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Vie secrète (Dernier Royaume #8)

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"La vie secrète est la vie qui se sépare du monde. Je renonçai peu à peu à toutes les activités sociales que je menais. Je cherchais autre chose. La vie qui ne se montre pas, cachée, amoureuse, profonde, non sociale."
Paperback, 486 pages
Published November 1st 1999 by Gallimard Education (first published February 18th 1998)
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Francisco H. González
Intento escribir un libro que me haga pensar al leer. He admirado sin reservas lo que Montaigne, Rousseau, Stendhal o Bataille intentaron. Mezclaban el pensamiento, la vida, la ficción y el saber como si se tratase de un solo cuerpo.
Los cinco dedos de una mano agarran algo
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La primera lectura la considero una mera aproximación, una toma de contacto. El texto, suma de aforismos, microensayos, etimologías, autobiografía y ficción, da cuenta del ser humano, de su nacimiento y muerte, y en medio de e
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Margot
Aug 10, 2010 rated it really liked it
"Vie Secrète" est une bulle d'intimité. Cela semble évident compte tenu du titre. Mais, il s'agit d'une intimité à la manière de Pascal Quignard, c'est-à-dire quelque chose de profondément poétique, humain, tragique (dans le sens d'une fin toute tracée contre laquelle on ne peut rien), et surtout de viscéral. A chaque lecture d'une oeuvre de Quignard, je me sens comme happée dans un univers que l'auteur a pris soin de créer, avec toujours cette immense culture qu'il nous fait partager, cette com ...more
Maurizio Manco
Oct 01, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
"Coloro che amano ardentemente i libri costituiscono, senza saperlo, l’unica società segreta eccezionalmente individualizzata. […]
Le loro scelte non corrispondono a quelle degli editori, cioè del mercato. Né a quelle dei professori, cioè del codice. Né a quelle degli storici, cioè del potere.
Essi non rispettano il gusto degli altri. Preferiscono stabilirsi negli interstizi e nelle pieghe, nella solitudine, negli oblii, nei confini del tempo, nei costumi appassionati, nelle zone d’ombra …" (pp. 1
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May 10, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Ena izmed mojih najljubših. Pravo odkritje.
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Genial and Disturbing...
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Inspiring novel of Quignard, where DESIRE is present...
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Romancier, poète et essayiste, Pascal Quignard est né en 1948. Après des études de philosophie, il entre aux Éditions Gallimard où il occupe les fonctions successives de lecteur, membre du comité de lecture et secrétaire général pour le développement éditorial. Il enseigne ensuite à l’Université de Vincennes et à l’École Pratique des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales. Il a fondé le festival d’opé ...more
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