Travel Writing

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STORIES FROM THE CITY OF GOD: SKETCHES AND CHRONICLES OF ROME

Written by Pasolini, Pier Paolo
Now in paperback, a collection of the legendary filmmaker's short fiction and nonfiction from 1950 to 1966, in which we see the machinations of the creative mind in post-World War II Rome. In a portrait of the city at once poignant and intimate, we find artistic witness to the customs, dialect, squalor, and beauty of the ancient imperial capital that has succumbed to modern warfa
May 21, 2019 | Paperback | Other Press (NY) | 272 Pages |
$16.99
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AUTUMN LIGHT: SEASON OF FIRE AND FAREWELLS

Written by Iyer, Pico
Returning to his longtime home in Japan after his father-in-law's sudden death, Pico Iyer picks up the steadying patterns of his everyday rites: going to the post office and engaging in furious games of ping-pong every evening.
April 16, 2019 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 256 Pages |
$25.95
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WE'LL NEVER HAVE PARIS

Written by Gallix, Andrew
Fiction and essays inspired by Paris from more than 70 Anglophone writers -- A MoveableFeast for the twenty-first century. When good Americans die, they go to Paris, wrote the Irish playwright Oscar Wilde in 1894.
May 14, 2019 | Paperback | Repeater | 586 Pages |
$18.95
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LABELS

Written by Waugh, Evelyn
Evelyn Waugh's Mediterranean journal, Labels, was first published in 1930 and offers a highly entertaining portrait of the Englishman abroad.
February 2, 1995 | Paperback | Penguin Books, Limited (UK) | 167 Pages |
$15.95
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VERY ITALIAN CHRISTMAS: THE GREATEST ITALIAN HOLIDAY STORIES OF ALL TIME

Written by Ginzburg, Natalia
The third in the very popular Very Christmas series, this volume brings together the best Italian Christmas stories of all time in an elegant and vibrant collection featuring classic tales and contemporary works.
September 4, 2018 | Hardcover | New Vessel Press |
$22.95
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SHIP OF GOLD IN THE DEEP BLUE SEA: THE HISTORY AND DISCOVERY OF THE WORLD'S RICHEST SHIPWRECK

Written by Kinder, Gary
From bestselling author Gary Kinder, Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea is a "ripping true tale of danger and discovery at sea" (Washington Post), newly updated for this special 20th-anniversary edition.
July 20, 2021 | Paperback | Grove Press | 560 Pages |
$18.00
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I MARRIED ADVENTURE: THE LIVES OF MARTIN AND OSA JOHNSON

Written by Johnson, Osa
This classic, bestselling memoir tells of the often heart-stopping adventures of early 20th-century explorers and photographers Osa and Martin Johnson - now in a new edition featuring additional photos and personal letters from the Johnsons to friends and family. Osa Johnson's memoir details her adventures alongside her husband Martin, an explorer and pioneering photographer.
February 12, 2019 | Paperback | Kodansha | 432 Pages |
$21.95
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BOOK OF MIGRATIONS

Written by Solnit, Rebecca
In this acclaimed exploration of the culture of others, Rebecca Solnit travels through Ireland, the land of her long-forgotten maternal ancestors. A Book of Migrations portrays in microcosm a history made of great human tides of invasion, colonization, emigration, nomadism and tourism.
November 6, 2018 | Paperback | Verso | 194 Pages |
$16.95
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MY TWENTY-FIVE YEARS IN PROVENCE: REFLECTIONS ON THEN AND NOW

Written by Mayle, Peter
The beloved author Peter Mayle, champion of all things Provence, here in a final volume of all new writing, offers vivid recollections from his twenty-five years in the South of France--lessons learned, culinary delights enjoyed, and changes observed. Twenty-five years ago, Peter Mayle and his wife, Jennie, were rained out of a planned two weeks on the Côte d'Azur.
June 26, 2018 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 192 Pages |
$25.00
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OUR TOWNS: A 100,000-MILE JOURNEY INTO THE HEART OF AMERICA

Written by Fallows, Deborah
***NATIONAL BEST SELLER*** A vivid, surprising portrait of the civic and economic reinvention taking place in America, town by town and generally out of view of the national media. A realistically positive and provocative view of the country between its coasts. For the last five years, James and Deborah Fallows have been traveling across America in a single-engine prop airplane.
May 8, 2018 | Hardcover | Pantheon Books | 432 Pages |
$28.95

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