Papers of Julien Green [manuscript], 1941-1944.


Green, Julien, 1900-1998. Papers of Julien Green [manuscript], 1941-1944.

Papers of Julien Green [manuscript], 1941-1944.

Letters of Julien Green and Anne Green to André David were written while the Greens were staying in Baltimore during World War II. They discuss mutual acquaintances, particularly Charles Boyer, a visit to Mills College, and David's attempts to find an American publisher for his latest book. Green refers to the progress of the war mentioning his work for the government, two men who were German prisoners and the liberation of Paris. He also mentions his difficulty translating Péguy, and quotes Baudelaire. Anne Green discusses her charitable war work, the situation in France and hopes for the future.

15 Items.

Related Entities

There are 12 Entities related to this resource.

Mills College (corporateBody)

Baudelaire, Charles, 1821-1867 (person)

Charles Baudelaire is widely regarded as one of the best French poets of the 19th century; he also wrote art criticism and translated the tales of Edgar Allan Poe. From the description of Charles Baudelaire letters, 1859-1863. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 40526418 French poet and art critic. From the description of Letter : to Paul Chenavard, Paris. 1863 Nov. 25. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 81339728 ...

Green, Julien, 1900-1998 (person)

American writer in France. From the description of Papers of Julien Green [manuscript], 1985. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647807967 American born French writer. From the description of Le visionnaire : galley proof, 1933. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 32136216 From the description of Papers of Julien Green [manuscript], 1976, 1988. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647827182 From the description of P...

La Tour du Pin, Patrice de, 1911-1975 (person)

Schriffen, Jacques. (person)

Saint-Jean, Robert de (person)

Péguy, Charles, 1873-1914. Religious poetry. (person)

Perigord, Paul Hélie, 1882- (person)

David, Andrew (person)

Boyer, Charles, 1899-1978 (person)

Boyer was born Aug. 28, 1899 in Figeac, France; studied philosophy at the Sorbonne and drama at the Paris Conservatory; after his stage and film debuts in 1920, he became a matinee idol on stage; moved between Hollywood, France, and Germany from 1929-1934, and permanently moved to Los Angeles in 1934; developed career as a great lover and lead actor in films produced in France and Hollywood; married English actress Pat Paterson; active during WWII in cementing Franco-American relations and headi...

Green, Anne-Marie (person)

Coindreau, Maurice-Edgar (person)

Maurice Edgar Coindreau was a French author and translator, best known for his translations of key American novels into French. Born in La Roche-sur-Yon, France, he taught in Madrid before taking a position at Princeton, where he taught from 1922-1961. He translated both English and Spanish works into French, but is best known for his translations of major American authors, such as Ernest Hemingway, William Faulkner, and John Steinbeck, among many others. His translations helped popularize Ameri...