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A very French Christmas : the greatest French holiday stories of all time

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A very French Christmas : the greatest French holiday stories of all time
Title
A very French Christmas
Title remainder
the greatest French holiday stories of all time
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
This collection brings together the best French Christmas stories of all time. Features classics by Guy de Maupassant and Alphonse Daudet, plus stories by the esteemed twentieth-century author Irène Némirovsky and contemporary writers Dominique Fabre and Jean-Philippe Blondel. With a holiday spirit conveyed through sparkling Paris streets, opulent feasts, wandering orphans, kindly monks, homesick soldiers, oysters, crayfish, ham, bonbons, flickering desire, and more than a little wine, this collection encapsulates the holiday spirit. This is Christmas a la francaise-delicious, intense and unexpected, proving that nobody does Christmas like the French
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
843/.0108
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ1278
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1964-
  • 1843-1896
  • 1842-1908
  • 1859-1926
  • 1850-1893
  • 1840-1897
  • 1844-1924
  • 1903-1942
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Blondel, Jean-Philippe
  • Arène, Paul
  • Coppée, François
  • Le Braz, Anatole
  • Maupassant, Guy de
  • Fabre, Dominique
  • Daudet, Alphonse
  • Droz, Antoine Gustave
  • France, Anatole
  • Némirovsky, Irène
Series statement
Very Christmas series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, French
  • Christmas stories, French
  • Christmas stories, French
Label
A very French Christmas : the greatest French holiday stories of all time
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Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The gift / Jean-Philippe Blondel -- St. Anthony and his pig / Paul Arène -- The Louis d'Or / François Coppée -- Christmas in Algiers / Anatole le Braz -- the wooden shoes of Little Wolff / François Coppée -- Christmas eve / Guy de Maupassant -- Christmas at the boarding school / Dominique Fabre -- Salvette and Bernadou ; A Christmas miracle in the Marais / Alphonse Daudet -- A miracle / Guy de Maupassant -- I take my supper with my wife / Antoine Gustave Droz -- The lost child / François Coppée -- The juggler of Notre Dame / Anatole France -- Noël / Irène Némirovsky
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781939931559
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
E47E0030-74C3-40E6-9DBA-10390A1D7ADC
System control number
  • on1007245965
  • (OCoLC)1007245965
Label
A very French Christmas : the greatest French holiday stories of all time
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The gift / Jean-Philippe Blondel -- St. Anthony and his pig / Paul Arène -- The Louis d'Or / François Coppée -- Christmas in Algiers / Anatole le Braz -- the wooden shoes of Little Wolff / François Coppée -- Christmas eve / Guy de Maupassant -- Christmas at the boarding school / Dominique Fabre -- Salvette and Bernadou ; A Christmas miracle in the Marais / Alphonse Daudet -- A miracle / Guy de Maupassant -- I take my supper with my wife / Antoine Gustave Droz -- The lost child / François Coppée -- The juggler of Notre Dame / Anatole France -- Noël / Irène Némirovsky
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781939931559
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
E47E0030-74C3-40E6-9DBA-10390A1D7ADC
System control number
  • on1007245965
  • (OCoLC)1007245965

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