A Literary Companion to Rome: Including Ten Walking Tours (Literary Companion to Rome)
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A Literary Companion to Rome: Including Ten Walking Tours (Literary Companion to Rome)

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Rome, the Eternal City; it is here, perhaps more than anywhere else, that the visitor is conscious of the echoes of antiquity. Artists, writers, historians, poets--all have included Rome in their travels; and their reactions--whether amazement, adulation, or surprise--have added to the city's allure. James, Isben, Dickens, Goethe, Woolf, and Wilde are among those who have
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Paperback, 278 pages
Published May 15th 1995 by St. Martin's Griffin
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Again a good supplement to any guidebook on Rome and like Kahn's book can be used to enrich your Roman Holiday. This is especially true if you have a literary bent.
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