• Pocket Atlas of Remote Islands: Fifty Islands I Have Not Visited & Never Will

    Pocket Atlas of Remote Islands: Fifty Islands I Have Not Visited & Never Will
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    ISBN: 9781846143496
    Title: Pocket Atlas of Remote Islands: Fifty Islands I Have Not Visited & Never Will
    Author: SCHALANSKY JUDITH

    Winner of the German Arts Foundation Prize for Most Beautiful Book of the Year'Utterly exquisite' Robert MacFarlane, Guardian'Gorgeous, lyrical and whimsical' TimeBorn on the wrong side of the Berlin Wall, as a child Judith Schalansky could travel only through the pages of an atlas. Now she has created her own, taking us across the oceans of the world to fifty remote islands. Perfect maps jostle with cryptic tales from the islands, full of rare animals and lost explorers, marooned slaves and lonely scientists, mutinous sailors and forgotten castaways.'rarely has armchair travel been so farflung and romantic' Time Out'By book's end, I felt that I had travelled to all fifty islands' Washington Post

    Format: Paperback
    Price: $42.00
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