André Malraux

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André Malraux (born Georges André Malraux, 3 November 1901 – 23 November 1976) was a French novelist, art theorist and Minister for Cultural Affairs. Malraux's novel La Condition Humaine (1933) won the Prix Goncourt.

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(in French unless noted otherwise)

  • La Tentation de l'Occident, Paris: Grasset, 1926.
    • The Temptation of the West, trans. & intro. Robert Hollander, New York: Vintage Books, 1961. (English)
  • Les Conquérants, Paris: Grasset, 1928; new ed., Paris: Grasset, 1949.
    • The Conquerors, trans. Winifred Stephens Whale, New York: Random House, 1929.
  • Royaume-farfelu, Paris: Gallimard, 1928.
  • La Voie royale, Paris: Grasset, 1930.
    • The Royal Way, trans. Stuart Gilbert, New York: Random House, 1935. (English)
  • Œuvres Gothico-Bouddhiques du Pamir, Paris: Gallimard, 1930.
  • La Condition humaine, Paris: Gallimard, 1933.
    • Man's Fate, trans. Haakon Chevalier, New York: Modern Library, 1934; 50th anniv.ed., Random House, 1984. (English)
    • Condiţia umană, trans. Ion Mihăileanu, Bucharest: ELU, 1965, 354 pp.
    • Condiţia umană, trans. Irina Eliade, Bucharest: RAO, 1993. (Romanian)
  • Le Temps du mépris, Paris: Gallimard, 1935.
    • Days of Wrath, forew. Waldo Frank, trans. Haakon Chevalier, New York: Random House, 1936, xvii+174 pp. (English)
    • An Age Of Oppression, trans. Roberta A.E. Newnham, Bristol & Portland: Elm Bank, 2003. (English)
  • L'Espoir, Paris: Gallimard, 1937.
    • Man's Hope, trans. Stuart Gilbert and Alistair Macdonald, New York: Random House, 1938. (English)
  • Tableau de la littérature française, Paris: Gallimard, 1939.
  • La Lutte avec l'ange, Lausanne-Yverdon: Éditions du haut pays, 1943; repr. as Les Noyers de l'Altenburg, Paris: Gallimard, 1948.
    • The Walnut Trees of Altenburg, trans. A.W. Fielding, London: John Lehmann, 1952. (English)
  • Œuvres complètes, 7 vols., Genève: Skira, 1945; new ed., 6 vols., pref. Jean Grosjean, ed. Pierre Brunel, Paris: Gallimard, 1989-2010.
  • Scenes choisies, Paris: Gallimard, 1946.
  • Esquisse d'une psychologie du cinéma, Paris: Gallimard, 1946.
  • Les Dessins de Goya au musée du Prado, Geneva: Skira, 1947
  • Psychologie de l'art, 3 vols.: Le Musée imaginaire (I), La Création artistique (II), La Monnaie de l'absolu (III), Geneva: Skira, 1947-50; new ed. as Les Voix du silence, Paris: Gallimard, 1951, 657 pp. Review: Blanchot (1950/97 EN).
  • Romans, Paris: Pleiade, 1947.
  • with James Burnham, The Case for De Gaulle: A Dialogue, New York: Random House, 1949. (English)
  • Saturne, Paris: Gallimard, 1950.
    • Saturn: An Essay on Goya, trans. C.W. Chilton, London: Phaidon, 1957. (English)
  • Le Musée imaginaire de la sculpture mondiale: La Statuaire, Paris: Gallimard, 1952.
  • Le Musée imaginaire de la sculpture mondiale: Des Bas-reliefs aux grottes sacrées, Paris: Gallimard, 1954.
  • Le Musée imaginaire de la sculpture mondiale: Le Monde chrétien, Paris: Galli­mard, 1954.
  • Du Musée, Paris: Estienne, 1955.
  • La Metamorphose des dieux, Paris: Gallimard, 1957.
    • The Metamorphosis of the Gods, trans. Stuart Gilbert, Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Co., 1960.

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