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Evenings abroad, by the author of "Sketches of Corfu".

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John Waller was born in Hythe, Kent in and was evacuated. After Cambridge University, he trained as an engineer at IBM and set up and ran a successful computer company in In , he and his Danish wife built a minute house in Corfu, where he has written his seven non-fiction books after his retirement in Most of the chapters in this book have been developed from papers presented at the seminar on “The History and Culture of the Ionian Islands” held at the Durrell School of Corfu, 16–21 May Two of the authors whose papers were presented at the seminar have contributed additional chapters to the book: A. A. D. Seymour with “The Least-.


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It recalls the genuine characters they encountered on Corfu - Theodore the biologist, the taxi driver Spiro Halikiopoulos and the prisoner Kosti - as well as the visit of American writer Henry Miller. The Durrells of Corfu describes the family's upbringing in India and the crisis that brought them to England and then Greece.

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Corfu is the first island of ionian (coming from north) and certainly the most famous. Compared to the nearby Albania (the channel between the north end of Corfu and Albania is just 1 mile) is a very green island, also because it is the rainiest island in all of Greece (October to March).

Condition: Good. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers. In good all round condition. Dust Jacket in good condition. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,grams, ISBN: Seller Inventory # 21 May - The Booktrail Travel Agency - Travel to Greece Literary Style: Via city: See more ideas about 16 pins.

Whether you are travelling first class or on a limited budget, the DK Eyewitness Top 10 Corfu & the Ionian Islands will lead you straight to the very best these islands have to offer. Dozens of Top 10 lists - from the Top 10 bays and beaches to the Top 10 myths & legends, museums and galleries, spectacular festivals and events, splendid cathedral and monasteries, top restaurants, picture /5(20).

The Durrells of Corfu describes the family's upbringing in India and the crisis that brought them to England and then Greece. It recalls the genuine characters they encountered on Corfu - Theodore the biologist, the taxi driver Spiro Halikiopoulos and the prisoner Kosti - as well as the visit of American writer Henry Miller.4/4(18).

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For Gerald, the budding zoologist, Corfu was a natural paradise, teeming with strange birds and 5/5(1). Corfu, as we have already mentioned, is an island with many natural beauties but also countless opportunities for spiritual cultivation. Such a bright example is the summer book exhibition.

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1 of 2 (English) (as Author). Gerald Durrell (–) was a British naturalist, zookeeper, conservationist, author, and television presenter. He is the author of the memoirs My Family and Other Animals; Birds, Beasts and Relatives; A Zoo in My Luggage; The Whispering Lands; and The Garden of the Gods; and more than twenty-five nature books.A student of zoology, he founded the Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust 5/5(3).The Municipal Theatre of Corfu was the main theatre and opera house in Corfu, from to The theatre was the successor of the Nobile Teatro di San Giacomo di Corfù, which became the .Gerald Durrell My Family and Other Animals For those of us that love nothing more than a good book to read whilst soaking up some of that foreign sunshine then there can be no better choice when visiting Corfu than My family and Other Animals by Gerald Durrell.

A true story about life on Corfu to really get you into the spirit of the place.