Coupon
The Wilder Shores of Love
by Lesley Blanch and Naomi Wolf


Overview - Originally published in 1954, The Wilder Shores of Love is the classic biography of four nineteenth-century European women who leave behind the industrialized west for Arabia in search of romance and fulfillment. Hailed by The Daily Telegraph as "enthralling to read," Lesley Blanch's first book tells the story of Isabel Burton, the wife and traveling companion of the explorer Richard Burton; Jane Digby, who exchanged European society for an adventure in loving; Aimee Dubucq de Rivery, a Frenchwoman captured by pirates who became a member of the Turkish sultan's harem; and Isabelle Eberhardt, a Swiss woman who dressed as a man and lived among the Arabs of Algeria.  Read more...

 
Paperback
  • $18.99
  • 20% off for Members: Get the Club Price
    $ 15.19

Add to Cart + Add to Wishlist

In Stock. Place Order by Noon EST December 18th and Choose Free/Standard Shipping for Christmas Delivery.

Free Shipping is not available for this item.
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 19 copies from $3.00
 
 
 

More About The Wilder Shores of Love by Lesley Blanch; Naomi Wolf
 
 
 
Overview
Originally published in 1954, The Wilder Shores of Love is the classic biography of four nineteenth-century European women who leave behind the industrialized west for Arabia in search of romance and fulfillment. Hailed by The Daily Telegraph as "enthralling to read," Lesley Blanch's first book tells the story of Isabel Burton, the wife and traveling companion of the explorer Richard Burton; Jane Digby, who exchanged European society for an adventure in loving; Aimee Dubucq de Rivery, a Frenchwoman captured by pirates who became a member of the Turkish sultan's harem; and Isabelle Eberhardt, a Swiss woman who dressed as a man and lived among the Arabs of Algeria.

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9781439197349
  • ISBN-10: 1439197342
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster
  • Publish Date: October 2010
  • Page Count: 332
  • Dimensions: 8.42 x 5.56 x 0.87 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.69 pounds


Related Categories

Books > Biography & Autobiography > Women
Books > Biography & Autobiography > Literary

 
BAM Customer Reviews