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bourgeoisie in the dining-room meal ritual and cultural process in Parisian families of today by Annick SjoМ€gren-de Beauchaine

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Published by Institutet för folklivsforskning vicl Nordiska museet och Stockholms universitet in Stockholm .
Written in English


  • Middle class -- France -- Paris.,
  • Dinners and dining -- France -- Paris.,
  • Ethnology -- France -- Paris.,
  • France -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.,
  • Paris (France) -- Social life and customs.

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Edition Notes

StatementAnnick Sjögren-de Beauchaine.
ContributionsInstitutet för folkslivsforskning (Stockholm, Sweden)
The Physical Object
Pagination235 p. :
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15147217M
ISBN 109171463836

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