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8 edition of Place Vendôme found in the catalog.

Place Vendôme

architecture and social mobility in eighteenth-century Paris

by Rochelle Ziskin

  • 378 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Place Vendôme (Paris, France),
  • Paris (France),
  • France,
  • Paris
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture and society -- France -- Paris -- History -- 18th century,
    • Place Vendôme (Paris, France),
    • Paris (France) -- Buildings, structures, etc

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementRochelle Ziskin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA9072.P37 P589 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 224 p. :
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL365545M
      ISBN 100521592593
      LC Control Number98025880

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Product Details Set against the backdrop of the Nazi occupation of World War II, The Hôtel on Place Vendôme is the captivating history of Paris's world-famous Hôtel Ritz-a breathtaking tale of glamour, opulence, and celebrity; dangerous liaisons, espionage, and resistance.

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