The Resource My twenty-five years in Provence : reflections on then and now, Peter Mayle., (ebook)

My twenty-five years in Provence : reflections on then and now, Peter Mayle., (ebook)

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My twenty-five years in Provence : reflections on then and now
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My twenty-five years in Provence
Title remainder
reflections on then and now
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Peter Mayle.
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eng
Summary
"The beloved author Peter Mayle, champion of all things Provence, here in a final volume of all new writing, offers vivid recollections from his twenty-five years in the South of France--lessons learned, culinary delights enjoyed, and changes observed. Twenty-five years ago, Peter Mayle and his wife, Jennie, were rained out of a planned two weeks on the C<U+00d2>ote d'Azur. In search of sunlight, they set off for Aix-en-Provence; enchanted by the world and life they found there, they soon decided to uproot their lives in England and settle in Provence. They have never looked back. As Mayle tells us, a cup of cafe might now cost three euros--but that price still buys you a front-row seat to the charming and indelible parade of village life. After the coffee, you might drive to see a lavender field that has bloomed every year for centuries, or stroll through the ancient history that coexists alongside Marseille's metropolitan bustle. Modern life may have seeped into sleepy Provence, but its magic remains. With his signature warmth, wit, and humor--and twenty-five years of experience--Peter Mayle is a one-of-a-kind guide to the continuing appeal of Provence. This thoughtful, vivid exploration of life well-lived, <U+00df>a la Provence, will charm longtime fans and a new generation of readers alike"--
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Mayle, Peter
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944.9/084
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illustrations
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no index present
LC call number
DC611.P961
LC item number
M39 2018
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Mayle, Peter
  • Provence (France)
  • Provence (France)
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My twenty-five years in Provence : reflections on then and now, Peter Mayle., (ebook)
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Contents
Early days -- Home sweet home -- Getting closer -- Second impressions -- La politesse franƯcaise -- Learning French, inch by inch -- Dinner at the <U+00d4>Elys<U+00d4>ee Palace -- Nostalgia is not always what it used to be -- The weather is here, wish you were beautiful -- A midsummer night's treat -- Lunch break -- Read all about it -- A good place to be ill -- The pulse of the village -- Snapshots -- The weather forecast: more to come -- Blind luck -- Summer invasion, autumn exodus -- Hollywood comes to Provence -- Signs of summer -- A gift from Napoleon -- Then and now
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1 online resource (vi, 181 pages)
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online
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9780451494535
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2018014861
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color illustrations
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3969AB47-DD32-4AEA-BF3D-0D5E3D11792E
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  • on1029805505
  • (OCoLC)1029805505
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My twenty-five years in Provence : reflections on then and now, Peter Mayle., (ebook)
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Publication
Copyright
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unknown
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
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txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early days -- Home sweet home -- Getting closer -- Second impressions -- La politesse franƯcaise -- Learning French, inch by inch -- Dinner at the <U+00d4>Elys<U+00d4>ee Palace -- Nostalgia is not always what it used to be -- The weather is here, wish you were beautiful -- A midsummer night's treat -- Lunch break -- Read all about it -- A good place to be ill -- The pulse of the village -- Snapshots -- The weather forecast: more to come -- Blind luck -- Summer invasion, autumn exodus -- Hollywood comes to Provence -- Signs of summer -- A gift from Napoleon -- Then and now
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 181 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9780451494535
Lccn
2018014861
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
color illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
3969AB47-DD32-4AEA-BF3D-0D5E3D11792E
System control number
  • on1029805505
  • (OCoLC)1029805505

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