People of Paris

People of Paris

by Daniel Roche
     
 

In his collective portrait of the common people, Roche offers a rich and fascinating description of their lives—their housing, food, dress, financial dealings, literature, domestic life, and leisure time. Roche's highly readable style and use of contemporary quotations enliven the reader's view of eighteenth-century Paris and Parisians.See more details below

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In his collective portrait of the common people, Roche offers a rich and fascinating description of their lives—their housing, food, dress, financial dealings, literature, domestic life, and leisure time. Roche's highly readable style and use of contemporary quotations enliven the reader's view of eighteenth-century Paris and Parisians.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520058576
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
01/28/1987
Series:
Studies on the History of Society and CU
Pages:
300

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