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Autre Sommeil Julien Green

Autre Sommeil

Julien Green

Published January 13th 1984
ISBN : 9782070700639
Paperback
128 pages
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STANDING ON THE parapet of a bridge, in the heart of Paris, a little boy is afraid- his cousin Claude is holding him by the ankles above the murky waters of the Seine. This becomes a backdrop to Denis memories as a young man of a childhood marked byMoreSTANDING ON THE parapet of a bridge, in the heart of Paris, a little boy is afraid- his cousin Claude is holding him by the ankles above the murky waters of the Seine. This becomes a backdrop to Denis memories as a young man of a childhood marked by sadness. Within him, a struggle is taking place between the sheer wild joy of being alive and the despondency of existence. And it is in Paris, a Paris exquisitely etched, that his unspoken passion for Claude gradually unfolds.