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Lorca's Granada By Ian Gibson

Lorca's Granada
by Ian Gibson

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Aims to provide the reader with a guide to Granada by looking at the sites relevant to the poet Lorca's life. This book takes the visitor from Federico Garcia Lorca's birthplace in the village of Fuente Vaqueros, to the site of his assassination at the beginning of the Civil War.
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Lorca's Granada: A Practical Guide by Ian Gibson

This book aims to provide the reader with a guide to Granada. Divided into ten routes, it takes the visitor, step-by-step, from the poet Federico Garcia Lorca's birthplace in the village of Fuente Vaqueros to the site of his assassination, at the beginning of the Civil War, in the foothills outside the city. The author investigates the associations Granada held for Lorca, who was one of Spain's most celebrated poets. Areas such as the Alhambra and the old Moorish quarter of the Albaicin, the Royal Chapel in the cathedral where Ferdinand and Isabella lie buried, and the high mountains south of Granada with their view across the Mediterranean to Africa. This book should prove of interest to any visitor of this region of Andalusia, or anyone interested in Spanish literature. Ian Gibson is the author of "The Assassination of Lorca".

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About Ian Gibson


Ian Gibson's celebrated biography Federico Garcia Lorca: A Life won the Duff Cooper Memorial Prize and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize. His biography of Salvador Dali was published in 1997 to much critical acclaim. He lives near Granada in southern Spain.

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GOR001029127
Lorca's Granada: A Practical Guide by Ian Gibson
Ian Gibson
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Faber & Faber
1992-01-20
416
0571164897
9780571164899
N/A
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