The Narrow Waters

The Narrow Waters

The Narrow Waters

In fluid prose, Julien Gracq navigates-in memory-the magical Evre and the terrain through which it coursed in his youth. "The Narrow Waters" is a synaptic meditation on Begining and Ending whose inquiries and visions flow, and sometimes cascade,

About the Author

Julien Gracq is the greatest living French author. He is the only living author whose works are contained in The Pleiades Editions of French Masterpieces. He won but refused the Prix Goncourt for Le Rivage des Syrtes. He writes "to settle a score with expression itself, to give form, stability, precision to things that are vague in the mind."

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