The Flaneur: A Stroll Through the Paradoxes of Paris

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A flaneur is a stroller, a loiterer, someone who ambles through a city without apparent purpose but is secretly attuned to the history of the place and in covert search of adventure, aesthetic or erotic. Edmund White, who lived in Paris for sixteen years, wanders through the streets and avenues and along the quays, taking us into parts of Paris virtually unknown to visitors and indeed to many Parisians. Entering the Marias evokes the history of Jews in France, just a visit to the Haynes grill recalls the presence - festive, ...

The Flaneur: A Stroll Through the Paradoxes of Paris 2015, Bloomsbury USA, New York

ISBN-13: 9781632863775

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The Flaneur: A Stroll Through the Paradoxes of Paris 2008, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, New York

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The Flaneur: A Stroll Through the Paradoxes of Paris 2008, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

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The Flaneur: A Stroll Through the Paradoxes of Paris 2001, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, New York

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The Flaneur: A Stroll Through the Paradoxes of Paris 2001, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

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