Italian journey, 1786-1788

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Schocken Books, 1968 - Italy - 508 pages
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User Review  - TheWasp - LibraryThing

This book records Goethe's 2 years travelling in Italy in the company of different artists, where he "refinds" himself, He spends more lot more time reviewing artworks than he does describing his ... Read full review

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User Review  - Andrewfm - LibraryThing

This book give a great description of the "Grand Tour" that was a staple of the educated class. Travel to Roma before the advent of tourism and chain hotels, where having dinner with the Pope in not the high point of the trip. Read full review


From Carlsbad to the Brenner September 1786
From the Brenner to Verona September 1786
From Verona to Venice September 1786

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