3 edition of Imperial Paris; including new scenes for old visitors. found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||DC733 .J57, Microfilm 77386 DC|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 p.l., [v]-viii, 280 p.|
|Number of Pages||280|
|LC Control Number||04026533|
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IMPERIAL PARIS; Including New Scenes for Old Visitors first edition Original publisher's dark green cloth binding with gilt stamped lettering to spine & eagle and wreath device to front bo London.
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Paris had altered her face to suit the magnificence of Louis XIV, and the elegance of Louis XV. The Age of Enlightenment and the new republic of the French Revolution had encouraged classical simplicity, and the age of Napoleon bequeathed imperial grandeur.
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The museum is housed in the Louvre, originally a fortress built in the late 12th century under Philip II. The remains of the fortress are visible in the basement of the museum. During the Restoration of the Bourbon monarchy (–) that followed the downfall of Napoleon, Paris was ruled by a royal government which tried to reverse many of the changes made to the city during the French city grew in population fromin toin During the period Parisians saw the first public transport system, the first gas street lights, and.
In the year there was revolution in Paris. No shots were fired, no buildings torched, no palaces looted. But on the Champ de Mars and the Esplanades des Invalides, the past and the future fought a world war of ideas. Iron battled stone, Javanese ritual music defied the siege of German orchestration, electricity triumphed over gas.
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