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Marks, Grace b. 1827

Overview
Works: 13 works in 26 publications in 14 languages and 220 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Psychological fiction 
Classifications: PR9199.3.A8, 813.54
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Publications about Grace Marks
Most widely held works about Grace Marks
    Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood( Book )
    7 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and Norwegian and held by 112 libraries worldwide
    A fictionalized account of Grace Marks, a maid who murdered her employer and his mistress in Canada in 1843. A stablehand who was her accomplice and who claimed she put him up to it was hung for the crime, while she ended up in a lunatic asylum. The novel analyzes the question: was she actually less guilty, crazy, or smarter?
    Captive by Margaret Atwood( Book )
    3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in French and held by 45 libraries worldwide
    Ce roman s'inspire d'un sanglant fait divers suivi d'un grand procès qui ont bouleversé le Haut-Canada victorien du 19e siècle (1843). L'héroïne, qui a échappé de peu à la peine capitale, se confie progressivement à un médecin américain et se prête à des séances pré-psychanalytiques. Le suspense se maintient jusqu'aux dernières pages. Au lecteur de juger si Grace Marks fut tentatrice ou victime, complice ou otage. Pour certains critiques cette ambiguïté du personnage principal concerne la femme en général. Et le milieu féministe est déchiré. [SDM]
    Alias Grace : Roman by Margaret Atwood( Book )
    4 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in German and Spanish and held by 28 libraries worldwide
    Im Mittelpunkt dieses Romans steht Grace Marks, eine historische Gestalt der Mitte des 19. Jahrhunderts, die im Alter von 16 Jahren eines Doppelmordes angeklagt und zu einer lebenslangen Freiheitsstrafe verurteilt wurde. Für ihren Fall, der in Kanada grosses Aufsehen erregte, interessiert sich 16 Jahre nach der Tat auch der aufstrebende junge Nervenarzt Dr. Simon Jordan. Er möchte ihre Behauptung, sich nicht an die Mordnacht erinnern zu können, überprüfen
    Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood( Book )
    1 edition published in 1996 in Dutch and held by 12 libraries worldwide
    Een 32-jarige vrouw vertelt aan haar psychiater hoe ze 16 jaar eerder, in 1843, in Canada tot levenslang is veroordeeld voor medeplichtigheid aan de moord op haar werkgever en diens huishoudster
    L'altra Grace by Margaret Atwood( Book )
    1 edition published in 1997 in Italian and held by 5 libraries worldwide
    Nimeltään Grace by Margaret Atwood( Book )
    2 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in Finnish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
    Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood( Book )
    1 edition published in 1998 in Croatian and held by 3 libraries worldwide
    Historisk roman om tjenestepigen Grace Marks, der som 16-årig i 1843 blev anklaget for medskyld i mordet på sine arbejdsgivere i Toronto, hvortil hun var emigreret fra Irland
    Greis by Margaret Atwood( Book )
    1 edition published in 1999 in Lithuanian and held by 3 libraries worldwide
    al-Mudhnibah : riwāyah by Margaret Atwood( Book )
    1 edition published in 2005 in Arabic and held by 2 libraries worldwide
    Nam-i diğer Grace by Margaret Atwood( Book )
    1 edition published in 1997 in Turkish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
    Grace i Grace by Margaret Atwood( Book )
    1 edition published in 1998 in Polish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
    A fictionalized account of Grace Marks, a maid who murdered her employer and his mistress in Canada in 1843. A stablehand who was her accomplice and who claimed she put him up to it was hung for the crime, while she ended up in a lunatic asylum. The novel analyzes the question: was she actually less guilty, crazy, or smarter?
    Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood( Book )
    1 edition published in 1997 in Danish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
    Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood( Sound Recording )
    2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    A novel about the true story of the young servant who murdered her employer and his mistress in Ontario in the 1840s
 
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Languages
English (8)
German (3)
French (3)
Finnish (2)
Danish (1)
Croatian (1)
Italian (1)
Lithuanian (1)
Arabic (1)
Polish (1)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
Turkish (1)
Norwegian (1)
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