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The Resource French ways and their meaning, by Edith Wharton ; introduction by Diane de Margerie ; a note and suggestions for further reading by Mary Ann Caws

French ways and their meaning, by Edith Wharton ; introduction by Diane de Margerie ; a note and suggestions for further reading by Mary Ann Caws

Label
French ways and their meaning
Title
French ways and their meaning
Statement of responsibility
by Edith Wharton ; introduction by Diane de Margerie ; a note and suggestions for further reading by Mary Ann Caws
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Edith Wharton was devoted to the French people and their culture. During the First World War, while living in France and devoting herself to numerous war and relief efforts, she wrote several essays about the French and the unique attributes of their civilization, having in mind particularly the need for both Americans and the English to understand the ways of a people whose nation they were defending in the Great War. These pieces were first published in book form in
  • 1919, under the title French Ways and Their Meaning
Cataloging source
DLC
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1862-1937
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Wharton, Edith
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Margerie, Diane de
  • Caws, Mary Ann
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  • National characteristics, French
  • French
  • France
Label
French ways and their meaning, by Edith Wharton ; introduction by Diane de Margerie ; a note and suggestions for further reading by Mary Ann Caws
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Diane de Margerie -- A Note and Suggestions for Further Reading / Mary Ann Caws -- I. First Impressions -- II. Reverence -- III. Taste -- IV. Intellectual Honesty -- V. Continuity -- VI. The New Frenchwoman -- VII. In Conclusion
Control code
ocm36103815
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780936399874
Lccn
96053346
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36103815
  • (Sirsi) a583334
Label
French ways and their meaning, by Edith Wharton ; introduction by Diane de Margerie ; a note and suggestions for further reading by Mary Ann Caws
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Diane de Margerie -- A Note and Suggestions for Further Reading / Mary Ann Caws -- I. First Impressions -- II. Reverence -- III. Taste -- IV. Intellectual Honesty -- V. Continuity -- VI. The New Frenchwoman -- VII. In Conclusion
Control code
ocm36103815
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780936399874
Lccn
96053346
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36103815
  • (Sirsi) a583334

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