Lake District Mountains in Words and Pictures

There is a vast multiplicity of books about the Lake District in general, many of them excellent. It is also good, though, to be able to focus on a specific place or feature of the landscape. What better than a mountain. Here are some mountain books that will delight lovers of Lakeland. What’s more, the prices are amazingly low for what you get.

The two following books from the later years of Wainwright’s life are now out of print but still quite widely available at good prices; occasionally new copies are found, and quite often secondhand copies have been looked after so well as to be little different from new.