Synopses & Reviews
Provence, a beautiful land long exalted by centuries of visitors and natives alike, is renowned for its magnificent architecture, enchanting countryside, delectable food, and fascinating history. This exquisitely illustrated volume celebrates and explores the enduring wonders of this magical land, from lavender-filled meadows to ancient stone cities to the unique pleasures of the sunny coast, providing an intimate look at some of the most captivating countryside in the world.
Table of Contents
Introduction -- An enduring land (through milleniums) -- In the footsteps of artists -- Rival sisters : a diversity of characters -- Along the coast, from ports to bays -- Stone villages amidst olive groves and lavender fields -- Festivals and traditions : sacred and profane.