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Winter's tales

Author: Isak Dinesen; Karen Blixen
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2001.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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If one theme unifies the 11 tales collected here, it is that of longing. Written after her return from Kenya and during the dark days of the Nazi occupation, they derive their themes and locales from Isak Dinesen's childhood in Denmark.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Named Person: Isak Dinesen; Isak Dinesen
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Isak Dinesen; Karen Blixen
ISBN: 0141185880 9780141185880
OCLC Number: 48416524
Language Note: Translated from the Danish.
Description: 218 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Isak Dinesen ; [translated by Karen Blixen].

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Isak Dinesen was the pen-name of Karen Blixen, who was born in Rungsted, Denmark in 1885. After studying art, she married her cousin, Baron Bror Blixen-Finecke. Together they went to Kenya to manage  Read more...

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