"Pictures From Italy" is an account of a year Dickens spent travelling to Italy in 1844 and is, like the journey two years earlier described in "American Notes", a fascinating glimse of a long-gone world; an Italy before the age of mass tourism.
A short work but, like "American Notes", one that's well worth reading.
EDIT: 9th Dec 07
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EDIT: 15 Mar 08
Significantly improved the book to preserve the original paragraph breaks. Added the three original illustrations. Uploaded v3.
EDIT: 21 Feb 2010
Thoroughly proof-read against the "Oxford Illustrated Dickens" edition. Corrected a number of errors, and restored all the accented letters that were missing from the previous versions. Uploaded v4.
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