Julian Green was born to American parents in Paris in 1900, and spent most of his life in the French capital. Paris is an extraordinary, lyrical love letter to the city, taking the reader on an imaginative journey around its secret stairways, courtyards, alleys and hidden places. Whether evoking the cool of a deserted church on a hot summer''s day, remembering Notre Dame in a winter storm in 1940, describing chestnut trees lit up at night like ''Japanese lanterns'' or lamenting the passing..
As a girl, Genevieve Martin spent the happiest summer of her life in Paris, learning the art of locksmithing at her uncle''s side. Since then, back in the States, she''s become..Подробнее
Chicago, 1920: Hadley Richardson is a shy twenty-eight-year-old who has all but given up on love and happiness when she meets Ernest Hemingway and is captivated by his energy,..Описание
" Sorti du libre elan mystique, le gothique, comme on Га dit sans le comprendre, est le genre libre. Je dis libre, et non arbitraire. S''il s''en fut tenu au meme type, s''il rut..Описание