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Paris traditions.

  • 192 Pages
  • 4.48 MB
  • English

Watson-Guptill Publications , New York, N.Y
Paris (France) -- Social life and cus


Paris (Fr

ContributionsWatson-Guptill Publications.
LC ClassificationsDC715 .P255 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL53673M
ISBN 100823054098
LC Control Number99062659

This guide celebrates the culture and lifestyle of Paris. It covers architecture, art, fashion, festivals and religion, sport, music, food and drink and is intended as a guide to the arts, fashion, music and history of one of the world's major cities.

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