The Age of ConversationBook - 2005
Presents the history of the French salons of the seventeenth and eighteenth century, which were presided over by women of the aristocracy and which influenced the development of literary forms and fostered intellectual debate.
Publisher: New York : New York Review Books, c2005
Characteristics: xv, 488 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Civiltà della conversazione