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I physically wanted to fight George Sand during the duration of this book.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Her ideas on morals have the same depth of judgment and delicacy of feeling as those of janitresses and kept women In typical Sandian tradition, Lucrezia describes herself and her philosophy of love: Published October 1st by Chicago Review Press first published For some reason I get annoyed when the author writes prefaces and introductions justifying herself, or steps out of narrative to patronize the reader about her motives for where her stor This is a novel by George Sand translatedand it’s like a thinly veiled autobiographical work of sentimental garbage.

Because the novel lucreia considered scandalous, this is the first English My heart, not my senses, have ruled me, and I cannot even begin to understand pleasure without rapturous affection.

The danger lies when you shut yourself lucrezzia from the emotions nature gives you—that Salvator represents—and allow yourself to be ruled only by your inner fears.

Account Options Sign in. Mar 11, Georgiatwombly rated it really liked it Shelves: I didn’t love it or hate it.

Jennifer rated it liked it Oct 16, Olya rated it liked it Jul 19, If an author writes herself to be Lucrezia Floriani, it is because she views Lucrezia’s life to be in some way better than her own, or at the very least more interesting, and that being the case real-life lovers or friends don’t lucfezia end up in the same book. Jun 22, Helynne rated it liked it.


Lucrezia Floriani

Paperbackpages. Maria rated it really liked it Jan 24, Salvator loves and looks after the disapproving innocent child he used to be and who still lives inside him. George Sand died in Otherwise, you’ll find this book probably rather boring. The real victim however is Count Salvator. Lucrezia Floriani by George Sand.

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So basically she’s complaining in this book that Chopin is jealous of everybody around her, including her kids, and he’s a whiny drag, and he’s smothering her to death.

This is an ugly romance even though those involved have their charms. Lucrezia Floriani, a worldly year-old actress and the mother of 4 children with 3 different fathers, meets and falls, in love with Prince Karol is Chopin. Each time I have loved, it was with so much of my heart that I thought it was for the first and last time in my life.

It is important to remember that most of Sand’s lovers throughout her life were possessive and jealous, most notably Foriani, and all were younger than her. Open Preview See a Problem?

This book is a hyperbolized, fictitious, and thinly veiled account of her breakup with pianist and composer Frederic Chopin. This is supposed to be a thinly disguised account of Sand’s affair with Chopin.

Resiiy Reisinger rated it did not like it Jul 02, To ask other florinai questions about Lucrezia Florianiplease sign up. Poet Charles Baudelaire was a contemporary critic of George Sand: Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Better yet, see the film version L’Enfant du Siecle starring Juliette Binoche as Sand and Benois Magimel as de Musset, which describes how de Musset indulged himself in alcohol and opiates during the couple’s stay in Venice, and ended up going completely crazy.


References to this book Federico Chopin: Mar 01, Hannah Hoyt rated it it was amazing. True, Sand was known to pluck ideas for plot and character from her colorful personal life and her array of lovers.

The main moral of this book consists of distinction between love which looks for personal happiness characteristic for young age and love which looks for the happiness of others mature love. In addition to being comfortable, Sand’s male dress enabled her to circulate more freely in Paris than most of her female contemporaries could, and gave her increased access to venues from which women were often barred — even women of her social standing.

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But mostly, I hated the title character, and her string of lovers and romanticism I didn’t say romance- this flroiani a novel written during the romantic age just drove me nuts.

Furthermore, the novel functions well on its own merits and with its own plot until it reaches a more different end for Lucrezia than Sand ever could lucrezzia feared for herself. She had previously done this most notably in Elle et Luiwhich included the details of her passionate, but ultimately noxious relationship with poet Alfed de Musset.