Every Frenchman has one.

by Olivia De Havilland

Publisher: Elek

Written in English
Published: Pages: 142 Downloads: 761
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Edition Notes

Originally published, Random House, 1962.

The Physical Object
Pagination142p.,21cm
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19220172M

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  Book Review: Every Frenchman Has One by Olivia de Havilland Four Stars “I’m not at all sure if you know that I’m alive.” So she was/is. One hundred years old, and still living in Paris, which was the point when she wrote this book sixty years ago.

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Every Frenchman has One is a brief memoir/satire of her experience at becoming an expat. Ten years ago Olivia De Havilland, with a three year old son and three quarters of a divorce, went to France where she met and later married Pierre Galante of Paris Match.

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