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  • Babette's Feast and Other Stories by Isak Dinesen
    Babette's Feast and Other Stories (English, Paperback) Isak Dinesen, Karen Blixen

    These five rich, witty and magical stories from the author of Out of Africa include one of her most well known tales, `Babette's Feast', which was made into the classic film. It tells the story of a French cook working in a puritanical Norwegian community, who treats her employers to the decadent feast of a lifetime. There is also a real-life Prospero and his Ariel in `Tempests', a mysterious...

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  • Seven Gothic Tales by Isak Dinesen
    Seven Gothic Tales (English, Paperback) Isak Dinesen

    Seven short fantasies set in the nineteenth century explore the psychological dimensions of familiar landscapes and human experiences

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  • Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen (Karen Blixen)
    Out of Africa (English, Paperback) Isak Dinesen (Karen Blixen) $17.31
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  • Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen
    Out of Africa (English, Hardback) Isak Dinesen, Karen Blixen

    In describing her experiences managing a coffee plantation in Kenya, the author provides insight into the nature of African life

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  • Anecdotes of Destiny by Isak Dinesen
    Anecdotes of Destiny (English, Paperback) Isak Dinesen

    In the classic "Babette's Feast," a mysterious Frenchwoman prepares sumptuous feast for a gathering of religious ascetics and, in doing so, introduces them to the true essence of grace. In "The Immortal Story," a miserly old tea-trader living in Canton wishes for power and finds redemption as he turns an oft-told sailors' tale into reality for a young man and woman. And in the magnificent novella...

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  • Last Tales by Isak Dinesen
    Last Tales (English, Paperback) Isak Dinesen

    Last Tales is a collection of twelve of the last tales that Isak Dinesen wrote before her death in 1962. They include seven tales from Albondocani, a projected novel that was never completed; "The Caryatids," an unfinished Gothic tale of a couple bedeviled by an old letter and a gypsy's spell; and three tales of winter, including "Converse at Night in Copenhagen," a drunken, all-night conversation...

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  • Out of Africa ; and, Shadows on the Grass by Isak Dinesen
    Out of Africa ; and, Shadows on the Grass (English, Paperback) Isak Dinesen

    With classic simplicity and a painter's feeling for atmosphere and detail, Isak Dinesen tells of the years she spent from 1914 to 1931 managing a coffee plantation in Kenya.

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  • Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen (Karen Blixen)
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  • Babette's Feast and Other Stories by Isak Dinesen
    Babette's Feast and Other Stories (English, Paperback) Isak Dinesen, Karen Blixen

    Includes five stories from the author of "Out of Africa".

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  • Winter's Tales by Isak Dinesen
    Winter's Tales (English, Paperback) Isak Dinesen

    Isak Dinesen was the pen-name of Karen Blixen, who was born in Rungsted, Denmark in 1885. After studying art, she married her cousin, Baron Bror Blixen-Finecke. Together they went to Kenya to manage a coffee plantation. After their divorce, she continued to run the plantation until a collapse in the coffee market forced her back to Denmark.

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  • Seven Gothic Tales by Isak Dinesen
    Seven Gothic Tales (English, Paperback) Isak Dinesen

    A collection of seven tales, whose settings range from Tuscany and Elsinore, to a dhow on its way from Lamu to Zanzibar. It is shot through with themes of love and desire - from the maiden lady who now believes herself to have been the grand courtesan of her time to the Count whose wife is so jealous that she cannot bear him to admire her jewels.

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  • Shadows on the Grass by Isak Dinesen
    Shadows on the Grass (English, Paperback) Isak Dinesen, Karen Blixen

    Includes four stories that illuminate the author's love both for the African people, their dignity and traditions, and for the beauty and wildness of the landscape.

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  • Winter's Tales by Isak Dinesen
    Winter's Tales (English, Paperback) Isak Dinesen

    Tells the stories of a struggling author, Danish country life, a brave Frenchwoman, a young sailor, a young married couple, a dreamer, and a wealthy child

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  • Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen
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