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Mauriac, François 1885-1970

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Vipers' tangle by François Mauriac( Book )

482 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 14 languages and held by 3,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louis, a wretchedly unhappy multi-millionaire, all but personifies evil. Toward the end of his life, seeking to uncover the cause of his unhappiness, he commits to paper his whole bitter story: his indulgent but affection-starved childhood; his first love; the trivial misunderstanding that festered until it poisoned their entire married life and the lives of their children; the old miser's struggle to disinherit his family; and finally, the powerful climax, with divine grace vying to the very end to pierce the evil encrusting Louis' soul
Thérèse Desqueyroux by François Mauriac( Book )

581 editions published between 1924 and 2017 in 24 languages and held by 3,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"François Mauriac's masterpiece and one of the greatest Catholic novels, Thérèse Desqueyroux is the haunting story of an unhappily married young woman whose desperation drives her to thoughts of murder. Mauriac paints an unforgettable portrait of spiritual isolation and despair, but he also dramatizes the complex realities of forgiveness, grace, and redemption. Set in the countryside outside Bordeaux, in a region of overwhelming heat and sudden storms, the novel's landscape reflects the inner world of Thérèse, a figure who has captured the imaginations of readers for generations."--Publisher's website
Le désert de l'amour by François Mauriac( Book )

376 editions published between 1925 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 2,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman præget af katolsk livsindstilling, der skildrer en aldrende læges og hans søns håbløse forelskelse i den samme kvinde
Woman of the Pharisees : (La pharisienne) by François Mauriac( Book )

208 editions published between 1846 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The study of a woman whose pious and intense desire to impose her own judgment on others finally brings her world crashing about her
Maltaverne (Un adolescent d'autrefois) by François Mauriac( Book )

119 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 1,968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man struggles to free himself from his mother's domination
The lamb (L'agneau) by François Mauriac( Book )

123 editions published between 1954 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 1,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The de Mirbel family, fifteen years before they appear in the author's novel "A woman of the Pharisees". The theme is redemptive power of love
The unknown sea by François Mauriac( Book )

109 editions published between 1926 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 1,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ruiné par sa maîtresse, Oscar Révolou, un grand notaire bordelais, se suicide. Cette mort fissure la façade en même temps qu'elle révèle les fondations de deux familles estimées. Quand l'argent se retire des maisons bourgeoises, les cœurs apparaissent à sec, et ce n'est pas beau à voir. Une véritable banqueroute de l'âme, à laquelle n'échappent, in extremis, que deux figures du sacrifice : Rose, la répudiée christique, et Pierre, le jeune poète révulsé ... Roman de la damnation, de la prédestination, les Chemins de la mer constitue une sorte de sommet de la noirceur et du pessimisme mauriaciens."--Publisher's description
A kiss for the leper, and Genetrix by François Mauriac( Book )

245 editions published between 1920 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 1,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman om en livsuduelig mand, for hvem faderen arrangerer et ægteskab med en sund, køn pige, der afskyr og foragter ham fysisk. Sjæleligt nærmer de sig til sidst hinanden gennem fælles tro
Génitrix by François Mauriac( Book )

289 editions published between 1923 and 2011 in 13 languages and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Génitrix" est un roman de 1923 duquel se détache la silhouette très noire d'une mère abusive dont le fils quinquagénaire a décidé de se marier, contre son avis
De Gaulle by François Mauriac( Book )

69 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"French general and statesman who led the Free French Forces during World War II. He later founded the French Fifth Republic in 1958 and served as its first President from 1959 to 1969"--Wikipedia
Life of Jesus by François Mauriac( Book )

169 editions published between 1936 and 2000 in 9 languages and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lines of life (Destins) by François Mauriac( Book )

145 editions published between 1926 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The weakling, and the enemy by François Mauriac( Book )

162 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'histoire de Guillou, l'enfant que sa mère ne l'appelle que "le Sagouin," "victime de la haine de sa mère ..., victime des préjugés du village, le pauvre Guillou entraînera son faible père dans la tragédie."--Cover
Thérèse, a portrait in four parts by François Mauriac( Book )

40 editions published between 1947 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 1,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The loved and the unloved by François Mauriac( Book )

90 editions published between 1952 and 1980 in 10 languages and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychologický román z prostředí jihofrancouzského městečka vyšel v r. 1952, kdy byl autor poctěn Nobelovou cenou. Hlavní postavou je intrikánská vychovatelka, která využívá své silné vůle k ovládání osob a zlovolně zasahuje docitových vztahů lidí
Le mystère Frontenac, roman by François Mauriac( Book )

