Venice: Tales of the City


Write The First Customer Review

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 ...

Venice: Tales of the City 2005, Abacus (UK), London

ISBN-13: 9780349118994

Trade paperback

Venice: Tales of the City 2003, Little, Brown & Company, New York

ISBN-13: 9780316860635