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Book Information: Girl at the Lion d'Or, the

Girl at the Lion d'Or, the (1989) [Novel]
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On a rainy night in the 1930s, Anne Louvet appears at the run-down Hotel du Lion d'Or in the village of Janvilliers. She is seeking a job and a new life, one far removed from the awful injustices of her past. As Anne embarks on a torrential love affair with a married veteran of the Great War, The Girl at the Lion d'Or fashions an unbreakable spell of narrative and atmosphere that evokes French masters from Flaubert to Renoir.

Original title: The Girl at the Lion d'Or
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHistoricalEuropean
FictionGeneral Fiction

Edition #1: Girl at the Lion d'Or, the

Girl at the Lion d'Or, the (1989)
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Language: English

  • "This moving and profound novel is perfectly constructed, and admirable in its configurations of place and period." The Times (London)
  • "I would urge those who appreciated—The French Lieutenant's Woman to try this one—. They may well think it superior." Sunday Telegraph (London)
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Girl at the Lion d'Or, the (1989)

ISBN: 0786226455

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