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The Resource Proust's duchess : how three celebrated women captured the imagination of fin-de-siècle Paris, Caroline Weber

Proust's duchess : how three celebrated women captured the imagination of fin-de-siècle Paris, Caroline Weber

Label
Proust's duchess : how three celebrated women captured the imagination of fin-de-siècle Paris
Title
Proust's duchess
Title remainder
how three celebrated women captured the imagination of fin-de-siècle Paris
Statement of responsibility
Caroline Weber
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weber, Caroline
Dewey number
  • 843/.912
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Proust, Marcel
  • Proust, Marcel
  • Proust, Marcel
  • Women
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • Straus, Geneviève
  • Chevigné, Laure de
  • Greffulhe, Elisabeth
  • Paris (France)
  • Paris (France)
Label
Proust's duchess : how three celebrated women captured the imagination of fin-de-siècle Paris, Caroline Weber
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 669-697) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overture: like a swan -- Rara avis (June 2, 1885) -- Leitmotif: pretty birds -- My Don Giovanni, my Faust -- The kingdom of shadows -- Habanera: oiseaux rebelles -- Bohemia's child -- The fall and the rise -- Good for the goose -- Improvisation: trills and feathers -- The art of being seen -- Bagatelle: birdsong -- Prince Charming -- Paris high and low -- A modern-day Aramis -- Chorale: love birds -- The lunatic, the lover, and the poet -- Lame ducks -- Variations: caged birds -- Kisses never given -- Fodder for sonnets -- Birds of paradise -- The picture of Mme Bizet -- Cadenza: painters, writers, parrots, prophets -- Elegance for beginners -- Our heart -- Pavane: pair-bonding -- In which Proust is disappointed -- Lament: oiseaux tristes -- Dead love, still undying -- The replacements -- Goddesses and monsters -- So long as the gesture is beautiful -- Sovereigns of transitory things (May 30, 1894) -- Rondo: the real king of bids, or vive le roitelet -- Coda: swan song
Control code
2017038855
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 715 pages
Isbn
9780307961785
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017038855
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
Proust's duchess : how three celebrated women captured the imagination of fin-de-siècle Paris, Caroline Weber
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 669-697) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overture: like a swan -- Rara avis (June 2, 1885) -- Leitmotif: pretty birds -- My Don Giovanni, my Faust -- The kingdom of shadows -- Habanera: oiseaux rebelles -- Bohemia's child -- The fall and the rise -- Good for the goose -- Improvisation: trills and feathers -- The art of being seen -- Bagatelle: birdsong -- Prince Charming -- Paris high and low -- A modern-day Aramis -- Chorale: love birds -- The lunatic, the lover, and the poet -- Lame ducks -- Variations: caged birds -- Kisses never given -- Fodder for sonnets -- Birds of paradise -- The picture of Mme Bizet -- Cadenza: painters, writers, parrots, prophets -- Elegance for beginners -- Our heart -- Pavane: pair-bonding -- In which Proust is disappointed -- Lament: oiseaux tristes -- Dead love, still undying -- The replacements -- Goddesses and monsters -- So long as the gesture is beautiful -- Sovereigns of transitory things (May 30, 1894) -- Rondo: the real king of bids, or vive le roitelet -- Coda: swan song
Control code
2017038855
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 715 pages
Isbn
9780307961785
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017038855
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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