Candida's Own Italian Renaissance: A Sensuous Journey by Barbara Sher Tinsley PDF

Candida's Own Italian Renaissance: A Sensuous Journey by Barbara Sher Tinsley PDF

By Barbara Sher Tinsley

"Thirty-two-year-old Candida Darroway, an Italian professor at Altamonte, a small collage close to San Francisco, searches for her id. nonetheless unmarried, yet in a dating, she is familiar with she must get her own lifestyles in gear.

She’s provided a chance she can’t move up. the varsity is sponsoring a fund-raising, three-week luxurious paintings journey to Italy, the an identical of touring for gastronomy and Renaissance artwork. Her colleague, Professor Rob Ferrell, might act because the artwork background chief and Candida often is the cultural chief. For a few cause, she feels this journey will turn out her personal Renaissance.

So starts off a travel full of misfits, paintings research, and gourmand delicacies, the place Candida turns into Ferrell’s scapegoat for what is going fallacious. The group—a combined bag—favors Ferrell’s management, ostracizing Candida. She yearns for Professor Wes Spotswood, a guy twenty-one years her senior, with whom she is having a torrid affair. through the journey, medieval Italy pulses less than Renaissance pores and skin, drunkards reform, and previous flames rekindle.

In the top, Altamonte’s journey bargains greater than an appreciation of artwork and background. Candida discovers powers of judgment and social interplay. different locations have spread out grander vistas to her than even her cherished Italian Renaissance offered."

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