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A priest who blesses animals, winemaking firefighters, a tree in a church, an inverted phallus at a well-known entrance, an atomic bomb shelter under Gare de lEst, a real Breton lighthouse near Montparnasse, unsuspected traces of former brothels, a patron saint of motorists, royal monograms hidden in the Louvre courtyard, the presentation of Christs crown of thorns, a prehistoric merry-go-

round, a sundial designed by Dalí, war-wounded palm trees, bullet holes at the ministry, religious plants in a priests garden, a mysterious monument to Freemasonry at the Champ-de-Mars, a solid gold sphere in parliament, a Chinese temple in a parking lot, the effect of the Bièvre river on Parisian geography, a blockhouse in the Bois de Boulogne …

For those who thought they knew Paris well, the city is still teeming with unusual and secret places that are easily accessible.

Table of Contents

• Architecture

• Art Nouveau / 1900

• Arts and literature

• Children

• City walls

• Curiosities

• Gardens - nature

• Geography

• History

• Museums

• Religion and esoterica

• Science and education

• Walks, picturesque passageways

• Water courses in Paris

Product Details

ISBN:
9782361950378
Author:
Garance, Jacques
Publisher:
Jonglez Publishing
Author:
Ratton, Maud
Subject:
Europe - France
Subject:
Travel - France
Edition Description:
Second
Series:
Secret
Publication Date:
20120807
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full color throughout
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
7.5 x 4.13 in

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