M. Boyars, 1983 - 158 páginas
Told in a series of first-person accounts, L"'Abbe C" is a startling narrative about the intense and terrifying relationship between twin brothers. Charles is a modern libertine, dedicated to vice and depravity, while Robert is a priest so devout that he is nicknamed L'Abbe'. When the sexually wild Eponine intrudes upon their suffocating relationship, anguish, delirium, and death ensue. Other works by Georges Bataille published by Marion Boyars include "Blue of Noon" and "My Mother Madame Edwarda and the Dead Man.
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So it was the similarity , not the contrast between our characters , that had led us
to express opinions that were incompatible and which were most likely to
disappoint and irritate the other person . We each found the other insufferable
It wasn't a person : it was a thing , ' she said . Then she looked down and shook
her head . ' Actually ... it was something that came from a person . ' ' I'm very tired
right now , Madame Hanusse , and I really don't feel up to guessing at riddles .
If he did what is called evil , it may be that he did so with a passion not dissimilar
to that which motivates a person to do what is good . What seems to be
unspeakable weakness can sometimes be just distaste for the generally
accepted morality ...
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This is the story of twin brothers, Robert, a pius priest, and Charles, a depraved libertine, who despite their character differences remain close. Both are attracted to a "loose" woman, Eponine, with ... Leer comentario completo
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PART TWO The Narrative Written by Charles C
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