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A Cloudy Day in Paris

What can you do on a cloudy day in Paris? There are many answers! We saw a few historic sites that are not on the A-list, and we took a tour on the Seine, offered by the Vedettes du Pont Neuf. 279 more words

Art

The Sensational George Sand

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There’s a new blog in town! Yes, Lisa has done it again and George Sand joins the blog world of Balzac, Zola and Maupassant. It’s early days, but there are already several posts at Sensational Sand.

Books

The Dream Lover, by Elizabeth Berg

The Dream Lover (2015) is a fictionalized life, written in the first person, of celebrated French novelist George Sand (1804-1876) who was of course a woman, born Amantine Lucile Aurore Dupin. 1,066 more words

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La Mare du Diable (The Devil's Pool) cover images

La Mare du Diable (translated as The Devil’s Pool or The Haunted Pool, was published in 1846.   This French edition was published by Bibliothèque Neson, Paris, 1947. 26 more words

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Indiana, by George Sand

I hope you noticed, dear reader, that contrary to my usual practice at ANZ LitLovers, I have not #NamedTheTranslator. That is because *drum roll* I have read this novel by French author George Sand… 2,297 more words

George Sand

The Dream Lover, Elizabeth Berg

The Dream Lover (2015) is a fictionalized life, written in the first person, of celebrated French novelist George Sand (1804-1876) who was of course a woman, born Amantine Lucile Aurore Dupin. 1,080 more words

Book Review

George Sand "Winter in Mallorca" - book review

Full disclosure: I read a Polish translation of this book.

I have not read any of George Sand’s other works and I reached for this one specifically because I staying in Mallorca at the time. 224 more words

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