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Sarraute, Nathalie

Works: 747 works in 2,819 publications in 18 languages and 42,423 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  History  Biography  Psychological fiction  Biographies  Case studies  Autobiographies  Novels  Short stories 
Subject Headings: Authors, French 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Narrator, Other, Dedicatee, Author of introduction, Composer, Performer, Director
Classifications: PQ2637.A783, 843.914
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Le planétarium, roman by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

201 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The many narratives of The Planetarium, told from various points of view, revolve around a seemingly simple conceit: a young man has his heart and ambition set on his aunt's large apartment. But, as in Sarraute's other books, this plot forms only the surface of what is really happening. Instead, Sarraute focuses on the emotional lives and internal thoughts of her characters in a way that goes beyond what Virginia Woolf did years before. The spite the young man feels toward his mother-in-law for offering him and his wife cheap chairs for their apartment; the terror inspired during a confrontation between the same young man and his aunt; and the need for approval he feels when he's around his Gertrude Stein-like literary icon are some of the many internal conflicts that move the narrative forward through the minds of the conflicted and clashing characters. Always deeply engaging, The Planetarium uses a simple plot to reveal the disparity between the way we see ourselves and the way others see us."--Publisher's website
Les fruits d'or : [roman] by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

128 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in 9 languages and held by 1,833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of French literati fall to tearing apart or defending a newly published novel. A satire told in a stream-of-consciousness manner
Tropismes by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

135 editions published between 1938 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 1,752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vignettes of "minutely observed persons and things, with the human psychology implied so insistently that they reverberate."
Portrait d'un inconnu, roman by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

130 editions published between 1948 and 2005 in 7 languages and held by 1,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this major work of avant-garde literature, first published by Braziller in 1958, Nathalie Sarraute probes deeply into the nature of human relationships through her depiction of an elderly father and his spinster daughter. In his preface to Portrait of a Man Unknown, Jean-Paul Sartre applauded Sarraute for writing an "anti-novel," one that resists the traditional premises of plot and character. The narrator, a neurotic neighbor obsessed with the pair, shows the persistence of a sleuth, taking every opportunity to snoop and eavesdrop. He follows the couple's every step, awaiting the final explosion: the ultimate confrontation between the two characters over money necessary for the daughter's medical needs.
Martereau : roman by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

135 editions published between 1953 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 1,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martereau is narrated by a tubercular young man driven by a compulsion to discover what lies behind fads, especially in relation to the adults and the family around him. He's particularly interested in Martereau, his uncle's devoted friend and business associate. All in all, Martereau seems like a trustworthy, benign, self-sufficient man, but under the narrator's intense scrutiny--and Martereau's suspect behavior concerning a shady real-estate deal--his motives seem much more complex and seedy. In a subtle, skillful way, Nathalie Sarraute explores the difference between those who are wealthy and those who pretend to be so, and the manipulative way in which some people get ahead in the world
Do you hear them? : a novel by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

55 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The setting of Nathalie Sarraute's Do You Hear Them? is a dinner conversation between a father and his old friend about a recently acquired pre-Columbian statue. As they discuss the merits of the piece and art in general, the father hears his children upstairs, giggling. This mirth is barbaric and devastating to the father, for in their laughter he hears them mocking his "old fashioned" viewpoint and the energy he wastes on collecting lifeless objects. In his mind, they have no respect for what has been of greatest importance to him in his life."--Jacket
Entre la vie et la mort by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

77 editions published between 1968 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kaleidoskopisk roman om en forfatters arbejde og de ydre påvirkninger, der er med til at præge arbejdets resultat
"Fools say" : a novel by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

49 editions published between 1976 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'usage de la parole by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

49 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transparence, économie, poésie. Dans ce neuvième ouvrage "romanesque" (selon Bianciotti), l'auteure sonde quelques stéréotypes sociaux véhiculés par la parole: "Mon petit"; "ne me parlez pas de ça"; "ton père"; "ta soeur"; etc. Elle décrit la naissance de l'amour entre deux êtres, à la simple vibration du mot "amour", prononcé, libéré, pour la première fois, p. 65-83. Fidèle à sa fascination pour les tropismes, Nathalie Sarraute propose ici, comme l'écrit Bianciotti, "ses visions au ralenti, ses décryptages aventureux, ses mises en scène de drames microscopiques où elle est passée maître."
You don't love yourself : a novel by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

