ebooks and download videos Search All  Title  Author 
Home / Nonfiction / Travel / Essays & Travelogues

Fabled Shore: From the Pyrenees to Portugal

| £4.89 | €5.67 | Ca$8.16 | Au$8.02
by Rose Dame Macaulay
What is this?DRM-EPUB | by download   add to wish list
Fabled Shore: From the Pyrenees to Portugal by Rose Dame Macaulay

The long Mediterranean coast-line of Spain from the Pyrenees to the Pillars of Hercules, with the Atlantic shore beyond that sweeps round Cadiz Bay to the southern edge of Portugal, is the changing scene of Rose Macaulay's journey, here described, as she drove her car along the fabled shore. Phoenician and Greek settlements, Carthaginian cities, Roman walls, arches, towers aqueducts and theatres, richly ex�quisite Arab courts and doorways, white Moorish towns, Romanesque churches and monasteries, sumptuous baroque facades, line the coast and its hinterland, a lovely palimpsest of the Mediterranean history of three thousand years.

With this book, first published in 1949, Dame Rose Macaulay made her own witty, erudite, observant and poetic addition to the literature of Spain. The Spanish coastline has changed in many aspects, and not for the better, since Fabled Shore first appeared in 1949, but with her strongly developed sense of the past her learning and her humour, Rose Macaulay remains, through this bool one of the best of all companions for the visitor to Spai

To view this DRM protected ebook on your desktop or laptop you will need to have Adobe Digital Editions installed. It is a free software. We also strongly recommend that you sign up for an AdobeID at the Adobe website. For more details please see FAQ 1&2. To view this ebook on an iPhone, iPad or Android mobile device you will need the Adobe Digital Editions app, or BlueFire Reader or Txtr app. These are free, too. For more details see this article.

SHARE  Share by Email  Share on Facebook  Share on Twitter  Share on Linked In  Share on Delicious
or call in the US toll free 1-888-866-9150 product ID: 628030

Ebook Details
Size: 3.3 MB
Publisher: Bloomsbury Reader
Date published:   2011
ISBN: 9781448207732 (DRM-EPUB)

DRM Settings
Copying:not allowed
Printing:not allowed
Read Aloud:  not allowed

This product is listed in the following categories:

Nonfiction > Travel > Europe > Spain & Portugal
Nonfiction > Travel > Essays & Travelogues

This author has products in the following categories:

Fiction > Classics
Nonfiction > Literary Collections > Letters
Nonfiction > Travel > Europe > Spain & Portugal
Nonfiction > Travel > Essays & Travelogues
Fiction > Family Life
Nonfiction > Social Science > Sociology > Marriage & Family
Nonfiction > Philosophy > Social

If you find anything wrong with this product listing, perhaps the description is wrong, the author is incorrect, or it is listed in the wrong category, then please contact us. We will promptly address your feedback.

© 2017