delights of growing old

by Maurice Goudeket

Publisher: Joseph in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 175 Downloads: 518
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Edition Notes

Originally published as La douceur de vieiller. Paris, Flammarion, 1965.

Statementtranslated from the French by Patrick O"Brian.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ2613.O755 Z513 1967
The Physical Object
Pagination175 p.
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5575133M
LC Control Number67086084

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Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Goudeket can write about old age with a more sanguine appreciation than most; he is a living testimony to youthfulness since at 65, after the death of Colette, he married a much younger woman and had a small son.

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