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Georges Bernanos (1888–1948)

Autor/a de The Diary of a Country Priest

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Sobre l'autor

A novelist and essayist, Georges Bernanos was interested in the struggle between good and evil within saintly individuals. He was born in Paris in 1888. He studied at the Sorbonne where he received a degree in law and in literature in 1909. He served in the military from 1909 to 1910 and again mostra'n més during World War I. After the war, Bernanos worked as an inspector for an insurance company. Bernanos's first major success as a writer came in 1926 with the publication of the novel Under the Sun of Satan. His well-known work The Diary of a Country Priest followed in 1936. Both novels traced the unknowing submission of characters, after some early disappointing experience, to the forces of Satan and the subsequent destruction of their moral selves. From 1930 to 1932, Bernanos wrote for Le Figaro. In his articles and essays, Bernanos pleaded for a renewed spirituality in France and a renewed moral integrity. Mouchette, a short novel set in a bleak village untouched by the twentieth century was published in 1937. As was The Diary of a Country Priest, Mouchette was made into a film by Robert Bresson. The writings of Georges Bernanos are concerned with the struggle between pride and innocence that lies within every individual. They treat spiritual concerns and the mystery of Christianity. Bernanos is considered among the most original of Roman Catholic novelists. Bernanos died of cancer in Paris on July 5, 1948. (Bowker Author Biography) mostra'n menys

Obres de Georges Bernanos

The Diary of a Country Priest (1936) 1,685 exemplars
Under Satan's Sun (1926) 326 exemplars
Mouchette (1937) 296 exemplars
Dialogues des carmélites (1949) 147 exemplars
Monsieur Ouine (1946) 113 exemplars
Un crime (1935) 103 exemplars
Joy (1929) 101 exemplars
The Impostor (1927) 79 exemplars
La France contre les robots (1950) 39 exemplars
Bernanos : Oeuvres romanesques (1961) 30 exemplars
Un mauvais rêve (1951) 28 exemplars
La liberté, pour quoi faire ? (1953) 17 exemplars
Dialogue d'ombres (1955) 17 exemplars
Les enfants humiliés (1949) 17 exemplars
Jeanne relapse et sainte (1947) 15 exemplars
Saint Dominic (1991) 15 exemplars
Liberty: The Last Essays (2019) 12 exemplars
Romanzi (1998) 10 exemplars
Plea for liberty (1970) 8 exemplars
Lettres aux Anglais (1984) 8 exemplars
Scandalo della verita (2019) 7 exemplars
Français, si vous saviez... (1961) 7 exemplars
Le lendemain, c'est vous ! (1974) 5 exemplars
Les Prédestinés (1983) 4 exemplars
Le crépuscule des vieux (1956) 4 exemplars
Brésil, terre d'amitié (2009) 3 exemplars
Alt håp til rebellene (1980) 3 exemplars
Où allons-nous ? (2021) 2 exemplars
Zločin 2 exemplars
L'Imposture, La Joie (1947) 2 exemplars
Pensieri, parole, profezie (1996) 2 exemplars
Las victimas 1 exemplars
Um crime 1 exemplars
Un uomo solo 1 exemplars
LA JOIA. B 2-DAVANT 1 exemplars
Madame Dargent 1 exemplars
Miserere (1984) 1 exemplars
Obras 1 exemplars
Une nuit (1928) 1 exemplars
Ecrits de combat (1944) 1 exemplars
Dialogue d'ombres et autres nouvelles — Autor — 1 exemplars
Cahiers de Monsieur Ouine (1991) 1 exemplars
Die unbeugsame Schar (1952) 1 exemplars

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Mouchette [1967 film] (1967) — Novel — 23 exemplars


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