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France, Fin de Siècle

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$34.00 • £27.95 • €30.50

ISBN 9780674318137

Publication Date: 03/15/1988

Academic Trade

308 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

21 halftones, 3 line illustrations

Belknap Press

Studies in Cultural History


  • Introduction
  • 1. Decadence?
  • 2. Transgressions
  • 3. How They Lived
  • 4. Affections and Disaffections
  • 5. The Endless Crisis
  • 6. A Wolf to All
  • 7. The Old Arts and the New
  • 8. Theater
  • 9. Curists and Tourists
  • 10. La Petite Reine
  • 11. Faster, Higher, Stronger
  • 12. “The Best of Times”
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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