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Marguerite Yourcenar.

Marguerite Yourcenar.

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Published by Presses de l"Universite Laval in Que bec .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Yourcenar, Marguerite, -- 1903-1987.

  • Edition Notes

    Issue of:Etudes litte raires, Vol.12 no.1, Avril 1979.

    Other titlesEtudes litte raires.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14135508M

      Title: Memoirs of Hadrian (A Kangaroo book) Author(s): Marguerite Yourcenar ISBN: / (USA edition) Publisher: Pocket Books/Kangaroo, New York, USA Availability: Amazon UK Amazon CA "Marguerite Yourcenar instantly assumes command of our imagination in her novel The Abyss. Almost before we know it, the author establishes a scene (a road in northern France) and time (the second quarter of the sixteenth century), and engages us in the fate of two cousins. The younger, sixteen-year-old Henry Maximilian, has set out to become a  › Fiction › Contemporary Fiction.

    This is an amazing book. I read it with complete fascination, and may reread it at some point. Marguerite Yourcenar has mastered the entire history of the period. She writes luminously. At the core of the book is a great mind coming to grips with his own mortality, and, to a lesser degree, with his place in  › Gay & Lesbian › Literature › Fiction. 尤瑟纳尔(Yourcenar, Marguerite,) 真名Marguerite de Crayencour(玛格丽特德凯扬古尔),尤瑟纳尔是作家与父亲一起以姓氏字母重新组合后为自己起的笔名。法国诗人、小说家、戏剧家和翻译

    Buy Memoirs of Hadrian: And Reflections on the Composition of Memoirs of Hadrian (Penguin Modern Classics) New Ed by Yourcenar, Marguerite, Bailey, Paul, Frick, Grace (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible  › Gay & Lesbian › Literature › Fiction. En Pelerin et un Etranger by Marguerite Yourcenar and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at ://


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Howard, Translator University of Chicago Press $25 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author   InMarguerite Yourcenar was elected as the first female member of the Académie française.

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 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 :// Marguerite Yourcenar a revu la composition de son recueil en et enafin de n’y retenir que dix de ces courts récits tirés tantôt de fables, de légendes ou de textes littéraires authentiques, tantôt de superstitions ou de faits divers :// The first woman to be elected to The French Academy, the multi talented personality of Marguerite Yourcenar was a novelist, essayist, playwright, short story writer, poet and translator.

She was an artist at reconstructing historical eras in the form of her :// Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Memoirs of Hadrian: And Reflections on the Composition of Memoirs of Hadrian (Penguin Modern Classics)?rh=n,p_Marguerite.

“Marguerite Yourcenar instantly assumes command of our imagination in her novel The Abyss. Almost before we know it, the author establishes a scene (a road in northern France) and time (the second quarter of the sixteenth century), and engages us in the fate of two cousins.

The younger, sixteen-year-old Henry Maximilian, has set out to become  › Books › Literature & Fiction › Contemporary. Reading a book by M. Yourcenar, a prose writer of great skill, is invariably a delight.

The scope of her novels is epic, the composition is as intricate and carefully crafted as a Beethoven symphony.

Here in The Abyss, the main theme of the book - the clash between the impetus of momentous historical forces and the destiny of a single human  › Books › Literature & Fiction › Literary.

Both an exploration of character and a reflection on the meaning of history, Memoirs of Hadrian has received international acclaim since its first publication in France in In it, Marguerite Yourcenar reimagines the Emperor Hadrian's arduous boyhood, his triumphs and reversals, and finally, as emperor, his gradual reordering of a war-torn world, writing with the Marguerite Yourcenar has mastered the entire history of the period.

She writes luminously. At the core of the book is a great mind coming to grips with his own mortality, and, to a  › Books › Literature & Fiction › Literary. Mémoires d'Hadrien de Marguerite Yourcenar (Analyse de l'oeuvre): Comprendre la littérature avec (Fiche de lecture) (French Edition) David Noiret out of 5 stars 2 This is an amazing book.

I read it with complete fascination, and may reread it at some point. Marguerite Yourcenar has mastered the entire history of the period. She writes luminously. At the core of the book is a great mind coming to grips with his own mortality, and, to a lesser degree, with his place in  › Books › Literature & Fiction › Genre Fiction.

Online shopping from a great selection at Books ://   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 ://   Both an exploration of character and a reflection on the meaning of history, Memoirs of Hadrian has received international acclaim since its first publication in France in In it, Marguerite Yourcenar reimagines the Emperor Hadrian's arduous boyhood, his triumphs and reversals, and finally, as emperor, his gradual reordering of a war-torn world, writing with the imaginative insight of a Marguerite Yourcenar, novelist, essayist, and short-story writer who became the first woman to be elected to the Académie Française (French Academy), an exclusive literary institution with a membership limited to Crayencour was educated at home in French Flanders and spent much of her early Passage after passage in Memoirs of Hadrian has this marmoreal quality; and reading this remarkable book about a 2nd-century Roman emperor by a 20th-century Belgian woman one recalls yet another sentence Marguerite Yourcenar has lent to the pen of Hadrian: “A man who reads, reflects, or plans belongs to his species rather than to his sex; in.

One nourishes one's created characters with one's own substance: it's rather like the process of gestation. To give the character life, or to give him back life, it is of course necessary to fortify him by contributing something of one's own humanity, but it doesn't follow from that that the character is I, the writer, or that I am the ://?p=3.How Marguerite Yourcenar reinvented the past.

After that, the child grew up fast. When she was nine, Michel sold the château, and the two of them moved to ://Buy The Abyss first by Yourcenar, Marguerite (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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