The People Of Paris / Edition 1

The People Of Paris / Edition 1

by Daniel Roche, D. 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:
9780520060319
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
05/12/1987
Series:
Studies on the History of Society and Culture Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.65(d)

Table of Contents

Popular Fortunes and Misfortunes - Housing and Accommodation - Learning to be Consumers - Popular Dress - Reading Habits - Life-Styles - The Police and the People

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