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Riviera Dreaming

Love and War on the Côte d'Azur

Maureen Emerson

In 1925 the young American architect Barry Dierks and his lover Eric Sawyer built Le Trident, a Modernist home at Miramar on the Côte d’Azur. Word of Barry’s talent spread, and the commissions that followed propelled them into the heart of Riviera society, with clients including Somerset Maugham and the Marquess of Cholmondeley. This biography recalls Barry and Eric’s time with their glamorous circle of friends, contrasting the lifestyle of the Jazz Age with the hardships that were to come under German occupation.
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  • Publisher: Tauris
  • Year: 2018
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 256pp
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • Dimensions: 221x140mm
  • ISBN: 9781788311625
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 0.4kg
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