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Two Middle-Aged Ladies in Andalucia

Two Middle-Aged Ladies in Andalucia

Author(s): Penelope Chetwode

Location(s): Andalusia (Andalucía)

Genre(s): Travelogue

Era(s): 1961



Two middle-aged ladies, one Penelope Chetworth, the other her 12-year old mare La Marquesa, explored the high sierra north of Granada in 1961. Together the travellers brought out the best in their Spanish hosts and Chetwode’s compelling account – warm, witty and candid – is informed by her infectious personal fascination for horses, religion and Spain.

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A delightful exploration of the Sierra on horseback, charmingly written in the style of the 60s.

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