Brian Sewell's grand tour of Italy
(DVD)

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Published
Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media, [2009].
ISBN
9781598282566, 1598282565
Physical Desc
4 videodiscs (approximately 386 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + viewer's guide (16 pages : color illustrations)
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Published
Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media, [2009].
Format
DVD
Language
English
ISBN
9781598282566, 1598282565
UPC
054961825691

Notes

General Note
Originally broadcast on television as individual episodes, 2005-2006.
General Note
Bonus features: 20-page viewer's guide includes highlights, questions to consider, avenues for further learning, "The things they carried," and "From grand tour to gap year"; "Side trips: tour tidbits explained"; biographies of Brian Sewell and the grand tour artists; exclusive web extras.
Creation/Production Credits
Produced and directed by Christopher Bruce.
Participants/Performers
Presented by Brian Sewell.
Description
Brian Sewell follows the footsteps of young 18th century British aristocrats undertaking a grand tour through Italy, exploring art, architecture, manners and mores with erudition and wit. He journeys through Rome, Florence, Venice, Naples, Siena, and Milan showcasing cathedrals, palazzos, paintings and sculptures while giving insight into the travels and travails of tourists past.
Target Audience
Not rated; "For mature audiences"--Container.
System Details
DVD, 16:9 widescreen; Dolby digital stereo.
Language
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Sewell, B., & Bruce, C. (2009). Brian Sewell's grand tour of Italy . Acorn Media.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Sewell, Brian and Christopher Bruce. 2009. Brian Sewell's Grand Tour of Italy. Acorn Media.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Sewell, Brian and Christopher Bruce. Brian Sewell's Grand Tour of Italy Acorn Media, 2009.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Sewell, Brian., and Christopher Bruce. Brian Sewell's Grand Tour of Italy Acorn Media, 2009.

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