Julien Green


Born
in Paris, France
September 06, 1900

Died
August 13, 1998

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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.

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Leviathan

3.68 avg rating — 269 ratings — published 1929 — 24 editions
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Adrienne Mesurat

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Moïra

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Minuit

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Each Man in His Darkness

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The Other Sleep

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The Stars Of The South

3.61 avg rating — 31 ratings — published 1989 — 9 editions
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Si J' étais vous

3.54 avg rating — 35 ratings — published 1949 — 7 editions
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More books by Julien Green…
“I am probably exaggerating a little, but I owe my equilibrium to ink and paper.”
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

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