A Guide to Hemingway's Paris

by John Leland (Author), Walking Tours (Author)
Excerpt

Explore the sites made famous through the work of the Nobel Prize–winning author with this unique travel guide.

Retracing for modern-day visitors the Paris of The Sun Also Rises and A Moveable Feast, of James Joyce, Gertrude Stein, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and Ezra Pound, this guidebook uncovers the cafés, hotels, restaurants, bars, nightclubs, gardens, and other landmarks immortalized by Hemingway in his fiction and nonfiction.

Cafés & Restaurants: La Closerie des Lilas, Aux Deux Magots, Café du Dôme, Lipp’s, Purnier’s, Café de la Rotonde, Café Le Select, Café de Flore

Bars: Dingo Bar (now Auberge du Centre), Harry’s New York Bar, The Hole in the Wall Bar

Hotels: Hôtel d’Angleterre, Hôtel Beauvoir, Hôtel Ritz

Landmarks: Hemingway’s Studio; 38, Rue Descartes; Shakespeare & Company Bookstore; Gertrude Stein’s apartment; 27, Rue de Fleurus; Cirque d’Hiver; Gare de Lyon; Le Jardin du Luxembourg; Place de la Contrescarpe

Three walking tours lead readers along the boulevards of Montparnasse, the narrow streets of the Latin Quarter, and the Right Bank of Hemingway’s successful years. Period photographs evoke the spirit of literary Paris of the twenties. Complete with maps, metro stops, bibliography, and annotated index.

Protection
DRM Protected
Format
EPUB
Publication date
April 30, 2021
Publisher
Page count
146
ISBN
9781616202934
Paper ISBN
9780945575238
File size
5 MB