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The Resource Grandes horizontales : the lives and legends of Marie Duplessis, Cora Pearl, La Païva and La Présidente, Virginia Rounding

Grandes horizontales : the lives and legends of Marie Duplessis, Cora Pearl, La Païva and La Présidente, Virginia Rounding

Label
Grandes horizontales : the lives and legends of Marie Duplessis, Cora Pearl, La Païva and La Présidente
Title
Grandes horizontales
Title remainder
the lives and legends of Marie Duplessis, Cora Pearl, La Païva and La Présidente
Statement of responsibility
Virginia Rounding
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Marie Duplessis, 'La Païva' and Apollonie Sabatier were all representatives of the golden age of the French courtesan during the reign of Emperor Napoleon III. This study offers a portrayal of the lives of the great 19th-century courtesans and separates the myth from the reality
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Rounding, Virginia
Dewey number
  • 944'.06'0922
  • 944.06
  • 944.060922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Courtesans
  • France
  • Biography
Label
Grandes horizontales : the lives and legends of Marie Duplessis, Cora Pearl, La Païva and La Présidente, Virginia Rounding
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-326) and index
Control code
9780747562214
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
[xi], 337 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780747562214
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports. (some col.)
Label
Grandes horizontales : the lives and legends of Marie Duplessis, Cora Pearl, La Païva and La Présidente, Virginia Rounding
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-326) and index
Control code
9780747562214
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
[xi], 337 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780747562214
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports. (some col.)

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