La M re et l enfant Le P re Perdrix None

  • Title: La Mère et l'enfant - Le Père Perdrix
  • Author: Charles-Louis Philippe Bruno Vercier
  • ISBN: 9782070375097
  • Page: 116
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback
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      Published :2018-09-06T05:34:12+00:00

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    1. The 2 novellas in the collection being quite different, it's hard to give an overall rating. Stylistically, "Le Père Perdrix" is much stronger. At times, his prose reminded me of Giono's. Perdrix is a blacksmith who has to stop working because of his failing eyesight. He and his wife quickly descend into poverty. Local authorities provide some welfare but discontinue it after Perdrix gives a huge banquet to his children, who help him out far less than they should. While his wife does all she ca [...]

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