Want to read a unique book about Tuscany? What’s so special about it? This book gives you a complete understanding of this magical place. Open a page and you will find you can’t put it down until the last word. Then you will return to read again and again. Mariangeli Betti, the Director of the Museo Civico in Sansepolcro, Italy, who gave us this amazing image of Piero della Francesca’s Madonna Misericordia says, ” In this journey of the soul (the suthor) has made many other meetings that have allowed us to know the culture of central Italy in all its components: environment, nature, art, landscapes, gastronomy, places, people. The book tells all and can transmit it with expertise, irony, but never banal. Thank you Pat for this work.” The book is a labor of love…love of all things Tuscan. It records forty-five years of Pat Musick’s travels in Tuscany and takes the reader on a personal journey of love in her rented villa in what becomes her village, Pergine. Together you drive through the Tuscan countryside to visit small churches and uncover their glorious art. Sip wine from wineries hidden in the Chianti hills. Prepare meals with the vegetables you bought that morning from Marta in the village. The perfect book to prepare your travelers for their unforgettable trip to Tuscany. It can be ordered from CAMUS, Incorporated, Longitude Recommended Reading, or Barnes and Noble. Hardcover 250 pages 200 breathtaking images 16 recipes Map
- Pat Musick is a Vermont artist who has exhibited her sculpture, paintings, works on paper and drawings throughout the United States, Europe and Mexico.