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Francois Mauriac Photo Signed Autograph Writer

Mauriac, Francois Photo Signed Autograph Writer
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Mauriac, Francois Photo Signed Autograph Writer
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Mauriac, Francois Photo Signed Autograph WriterMauriac, Francois Photo Signed Autograph Writer
This item is a 10" X 13",black and white lithograph photo of French writer Francois Mauriac. The lithograph has been mounted on a 10" X 13" piece of photography paper.Mauriac, François 1885–1970, French writer. Mauriac achieved success in 1922 and 1923 with Le Baiser au lépreux and Genitrix (tr. of both in The Family, 1930). Generally set in or near his native Bordeaux, his novels are imbued with his profound, though nonconformist, Roman Catholicism. His characters exist in a tortured universe; nature is evil and man eternally prone to sin. His major novels are The Desert of Love (1925, tr. 1929), Thérèse (1927, tr. 1928), and Vipers' Tangle (1932, tr. 1933). Other works include The Frontenacs (1933, tr. 1961) and Woman of the Pharisees (1941, tr. 1946); a life of Racine (1928) and of Jesus (1936, tr. 1937); and plays, notably Asmodée (1938, tr. 1939). Also a distinguished essayist, Mauriac became a columnist for Figaro after World War II. Collections of his articles and essays include Journal, 1932–39 (1947, partial tr. Second Thoughts, 1961), Proust's Way (1949, tr. 1950), and Cain, Where Is Your Brother? (tr. 1962). Mauriac received the 1952 Nobel Prize in Literature.The lithograph photo has been autographed on the front by Francois Mauriac with a fountain pen in black.......BOTH PHOTO AND AUTOGRAPH ARE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION..................