Mademoiselle de Maupin

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Wildside Press LLC, 2007 - Fiction - 436 pages
13 Reviews
Pierre Jules Theophile Gautier (1811-1872) was a French poet, dramatist, novelist, journalist, and literary critic. Gautier's work is difficult to classify and remains a point of reference for many subsequent literary traditions such as Parnassianism."
 

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User Review  - Kastoori Barua - Goodreads

This book is my first read of Gautier and it happens to be a beautiful meld of letters and essays interspersed with dialogs between the characters. Gautier has a penchant for detail and romanticism ... Read full review

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User Review  - Howard - Goodreads

This book answers the question “Man, woman, virgin, gay: what do they all desire?” This is a French novel from 1835 by the Gautier (who is famous in part for the ballet Giselle in 1841) split in 2 ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
iii
Section 2
xlix
Section 3
1
Section 4
20
Section 5
48
Section 6
73
Section 7
81
Section 8
96
Section 13
184
Section 14
211
Section 15
257
Section 16
299
Section 17
309
Section 18
323
Section 19
351
Section 20
360

Section 9
117
Section 10
137
Section 11
149
Section 12
160
Section 21
363
Section 22
366
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About the author (2007)

Theophile Gautier, ne a Tarbes le 30 aout 1811 et mort a Neuilly-sur-Seine le 23 octobre 1872, est un poete, romancier et critique d'art francais.

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