Venetian Life (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

Venetian Life (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

William Dean Howells

Language: English

Pages: 238

ISBN: 1540500241

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub

At the outbreak of the Civil War, Howells was appointed United States consul in Venice, Italy. In Venetian Life, an utterly engaging travelogue, Howells revises a series of travel letters he had written about his experiences in Venice for the Boston Advertiser. Honest in its love for (yet discomfort in) Venice, it would be followed by Italian Journeys.


















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