where the travel writer spent most of his adult life is falling into disrepair, and his wish that it should become a writers’ retreat has not been honoured.

Patrick Leigh Fermor is perhaps the greatest travel writer from the last century.

The Inspired Voyage of Patrick Leigh Fermor

Clothes In Books: Patrick Leigh Fermor, his long walk, and a guest blogger

The Broken Road: from the Iron Gates to Mount Athos by Patrick Leigh Fermor Published 2013 One pair of pyjamas, tw.

Patrick Leigh Fermor "Patrick Leigh Fermor, who died in 2011 at the age of 96, but not before completing a legendary trilogy. As an eighteen-year-old he walked across Europe.... A Time of Gifts and Between the Woods and the Water were published during his middle years, and the adventure ended just a few months ago in the posthumously-published The Broken Road. "

Literary Traveling Companions

A Time of Gifts: On Foot to Constantinople, by Patrick Leigh Fermor A classic of the travel memoir genre, A Time of Gifts is Patrick Leigh Fermor’s account of his trek by foot from the Netherlands …

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