Book #58525

The War Diaries of Jean-Paul Sartre, November 1939- March1940 - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

Jean-Paul and Sartre, Quintin Hoare

Binding: Cloth spine
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First US Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Pantheon Books, 1984.
ISBN: 0394538137

Price: $50.00

An unblemished first Printing of the First American Editoin in Fine condition in an equally Fine dust-jacket.

This book tells the story of Jean-Paul Sartre during World War II. Sartre is a French philosopher and writer who was drafted into the French Army in 1939. He spends the first two years of the war in France writing and teaching. In 1940, he is sent to the front in northern France. He spends the next two years in the army, writing and living in a trench. In 1943, he is injured and discharged from the army.; 8vo; 366 pages.