#2303: Willa Cather to Margaret Cather [June 1930]

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329 PARIS._ NOTRE–DAME CHIMÉRES Made in France – Fabriqué en France Dear Margaret1:

Here is another[?] of the fierce old beasts on Notre Dame! I find new ones every time I come to Paris2.

Love to you all. W. S. C.
LES PETITS TABLEAUX DE PARIS
Chiméres de Notre–Dame, le stryge.
Notre–Dame chimæras. The stryge.
Notre–Dame, mythologische Verzierungen.
MONA, 28, Av. Victor–Emmanuel, Paris. –Reprod. interdite 119 2

More than a hundred of these queer beasts look down of Paris2 from that high rampart. They are all wonderful and not two of them are alike. They were put there to serve as rain gutters at first—the oldest ones lean downward.

(My address is c/o Morgan & C, 14 Place Vendome, Paris France

PARIS . . . EN FLANANT
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Notre–Dame de Paris – Vue Générale
The Church (( NotreéDame )), Cathedral
of Paris, General View
"LES EDITIONS D'ART YVON" 14, rue de Bretagne, Paris
Reproduction Interdite. —Fabrication Française
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This is the way the church sits upon her lovely island in the river, with the city2 on both sides. The other arm of the river is to the left as you face the church.

P.S. We had a lovely peaceful voyage, Edith3 was not sick, and it was over all to soon for me, as I always feel so well at sea. We landed a week ago today

With love W. S. C.