Books

Nancy Cox and the cover of her book, Pleasant Days in Spain.  ARCHIVE

A city with charm

Mallorca the Magnificent (New York, 1927 ARCHIVE

Waxing lyrical

Han Kang

books of the month recommended by linguae bookshop

Girona's El Call, the citys' medieval Jewish quarter.  JORDI SOLER

Secrets of the stones An Entrancing Forest

Fool me Once - Harlan Coben

books of the month recommended by linguae bookshop

A selection by Caroline Earle White, A Holiday in Spain and Norway (Philadelphia, 1895), pp. 11-16Barcelona's famed Rambla at the beginning of last century.  PERE GIFRA ARCHIVE

The critical eye

Grape-growing and wine-making form the backdrop for the story of Josep Alvarez./  ENOTURISME PENEDÈS

Far-away adventures The grapes of peace

View of the island of Mallorca in 1930. /  PERE GIFRA ARCHIVE

Looting the Islands

Interior view of the Poblet Monastery

Lost grandeur

A young couple take a selfie during a recent Sant Jordi's day in Barcelona ORIOL DURAN ELISABETH MAGRE

Saint George as a symbol of diversity?