Camille Claudel by Anne Delbee

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"A fictionalized biography of current French feminist martyr Claudel (accomplished sculptor and lover of Rodin), whose ill-starred life has also been the subject of a 1989 movie, as well as a play by Delbee".--"Kirkus Reviews", August 5, 1992.
 

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Published October 1, 1992 by Mercury House. 373 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Education & Reference, Arts & Photography. Non-fiction

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Until recently, it appeared that the sculptor Camille Claudel (1864-1943) had effectively disappeared from history. The 1980s, however, saw a biography by her grand-niece Reine-Marie Paris, a biograph

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All the facts are here, but it is the tiny fragments drawn from Paul Claudel's works or Camille's few remaining letters that evoke the pathos of her life, not Delbee's overheated prose (``The storm raged.

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