Auteuil was one of the last places I visited in Paris, but I couldn't miss this place, as it's the birthplace of Marcel Proust at 96 rue de Fontaine.
LE 10 JUILLET 1871'
It was a bonus to find a plaque I wasn't aware of commemorating a writer I wasn't aware of either: the poet-songwriter Xavier Privas, who died here.
HABITA CETTE MAISON
PENDANT LES DERNIÈRES
ANNÉES DE SA VIE'
And finally, in what should be the last blog post in this French literary series (unless I chance upon something I've missed), the Fondation d'Auteuil proved a very useful find for contemporary French books.