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Winter's Tales

Isak (Karen Blixen) Dinesen

If one theme unifies the 11 tales collected here, it is that of longing. Written after her return from Kenya and during the dark days of the Nazi occupation, they derive their themes and locales from Isak Dinesen's childhood in Denmark. Isak Dinesen was the pen-name of Karen Blixen, who was born in Rungsted, Denmark in 1885. After studying art at C...
Publish Date
2001
September 27
First Published in 1942
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3.89
ISBN
9780141185880
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