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Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter
Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter | Simone de Beauvoir
A superb autobiography by one of the great literary figures of the twentieth century, Simone de Beauvoir's Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter offers an intimate picture of growing up in a bourgeois French family, rebelling as an adolescent against the conventional expectations of her class, and striking out on her own with an intellectual and existential ambition exceedingly rare in a young woman in the 1920s.She vividly evokes her friendships, love interests, mentors, and the early days of the most important relationship of her life, with fellow student Jean-Paul Sartre, against the backdrop of a turbulent political time.
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Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter | Simone de Beauvoir
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#layallyourloveonme I read this book years and years ago and enjoyed it. de Beauvoir‘s memoir chronicles her childhood and coming of age and even the beginning of her relationship with Jean Paul Sartre. Quite the odd couple, they were together for decades but never married or lived together. I‘ve seen their relationship called a “soul marriage”. ❤️❤️ #abbainaugust

batsy I want to read this! ❤️ 1y
Cinfhen They look mean and creepy... that photo seems sinister ~ don‘t U agree @Meredith3 ??? (edited) 1y
Cathythoughts I‘m a fan of both ... but @cinfhen the pic is a bit creepy 1y
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Reviewsbylola 🤣🤣🤣🤣 @Cinfhen @cathythoughts I‘m sure I would be way to intimidated to ever talk to them. If they were alive lol. (edited) 1y
Meredith3 @Cinfhen agreed! 🖤😸💀 1y
Cinfhen Thanks for backing me @Cathythoughts I‘m pretty good at reading people...I think I‘m unto something @Reviewsbylola @meredith3😁😂 1y
emilyhaldi @Cinfhen I really appreciate that @Meredith3 is your go-to judge of the “creep factor” 😂 that‘s perfect 👍🏻 1y
Cinfhen Hahahahaha @emilyhaldi 1y
Meredith3 @emilyhaldi @Cinfhen I know a thing or two about what it takes to be creepy 😺😸😹 1y
Mdargusch 😂😂😂 1y
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Memorie di una ragazza perbene | Simone de Beauvoir
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Mentre cerco di capire come funziona questa app (sono ben accetti suggerimenti), vi mostro il mio amore sconfinato per Einaudi :)

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Fresh from the bookstore! I went to browse and I couldn't resist to the cover. What is wrong if I have three editions of Anna Karenina?

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HiddenGemBooks Not a shame in the world! I have countless editions of Poe's work ❤️ 3y
tricours That's a fabulous cover! 3y
mhillis Beautiful! 3y
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Decayy I saw the left cover of Lady Chatterley's Lover. I was thinking of getting either that one or few mangas. I left the store with neither. 3y
danimgill I have that cover of Persuasion, it's so nice! The quotes they chose for Anna Karenina's are lovely 3y
Joybishoptx There is nothing wrong with three editions of Anna K. And don't let anyone tell you any different! 3y
TheLondonBookworm I'm a sucker for fancy editions ☺☺ 3y
sprainedbrain Nothing at all wrong with that! 3y
Moray_Reads Love the one on the left, very unusual 3y
RealLifeReading Nothing wrong at all! 3y
[DELETED] 3323341091 so pretty! 3y
Simona @Decayy That's what I call strength of will! I don't have it, at least not in the bookstore... 3y
Simona @TheLondonBookworm I'm shameless cover buyer😊 3y
Simona @tricours @mhillis @danimgill @Moray_Reads @fern Yes, cover is very beautiful due to the selected quotations on the cover. 3y
charl08 Beautiful cover! I do this with 3y
Gissy Gorgeous! Anna Karenina deserve to have more than one edition and that one definitely you needed to have it! We are supportive with your cause 😊👍 3y
Simona @Gissy Thanks for your support 😉 3y
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