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Saint-Exupéry in America, 1942-1943

a memoir.

by AdeМЂle Breaux

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Published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press in Rutherford [N.J.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Saint Exupéry, Antoine de, 1900-1944

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ2637.A274 Z63
    The Physical Object
    Pagination166 p.
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5697122M
    ISBN 100838676103
    LC Control Number70099322
    OCLC/WorldCa164146


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More than a half century later, this fable of love and loneliness has lost none of its power. The narrator is a downed pilot in the Sahara Desert, /5(K).

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He joined the French Air Force at the start of the war, flying reconnaissance missions until France's armistice with Germany in After being demobilised from the French Air Force, he travelled to the United States to help persuade its government to Born: Antoine Marie Jean-Baptiste Roger de.

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Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, in full Antoine-Marie-Roger de Saint-Exupéry, (born JLyon, France—died Jnear Marseille), French aviator and writer whose works are the unique testimony of a pilot and a warrior who looked at adventure and danger with a poet’s eyes. His fable Le Petit Prince (The Little Prince) has.

Antoine de Saint-Exup ry. [] and his wife Consuelo [] Perfection is finally attained not when there is no longer anything to add, but when there is no longer anything to take away. teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.

Another work on the pilot's life, Terre des hommes (, translated as Wind, Sand and Stars) won France's Grand Prix du Roman and the U.S.'s National Book Award. After France was occupied by Germany in World War II, Saint-Exupéry joined the army and made daring flights for which he was awarded the Croix de Guerre.

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Hardcover. First edition. Fine in a very near fine dustwrapper with a single short tear. Very uncommon account by a young English teacher who tutored Saint-Exupéry at the time he was in America working on *The Little Price*.

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Stirling Castle before the ship. Antoine-Marie Roger, viconte de Saint-Exupéry (n iunieLyon – d. 31 iuliedeasupra Mării Mediterane) a fost un poet, jurnalist, aristocrat, romancier și eseist francez, aviator căzut pe frontul antifascist.

S-a făcut cunoscut unui cerc larg de cititori în special datorită povestirii „Le Petit Prince“ („Micul Prinț“, ), una din cele mai răspândite cărți Cetățenie: Franța. Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (–). Sketch of a dog, perhaps his boxer, Hannibal.

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Saint-Exupéry in America, A Memoir. Fairleigh Dickinson University Press. A hardcover copy of The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery. The book was translated from the original French by Katherine Woods.

It was published in by Harcourt, Brace & World in New York. It is bound in tan cloth-covered boards and includes its original dust jackets. One of the world's most beloved books is The Little Prince by Antoine Saint-Exupery. Published inalmost two million copies are sold every year, in about languages.

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ISBN: J'étais son professeur d'anglais. Antoine de saint Exupery was born on 29th June, in Marseille, France. His father died in due to a stroke, thus his mother moved with her children to Le Mans in He spent his childhood years at the castle of Saint-Maurice-de-Rémens, surrounded by.

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry () Pilot and Author His friends called him Saint-Ex. In reality, he was named Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.

He is one of the greatest French writers. He is also one of the pioneers of aviation. Here is his story. Antoine de Saint-Exupéry was born in Lyon in At an early age, he dreamt of adventure. Antoine de Saint-Exupery. Personal. Born Jin Lyon, France; shot down during reconnaissance flight over southern France and reported missing in action, J ; son of Jean (some sources say Cesar) and Marie Boyer (de Fonscolombe) de Saint-Exupery; married Consuelo Gomez Carillo,   A fascinating account of the life of one of the century's great eccentrics - the brilliant Antoine de Saint-Exupery.

Born in of impoverished aristocracy, he swiftly developed a mania for aviation, despite his chaotic mind and total technological incompetence.

He flew reconnaissance missions in the War and wrote some strange and wonderful books, including 4/5(1). The Little Prince [Le Petit Prince], is a novella and the most famous work of the French aristocrat, writer, poet and pioneering aviator Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (–).

The novella is both the most-read and most-translated book in the French language, and was voted the best book of the 20th century in France.

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Although Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (J –J ) only wrote one children’s book in his lifetime, it is among the most beloved of all time, one of those rare gems with most timeless philosophy for what few realize is that Saint-Exupéry, a commercial pilot who never mastered English and penned his masterwork in French, wrote The Little Prince (public library.

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A Man Called Ove ()Author: Snigdha Kulkarni. Antoine de Saint Exupéry, before he too perish, succeeded in imprinting the feelings and effort of these pioneers using the aircraft as his inspiring instrument. He has known the world in his plane in as much the same way as a farmer knows the land that resists his daily effort in taming it.

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Now, the Massachusetts native is out with a history of a subject closer to home: the Salem witch trials. Nicholas Lezard’s paperback of the week: Saint-Exupéry’s second novel recreates the spectacle and immense solitude of flying over the Andes, taking the reader to another world.