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Paris café : the Sélect crowd

Author: Noel Riley Fitch; Rick Tulka
Publisher: Brooklyn, NY : Soft Skull Press ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This first book about the renowned Cafe Select in Paris, illustrated with the faces of its patrons, gives a unique glimpse into the daily rhythm and social and intellectual life of a literary cafe. The book offers an intimate view of cafe life - that great meeting place of every Parisian or would-be Parisian." "The famous Montparnasse Cafe has been central in the lives and work of such artists as Hemingway,  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Noel Riley Fitch; Rick Tulka
ISBN: 9781933368856 1933368853
OCLC Number: 163625334
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 122 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction to Le Sélect --
History: la vie de bohème --
Daily life of a café: theater of the unexpected --
The Sélect crowd --
La carte, s'il vous plaît --
Un express!
Responsibility: Noël Riley Fitch, Rick Tulka.
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"This first book about the renowned Cafe Select in Paris, illustrated with the faces of its patrons, gives a unique glimpse into the daily rhythm and social and intellectual life of a literary cafe. The book offers an intimate view of cafe life - that great meeting place of every Parisian or would-be Parisian." "The famous Montparnasse Cafe has been central in the lives and work of such artists as Hemingway, Beauvoir, Picasso, James Baldwin, and George Plimton. In the colorful narrative introductions and witty images in these pages, you will find the story of the cafe's nine-decade history, become acquainted with its staff and memorable clientele, and even pick up a few recipes."--BOOK JACKET.

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