Around The World With Swash And Buckle

Newspaperman, novelist, playwright, adventurer, Richard Harding Davis was a legend in his own lifetime.

He was the most celebrated journalist of his time before he was thirty, and he moved through the dangers and graces of his era with the daring insouciance of one of his fictional heroes. His by-line was a herald’s trumpet sounding across the timescape of fin de siècle, calling the nation to view the pageantry of destiny through his eyes, to live the high adventure of it with him. Read more »