Shannon Bolithoe : A Writing Life

Destinations Await in the Summer’s Best Travel Books

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In 1750, during the reign of Louis XV, a peripatetic Frenchman named Louis-Charles Fougeret de Monbron began his travel memoir, “Le Cosmopolite,” with the declaration: “The universe is a kind of book; and if you’ve only seen your own country, you’ve only read the first page.


Author: SBolithoe

Librarian, author, blogger, presenter, history buff and animal lover.

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