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Free read Æ Corydon AUTHOR André Gide ✓ [Reading] ➶ Corydon By André Gide – Gwairsoft.co.uk Considered by Gide to be the most important of his books this slim exuisitely crafted volume consists of four dialogues on the subject of homosexuality and its place in society Published anonymously i Considered by Gide to be the mostConsidered by Gide to be the most important of his books this slim exuisitely crafted volume consists of four dialogues on the subject of homosexuality and its place in society Published anonymously in bits and pieces between and Corydon first appeared in a signed commercial edition in France in and in the United States in the year before Gide's death The present edition features the impeccable translation of the Pulitzer Prize winning poet Richard H. 35 starsI w

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Oward In spirited dialogue with his bigoted boorish interviewer Corydon marshals evidence from naturalists historians poets and philosophers to support his contention that homosexuality pervaded the most culturally and artistically advanced civilizations from Greece in the age of Pericles to Renaissance Italy and England in the age of Shakespeare Although obscured by later critics literature and art from Homer to Titian proclaim the true nature of re. Some of the

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Corydon AUTHOR André GiLationships between such lovers as Achilles and Patrocles not to mention Virgil's mythical Corydon and his shepherd Alexis constructed union while the fundamental natural relation is the homosexual one My friends insist that this little book is of the kind which will do me the greatest harm Gide wrote of his Corydon In these pages contemporary readers will find a prescient and courageous treatment of a topic that has scarcely become less controversia. This is a 1