WorldCat Identities

Rhys, Jean

Overview
Works: 395 works in 1,128 publications in 12 languages and 27,314 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical fiction  Musical settings  Romance fiction  Drama  Psychological fiction  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Dedicatee, Other, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Correspondent, Contributor
Classifications: PR6035.H96, 823.912
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Most widely held works about Jean Rhys
 
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Most widely held works by Jean Rhys
Good morning, midnight by Jean Rhys( Book )

126 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sasha Jensen is rescued from her dismal room in London where she has been drinking herself to death and returns to Paris where she is picked up by a young man. For the first time in ages, she begins to feel she is still alive, still capable of desires and emotions
After leaving Mr Mackenzie / Jean Rhys by Jean Rhys( Book )

101 editions published between 1930 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julia Martin is in Paris and at the end of her rope. Once beautiful, she was taken care of by men. Now after being dropped by her latest lover, she visits London to see her ailing mother and meets up with her distrustful sister, Norah. This is a haunting picture of two desperate women in a desperate predicament
Quartet by Jean Rhys( Book )

72 editions published between 1929 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 1,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a woman caught in a stranglehold between her lover and his wife. Marya Zelli finds herself dependent on the English couple that have taken her in. A strange complicity among the three entangles Marya in a bizarre sexual and psychological relationship. The situation explodes when her husband is released from prison
Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys( Book )

30 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful and wealthy Antoinette Cosway's passionate love for an English aristocrat threatens to destroy her idyllic West Indian island existence and her very life
Voyage in the dark by Jean Rhys( Book )

67 editions published between 1934 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna Morgan, a teenage girl performing in the chorus at theaters in small English towns, tries to find happiness with Walter Jeffries, who eventually abandons her
Sleep it off, lady : stories by Jean Rhys( Book )

52 editions published between 1919 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen stories which include two in Dominica, the West Indian island where the author was born and three about growing old
Jean Rhys, the complete novels by Jean Rhys( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Last novel in the collection, Wide Sargasso Sea, is a prequel to Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre
The left bank & other stories by Jean Rhys( Book )

21 editions published between 1927 and 2000 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quartet by James Ivory( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and French and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quartet consists of novelist Marya Zelli, her Polish husband, Stephen, wealthy philanderer/artist H.J. Heidler and his wife, Lois. Though she has been indulgent of H.J.'s past indiscretions, Lois isn't keen on her husband carrying on an affair with Marya under their own roof. Meanwhile, Stephen sits in prison, jailed for his various petty thefts. Once Stephen is released, he learns about the triangle. When the dust settles, it is Marya who suffers the most
Memories of morning: night ; Some marches on a ground ; Cello concerto by Gordon Crosse( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voyage dans les ténèbres; roman, traduit de l'anglais par René Dailie by Jean Rhys( Book )

18 editions published between 1973 and 2005 in French and English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edition originale en langue anglaise, 1934. La vie difficile et même misérable d'une actrice de revues théâtrales (genre ##La valse bleue##) qui a quitté ses Antilles natales pour tenter sa chance en Angleterre. De désillusions en déboires, le dernier spectacle qu'elle aura à offrir sera celui de son corps à des inconnus
Let them call it jazz and other stories by Jean Rhys( Book )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and German and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters of Jean Rhys by Jean Rhys( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and French and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memories of morning: night. A monodrama for mezzo-soprano and orchestra by Gordon Crosse( )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tigers are better-looking : with a selection from the Left Bank : stories by Jean Rhys( Book )

17 editions published between 1968 and 1995 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verhalen
Jean Rhys, qui êtes-vous? by Christine Jordis( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in French and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il ne faut pas tirer les oiseaux au repos : nouvelles by Jean Rhys( Book )

4 editions published between 1978 and 1994 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'oiseau moqueur et autres nouvelles by Jean Rhys( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce recueil de nouvelles symbolise le regard décalé et fasciné de la romancière britannique, née aux Antilles d'une mère créole et d'un père anglais. Elle donne à voir le quotidien chaotique du monde d'avant-guerre, du Paris bohème à la République dominicaine en passant par la campagne anglaise. [Memento]
Jean Rhys, the collected short stories by Jean Rhys( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il grande mare dei Sargassi by Jean Rhys( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in Italian and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Wide Sargasso Sea
Alternative Names
Hamer, Ella Gwendolen

Jean Rhys dominicanische Schriftstellerin

Jean Rhys écrivaine britannique

Jean Rhys schrijfster uit Dominica (1890-1979)

Jean Rhys scrittrice britannica

Lenglet, Ella Gwendolen

Rees, Ella Gwendolen

Rees Williams, Ella Gwendolen

Rees Williams, Ella Gwendoline

Rhys, Jean 1890-1979

Rhys, Jean, 1894-1979

Rhys, Jean pseud

Smith, Ella Gwendolen

Williams, Ella Gwendolen Rees

Williams, Ella Gwendolen Rees 1890-1979

Williams, Ella Gwendoline Rees

Williams, Ella Gwendoline Rees, 1890-1979

Williams, Ella Gwendolyn Rees 1890-1979

Джин Рис

ג'ין ריס

ריז, ג'ין

جین ریس

진 리스

ジーン・リース

リース, ジーン

簡·里斯

简·里斯

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After leaving Mr Mackenzie / Jean RhysQuartetWide Sargasso SeaVoyage in the darkSleep it off, lady : storiesLet them call it jazz and other storiesThe letters of Jean RhysTigers are better-looking : with a selection from the Left Bank : stories