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Marguerite Yourcenar • 23 Items / 18 Books, 5 Articles
The Dark Brain of Piranesi, and Other Essays (1984)
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    Briefly Noted (5 Reviews)
    General
    1. The Dark Brain of Piranesi, and Other Essays by Marguerite Yourcenar
    2. With Open Eyes by Marguerite Yourcenar
    3. American Ecclesiastes by Richard Batman
    4. Time's Arrows by Richard Morris
    5. Franz Kafka: Pictures of a Life by Klaus Wagenbach
    The New Yorker, February 11, 1985, pp. 126-128
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    Brief Reviews (7 Reviews)
    The Fateful Alliance, by George F. Kennan
    1. The Fateful Alliance by George F. Kennan
    2. Bright Lights, Big City by Jay McInerney
    3. The Dark Brain of Piranesi, and Other Essays by Marguerite Yourcenar
    4. Miss Manners' Guide to Rearing Perfect Children by Judith Martin
    5. Karl Bodmer's America by David C. Hunt, Marsha V. Gallagher, and Karl Bodmer, ...
    6. Digs by Bette Pesetsky
    7. The Sketchbooks of Hiroshige by Sherman E. Lee and Hiroshige Ando
    The Atlantic Monthly, December 1984, pp. 145-150
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    Limpid Pessimist (10 Reviews)
    Alexis, by Marguerite Yourcenar
    1. Alexis by Marguerite Yourcenar
    2. Coup de Grace by Marguerite Yourcenar
    3. A Coin in Nine Hands by Marguerite Yourcenar
    4. Hadrian's Memoirs by Marguerite Yourcenar
    5. With Open Eyes by Marguerite Yourcenar
    6. The Abyss by Marguerite Yourcenar
    7. Oriental Tales by Marguerite Yourcenar
    8. The Dark Brain of Piranesi, and Other Essays by Marguerite Yourcenar
    9. Plays by Marguerite Yourcenar
    10. Fires by Marguerite Yourcenar
    The New York Review of Books, December 5, 1985, pp. 19-24