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Dinner with Persephone : Travels in Greece

by Storace,Patricia

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1996
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1st.US Ed..
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9780679421344
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New York: Pantheon, 1996 Patricia Storace, with immense tact and skill, reveals how the dreams of modern Greece are the woven product of classical culture, of Byzantine and Orthodox Christianity, Ottoman occupation and of modern nationalism. The dizzying paradoxes that result when an outsider tries to fathom this very old country - which is at the same time a relatively… Read more
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Dinner with Persephone : Travels in Greece

by Storace,Patricia

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1997
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Vey Good
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1st.UK Ed.
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9781862070332
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London: Granta Books, 1997 Mixing affection with detachment,rapture with clarity,this American poet perfectly evokes a country delicately balanced between East and West.Patricia Storace, with immense tact and skill, reveals how the dreams of modern Greece are the woven product of classical culture, of Byzantine and Orthodox Christianity, Ottoman occupation and of modern nationalism. The dizzying paradoxes that result when an… Read more
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Dinner with Persephone : Travels in Greece

by Storace,Patricia

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KALAMOS BOOKS
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1996
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Near Fine
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9780679744788
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New York: Vintage, 1996 Mixing affection with detachment,rapture with clarity,this American poet perfectly evokes a country delicately balanced between East and West.. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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My Family and Other Animals

by Durrell, Gerald

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1960
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Very Good
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London: Penguin, 1960 Young Gerald observes his family and their friends with the same fascination as he does the abundant wildlife of Corfu - hilarious and delightful. (Vintage Penguin edition). Pbk. Very Good.
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Bones in the Sea : Time Apart on a Greek Island

by Horton, Andrew

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KALAMOS BOOKS
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1996
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New
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1st.US Edition.
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New Orleans: Grand Illusion Productions, 1996 The author and family went to live on a small Greek island - Kea - and this book lovingly describes their experiences .156p. illus.photos.. 1st.US Edition.. Soft Cover. New.
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Winds of Crete

by Doren, David MacNeil

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1974
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As New
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Re-issue
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9789602260920
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Athens: Efstathiadis., 1974 Here is a fresh, wholly personal, frank yet affectionate account of six years living on Crete, travelling all over the sland, meeting all kinds of people and everywhere encountering the Homeric island hospitality." 231p.plates.map.index . Re-issue. Pbk. As New.
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Christopher and His Kind 1929-1939

by Isherwood, Christopher

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1977
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Near Fine
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Reprint
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New York: Farrar,Strauss & Giroux, 1977 Includes accounts of his experiences in Greece (c. 1933) on an island off Euboea with Frances King and his friends.(pp 133-146) which was fictionalized in "Down There on a Visit" Marked on ffep with stamp from a college book sale. Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good, Price Clipped.
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Christopher and His Kind 1929-1939

by Isherwood, Christopher

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1977
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Reprint
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New York: Farrar,Strauss & Giroux, 1977 Includes accounts of his experiences in Greece (c. 1933) on an island off Euboea with Frances King and his friends.(pp 133-146) which was fictionalized in "Down There on a Visit". Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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I Oikogeneia mou kai Alla Zóa / My Family and Other Animals

by Durrell, Gerald

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2015
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New Book from Greece
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Re-issue.
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9789604711000
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$33.00

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Athens: Ekdoseis Kaleidoskopio, 2015 Young Gerald observes his family and their friends with the same fascination as he does the abundant wildlife of Corfu - hilarious and delightful. Translated into Greek by Marína Dimitra & Dímitra Símou. - 408p.. Re-issue.. Softcover. New Book from Greece.
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Anatomy of Arcadia

by Solway, David

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1992
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Fine
Edition
1st.Can Ed..
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9781550650266
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Montreal: Vehicule Press, 1992 '.an account of a year spent on the Greek island of Paxos." "His wry and beautifully written excursion into a dystopian Arcadia is rooted in his sardonic wit and the pitless eye that he turns on modern Greece,on modern Greeks, and, not the least,on himself.". 1st.Can Ed... Trade Paperback. Fine.
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Anatomy of Arcadia

