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Author Sepeda, Toni, author.

Title Brunetti's Venice [electronic resource] : Walks with the City's Best-Loved Detective / Toni Sepeda.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : Grove Atlantic, [2009]


Description 1 online resource (256 pages)
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Summary An armchair traveler's companion to Donna Leon's Brunetti mysteries: "a splendid present for mystery-fiction fans [or] travel-lit buffs" (Tom Nolan, The Wall Street Journal ). Follow Commissario Guido Brunetti, star of Donna Leon's international bestselling mystery series, on over a dozen walks that highlight Venice's churches, markets, bars, cafes, and palazzos. In Brunetti's Venice , tourists and armchair travelers follow in the footsteps of Brunetti as he traverses the city he knows and loves. With his acute eye, fascination with history, ear for language, passion for food, and familiarity with the dark realities of crime and corruption, Brunetti is the perfect companion for any walk across La Serenissima. Over a dozen walks, encompassing all six regions of Venice as well as the lagoon, lead readers down calli , over canali , and through campi . Important locations from the best-selling novels are highlighted and major themes and characters are explored, all accompanied by poignant excerpts from the novels. This is a must-have companion book for any lover of Donna Leon's wonderful mysteries.
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Subject Brunetti, Guido (Fictitious character)
Venice (Italy) -- Guidebooks.
Venice (Italy) -- Tours.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Leon, Donna.
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ISBN 9780802199843 (epub)
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