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Elusive and fantastical, Venice is a many-layered confection of history. The writers here have captured what is most important to them in pieces ranging from the city's foundation up to the present time. The voices, entirely diverse, are both international and native: here we meet Hans Christian Andersen, Paolo Barbaro, Bernard Berenson, Mary Braddon, Casanova, Chekov, Thomas Coryate, Gabriele D'Annunzio, John Evelyn, Hans Habe, Hermann Melville, Claude Monet, Margaret Oliphant, Ezra Pound, Rainer Maria Rilke, Francesco Sansovino, Frances Trollope and Elio Zorzi. Variously a City of the Soul, The Watery City, The Merchant City, City Afloat, City at Play, The Cruel City, City of Courtesans, City of Arts, City of Flavours, The Haunted City and City of the Future, Venice is captured here in all her moods.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780349118994
ISBN-10: 034911899X
Format: Paperback
(197mm x 129mm x 30mm)
Pages: 464
Imprint: Abacus
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
Publish Date: 20-Jan-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Michelle Lovric

Michelle Lovric is the author of CARNEVALE. Born in Australia, she now lives in London and Venice.

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