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8 edition of Quicksands found in the catalog.

Quicksands

a memoir

by Sybille Bedford

  • 321 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Counterpoint in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bedford, Sybille, -- 1911-,
  • Women authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography,
  • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSybille Bedford
    GenreBiography
    The Physical Object
    Pagination370 p. ;
    Number of Pages370
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15493353M
    ISBN 101582431698

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    Breathless, halting memoir in fragments by the English stylist, friend and biographer of Aldous Huxley, and late-blooming novelist. Bedford begins in the middle of her life, in , when she’s in her early 40s, meandering happily in Switzerland and savoring the publication of her first novel. In a prison where inmates on high floors eat better than those below, who get the scant scraps, one man tries to effect change so everyone gets le-jasmin-briancon.com Of Seasons: 1.

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First seen on DaFont: April 21, le-jasmin-briancon.com Privacy Policy - Contact. Quicksands book. Read 4 reviews from the world. He looked like a hero, or perhaps a hunter. When Clemence Harrell's partner left her to finish their club act alone, Jassim Al /5.

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Mar 07,  · Quicksands: A Memoir [Sybille Bedford] on le-jasmin-briancon.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Her first new book in over 10 years. Bedford is back with what will surely (she says) be her last4/4(10). "Quicksands" gets off to a brilliant start, but illness and old age overtook Bedford during the writing of it, and the last few pages are mere notes.

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Influenced by the geometric. Aug 19,  · The author just describes it so well that I thought I was there in Quicksand Swamp. Also when you finish the book look back at the begining,you will find tons of clues. When you start reading it is hard to stop. In other words your eyes will be stuck in that book.

If you are traveling across the country bring it. I highly reconmend/5(10). About this Book Catalog Record Details. Quicksand, by Nella Larsen. Larsen, Nella. View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized.

Get this Book. Find in a library; Download this page (PDF) Download left page (PDF) Download right page (PDF) Download whole book (PDF)Author: Larsen, Nella. The book Quicksand was a best-seller in Europe and received acclaim for its exploration of social issues facing Sweden.

But will the highly sensitive subject matter transfer to an American audience?Author: Elena Nicolaou. Apr 05,  · With Hanna Ardéhn, Felix Sandman, David Dencik, Anna Björk.

Maja, a student in Stockholm, finds herself on trial for murder after a tragedy at her school. More doubts and suspicions arise when new revelations are made/10(K).

Feb 11,  · Quicksand by Henning Mankell review – uplifting, serious reflections on what it means to be human Henning Mankell at home in Visby in Sweden, Quicksand is an extraordinary book. Though fragmented in structure and somewhat familiar in its elements (at least to Bedford readers), Quicksands is still a deeply ingratiating book, a chance to spend some time with a humane sensibility and to visit a now-vanished world.

On the last page of what must likely be her last book, Bedford writes:" 'Have another glass of wine?' they say/5(). Dec 31,  · O n a sunny July day inAlexis Stern was sitting behind the wheel of the red Ford Fusion her parents had given her the previous year when she’d learned to drive.

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Quicksand is loose, water-logged sand which yields easily to weight or pressure. Quicksand or Quicksands may also refer to: Dry quicksand Quicksand, a Swedish crime drama based on the book. May 01,  · QUICKSANDS A Memoir. By Sybille Bedford. Counterpoint. $ SYBILLE BEDFORD always knew she was a writer.

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Expect Bedford's Quicksands to be the next to get this royal treatment. The Counterpoint reissues. This book, very likely to be Bedford's last (she's 92), will also form the culmination of the Counterpoint reissues of the Bedford backlist.

Look forward to the same crisp, classic packaging for this latest le-jasmin-briancon.com: Sybille Bedford. Jul 02,  · 35 Quicksand scenes in 1 minute. Quicksand once offered filmmakers a simple recipe for excitement, but since the nineties it slowly disappeared from the. Quicksand features intriguing autobiographical parallels with Larsen's own life, in addition to reflecting many aspects of African-American culture of the s.

Alice Walker praised it and Passing (Larsen's second novel, also available in a Dover edition) as "novels I will never le-jasmin-briancon.com: Nella Larsen.Making the web more beautiful, fast, and open through great typography.Jun 24,  · Quicksands: A Memoir. by Sybille Bedford. pp, Hamish Hamilton, £ Sybille Bedford is the most sensual of writers.

No one writes as she does about the smells and colours of Author: Guardian Staff.