by Solway, David

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Published
1992
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Fine
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1st.Can Ed..
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9781550650266
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Montreal: Vehicule Press, 1992 '.an account of a year spent on the Greek island of Paxos." "His wry and beautifully written excursion into a dystopian Arcadia is rooted in his sardonic wit and the pitless eye that he turns on modern Greece,on modern Greeks, and, not the least,on himself." Review copy - PR sheet laid in. 1st.Can Ed... Trade Paperback.… Read more
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Anatomy of Arcadia

by Solway, David

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1992
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Good
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1st.Can Ed.
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9781550650266
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Montreal: Vehicule Press, 1992 '...an account of a year spent on the Greek island of Paxos." "His wry and beautifully written excursion into a dystopian Arcadia is rooted in his sardonic wit and the pitless eye that he turns on modern Greece,on modern Greeks, and, not the least,on himself." (this copy marred by underlinings and comments- some of which,… Read more
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Mermaids and Ikons : A Greek Summer

by MacEwen, Gwendolyn

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Published
1978
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Fine
Edition
1st Can Ed.
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9780887840623
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Toronto: Anansi, 1978 "MacEwen explores her strongly personal responses to a complex civilization in this, her first non-fiction book. Moving from the urban tumult of modern Athens to the radiant simplicity of an island in the Aegean [it] evokes the very spirit of Greece - the exuberance of the people, the sun-drenched landscape, the shaping power of ancient tradititions and… Read more
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Dinner with Persephone : Travels in Greece

by Storace,Patricia

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1997
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New
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9781574530995
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San Bruno CA: Audio Literature, 1997 "Mixing affection with detachment,rapture with clarity,this American poet perfectly evokes a country delicately balanced between East and West." Audio book (Abridged) read by Jill Eikenberry (box of 2 cassette tapes sealed in package). Audio Book. New. Illus. by Read by Jill Eikenberry. Book on Tape/Talking Book.
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The Summer of My Greek Taverna : A Memoir

by Stone,Tom

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2002
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Very Good
Edition
1st.US Ed..
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9780743205412
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New York,: Simon & Schuster, 2002 Adventures of an ex-patriate American in Greece and his experiences cooking in a Taverna on Patmos. Remainder mark. 1st.US Ed... Hard Cover. Very Good/Fine.
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The Summer of My Greek Taverna : A Memoir

by Stone,Tom

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2002
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New
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1st.US Ed..
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9780743205412
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New York,: Simon & Schuster, 2002 Adventures of an ex-patriate American in Greece and his experiences cooking in a Tavarna on Patmos.. 1st.US Ed... Hard Cover. New/New.
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Birds,Beasts and Relatives

by Durrell, Gerald

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1977
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As New
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9780006344650
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London: Fontana/Collins, 1977 Sequel to "My Family and Other Animals" recounting more hilarious adventures of the Durrell family (with assorted wildlife) on Corfu.. Pbk. As New.
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Mermaids and Ikons : A Greek Summer

by MacEwen, Gwendolyn

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Published
1978
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Near Fine
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1st Can Ed.
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9780887840623
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$30.00

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Toronto: Anansi, 1978 "MacEwen explores her strongly personal responses to a complex civilization in this, her first non-fiction book. Moving from the urban tumult of modern Athens to the radiant simplicity of an island in the Aegean [it] evokes the very spirit of Greece - the exuberance of the people, the sun-drenched landscape, the shaping power of ancient tradititions and… Read more
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The Summer of My Greek Taverna : A Memoir

by Stone,Tom

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Published
2002
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Fine
Edition
First Printing.
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9780743247719
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$10.00

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New York,: Simon & Schuster, 2002 Adventures of an ex-patriate American in Greece and his experiences cooking in a Taverna on Patmos.. First Printing.. Soft Cover. Fine.
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This Way to Paradise - Dancing on the Tables

by Manus,Willard

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2008
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New Book from Greece
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Re-issue
ISBN
9789607269478
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Athens: Lycabettus Press, 2008 (New - will be sent to you direct from the publisher in Greece) From the 1960's onwards Willard Manus and his family observed the life of the village of Lindos on Rhodes - the local population, the hedonistic visitors and the changes wrought by modern tourism. Re-issue. Soft Cover. New Book from Greece.
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