The Prime of Life: The Autobiography of Simone de Beauvoir 1929-1944
The author recalls her life in Paris in the formative years of 1929 to 1944, telling of her relationship with Jean-Paul Sartre and of Parisian intellectual life of the 1930s and 1940s.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - baswood - www.librarything.com
Why do authors commit themselves to writing an autobiography. Is is to tell the story of an interesting life? perhaps to put the record straight? to reveal the inner workings of the mind or to supply ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mahallett - LibraryThing
i liked this less than #! but it was still very interesting. she certainly doesn't talk much about her sex life which seems to have been very free. she writes about her travels--walking, biking ... Read full review