About this book
Published alongside "Danube" and "Amsterdam", this travel guide takes a scholarly look at the history and sights of the city that nurtured the creativity of Picasso, Gaudi et al. 40 b/w illus.
A modern homage to a proud, cosmopolitan city, where geniuses like Picasso and Miro learned how to break the rules. Robert Hughes takes us down the Ramblas through the "intestinal windings" of the ancient gothic quarter, past the bountiful Boqueria market to the Eixample.