Journal Of A Voyage To Lisbon
But when I say the conversation of travelers is usually so welcome, I must be understood to mean that only of such as have had good sense enough to apply their peregrinations to a proper use, so as to acquire from them a real and valuable knowledge of men and things, both which are best known by comparison.
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Review: The Journal of a Voyage to Lisbon (Penguin Classics)User Review - Kim - Goodreads
This is a travel writing book that really stimulates present readers to think about the difference between the past and present travel. The book is not about Lisbon, but his entire journey to Lisbon ... Read full review
Review: The Journal of a Voyage to Lisbon (Penguin Classics)User Review - Vincent - Goodreads
Petulant, self-indulgent, & neither well written nor rich in delicious observational detail (aside from the single anecdote re. the cat gone overboard). Read full review