221 editions published between 1933 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Veuve et mère sublime, Blanche Frontenac se voue à l'éducation de ses enfants. Dans un désir d'éternité, elle tente de faire de sa famille une véritable oeuvre d'art ; pinceau et lumière, elle organise la fusion mystique d'êtres très différents
Questions of precedence (Préséances) by François Mauriac( Book )

92 editions published between 1921 and 1972 in 4 languages and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rise and fall of a social climber in the rich and vain bourgeois society of Bordeaux in the early years of the century
The Son of Man by François Mauriac( Book )

49 editions published between 1958 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meditations on the life of Christ, by a distinguished Roman Catholic novelist. Translation of "Le Fils de l'homme."
What I believe by François Mauriac( Book )

40 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ouvrage pathétique, par la lutte qui se laisse voir à chaque page entre l'homme et le chrétien, l'homme qui avoue son " hédonisme inguérissable ", le chrétien qui se répète la parole de Saint Jean : " Et si notre cœur nous condamne, Dieu est plus grand que notre cœur ". Le "Ce que je crois" de François Mauriac parle à l'oreille de chacun de nous, et l'oblige au tête-à-tête avec sa propre conscience. Un grand livre : l'un des plus grands dans l'œuvre du grand écrivain
Men I hold great by François Mauriac( Book )

39 editions published between 1949 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Thérèse Desqueyroux
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Thérèse DesqueyrouxLe désert de l'amourWoman of the Pharisees : (La pharisienne)GénitrixThe weakling, and the enemyA Mauriac readerFrançois Mauriac revisited
Alternative Names
De Mauriac, François 1885-1970

F. M. 1885-1970

Forez.

Forez 1885-1970

Forez [Pseud.] 1885-1970

Forezas

Francés Mauriac

Franciscus Mauriac

François Charles Mauriac

François Mauriac écrivain français

François Mauriac francouzský spisovatel

François Mauriac francuski pisac i nobelovac

François Mauriac Frans schrijver

François Mauriac fransk forfatter og nobelprisvinner

François Mauriac französischer Schriftsteller

François Mauriac French author

François Mauriac periodista, crítico y escritor francés

François Mauriac pisarz francuski, noblista

François Mauriac Pranses a mannurat

François Mauriac scrittore e giornalista francese

François Mauriac skrivagner gallek

Fransua Moriak

Fransuā Moriaks

Marijak, Fransoa

Mauriac.

Mauriac, ..., 1885-1970

Mauriac, F.

Mauriac F. 1885-1970

Mauriac, Fr.

Mauriac, Franciszek.

Mauriac, François

Mauriac, François, 1885-

Mauriac, Francois. , 1885-1970

Mauriacas François

Moriak, F.

Moriak, F. 1885-1970

Moriak, Fransua.

Moriak, Fransua 1885-1970

Moriakas F.

Moriakas Fransua

Móriáks, Fransuā

Móriáks, Fransuā 1885-1970

Morijak, Fransoa

Mūriyāk, Frānsuwā, 1885-1970

Mūryāk, Faranswā, 1885-1970

Sturel, François

Sturel François 1885-1970

Φρανσουά Μωριάκ

Мориак Ф.

Мориак Ф. 1885-1970

Мориак Франсуа

Мориак, Франсуа 1885-1970

Мориак, Франсуа французский писатель

Франсоа Мориак

Франсоа Моријак

Франсоа Шарл Моријак

Франсуа Марыяк

Франсуа Моріак

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מוריאק, פראנסואה

מוריאק, פרנסוא 1885־1970

מוריאק, פרנסוא 5881־0791

מוריק, פרנסוא, 1885-1970

מוריק, פרנסואה

פרנסואה מוריאק

فرانسوا مورياك

فرانسوا موریاک

فرانسیوس ماؤریک

فرنسوا مورياك، 1885-1970 م

فرنسوا مورياك مؤلف فرنسي

فرینسواس مائرس

फ्रांसवा मौरिआक

फ्रांस्वा मोर्याक

ਫ੍ਰਾਂਸੋਆ ਮੌਰਿਆਕ

ಫ್ರಾಂಕೋಯಿಸ್ ಮೌರಿಯಾಕ್

ฟร็องซัว โมรียัก

ფრანსუა მორიაკი

모리아꾸

모리아크, 프랑수아

모리악

모리악, F

모리악, 프랑소와

모리악, 프랑수아

모리악, 프랑스와

프랑수아 모리아크

フランソワ・モーリアック

モーリアック

モーリアック, フランソア

モーリアック, フランソワ

モーリアリック, フランソア

モーリャック

モーリヤック

モーリヤック, フランソワ

弗朗索瓦·莫里亚克

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