Italian Hours download free [PDF and Ebook] by Henry James

Italian Hours download free [PDF and Ebook] by Henry James year 2016
  • Book name: Italian Hours
  • Author: Henry James
  • Release date: 2016/6/6
  • Publisher: JOHN BEAUFOY PUBLISHING LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Travel and Holiday Guides
  • ISBN: 9781909612761
  • Rating: 9.47 of 10
  • Votes: 72
  • Review by: Braxton Braun
  • Review rating: 9.07 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/17
  • Total pages: 320
  • Includes a PDF summary of 26 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Henry James was a renowned observer of European culture, both in his fiction and in his life. In particular, he loved Italy, visiting it 14 times and setting several of his novels in the country. Between 1873 and 1909 he also wrote numerous essays and travelogues that were ultimately collected into one volume and published as Italian Hours. James is famous for his fine perception and baroque prose, and both are found in abundance in Italian Hours. As one would expect, he is a wonderful cultural critic, providing passionate and discerning reviews of the highlights of Italy's art and architecture. He also presents a surprisingly familiar view of the changes that time and tourism were bringing to modern Italy. For all of his acute insights, Italian Hours is, above all, an affair of the heart, and will resonate with anyone who shares his love of the country.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 17H3M59S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Guidebooks, Tips & Advice, Travel Writing, Classic Travel Writing
  • Available formats: MobiPocket, WORD, DOCX, DOC, TXT, PDF, AZW3, EPUB. Compressed in RAR, CBR, ZIP, EML
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 13.94 USD
  • Dimensions: 132.08x202.44x25.4mm
  • Weight: 353.8g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Oxford, United Kingdom
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