The Washington Post, “He photographed Victor Hugo and Jules Verne — now the spotlight is on him”

Yet Begley doesn’t end “The Great Nadar” here. In a substantial appendix, titled “Mementos of Nadar’s World,” he presents a gallery of the notables who visited the photographer’s studio. These included the anarchist Mikhail Bakunin, the former French prime minister François Guizot and the journalist Alphonse Karr, now mainly remembered for his immortal epigram, “Plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose,” the more things change, the more they stay the same.

Continue Reading

Written By
More from Agency
Jewish Press, “About Time: Israel Expels British, French Anarchists Who Breached Security Area”
By David Israel, April 12, 2024 Two foreign anarchists who were agitating...
Read More