Marguerite Yourcenar,
the academician with wind in her soles
ISBN: 9782919372034
Publication: Dec. 2, 2010
48 pages
105 × 150 mm
Black and white drawings
FBP: 7.00 €

Marguerite Yourcenar,
the academician with wind in her soles

Tanguy Dohollau, Achmy Halley
The first woman to be elected to the French Academy, Marguerite Yourcenar, who dedicated her life to writing and travel, was also a lover of nature and oriental wisdom.
  • Tanguy Dohollau A bookseller for more than twenty years, Tanguy Dohollau now devotes himself to drawing. He illustrates numerous publications.

  • Achmy Halley A journalist, writer, and great traveller, Achmy Halley is the director of Marguerite Yourcenar Villa, situated in the north of France, at Mont Noir, where the academician spent part of her childhood.

We speak of it!
  • With a great love of freedom, this unusual personality reveals unknown facets here. A very fine approach to the authoress which makes you furiously want to become immersed in her works.

    La revue des livres pour enfants n° 263
  • More than the form, to capture this versatile readership, it is necessary to find the right tone. The bet is won with this title dedicated to the member of the Académie française.

    eulalie.fr
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