Spain: The Best Travel Writing from the New York Times

Spain: The Best Travel Writing from the New York Times

by Katharine Lee Bates, Rachel Billington, Olivier Bernier, Rachel Billington
     
 

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The title of this beautiful, oversized book is deceiving: although its emphasis is on writing, the stunning color photography dominates the text. Historical photographs as well as current shots by Spanish photographers combine to give a marvelous visual introduction to Spain. Accompanying the photos are deeply personal essays by such authors as Anthony Burgess, Alan Riding, V.S. Pritchett, and Malcolm Bradbury, each sharing his own impressions of a particular place or subject. Travel details such as advice on sightseeing, food, and lodging may be found in the finely crafted appendix. Anyone who picks up this book will want to jump on the first flight to anywhere in Spain. And since Spain is already a very popular destination for American travelers, this volume is highly recommended for all travel collections. Olga B. Wise, Compaq Computer Corp., Austin Copyright 2001 Cahners Business Information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780789207173
Publisher:
Abbeville Publishing Group
Publication date:
03/28/2001
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
321
Product dimensions:
10.90(w) x 12.60(h) x 1.30(d)

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