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André Gide. [With introd. by Thomas Mann]. by Albert J. Guerard

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


  • Gide, André, -- 1869-1951

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Edition Notes

Bibliography and notes: p. [265]-277.

The Physical Object
Paginationxxix, 287 p. ;
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19300084M

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André Gide, in full André-Paul-Guillaume Gide, (born Nov. 22, , Paris, France—died Feb. 19, , Paris), French writer, humanist, and moralist who received the Nobel Prize for Literature in Heritage and youth. Gide was the only child of Paul Gide and his wife, Juliette Rondeaux. His father was of southern Huguenot peasant stock; his mother, a Norman heiress, although Protestant. Andre Gide; drawing by David Levine It has almost become a commonplace of today’s criticism to state that André Gide’s work had begun to fade away even before the author’s death in Compared to Proust, to Valéry, to Claudel, and, outside France, to Henry James, Joyce, and Thomas Mann, he seems hardly to be part of the contemporary. André Paul Guillaume Gide (French: [ɑ̃dʁe pɔl ɡijom ʒid]; 22 November – 19 February ) was a French author and winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature (in ). Gide's career ranged from its beginnings in the symbolist movement, to the advent of anticolonialism between the two World Wars. André Paul Guillaume Gide (French: [ɑ̃dʁe pɔl ɡijom ʒid]; 22 November – 19 February ) was a French author and winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature in "for his comprehensive and artistically significant writings, in which human problems and conditions have been presented with a fearless love of truth and keen psychological insight".Born: André Paul Guillaume Gide, 22 November , Paris, France.

  Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t6bs Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet . André Gide (äNdrā´ zhēd), –, French established a reputation as an unconventional novelist with The Immoralist (, tr. ), a partly autobiographical work in which he portrays a young man contravening ordinary moral standards in his search for self-fulfillment. In this and other major novels, including Strait Is the Gate (, tr. ), Lafcadio's Adventures. The Immoralist (written in , published in ), one of his best-known works, deals with the unhappy consequences of amoral hedonism. Filled with similarities of Gide's own life, it is the story of Michel, who, during three years of travel in Europe and North Africa, tries to rise above good and evil and allow his passions (including his 4/4(53).   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.