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Letters from Africa, 1914-1931

Author: Isak Dinesen; Frans Lasson
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a selection of letters written by author Karen Blixen to her closest relatives from 1914 to 1931, the period during which she made her home in Africa, and includes a biographical chronology.
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Genre/Form: Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962.
Letters from Africa, 1914-1931.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1981
(OCoLC)787862951
Named Person: Isak Dinesen; Isak Dinesen
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Isak Dinesen; Frans Lasson
ISBN: 0226153096 9780226153094 9780226153117 0226153118
OCLC Number: 6916114
Notes: "Originally published in two volumes as Breve fra Afrika 1914-24 and Breve fra Afrika 1925-31"--T.p. verso. Rungstedlund Foundation, c1978.
Description: xli, 474 pages, [28] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Breve fra Afrika.
Responsibility: Isak Dinesen ; edited for the Rungstedlund Foundation by Frans Lasson ; translated by Anne Born.
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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.  Read more...

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