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The Image of Spain in Foreign Travelers

The Cervantes Institute and Google have introduced digital exhibition “The image of Spain in foreign travelers. The travel book series of the Cervantes Institute in London”.

This is an online space that can be accessed from the Centro Virtual Cervantes and offers a complete tour of the inside of more than 250 books (40 of them copies digitized by Google Books) written by British, American, Canadian, Australian and Irish travelers about Spain, dated between 1750 and 1950.

It is nearly three hundred original editions in which the authors report numerous impressions, anecdotes, descriptions and diagnoses of Spain and the Spaniards.

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