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The Last Love of George Sand

A Literary Biography
Bloch-Dano, Evelyne (Book - 2013 )
The Last Love of George Sand
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An exploration of the life of the French writer and activist focuses on the period she shared with her lover, engraver Alexandre Manceau, describing the impact of the comparatively drama-free love affair on her creativity.
Authors: Bloch-Dano, Evelyne
Statement of Responsibility: Evelyne Bloch-Dano ; translated from the French by Allison Charette
Title: The last love of George Sand
a literary biography
Publisher: New York : Arcade Pub., c2013
Edition: 1st English-language ed
Characteristics: 277 p. ; 24 cm.
Sold by: Arcade Pub
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-277)
Contents: "My heart is a grave"
"The dream of the simple, the good, the true"
"Always, we are ruled by weaker minds"
"As pure as gold"
"Engraving is a serious art"
"I prefer to keep pressing forward"
"We all have our secrets"
"This wild and unpredictable nature"
"I am no Madame de Staël"
"Let's help one another not to despair"
"This mother hen instinct"
"My dear child, they have killed you"
"Italia, Italia!"
"My soul has grown old and weary"
"Manceau owns a house!"
"The true story of she and him"
"Impersonality has saved me"
"I so love my new daughter"
"Let us depart, my old friend, let us leave"
"Your part will never die"
Summary: An exploration of the life of the French writer and activist focuses on the period she shared with her lover, engraver Alexandre Manceau, describing the impact of the comparatively drama-free love affair on her creativity.
Subject Headings: Sand, George, 1804-1876 Relations with men Manceau, Alexandre, 1817-1865 Relations with women Novelists, French 19th century Biography Engravers France Biography
Topical Term: Novelists, French
Engravers
LCCN: 2012036749
ISBN: 9781611457162
1611457165
Branch Call Number: 843.7 B
Research Call Number: JFE 13-2551
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