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All Men Are Mortal

All Men Are Mortal

by Simone de Beauvoir
     
 

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Probably de Beauvoir's strangest and most compelling novel, this is the captivating story of a beautiful young actress who revives a downcast stranger at a French resort.
He becomes thoroughly attached to her and confides a terrifying truth: he is immortal. But having been resuscitated into enjoying life again, he soon starts breaking free from her grasp and

Overview

Probably de Beauvoir's strangest and most compelling novel, this is the captivating story of a beautiful young actress who revives a downcast stranger at a French resort.
He becomes thoroughly attached to her and confides a terrifying truth: he is immortal. But having been resuscitated into enjoying life again, he soon starts breaking free from her grasp and all notions of mortality.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393308457
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
05/28/1992
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
608,820
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.79(d)

Meet the Author

Simone de Beauvoir is the author of The Second Sex and the winner of the Prix Goncourt, France's highest honor, for The Mandarins.

Leonard M Friedman is a translator of the work Simone de Beauvoir.

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