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Literary landmarks of Florence

Laurence Hutton

Literary landmarks of Florence

by Laurence Hutton

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Published by Harper & brothers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Florence (Italy) -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Laurence Hutton ...
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii p., 1 l., 81 p.
    Number of Pages81
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13528099M
    OCLC/WorldCa28695597

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      Scotland’s capital was the first city to receive the UNESCO Literary Cities designation when the program was launched in Aside from being the birthplace of many famous writers (Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, for one), it’s also home to the world’s oldest circulating library, opened in , as well as the Edinburgh International Book Festival, the largest literary . Perhaps the most famous literary landmark in the Eternal City is the Keats-Shelley Memorial House located right beside the Spanish Steps. This house/museum commemorates English Romantic poets John Keats and Percy Bysshe Shelley, both of whom spent time in Italy and Rome during their short lives.

    The Florida Center for the Book and the American Library Association designated Hoff’s Miami Beach home, as a historic literary landmark on Febru The house, now owned by Miami Beach resident Carol Karp, will be provided a plaque to mark its status as the 18th Literary Landmark site in Florida. Maximize time in Florence with a full-day tour that includes several top landmarks. Visit the Accademia Gallery to see Michelangelo’s statue of David, the colorful Duomo of Florence, and the Uffizi Gallery with masterpieces by Leonardo da Vinci and Caravaggio.


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