oa Lagos Notes and Records - Nature in the style of Eugene Fromentin
|Article Title||Nature in the style of Eugene Fromentin|
|© Publisher:||University of Lagos, Nigeria|
|Journal||Lagos Notes and Records|
|Affiliations||1 Department of European Languages, University of Lagos|
|Publication Date||Feb 1999|
|Pages||111 - 123|
|Keyword(s)||Dialect, French novelist, Harmonies in nature, Landscape paintings, Maritime region, Moral, Narration, Paintings and Psychological phenomena|
This paper discusses how Fromentin's love of and involvement in, nature influences his works. It demonstrates how his writings benefit from his involvement in painting, especially paintings of natural scenes. His rhythm which is carefully created from natural sounds carry along with it profound ideas as they are manifest in Dominique: an engaging novel which projects the writerï¿½s love of nature and the ideas derived therefrom.
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