Every Frenchman Has One

Every Frenchman Has One

Book - 1962
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In 1953, Olivia de Havilland--already an Academy Award-winning actress for her roles in To Each His Own and The Heiress--became the heroine of her own real-life love affair. She married a Frenchman, moved to Paris, and planted her standard on the Left Bank of the River Seine. It has been fluttering on both Left and Right Banks with considerable joy and gaiety from that moment on. Still, her transition from Hollywood celebrity to parisienne was anything but easy. And in Every Frenchman Has One, her skirmishes with French customs, French maids, French salesladies, French holidays, French law, French doctors, and above all, the French language, are here set forth in a delightful and amusing memoir of her early years in the "City of Light."
Publisher: New York : Random House, 1962
ISBN: 9780451497390
Branch Call Number: 791.4302 DEHAVILL
Characteristics: 202 p.; 21 cm


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1946 - Best Actress for To Each His Own; 1949 - Best Actress for The Heiress

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Sep 18, 2018

I was hoping for an autobiography / filmography of Ms. De Havilland, not sometimes amusing stories of her move to France. Disappointed. Kristi & Abby Tabby

Dec 28, 2016

Silly fluff very well written.


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