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Rhys, Jean

Overview
Works: 431 works in 1,664 publications in 14 languages and 42,431 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical fiction  Romance fiction  Biography  Records and correspondence  Novels  Psychological fiction  Musical settings 
Roles: Author, Dedicatee, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Contributor, Translator, Correspondent, Conceptor
Classifications: PR6035.H96, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Jean Rhys
Publications by Jean Rhys
Publications by Jean Rhys, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Jean Rhys
 
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Most widely held works by Jean Rhys
Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys( Book )
263 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 5,252 libraries worldwide
Beautiful and wealthy Antoinette Cosway's passionate love for an English aristocrat threatens to destroy her idyllic West Indian island existence and her very life
Good morning, midnight by Jean Rhys( Book )
130 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,003 libraries worldwide
Sasha Jensen is rescued from her dismal room in London where she has been drinking herself to death and returns to Paris where she is picked up by a young man. For the first time in ages, she begins to feel she is still alive, still capable of desires and emotions
Quartet by Jean Rhys( Book )
94 editions published between 1929 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 1,598 libraries worldwide
The story of a woman caught in a stranglehold between her lover and his wife. Marya Zelli finds herself dependent on the English couple that have taken her in. A strange complicity among the three entangles Marya in a bizarre sexual and psychological relationship. The situation explodes when her husband is released from prison
After leaving Mr Mackenzie / Jean Rhys by Jean Rhys( Book )
105 editions published between 1930 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,558 libraries worldwide
Julia Martin is at the end of her rope in Paris. Once beautiful, she was taken care of by men. Now after leaving her lover, she is running out of luck. A visit to London to see her ailing mother and distrustful sister bring her stark life into full focus
Voyage in the dark by Jean Rhys( Book )
81 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,310 libraries worldwide
Anna Morgan, a teenage girl performing in the chorus at theaters in small English towns, tries to find happiness with Walter Jeffries, who eventually abandons her
Sleep it off, lady : stories by Jean Rhys( Book )
54 editions published between 1919 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 1,208 libraries worldwide
Sixteen stories which include two in Dominica, the West Indian island where the author was born and three about growing old
Tigers are better-looking : with a selection from the Left Bank : stories by Jean Rhys( Book )
51 editions published between 1968 and 1996 in English and held by 948 libraries worldwide
Verhalen
Jean Rhys, the complete novels by Jean Rhys( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 723 libraries worldwide
Last novel in the collection, Wide Sargasso Sea, is a prequel to Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre
The left bank & other stories by Jean Rhys( Book )
21 editions published between 1927 and 2000 in English and held by 438 libraries worldwide
The letters of Jean Rhys by Jean Rhys( Book )
23 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 370 libraries worldwide
Quartet by James Ivory( visu )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and French and held by 235 libraries worldwide
The quartet consists of novelist Marya Zelli, her Polish husband, Stephen, wealthy philanderer/artist H.J. Heidler and his wife, Lois. Though she has been indulgent of H.J.'s past indiscretions, Lois isn't keen on her husband carrying on an affair with Marya under their own roof. Meanwhile, Stephen sits in prison, jailed for his various petty thefts. Once Stephen is released, he learns about the triangle. When the dust settles, it is Marya who suffers the most
Memories of morning: night ; Some marches on a ground ; Cello concerto by Gordon Crosse( file )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Voyage dans les ténèbres; roman, traduit de l'anglais par René Dailie by Jean Rhys( Book )
18 editions published between 1973 and 2005 in French and English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Edition originale en langue anglaise, 1934. La vie difficile et même misérable d'une actrice de revues théâtrales (genre ##La valse bleue##) qui a quitté ses Antilles natales pour tenter sa chance en Angleterre. De désillusions en déboires, le dernier spectacle qu'elle aura à offrir sera celui de son corps à des inconnus
Wide Sargasso Sea : backgrounds, criticism by Jean Rhys( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Beautiful and wealthy Antoinette Cosway's passionate love for an English aristocrat threatens to destroy her idyllic West Indian island existence and her very life; accompanied by notes and criticism
Let them call it jazz and other stories by Jean Rhys( Book )
8 editions published in 1995 in English and German and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Memories of morning: night. A monodrama for mezzo-soprano and orchestra by Gordon Crosse( score )
3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Jean Rhys, qui êtes-vous? by Christine Jordis( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in French and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Les Tigres sont plus beaux à voir : [nouvelles] by Jean Rhys( Book )
9 editions published between 1969 and 1983 in French and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Smile please : an unfinished autobiography by Jean Rhys( Book )
10 editions published between 1979 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Rive gauche : nouvelles by Jean Rhys( Book )
7 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in French and held by 37 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hamer, Ella Gwendolen
Jean Rhys dominicanische Schriftstellerin
Jean Rhys écrivaine britannique
Jean Rhys schrijfster uit Dominica (1890-1979)
Jean Rhys scrittrice britannica
Lenglet, Ella Gwendolen
Rees, Ella Gwendolen
Rees Williams, Ella Gwendolen.
Rees Williams, Ella Gwendoline
Rhys, Jean 1890-1979
Rhys, Jean, 1894-1979
Rhys, Jean pseud
Smith, Ella Gwendolen
Williams, Ella Gwendolen Rees
Williams, Ella Gwendolen Rees 1890-1979
Williams, Ella Gwendoline Rees
Williams, Ella Gwendoline Rees, 1890-1979
Williams, Ella Gwendolyn Rees 1890-1979
Джийн Рис
Джин Рис
ג'ין ריס
ריז, ג'ין
جین ریس
진 리스
ジーン・リース
リース, ジーン
簡·里斯
Languages
English (784)
French (91)
Spanish (40)
German (23)
Swedish (6)
Danish (4)
Korean (4)
Turkish (4)
Japanese (2)
Portuguese (1)
Persian (1)
Arabic (1)
Russian (1)
Norwegian (1)
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