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Books by Ellen Grady

  • Blue Guide Italy Food Companion

    Ellen Grady

    Product Code: BVUNN
    Paperback
    How to enjoy the best of Italian food: understand the menu and know how to order in a restaurant or street market. Complements the Blue Guides' classic guide-book range as preparation for and accompaniment to any visit to Italy. Comprehensive coverage from pizza and pasta to rare regional delicacies and fine wines. Separate sections on seasonal food, Mediterranean fish, wines and aperitifs, star chefs. Extensive phrasebook-divided into 'what it means' (Italian into English including a glossary) and 'how to ask for' (English into Italian). Good-looking with stylish black and white line drawings, it would also work well as a gift item.
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  • Blue Guide Sicily

    Ellen Grady

    Product Code: BNGFN
    Paperback
    Fully revised and updated new edition of this popular Blue Guide, by Sicily resident and tour guide Ellen Grady.While this guide retains the Blue Guides' traditional focus on architecture, art and archaeology, with in-depth coverage of all thesights, both the famous and those off the beaten track, the author is also an expert on the cuisine of Sicily and each chapter contains detailed and up-to-date listings of where to eat and what local specialities to sample. Fully revised accommodation sections are also included, along with information on Sicilian wine.Ideal for on-site use as well as for at-home study and to help visitors plan ahead.
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  • Blue Guide the Marche and San Marino

    Ellen Grady

    Product Code: AZRHS
    Paperback
    The guide retains the Blue Guides' traditional focus on history, culture and the arts, but explores the Marche in all its many ramifications: this is an area of stunning natural beauty, with national parks, abundant wildlife, caves and river gorges - not to mention exceptional food and wine. Eating and drinking is a major part of this guide and each chapter contains suggestions of places to eat and regional delicacies to sample. The Marche is also an important manufacturing region, with shoe-makers, hat-makers, violin-makers and lace-makers still plying age-old trades. Tips on where to shop for typical local products are also included.
    • £14.95
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