The Lost Estate (Le Grand Meaulnes)
Publish date: December 18th 2007
Publisher: Penguin Classics
Pages no: 260
Edition language: English
In Robert Gibson's biography of author Alain-Fournier, "The End of Youth", he tells us that in 1905 18 year old Alain-Fournier was leaving an art exhibition at the Grand Palais in Paris when he saw a young woman walking with an older lady. Smitten by the young woman, he followed the pair to a Left ...