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The kiss to the leper

François Mauriac

The kiss to the leper

by François Mauriac

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Published by William Heinemann in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

LC copy has translator"s presentation inscription to Judy Throckmorton. From the library of Rouben Mamoulian.

Statementby François Mauriac ; translated from the French by James Whitall
ContributionsWhitall, James, 1888-1954, tr, Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ2625.A93 B313 1923
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 131 p. ;
Number of Pages131
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24867012M
LC Control Number2011658190

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A Kiss for the Leper firmly established future Nobel Prize-winner François Mauriac as one of the twentieth century’s preeminent novelists.

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François Mauriac: Le Baiser au lépreux (A Kiss for the Leper) This was Mauriac’s first successful novel and an interesting one it is. It shows his trademark gloom and doom – all the major characters end up in a far worse situation by the end of the book than they were at the beginning – and his.

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The two principal characters in A Kiss for the Leper (), by the French Catholic novelist Francois Mauriac—the homely Catholic boy, Jean Peloueyre, and the beautiful Catholic girl, Noemi d’Artiailh—are meant for something other than the marriage the village priest urges them to enter.

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Instead of running away, he walked up to the leper, embraced him, and kissed him. In that moment he found that the object of his fear was not a monster, but a man. A Franciscan Approach to Resolving Identity Conflicts: Seeing the Divine in the Other. Why tell this story? Well, last week I wrote a post dealing with identity conflicts.