Treasure Palaces: Great Writers Visit Great Museums

The Economist (Author) Maggie Fergusson (Editor)
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Product Details

Price
$16.98
Publisher
Economist
Publish Date
November 08, 2016
Pages
240
Dimensions
5.0 X 0.8 X 7.9 inches | 0.45 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781610396806
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Reviews


An entertaining and idiosyncratic tour of obscure museums that have inspired and challenged famous authors throughout their livesThe collection takes an intimate look both at the writers and the museums themselves, providing deep insights into how artists connect with the world around them. Publishers Weekly
LivelyThese graceful, vicarious tours to museums famous and obscure are almost as good as the real thing. Kirkus Reviews
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Anyone who appreciates fine writing will treasure this literary memory palace. Booklist
An entertaining and idiosyncratic tour of obscure museums that have inspired and challenged famous authors throughout their livesThe collection takes an intimate look both at the writers and the museums themselves, providing deep insights into how artists connect with the world around them. Publishers Weekly
LivelyThese graceful, vicarious tours to museums famous and obscure are almost as good as the real thing. Kirkus Reviews
"
"Anyone who appreciates fine writing will treasure this literary memory palace." -Booklist

"An entertaining and idiosyncratic tour of obscure museums that have inspired and challenged famous authors throughout their lives...The collection takes an intimate look both at the writers and the museums themselves, providing deep insights into how artists connect with the world around them." -Publishers Weekly

"Lively...These graceful, vicarious tours to museums famous and obscure are almost as good as the real thing." --Kirkus Reviews