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Notes and Reflections on Books and Media

by Hannah Leitheiser

Plaster of Paris

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Victor Hugo

1833

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2017-04-05

"Thus the historical significance of its architecture is being effaced every day. Monuments are becoming rarer and rarer, and one seems to see them gradually engulfed, by the flood of houses. Our fathers had a Paris of stone; our sons will have one of plaster." - Victor Hugo