Under the Tuscan sun: at home in Italy
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Broadway Books, 2003.
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&;This beautifully written memoir about taking chances, living in Italy, loving a house and, always, the pleasures of food, would make a perfect gift for a loved one.  But it&;s so delicious, read it first yourself.&;&;USA Today The 20th anniversary edition of the classic, updated with a new afterword. Don&;t miss Frances Mayes in PBS&;s Dream of Italy: Tuscan Sun Special! Frances Mayes&;widely published poet, gourmet cook, and travel writer&;opens the door to a wondrous new world when she buys and restores an abandoned villa in the spectacular Tuscan countryside. In evocative language, she brings the reader along as she discovers the beauty and simplicity of life in Italy. Mayes also creates dozens of delicious seasonal recipes from her traditional kitchen and simple garden, all of which she includes in the book. Doing for Tuscany what M.F.K. Fisher and Peter Mayle did for Provence, Mayes writes about the tastes and pleasures of a foreign country with gusto and passion.Now with an excerpt from Frances Mayes's latest southern memoir, Under Magnolia

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Frances Mayes?widely published poet, gourmet cook, and travel writer?opens the door to a wondrous new world when she buys and restores an abandoned villa in the spectacular Tuscan countryside. In evocative language, she brings the reader along as she discovers the beauty and simplicity of life in Italy. Mayes also creates dozens of delicious seasonal recipes from her traditional kitchen and simple garden, all of which she includes in the book. Doing for Tuscany what M.F.K. Fisher and Peter Mayle did for Provence, Mayes writes about the tastes and pleasures of a foreign country with gusto and passion. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Mayes, F. (2003). Under the Tuscan sun: at home in Italy. Broadway Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Mayes, Frances. 2003. Under the Tuscan Sun: At Home in Italy. Broadway Books.

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Mayes, Frances, Under the Tuscan Sun: At Home in Italy. Broadway Books, 2003.

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Mayes, Frances. Under the Tuscan Sun: At Home in Italy. Broadway Books, 2003. Web.

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