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Lying woman; a novel.

Author: Jean Giraudoux
Publisher: New York, Winter House [©1972]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st American ed.]View all editions and formats
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A novel written when Giraudoux was nearly 80, about a man and a woman and a love affair. The author suppressed it during his lifetime, presumably due to content taken from his personal life. Though known as a playwright, the author shows prose gifts here that add to his stature.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Giraudoux
OCLC Number: 587201
Notes: Translation of La Menteuse.
Description: 230 pages 21 cm
Other Titles: Menteuse.
Responsibility: Translated from the French by Richard Howard.

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A novel written when Giraudoux was nearly 80, about a man and a woman and a love affair. The author suppressed it during his lifetime, presumably due to content taken from his personal life. Though known as a playwright, the author shows prose gifts here that add to his stature.

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