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The Resource A life : the humble truth, Guy de Maupassant ; translated with an introduction and notes by Roger Pearson

A life : the humble truth, Guy de Maupassant ; translated with an introduction and notes by Roger Pearson

Label
A life : the humble truth
Title
A life
Title remainder
the humble truth
Statement of responsibility
Guy de Maupassant ; translated with an introduction and notes by Roger Pearson
Title variation
Life
Title variation remainder
a new translation
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
With its intricate network of parallels and oppositions, A Life reflects the influence of Flaubert and also expresses Maupassant's characteristic naturalistic vision--the satire of bourgeois manners, the representation of the aristocracy in pathological decline, undermining of human individuality and ideals, and the study of deterioration and disintegration
Member of
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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1850-1893
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Maupassant, Guy de
Dewey number
843.8
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
LC call number
PQ2349.V4
LC item number
E6 2009
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Pearson, Roger
Series statement
Oxford world's classics
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  • Life
  • Women
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • Normandy (France)
  • France
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • Life
  • Manners and customs
  • Women
  • France
  • France
Label
A life : the humble truth, Guy de Maupassant ; translated with an introduction and notes by Roger Pearson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Une vie
  • This ed. of this translation originally published: 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [xxxii]-xxxiv)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn502304337
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxxviii, 245 pages
Isbn
9780199555512
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009464473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)502304337
Label
A life : the humble truth, Guy de Maupassant ; translated with an introduction and notes by Roger Pearson
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Une vie
  • This ed. of this translation originally published: 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [xxxii]-xxxiv)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn502304337
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxxviii, 245 pages
Isbn
9780199555512
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009464473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)502304337

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