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作者 Yalom, Marilyn, author
書名 How the French invented love : nine hundred years of passion and romance / Marilyn Yalom
出版項 New York, NY : Harper Perennial Publishers, [2012]
國際標準書號 9780062048318
book jacket
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 人文社會聯圖  HQ18.F8 Y35 2012    在架上    30610020523023
說明 xii, 400 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
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附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-390) and index
Abélard and Héloïse, patron saints of French lovers -- Courtly love : how the French invented romance -- Gallant love : La Princesse de Clèves -- Comic love, tragic love : Molière and Racine -- Seduction and sentiment : Prévost, Crébillon fils, Rousseau, and Laclos -- Love letters : Julie de Lespinasse -- Republican love : Elisabeth Le Bas and Madame Roland -- Yearning for the mother : Constant, Stendahl, and Balzac -- Love among the Romantics : George Sand and Alfred de Musset -- Romantic love deflated : Madame Bovary -- Love in the Gay Nineties : Cyrano de Bergerac -- Love between men : Verlaine, Rimbaud, Wilde, and Gide -- Desire and despair : Proust's neurotic lovers -- Lesbian love : Colette, Gertrude Stein, and Violette Leduc -- Existentialists in love : Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul Sartre -- The dominion of desire : Marguerite Duras -- Love in the twenty-first century
Acclaimed scholar Marilyn Yalom distills the central tenets of the Gallic gospel of love from her reading of the great French literary works, as well as from the people she has known and her own memories of France, examining almost a thousand years of divine culture in search of the intimate moments that reveal how the particularly French concept of l'amour has endured and evolved
主題 Man-woman relationships -- France -- History
Love -- France -- History
Sex customs -- France -- History
France -- Moral conditions -- History
France -- Social life and customs
National characteristics, French
French literature -- History and criticism
Love in literature
Sex in literature
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