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Under the Tuscan Sun

Under the Tuscan Sun

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Written by Frances MayesAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Frances Mayes

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
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  • Publisher: Broadway Books
  • On Sale: September 2, 1997
  • Price: $15.00
  • ISBN: 978-0-7679-0038-6 (0-7679-0038-3)
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Frances Mayes entered a wondrous new world when she began restoring an abandoned villa in the spectacular Tuscan countryside. There were unexpected treasures at every turn: faded frescos beneath the whitewash in her dining room, a vineyard under wildly overgrown brambles in the garden, and, in the nearby hill towns, vibrant markets and delightful people. In Under the Tuscan Sun, she brings the lyrical voice of a poet, the eye of a seasoned traveler, and the discerning palate of a cook and food writer to invite readers to explore the pleasures of Italian life and to feast at her table.