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Anatole France: the man and his work

J. Lewis May

Anatole France: the man and his work

an essay in critical biography.

by J. Lewis May

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Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • France, Anatole, 1844-1924.,
  • Authors, French -- 19th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1924 ed.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ2254.Z5 M3 1970
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 262 p.
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5697716M
    ISBN 100804608423
    LC Control Number70103205


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France, Anatole (änätôl` fräNs), pseud. of Jacques Anatole Thibault (zhäk, tēbō`), –, French writer.

He was probably the most prominent French man of letters of his time. Among his best-remembered works is L'Île des pingouins (, tr. Penguin Island, ), an allegorical novel satirizing French history.

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ANATOLE FRANCE: THE MAN AND HIS WORK. AN ESSAY IN CRITICAL BIOGRAPHY Author May, James Lewis Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used Quantity available 1 Edition First edition Binding Hardcover Publisher Lane; Dodd, Mead and Co.

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Anatole France's work "Les dieux ont soif" translates to "The Gods Will Have Blood" or "The Gods are Athirst." Both translations of the title accurately depict the nature of this novel set during the French Revolution. Young artist Évariste Gamelin is the right-hand man of Jacobin, Marat, Brand: Penguin Publishing Group.

ANATOLE FRANCE Part 3 out of 3. homepage; Index of THAIS; Previous part (2) "I have never drunk water so pure nor breathed an air so light, and I feel that God floats in the breezes that pass." "Look.

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During his lifetime, French author Anatole France, was widely recognized as his country’s greatest author. He distinguished himself in two widely diverse areas of literature—wistful storytelling and biting satire—and gained immense popularity with such works as My Friend’s Book ().

Anatole France was deeply moved and directly involved in events like the infamous Dreyfus Affair which was a terrible miscarriage of justice in which a man was condemned purely on the basis of his race.

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As a young man, he published his work in reviews before becoming a publisher's assistant at Editions Lemerre in and then a librarian at the French Senate in He wrote plays and was a member of the Parnassian group of poets, as well as a literary critic for the conservative daily paper Le Temps from to Anatole France was born François-Anatole Thibault in Paris, the son of a bookseller.

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Martin-Belleme said everyone should bow before such reasons, and that one was too happy to read the articles and the fine books written by M. Paul Vence to have any wish to take him from his work. “Oh, my books.

One never says in a book what one wishes to say. Anatole France, First Edition. Anatole France: The Man and His Work. France, Anatole] Stephens, Winifred. Considering its age, the book is in good condition. Maroon hard cover with gilt lettering on brown spine panel.

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About Anatole France Anatole France (16 April – 12 October ) was a French poet, journalist, and novelist. He was born in Paris, and died in Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire. He was a successful novelist, with several best-sellers. Ironic and skeptical, he was considered in his day the ideal French man of letters.5/5(1).

Anatole France (änätôl´ fräNs), pseud. of Jacques Anatole Thibault (zhäk, tēbō´), –, French was probably the most prominent French man of letters of his time. Among his best-remembered works is L'Île des pingouins (, tr. Penguin Island, ), an allegorical novel satirizing French history.

His early fiction was characterized by a somewhat sentimental. Probably inFrance and his wife had a difference of opinion about the hanging of some Genoese velvet, unfortunately presented by Mme. de Caillavet. Valerie locked her husband and the upholsterer in the study, not without vituperative language.

During this temporary imprisonment, Anatole peacefully continued his writing. After the success of this book, Bertil Bull Hedlund continued to work illustrating Anatole France; this time he illustrated The Gods They are A-thirst.

Before completion, he died in A few of the final chapters were never illustrated, but the publisher decided to publish the book anyhow. It was published in. Anatole France’s volcano was frequently on the point of eruption, but nearly always he succeeded in smothering it.

Many have said that Anatole France was his country’s chief literary ornament of the twentieth century; some have claimed that he was of the world’s greatest writers; a few have ventured to press the crown of immortality upon him.Description Anatole France This book is a result of an effort made by us towards making a contribution to the preservation and repair of original classic literature.

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