How the French Invented Love

How the French Invented Love

Nine Hundred Years of Passion and Romance

Book - 2012
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Acclaimed scholar Marilyn Yalom distills the central tenets of the Gallic gospel of love from her reading of the great French literary works, as well as from the people she has known and her own memories of France, examining almost a thousand years of divine culture in search of the intimate moments that reveal how the particularly French concept of l'amour has endured and evolved.
Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, c2012
Edition: 1st ed
Description: [xiv], 400 p. : ill., facsims., front. ; 21 cm
ISBN: 9780062048318
0062048317
Branch Call Number: 306.70944 Yal

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