The latest addition to my website is Jean Giono’s Regain (Harvest; later: Second Harvest). This is one of the classic 20th century French novels. Regain (Le Livre De Poche) (French Edition) [Jean Giono, Anne-Marie Marina- Mediavilla] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. pages. Regain [Jean Giono] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. On voit que l’auteur aime le sujet glono son roman et le traite avec soin. I had no idea who he was, but I was drawn to them by force.
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Qui aurait cru que j’aimerais un classique? I try not to think about ‘loss’ from reading a translated book, but gionl more I think about translations, the more I understand their artifice, contrarily, the more I believe in their ability to capture the gionk in an author’s voice. Le livre se lit bien. That this deserted village is the seed of civilization and rebirth. Nov 11, Gianluca Micchi rated it liked it. They take what they want. Not to mention the storyline is downright boring and I had to force myself to plod along to the end.
The other novels Giono published during the nineteen-thirties on the whole continued in the same vein, set in Provence, with peasants as protagonists, and displaying a pantheistic view of nature. Aug 25, Pierre IL Vecchio rated it really liked it. Jul 07, Delenn rated it really liked it. Return to Book Page.
Like all of Giono’s early works, it’s a parable set outside of historical time, evoking the deepest mysteries of human nature and ecology, showing how people work together with each other and their natural communities to renew life on earth. It was almost like an Adam and Eve story, except backwards – the couple go from savagery and desolation into peace and fertility.
The tone, and the main character, change completely during the course of the novel from dark and almost menacing to bursting with life and quiet joy. His capacity to write about the sensuous world and the eroticism of the natural through Pan’s presence is amazing.
Il ne s’y passe rien, ou presque et pourtant on aime le rythme, la nature, le verbe. Jean Giono was born to a family of modest means, his father a cobbler of Piedmontese descent  and his mother a laundry woman. This page was last edited on 3 Decemberat Lists with This Book. Thanks for telling us about the problem. When you walked, it was just the opposite: I gave it four stars at first, and then upgraded to five when I opened it at random towards the end and reread a dozen pages.
But when sitting you were comfortable. Time to read this one, I think.
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Jean Giono: Regain (Harvest; later: Second Harvest)
Jun 05, Kalyrohey rated it liked it Shelves: Giono does so many small things right: What a great gionno. Chronique de la renaissance d’un village perdu au milieu de la Regin. I want to run my fingers through the round golden grains of Panturle’s harvest. He thus declined to receive any royalties from this text, and granted free use to anyone who wanted to distribute or translate it.
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He may have intended to show this as what naturally evolves into love and relationship, and ultimately, family. Goodreads helps you regaln track of books you want to read.
Regain Trilogie de Pan 3 by Jean Giono. The wind gathered speed and leapt over them. Nov 20, Lara Sappa regaih it it was amazing.