The words

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G. Braziller, 1964 - Biography & Autobiography - 255 pages
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After his father's early death Jean-Paul Sartre was brought up at his grandfather's home in a world even then eighty years out of date. In "Words" he recalls his illusion-ridden childhood, lived within the confines of French provincialism in the years before the First World War, and considers its effects on his work.

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User Review  - Chiara - Goodreads

I personally love Sartre so for me this was an extremely enjoyable read, though I did read it in spanish so I don't know what the english translation is like. Divided into two parts, the first talks ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kevin Brown - Goodreads

I don't remember where I read about this book and why whatever I read motivated me to read it, but I wish that person some small sort of suffering now that I have finished. I spent much of this book ... Read full review

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