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"The useless mouths", and other literary writings

Simone de Beauvoir 1908-1986. Margaret A. Simons editor.; Marybeth Timmermann editor.; Sylvie Le Bon de Beauvoir writer of supplementary textual content.

2011

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  • Title:
    "The useless mouths", and other literary writings
  • Author: Simone de Beauvoir 1908-1986.
  • Margaret A. Simons editor.; Marybeth Timmermann editor.; Sylvie Le Bon de Beauvoir writer of supplementary textual content.
  • Description: Introduction / Margaret A. Simons -- The useless mouths (a play) / introduction by Liz Stanley and Catherine Naji -- Short articles on literature / introduction by Elizabeth Fallaize -- Existentialist theater / introduction by Dennis A. Gilbert -- A story I used to tell myself / introduction by Ursula Tidd -- Preface to La Bâtarde by Violette Leduc / introduction by Alison S. Fell -- What can literature do? / introduction by Laura Hengehold -- Misunderstanding in Moscow -- introduction by Terry Keefe -- My experience as a writer / introduction by Elizabeth Fallaize -- Short prefaces to literary works / introduction by Eleanore Holveck -- Notes for a novel / introduction by Meryl Altman.
    This title brings to English-language readers literary writings - several previously unknown - by Simone de Beauvoir. Highlights of the volume include a new translation of the 1945 play 'The Useless Mouths,' the unpublished 1965 short novel 'Misunderstanding in Moscow', and more.
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press
  • Format: 1 online resource (x, 408 pages) illustrations.
  • Identifier: ISBN 0-252-09719-X
  • Subjects: French literature -- 20th century; Electronic books
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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