WorldCat Identities

Rhys, Jean

Overview
Works: 358 works in 1,461 publications in 19 languages and 28,998 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  Musical settings  Love stories 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Dedicatee, Translator, Conceptor, Contributor, Correspondent
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
Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys( Book )

283 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 5,780 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
Good morning, midnight by Jean Rhys( Book )

121 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,971 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
Quartet by Jean Rhys( Book )

101 editions published between 1928 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 1,773 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
Voyage in the dark by Jean Rhys( Book )

126 editions published between 1900 and 2005 in 11 languages and held by 1,679 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
After leaving Mr. Mackenzie by Jean Rhys( Book )

101 editions published between 1930 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 1,589 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
Tigers are better-looking : with a selection from the Left Bank : stories by Jean Rhys( Book )

83 editions published between 1962 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verhalen
Jean Rhys, the complete novels by Jean Rhys( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 736 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 )

19 editions published between 1927 and 2000 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Rhys letters, 1931-1966 by Jean Rhys( Book )

20 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quartet by James Ivory( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and French and held by 260 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
Tales of the wide Caribbean by Jean Rhys( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1985 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carribean writers series, 33
Memories of morning: night ; Some marches on a ground ; Cello concerto by Gordon Crosse( )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smile please : an unfinished autobiography by Jean Rhys( Book )

49 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys( Recording )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a young woman in the Caribbean whose family's past will be used against her by her cold-hearted and prideful husband, Rochester
Let them call it jazz and other stories by Jean Rhys( Book )

8 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 71 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

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

2 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in French and English 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]
Voyage in the dark by Jean Rhys( Recording )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Rhys review( )

in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meng hui zao hai by Rui Si( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in Chinese and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Wide Sargasso Sea
Alternative Names
Rees Williams, Ella Gwendolen

Rees Williams, Ella Gwendolen, 1908-1979

Rhys, Jean 1894-1979

Williams, Ella Gwendolen Rees.

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Good morning, midnightQuartetVoyage in the darkAfter leaving Mr. MackenzieTigers are better-looking : with a selection from the Left Bank : storiesJean Rhys letters, 1931-1966Smile please : an unfinished autobiographyLet them call it jazz and other stories