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Author De Botton, Alain, author.

Title The art of travel / Alain de Botton.

Publication Info. New York : Pantheon, 2002.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Freeport PL Adult Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  910.01 DEB    AVAILABLE
 Marengo-Union LD Adult Non-Fiction - MRLY-11  910.01 DEB    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-1  910.01 BOT    AVAILABLE
 Sandwich PLD Adult Non-Fiction - SABB-4  910.01 DEB    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st American edition.
Description 255 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Summary An exploration of the human desire to travel presents a series of essays on airports, museums, landscapes, holiday romances, and hotel mini-bars, offering suggestions on how to render travel more fulfilling.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Departure. On anticipation -- On travelling places -- Motives. On the exotic -- On curiosity -- Landscape. On the country and the city -- On the sublime -- Art. On eye-opening art -- On possessing beauty -- Return. On habit.
Note Designed by Justin Salvas--AIGA Design Archives.
Subject Travel -- Philosophy.
Travel -- Philosophy. (OCoLC)fst01155581
Reise. (DE-588)4049275-8
Genre/Form Nonfiction.
Added Author Salvas, Justin, book designer.
ISBN 0375420827

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