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Maraini, Dacia

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The silent duchess by Dacia Maraini( Book )
159 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 1,504 libraries worldwide
A handicapped woman makes something of herself in 18th century Sicily. Deaf and dumb Marianna Ucria is married to an aging uncle at thirteen. When he dies she takes over management of their estate, is successful and finds true love. The novel has been translated into fourteen languages
Voices by Dacia Maraini( Book )
53 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 631 libraries worldwide
In Rome Michaela Canova, a radio journalist, investigates the murder of a neighbor who was stabbed. She can think of lots of motives--jealous boyfriend, violence against women--but what puzzles her most is that she herself knew so little about a neighbor, not even her name
Searching for Emma : Gustave Flaubert and Madame Bovary by Dacia Maraini( Book )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 606 libraries worldwide
Although many writers blend autobiography and fiction, few have been so forthright in admitting it as Gustave Flaubert. Reflecting on his legendary novel and protagonist, he wrote: "Madame Bovary, c'est moi." Emma Bovary has become an icon for casual readers and feminists alike, but, as Dacia Maraini argues, she is one of the most problematic, though fascinating, female protagonists in modern literature. In this lively, learned, and very personal study, Maraini explores the profound and contradictory relationship between the writer Flaubert and the captivating heroine of his masterpiece
My husband by Dacia Maraini( Book )
61 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 467 libraries worldwide
Questi due racconti di Dacia Maraini evidenziano i problemi della condizione femminile. (Buchdeckel verso)
Dolce per sé by Dacia Maraini( Book )
40 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 412 libraries worldwide
Takes the form of letters between Vera, a widely travelled playwright, and six-year old Flavia, the niece of Vera's lover, violinist Edoardo
Memoirs of a female thief by Dacia Maraini( Book )
78 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in 8 languages and held by 367 libraries worldwide
Een Italiaanse vrouw vertelt over haar leven aan de zelfkant van de maatschappij
L'età del malessere by Dacia Maraini( Book )
53 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 315 libraries worldwide
Buio by Dacia Maraini( Book )
47 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in Italian and German and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Isolina by Dacia Maraini( Book )
31 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 306 libraries worldwide
Roman fra Verona omkring 1900
La vacanza by Dacia Maraini( Book )
48 editions published between 1962 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 290 libraries worldwide
Een 14-jarig meisje wil in de zomer van 1944 het echte leven leren kennen, los van het nonneninternaat waar zij de rest van het jaar verblijft
Donna in guerra by Dacia Maraini( Book )
50 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Darkness : fiction by Dacia Maraini( Book )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
"The seeds for the twelve interconnected crime stories in Darkness came from the pages of the Italian daily papers. In sparse prose that echoes the files of a police report, Dacia Maraini gives a resounding voice to the string of victims who receive only fleeting mention in the media each day. Among them is twelve-year-old Viollca, an Albanian sold into prostitution by her parents, who hope she will soon return with enough money to pay for her dowry and a new roof. And the boy Tano, who brings charges of physical abuse against his father. Two years and the death of his younger brother pass before anyone at the police station will believe him
Woman at war by Dacia Maraini( Book )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
Colomba : [romanzo] by Dacia Maraini( Book )
33 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Italian and held by 242 libraries worldwide
En forfatterinde hører det banke på døren, udenfor står en person som forlanger at blive lyttet til. Med udgangspunkt i en abruzzisk skov i 2002 bliver en splittet families dramatiske historie nu fortalt
Bagheria by Dacia Maraini( Book )
54 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 220 libraries worldwide
In Bagheria, Dacia Maraini revisits the landscape of early memory. She describes Sicily in sensuous detail, the town of Bagheria, and the ancestral villa to which she returned as a child after two horrific years of imprisonment with her family in a Japanese concentration camp. The Villa Valguarnera recalls Maraini's spiritual struggles and her rebellion against the elitism of her class. She also discusses her experience of child abuse.Bagheria is a tale of corruption: centuries of the town's past unfold alongside Maraini's family history as she details the involvement of the mafia in the architectural decimation of Bagheria in the 1970s
Il treno per Helsinki by Dacia Maraini( Book )
28 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 219 libraries worldwide
Onderweg naar een congres in Helsinki spitsen de ideologische en relationele problemen in een groep Italiaanse links-radicale jongeren zich toe
Il treno dell'ultima notte by Dacia Maraini( Book )
18 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in Italian and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Train to Budapest by Dacia Maraini( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Amara, a young Italian journalist, is sent to report on the growing political divide between East and West in post-war central Europe. She also has a more personal mission: to find out what happened to Emanuele, her soul mate from before the war when both were children in Florence. From Auschwitz to Budapest, a journey into the bleeding heart of the twentieth century
The age of malaise by Dacia Maraini( Book )
8 editions published between 1963 and 1987 in English and Chinese and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Un clandestino a bordo by Dacia Maraini( Book )
22 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Dacia Maraini, scrivendo una lettera all'amico Enzo Siciliano, rievoca la dolorosa esperienza della perdita - poco prima della nascita - di un figlio fortemente desiderato, e s'interroga sulla maternità, sui motivi che nella nostra società inducono alcune donne ad abortire mentre presso popolazioni con religione e usanze molto lontane dalle nostre la nascita di un figlio resta un evento irrinunciabile. L'autrice indaga inoltre sui significati mitologici, erotici, mercantili del corpo femminile e analizza il linguaggio della seduzione, la violenza, lo stupro, la prostituzione, il piacere, il senso di colpa, la verginità, il matrimonio
 
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Alternative Names
Maraini, Dača.
Maraini, Dacia
Marainiová, Dacia 1936-
מאראיני, דאצ׳ה
מאראיני, דאצ'ה
מראיני, דאצ'ה
マライーニ, ダーチャ
Languages
Italian (727)
English (81)
German (51)
Spanish (18)
French (9)
Dutch (7)
Japanese (5)
Chinese (4)
Croatian (3)
Vietnamese (2)
Romanian (2)
Polish (2)
Danish (2)
Turkish (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Catalan (1)
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