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Mayes, Frances

Overview
Works: 117 works in 779 publications in 20 languages and 26,815 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Drama  Domestic fiction  Travel writing  Film adaptations  Autobiographies  Detective and mystery fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Cookbooks 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Narrator, Signer
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Swan : a novel by Frances Mayes( Book )

47 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the body of her mother, a suicide nineteen years early, is mysteriously exhumed, Ginger Mason returns to her small Georgia hometown and is reunited with her reclusive brother as dark secrets about their family begin to surface
Women in sunlight : a novel by Frances Mayes( Book )

13 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four American women become unexpected friends during a magical year in Tuscany marked by a writer's complicated relationship with the subject of her biography, long-postponed dreams, and shifting senses of adventure and bravery
Bringing Tuscany home : sensuous style from the heart of Italy by Frances Mayes( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shares the essential elements and principles of the Tuscan lifestyle and furnishes suggestions, ideas, and creative projects designed to bring the spirit of Tuscany into one's own home
The discovery of poetry : a field guide to reading and writing poems by Frances Mayes( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning with basic terminology and techniques, Mayes shows how focusing on one aspect of a poem can help you to better understand, appreciate, and enjoy the reading and writing experience
The Tuscan sun cookbook : recipes from our Italian kitchen by Frances Mayes( Book )

8 editions published in 2012 in English and Italian and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of more than 150 Italian recipes, focusing on antipasti, primi, secondi, and other dishes
Women in sunlight by Frances Mayes( Recording )

16 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three American women, new friends, all older single women, have taken a lease on a stone manse in Tuscany. They are escaping, reinventing, and reevaluating the fates expected of them as aging women in America. They are novices in a foreign culture, figuring out the day to day, but what they share is a gusto for life and a sturdy if indefinite determination to thrive. Released from their former lives, encouraging each other, and finding a lot of 'why not' courage, each woman becomes more than she'd dreamed she'd be
Under the Tuscan sun : at home in Italy by Frances Mayes( Book )

113 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 15 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mayes, a poet, gourmet cook, and travel writer, tells how she bought and restored an abandoned villa in Tuscany
The best American travel writing 2002( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a wide-ranging anthology of the finest travel writing published over the past year, selected from a wide variety of magazines, newspapers, and websites and encompassing articles and essays on adventures and locales around the world
Bella Tuscany : the sweet life in Italy by Frances Mayes( Book )

66 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 15 languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frances Mayes forsætter sin beretninger om livet i Italien, hun tager på udflugter til Sardinien, Venedig og rundt om borgbyerne omkring Largo Trasimeno. Mad og vin er også vigtige indslag i hverdagen og vi indvies i forfatterens egne opskrifter
The discovery of poetry by Frances Mayes( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under the Tuscan sun : at home in Italy by Frances Mayes( Recording )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poet and author Frances Mayes shares the life she lived and the many people she interacted with in her memoirs of time spent in Italy
Every day in Tuscany : seasons of an Italian life by Frances Mayes( Book )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

& Quot;In this sequel to her New York Times bestsellers Under the Tuscan Sun and Bella Tuscany, the celebrated "bard of Tuscany" (New York Times) Frances Mayes lyrically chronicles her continuing, two decades-long love affair with people of Tuscany, art, cuisine, and lifestyle"--Jacket
A year in the world : journeys of a passionate traveller by Frances Mayes( Book )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De Amerikaanse schrijfster vertelt over haar reizen in onder meer Andalusië, Portugal, Italië, Marokko, Groot-Brittannië, Griekenland, Schotland, Marokko en Turkije
The arts of fire by Frances Mayes( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After such pleasures by Frances Mayes( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swan : a novel by Frances Mayes( Recording )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the body of her mother is mysteriously exhumed, Ginger and her brother grapple with the profound effects of their mother's life and death on their own lives
Under the Tuscan sun by H. G Wells( Visual )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

San Francisco writer Frances Mayes is in a funk when a friend offers her ten days in Tuscany. Not wanting to go, Frances eventually summons up the courage. Once in Tuscany she buys a run-down villa and plunges herself into life-changing adventures and romance
Bringing Tuscany home : sensuous style from the heart of Italy by Frances Mayes( Recording )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The authors share the essence of Tuscan life with specific ideas to bring the beauty and spirit of Tuscany into home decor, meals, gardens, entertaining, and outlook on life
January 6, quarter of four by Frances Mayes( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best American travel writing 2002( Recording )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Swan : a novel
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Bringing Tuscany home : sensuous style from the heart of ItalyThe discovery of poetry : a field guide to reading and writing poemsUnder the Tuscan sun : at home in ItalyThe best American travel writing 2002Bella Tuscany : the sweet life in ItalyThe discovery of poetryUnder the Tuscan sun : at home in ItalyEvery day in Tuscany : seasons of an Italian life
Alternative Names
Frances Mayes Amerikaans romanschrijfster

Frances Mayes insegnante, poetessa e scrittrice statunitense

Frances Mayes US-amerikanische Professorin, Schriftstellerin

Mays, Franses 1940-

Māyz, Frānsīs 1940-

Meja, Frānsisa

Meja, Frānsisa, 1940-

Мэйес, Фрэнсис

מאייס, פרנסס

מאייס, פרנסס. קרייסט, בוב. גינצבורג־הירש, עדי

فرانسيس مايز، 1941-

메이어스, 프랜시스 1940-

フランシス・メイズ

メイズ, フランシス

Languages
English (429)

Polish (42)

French (33)

Dutch (23)

Chinese (21)

Spanish (17)

Italian (13)

Hungarian (12)

German (11)

Finnish (9)

Danish (5)

Czech (4)

Croatian (4)

Hebrew (4)

Thai (3)

Japanese (2)

Portuguese (2)

Arabic (2)

Turkish (2)

Russian (2)