George Sand by Bertha Thomas

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in Folcroft, Pa .

Written in English

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  • Sand, George, 1804-1876.,
  • Women novelists, French -- 19th century -- Biography.,
  • Novelists, French -- 19th century -- Biography.

Edition Notes

Reprint of the new ed., 1889 published by W. H. Allen, London, in series: Eminent women series.

Book details

Statementby Bertha Thomas.
SeriesEminent women series.
LC ClassificationsPQ2412 .T5 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 247 p. ;
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4542450M
ISBN 100841486336
LC Control Number77009346

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Among her lovers was the composer Chopin. George Sand was a French writer with a notorious love life and a preference for male clothing. Among her lovers was the composer Chopin. Menu. Jan 27,  · George Sand (Amandine-Aurore-Lucile Dudevant) was a dominant figure in the literary life of the 19th century, and her work, much-published and much-serialized throughout Europe, was of major importance in the spread of feminist consciousness.

For a. George Sand was the pseudonym of the French novelist and feminist Amantine-Lucile-Aurore Dupin, later Baroness Dudevant (). She was known well in far reaches of the world, and her social practices, her writings and her beliefs prompted much.

Jan 01,  · In The Dream Lover we meet Aurore Dupin, or as she is better known George Sand. The book starts with her leaving her husband and her children for a life in Paris, but it will take a while before we will know what led her to the decision. The story in the book will take two roads/5.

George Sand (Sand, George, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article. Sand, George, The Devil's Pool, trans. by George Burnham Ives, illust. by Edmond Adolphe Rudaux (Gutenberg text and illustrated HTML). Reading George Sand's novels, you hear her tone: anguish, suffering and hope, frustration and yearning, despair and courage, tenderness are all written in.

There is remarkably little anger, and great compassion. On the other hand, her insight into people, combined with a recognition of the injustices and hypocrisy of society, suggests a. Free download or read online Consuelo pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by George Sand.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format/5. Early life George Sand was born Armandine Aurore Lucille Dupin in Paris, France, on July 1, Her father, Maurice Dupin, was related to a line of kings and to the Maréchal de Saxe (Marshal of Saxe); her mother, Sophie, was the daughter of a professional bird fancier who came from a humble background.

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Dec 13,  · "George Sand is an undeniably impressive achievement. Written in a dynamic style, and deeply researched, this book is not only a biography of a fascinating literary and historical figure but also a compelling work of cultural history."—Annie Cohen-Solal, Professor, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris and University of Caen.

Synopsis: The first novel that George Sand wrote without a collaborator, this is not only a vivid romance, but also an impassioned plea for change in the inequitable French marriage laws of the time, and for a new view of women.

It tells the story of a beautiful and innocent young woman, married at sixteen to a much older Range: $ - $ The first novel that George Sand wrote without a collaborator, this is not only a vivid romance, but also an impassioned plea for change in the inequitable French marriage laws of the time, and for a new view of women.

It tells the story of a beautiful and innocent young woman, married at sixteen to a much older man. She falls in love with her handsome, frivolous neighbor, but discovers too 4/5(2).

George Sanders, Actor: All About Eve. George Sanders was born of English parents in St. Petersburg, Russia. He worked in a Birmingham textile mill, in the tobacco business and as a writer in advertising.

He entered show business in London as a chorus boy, going from there to cabaret, radio and theatrical understudy. His film debut, inwas as Curly Randall in Find the Lady () Born: Jul 03, By: George Sand () George Sand (the pen name of Amantine-Lucile-Aurore Dupin ) is famous for flaunting the conventions of behavour expected of women of her standing in France at the time and for her numerous romantic liaisons including her long standing affair with Frédéric Chopin.3/5(2).

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It provides a thorough exploration of the novel’s plot, characters and main themes, including rhetoric. Mar 26,  · George Sand, a French novelist of the 19th century, was also infamous for her love affairs, her tobacco smoking in public, and dressing in men's clothing.

Selected George Sand Quotations • Believe in no other God than the one who insists on justice and equality among men. Mar 20,  · Mention George Sand today and an image is instantly summoned: a Frenchwoman in men’s clothes, a writer who smoked cigars and slept with Chopin.

George Sand ( – ) was a French author known equally for challenging gender roles and her scandalous love life as for her vast literary managed to write some seventy novels, not to mention countless other works in other genres, including essays, plays, and journalism.

Apr 20,  · Sand had two actual children, Maurice and Solange, in residence, complicating matters. In the end, jealousies that grew out of the little dysfunctional family they formed split Sand and Chopin apart.

I read several of these in French back in college and really enjoyed her beautiful, fluid prose, though I'm not sure that would translate well into English.

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Thanks to a peerless translation by Gretchen van Slyke, Martine Reid’s acclaimed biography of Sand is now available in English. Les Enfants du siècle (), starring Juliette Binoche as George Sand and Benoît Magimel as Alfred de Musset; Chopin (), directed by Jerzy Antczak starring Danuta Stenka as George Sand and Piotr Adamczyk as Chopin.

InCéline Dion recorded a song based on a love letter sent from George Sand to Alfred de Musset for her album D'Elles. A biography of the 19th-century author that succeeds in highlighting the need for a new account of Sand’s life—without providing one.

Aurore Dupin (better known as George Sand) was controversial and conflicted practically from the day of her birth in Mar 19,  · Amantine Aurore Lucile Dupin, later Baroness Dudevant, best known by her pseudonym George Sand was a French novelist.

She is considered by some a feminist although she refused to join this movement. She is regarded as the first French female novelist to gain a major reputation.

- WikipediaWritten works: La Petite Fadette, A Winter in Majorca, Consuelo, Mauprat, Indiana. Feb 06,  · This video is unavailable. Watch Queue Queue. Masterpieces George Sand. You Searched For: Each page is checked manually before printing. As this print on demand book is reprinted from a very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible.

Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in. Apr 14,  · The Dream Lover. Random House - April 14, What's it About. The life--and loves!-- of George Sand.

What was the inspiration. One day, while reading The Writer's Almanac, I came across some very intriguing facts about the life of Aurore Dudevant, who took the pen name George Sand when she began publishing novels.

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