Leone Leoni

Leone Leoni

By: George Sand (author)Hardback

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George Sand's "Leone Leoni" reverses the "Abbe Prevost's Manon Lescaut" and gives Manon's helpless amoral character to a man, Leoni, Juliette, the girl he seduces, becomes the exponent of undying, endless, forgiving love.

About Author

George Sand is the pen name of Amantine Lucile Aurore Dupin, Baroness Dudevant, a 19th century French novelist and memoirist. Sand is best known for her novels "Indiana," " Lelia," and "Consuelo," and for her memoir "A Winter in Majorca," in which she reflects on her time on the island with Chopin in 1838-39. A champion of the poor and working classes, Sand was an early socialist who published her own newspaper using a workers' co-operative and scorned gender conventions by wearing men's clothing and smoking tobacco in public. George Sand died in France in 1876.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780915864614
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 169
  • ID: 9780915864614
  • ISBN10: 0915864614
  • translations: French

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