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Author Queneau, Raymond, 1903-1976.
Title Stories & remarks / Raymond Queneau ; with a preface by Michel Leiris ; translated and with an introduction by Marc Lowenthal.
Publication Info. Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c2000.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 9  848 Q    IN LIBRARY
Description xxiii, 155 p. ; 23 cm.
Series French modernist library series
French modernist library.
Note Originally published as: Contes et propos. Paris : Editions Gallimard, 1981.
Contents Destiny -- When the mind... -- A bit of glory -- Panic -- A young Frenchman by the name of so-and-so, I, II -- Dino -- At the forest's edge -- In passing -- Alice in France -- The Cafe de la France -- Green with fright -- The Trojan horse -- Preface to Émile Bauwens's Book of cocktails -- (On the proper use of tranquilizers), I, II -- Some brief remarks relative to the aerodynamic properties of addition -- Conversations in greater Paris -- Manners of speaking -- Texticles -- A story of your own -- On some imaginary animal languages and on the dog language in Sylvie and Bruno in particular -- Dream accounts aplenty.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 139-155).
Subject Queneau, Raymond, 1903-1976 -- Translations into English.
French prose literature.
Added Author Lowenthal, Marc, 1969- translator, author of introduction.
Added Title Contes et propos. English
Stories and remarks
ISBN 0803238010 (cl : alk. paper)
0803288522 (pa : alk. paper)