The smile of France : reading in French and English in the Coolidge Auditorium, Feb. 10, 1958

Hillaire, Marcel, 1908-1988


1 audiotape reel (80 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 1 track, mono ; 10 in.
Marcel Hillaire reads selections from French literature, mostly in English.
Premier rendezvous [in French] / by Paul Fort -- Paul and Henrietta, or Forbidden fruit [story] / by Guy de Maupassant -- The city rat and the country rat [in English and in French] / by Jean de la Fontaine -- Love letters of France: y Ninon de Lenclos to the Marquis de Sévigné [two letters] ; Napoleon I to Joséphine [four letters] -- To the disdainful Elene de Surgeres (Quand vous serez bien vieille) [in French] / by Pierre de Ronsard -- Love letters of France [con't.]: Honoré de Balzac to Madame Hanska [two letters] -- Poem by Guillaume Appollinaire [in French] -- Love letters of France [con't.]: Madame du Deffand to Horace Walpole ; Jeanne Bécu du Barry to M. Duval ; Louis XV to Jeanne Bécu du Barry -- A crisis [story, partial reading] / by Guy de Maupassant.
Sponsored by the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C..
Recorded for the Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature.
Literary recordings, rev., enl. ed.,. p. 103-104.
Preservation master Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Magnetic Recording Laboratory, 1973.

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