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The Resource A year in the world : journeys of a passionate traveller, Frances Mayes

A year in the world : journeys of a passionate traveller, Frances Mayes

Label
A year in the world : journeys of a passionate traveller
Title
A year in the world
Title remainder
journeys of a passionate traveller
Statement of responsibility
Frances Mayes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Celebrating the wonders, benefits, and experiences of travel, the author shares a collection of narrative essays in which she details her travels to Spain, Portugal, France, Britain, Turkey, Greece, southern Italy, and North Africa, interweaving personal insights with commentary on art, history, landscape, culture, and tradition
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 914.04/561/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
G154.5.M39
LC item number
A3 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
A year in the world : journeys of a passionate traveller, Frances Mayes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography: p. 419-420
Contents
Preface / Cupolas of Alghero -- Blood oranges / Andalucia --Astrolabe and Cataplana / Portugal -- Spaccanapoli / Split Naples -- Sun on its throne / Taormina -- Tasting the South / Italy -- Inside the color spectrum / Fez -- Paperweight for Colette / Burgundy -- From garden to garden / British Isles -- Washed by time's waters / Islands of Greece -- Bulls, poets, archangels / Crete and Mani -- Among friends / Scotland -- Aboard the Cevri Hasan / Turkey's Lycian coast -- Armful of Bougainvillea / Capri -- For example / Mantova -- Envoi / Riddle of home
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 420 p.
Isbn
9780739469354
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
2005050831
Other control number
9780767910057
Other physical details
1 ill., 1 map
System control number
ocm61211428
Label
A year in the world : journeys of a passionate traveller, Frances Mayes
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography: p. 419-420
Contents
Preface / Cupolas of Alghero -- Blood oranges / Andalucia --Astrolabe and Cataplana / Portugal -- Spaccanapoli / Split Naples -- Sun on its throne / Taormina -- Tasting the South / Italy -- Inside the color spectrum / Fez -- Paperweight for Colette / Burgundy -- From garden to garden / British Isles -- Washed by time's waters / Islands of Greece -- Bulls, poets, archangels / Crete and Mani -- Among friends / Scotland -- Aboard the Cevri Hasan / Turkey's Lycian coast -- Armful of Bougainvillea / Capri -- For example / Mantova -- Envoi / Riddle of home
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 420 p.
Isbn
9780739469354
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
2005050831
Other control number
9780767910057
Other physical details
1 ill., 1 map
System control number
ocm61211428

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