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The confession of a child of the century
The confession of a child of the century
Musset, Alfred de, 1810-18572012
Articles
The Napoleonic Wars are over. Octave, a young Parisian, loves his mistress Elise, until he witnesses her being unfaithful. In despair, he descends into decadence and libertinism. However, the death of his father takes Octave to the countryside where he falls in love with Brigitte, a young widow who spends most of her days caring for others.
Main title:
Imprint:
London : Penguin Classics, 2012.
Collation:
192 p. ; 20 cm.
Notes:
Translated from the French.
ISBN:
9780141391847 (pbk)
Dewey class:
843.7CLA
Language:
English
BRN:
394240
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