• 5 Facts About Henry Miller In Paris

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    Henry Miller, the author of Tropic of Cancer, spent ten years in Paris during the 1930s and 1940s. “It is no accident that propels people like us to Paris.”—Henry Miller Learn more about Henry Miller in Paris including the exact locations where he lived and frequented in Pilgrimage to Paris by Jayne R. Boisvert. Henry Miller

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  • 5 Facts About Willa Cather In Paris

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    Willa Cather, the Great Plains novelist and author of My Antonía and One of Ours, arrived in Paris in 1902 and remained steadfast in her affection for the city. “Paris is a hard place to leave, even when it rains incessantly and one coughs continually from the dampness.”—Willa Cather Learn more about Willa Cather in

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  • 5 Facts About Mark Twain In Paris

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    Mark Twain [Samuel Clemens], the author of such classics as The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, was a frequent visitor to Paris. “In Paris they just simply opened their eyes and stared when we spoke to them in French! We never did succeed in making those idiots understand their own

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  • 5 Facts About James Baldwin In Paris

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    James Baldwin, the American author of Go Tell It on the Mountain and Giovanni’s Room, was more than a novelist, poet, playwright, and activist. James Baldwin fulfilled his dream of living in Paris beginning in 1948. “It is perfectly possible to be enamoured of Paris while remaining totally indifferent or even hostile to the French.”—James

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  • 5 Facts About Gertrude Stein In Paris

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    Gertrude Stein, the author of The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas and The Making of Americans, was more than a novelist, poet, and playwright. Gertrude Stein was an imposing figure in the expat community in Paris during the first half of the twentieth century. “America is my country and Paris is my hometown.”—Gertrude Stein Here

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  • 5 Facts About Ernest Hemingway In Paris

    5 Facts About Ernest Hemingway In Paris1

    Ernest Hemingway, the author of The Old Man and the Sea, A Farewell to Arms, and For Whom the Bells Tolls, among many others, was part of the Lost Generation of American writers from World War I to 1929. Ernest Hemingway also spent time in Paris. “If you are lucky enough to have lived in

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