An Unknown Woman
  • Author : Alice Koller
  • Release Date : 10 August 1991
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Genre : Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 313
  • ISBN 13 : PSU:000025015935

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Book Description: A woman's version of Thoreau's Walden, this universal, timeless book explores the philosophical and psychological issues of self-identity--equally relevant to men and women today. Companion volume to the simultaneously released follow-up novel The Stations of Solitude.

An Unknown Woman

An Unknown Woman

Author : Alice Koller
Publisher : Bantam
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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A woman's version of Thoreau's Walden, this universal, timeless book explores the philosophical and psychological issues of self-identity--equally relevant to men and women today. Companion volume to the simultaneously released follow-up novel The Stations of Solitude....

Portrait of an Unknown Woman

Portrait of an Unknown Woman

Author : Daniel Silva
Publisher : HarperCollins
Genre : Fiction
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Letter from an Unknown Woman and Other Stories

Letter from an Unknown Woman and Other Stories

Author : Stefan Zweig
Publisher : Pushkin Press
Genre : Fiction
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These four Stefan Zweig stories, newly translated by the award-winning Anthea Bell, are among his most celebrated and compelling work. The titular tale is a devastating depiction of unrequited love, which inspired a classic Hollywood film, directed by Max Ophüls and starring Joane Fontaine. Elsewhere in the collection, a ...

Portrait of an Unknown Woman

Portrait of an Unknown Woman

Author : Vanora Bennett
Publisher : HarperCollins UK
Genre : Fiction
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Letters from an Unknown Woman

Letters from an Unknown Woman

Author : Gerard Woodward
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Fiction
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With her children evacuated and her husband at the front, Tory Pace is grudgingly sharing the family home with her irascible mother; working at the local gelatin factory—to help the war effort—and generally doing just about as well as could be expected in difficult times. Her quiet life ...

The Unknown Woman of the Seine

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Author : Brooks Hansen
Publisher : Open Road Media
Genre : Fiction
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A mysterious woman is suspected of murder at the 1889 Paris Expo in this historical novel of “gorgeous prose” by the author of The Chess Garden (Kirkus Reviews). Paris, 1889. When the body of an unknown woman appears on the banks of the Seine, it is put on display at the morgue ...

The Drowned Muse

The Drowned Muse

Author : Anne-Gaëlle Saliot
Publisher : OUP Oxford
Genre : Literary Criticism
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The Drowned Muse is a study of the extraordinary destiny, in the history of European culture, of an object which could seem, at first glance, quite ordinary in the history of European culture. It tells the story of a mask, the cast of a young girl's face entitled "L'Inconnue de ...

Contesting Tears

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Publisher : University of Chicago Press
Genre : Performing Arts
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Letter from an Unknown Woman

Letter from an Unknown Woman

Author : James Naremore
Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
Genre : Performing Arts
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James Naremore's study of Max Ophuls' classic 1948 melodrama, Letter from an Unknown Woman, not only pays tribute to Ophuls but also discusses the backgrounds and typical styles of the film's many contributors--among them Viennese author Stephan Zweig, whose 1922 novella was the source of the picture; producer John Houseman, an ally ...

Portrait of an Unknown Lady

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Author : Maria Gainza
Publisher : Random House
Genre : Fiction
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In this dazzling story of art and illusion, secrets and schemes, who is to be trusted - and what is real? From the internationally acclaimed author of Optic Nerve, a New York Times Notable Book 2019 'A writer who feels immediately important' Observer At a hotel in Buenos Aires, a woman ...

A Woman Unknown

A Woman Unknown

Author : Frances Brody
Publisher : Minotaur Books
Genre : Fiction
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A Library Journal Best Book of 2014 A winning combination of both intricate plotting and nostalgic post-WWI English country setting, Frances Brody's A Woman Unknown will appeal to fans of both classic murder mysteries in the vein of Agatha Christie as well as readers of historical mystery series set in 1920s ...

Diary Of An Ordinary Woman

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Author : Margaret Forster
Publisher : Random House
Genre : Fiction
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Margaret Forster presents the 'edited' diary of a woman, born in 1901, whose life spans the twentieth century. On the eve of the Great War, Millicent King begins to keep her journal and vividly records the dramas of everyday life in a family touched by war, tragedy, and money troubles. From ...

A Woman Unknown

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Author : Lucia Graves
Publisher : Hachette UK
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Lucia Graves, daughter of the poet Robert Graves and his wife Beryl, grew up in the beautiful village of Deia on the island of Majorca. Neither Spanish nor Catholic by birth, she nevertheless absorbed the different traditions of Spain and felt the full impact of Franco's dictatorship through the experience ...