Pleasure of Ruins

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Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1953 - 466 pages
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An erudite meditation on ruins and their romantic and philosophical evocations. After some general observations in the initial pages, the book settles into a travelogue of famous sites with ... Read full review

Contents

THE STUPENDOUS PAST
40
GHOSTLY STREETS
255
THE HAUNTING GODS 311
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