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Isak Dinesen/Karen Blixen

Aage Henriksen

Isak Dinesen/Karen Blixen

the work and the life

by Aage Henriksen

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962.,
  • Authors, Danish -- 20th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Aage Henriksen ; translated by William Mishler ; introduction by Poul Houe.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT8175.B545 Z699 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination197 p. ;
    Number of Pages197
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2405740M
    ISBN 100312017774
    LC Control Number87036715

    Karen Blixen, Writer: Out of Africa. Karen Blixen was born on Ap in Rungsted, Denmark as Karen Christentze Dinesen. She was a writer, known for Out of Africa (), Ringen and Babette's Feast (). She was married to Bror Frederik von Blixen-Finecke. She died on September 7, in tion: Writer. This book is the first to show by detailed analysis the development of Karen Blixen's/Isak Dinesen's relationship with the legendary hunter Denys Finch Hatton. The friendship, which lasted thirteen years, was strongly influenced by the presence or /5(52).

    Aage Henriksen: Det guddommelige barn og andre essays om Karen Blixen, Isak Dinesen/Karen Blixen. The Work and the Life, Professor Aage Henriksen’s essays about Karen Blixen and her tales are based on his close acquaintance with her and his own theosophical philosophy. " The Academy-Award-winning movie "Out of Africa" was based in part on this biography of Isak Dinesen/Karen "Tanne" von Blixen. "Sally | 10/26/" I am so facinated by Karen Blixin, who wrote under the pen name of Isak Dinesen. Sucha beautiful, adventurous and exodic life. Full of wonder and deep : $

    Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Get this from a library! Isak Dinesen/Karen Blixen: the work and the life. [Aage Henriksen] -- A leading Danish critic and long-time friend of the late author offers a compilation of essays on Dinesen's life and work, critically analyzing her diverse writings, the .


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Isak Dinesen takes up the absorbing story of her life in Kenya begun in the unforgettable Out of Africa, which she published under the name of Karen Blixen. With warmth and humanity these four stories illuminate her love both for the African people, their dignity and traditions, and for the beauty and wildness of the landscape.

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The first three were written in the s and the last, /5(2). Isak Dinesen (Karen Blixen) from Last Tales: By the ancient city gate sat an old coffee-brown, black-veiled woman who made her living by telling stories.

She said: "You want a tale, sweet lady and gentleman. Indeed I have told many tales, one more than a thousand, since that time when I first let young men tell me, myself, tales of a red rose, two smooth lily buds, and four silky.

Isak Dinesen (Karen Blixen) Published by Penguin 60's / Penguin Books. ISBN ISBN a torn or bent corner. Aged book. Tanned pages and age spots, however, this will not interfere with reading. Grubby book may have mild dirt or some staining, mostly on the edges of pages.

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Danish writer, who mixed in her work supernatural elements, aestheticism, and erotic undertones with .Isak Dinesen is one of the pen names used by Danish author Karen Dinesen-Blixen. She married her cousin and moved to Africa to manage a coffee .