[The Slow Breath of Stone: A Romanesque Love Story] E–pub ó Pamela Petro
More than just a travel "memoir bu. An absorbing travel book a meditation on geology photography Romanesue " bu. An absorbing travel book a meditation on geology photography Romanesue and the romance of physical decline The Slow Breath of Stone throws a mirror on Europe of the Middle Ages and its hold on us today In the years following the devastations of the first world war
a brilliant young American couple Kingsley and Lucy Porter traveled to south west France to document brilliant young American couple Kingsley and Lucy Porter traveled to south west France to document abbeys and basilicas of the Romanesue period Their xtraordinary photographs revealed some of the most feverishly inventive stonescapes in Europe stories chiselled from the .
Pen our minds to new possibilities. Ers and animals devouring prey that adorn the cathedrals of Cahors and Carcassonne And She Explores A Limestone Uarry From Where These and she xplores a limestone uarry from where these slabs of stone were hewn a thousand ago She walks the routes of pilgrimages testaments to the tenacity of human hope meeting people the way and savoring the local food and wine Above all she journeys deep into the strange relationship of the sexually incompatible Lucy and Kingsley following them to Donegal where their marriage was to nd tragically and mysteriously on the cliffs of Inishbofin.