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Fitch, Noel Riley

Overview
Works: 52 works in 138 publications in 7 languages and 5,101 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Guidebooks  Tours 
Roles: Creator, Author of introduction
Classifications: TX649.C47, B
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Publications about Noel Riley Fitch
Publications by Noel Riley Fitch
Most widely held works about Noel Riley Fitch
 
Most widely held works by Noel Riley Fitch
Appetite for life : the biography of Julia Child by Noel Riley Fitch( Book )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,776 libraries worldwide
Describes the life and career of the French chef and television personality, from her wealthy childhood in California and married years in France to her successful cooking show in the United States
Sylvia Beach and the lost generation : a history of literary Paris in the twenties and thirties by Noel Riley Fitch( Book )
26 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 1,363 libraries worldwide
Making use of the author's access to the Beach family papers, this account chronicles the literary circle that gathered at Beach's Paris book shop
Anaïs : the erotic life of Anaïs Nin by Noel Riley Fitch( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 935 libraries worldwide
Anais Nin was the ultimate femme fatale, a passionate and mysterious woman, world famous for her steamy love affairs and extravagant sexual exploits, most notably her simultaneous affairs with Henry and June Miller and her bicoastal bigamous marriages. In the mid-1920s, eager to break the confines of American Victorianism both as an artist and as a woman, Nin traveled to Paris, where she fell in with the legendary artistic and literary circles of the Left Bank. For the rest of her long life she lived as a liberated woman - an author of more than a dozen books of fiction and erotica, an uninhibited lover of both men and women, and an independent figure within the avant-garde worlds of Paris, Los Angeles, and New York. Nin's Diary, published over the years in numerous volumes, has been hailed as a breakthrough document by literary critics and feminists alike. It is studied in universities across the country, and Kate Millett called it "the first real portrait of the artist as a woman." Yet in the published diary, for all its elaborate detail, Nin did not lay bare her true self. She instead constructed herself for her imagined readers, presenting on those pages a carefully stylized image of the woman the world knew as "Anais" while keeping her inner self hidden in a literary labyrinth of mirrors. Now, in Anais, the first intimate examination of Nin's life, biographer Noel Riley Fitch presents an honest portrait of Nin's passionate, tumultuous, and sometimes bitterly painful life. Fitch reveals, among other things, that behind Nin's coquetry was the desperate yearning of an abused and abandoned girl-child, a lifelong insecurity that resulted in an incestuous reunion with her father when she was thirty years old. A long-awaited account, this book will complement, correct, and demystify the image that Nin so artfully crafted in her diary
Walks in Hemingway's Paris : a guide to Paris for the literary traveler by Noel Riley Fitch( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 259 libraries worldwide
Paris café : the Sélect crowd by Noel Riley Fitch( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Acclaimed author Noël Riley Fitch, abetted by noted artist Rick Tulka, serves the dish on Select, the famous Montparnasse café that for nearly nine decades has been so vital to Paris and its intellectual denizens: from Hemingway, Beauvoir, Picasso, James Baldwin, and George Plimpton to the writers and artists who continue to work quietly there in the back room or heatedly debate every topic imaginable into the night. The artists have their work on the walls; the novelists include the café setting in their fiction. The quiet and drama of the Sélect world illustrates the centrality of cafés
Appetite for life the biography of Julia Child by Noel Riley Fitch( Computer File )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
An account of Julia Child's life, from her youth as a California girl, to her years at Smith College and as a volunteer during World War II where she met her husband who introduced her to the art of French cuisine
Literary cafés of Paris by Noel Riley Fitch( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
The grand literary cafés of Europe by Noel Riley Fitch( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and German and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Værk om de kendteste litterære cafeer i Vest- og Centraleuropa (samt Moskva) med omtale af kunstnerne - stamgæsterne
Hemingway in Paris : Parisian walks for the literary traveller by Noel Riley Fitch( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Sylvia Beach : Eine Biographie im literarischen Paris 1920-1940 by Noel Riley Fitch( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in German and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Faith and imagination : essays on evangelicals and literature honoring Marian B. Washburn ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Ou zhou ming ren ka fei guan by Fei Zi( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Chinese and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Die literarischen Cafés von Paris by Noel Riley Fitch( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in German and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Erotique Anaïs Nin by Noel Riley Fitch( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in French and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Sylvia Beach une Américaine à Paris by Noel Riley Fitch( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Anaïs : das erotische Leben der Anaïs Nin by Noël R Fitch( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in German and held by 12 libraries worldwide
La libraia di Joyce : Sylvia Beach e la generazione perduta by Noel Riley Fitch( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Met Hemingway in Parijs : Wandelingen voor de literaire reiziger by Noel Riley Fitch( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in Dutch and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Silvia Beach y la generación perdida by Noel Riley Fitch( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in Spanish and held by 7 libraries worldwide
An American bookshop in Paris the influence of Sylvia Beach's Shakespeare and Company on American literature by Noel Riley Fitch( Book )
6 editions published between 1969 and 1975 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Fitch, Noël R.
Fitch, Noëlle Riley
Fitch Noëlle Riley 1937-....
Riley Fitch, Noël
Riley Fitch Noel 1937-....
Riley Fitch Noëlle 1937-....
フィッチ, ノエル・R
Languages
English (79)
German (11)
French (5)
Italian (3)
Spanish (3)
Chinese (1)
Dutch (1)
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