Travel Writing

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BLACK LAMB AND THE GREY FALCON

Written by West, Rebecca
"Rebecca West's magnum opus . . . one of the great books of our time." --The New Yorker
February 1, 2007 | Paperback | Penguin Group | 1181 Pages |
$28.00
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JOURNEY WITHOUT MAPS

Written by Greene, Graham
His mind crowded with vivid images of Africa, Graham Greene set off in 1935 to discover Liberia, a remote and unfamiliar republic founded for released slaves. Now with a new introduction by Paul Theroux, Journey Without Maps is the spellbinding record of Greene's journey.
June 27, 2006 | Paperback | Penguin Group | 242 Pages |
$16.00
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SONGLINES

Written by Chatwin, Bruce
For its twenty-fifth anniversary, a new edition of Bruce Chatwin's classic work with a new introduction by Rory Stewart
June 26, 2012 | Paperback | Penguin Group | 294 Pages |
$17.00
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ITALIAN JOURNEY

Written by Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von
Goethe's account of his passage through Italy from 1786 to 1788 is a great travel chronicle as well as a candid self-portrait of a genius in the grip of spiritual crisis. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world.
December 1, 1992 | Paperback | Penguin Group | 512 Pages |
$18.00
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SIENA: CITY OF SECRETS

Written by Tylus, Jane
Jane Tylus's Siena is a compelling and intimate portrait of this most secretive of cities, often overlooked by travelers to Italy. Cultural history, intellectual memoir, travelogue, and guidebook, it takes the reader on a quest of discovery through the well- and not-so-well-traveled roads and alleys of a town both medieval and modern.
May 15, 2015 | Hardcover | University of Chicago Press | 256 Pages |
$26.00
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ISTANBUL

Written by Pamuk, Orhan
A shimmering evocation, by turns intimate and panoramic, of one of the world's great cities, by its foremost writer. Orhan Pamuk was born in Istanbul and still lives in the family apartment building where his mother first held him in her arms.
July 11, 2006 | Paperback | Vintage |
$16.95
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GREEN HILLS OF AFRICA

Written by Hemingway, Ernest
His second major venture into nonfiction (after "Death in the Afternoon, 1932), "Green Hills of Africa" is Ernest Hemingway's lyrical journal of a month on safari in the great game country of East Africa, where he and his wife Pauline journeyed in December of 1933.
February 8, 1996 | Paperback | Scribner Book Company | 304 Pages |
$17.00
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I'M A STRANGER HERE MYSELF

Written by Bryson, Bill
A classic from the New York Times bestselling author of A Walk in the Woods and The Body. After living in Britain for two decades, Bill Bryson recently moved back to the United States with his English wife and four children (he had read somewhere that nearly 3 million Americans believed they had been abducted by aliens--as he later put it, it was clear my peo
June 6, 2000 | Paperback | Crown Publishing Group (NY) |
$15.99
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WALK IN THE WOODS

Written by Bryson, Bill
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - The classic chronicle of a "terribly misguided and terribly funny" (The Washington Post) hike of the Appalachian Trail, from the author ofA Short History of Nearly Everything and The Body "The best way of escaping into nature."--The New York Times Back in America after twenty years in Britain, Bill Bryson
May 4, 1999 | Paperback | Broadway Books |
$15.99
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ROME: A CULTURAL, VISUAL AND PERSONAL HISTORY

Written by Hughes, Robert
From Robert Hughes, one of the greatest art and cultural critics of our time, comes a sprawling, comprehensive, and deeply personal history of Rome--as a city, as an empire, and as an origin of Western art and civilization. Starting on a personal note, Hughes takes us to the Rome he first encountered as a hungry twenty-one-year-old fresh from Australia in 1959.
October 30, 2012 | Paperback | Vintage | 498 Pages |
$18.95

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