Their Heads Are Green and Their Hands Are Blue

Their Heads Are Green and Their Hands Are Blue

Scenes From the Non-Christian World

Book - 2006
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Their Heads are Green and their Hands are Blue is an engaging collection of eight travel essays. Except for one essay on Central America, all of these pieces are concerned with locations in the Hindu, Buddhist, or Islamic worlds. A superb and observant traveler, Paul Bowles was a born wanderer who found pleasure in the inaccessible and who cheerfully endures the concomitant hardships with a matter-of-fact humor.

These essays provide us with Paul Bowles' characteristic insightfulness and bring us closer to a world we frequently hear about, but often find difficult to understand.

Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, 2006, c1963.
ISBN: 9780061137372
0061137375
Branch Call Number: 916. 1 BOW
Characteristics: xxiii, 192 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., ports.

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