TITLE

ROMAN RIDES

AUTHOR(S)
James, Henry
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Italian Hours;3/1/2006, p81
SOURCE TYPE
Classic Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
The section "Roman Rides" of the book "Italian Hours," by Henry James is presented. It highlights the author's reflection on the way of life in Rome, Italy, particularly in terms of aesthetic, fashion and modernism. Moreover, it describes the author's experiences in riding one of the rides available in the city and how it could charm tourists in relation to the scenic sites within the city.
ACCESSION #
34345353

 

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