WorldCat Identities

Figes, Eva

Overview
Works: 73 works in 434 publications in 10 languages and 9,087 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Personal narratives  Records and correspondence  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Creator, Other, Editor, Translator
Classifications: PR6056.I46, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Eva Figes
Patriarchal attitudes by Eva Figes( Book )

60 editions published between 1970 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 1,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"First published in 1970, Patriarchal Attitudes has since become famous and is considered a classic feminist text. Writing with wit as well as scholarship, Eva Figes examines the factors which have helped place women in subservient roles in most societies, including the influence of Christianity, the rise of capitalism, Freudian psychoanalysis, and sexual taboos. She draws on a wide range of material to illuminate one of the central issues of our time."--Back cover
The seven ages by Eva Figes( Book )

21 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En pensioneret engelsk jordemoder slår sig ned i en lille landsby og forestiller sig, at hun hrer kvindestemmer, der beretter om kvindernes liv i landsbyen fra korstogstiden til vore dage
Nelly's version by Eva Figes( Book )

26 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nelly's Version could be described as Eva Figes' inventive reshaping of the pop psychological thriller. The story opens as Nelly Dean, a middle-aged woman suffering from amnesia, checks into a small-town hotel with a suitcase full of cash and no idea where it - or she - came from. Distrustful of everyone from the waiter who serves her lunch to a store clerk who claims to know her from grade school, Nelly fears she is part of a conspiracy, although she is strangely indifferent to the clues that might explain her puzzling circumstances. Part dark comedy, part mystery novel, Nelly's Version offers an unsettling journey into the mind of a witty, intelligent woman stuck in a pastless present."--Jacket
Light by Eva Figes( Book )

40 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Light is a luminous, "impressionist" novel about a day in the life of Claude Monet
Sex and subterfuge : women writers to 1850 by Eva Figes( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waking by Eva Figes( Book )

17 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and French and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ghosts by Eva Figes( Book )

20 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and French and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tree of knowledge by Eva Figes( Book )

16 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De verarmde dochter van de blinde 17e eeuwse dichter-politicus John Milton vertelt over haar vader, zijn tijd en de positie van de vrouw
Tragedy and social evolution by Eva Figes( Book )

14 editions published between 1976 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sex and subterfuge : women novelists to 1850 by Eva Figes( Book )

11 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women's letters in wartime, 1450-1945 by Eva Figes( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Florence Nightingale - Queen Victoria - Charlotte Canning - Frances Nelson - Queen Henrietta Maria
The knot by Eva Figes( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and French and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naarmate een Londense baby langzaam aan volwassen wordt, groeit ook haar beheersing van de Engelse taal
Winter journey by Eva Figes( Book )

11 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tenancy by Eva Figes( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een vrouw van middelbare leeftijd en haar medebewoners van een oud huurhuis worden langzaam maar zeker geterroriseerd door hun huis
Days by Eva Figes( Book )

9 editions published between 1974 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

B by Eva Figes( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scribble Sam; a story by Eva Figes( Book )

6 editions published in 1971 in 3 languages and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam's parents encourage his artistic efforts until he begins filling every wall in the house with drawings
Konek landing by Eva Figes( Book )

7 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actitudes patriarcales : las mujeres en la sociedad by Eva Figes( Book )

13 editions published between 1970 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The banger by Eva Figes( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the baby grew his uncontrollable urge to bang things together grew with him and eventually made him a world-famous drummer
 
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Nelly's version
Alternative Names
Eva Figes britische Schriftstellerin, Sozialkritikerin und Aktivistin gegen die traditionelle realistische Literatur

Unger, Eva.

Unger, Eva 1932-2012

Unger Figes, Eva 1932-

Файджес, Ева

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Covers
Nelly's versionLightWomen's letters in wartime, 1450-1945The knotTales of innocence and experience : an explorationJourney to nowhere : one woman looks for the promised land