woman destroyed

by Simone de Beauvoir

Publisher: Fontana in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 220 Downloads: 858
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Edition Notes

This translation originally published, London: Collins, 1969. - Translation of "La Femme rompue". Paris: Gallimard, 1967.

Statement(by) Simone deBeauvoir ; translated by Patrick O"Brian.
SeriesFontana modern novels
ContributionsO"Brian, Patrick, 1914-
The Physical Object
Pagination220p. ;
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22323626M
ISBN 100006135986

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Written in three very distinct styles, The Woman Destroyed captures the moment when these women’s lives begin to crumble. In "The Monologue," a rich, spoiled woman, home alone on New Year's Eve, pours out a lifetime's rage and frustration in a harrowing diatribe.

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Enthralling as faction, suffused with de Beauvoir’s remarkable insights into women, The Woman Destroyed gives us a legendary writer at her best.

In three “immensely intelligent stories about the decay of passion” (The Sunday Herald Times [London]), Simone de Beauvoir draws us into the lives of three women, all past their first youth, all facing unexpected walkingshops.comlling as faction, suffused with de Beauvoir’s remarkable insights into women, The Woman Destroyed gives us a legendary writer at her best.

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In the title story, the heroine's serenity is shattered when she learns that her husband is having an affair. In "The Age of Discretion," a successful, happily married professor finds herself increasingly. Early years. Simone de Beauvoir was born on 9 January into a bourgeois Parisian family in the 6th arrondissement.

Her parents were Georges Bertrand de Beauvoir, a legal secretary who once aspired to be an actor, and Françoise de Beauvoir (née Brasseur), a wealthy banker's daughter and devout Catholic. Simone's sister, Hélène, was born two years walkingshops.com mater: University of Paris (B.A., M.A.).Jul 14,  · EPIC.

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