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In Maremma : life and a house in southern Tuscany

Author: David Leavitt; Mark Mitchell
Publisher: Wash., D.C. : Counterpoint, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In 1997 David Leavitt and Mark Mitchell bought a house in southern Tuscany: not a villa but a dilapidated farmhouse dating from the late 1950's and abandoned for more than twenty years. In Maremma recounts their restoration of the house, as well as the gradual process by which two Americans became initiated into a part of Italy - and a part of Italian life - that foreigners rarely see."--Jacket.
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Named Person: David Leavitt; Mark Mitchell; David Leavitt; Mark Mitchell
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Leavitt; Mark Mitchell
ISBN: 1582430616 9781582430614 1582432112 9781582432113
OCLC Number: 45603951
Description: 140 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by David Leavitt and Mark Mitchell.

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"In 1997 David Leavitt and Mark Mitchell bought a house in southern Tuscany: not a villa but a dilapidated farmhouse dating from the late 1950's and abandoned for more than twenty years. In Maremma recounts their restoration of the house, as well as the gradual process by which two Americans became initiated into a part of Italy - and a part of Italian life - that foreigners rarely see."--Jacket.

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