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Travel Literature: Spain
Sun and Shadow in Spain
Sun and Shadow in Spain
Maude Howe, 1908

Please note that items in bold are described in the Library's online catalog and you will need to review the catalog to obtain the call number of each item. Other items are described in guides in Special Collections and Archives.

I. Manuscript and Archival
II. Books and Published Materials
  • A year in Spain, by a young American, Alexander Slidell Mackenzie, 1831
  • Spain revisited, A. Slidell Mackenzie, 1836
  • The Zincali; or, An account of the Gypsies of Spain. With an original collection of their songs and poetry, George Borrow, 1843
  • The Spaniards and their country, Richard Ford, 1855
  • The lands of the Saracens, or, Pictures of Palestine, Asia Minor, Sicily and Spain, Bayard Taylor, 1855
  • The attaché in Madrid : or, Sketches of the court of Isabella II, Madame Calderón de la Barca (Frances Erskine Inglis), 1856
  • Wanderings in Spain, Augustus J.C. Hare, 1873
  • The lands of the Saracens, or Pictures of Palestine, Asia Minor, Sicily and Spain, Bayard Taylor, 1883
  • Rambles in sunny Spain, Fred A. Ober, 1889
  • Spanish papers, Washington Irving, 1895
  • Castilian days, John Hay; with illustrations by Joseph Pennell, 1903
  • Sun and shadow in Spain, Maud Howe Elliot, 1908
  • Four months afoot in Spain, Harry A. Franck, 1911
  • The soul of Spain, Havelock Ellis, 1926
  • Spanish raggle-taggle; adventures with a fiddle in north Spain, Walter Starkie, frontispiece and title-page design by Arthur Rackham, 1935
  • Spring in Spain, MacKinley Helm, 1952, General Collection
  • Exploring the Jewish heritage in Spain, Samuel and Tamar Grand, 1979
  • "Forward into the Past: 'Digging' the Balearic Islands," Jacqueline Waldren, 2009. In Great Expectations: Imagination and Anticipation in Tourism, edited by Jonathan Skinner and Dimitros Theodossopoulos, 2011.
III. Artifacts
  • Robert Tucker Coin Collection: four (4) 5-peseta coins, 1957 and 1975; six (6) 1-peseta coins, 1966 and 1975.
IV. Reference and Other Materials
19th century
  • Las cosas de España, Richard Ford (1796-1858); traducción de Enrique de Mesa; prólogo de Gerald Brenan, 1988, General Collection
  • Between history and romance: travel writing on Spain in the early nineteenth-century United States, Pere Gifra-Adroher, 2000, General Collection
  • Italy: with sketches of Spain and Portugal, William Beckford, 1834, Microform
  • Paisajes del alma, Miguel de Unamuno (1864-1936), 1997, General Collection
20th century
  • Andalusia, sketches and impressions, W. Somerset Maugham, 1920, General Collection
  • The Bible in Spain: or, The journeys, adventures and imprisonments of an Englishman in an attempt to circulate The Scriptures in the peninsula, George Borrow; with the notes and glossary of Ulick Ralph Burke, 1930, General Collection
  • South to Cadiz, H.M. Tomlinson, 1934, General Collection
  • The dangerous summer, Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961); introduction, James A. Michener, 1985, General Collection
  • Spain, Sacheverell Sitwell, 1950, General Collection
  • La España del Sur: Illustrada con cien heliograbados, Jean Sermet, 1956, General Collection
  • Portrait of Spain; British and American accounts of Spain in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, Thomas F. McGann, 1963, General Collection
  • De Roncesvalles a Compostela, José Antonio Vizcaíno, 1965, General Collection
  • España clara, Azorín, Foto: Nicolás Muller, 1966, General Collection
  • Iberia; Spanish travels and reflections, James A. Michener, Photos by Robert Vavra, 1968, General Collection
  • Old Spain and new Spain : the travel narratives of Camilo José Cela, David Henn, 2004, General Collection
  • Spain, Graham J. Shields, 1985, Reference Collection
  • Historical dictionary of modern Spain, 1700-1988, Robert W. Kern, editor-in-chief, Meredith D. Dodge, associate editor, 1990, Reference Collection
  • Enciclopedia hispánica, Encyclopedia Brittanica Publishers, 1991-1992, Reference Collection
  • Historical dictionary of the Spanish Empire, 1402-1975, James S. Olson, editor-in-chief; Sam L. Slick, senior editor; Samuel Freeman [et al.], associate editors, 1992, Reference Collection
  • Encyclopedia of contemporary Spanish culture, edited by Eamonn Rodgers, honorary assistant editor, Valerie Rodgers, 1999, Reference Collection
  • Medieval Iberia: an encyclopedia, E. Michael Gerli, editor; associate editors, Samuel G. Armistead [et al.], 2003, Reference Collection
  • Spain, Candy Lee LaBalle, 2007, Reference Collection
V. Online Resources at Furman
VI. Web Sites