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Hébert, Anne

Overview
Works: 571 works in 1,904 publications in 14 languages and 20,348 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  History  Romance fiction  Horror fiction 
Roles: Author, Performer, Translator, Adapter, Other, Interviewee, Composer, Lyricist, Dedicatee, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PQ3919.H37, 843
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Most widely held works by Anne Hébert
Kamouraska; roman by Anne Hébert( Book )

139 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the murder of her husband and her subsequent remarriage to her lover, Elizabeth is increasingly obsessed with the violence of her past and the similarities between her two marriages. Set in turn of the century Quebec
Les fous de Bassan : roman by Anne Hébert( Book )

100 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two teenagers who go for a stroll along a beach in Gaspe never return. When the body of one of them is washed ashore days later, the community of Griffin Creek realize they have been murdered
Les enfants du sabbat : roman by Anne Hébert( Book )

56 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The convent of the Sisters of the Precious Blood guard their terrible secrets
Les chambres de bois, roman by Anne Hébert( Book )

71 editions published between 1958 and 2001 in 6 languages and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Quebec girl marries her "prince Charming" only to find herself trapped in a strange triangle with her husband and his sister. First published 1958 as "Les chambres de bois."
Le premier jardin : roman by Anne Hébert( Book )

43 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flora Fontages is a famous Parisian actress who has been in exile from her native Canada for twenty years. When word comes that her long-estranged daughter, Maud, has disappeared in Quebec City, she decides to return home, accepting the part of Winnie, the old crone in Samuel Beckett's Happy Days, at a local theatre. The visit unexpectedly turns into a devastating confrontation with her past and present illusions, as Flora finds she must come to terms with all the roles she has ever played in life, as actress, woman, mother, child, and lover
Le torrent : nouvelles by Anne Hébert( Book )

89 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Héloïse : roman by Anne Hébert( Book )

38 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about entrancement, possession
L'enfant chargé de songes : roman by Anne Hébert( Book )

39 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Julien seeks liberation in Paris, he reflects on one fateful autumn of his childhood, spent near Quebec City. A wild and beautiful young women captivates both Julien and his sister, Hĺène, promising freedom and ecstasy, but giving recklessness and tragedy. Governor General's Award for French fiction, 1992
Poèmes by Anne Hébert( Book )

37 editions published between 1940 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un habit de lumière : roman by Anne Hébert( Book )

23 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the Almevida family, Spanish immigrants living in the heart of Paris. Pedro, his wife Rose-Alba and their son Miguel, all have a dream to return to Spain to repossess their dignity. Pedro wants to save for a small rural vineyard back home, but his wife and son have other ideas. When a mysterious stranger enters their lives and offers Rose-Alba and Miguel all they seek, the family is torn apart
Day has no equal but night : poems by Anne Hébert( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and French and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first book of new poems in 20 years by the most renowned French Canadian poet of the 20th century. Anne Hébert's haunting poems reflect her apocalyptic vision, which includes the death of love as well as the death of the planet. Bilingual edition. --BOA Editions
St-Denys Garneau & Anne Hébert by Saint-Denys Garneau( Book )

27 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aurélien, Clara, Mademoiselle et le Lieutenant anglais : récit by Anne Hébert( Book )

16 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in French and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Après une brève initiation amoureuse par un lieutenant anglais, meurtri et fuyant, une jeune femme retourne vivre auprès de son père, un veuf silencieux qui s'occupe d'elle depuis sa naissance. Un conte plutôt tragique, à la fin elliptique, situé dans la région de Québec. L'auteure renoue avec l'univers tourmenté et poétique d'oeuvres antérieures, et confirme sa prédilection pour les enfances d'exception et les "mouvements du sang". [SDM]
Œuvre poétique, 1950-1990 by Anne Hébert( Book )

23 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'édition reprend ##Le tombeau des rois## et ##Mystère de la parole## (déjà rassemblés dans ##Poèmes##, Editions du Seuil, 1960), ainsi que ##Le jour n'a d'égal que la nuit##, poèmes écrits entre 1961 et 1989, publiés par Boréal en novembre 1992. De cette poésie, Pierre Emmanuel écrivait en 1953 qu'elle était tracée "dans l'os par la pointe d'un poignard"; mais on se doit de signaler le caractère "très inégal" (L. Bourassa) des poèmes écrits dans les années 1980. A noter que l'édition n'est pas complète: il manque, en particulier, le textes des ##Songes en équilibre## (1942)
La cage ; suivi de L'île de la Demoiselle by Anne Hébert( Book )

15 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

##La cage##: l'héroïne, bonne et simple, sera victime d'un juge. Variation sur le thème de la Corriveau. ##L'île de la Demoiselle##: l'héroïne se retrouve exclue du monde pour avoir résisté au désir du sieur de Roberval et suivi l'élan de son coeur amoureux. Inspiré de l'##Heptaméron## de Marguerite de Navarre
Dialogue sur la traduction, à propos du Tombeau des rois by Anne Hébert( Book )

20 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in French and English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scott, poète et érudit, appartient à l'histoire littéraire du Canada pour avoir contribué en 1936 à la publication de la première anthologie de poésie canadienne, ##New provinces : poems of several authors##. [SDM]
Le torrent, suivi de deux nouvelles inédites by Anne Hébert( Book )

26 editions published between 1963 and 1974 in French and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le jour n'a d'égal que la nuit by Anne Hébert( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in French and English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hebert's poetic gift is in perfect pitch here as she reveals life's profundity in even the most common occurrences in poems that meditate on nature, solitude, war, love, aging, and the creative process. --House of Anansi Press
Est-ce que je te dérange? : récit by Anne Hébert( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in French and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entre songe et réalité, ce récit poétique nous livre les mécanismes de la fascination et de l'obsession. Sous la douceur apparente se tapit une extreme violence
Le temps sauvage, La mercière assassinée [et] Les invités au procès; théâtre by Anne Hébert( Book )

16 editions published between 1967 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Le premier jardin : roman
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Les fous de Bassan : romanLe premier jardin : romanL'enfant chargé de songes : romanUn habit de lumière : romanAnne Hébert : le secret de vie et de mortAnne Hébert : selected poemsThe art and genius of Anne Hébert : essays on her works : night and the day are one
Alternative Names
Anna Hébert

Anne Hébert Canadees dichteres (1916-2000)

Anne Hébert Canadian author and poet

Anne Hébert scrittrice, poetessa e sceneggiatrice canadese

Hébert, A.

Hébert, A. (Anne)

Hébert Anne

Анна Ебер

Эбер, Анна

آن ابر

آن إيبير

ئان ئێبێر

에베르, 안 1916-2000

安娜·埃贝尔

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