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Rhys, Jean

Works: 40 works in 366 publications in 10 languages and 14,382 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Conference papers and proceedings  Short stories  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6035.H96, 823.912
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Publications about Jean Rhys
Publications by Jean Rhys
Most widely held works by Jean Rhys
Quartet by Jean Rhys( Book )
68 editions published between 1929 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 1,535 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
Voyage in the dark by Jean Rhys( Book )
79 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in 8 languages and held by 960 libraries worldwide
Anna leaves the warmth of the West Indies for the cold, grey England of 1914, with its narrow streets and even narrower rules. She comes to understand a world where people offer you no help unless you're willing to pay a price
Tigers are better-looking : with a selection from the Left Bank : stories by Jean Rhys( Book )
43 editions published between 1968 and 1996 in English and held by 923 libraries worldwide
Quartet by Dustin Hoffman( visu )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 237 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
Let them call it jazz and other stories by Jean Rhys( Book )
5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Smile please : an unfinished autobiography by Jonathan Keates( Book )
32 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Humoristiche roman over het leven van homomannen in Londen aan de vooravond van het nieuwe millennium
My day : three pieces by Jean Rhys( Book )
7 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
The early novels by Jean Rhys( Book )
7 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Tigers are better-looking by Jean Rhys( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Acque infide e altri racconti by Jean Rhys( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in Italian and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Focus on Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys by Anthony Fowles( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Jean Rhys, a critical study by Thomas F Staley( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Jean Rhys, woman in passage : a critical study of the novels of Jean Rhys by Helen Nebeker( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
The emergence of Jean Rhys as a major literary discovery of the twentieth century, after years of obscurity, is now almost common academic knowledge. In this second edition of what is acknowledged to have been the first complete study of the novels of Rhys by a woman-- not a feminist-- scholar, Nebeker uncovers "levels of complexity, technical and thematic, which lead into shadowy mazes of Freudian symbols and Jungian archetype. These complexities of symbol and archtype culminate in the final genius of Rhys's last and most acclaimed novel, Wide Sargasso Sea, where as Nebeker demonstrates, Rhys herself emerges as Myth-maker, revealing the archetypal female consciousness"--Back cover
Las cartas de Jean Rhys by Jean Rhys( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
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English (287)
French (20)
Spanish (13)
Italian (5)
Danish (5)
Japanese (2)
Hungarian (2)
German (1)
Russian (1)
Turkish (1)
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