The Riches of France

The Riches of France

A Shopping and Touring Guide to the French Provinces

Maribeth Clemente


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Whether you're a shopper, a browser, or a traveler with a love for all things French, this is your one-of-a-kind guidebook to the culture of regional France represented by the products and centuries-old craftsmanship of each region. At prices lower than what you would pay in Paris or the United States, you'll find endless treasures as you tour boutiques, small factories, artisans' workshops, and wineries and distilleries:

--Handmade paper in Auvergne
--Moorish music boxes in Corsica
--Artwork in the Cote d'Azur
--Tapestries in the Limousin
--Wine in the Loire Valley
--Glasswork in Lorraine
--Silk clothing in Lyons
--Faience in the Western Loire
--and much more, including where to find "the best of the provinces" in Paris

Complete with details on exchange rates, shipping, French customs, touring, and restaurant and hotel selections, Maribeth Clemente's The Riches of France is an indispensable sourcebook for exploring every province of France.


Maribeth Clemente:

Maribeth Clemente is the author of The Riches of France and The Chic Shopper's Guide to Paris. She divides her time between France and Saratoga Springs, New York.