Les Grandes Horizontales - Rounding, Virginia

Marie Duplessis, Cora Pearl, La Paiva and La Presidente, the four women whose lives and legends are examined in this fascinating book, were all representatives of the golden age of the French courtesan. In the reign of Emperor Napoleon III the opulent and pampered demi-monde became almost indistinguishable from the haut-monde, with mythical ...

Les Grandes Horizontales 2004, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

ISBN-13: 9780747568599

Mass-market paperback

Les Grandes Horizontales 2003, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

ISBN-13: 9780747562214