A great cultural and cosmopolitan metropolis
- Its more than 220 photographs show the most emblematic corners of Barcelona, a city with a great artistic and architectonic legacy
- An easy-to-use and practical book that compiles the history of a city known for its avant-garde character and for being the epicentre of major artist events
- The book is divided into chapters, which explore each one of the essential areas of Barcelona that all visitors to the city should see
About the book
Since its foundation in Roman times, Barcelona has been the melting pot of countless writers, poets, artists and architects that have left behind a legacy of incalculable value. The different cultural and social movements that have developed in the city throughout the centuries have resulted in an urban layout of heterogeneous appearance, comprised of a great variety of iconic buildings and monuments.
This paperback shows us the different areas of Barcelona, showing its most emblematic spaces and providing the most relevant information about the origins and the evolution of a unique city, which has witnessed major historical events.
How is this book different to others?
This photographic book stands out for offering a complete visual tour of the most emblematic places of Barcelona. Its pages allow the reader to enjoy the fine examples of art and architecture present in the city, today considered one of the most important cities in the world.
Who is this book for?
This photographic book is aimed at art and architecture lovers who want to explore Barcelona's cultural wealth, as well as teachers or people that work in the world of art. It is also a great book for those who actually live in the city and who would like to get a closer and more detailed look at what their city has to offer.
What's inside the book?
This book is packed with beautiful pictures, which show the different parts, monuments and buildings that can be found when wandering around the city of Barcelona. The book is structured around different zones, and in each one there are explanatory texts that contextualize the place and every one of the pictures contained on its pages.
What's this book like?
This book has been published in a handy paperback size, in order that the reader can take it on their visits and enjoy reading it where they wish. The paper used to manufacture the book has been accredited with the PEFC certification, which guarantees sustainable forest management and respect for the environment.
- Additional Information
- Weight (g): 289
- Binding: Paperback with flaps
- Size (cm): 17,5 x 19,5
- Author: Dosde Publishing
- Pages: 0
- Edition: Pocket Edition