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French ways and their meaning

Author: Edith Wharton
Publisher: New York ; London : D. Appleton and Company, 1919.
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Edith Wharton was devoted to the French people and their culture. During the First World War, while living in France and devoting herself to numerous war and relief efforts, she wrote several essays about the French and the unique attributes of their civilization, having in mind particularly the need for both Americans and the English to understand the ways of a people whose nation they were defending in the Great  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
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Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937.
French ways and their meaning.
New York, London, D. Appleton and Co., 1919
(OCoLC)613742120
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Wharton
OCLC Number: 359277
Description: xi, 149 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: First impressions --
Reverence --
Taste --
Intellectual honesty --
Continuity --
The new Frenchwoman --
In conclusion.
Responsibility: by Edith Wharton.

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Edith Wharton was devoted to the French people and their culture. During the First World War, while living in France and devoting herself to numerous war and relief efforts, she wrote several essays about the French and the unique attributes of their civilization, having in mind particularly the need for both Americans and the English to understand the ways of a people whose nation they were defending in the Great War. These pieces were first published in book form in. 1919, under the title French Ways and Their Meaning.

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