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Reid’s Palace – Madeira (English) Edition Raconteur

Reid’s Palace – Madeira (English)

Price: € 33.00

This book is of course the story of a visionary man called William Reid, the sojourn of ‘Sisi’, the restless Empress of Aus...

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The Oriental – Bangkok, Thailand (English) Edition Raconteur

The Oriental – Bangkok, Thailand (English)

Price: € 38.00

The Amazing Tale of Bangkok's Legendary Hotel Jim Thompson, the silk king, owned it, the late Peter Ustinov loved it, Graham Green...

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Grand Hotel Belvédère – Davos, Schweiz (Deutsch) Edition Raconteur

Grand Hotel Belvédère – Davos, Schweiz (Deutsch)

Price: € 33.00

Seit dem 17. Juli 1875 ist das Steigenberger Grandhotel Belvédère aus dem Bild von Davos nicht mehr wegzudenken. Aus eine...

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Pera Palace – Istanbul, Turkey (English) Edition Raconteur

Pera Palace – Istanbul, Turkey (English)

Price: € 33.00

‘The entire continent turns eastward’, wrote Victor Hugo in his prologue to Les Orientales towards the end of the 19th cent...

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People’s Grand Hotel – Xian, China (English) Edition Raconteur

People’s Grand Hotel – Xian, China (English)

Price: € 33.00

The finest hotel in North West China, a Select Member of The Most Famous Hotels in the World. Opened in 1953 it was the official hotel ...

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London Hilton on Park Lane – England (English) Edition Raconteur

London Hilton on Park Lane – England (English)

Price: € 33.00

Overlooking Hyde Park, London Hilton on Park Lane stands tall but never still. In 1963, when it opened its doors, the London Hilton was...

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Frankfurter Hof – Frankfurt, Germany (English, gift edition) Edition Raconteur

Frankfurter Hof – Frankfurt, Germany (English, gift edition)

Price: € 58.00

  In elegant darkbrown leather-look, a special gift edition, padded, with gold stamping, for our collectors. Around 1900 a...

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Frankfurter Hof – Frankfurt, Deutschland (Deutsch) Edition Raconteur

Frankfurter Hof – Frankfurt, Deutschland (Deutsch)

Price: € 33.00

Das Flaggschiff der Steigenberger Hotelgruppe steht in Frankfurt, der Metropole der Finanz, aber durchaus auch des gemütlichen Leb...

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Frankfurter Hof – Frankfurt, Germany (English) Edition Raconteur

Frankfurter Hof – Frankfurt, Germany (English)

Price: € 33.00

The flagship of the Steigenberger group of hotels stands in the German capital of finance, Frankfurt. Since 1876 the Frankfurter Hof is...

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Frankfurter Hof – Frankfurt, Deutschland (Deutsch, Geschenkausgabe) Edition Raconteur

Frankfurter Hof – Frankfurt, Deutschland (Deutsch, Geschenkausgabe)

Price: € 58.00

  Lederlook (bitte nicht mit einer in echtes Leder gebundenen Ausgabe zu verwechseln!), dunkelbraun, mit Goldprägung; Das...

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Hotel Imperial – Wien / Vienna, Österreich / Austria (bilingual Deutsch / English) Edition Raconteur

Hotel Imperial – Wien / Vienna, Österreich / Austria (bilingual Deutsch / English)

Price: € 33.00

One of Vienna's most famous palaces has been turned into a hotel. That was in 1873. The decade preceding this change saw Vienna u...

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Schloss Velden - Il Castello sul Lago di Wörth, Austria (Italian) Edition Raconteur

Schloss Velden - Il Castello sul Lago di Wörth, Austria (Italian)

Price: € 33.00

Costruito come Castello dei Khevenhüller, alla fine del 19° secolo divenne un tempio della villeggiatura prima di trasformarsi...

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Dear wonderful Readers; 

It is noteworthy that, contrary to all predictions, interest in good books is not dwindling. It spurs me and my team on to produce better, even more beautiful books. The new edition of THE STRAND (Yangon,Myanmar), for example, receives wonderful readers' feedback — thank you for your notes and mails. METROPOLE HANOI and ORIENTAL BANGKOK were relaunched in brand new edtions. The Oriental book is the first to present the (very) complete list of all authors who had ever visited. It was quite a challenge to compile it.

We dispatch all our books personally autographed (as you know).

Have a save journey!

Andreas Augustin

aa at famoushotels dot org

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