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Justin rated boyrlinguer it was amazing Mar 25, Cendrars eschews biographical detail and morphs fact and fiction into an elaborate hoax that is both cenerars and illusory – the reader is press-ganged and taken along for the ride. Order by newest oldest recommendations. Refresh and try again. Book ratings by Goodreads. Blaise Cendrars – or the “son of Homer” as John Dos Passos called him – is himself a strange kind of fiction: Getty Reading Blaise Cendrars is like stepping into another universe.

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Voyage au bout de la nuit Louis-Ferdinand Celine. Camy rated it cenndrars was amazing Aug 31, Blaise Cendrars is a bastardisation of “braise” embers and “cendres” ashes with “ars” art thrown in for good measure.


He was a bee-keeper, a film maker, a chef, a picture-house pianist, a watchmaker, and a traveller with drunken gypsies. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Terre des hommes Antoine de Saint-Exupery. Cyr rated it really liked it Aug 24, But it is his mockery of biographical detail and the very notion of literature that fascinates me the most.

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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Mass Market Paperbackpages. Guillaume Apollinaire, Modigliani, Marc Chagall and many more. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The Astonished Man blew me away when I first read it. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. I get goose pimples thinking about how I felt when I first read it in French when Bloodorange rated it really liked it Apr 06, Blaise Cendrars dances on the ashes of outmoded literary styles to create his own pioneering art.


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Who needs to be bogged down with biographical fact when such writers hold the keys to our imagination? La promesse de l’aube Romain Gary. La chute Albert Camus.


If, like me, you’re not a fan of autobiography, then Blaise Cendrars is the memoirist boyrlinguer you. His fiction is unlike anything else I’ve ever read. Le petit Nicolas Rene Goscinny. For me, the best memoirists are those who know that all biography is fiction.