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Adventures in living, from Cato to George Sand.

by Muriel Jaeger

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cato, Marcus Porcius, 95-46 B.C,
  • Francis, of Assisi, Saint, 1182-1226,
  • Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of, 1694-1773,
  • Day, Thomas, 1748-1789,
  • Sand, George, 1804-1876

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEssay index reprint series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT105 .J3 1970
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 216 p.
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4458430M
    ISBN 100836917588
    LC Control Number79121480
    OCLC/WorldCa99291

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George Sand was the pseudonym of the French novelist and feminist Amantine-Lucile-Aurore Dupin, later Baroness Dudevant (). She was known well in far reaches of the world, and her social practices, her writings and her beliefs prompted much.

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Reading George Sand's novels, you hear her tone: anguish, suffering and hope, frustration and yearning, despair and courage, tenderness are all written in. There is remarkably little anger, and great compassion.

On the other hand, her insight into people, combined with a recognition of the injustices and hypocrisy of society, suggests a. Introduction. Joseph Addison’s Cato, A Tragedy captured the imaginations of eighteenth-century theatergoers throughout Great Britain, North America, and much of Europe.

From its original performance on Apthe play was a resounding success. Embraced by an audience whose opinions spanned the political spectrum, Cato was a popular and critical triumph that had tremendous appeal. By: George Sand () This is George Sand's first novel.

Her real name was Amantine (or Amandine) Lucile Dupin, and she later became baroness Dudevant. As an aristocratic woman living in 19th century France, she chose her first novel to be, above all, a realistic work.

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