By (author) Marguerite Yourcenar
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Abyss by Marguerite Yourcenar
Book DescriptionMarguerite Yourcenar instantly assumes command of our imagination in her novel "The Abyss." Almost before we know it the author establishes a scene and time, and engages us in the fate of two cousins.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780374516666
(213mm x 137mm x 25mm)
Imprint: Farrar, Straus & Giroux Inc
Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux Inc
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Marguerite Yourcenar
Memoirs of Hadrian, Paperback (December 2000)
The Emperor Hadrian writes a valedictory letter to Marcus Aurelius, his future successor. The Emperor meditates on his past, describing his accession, military triumphs, love of poetry and music, and the philosophy that informed his powerful and far-flung rule. This work recreates the life and death of one of the great rulers of the ancient world.
Blue Tale and Other Stories, Hardback (November 1995)
This collection includes three stories written between 1927 and 1930. They cover a range of themes, from an allegory on greed, to a scene from the war of the sexes, to a witchhunt that obsessively creates its own quarry. The title story is a fantastic attempt to describe reality in tones of blue.
Alexis, Paperback (December 1985)View all books by Marguerite Yourcenar
It was with Alexis that, in 1928, Marguerite Yourcenar began her career as a novelist. The book remains one of the stellar literary debuts of the century. Yourcenar has created a moving meditation on the relationship between pleasure and love.
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Author Biography - Marguerite Yourcenar
Marguerite Yourcenar (1903-87) wrote stories, plays, poems, and novels, notably "Memoirs of Hadrian." She was the first woman to be elected to the Academie Francaise.
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