Secret French Riviera by Jean-pierre CasselySecret French Riviera by Jean-pierre Cassely

Secret French Riviera

byJean-pierre Cassely

Paperback | April 1, 2007

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A game of pétanque played with square boules, an astonishing aerial well, stained-plastic windows, a marble bench built in memory of the Queen of England's haemophiliac son, the instruments of the Passion of Christ, a cannon that fires cherry stones, a good-luck pig, a mysterious pyramid, a monument to secret agents, an entire village that "moved house", a gas mask for horses, a statue sculpted by Saint Luke, a chapel showing the dead rising from their tombs, a trapdoor in the nave of a church that opens onto a rushing torrent, a restaurant in an Orient Express railway car, Babar's beach, Tintin's Black Island, and Sleeping Beauty's château, a chance to admire the Riviera's first pair of naked breasts, or spend the night sleeping in a tree. The French Riviera is not limited to the clichés of its beaches, private yachts, and luxury hotels. For those who know how to leave behind the beaten paths, the Riviera is full of surprising details and curious sights. It will even amaze its inhabitants as well as visitors who think they know it well.
Title:Secret French RivieraFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 7.5 × 4.13 × 0.68 inPublished:April 1, 2007Publisher:JonglezLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:2915807191

ISBN - 13:9782915807196

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