Book Reviews of Perfume from Provence

Perfume from Provence
Perfume from Provence
Author: Lady Fortescue
ISBN-13: 9780552994798
ISBN-10: 0552994790
Publication Date: 5/21/1992
Pages: 249

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Publisher: Black Swan
Book Type: Paperback
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This is a pleasurable, surprising, sunshine-filled, leisurely, and -- dare I say it again -- charming book. It's a little dated, but retains its wonderful capacity to evoke a time and place filled with the sights, scents, and sounds of stone masons, oil presses, village fetes, kitchen knives, bursting gardens, market days, voluble peasants, and one indomitable Fiat
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Lady Winifred Fortescue writes a charming tale, and at times, funny events evolve about the people of the Provence area. She, and her husband move from England to the beautiful countryside of Provence in the 1930's. Lady Winifred's paints the picture of the Provence area, as they are challenged in renovating their home . She shares many tales. A quick, fun read.