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Paris was yesterday, 1925-1939.

Janet Flanner

Paris was yesterday, 1925-1939.

by Janet Flanner

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Paris (France)
    • Subjects:
    • Paris (France) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century,
    • Paris (France) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Articles primarily selected from the author"s Letter from Paris, originally published in the New Yorker.

      StatementEdited by Irving Drutman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC715 .F57
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 232 p.
      Number of Pages232
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5709771M
      ISBN 100670539538
      LC Control Number70185384

      And she tells little-known facts about the chief executioner of France and the heartbreaking exodus from Spain into France during the Spanish Civil War. In a sequence of dazzling vignettes and essays, Paris is captured in its golden hour. Category: France - Paris - Social life, Essays Paris Was Yesterday Sound Recording. Paris Was Yesterday, by Janet (Genet) Flanner ISBN ISBN Trade Paper; San Diego -- New York: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, ; ISBN

      We'll begin our exploration of literary nonfiction about Paris past and present with Paris Was Yesterday, a selection of excerpts from Janet Flanner’s “Letter from Paris” column, written for the then-fledgling New Yorker magazine, covering the years American writer and Paris correspondent for The New Yorker magazine from to (except for the war years ). Hers was some of the most sophisticated, insightful, and cosmopolitan reportage from Paris during the m-Webster's Encyclopedia of .

      Paris was Yesterday (), By Janet Flanner. Four Lives in Paris, By Hugh Ford. The War - A Memoir, By Marguerite Duras. The Blood of Free Men -- The Liberation of Paris, , By Michael Neiberg, Paris -- An Inspired Anthology & Travel Resource, By Barrie Kerper. Any of these should be available on Amazon, if not your local library. RM. Paris appealed to expatriates for many reasons – it was cheap, there was no prohibition, almost anything went in the aftermath of the Great War and the city already possessed the reputation as a haven for artists and creative types. The tone of the Lost Generation’s writing tended to .


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