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Secret Paris (Secret)

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A priest who blesses animals, wine producing firement, a tree in a church, an inverted phallus at a famous entrance, an atomic bomb shelter under the 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 Dali, war-wounded palm trees, bullet holes at the ministry, biblical plants in a priests garden, a mysterious monument to freemasonry at the Champs-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 know Paris well, the city is still teeming with unusual and secret places that are easily accessible.

Product Details

ISBN:
9782915807172
Publisher:
Jonglez Publishing
Subject:
Europe - France
Author:
Garance, Jacques
Author:
Raton, Maud
Subject:
Travel - France
Subject:
Europe - General
Edition Description:
First
Series:
Secret
Publication Date:
20070901
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
20 color maps, 200 color photographs
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
7.5 x 4.13 in

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