Tuscany Style: Landscapes, Terraces and Houses, Interiors, Details

Tuscany Style: Landscapes, Terraces and Houses, Interiors, Details

by Taschen Staff
     
 

TUSCANY—IS THERE ANY OTHER REGION IN THE WORLD WHOSE NAME CONJURES UP SUCH POWERFUL IMAGES AND EMOTIONS? FOR THOSE WHO HAVE NEVER HAD THE PLEASURE OF A TUSCAN SOJOURN, THE SIMPLE IDEA OF IT IS EXHILARATING; FOR THOSE WHO HAVE, THE SLIGHTEST REMINDER SENDS A FLOOD OF PASSIONATE MEMORIES RUSHING TO THE HEAD. IN OTHER WORDS, IT IS A PLACE THAT IS AS MYTHICAL IN

Overview

TUSCANY—IS THERE ANY OTHER REGION IN THE WORLD WHOSE NAME CONJURES UP SUCH POWERFUL IMAGES AND EMOTIONS? FOR THOSE WHO HAVE NEVER HAD THE PLEASURE OF A TUSCAN SOJOURN, THE SIMPLE IDEA OF IT IS EXHILARATING; FOR THOSE WHO HAVE, THE SLIGHTEST REMINDER SENDS A FLOOD OF PASSIONATE MEMORIES RUSHING TO THE HEAD. IN OTHER WORDS, IT IS A PLACE THAT IS AS MYTHICAL IN REALITY AS IN IMAGINATION. TRAVERSING THE LANDSCAPES, HOMES, AND INTERIORS OF THE REGION, THIS BOOK CAPTURES THE ESSENCE OF TUSCANY IN ALL ITS OLD WORLD MAGNIFICENCE.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783822816424
Publisher:
Taschen America, LLC
Publication date:
06/15/2003
Series:
Icons Series
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.38(w) x 7.84(h) x 0.59(d)

Meet the Author

Angelika Taschen studied art history and German literature in Heidelberg, gaining her doctorate in 1986. Working for Taschen since 1987, she has published numerous titles on the themes of architecture, photography, design, contemporary art, interiors, and travel.

Christiane Reiter, a freelance author based in Berlin and Switzerland, studied journalism at the University of Eichstatt and worked as a travel editor for Ringier Publishing in Munich and Zurich. She then established the travel section of the newly founded Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >