Four Novels by Marguerite Duras

Four Novels by Marguerite Duras: The Square; Moderato Cantabile; 10:30 on a Summer Night; the Afternoon of Mr. Andesmas. 1982 Grove Press Evergreen edition (c/r 1965), 254 pages. Duras was a celebrated French novelist, playwright, and writer, well-known for her novel The Lover, a story of a teenager falling in love with an older Chinese man. In her New York Times obituary: "The mysteries of love and sex consumed her, but she had no room for sentimentality in her works, or indeed, in her life." 

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 "During this breathing spell, he became aware that his solitude was not complete, that it was being undone behind him by the presence of a man."

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