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The Coming of Age

The Coming of Age
Author: Simone De Beauvoir
ISBN 13: 9780393314434
ISBN 10: 39331443
Edition: N/A
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Publication Date: 1996-06-17
Format: Paperback
Pages: 592
List Price: $29.95

As the definitive study of the universal problem of growing old, The Coming of Age is "a brilliant achievement" (Marc Slonin, New York Times).

Charles McGrath

....De Beauvoir reports movingly on the predicament of the aged in the modern world, whether as the result of poverty, illness or enforced idleness, within the family, at work, in institutions and in society at large. -- The New York Times Books of the Century