Julien Green





Julien Green

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born
in Paris, France
September 06, 1900

died
August 13, 1998

gender
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Julien Green was an American writer, who authored several novels, including Léviathan and Each in His Own Darkness. He wrote primarily in French.


Average rating: 3.68 · 789 ratings · 69 reviews · 80 distinct works · Similar authors
Leviathan
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 150 ratings — published 1929 — 18 editions
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God's Fool: The Life of Fra...
4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 85 ratings7 editions
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Adrienne Mesurat
3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 55 ratings — published 1927 — 10 editions
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Paris
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3.51 of 5 stars 3.51 avg rating — 121 ratings — published 1983 — 11 editions
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Moïra
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3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 57 ratings — published 1950 — 11 editions
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Each Man in His Darkness
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3.85 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 27 ratings — published 1960 — 5 editions
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Minuit
3.39 of 5 stars 3.39 avg rating — 28 ratings — published 1936 — 4 editions
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The Other Sleep
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3.54 of 5 stars 3.54 avg rating — 28 ratings — published 1931 — 8 editions
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The Stars Of The South
3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 17 ratings5 editions
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Si J' étais vous
3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1977 — 2 editions
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More books by Julien Green…
“Faith means walking on the waters.”
Julien Green, Journal

“But nowadays my heart is empty and the boxwood has lost its magic scent; yes, absolutely and entirely. The creature that I was no longer exists. When I speak to her she does not understand me; I think of her, already, as of some one I have known but who no longer has any connection with myself.

This sort of death of part of oneself strikes terror into my heart.
Life presents itself to me as a progressive series of annihilations, until in time one arrives at the general destruction of all memory and the barren slumber of one's conscience.”
Julien Green, Le Visionnaire
tags: life, love

“In growing older, we become our parents.”
Julien Green

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