Village in the Vaucluse.

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Harvard University Press , Cambridge
Vaucluse, France (Dept.) -- Social life and cu
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LC ClassificationsDC611 V357 W9 1961
The Physical Object
Pagination345p.
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Open LibraryOL14218019M

Wonderful book, which I read as a teenager in the 60's and again a month ago after spending a week in Gordes, five miles from Roussillon, the subject of the book. What's amazing about it is how in the space of a sabbatical year (), Wylie, an American academic, managed to make so many friends and learn so much about the by: Village in the Vaucluse book.

Read 10 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Laurence Wylie's remarkably warm and human account of life /5. Laurence Wylie's remarkably warm and human account of life in the rural French village he calls Peyrane vividly depicts the villagers themselves within the framework of a systematic description of their culture.

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ISBN: ISBN Village in the Vaucluse 2nd 5/5(5). The third edition of this book includes a fascinating new chapter based on Wylie's observations of Peyrane sincewith discussions of the Peyranais' gradual assimilation into the outside world they once staunchly resisted, the flux of the village population, and the general transformation in the character of French rural communities.

This book is sort of a summary of the evolving lifestyles of a small French village over the decades. Most of the information is dated. Ways of earning a living change. The computer age arrives.

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All Location: quartier chateau-vieux, Fontaine-de-Vaucluse. Get this from a library. Village in the Vaucluse. [Laurence Wylie] -- Life in a French town, where the author and his family spent a year. Laurence Wylie, an American and a teacher (Haverford College) spent a year in the village of Peyrane, and this study of rural France and the pattern of life in such a commune is based on that year.

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