Hotel Stories: Legendary Hideaways of the World

Hotel Stories: Legendary Hideaways of the World

by Francisca Matteoli
     
 

Greta Garbo Was "Born" in a Grand Hotel in Berlin, James Bond Became 007 in a Jamaican Villa, al Capone Spent His Last Days in a Luxury Hotel in Miami, Frida Kahlo Escaped to a Mexican Hacienda with Trotsky... Hotels, Motels, Mansions, Bed and Breakfast, Palaces, Ryokans, Haciendas, Bungalows: They All Share the Lives of Those Who Go Through Their Doors, be it for an…  See more details below

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Greta Garbo Was "Born" in a Grand Hotel in Berlin, James Bond Became 007 in a Jamaican Villa, al Capone Spent His Last Days in a Luxury Hotel in Miami, Frida Kahlo Escaped to a Mexican Hacienda with Trotsky... Hotels, Motels, Mansions, Bed and Breakfast, Palaces, Ryokans, Haciendas, Bungalows: They All Share the Lives of Those Who Go Through Their Doors, be it for an Hour, a Night, a Week, Years, Sometimes a Whole Lifetime. All These Hideaways are Now Venues Where Memories of Their Famous Guests Linger. a Collection of Short Stories or a Travel Album, Somewhat Mad, Somewhat Funny, Somewhat Crazy, Full of Unexpected Details and Reminiscences That Make You Want to Take off Yourself.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9782843233425
Publisher:
Assouline
Publication date:
05/28/2002
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 10.90(h) x (d)

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