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Marguerite Yourcenar in counterpoint

by C. Frederick Farrell

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Published by University Press of America in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Yourcenar, Marguerite -- Criticism and interpretation,
    • Women and literature -- France -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 117-118.

      StatementC. Frederick Farrell, Jr. and Edith R. Farrell.
      ContributionsFarrell, Edith R., 1933-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ2649.O8 Z65 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 118 p. ;
      Number of Pages118
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3177285M
      ISBN 100819136077, 0819136085
      LC Control Number83019749

        The Paperback of the Coup de Grace by Marguerite Yourcenar at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Coup de Grace tells the story of an intimacy that grows between three young people hemmed in by New York Times Notable Book of the YearPublishers Weekly Best Book of With an Brand: Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Memoirs of Hadrian by Marguerite Yournecar is a classic historical novel detailing the life and reign of the Roman emperor Hadrian, as told from the first-person point-of-view of Hadrian himself. The narrative is told in a letter written by the protagonist to .

      oriental tales marguerite yourcenar PDF may not make exciting reading, but oriental tales marguerite yourcenar is packed with valuable instructions, information and warnings. We also have many ebooks and user guide is also related with File Size: 68KB. Memoirs of Hadrian is a novel by the French writer Marguerite Yourcenar about the life and death of Roman Emperor Hadrian. The book was first published in France in French in as Mémoires d'Hadrien, and was an immediate success, meeting with enormous critical acclaim.

      Biografia. Marguerite Yourcenar foi educada de forma privada e de maneira excepcional: lia Jean Racine com oito anos de idade, e seu pai ensinou-lhe o latim aos oito anos e grego aos doze.. Em , publicou seu primeiro romance, Alexis ou o Tratado do Vão Combate (Alexis ou le traité du vain combat) inspirado em André Gide [1], escrito em um estilo preciso, frio e : 17 de dezembro de (84 anos), . Book summary: Alexis BY MARGUERITE YOURCENAR It was with Alexis that, in , Marguerite Yourcenar began her career as a novelist. The book remains one of the stellar literary debuts of the century.


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Complete dustjacket description ( FSG hardcover edition): Marguerite Yourcenar's novel of sixteenth century Europe is, like Memoirs of Hadrian, essentially a meditation on the nature and condition of man. But unlike the Hadrian it is direct narrative, and is somber, even bitter in tone, portraying the struggle of a free mind in highly troubled times/5.

Marguerite Yourcenar in counterpoint book The child of a Belgian mother, Fernande de Cartier de Marchienne, and a French father, Michel-René Cleenewerck de Crayencour, Yourcenar was born in Brussels in June of Author: Joan Acocella.

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The book was published in France in and was met with immediate popular interest as well as critical acclaim, obtaining the Author: Marguerite Yourcenar. by Marguerite Yourcenar ‧ RELEASE DATE: July 2, Originally written innever before translated into English, this slim first novel by French woman-of-letters Yourcenar (A Coin in Nine Hands, Fires, Memoirs of Hadrian) is a long letter of farewell/confession from a young homosexual husband to his pious, sweet young wife of three years.

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Writing mostly in French, Yourcenar was a prolific writer, contributing numerous novels, articles, essays, poems, plays, memoirs to modern literature. A heart stroke was followed by Marguerite’s death on December, 17, at Mount Desert. It was with Alexis that, inMarguerite Yourcenar began her career as a book remains one of the stellar literary debuts of the century.

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Essays and criticism on Marguerite Yourcenar, including the works Memoirs of Hadrian, The Abyss, “An Obscure Man” - Magill's Survey of World Literature. Marguerite Yourcenar – (Born Marguerite Antoinette Jeanne Marie Ghislaine Cleenewerck de Crayencour) Belgian-born French and American novelist, short story writer, essayist, critic, poet.Marguerite Yourcenar in Counterpoint This is the first book written in English to examine exclusively the work of Marguerite Yourcenar, the first woman member of the French Academy.

Emphasises her artistry as well as her thought, her female as well as male characters, her poetry, plays, essays, and novels.But Yourcenar uses this theme to reflect on the value of life, which actually serves to make the book uplifting and even thought provoking.

Even though Nathanaël has endured the brutal hardships of an average, obscure man in the 17th century, every where he turns he encounters the kindness of others.