Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Louvre: A Palace, a Museum” as Want to Read:
The Louvre: A Palace, a Museum
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Louvre: A Palace, a Museum

really liked it 4.0  ·  Rating Details ·  1 Rating  ·  1 Review
According to legend, the site of the Louvre was long ago infested with wolves. A slight phonetic change, and the French word 'loup', meaning wolf, gave birth to the name that would be used for a palace, and eventually, a museum. But first it was a fortress.
Paperback, 192 pages
Published April 1st 1999 by ACR Edition,France (first published March 1st 1999)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Louvre, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Louvre

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-8)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Angie
Apr 24, 2012 Angie rated it really liked it
I'd probably give this 3.5 stars...

It has lovely photographs, though they are a bit small. It was translated from French into English and I think therein lies the trouble. It was a bit hard to follw and the flow could be confusing. But overall still informative and fun to look through.
Miguel O.
Miguel O. marked it as to-read
May 25, 2015
Robert
Robert marked it as to-read
Mar 19, 2016
Iwka
Iwka marked it as to-read
Jan 13, 2016
Teresa
Teresa marked it as to-read
Apr 05, 2016
Arumfaerie
Arumfaerie marked it as to-read
Jun 20, 2016
Katie Ireland
Katie Ireland marked it as to-read
Jul 01, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book