Destruction Of Cultural Heritage In 19th Century France

Author: Michael Greenhalgh
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 900429371X
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Destruction of Cultural Heritage in 19th Century France charts the destruction of earlier architecture as towns pull down their walls, build modern houses, welcome railways and, except for a few scholars, forget about the past.

A Half Century Of Conflict

Author: Francis Parkman
Publisher: The Floating Press
ISBN: 1775419134
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This book is regarded as one of the highest literary achievements in nineteenth-century historical writing.

Rameau And Musical Thought In The Enlightenment

Author: Thomas Christensen
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521617093
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" "This book will be of value to all music theorists concerned with the foundations of harmonic tonality and it should also be of interest to scholars of eighteenth-century science, the Enlightenment, and the general history of ideas.

A History Of The French In London

Author: Debra Kelly
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781905165865
Size: 26.26 MB
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This book examines, for the first time, the history of the social, cultural, political and economic presence of the French in London, and explores the multiple ways in which this presence has contributed to the life of the city.

Heremakhonon

Author: Maryse Condé
Publisher: Three Continents
ISBN: 9780894108860
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Veronica Mercier, a sophisticated Caribbean woman teaching and living in Paris, goes to a West African country to complete her search for self-identity.

Evelina

Author: Fanny Burney
Publisher: The Floating Press
ISBN: 1775453626
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That's exactly what Evelina, the plucky illegitimate daughter of a prominent aristocrat, is able to accomplish. This funny feel-good novel is sure to please fans of Jane Austen and the Bronte sisters.

Signs And Designs

Author: Jean H. Duffy
Publisher: Liverpool University Press
ISBN: 9780853237884
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In the course of a writing career spanning half a century, Michel Butor has produced a remarkable range and volume of publications, including fiction, travel works, poetry, critical essays and various types of mixed-genre works which resist ...