“It’s the women who upset the applecart. Between themselves they talk only about the practicalities of life,” declares Duras in this collection of her transcribed conversations with friend Jerome Beaujour. Some of her free-ranging meditations are short and deceptively simple, while many are autobiographical and reveal her most intimate thoughts about motherhood, her struggle with alcohol, her love for a young man, and more.
Date Published: 1990
Book Condition: Good hardcover in a good dust jacket showing some edge wear. There is foxing to the front endpapers and also pages up to the half title page, with some marks to the top edge and a remainder mark on the tail. The main text is clean, tight and unmarked