Old Paris

its court and literary salons
  • 2.71 MB
  • English
Grolier Society , Paris, Boston
France -- Court and courtiers, France -- History -- Bourbons, 1589-1789, Paris (France) -- Social life and cu
Statementby Catherine Charlotte, Lady Jackson.
Series[Lady Jackson"s works -- v. 1-2]
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13594794M

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"Chronicles of Old Paris" looks at a variety of former inhabitants, beginning with St. Denis in c. A.D. and ending with the student riots of As a frequent visitor and admirer of Paris, I was glad to learn some tidbits, but I was a bit disappointed in the superficial treatments of the canonical subjects.4/4(14).

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