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Meaulnes: the lost domain

Alain-Fournier

Meaulnes: the lost domain

by Alain-Fournier

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Published by Blackie in London, Glasgow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of Le grand Meaulnes.

Statementtranslated from the original French by Sandra Morris.
SeriesChosen books from abroad.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.F8263 Me
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 212 p.
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6011510M
LC Control Number66066588
OCLC/WorldCa7160863

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Get this from a library! The lost domain = Le grand Meaulnes. [Alain-Fournier; Frank Davison] -- The arrival of Augustin Meaulnes at a small provincial secondary school sets in train a series of events that will have a profound effect on his life, and that of his new friend Francois Seurel. It. But the dreamlike days in the lost domain are evanescent, and Meaulnes is torn between his love and competing claims of loyalty and friendship. Alain-Fournier's lyrical novel captures the painful transition from adolescence to adulthood without sentimentality, and with heart-wrenching : OUP Oxford.


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Meaulnes: the lost domain by Alain-Fournier Download PDF EPUB FB2

I think I have my own lost domain. I may have loved this as a teenager, but unfortunately for me this book, or translation, started flat with the utterly unconvincing attempt to show how great Meaulnes apparently was, and I couldn't build up to find the characters authentic or interesting/5(32).

Le Grand Meaulnes = The Lost Estate, Alain-Fournier Alain-Fournier was the pseudonym of Henri-Alban Fournier (3 October – 22 September ), a French author and soldier. He was the author of a single novel, Le Grand Meaulnes (), which has been twice filmed and is considered a classic of French literature/5.

But the dreamlike days in the lost domain are evanescent, and Meaulnes is torn between his love and competing claims of loyalty and friendship. Alain-Fournier's lyrical novel captures the painful transition from adolescence to adulthood without sentimentality, and with heart-wrenching yearning.

Romantic and fantastical, it is the story's /5(32). For its th birthday, “Le Grand Meaulnes,” translated by Frank Davison as “The Lost Domain,” has been handsomely repackaged with a ribbon for. From inside the book.

What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. The Boarder. 3: After Four Oclock Alain-Fournier, Frank Davison, Hermione Lee Limited preview - The Lost Domain: Le Grand Meaulnes Alain-Fournier Limited preview - The Lost Domain: Le Grand Meaulnes Alain.

The Lost Estate (Le Grand Meaulnes: the lost domain book (Penguin Classics) Paperback – Decem by Henri Alain-Fournier (Author), Robin Buss (Translator) › Visit Amazon's Robin Buss Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. /5().

Buy The Lost Domain: Le Grand Meaulnes (Centenary Edition) Centenary ed. by Alain-Fournier, Lee, Hermione, Davison, Frank (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(30). A poll of French readers a dozen years ago placed it sixth of all 20th-century books, just behind Proust and Camus.

Or The Lost Domain, Le Grand Meaulnes is. The rest of the book tells of Meaulnes's attempt to understand what has happened to him,-to return to the lost domain,the enchanted castle,to find and win Yvonne(his Daisy) and to make the vision that has changed his life part of others' lives does all this,with results predictably disillusioning and oddly by: 6.

Meaulnes remains disconsolate, but finally reveals the nature of his travels, and the strange days of revelry at his unintended destination--the "lost domain" to which he is desperate to return and doesn't know how to find.

Seurel rightly guesses that Meaulnes met a young woman there, and that he is in love.5/5(1). First published inits story of the lost domain where le grand Meaulnes meets a beautiful girl, and his search to recover his love, has haunted readers ever since.

Now published with a new Introduction by Hermione Lee in its centenary year. Alain-Fournier was the pseudonym of Henri Alban-Fournier, whose only novel, Le Grand Meaulnes (The Lost Domain) was published the year before he was killed in action inat the age of Like the narrator of his novel, Alain-Fournier was the son of a schoolteacher, and a chance meeting with a girl on the banks of the Seine became the rite End date:   Alain-Fournier was the pseudonym of Henri Alban-Fournier, whose only novel, Le Grand Meaulnes (The Lost Domain) was published the year before he was killed in action inat the age of Like the narrator of his novel, Alain-Fournier was the son of a schoolteacher, and a chance meeting with a girl on the banks of the Seine became the rite of passage that inspired his : Alain-Fournier.

Le Grand Meaulnes, of which the title literally means "The Great Meaulnes" (like the "Great Gatsby"), but which in English is also known as "The Lost Domain" and "The Wanderer," is the only work written by the French author Alain-Fournier (Henri Alban Fournier) before he was killed at age 27 in one of the early battles of is a true masterpiece of nostalgia.

The Lost Domain: Le Grand Meaulnes (Centenary Edition) by Alain-Fournier Book. $ $ Title: The Lost Domain: Le Grand Meaulnes Publication: NY: Oxford University Press, Description: Hardcover.

Very good hardback in a very good dustjacket. Very good. Seller ID: Seller Rating: % positive. RCHZNA8LCA \ The Lost Domain/Le Grand Meaulnes: Centenary Edition # Book The Lost Domain/Le Grand Meaulnes: Centenary Edition By Alain-Fournier.

Davison, Frank,Hermione, Introduction by. To download The Lost Domain/Le Grand Meaulnes: Centenary Edition PDF, you should access the button listed below and save. But the dreamlike days in the lost domain are evanescent, and Meaulnes is torn between his love and competing claims of loyalty and friendship.

Alain-Fournier's lyrical novel captures the painful transition from adolescence to adulthood without sentimentality, and. It has been translated into English under various titles, including The Wanderer, The Lost Domain and The Lost Estate, and tells the story of the mysterious Augustin Meaulnes, known to his classmates as “The Great Meaulnes”, and his powerful influence on the novel’s narrator François Seurel.

Le Grand Meaulnes was published in book form in Octobernearly winning the Goncourt Prize. Called up to serve with his former regiment at the outbreak of World War I, Alain-Fournier was killed on Septemin battle near Vaux-les-Palameix, France. Translation of Le grand Meaulnes. Description: ix, pages ; 21 cm: Series Title: Chosen books from abroad.

Other Titles: Grand Meaulnes. Responsibility: translated from the. The rest of the book tells of Meaulnes's attempt to understand what has happened to him,-to return to the lost domain,the enchanted castle,to find and win Yvonne(his Daisy) and to make the vision that has changed his life part of others' lives does all this,with results predictably disillusioning and oddly re-enchanting/5.The Lost Estate is Robin Buss's translation of Henri Alain-Fournier's poignant study of lost love, Le Grand Meaulnes.

'I read it for the first time when I was seventeen and loved every page. I find its depiction of a golden time and place just as poignant now as I did then' Nick Hornby.Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Alain-Fournier, Lost domain. London, Oxford University Press, (OCoLC)