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Corsica in Its Picturesque, Social and Historical Aspects : The Record of a Tour in the Summer of 1852 - Ferdinand Gregorovius

Corsica in Its Picturesque, Social and Historical Aspects

The Record of a Tour in the Summer of 1852

Paperback Published: 14th February 2006
ISBN: 9781846649769
Number Of Pages: 628

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Corsica in its Picturesque, Social and Historical Aspects: The Record of a Tour in the Summer of 1852 Originally published in 1853, this is the first English Translation by Russell Martineau. It details a tour through Corsica in exhaustive detail, and has excellent pieces on the local history, in particular the sections on Napoleon, bandits and the many battles that have taken place. Including Chapters on the towns of Bastia, Isola Rossa, Calvi, Corte, Ajaccio, Val Ornano, Sartene, Bonifazio, and remarks on vendettas, bandit life, Pasquale Paoli amp Napoleon. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Obscure Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

ISBN: 9781846649769
ISBN-10: 1846649765
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 628
Published: 14th February 2006
Dimensions (cm): 21.59 x 13.97  x 3.53
Weight (kg): 0.79

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