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Letters to Sartre /

by Beauvoir, Simone de; Hoare, Quintin; Le Bon de Beauvoir, Sylvie.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Vintage classics.Publisher: London : Vintage, 1992Description: xii, 432 pages ; 20 cm.ISBN: 0099914905; 9780099914907.Uniform titles: Lettres à Sartre. English.Subject(s): Beauvoir, Simone de, 1908-1986 -- Correspondence | Sartre, Jean-Paul, 1905-1980 -- Correspondence | Authors, French -- 20th century -- Correspondence | Feminists -- France -- CorrespondenceSummary: In 1983 de Beauvoir published Sartre's letters, maintaining that her own letters to him had been lost. They were found by de Beauvoir's adopted daughter, and published to a storm of controversy in France. Tracing the emotional and triangular complications of her life with Sartre, these letters reveal her not only as manipulative and dependent, but also as vulnerable, passionate, jealous and committed. List(s) this item appears in: BL: Literary correspondence & letters
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Translation of: Lettres à Sartre (Paris : Editions Gallimard, 1990)

This translation originally published: Radius, 1991.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

In 1983 de Beauvoir published Sartre's letters, maintaining that her own letters to him had been lost. They were found by de Beauvoir's adopted daughter, and published to a storm of controversy in France. Tracing the emotional and triangular complications of her life with Sartre, these letters reveal her not only as manipulative and dependent, but also as vulnerable, passionate, jealous and committed.

Translated from the French.

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