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The Resource André Gide : a life in the present, Alan Sheridan

André Gide : a life in the present, Alan Sheridan

Label
André Gide : a life in the present
Title
André Gide
Title remainder
a life in the present
Statement of responsibility
Alan Sheridan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NNS
Dewey number
  • 848/.91209
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ2613.I2
LC item number
Z6916 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
André Gide : a life in the present, Alan Sheridan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [655]-673) and index
Contents
  • ch. 5.
  • Ironic narcissit: Le traité du narcisse, poésies d'André Walter, le voyage d'urien, la tentative amoureuse (June 1891-October 1893)
  • ch. 6.
  • Liberation and...engagement: 'J'écris...paludes' (October 1893-June 1895)
  • ch. 7.
  • Marriage and nomadism: les nourritures terrestres, saül, le prométhée mal enchaîné, philoctète (June 1895-October 1898)
  • ch. 8.
  • High hopes brought low: le roi candaule and l'immoraliste (November 1898-October 1902)
  • ch. 9.
  • Barren years: le retour de l'enfant prodigue and la porte étroite (October 1902-October 1908)
  • ch. 1.
  • ch. 10.
  • The 'new' Gide and the founding of the NRF: Isabelle and les caves du Vatican (October 1908-August 1914)
  • ch. 11.
  • War: de profundis, summer's lease (August 1914-November 1918)
  • ch. 12.
  • Post-war years: la symphonie pastorale (November 1918-December 1921)
  • ch. 13.
  • Gide, homosexual theorist and father: Corydon and les Faux-monnayeurs (January 1922-July 1925)
  • ch. 14.
  • Heart of darkness: Voyage au Congo and L'ecole des femmes (July 1925-December 1930)
  • Two stars, two races, two provinces, two faiths
  • ch. 15.
  • Gide, 'fellow-traveller': Oedipe, Perséphone and Les Nouvells nourritures (January 1931-JUne 1936)
  • ch. 16.
  • retreat from Moscow, a sense of ending: retour de l'U.R.S.S. and Geneviéve (June 1936-September 1939)
  • ch. 17.
  • Another war: retreat and exile (September 1939-May 1945)
  • ch. 18.
  • 'The end of life...a rather dull last act': Thèsée and Ainsi soit-il (May 1945-February 1951)
  • ch. 2.
  • Childhood: schooldays and holidays (October 1874-October 1880)
  • ch. 3.
  • Youth: God and love (October 1880-September 1889)
  • ch. 4.
  • André Walter: Puritan and narcissist (October 1889-June 1891)
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 709 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780674035270
Lccn
98073544
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 413.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Photo-illustrated glazed dust jacket. Royal blue paper over boards. Stamped in gilt on spine. Sontag's underlining and marks in margins indicating interest.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40726331
  • ucoclc40726331
Label
André Gide : a life in the present, Alan Sheridan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [655]-673) and index
Contents
  • ch. 5.
  • Ironic narcissit: Le traité du narcisse, poésies d'André Walter, le voyage d'urien, la tentative amoureuse (June 1891-October 1893)
  • ch. 6.
  • Liberation and...engagement: 'J'écris...paludes' (October 1893-June 1895)
  • ch. 7.
  • Marriage and nomadism: les nourritures terrestres, saül, le prométhée mal enchaîné, philoctète (June 1895-October 1898)
  • ch. 8.
  • High hopes brought low: le roi candaule and l'immoraliste (November 1898-October 1902)
  • ch. 9.
  • Barren years: le retour de l'enfant prodigue and la porte étroite (October 1902-October 1908)
  • ch. 1.
  • ch. 10.
  • The 'new' Gide and the founding of the NRF: Isabelle and les caves du Vatican (October 1908-August 1914)
  • ch. 11.
  • War: de profundis, summer's lease (August 1914-November 1918)
  • ch. 12.
  • Post-war years: la symphonie pastorale (November 1918-December 1921)
  • ch. 13.
  • Gide, homosexual theorist and father: Corydon and les Faux-monnayeurs (January 1922-July 1925)
  • ch. 14.
  • Heart of darkness: Voyage au Congo and L'ecole des femmes (July 1925-December 1930)
  • Two stars, two races, two provinces, two faiths
  • ch. 15.
  • Gide, 'fellow-traveller': Oedipe, Perséphone and Les Nouvells nourritures (January 1931-JUne 1936)
  • ch. 16.
  • retreat from Moscow, a sense of ending: retour de l'U.R.S.S. and Geneviéve (June 1936-September 1939)
  • ch. 17.
  • Another war: retreat and exile (September 1939-May 1945)
  • ch. 18.
  • 'The end of life...a rather dull last act': Thèsée and Ainsi soit-il (May 1945-February 1951)
  • ch. 2.
  • Childhood: schooldays and holidays (October 1874-October 1880)
  • ch. 3.
  • Youth: God and love (October 1880-September 1889)
  • ch. 4.
  • André Walter: Puritan and narcissist (October 1889-June 1891)
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 709 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780674035270
Lccn
98073544
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 413.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Photo-illustrated glazed dust jacket. Royal blue paper over boards. Stamped in gilt on spine. Sontag's underlining and marks in margins indicating interest.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40726331
  • ucoclc40726331

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