This is a link to my 1970 edition of Le Petit Prince, with an English glossary at the end.
used to be de rigeur in French courses up to the 1980s. I believe it’s a bit philosophical and abstract for today’s students. Am I right? I read it in english, French, German.
Tropismes was one of those books I was supposed to have read in graduate school (but didn’t ). Instead read planétarium. However I can’t ever remember acquiring this text… But there it was on my shelf, all yellowed and marked up. It reads like a being from another era, really. Retro- avantgarde… Nothing ages like futuristic writing. I do have a certain affinity for the precursors of the nouveau roman.
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This is the cover of Sempé’s Tout se complique, first published in 1962. Today’s Livre du jour. (soon available on Franceinfo)
Editeur : EDITIONS FOLIO N°213; Édition : EDITIONS FOLIO N°213 (1 janvier 1972)