Practicalities by Marguerite Duras

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This is a collection of autobiographical pieces by the French writer, Marguerite Duras, including pieces about her homes, her past, her writing, her love for a very young man, her alcoholism and about being a writer. She has also written "La Douleur", "Outside" and "Blue Eyes Black Hair".

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Marguerite Duras is the author of many novels and screenplays, including the film script for Hiroshima, Mon Amour. One of France's most important literary figures, Duras died in Paris in 1996.From the Hardcover edition.
Published January 4, 1990 by William Collins Sons Co Ltd. 136 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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This loosely knit collection of intensely personal pieces captures the wide-ranging interests and sharp-eyed intellectual focus of France's grande dame of letters. (Aug.)

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