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News of Paris: American Journalists in the City of Light Between the Wars
News of Paris: American Journalists in the City of Light Between the Wars
by Ronald Weber
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The great American exodus to Paris after World War I included not only writers and artists but journalists. They came by the score, the raw and the accomplished, and in their baggage most carried the dream of eventually becoming poets, short-story... (read more)

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The Other Enlightenment: How French Women Became Modern
The Other Enlightenment: How French Women Became Modern
by Carla Hesse
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"Extremely challenging and at the same time immensely enjoyable. . . . [R]eaders will definitely benefit from the chapters, none of which is without interest."--Marie Lathers, French Review... (read more)

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French Global: A New Approach to Literary History
French Global: A New Approach to Literary History
by Christie Mcdonald
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Is it possible to reread the entire sweep of French literature from a world perspective? Recasting French literary history in terms of the cultures and peoples that interacted both within and outside of France's national boundaries, this volume offers a... (read more)

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A Lion for Love: A Critical Biography of Stendhal
A Lion for Love: A Critical Biography of Stendhal
by Robert Alter
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[An] excellent and balanced biography. -- Julia Epstein - Washington Post Book... (read more)

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Private Lives & Public Affairs: The Causes Celebres of Prerevolutionary France
Private Lives & Public Affairs: The Causes Celebres of Prerevolutionary France
by Sarah Maza
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Sarah Maza is Professor of History at Northwestern University and the author of Servants and Masters in Eighteenth-Century France: The Uses of Loyalty (1983).... (read more)

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Place in the World Called Paris
Place in the World Called Paris
by Steven Barclay
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Paris--with its subtle moods, elegant charm, and sensual allure--inspires writers and visitors like no other city. A Place in the World Called Paris, now in a beautiful paperback edition, collects the twentieth century's most distinguished authors... (read more)

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Paris Was a Woman
Paris Was a Woman
by Andrea Weiss
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The Burden of Responsibility: Blum, Camus, Aron, and the French Twentieth Century
The Burden of Responsibility: Blum, Camus, Aron, and the French Twentieth Century
by Tony Judt
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The Left Bank: Writers, Artists, and Politics from the Popular Front to the Cold War
The Left Bank: Writers, Artists, and Politics from the Popular Front to the Cold War
by Herbert R Lottman
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France, a Love Story: Women Write about the French Experience
France, a Love Story: Women Write about the French Experience
by Camille Cusumano
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French & Their Revolution Selected Wri
French & Their Revolution Selected Wri
by Richard Cobb
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Through Parisian Eyes: Reflections on Contemporary French Arts and Culture
Through Parisian Eyes: Reflections on Contemporary French Arts and Culture
by Melinda Camb Porter
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Imagining Paris: Exile, Writing, and American Identity
Imagining Paris: Exile, Writing, and American Identity
by J Gerald Kennedy
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Petite Histoire des Lettres Françaises
Petite Histoire des Lettres Françaises
by Gilbert Chinard
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Paris Was Yesterday, 1925-1939
Paris Was Yesterday, 1925-1939
by Janet Flanner
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Paris Was Yesterday 1925 1939
Paris Was Yesterday 1925 1939
by Janet Flaner
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The Left Bank :writers, artists, and politics from the Popular Front to the Cold War
The Left Bank :writers, artists, and politics from the Popular Front to the Cold War
by Herbert R Lottman
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Paris was yesterday, 1925-1939.
Paris was yesterday, 1925-1939.
by Janet Flanner
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Anti-Memoirs
Anti-Memoirs
by Andre Malraux
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Paris Edition: 1927-1934
Paris Edition: 1927-1934
by Waverley Root
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