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The Boat Trip that Became a Bestseller

The genius of Jerome K Jerome

Jerome K Jerome, the author of Three Men in a Boat
Jerome K Jerome. Pic credit: Getty Images Licensed via Canva

Hidden in the folds of Oxfordshire’s hills like a jewel secreted into a crumpled handkerchief, the village of Ewelme seems like the perfect rural idyll.

A village of wobbly red-brick cottages and haphazard, meandering lanes, it is crowned with a low, broad church built from a chequerboard of flint and stone.




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Ian Vince

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Quick precis: Author, writer, ghost, online DJ, hopeless optimist, lapsed cynic, curios and bric-a-brac. http://www.ianvince.co.uk

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