32 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Braziller is delighted to have been publishing all of Sarraute's work in America since 1958
Here : a novel by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

24 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of sketches on French salon life. One chronicles a room's reaction to a man with the nobiliary particle de in his name--from fawning to hate
The age of suspicion; essays on the novel by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

9 editions published between 1963 and 1990 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'ère du soupçon; essais sur le roman by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

35 editions published between 1956 and 2004 in French and Spanish and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Œuvres complètes by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

25 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romans, pièces radiophoniques, et essais critiques d'un écrivain dont on pourrait dire qu'elle peint l'humanité avant qu'elle ne se diversifie et ne se constitue en hommes
Théâtre by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

17 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personnages: 2 femmes, 2 hommes
Childhood by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

106 editions published between 1983 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Récit autobiographique de l'auteure. Le texte est suivi d'un dossier construit autour de six points : mouvement littéraire, contexte, création, problématique, sujets de réflexion, chronologie et biographie de l'auteur
Ouvrez by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

22 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in French and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire de mots et d'expressions qui se télescopent, porteurs des plus infimes mouvements psychiques
Pour un oui ou pour un non : pièce by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

15 editions published between 1960 and 1996 in French and Undetermined and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Théâtre avec quatre personnages: une femme, trois hommes
L'ère du soupçon : essais sur le roman by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

33 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in French and English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Valéry et l'enfant d'éléphant ; Flaubert le précurseur by Nathalie Sarraute( Book )

13 editions published in 1986 in French and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.45 (from 0.04 for The French ... to 0.75 for Œuvres com ...)

You don't love yourself : a novel
Les fruits d'or : [roman]TropismesPortrait d'un inconnu, romanMartereau : romanDo you hear them? : a novelL'usage de la paroleYou don't love yourself : a novelHere : a novel
Alternative Names
Cherniak, Nathalie

Nathalie Sarraute écrivain franco-russe

Nathalie Sarraute escriptora

Nathalie Sarraute escritora

Nathalie Sarraute Frans schrijfster

Nathalie Sarraute Frans schrijfster (1900-1999)

Nathalie Sarraute fransk författare

Nathalie Sarraute French lawyer and writer

Nathalie Sarraute russisch-französische Schriftstellerin

Nathalie Sarraute scrittrice francese

Nathalie Sarrautová

Nathalie Sarrautová francouzská spisovatelka ruského původu

Saroṭ, Naṭali

Sarot, Natalie

Sarote, Natalija 1900-1999

Sarotò, Natòali, 1900-1999

Sarraute N.

Sarraute Nathalie

Sarret, N. 1900-1999

Sarrot N.

Sarrot, N., 1900-1999

Sarrot Natali

Sarrot, Natali 1900-1999

Sarrot, Natali 1902-1999

Sarrot, Natalia

Tcherniak, Natalie

Tcherniak, Nathalie.

Tcherniak, Nathalie 1900-1999

Tcherniak Nathalie Ilyanova

Tcherniak Sarraute, Nathalie

Tscherniak, Nathalie 1900-1999

Натали Сарот

Натали Саррот

Наталі Сарот

Наталі Саррот

Саррот Натали

Саррот, Натали 1900-1999

Черняк Натали

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נטלי סארוט

נטלי סארוט סופרת צרפתייה

סארוט, נאטאלי

סארוט, נאטאלי, 1902-1999

סארוט, נטלי

סארוט, נטלי, 1902-1999

ناتالي ساروت، 1900-1999

ناتالي ساروتى

ناتالي ساروتي

ناتالی ساروت

ناتالی ساروت نویسنده فرانسوی

ناتالی سارۆت

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나탈리 사로트

사로뜨, 나딸리 1900-1999

사로트, 나탈리 1900-1999

싸로트, 나탈리 1900-1999

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