La Première Gorgée de Biere, translated variously as The Small Pleasures of Life or We Could Almost Eat Outside, actually means ‘the first sip. Philippe Delerm’s La Première Gorgée de bière et autres plaisirs minuscules ( ), translated as The Small Pleasures of Life (), is a. All about La Première Gorgée de bière et autres plaisirs minuscules by Philippe Delerm. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers.

Author: Gozshura Doutilar
Country: Trinidad & Tobago
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: History
Published (Last): 1 September 2004
Pages: 337
PDF File Size: 6.59 Mb
ePub File Size: 17.30 Mb
ISBN: 534-6-18754-324-6
Downloads: 53556
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Arak

Alisa Landrum 7 months ago. This passage is about the scent of apples and how it brings back the scent of autumn. A little trick for the bilingual quotes.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Mais maintenant, on y est. It rains at that time of year. Personal Library, purchased from Fishpond. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.

Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. My other posts on Philippe Delerm: You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data. So, I dde from all of that, that the word gateaux can mean more than cakes, and sometimes something quite different and therefore context is all! Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.


Philippe Delerm – Wikipedia

Want to Read saving…. Thumb pressed on the slit along the pod and, obediently, it opens its offerings. Les mots que j’aime by Philippe Delerm 3.

This may confuse a reader of classic literature, who is waiting to be introduced to the narrator or other characters. Delorm’s gift for writing often transforms the experience of the commonplace into something striking – even haunting – by his use of metaphor, such as in his description of the ‘alligator jaws’ prmiere an escalator, or pfemiere espadrilles represented as ‘acomplete shipwreck’.

Le portique by Philippe Delerm 3. The smell of the apples is distressing. I love fat books.

Customers who bought this item also bought. BTW despite my careful insertions of the circumflex, auto correct has sneakily removed it from some but not all of my uses of the word gateaux!

Let the challenge begin! Meet an Aussie Author: Sometimes, these brief pieces remind me of other writers, as in this description: Amazon Kindle 0 editions. Although Delerm had not experienced Facebook or the iPhone, earlier inventions like the car are contemplated from a completely poetic and idealistic outlook — a sort of family house, an almost cosmic type of boat.


Books by Philippe Delerm

goorgee Emma, enlighten me, please! Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. This one is an extremely thin one. Or that rascal Houellebecq, if only to see whether or not he shocks everybody.

MyFrenchLife™ French Book Club: Philippe Delerm, La Première Gorgée de Bière – February 2018

Which is why it has those decorative Xs. On parle de travail, de projets, de fatigue – pas de psychologie. Click the orange icon to subscribe free. Nothing would happen if we crunched into the white pulp.

Lisa Hill on February 10, at 6: Write a customer review. Ships from and sold by Amazon. Quelque chose en lui de Bartleby: References to this work on external resources. Members Reviews Popularity Average rating Mentions 14 34, 3.

A very thought-provoking read, highly recommended!