101 Places in Italy
A Private Grand Tour: 1001 Unforgettable Works of ArteBook - 2014
"The author has achieved the near impossible...a must-squeeze-into-hand-baggage or the back pack."—House and Garden"A minor classic."—The Times Literary SupplementThis personal, and wonderfully well-informed, selection of the most rewarding towns, cities, villages, and individual monuments in Italy is the definitive guidebook for the discerning traveler. The author has been visiting Italy, for study, for work, and for pleasure, for over fifty years, and is the perfect companion for those who want to know about more than the obvious attractions.As well as comprehensively covering the finest sights in the major tourist centers of Rome, Florence, Venice, and elsewhere, Francis Russell discusses and describes the neglected, or little-known, masterpieces that are still to be found the length and breadth of the Italian peninsula. In a book that will educate and astonish the expert as surely as it will guide and inform the first-time...
Branch Call Number: E-BOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource ( pages)