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Bowles, Jane 1917-1973

Overview
Works: 171 works in 502 publications in 16 languages and 11,328 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Short stories  Records and correspondence  Biographies  Short stories, American  Musical settings  Drama  Novels  Personal correspondence 
Roles: Author, Translator, Other
Classifications: PS3503.O837, 818.5209
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My sister's hand in mine : an expanded edition of the collected works of Jane Bowles by Jane Bowles( Book )

32 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the published works of the elusive American author, including the novel Two serious ladies, and a play
Two serious ladies by Jane Auer Bowles( Book )

90 editions published between 1943 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Christina Goering, eccentric and adventurous, and Frieda Copperfield, anxious but enterprising, are two serious ladies who want to live outside of themselves. Old friends, each will take a surprising path in search of salvation: during a visit to Panama, Mrs. Copperfield abandons her husband, finding solace in a relationship with a teenage prostitute; while Miss Goering, a wealthy spinster, pursues sainthood via sordid encounters with the basest of men. At the end the two women meet again, each radically altered by her experience"--Provided by publisher
Collected works by Jane Bowles( Book )

8 editions published between 1966 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music of Paul Bowles by Paul Bowles( )

6 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Best American short stories, 1978( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feminine wiles by Jane Bowles( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the summer house by Jane Bowles( Book )

23 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected works of Jane Bowles by Jane Bowles( Book )

23 editions published between 1966 and 1989 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plain pleasures by Jane Bowles( Book )

14 editions published between 1966 and 2005 in English and Turkish and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bundel verhalen, op één na (Andrew) met vrouwelijke hoofdpersonen, die in veel gevallen uit hun evenwicht zijn en eigenaardig op hun omgeving reageren
The portable Paul and Jane Bowles by Paul Bowles( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everything is nice : collected stories, sketches and plays by Jane Bowles( Book )

8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the definitive edition of Jane Bowles' stories, with a biographical note and photos. Jane Bowles wrote very little: just one perfect novel, Two Serious Ladies , a play, In the Summer House , and the dozen or so stories collected in this volume. But it was enough to establish a reputation as one of the twentieth century's most original fiction writers. From the title story where an American woman is led to a house in 'blue moslem town' by a veiled woman with porcupines in her basket, to Camp Cataract, a Colorado-based tour de force of middle-class claustrophobia and dread, Everything is Nice takes you into an edgy and exhilarating, tragicomic world
Two serious ladies by Jane Auer Bowles( Book )

5 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cross section 1945 : a collection of new American writing by Edwin Seaver( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trout stream ; A stick of green candy ; Narcissus Bay ; Camp Cataract by Denton Welch( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Einfache Freuden Erzählungen by Jane Bowles( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in German and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected works of Jane Bowles : with a new introduction by Jane Bowles( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liang wei yan su de nu ren by Bo er si( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in Chinese and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eine richtige kleine Sünde : Prosa etc. by Jane Bowles( Book )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in German and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out in the world : selected letters of Jane Bowles, 1935-1970 by Jane Bowles( Book )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plaisirs paisibles by Jane Bowles( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The portable Paul and Jane Bowles
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Two serious ladiesPlain pleasuresThe portable Paul and Jane BowlesTwo serious ladiesThe trout stream ; A stick of green candy ; Narcissus Bay ; Camp CataractOut in the world : selected letters of Jane Bowles, 1935-1970February house
Alternative Names
Auer Bowles, Jane

Auer Bowles, Jane 1917-1973

Auer, Jane

Auer, Jane 1917-1973

Auer, Jane Sidney, 1917-1973

Auer, Jane Sydney

Auer Jane Sydney 1917-1973

Bowles Jane

Bowles, Jane 1917-1973

Bowles, Jane Auer

Bowles Jane Auer 1917-1973

Jane Bowles

Jane Bowles Amerikaans auteur

Jane Bowles amerykańska pisarka

Jane Bowles scrittrice e drammaturga statunitense

Jane Bowles US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin und Dramatikerin

Джейн Ауэр

Џејн Боулс

جاين بولز

ボウルズ, ジェイン

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