The Last Supper

Holly Aird reads Rachel Cusk's story of her family's three-month tour of Italy, during which they discover some of the country's rich artistic heritage and enjoy adapting to a more relaxed way of life.

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01*2009020220110627 (BBC7)

The author and her family embark on a three-month holiday in Italy, discovering its rich artistic heritage.

Read by Holly Aird.

The author and her family embark on a three-month holiday in Italy.

022009020320110628 (BBC7)

Rachel and her family visit Tuscany and Umbria, on the trail of the Rennaiscance artist Piero della Francesca.

On a three month break in Italy, the author visits Tuscany and Umbria on the trail of Piero della Francesca.

Read by Holly Aird.

On a three month break in Italy, the author visits Tuscany and Umbria.

032009020420110629 (BBC7)

Rachel and her family visit Assisi, where they become acquainted with the life of St Francis and the art he inspired.

On their Italian holiday, the author and her family visit Assisi to learn about the life of St Francis.

Read by Holly Aird.

On their Italian holiday, the author and her family visit Assisi.

042009020520110630 (BBC7)

The family see some of Rafael's masterpieces in Florence and then head south to Naples and Pompeii.

The author and her family go to Florence to see Raphael's masterpieces and then head south to Naples.

Read by Holly Aird.

The author and her family go to Florence to see Raphael's masterpieces.

The family see Rafael's masterpieces in Florence and then head south to Naples and Pompeii

05 LAST2009020620110701 (BBC7)

The family explore Rome's artistic heritage, as their trip draws to an end.

The author and her family explore Rome's artistic heritage, as their three month trip draws to an end.

Concluded by Holly Aird.

The author and her family explore Rome's artistic heritage, as their trip draws to an end.