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An entertaining and informative resource on Provence includes more than two hundred alphabetically organized entries on such wide ranging subject matter as architecture, expatriates, Aix-en-Provence, Provençal linguistic oddities, local legends and lore, and the origins of "La Marseillaise," along with local ephemera, ads, photos, and tourist brochures. 150,000 first printing.
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"Mayle's affection for lavender fields and languid lunched continues unabated-and so does his influence."
"Mayle's magpie dictionary yields amusing facts . . . and useful information. . . . You'll soon succumb to his road-tested charm."
--"The New York Times Book Review"
"Whether he's smacking his lips in gustatory contentment or mock exasperation, Mayle's affection runneth over. . . . If there is anything charmless or depressing in all of Provence, its secret is safe with him."
--"The Boston Globe"
"After nearly two decades of writing about the character and the characters of Provence, Mayle's love for this rich and colorful region is undiminished."
--"The Christian Science Monitor"
Peter Mayle is the author of eleven books on Provence. Recently he was awarded the Légion d Honneur by the French government. He lives with his wife in Provence.
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