WorldCat Identities

Dinesen, Isak 1885-1962

Overview
Works: 623 works in 1,606 publications in 9 languages and 52,747 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Drama  Film adaptations  Records and correspondence  Psychological fiction  Pictorial works  History  Musical settings  Love stories 
Roles: Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PT8175.B545, 916.762
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Isak Dinesen
Last tales by Isak Dinesen ( Book )
21 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 1,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Last Tales is a collection of twelve of the last tales that Isak Dinesen wrote before her death in 1962. They include seven tales from Albondocani, a projected novel that was never completed; "The Caryatids," an unfinished Gothic tale of a couple bedeviled by an old letter and a gypsy's spell; and three tales of winter, including "Converse at Night in Copenhagen," a drunken, all-night conversation between a boy-king, a prostitute, and a poor young poet. From the Trade Paperback edition
The angelic avengers by Isak Dinesen ( Book )
25 editions published between 1946 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To unge engelske pigers oplevelser i huset hos en mystisk præst i Frankrig
Ehrengard by Isak Dinesen ( Book )
83 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in 10 languages and held by 1,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Early in the 19th century, a couple stay in seclusion to hide the woman's pregnancy caused by premarital indiscretion
Carnival : entertainments and posthumous tales by Isak Dinesen ( Book )
8 editions published between 1977 and 1987 in English and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Daguerreotypes, and other essays by Isak Dinesen ( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen ( Book )
50 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of the author's life on a coffee farm in Kenya
Anecdotes of destiny by Isak Dinesen ( Book )
16 editions published between 1953 and 1996 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On modern marriage by Isak Dinesen ( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shadows on the grass by Isak Dinesen ( Book )
18 editions published between 1960 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pseudoniem van karen Blixen. Oorspronkelijke uitgave: 1960
Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1921 Baroness Karen Blixen found herself stranded by her divorce on a Kenyan mountain farm. Instead of returning to her native Denmark, the 35-year-old Blixen stayed on and ran the farm. In 1931 she was forced to return to Denmark, where she wrote of her life in Africa and published it under the pseudonym of Isak Dinesen
Isak Dinesen herself telling two stories by Isak Dinesen ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author tells two of her stories during an appearance at Harvard/Radcliffe in 1959 during her only U.S. tour
Skæbne-Anekdoter by Isak Dinesen ( Book )
37 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Colleen Dewhurst reads stories by Isak Dinesen Babette's feast & Sorrow-acre by Isak Dinesen ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of an African farm a novel by Olive Schreiner ( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lyndall leaves her family's South African farm for a boarding school. She returns four years later in a state of exhaustion and is cared for by an English farmer named Gregory Rose
Thumbelina and other fairy tales by H. C Andersen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The giraffes go to Hamburg : for soprano, alto flute and piano by André Previn ( )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lucifer's child : a one-woman play based on the writings of Isak Dinesen by William Luce ( Book )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Out of Africa by Karen Blixen ( Book )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Isak Dinesen feast [a performance anthology] by Isak Dinesen ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Dinesen's stories and autobiographical fiction. The last work is a one-woman play based on the writings of Isak Dinesen
The old chevalier from Seven gothic tales by Isak Dinesen ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this dreamlike tale set in Paris in the 1870s, a jaded young man meets an innocent but drunken young woman with "radiant eyes like stars" in a deserted park on a rainy evening. What happens between them that night will haunt him for the rest of his life
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Andrézel, Pierre, 1885-1962

controlled identity Blixen, Karen, 1885-1962

controlled identity Blixen, Tania, 1885-1962

controlled identity Osceola, 1885-1962

Andrézel, Pierre
Andrézel, Pierre, 1885-1962
Bliksen, Karen, 1885-1962
Bliksena, Karena, 1885-1962
Blixen-Finecke, Karen, 1885-1962
Blixen Finecke, Karen Christence Dinesen Baronesse
Blixen, Karen
Blixen, Karen 1885-1962
Blixen, Tania
Blixen, Tania 1885-1962
Dinesen, Isak
Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962
Dinesen, Karen, 1885-1962
Dinesen, Karen Christence, 1885-1962
Бликсен, Карен, 1885-1962
בליקסן, קרן קריסטנס
דינסן, איזיק
דינסן, איסק 1885־1962
ディネーセン, アイザック
ディネセン, イサク
Languages
English (438)
Danish (51)
Spanish (10)
Italian (9)
German (6)
Swedish (2)
Catalan (2)
Romance (1)
Galician (1)
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