The Frontenacs by Francois MauriacThe Frontenacs by Francois Mauriac

The Frontenacs

byFrancois MauriacTranslated byGerard Hopkins

Paperback | December 1, 1961

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In one of Mauriac's lesser known novels, he introduces the reader to The Frontenacs, small landed gentry of the Bordeaux region on France. This story explores the special, even sacramental, character of the family bond.

Francois Mauriac started as a poet, publishing his first volume of verse in 1909. It is as a novelist, however, that he is most well known. Most of Mauriac's novels are set in his birthplace, Bordeaux. They reflect his classical culture and his meditation on the gospels and the Catholic contemplative writers. He is a moralist, presenti...
Title:The FrontenacsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:8.54 × 5.54 × 0.48 inPublished:December 1, 1961Publisher:Farrar Straus Giroux

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0374526443

ISBN - 13:9780374526443