Posts Tagged ‘Mediterranean’

The Palace and the City

This originally appeared in the New Yorker, November 23rd, 1991 Part of the palace used to belong to Gioacchino’s cousin & adoptive father, Giuseppe Tomasi (1896-1957), the last Prince of Lampedusa, who wrote the novel The Leopard. Lampedusa lived in this house for the final 12 years of his life. Over the past 3 decades or ......

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