The Memoirs of Frederic Mistral

The Memoirs of Frederic Mistral

by Frederic Mistral
     
 

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Written in the relaxed conversational style of an elderly gentlemen reminiscing about old days, the Memoirs describe the circumstances of mistral's childhood and early manhood--the Provencal landscapes, the seasonal life of the farm, the religious observances and seasonal festivities, many clearly of pagan origin. Memoirs, which is not so much an autobiography as a

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Written in the relaxed conversational style of an elderly gentlemen reminiscing about old days, the Memoirs describe the circumstances of mistral's childhood and early manhood--the Provencal landscapes, the seasonal life of the farm, the religious observances and seasonal festivities, many clearly of pagan origin. Memoirs, which is not so much an autobiography as a recollection of the life of ordinary country people in his early years, filled with delightful anecdotes, tales, folksongs, and poetry.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780811210096
Publisher:
WW Norton Client
Publication date:
11/28/1986
Pages:
292
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.66(d)

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