When You Lunch with the Emperor
A sequel to Hotel Bemelmans features a new collection of essays about grand hotel life and describes such adventures as the author's decision to let Parisian criminals baby-sit his daughter, his capture by the Gestapo while he bore red-painted toenails, and his discovery of the only restaurant with toilets in the Amazon jungle.
- Hardback | 308 pages
- 147.3 x 205.7 x 35.6mm | 498.96g
- 17 Nov 2005
- Overlook Press
- United States