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The Provincial Lady in Russia (Provincial Lady)
The Provincial Lady in Russia (Provincial Lady)
by E M Delafield
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These highly acclaimed, delightful novels are written in diary form by the Provincial Lady, who lives in a country house with her husband, two children, the children's French governess, Cook and a few assorted helpers. The era of the 1930s is wittily and... (read more)

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Pagan Holiday: On the Trail of Ancient Roman Tourists
Pagan Holiday: On the Trail of Ancient Roman Tourists
by Tony Perrottet
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A Thames Moment
A Thames Moment
by Gordon Cope
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Join Gordon Cope and his wife, Linda, as they discover the enchanting customs, cuisine and inhabitants of the most eccentric 12th-century village in the United Kingdom, where the internationally renowned Royal Regatta reigns supreme, a young George... (read more)

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The Flight of Ikaros: Travels in Greece During the Civil War
The Flight of Ikaros: Travels in Greece During the Civil War
by Kevin Andrews
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"One of the great and lasting books about Greece."andmdash;Patrick Leigh Fermor and#147;An intense and compelling account of an educated, sensitive archeologist wandering the back country during the civil war. Half a century on, still one of the best... (read more)

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Round Ireland With a Fridge
Round Ireland With a Fridge
by Tony Hawks
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One night, whilst a tad tired and emotional, TV comedian Tony Hawks made a bet with a friend that he could hitch-hike around the island of Ireland in one calendar month - with a fridge. This is the colourful and highly amusing story of his adventures... (read more)

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Night Haunts: A Journey Through the London Night
Night Haunts: A Journey Through the London Night
by Sukhdev Sandhu
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London at night has always been seen as a lawless orgy of depravity and pestilence. But is it now as bland and unthreatening as any new town? Sukhdev Sandhu journeys across the city to find out whether the London night really has been rendered neutral by... (read more)

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Round Ireland with a Fridge
Round Ireland with a Fridge
by Tony Hawks
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Have you ever made a drunken bet? Worse, still, have you eveer tried to win one? In attempting to hitchhike round Ireland wich a fridge, Tony Hawks did both, and his foolhardiness led him to one of the best experiences of his life. Joined by his trusty... (read more)

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A Year in the World: Journeys of a Passionate Traveller
A Year in the World: Journeys of a Passionate Traveller
by Frances Mayes
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A CLASSIC FROM THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF UNDER MAGNOLIA A Year in the World is vintage Frances Mayes—a celebration of the allure of travel, of serendipitous pleasures found in unlikely locales, of memory woven into the present, and... (read more)

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The Grand Tour: The European Adventure of a Continental Drifter
The Grand Tour: The European Adventure of a Continental Drifter
by Tim Moore
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When did modern tourism begin? With the Grand Tour around Europe, of course. And who invented the Grand Tour? This wildly witty and uproarious book by travel writer Tim Moore reveals the answer. Moore traces the origins of the Grand Tour to a humbling... (read more)

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Italian Neighbors Or a Lapsed Anglo Saxo
Italian Neighbors Or a Lapsed Anglo Saxo
by Tim Parks
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Tim Parks and his wife, Rita, came to their flat on the aging, eccentric Via Colombare in Montecchio twelve years ago for a short stay. There was trouble from the moment they moved in--under cover of night--and it has gone delightfully up and down hill... (read more)

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Patrick Leigh Fermor: An Adventure
Patrick Leigh Fermor: An Adventure
by Artemis Cooper
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Artemis Cooper is the author of several books, including Cairo in the War, 1939–1945; the authorized biography of Elizabeth David, Writing at the Kitchen Table; and with her husband, the historian Antony Beevor, Paris After the Liberation, 1944... (read more)

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On the Road to Babadag. by Andrzej Stasiuk
On the Road to Babadag. by Andrzej Stasiuk
by Andrzej Stasiuk
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Andrzej Stasiuk is a restless and indefatigable traveler. His journeys take him from his native Poland to Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, Slovenia, Albania, Moldova, and Ukraine. By car, train, bus, ferry. To small towns and villages with unfamiliar-sounding... (read more)

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Snowball Oranges: A Winter's Take on a Spanish Isle
Snowball Oranges: A Winter's Take on a Spanish Isle
by Peter Kerr
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It's the stuff of dreams: A Scottish family gives up relative sanity and security to grow oranges on the Mediterranean island of Majorca. But dreams have a nasty habit of not turning out quite as intended. Being greeted by a freak snowstorm is only the... (read more)

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Don't Mention the War!: A Shameful European Adventure
Don't Mention the War!: A Shameful European Adventure
by Stewart Ferris
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An amusing look at three young men traveling around Europe with a total lack of appreciation for the cultural aspects of the continent.... (read more)

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Roumeli Travels in Northern Greece
Roumeli Travels in Northern Greece
by Patrick Lee Fermor
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Roumeli is not to be found on present-day maps. It is the name once given to northern Greece--stretching from the Bosporus to the Adriatic and from Macedonia to the Gulf of Corinth, a name that evokes a world where the present is inseparably bound up... (read more)

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Our Paris: Sketches from Memory
Our Paris: Sketches from Memory
by Edmund White
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What happens when one of our most celebrated writers combines talents with a French artist and architect to capture life in their Parisian neighborhood? The result is a lighthearted, gently satiric portrait of the heart of Paris -- including the Marais... (read more)

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Narrow Dog to Carcassonne
Narrow Dog to Carcassonne
by Terry Darlington
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"We could bore ourselves to death, drink ourselves to death, or have a bit of an adventure..." It was absurd. It was foolhardy. And it was glorious. When they retired, Terry Darlington and his somewhat saner wife Monica—together with... (read more)

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O Come Ye Back to Ireland: Our First Year in County Clare
O Come Ye Back to Ireland: Our First Year in County Clare
by Niall Williams
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Niall and Christine left their careers in New York City for a simpler, more authentic life in a cottage outside the tiny village of Kilmihil in County Clare. "Their tale is a delightful romance."—The New York Times Book Review... (read more)

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The Pillars of Hercules: A Grand Tour of the Mediterranean
The Pillars of Hercules: A Grand Tour of the Mediterranean
by Paul Theroux
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"DAZZLING." --Time "[THEROUX'S] WORK IS DISTINGUISHED BY A SPLENDID EYE FOR DETAIL AND THE TELLING GESTURE; a storyteller's sense of pacing and gift for granting closure to the most subtle progression of events; and the graceful use of... (read more)

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Manana Manana: One Mallorcan Summer
Manana Manana: One Mallorcan Summer
by Peter Kerr
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Having battled and succumbed to the mañana pace of rural Mallorca in his best-selling Snowball Oranges: A Winters Tale on a Spanish Isle, spring sees Peter Kerr and family relaxing into a supposedly simpler way of life, growing oranges on their... (read more)

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