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Pedigree

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Pedigree is Georges Simenon's longest, most unlikely, and most adventurous novel, the book that is increasingly seen to lie at the heart of his outsize achievement as a chronicler of modern self and society. In the early 1940s, Simenon began work on a memoir of his Belgian childhood. He showed the initial pages to Andr??? Gide, who urged him to turn them into a novel. The result was, Simenon later quipped, a book in which everything is true but nothing is accurate. Spanning the years from the beginning of the century, with ...

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Pedigree
2010, New York Review of Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781590173510

Trade paperback

Pedigree
1990, Librairie generale francaise, Paris

ISBN-13: 9782253142805

French

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