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Home and dry in France, or, A year in purgatory

Author: George East
Publisher: Portsmouth : La Puce, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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H&D in France follows George's adventures as he makes every mistake in the book about how and how not to buy a second home across the Channel.Subtitled A Year in Purgatory,the book is much more than  Read more...

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Named Person: George East; Donella East; Donella East; George East
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George East
ISBN: 095236350X 9780952363507
OCLC Number: 31971785
Description: 157 pages
Contents: RITES OF PASSAGE, HOME THOUGHTS FROM ABROAD, AND THE MEAL FROM HELL, BEWARE OF THE DOGS, THE LITTLE JEWEL, GOOD PUB-LICITY, MINDING YOUR LANGUAGE, HOME AND DRY AT LAST, DOING YOUR HOMEWORK, A NIGHT BY THE FIRE, ALL HANDS TO THE PUMP, THE HAZARDS OF SMOKING, STARTING OVER, THE FLEA LANDS, HEALTH AND INEFFICIENCY, A SPRINKLING OF TRADITIONS, NIGHT OF THE CONGA.
Responsibility: George East ; illustrations by Robin Evans ; maps by Con Barnes.

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