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Old Calabria

Norman Douglas

Old Calabria

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Published by Century Pub., Gentry Books in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Calabria (Italy)
    • Subjects:
    • Douglas, Norman, 1868-1952 -- Travel -- Italy -- Calabria.,
    • Calabria (Italy) -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementNorman Douglas.
      SeriesThe Century travellers
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG975.C15 D6 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 352 p. :
      Number of Pages352
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2795327M
      ISBN 100712601139
      LC Control Number83224256


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Apr 13,  · Norman Douglas () was born in Austria and educated in England, Germany and France. Much of his life was spent in exile, in Italy and the south of France. His first work, Siren Land, was published infollowed by Fountains in the Sand () and Old Calabria ()/5(60).

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Review: Old Calabria User Review - Amy - Goodreads. I liked this book. It had interesting information about southern Italy. Also some funny stories. I enjoyed the writing style, although it's certainly not the type of book that made me dive into every /5(2).

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[Old Calabria], published inpurports to be an account of one journey through Southern Italy, but it soon becomes clear that Douglas must have visited the area several times between about and (there are few mentions of external events, but he does talk about the Messina earthquake and the Albanian rebellion).4/5(2).

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The Last Unicorn is a more traditional fantasy, and In Calabria is a magic realism story/5. With the title Old Calabria, Douglas uses an historical reference to the area that would today correspond to the regions of Apulia, Basilicata and Calabria.

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pages. Pictorial paper cover. Pages are lightly tanned and thumbed at the edges, with some foxing. Binding has remained firm.

Hinges have been reinforced with tape. Tape marks to endpapers and pastedowns. Card is lightly rub worn and thumbed wit. Feb 14,  · In Calabria by Peter S. Beagle Having adored The Last Unicorn, in film, and having read the book in its original format, I have adored this poignant author and his sad longing he writes about.

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ONCE THE HUB OF THE MEDITERRANEAN, Calabria now dangles, largely ignored, at the bottom of the Italian boot, struggling for survival, acceptance and a place in modern Italy and the world.

The region is served by three heavily used roads: two national highways along the coasts (SS18 Napoli-Reggio and SS Reggio-Taranto) and the A2 motorway, which links Salerno and Reggio, passing by Cosenza along the old inland route.

In Calabria there are two main airports: one is situated in Reggio, a few kilometres from city centre, built in Capital: Catanzaro. "This rare book is not only the most authentic reflection of the cooking of rural Calabria but a matter of heart." --Paul Bertolli, founder and curemaster, Fra'Mani Handcrafted Salumi "My Calabria is a rich portrait of remarkable recipes, traditions, and celebrations told through family stories and cooking secrets.

Rosetta is an ideal teacher. See a map of Southern Italy's Calabria region, the toe of the boot, with towns and national parks in this guide. See a map of Southern Italy's Calabria region, the toe of the boot, with towns and national parks in this guide.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(5). Book written inabout a trip thru the South of Italy. Elegant prose, good eye for the customs and beliefs of the extremely poor people of that area. His observation that, probably, at the time of classical Greece, it was the same, or worse, and that we can forget everybody walking around in clean, elegant tunics, discussing philosophical Reviews: All books set in Calabria on the global book map.

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