Novel Destinations

Novel Destinations

A Travel Guide to Literary Landmarks From Jane Austen's Bath to Ernest Hemingway's Key West

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Random House, Inc.
Follow in the footsteps of much-loved authors, including Ernest Hemingway, James Joyce, Virginia Woolf, Mark Twain, Jack Kerouac, Jane Austen, and many more. For vacationers who crave meaningful trips and unusual locales, cue National Geographic's Novel Destinations—a guide for bibliophiles to more than 500 literary sites across the United States and Europe. Check into Hemingway's favorite hotel in Sun Valley, or stroll about Bath's Royal Crescent while entertaining fantasies of Lizzie Bennett and her Mr. Darcy. The fully revised second edition includes all of the previous sites—with updated locations—plus color images and an expanded section on all things Brontë. The book begins with thematic chapters covering author houses and museums, literary festivals and walking tours. Then, in-depth explorations of authors and places take readers roaming Franz Kafka's Prague, James Joyce's Dublin, Louisa May Alcott's New England, and other locales. Peppered with great reading suggestions and little-known tales of literary gossip, Novel Destinations is a unique travel guide, an attractive gift book, and the ultimate bibliophile's delight.

Baker & Taylor
Tours five hundred literary landmarks throughout Europe and North America, and includes trip-planning advice for bibliophiles who want to visit sites such as James Joyce's Dublin and the New England landmarks of Louisa May Alcott.

& Taylor

Fully revised and updated, a one of-a-kind guide for bibliophiles to more than 500 literary sites across the United States and Europe follows in the footsteps of such much-loved authors as Ernest Hemingway, James Joyce, Jack Kerouac, Jane Austen, Louisa May Alcott and Franz Kafka.

Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2017]
Edition: Second edition
ISBN: 9781426217807
Branch Call Number: 910.2 SCH 2017
Characteristics: x, 381 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Rendon, Joni 1972-- Author


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