The Peirene Experience

September 17, 2014 at 6:30 pm
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Have books, will sell online…

In September 2011, in one of the few buildings on Ebury Street without a blue plaque (which I am entirely confidant will change when our greatness is formally recognised), Belgravia Books opened its d …

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Gallic Life

Food, love and philosophy: three ingredients so integral to French life they could be the mottos of the tricolour flag.  And while they may be at the heart of our clichéd view of France as embodied by …

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Gallic Books, Gallic History

Louis XIV and Versailles, Madame de Pompadour, Marie Antoinette, the French Revolution, Napoleon Bonaparte, and the Napoleonic Wars all feature in our books, as do Toulouse Lautrec and other writers a …

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Italian Crime

Where would we be without BBC4 to point us toward something new to read?  Crime fiction connoisseurs might well still be wading through the unrelenting output of Scandi-crime, perhaps unaware that the …

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