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Letters from Africa 1914-1931

Isak Dinesen

Letters from Africa 1914-1931

by Isak Dinesen

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European - Scandinavian,
  • Literary,
  • Biography / Autobiography

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsFrans Lasson (Editor), Anne Born (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatSchool & Library Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9603052M
    ISBN 101417629436
    ISBN 109781417629435

    Baroness Karen Christenze von Blixen-Finecke (born Dinesen; 17 April – 7 September ) was a Danish author who wrote works in Danish and is also known under her pen names Isak Dinesen, used in English-speaking countries, Tania Blixen, used in German-speaking countries, Osceola, and Pierre Andrézel.. Blixen is best known for Out of Africa, an account of her life while Born: Karen Christenze Dinesen, 17 April . letters from africa Since , Hooked On Books has worked to become one of the greatest used bookstores in the Midwest. We stock over , books and are confident that there is something in our store for everyone.

    "Letters from Africa, Dinesen, Isak Paperback Publisher: University of Chicago Press Apr 15 Edition: isbn: Description: Used - Very Good Very Good condition. Internal sku: d16c Wonder Book is a top rated plus seller in business since and online since !Book Edition: 1st Edition. Isak Dinesen: Letters from Africa Isak Dinesen: Letters from Africa by Isak Dinesen. Courtesy of OSPA. This is a splendid book, as overwhelmingly nostalgic for us as Kenya was to Karen Blixen, and one that every "Kenyan" will want to make sure his local library has.

    'LETTERS FROM AFRICA, (PICADOR BOOKS)' by Isak Dinesen. Picador, Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. "Two books on Isak Dinesen who wrote under the pen name Karen Blixen who's famous work 'Out of Africa' brought her world fame." Book 1. "The Life and Destiny of Karen Blixen." Published [27 x 22 cm]. Blue cloth cover with blue title to spine. Pictorial dust-jacket. Pictorial endpapers. Date with inscription on inside. pages, [1]. Full-page + in-text illustrations. Book 2. "Letters.


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Although at times the letters are repetitious and the author tends to ramble on, it is still an interesting book as it allows the reader to look through a window into Colonial East Africa from to /5(35).

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I hadn't realized until reading this book how often she was very ill, to the point of being hospitalized, during her years in Africa.

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The freight of sadness, stoicism, determination, and great grace under pressure is enormous in these letters, written by Dinesen from the time of her first arrival at Ngong in Kenya as Blor Blixen's wife until her departure 17 years later: divorced, alone, her lover Denys Finch-Hatton killed in an airplane crash, her beloved farm taken away from her management by the board of directors of The.

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Dinesen's early letters; Letters from Africa,by Isak Dinesen. Translated by Anne Born. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. $ If you enjoy the movie and the book Out of Africa then you will enjoy reading this book.

Although at times the letters are repetitious and the author tends to ramble on, it is still an interesting book as it allows the reader to look through a window into Colonial East Africa from to /5(33). Recently I finished reading Letters from Africaa collection of the letters author Karen Blixen (pseudonym Isak Dinesen) wrote home to her family in Denmark during her years in arrived there in the beginning of (the first sentence in her memoir Out of Africa is: 'I had a farm in Africa, at the foot of the Ngong Hills') and this she wrote to her mother in Letters from Africa, 作者: Isak Dinesen 出版社: University Of Chicago Press 出版年: 定价: USD 装帧: Paperback ISBN: 豆瓣评分.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(3).Letters from Africa, Genre: _Biography & Autobiography⏱ Release Date: _ Description: Written to her family, these letters recount the failure of Dinesen's marriage, the financial collapse of her husband's coffee plantation, and her experiences in Kenya " Letters from Africa, " written by Isak Dinesen with ISBN_