The interval had been largely filled with travel - chiefly along the byways of the British Empire.
It was on these byways that Dean opted to travel, rolling along the river with the down of cottonwoods filling the air like a winter snowstorm, past the occasional farm house, fields, and ever-present vista of mountains wrapping around him.
42, 166; " Byways of Periodical Literature," Walford's Antiq.
Freshficld, Across Country from Thonon to Trent (1865), and Italian Alps (1875) ï¿½ Mrs Henry Freshfield, Alpine Byways (1861), and A Summer Tour in the Grisons (1862); H.
Bates, Spanish Highways and Byways (London, 1900); A.