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A Frenchman in England 1784: Being the Melanges sur l'Angleterre of Francois de la Rochefoucauld

Francois de la Rochefoucauld Jean Marchand S. C. Roberts



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Cambridge University Press
12 March 2015
British & Irish history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Classic travel writing
Originally published in 1933, this book presents an English translation of the French aristocrat Francois de La Rochefoucauld's travel memoir, Melanges sur l'Angleterre. The text provides a detailed account of English manners and customs, together with a record of two journeys through Suffolk and Norfolk undertaken by La Rochefoucauld during 1784. An editorial introduction, comprehensive textual notes and illustrative figures are also included. This is a highly readable book that will be of value to anyone with an interest in travel writing and the history of East Anglia.
By:   Francois de la Rochefoucauld
Edited by:   Jean Marchand
Translated by:   S. C. Roberts
Imprint:   Cambridge University Press
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 203mm,  Width: 127mm,  Spine: 17mm
Weight:   320g
ISBN:   9781107492929
ISBN 10:   1107492920
Pages:   296
Publication Date:   12 March 2015
Audience:   College/higher education ,  Further / Higher Education
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

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