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The Resource The mandarins, Simone de Beauvoir ; translated by M. Freidman ; with an introduction by Doris Lessing

The mandarins, Simone de Beauvoir ; translated by M. Freidman ; with an introduction by Doris Lessing

Label
The mandarins
Title
The mandarins
Statement of responsibility
Simone de Beauvoir ; translated by M. Freidman ; with an introduction by Doris Lessing
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
In wartime Paris, a group of friends gather to celebrate the end of the German occupation and to plan their future. Ex-Resistance fighter Henri is eager to resume his life while his lover Paula wants to revive their affair. Robert is determined to enter politics, while Anne, his psychiatrist wife, is distracted by an affair. An epic romance and a philosophical manifesto, The Mandarins is Simone De Beauvoir's most famous and profound novel, a winner of France's prestigious Prix Goncourt
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Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1908-1986
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Beauvoir, Simone de
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Perennial modern classics
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  • Women
  • France
Target audience
adult
Label
The mandarins, Simone de Beauvoir ; translated by M. Freidman ; with an introduction by Doris Lessing
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: Collins, 1957
Control code
000041414856
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
736 p.
Isbn
9780007203949
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
System control number
(OCoLC)57526949
Label
The mandarins, Simone de Beauvoir ; translated by M. Freidman ; with an introduction by Doris Lessing
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: Collins, 1957
Control code
000041414856
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
736 p.
Isbn
9780007203949
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
System control number
(OCoLC)57526949

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