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..
Claire Broussard worked hard to escape her small Louisiana hometown. But when she returns home to care for her grandmother, she unearths a sculpture in the attic that her..Подробнее
Madeleine has always felt like a failure: She''s the one whose expression ruins sorority photos, the person at parties who would rather be at home reading, the old maid at the age..Описание
Faire connaitre aux Americains le jazz de Paris: c''est le defi que releva Boris Vian en 1948, a la demande d''une radio new-yorkaise. En deux ans et quarante-cinq emissions, dont..В корзину 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..В корзину 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