These Exquisitely Crafted Tales Have Provided Inspiration To A Wide Range Of Artists, From Debussy, Gide, And Colette, To The Directors Of Classic Film Noir Originally Banned In The United States, This First English Translation From The Original French Editions Recaptures The Passionate Writing That Propelled Louys To The Forefront Of Fin De Siecle Literature
Born in Belgium, in 1870, but moved to France where he would spend the rest of his life He was a friend of authors Andr Gide and Oscar Wilde, and of composer Claude Debussy.
- 320 pages
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- Pierre Louÿs
- 06 March 2017 Pierre Louÿs