The Yellow-Lighted Bookshop


Here is a concise history of Paris and the great events and personalities, from prehistory to the present, that have shaped its unique cultural legacy. Once described as ‘that metropolis of dress and debauchery’ by the Scottish poet David Mallet, then as now Paris had a reputation for a peculiar joie de vivre, from style to sex, cookery to couture, captivating minds and imaginations across the Continent and beyond. In this book, Jeremy Black explores the unique cultural circumstances that made Paris the vibrant capital it is today.


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Author Jeremy Black Published by Thames and Hudson ISBN 9780500027080 EAN 9780500027080 Bic Code HBJD Cover Hardback