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The Mandarins /

The Mandarins /
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Barcode Shelf Location Collection Volume Ref. Branch Status Due Date Reserve
R2576199 F BEAU
Adult Fiction   Bermagui . Available .  
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ISBN 9780007203949
Shelf Location F BEAU
Author Beauvoir, Simone de, 1908-1986, author
Title The Mandarins / Simone de Beauvoir ; translated by M. Freidman ; with an introduction by Doris Lessing.
Production/Publication data London : Harper Perennial, 2005.
Physical Description 736 pages ; 20 cm.
Carrier Type volume
General Notes This translation originally published: London: Collins, 1957.
Summary Note 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.
Subject Intellectual life -- Fiction
Women -- France -- Fiction
Subject (Geographic) Paris (France)
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