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Tusquets, Esther

Overview
Works: 162 works in 674 publications in 11 languages and 6,370 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Portraits  Humor  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Creator
Classifications: PQ6670.U8, 863.64
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The same sea as every summer : el mismo mar de todos los veranos by Esther Tusquets( Book )

88 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een eenzame 50-jarige vrouw kijkt nog eenmaal terug op haar jeugdideaal: zich onttrekken aan het establishment
Stranded by Esther Tusquets( Book )

35 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Never to return by Esther Tusquets( Book )

29 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aging woman whose husband has taken up with a younger woman goes to see a psychiatrist and emerges with her confidence restored. Fourth novel in a female-development series by a Spanish writer
Love is a solitary game by Esther Tusquets( Book )

53 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een driehoeksverhouding leidt tot grote spanningen
Siete miradas en un mismo paisaje by Esther Tusquets( Book )

29 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foucault, feminism, and power : reading Esther Tusquets by Nina L Molinaro( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Con la miel en los labios by Esther Tusquets( Book )

14 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La conejita Marcela by Esther Tusquets( Book )

13 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in Spanish and German and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En cierta pradera vivían un grupo de conejos blancos y un grupo de conejos negros que no se mesclan los unos con los otros. Pero un día una conejita llamada Marcela duda de su estilo de vida
Bingo! by Esther Tusquets( Book )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dentro de poco va a cumplir sesenta anos y esta casado con una mujer de la que nunca ha estado verdaderamente enamorado, y quizas por eso su vida ha sido y es sosegada, colmada de equilibrados placeres. Su notaria es una de las tres o cuatro mas importantes de la ciudad, dispone de mucho mas dinero del que necesita y es capaz de gastar, y por fin puede tomarse todo el tiempo libre que desee. Pero desde la primavera ha dejado de desear, y se pasa los dias deambulando por la ciudad o en cafes de barrio. Un dia entra en un bingo y se le acerca la exuberante Rosa, una madura y aun atractiva binguera. Y charlatana y muy sabia, como ira descubriendo nuestro hombre cuando ella se convierte en su guia y asesora en ese nuevo mundo cutreluxe tan diferente, tan ajeno a su vida de siempre.--From publisher's description
Private correspondence by Esther Tusquets( Book )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four imaginary letters written to important people in the author's life, a mix of reality and fiction, of memory and fantasy.--Cf. Cover page 4
La niña lunática y otros cuentos by Esther Tusquets( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in Spanish and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carta a la madre y cuentos completos by Esther Tusquets( Book )

8 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pequeños delitos abominables : catálogo irreverente de buenas maneras by Esther Tusquets( Book )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Costumbres encomiables que pasan a mejor vida -- El infierno son los otros -- Delitos abominables en la faml̕ia -- Delitos abominables en el mundo exterior -- Delitos abominables en el mundo del trabajo -- Conductas intolerables
Prefiero ser mujer by Esther Tusquets( Book )

6 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tres cuentos by Umberto Eco( Book )

4 editions published in 2017 in Spanish and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents three stories in which a general collects atoms for his bombs, three astronauts from different countries land on Mars and meet a Martian, and an emperor sends an explorer into space with orders to civilize an inhabited planet
Habíamos ganado la guerra by Esther Tusquets( Book )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We Had Won the War (Habíamos ganado la Guerra) is the bestselling 2008 memoir about life in post-Civil War Barcelona by the acclaimed Spanish author Esther Tusquets. Unlike the majority of Spanish postwar narratives that are written from the perspective of those who lost the Civil War and suffered under the Franco regime, Tusquets{u2019} account recreates the era from the standpoint of the ±winners.» As the offspring of an upper-middle-class Catalonian family who had sided with Franco in the armed conflict, the young Esther grew up as a privileged member of Spanish society, enjoying all the advantages that birth and material affluence could afford. The child{u2019}s initial enchantment with the glittering, sheltered world of her kin soon turns to disillusionment, as she discerns the fault lines running through the larger social landscape, and senses the hypocrisy and cruelty of her parents{u2019} inbred clan. She finds in the inner world of literature and of the imagination compensation for a disturbing outer reality. As the growing girl struggles to find her own way, she experiments with political and religious movements that aim to forge a more just society. Her quest eventually leads to the rejection of all absolutist forms of thought and action, and to the assumption of her life{u2019}s calling as a publisher and writer. The book paints a vivid picture of life during the early Franco years, while offering an intimate, revealing look at the childhood and adolescence of one of Spain{u2019}s most remarkable contemporary authors
El libro de los sueños( Book )

6 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La caricia perdida by Alfonsina Storni( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading women by Stefan Bollmann( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El autor realiza una selección de pinturas, dibujos, grabados y fotografías que representan a mujeres leyendo, desde la Edad Media hasta la actualidad. Cada imagen va acompañada de un comentario que la sitúa en el contexto en que fue creada, indagando en la identidad de la lectora, su relación con el artista y el libro que está leyendo
Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in Spanish and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El presente volumen recoge las cuatro novelas protagonizadas por Sherlock Holmes, el emblemático y perspicaz detective del 221 B de Baker Street: Estudio en escarlata (1887), El signo de los cuatro (1890), El perro de los Baskerville (1902) y El valle del miedo (1915). A lo largo de estas páginas, y con la ayuda inestimable del doctor Watson, Holmes recorrerá las calles de un Londres victoriano convertido en un laberinto de pistas falsas, resolverá una intriga originada en la India colonial, desentrañará el misterio oculto tras una antigua maldición familiar en los páramos de Dartmoor y se enfrentará a la organización de Moriarty en uno de sus casos más complejos. Una mezcla explosiva de crimen, suspense y venganza. Esta edición, que se abre con un estudio introductorio de Andreu Jaume, pretende homenajear el empeño editorial de Esther Tusquets, cuyo proyecto de publicar el canon holmesiano quedó interrumpido. Juan Camargo, experto en novela de masas europea y americana, ha completado la labor traductora
 
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The same sea as every summer : el mismo mar de todos los veranos
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StrandedNever to returnLove is a solitary gameSiete miradas en un mismo paisajeCon la miel en los labiosLa conejita MarcelaBingo!Private correspondence
Alternative Names
Esther Tusquets Editora y escritora española

Esther Tusquets Guillén Spaans schrijfster (1936-2012)

Esther Tusquets spanische Verlegerin und Autorin

Esther Tusquets Spanish publisher, writer and essayist

Guillén, Esther Tusquets

Guillén, Esther Tusquets 1936-2012

Tusquets, E.

Tusquets, Esther

Tusquets, Esther 1936-

Tusquets Guillén, Esther

Tusquets Guillén, Esther 1936-

Tusquets Guillén, Esther 1936-2012

Tusquets i Guillén, Esther 1936-2012

图斯盖兹, 埃斯特 1936-2012

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