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Spain in Mind: an Anthology From Byron, Trollope, and Wharton to Auden, Orwell, and Hemingway--Three Centuries of Great Writers Entranced by Spain

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ISBN-10: 1400076765

ISBN-13: 9781400076765

Edition: 2007

Authors: Alice Leccese Powers

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This spellbinding literary travel guide gathers poetry, nonfiction, and fiction about Spain by forty English and American writers. Here are letters and memoirs from Lord Byron, Edith Wharton, and Henry James; a poem about Picasso by E. E. Cummings; and a comic tale by Anthony Trollope in which two Englishmen mistake a Spanish duke for a bullfighter. W. H. Auden, George Orwell, and Langston Hughes record their experiences in the Spanish Civil War, Ernest Hemingway takes on bullfighting, Richard Wright is beguiled by gypsy flamenco dancers, and Calvin Trillin pursues an obsession with Spanish peppers. From Chris Stewart’s memoir of his rural retreat inDriving Over Lemonsto Barbara…    
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Book details

List price: $21.00
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: 4/10/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 400
Size: 5.15" wide x 7.93" long x 0.86" tall
Weight: 0.660
Language: English

Hemingway in Pamplona
Spain 1937
The village calendar
Letter to his mother
Candle hat
Winter in Castile
from Ten days in Spain
from Gatherings from Spain
Water-fairies and altars
Sirocco at Deya
from The dangerous summer
Letter from Spain; postcard from Spain
from Barcelona the Great Enchantress
Public fetes of Granada
from Collected travel writings
from Snowball oranges
Where the map stopped
Catalonian shore
On the victory obtained by Blake over the Spaniards
from Don Fernando
from Travels with my donkey
Four cities
from A stranger in Spain
Holy Week in Seville
La montana
from Homage to Catalonia
from The foreigner
Friends and foreigners
Pepper chase
John Bull on the Guadalquivir
from A Spanish lover
Visiting my daughter, an exchange student in Spain
from A backward glance
Indignation of a high-minded Spaniard
from Pagan Spain