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Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter

Simone de Beauvoir - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 384 pages
A superb autobiography by one of the great literary figures of the twentieth century, Simone de Beauvoir's Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter offers an intimate picture of growing ...
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The ethics of ambiguity, tr

Simone de Beauvoir - Literary Collections - 1948 - 159 pages
Simone de Beauvoir, novelist, dramatist, and philosopher, was the most distinguished woman writer in modern France. A leading exponent of French existentialism, her work ...
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America Day by Day

Simone de Beauvoir - Social Science - 2000 - 390 pages
Here is the ultimate American road book, one with a perspective unlike that of any other. In January 1947 Simone de Beauvoir landed at La Guardia airport and began a four-month ...
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She Came to Stay

Simone de Beauvoir - Fiction - 1999 - 404 pages
Set in Paris on the eve of World War II and sizzling with love, anger, and revenge, She Came to Stay explores the changes wrought in the soul of a woman and a city soon to fall ...
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All Men are Mortal: A Novel

Simone de Beauvoir - Fiction - 1992 - 345 pages
A beautiful actress's encounter with a man who claims to be immortal teaches the man how to enjoy life again, and offers the actress an opportunity to be immortal through her ...
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The Mandarins

Simone de Beauvoir - Fiction - 1956 - 610 pages
In her most famous novel, The Mandarins, Simone de Beauvoir takes an unflinching look at Parisian intellectual society at the end of World War II. In fictionally relating the ...
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The Coming of Age

Simone de Beauvoir - Family & Relationships - 1996 - 585 pages
As the definitive study of the universal problem of growing old, The Coming of Age is "a brilliant achievement" (Marc Slonin, New York Times).
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Philosophical Writings

Simone de Beauvoir, Margaret A. Simons, Marybeth Timmermann, Mary Beth Mader - Philosophy - 2004 - 351 pages
Dating from her years as a philosophy student at the Sorbonne, this is the 1926-27 diary of the teenager who would become the famous French philosopher, author, and feminist ...
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Diary of a Philosophy Student: 1926-27

Simone de Beauvoir - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 374 pages
"Revelatory insights into the early life and thought of the preeminent French feminist philosopher. Dating from her years as a philosophy student at the Sorbonne, this is the ...
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Letters to Sartre

Simone de Beauvoir - Biography & Autobiography - 1993 - 531 pages
Now backk in print, the lettes that caused a scandal wen first published, revealing de Beauvoir and Sartre as they had never been seen before.
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