The Most Beautiful Walk In The World: A Pedestrian in Paris by John BaxterThe Most Beautiful Walk In The World: A Pedestrian in Paris by John Baxter

The Most Beautiful Walk In The World: A Pedestrian in Paris

byJohn Baxter

Paperback | May 24, 2011

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“Aman with a great appreciation of what makes Paris tick.” —Newsday

Fromthe author of Immoveable Feast and We’ll Always Have Paris comes aguided tour of the most beautiful walks through the City of Light, includingthe favorite walking routes of the many of the acclaimed artists and writerswho have called Paris their home. Baxter highlights hidden treasures along theSeine, treasured markets at Place d’Aligre, thefavorite ambles of Ernest Hemingway, Gertrude Stein, and Sylvia Beach, andmore, in a series of intimate vignettes that evoke the best parts of Paris’smany charms. Baxter’s unforgettable chronicle reveals how walking is the bestway to experience romance, history, and pleasures off the beaten path . . . notonly of La Ville-Lumière, but also, perhaps, of life itself.

John Baxter has lived in Paris for more than twenty years. He is the author of four acclaimed memoirs about his life in France:The Perfect Meal: In Search of the Lost Tastes of France;The Most Beautiful Walk in the World: A Pedestrian in Paris;Immoveable Feast: A Paris Christmas; andWe'll Always Have Paris: Sex and Love in the City of ...
Title:The Most Beautiful Walk In The World: A Pedestrian in ParisFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 7.12 × 5 × 0.8 inPublished:May 24, 2011Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0061998540

ISBN - 13:9780061998546

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Rated 3 out of 5 by from Quaint The stories in this novel were quaint. Having never been to Paris, they were picturesque. The writer's personal experiences just added to the charm of this novel.
Date published: 2018-04-23

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“Fabulous . . . the perfect companion for anyone inspired to hop over to France after seeing Midnight in Paris