On Persephone's Island: A Sicilian Journal

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Viking, Jan 1, 1986 - Sicily (Italy) - 332 pages
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User Review  - pnorman4345 - LibraryThing

Mary Taylor went to Sicily after college graduation and married a Sicilian. She presents her life on the island by seasons, not chronologically. She talks of the flowers ( a lot), of the food, the ... Read full review

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Simeti is a Radcliffe grad who traveled to Italy to write a paper, and ended up marrying a Sicilian. She recounts her life in and around Palermo as an expat. The book is organized by the four seasons ... Read full review


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