Photojournalism and the Origins of the French Writer House Museum (1881-1914): Privacy, Publicity, and Personality

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Why did writers' private homes become so linked to their work that contemporaries began preserving them as museums? Photojournalism and the Origins of the French Writer House Museum addresses this and other questions by providing an overview of the social forces that brought writers' homes to the forefront of the French imagination at the end of the nineteenth century and the beginning of the twentieth. This study analyzes representations of the apartments and houses of Corneille, Hugo, Balzac, Dumas, Sand, Zola, Loti, ...

Photojournalism and the Origins of the French Writer House Museum (1881-1914): Privacy, Publicity, and Personality 2016, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9781138251564

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Photojournalism and the Origins of the French Writer House Museum (1881-1914): Privacy, Publicity, and Personality 2012, Ashgate Publishing Limited

ISBN-13: 9781409408772

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