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Down and Out in Paris and London (Orwell)

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Memoir on the theme of poverty in Paris and London

“It is a feeling of relief, almost of pleasure, at knowing yourself at last genuinely down and out”

Tale of Two Cities
Charles Dickens

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Tale of Two Cities (Dickens)

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London and Paris before and during the French Revolution

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, …”

Tale of Two Cities
Charles Dickens

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Ciné-clubs

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Paris Ciné-clubs (Film Societies)

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Floor Plan (Louvre)

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Enter the impressive Hall Napoléon either above from the (I .M. Pei) Pyramid entrance above or if you already have a ticket, through the Carrousel du Louvre underground shopping mall,
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You ascend escalators into the three wings:
Denon Wing (South Wing of the Louvre)
Richelieu Wing (North Wing of the Louvre)
Sully Wing (Original Structure at the East End of the Louvre)

Maps and Tours
There are four levels, and you can move around the museum through all wings.

Probably the most familiar space is the Grande Gallerie

The Galleries of the Louvre: A Concise Guide and Critical Catalogue By Henry O’Shea (1874)

From Palace to Museum, 800 Years of History

Le Salle Saint-Louis
Salle des Caryatides
The Salle Henri II
The Salle du Conseil d’Etat
The Salle des Boiseries
The Salles Percier et Fontaine
The Salle Mollien

The Salon Carré
The Salon Denon
Salon des sept-Cheminées

The Cour du Sphinx
The Cour Puget
The Cour Marly

The Escalier Daru
The Escalier Henri II

The Rotonde d’Apollon

The Musée Charles X

The Galerie Campana
The Grande Galerie
The Michelangelo gallery

The Napoleon III Apartments. Large drawing room
Anne of Austria’s summer apartments

The Hall Napoléon and the Pyramid

The medieval Louvre

Antique glassware room