Skip to content

A Season With Verona

 15.00

by Tim Parks

‘Delves into the very essence of being a fan, while seamlessly exploring Italian history, politics, culture and society,’ Guardian

A Season With Verona

Is Italy a united country, or a loose affiliation of warring states? Is Italian football a sport, or an ill-disguised protraction of ancient enmities?

Tim Parks goes on the road to follow the fortunes of Hellas Verona football club, to pay a different kind of visit to some of the world’s most beautiful cities. This is a highly personal account of one man’s relationship with a country, its people and its national sport. A book that combines the pleasures of travel writing with a profound analysis of one country’s mad, mad way of keeping itself entertained.

About the Author

Tim Parks is a British novelist, translator, author and professor of literature.

The LitVox Bookshop

Our bookshop’s range grows by the day. Moreover, we pride ourselves on being able to track down and obtain any book our customers want. Our recommendations service is open for all to use. If we recommend books to you through this service, we’ll be able gather up those books and send them to you no matter where you. If you’re buying books as a gift, we can gift-wrap them and send them wherever in the world you wish! We can even hand-write your greetings card with your personal message.

Remember that if you’re buying books as a gift, we also offer a wide-range of book prints, gifts and greetings cards for readers of all ages! Check out our print studio and gift-shop today. If you have any special requests for your order or need further gift inspiration, just contact our team at hello@litvox.com, we’re ready and waiting to help!

Weight 0.4 kg
Dimensions 12.8 × 2.5 × 19.7 cm

You may also like…

  • Danish Dynamite

    Danish Dynamite

     13.00
  • What We Think About When We Think About Football

    What We Think About When We Talk About Football

     13.00