Simone de Beauvoir: A Biography (Vintage Lives)

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9780099800606: Simone de Beauvoir: A Biography (Vintage Lives)

During the last six years of her life, the philosopher, feminist, novelist and author of the landmark work, "The Second Sex", gave Deirdre Bair her unqualified co-operation and time. In interviews, she provided new insights and material that are central to understanding her life and work.

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‘Bair’s extensive interview with the old Beauvoir capture perfectly the honesty and integrity of this formidable moralist’ -- Edmund White, Book World

‘Simone de Beauvoir already established as a work of reference, leaves future biographers nowhere to go’ -- Times Literary Supplement

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‘This is the most detailed life we have of the woman who freed herself from her narrow upbringing to become a writer, feminist and companion of Sartre’ Guardian

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Bair, Deirdre
Published by Vintage (1991)
ISBN 10: 0099800608 ISBN 13: 9780099800606
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