Illiers

Some articles on illiers:

Olivet, Loiret - People
... Gentien Hervet (1499–1584), writer and translator Gaston d'Illiers (1876–1932), sculptor Louis d'Illiers (1880–1953), writer Lorsque finissait le siècle, roman de Louis d'Illiers, présenté par Julie Bertrand ...
Gaston D'Illiers - Works
... The works of Gaston d'Illiers, small bronze horses, are fine and elegant works of art ... During his life, Gaston d'Illiers created around 200 statues ... The appearance of a Gaston d'Illiers statue in a sale or a shop is therefore a rare event ...
Illiers-Combray - Literature
... Combray was Marcel Proust's name for the market town of Illiers, of which the vivid recreation opens his vast semi-autobiographical novel In Search of Lost Time ... as much to his uncle's home in Auteuil as to Illiers ... In commemoration of his literary achievement, the commune has officially changed its name to Illiers-Combray ...
Marcel Proust - Biography
... spent long holidays in the village of Illiers ... (Illiers was renamed Illiers-Combray on the occasion of the Proust centenary celebrations.) ...