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Travels : collected writings, 1950-1993

Author: Paul Bowles
Publisher: New York : Ecco, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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A collection of travel writings by Paul Bowles written from 1950-1993.
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Named Person: Paul Bowles; Paul Bowles
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Bowles
ISBN: 9780062067630 006206763X
OCLC Number: 757672278
Notes: Originally published: London : Sort of Books, 2010.
Description: 508 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction / by Paul Theroux --
17 Quai Voltaire (unpublished journal) --
Paris! City of the arts (Holiday, April 1953) --
Fez (Holiday, July 1950) --
Fish traps and private business (Journal, 1950) --
No more djinns (The American Mercury, June 1951) --
Baptism of solitude (Holiday, January 1953) --
Letter from Tangier (London Magazine, July 1954) --
Windows on the past (Holiday, January 1955) --
A man must not be very Moslem (Holiday, May 1955) --
Yallah (introduction to Peter W. Haeberlin's Yallah, 1956) --
View from Tangier (The Nation, 30 June 1956) --
All parrots speak (Holiday, November 1956) --
How to live on a part-time island (Holiday, March 1957) --
Letter from Ceylon (The Nation, 13 April, 1957) --
Letter from Kenya (The Nation, May 25, 1957) --
Tangier diary: a post-colonial interlude (Africa South, Capetown, 1957) --
Notes mailed at Nagercoil (Harper's, July 1957) --
Passport (Journal; Cherie Nutting's Yesterday's Perfume) --
Worlds of Tangier (Holiday, March 1958) --
The challenge to identity (The Nation, April 26, 1958) --
Sad for U.S., sad for Algeria (The Nation, May 24, 1958) --
Africa minor (Holiday, April 1959) --
The rif, to music (Kulchur, spring 1960) --
Madeira (Holiday, September 1960) --
The ball at Sidi Hosni (Kulchur #2, 1961) --
The route to Tassemsit (Holiday, February 1963) --
Tangier (Gentlemen's Quarterly, October 1963) --
Zany Costa del Sol (Holiday, April 1965) --
Casablanca (Holiday, September 1966) --
Kif : prologue and compendium (The Book of Grass, 1967) --
Cafe in Morocco (Holiday, August, 1968) --
What's so different about Marrakesh? (Travel & Leisure, June/July 1971) --
From notes taken in Thailand (Prose, Spring 1972) --
Fez: behind the walls (1984; Barry Brukoff's Morocco, 1991) --
And island of my own (San Francisco Chronicle, 1985) --
Tangier (Independent on Sunday, 1990) --
Views of Tangier (Jellel Gastelli's Vues Choisies, 1991) --
The Hakima (William Betsch's The Hakima: a tragedy in Fez, 1991) --
The sky (Vittorio Santo's Portraits Nudes Clouds, 1993) --
Paul Bowles, his life (unpublished journal, 1986) --
Glossary (Their Heads are Green, 1963) --
Paul Bowles: a chronology / by Daniel Halpern.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Paul Bowles ; introduction by Paul Theroux.

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