Item description for The Confession of a Child of the Century by Alfred de Musset...
The Confession of a Child of The Century (1836) by Alfred de Musset is the story of Octave, a young man of means, "taken with the malady of the age" -- a profound disillusionment with the world and humanity -- after his mistress betrays his trust.
The single incident of infidelity serves as a catalyst that shapes the cynical mindest, following him for the greater part of his life, and imbuing with tragedy his subsequent relationships.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9" Width: 6" Height: 0.56" Weight: 0.82 lbs.
Release Date Sep 28, 2007
Publisher Norilana Books
ISBN 1934648175 ISBN13 9781934648179
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More About Alfred de Musset
Alfred de Musset (1810 1857) was a poet, novelist, and dramatist and, from 1833 to 1835, the lover of the novelist George Sand. David Coward is a professor emeritus of French at the University of Leeds. Winner of the Scott-Moncrieff Translation Prize, he has also translated Moliere for Penguin Classics."