Literary Cafés of Paris

Literary Cafés of Paris

by Noël Riley Fitch

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Literary Cafés of Paris by Noël Riley Fitch

Literary Cafes of Paris: Among the seductive charms of Paris that draw today's traveler, the sidewalk caf� is the most typically Parisian. Visible proof of the French art of living, the caf� is at the very center of the city's artistic life.

Take this guide with you to any one of the literary caf�s discussed. Linger over coffee and read about the artists and writers who have preceded you--Hemingway, Sartre, de Beauvoir, Joyce, Henry Miller, Camus, Bellow and others. Or brew a coffee at home and be an armchair traveler. Included are descriptions, history, anecdotes, and comments on the food and drink of nearly thirty establishments central to the literary life of France, America and England.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940015464436
Publisher: Leaking Ink Press
Publication date: 09/10/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 79
File size: 971 KB

About the Author

No�l Riley Fitch, a caf�-sitter and recognized scholar on foreign artists in Paris, is the author of Sylvia Beach and the Lost Generation: A History of Literary Paris in the Twenties and Thirties. She lives and teaches in Los Angeles but returns each summer to Paris, to study, to explore, to feast on the bounty of France.

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