Книга: Henry James «What Maisie Knew»

What Maisie Knew

During her parents' bitter divorce, young Maisie finds herself shuttled between her vain father and egotistical mother, who, constantly distracted and self-involved, value her only as a means for provoking each other. When both take lovers and remarry, Maisie - solitary, observant and wise beyond her years - is drawn into an increasingly entangled adult world of games and betrayal, until she is finally compelled to choose her own future.

Издательство: "Penguin Books Ltd." (2013)

Формат: 125x195, 350 стр.

ISBN: 978-0-141-39403-9

Купить за 449 руб на Озоне

Другие книги автора:

КнигаОписаниеГодЦенаТип книги
Daisy Miller: Pre-Intermediate Level (+ 2 CD-ROM)Sometimes, Winterbourne thought that Daisy did not feel anything at all. This thought annoyed him. "Daisy is a foolish child who doesn't have good manners", he said to himself. "People have turned… — Macmillan Education, (формат: 130x200, 96 стр.) Macmillan Readers Подробнее...2011899бумажная книга
The Portrait of a LadyTransplanted to Europe from her native America, Isabel Archer has candour, beauty, intelligence, an independent spirit and a marked enthusiasm for life. An unexpected inheritance apparently gives her… — АСТ, ОГИЗ, Астрель, (формат: 60x50/12, 660 стр.) Неадаптированные издания на языке оригинала Подробнее...2006274.4бумажная книга
The Complete Letters of Henry James: 1876-1878: Volume 1This critical and scholarly edition presents the complete letters of Henry James, one of the great novelists and letter writers of the English language. Comprising more than ten thousand letters and… — University of Nebraska Press, Подробнее...20123155.4бумажная книга
Daisy Miller (+ Audio CD)A masterpiece by the great American realist Henry James. Daisy Miller is the story of an innocent girl's love and recognition in a society where respectable behaviour counts for everything — Macmillan Publishers, Macmillan Readers Подробнее...2006865бумажная книга
Penguin Readers 3: The Turn of the ScrewA young woman comes to a big house to teach two young children. It's her first job and she wants to do it well. But she begins to see strange things the ghosts of dead people. Do the ghosts want the… — Pearson Education (Longman), Penguin Readers 3 Подробнее...2008585бумажная книга
The Turn of the Screw&The Aspern Papers"The Turn of the Screw" is the classic ghost story for which James is most remembered. Set in a country house, it is a chilling tale of the supernatural." The Aspern Papers" is a tale of Americans in… — Wordsworth, Wordsworth Classics Подробнее...1993232бумажная книга
Washington Square"Washington Square" marks the culmination of James’s apprentice period as a novelist. With sharply focused attention upon just four principal characters, James provides an acute analysis of… — Wordsworth, Wordsworth Classics Подробнее...2001219бумажная книга
What Maisie KnewThe child of parents who divorce, remarry and then embark on adulterous affairs, Maisie Farange survives by her intelligence and spirit. For all its sombre theme of childhood innocence exposed to a… — Wordsworth, Wordsworth Classics Подробнее...2002222бумажная книга
Oxford Bookworms Library 4: Washington SquareWhen a handsome young man begins to court Catherine Sloper, she feels she is very lucky. She is a quiet, gentle girl, but neither beautiful nor clever; no one had ever admired her before, or come to… — Oxford University Press, Oxford Bookworms Library Подробнее...2008481бумажная книга
The Ivory TowerКнига представляет собой репринтное издание 1917 года (издательство "New York, C. Scribner's sons" ). Несмотря на то, что… — Книга по Требованию, - Подробнее...19171315бумажная книга
The OutcryThe Outcry is a novel by Henry James published in 1911. This light comedy was originally conceived as a play. James cast the material in a three-actdrama in 1909, but like so many of his plays, it… — Книга по Требованию, - Подробнее...19111310бумажная книга
The Middle YearsDoctor Hugh, at this, hesitated, and Dencombe, in spite of a desire to pass for unconscious, risked a covert glance at him. What his eyes met this time, as happened, was, on the part of the young… — Книга по Требованию, - Подробнее...1917680бумажная книга
Daisy MillerA masterpiece by the great American realist Henry James. Daisy Miller is the story of an innocent girl's love and recognition in a society where respectable behaviour counts for everything — Macmillan Publishers, Macmillan Readers Подробнее...2008700бумажная книга
The Turn of the ScrewHarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential classics. Revered as one of the greatest ghost stories ever told, James's The Turn of the Screw is an eerie Victorian… — HarperCollins Publishers, - Подробнее...2011216бумажная книга
Sketches of Moravian Life and CharacterКнига представляет собой репринтное издание. Несмотря на то, что была проведена серьезная работа по… — Книга по Требованию, - Подробнее...20101314бумажная книга

Henry James

El hombre es la suma de sus fantasías.

Источник: Henry James

См. также в других словарях:

  • What Maisie Knew — Infobox Book | name = What Maisie Knew title orig = translator = image caption = First edition cover of What Maisie Knew author = Henry James cover artist = country = United Kingdom United States language = English series = genre = Novel… …   Wikipedia

  • What Maisie Knew — Ce que savait Maisie Ce que savait Maisie Première édition de What Maisie Knew Auteur Henry James Genre roman …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ce que savait Maisie — Première édition de What Maisie Knew Auteur Henry James Genre …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Henry James — Infobox Writer name = Henry James Jr. caption = Henry James in 1890 pseudonym = birthdate = Birth date|1843|4|15 birthplace = New York City deathdate = Death date and age|1916|2|28|1843|4|15 deathplace = London occupation = Novelist genre = Novel …   Wikipedia

  • Alexander Skarsgård — Nombre real Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgård Nacimiento 25 de agosto de 1976 (35 años) …   Wikipedia Español

  • English literature — Introduction       the body of written works produced in the English language by inhabitants of the British Isles (including Ireland) from the 7th century to the present day. The major literatures written in English outside the British Isles are… …   Universalium

Поделиться ссылкой на выделенное

Прямая ссылка:
Нажмите правой клавишей мыши и выберите «Копировать ссылку»