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Publisher Comments:

Luminous. . . . These accomplished tales create worlds full of secrets and treacheries. . . . Flesh and Blood is a masterpiece of familial subterfuge. . . . In this superlative translation, Nemirovsky's characters emerge full-fleshed, and her voice remains timeless and relevant.

--Publishers Weekly (starred review)

Praise for Irene Nemirovsky

Extraordinary. . . . Nemirovsky achieve s] her penetrating insights with Flaubertian objectivity.

--The Washington Post Book World

Stunning. . . . Nemirovsky] wrote, for all to read at last, some of the greatest, most humane and inclusive fiction that conflict has produced.

--The New York Times Book Review

Nemirovsky's scope is like that of Tolstoy: She sees the fullness of humanity and its tenuous arrangements and manages to put them together with a tone that is affectionate, patient, and relentlessly honest.

--O: The Oprah Magazine

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Synopsis:

Written between 1934 and 1942, moving from the drawing rooms of pre-war Paris to the lives of men and women in wartime France,these ten stories show : a keen eye for the details of social class; the tensions between mothers and daughters, husbands and wives; the manners and mannerisms of the French bourgeoisie; questions of religion and personal identity.

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A never-before-translated collection by the bestselling author of Suite Franaise

Written between 1934 and 1942, these ten gem-like stories mine the same terrain of N

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ISBN:
9780307739315
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Subject:
Business & Economics : General
Author:
Nemirovsky, Irene
Author:
Némirovsky, Irne
Author:
Némirovsky, Irne
Subject:
Fiction : Literary
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Short Stories (single author)
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20100406
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
293

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Dimanche and Other Stories
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Product details 293 pages Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group - English 9780307739315 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Written between 1934 and 1942, moving from the drawing rooms of pre-war Paris to the lives of men and women in wartime France,these ten stories show : a keen eye for the details of social class; the tensions between mothers and daughters, husbands and wives; the manners and mannerisms of the French bourgeoisie; questions of religion and personal identity.
"Synopsis" by , A never-before-translated collection by the bestselling author of Suite Franaise

Written between 1934 and 1942, these ten gem-like stories mine the same terrain of N

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