Record Details

Catalog Search

The only street in Paris : life on the Rue des Martyrs / Elaine Sciolino.

Sciolino, Elaine author. (Author).
Image of item

Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Shelby County Public Library - Shelby County LP 944.361 Sci (Text) 78731000494940 Adult Main Checked out 11/12/2016

Record details

  • ISBN: 99781410487933 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 1410487938 (hardback)
  • Physical Description: 421 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large Print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, [2016].

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-418).
Summary, etc.: "The former Paris bureau chief for the New York Times invites us on a tour of her favorite Parisian street. "I can never be sad on the Rue des Martyrs," Sciolino explains as she celebrates the neighborhood's rich history and vibrant lives : the Tunisian greengrocer, the husband-and-wife cheesemongers, the showman whose transvestite cabaret has run for more than half a century, the owner of a 100-year-old bookstore, the woman who repairs eighteenth-century mercury barometers; they make Paris come alive in all its unique majesty." -- Provided by the publisher.
Subject: Sciolino, Elaine > Homes and haunts > France > Paris.
Streets > France > Paris.
Neighborhoods > France > Paris.
American > France > Paris.
Jewish women > France > Paris.
Rue des Martyrs (Paris, France).
Paris (France) > Social life and customs.
Paris (France)description and travel.
Paris (France) > Biography.
Genre: Large type books.

Additional Resources