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Eugenides, Jeffrey

Overview
Works: 153 works in 653 publications in 17 languages and 21,890 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works  Love stories  Psychological fiction  Comedy films  Bildungsromans 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Author of introduction, Creator
Classifications: PS3555.U4, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jeffrey Eugenides
Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides ( Book )
151 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 16 languages and held by 5,959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Calliope's friendship with a classmate and her sense of identity are compromised by the adolescent discovery that she is a hermaphrodite, a situation with roots in her grandparents' desperate struggle for survival in the 1920s
The marriage plot by Jeffrey Eugenides ( Book )
45 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madeleine Hanna breaks out of her straight-and-narrow mold when she falls in love with charismatic loner Leonard Bankhead, while at the same time an old friend of hers resurfaces, obsessed with the idea that Madeleine is his destiny
The virgin suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides ( Book )
69 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The five Lisbon sisters are brought up in a strict household, and when the youngest kills herself, the oppression of the remaining sisters intensifies. As Therese, Mary, Bonnie and Lux are pulled deeper into isolation by their domineering mother, a group of neighborhood boys become obsessed with liberating the sisters. But what the boys don't know is, the Lisbon girls are beyond saving
Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides ( Recording )
33 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the spring of 1974, Calliope Stephanides, a student at a girls' school in Grosse Pointe, finds herself drawn to a chain-smoking classmate with a gift for acting. The passion that furtively develops between them--along with Callie's failure to develop--leads Callie to suspect that she is not like other girls. In fact, she is not really a girl at all. The explanation for this shocking state of affairs takes us out of suburbia--back before the Detroit race riots of 1967, before the rise of the Motor City and Prohibition, to 1922, when the Turks sacked Smyrna and Callie's grandparents fled for their lives. Back to a tiny village in Asia Minor where two lovers, and one rare genetic mutation, set in motion the metamorphosis that will turn Callie into a being both mythical and perfectly real: a hermaphrodite
The marriage plot by Jeffrey Eugenides ( Recording )
17 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madeleine Hanna was the dutiful English major who didn't get the memo. While everyone else in the early 1980s was reading Derrida, she was happily absorbed with Jane Austen and George Eliot. But now, in the spring of her senior year, Madeleine has enrolled in a semiotics course to see what all the fuss is about, and, for reasons that have nothing to do with school, life and literature will never be the same
My mistress's sparrow is dead : great love stories from Chekhov to Munro by Jeffrey Eugenides ( Book )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of love story excerpts from classic literary works, culled by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Middlesex, includes selections by such writers as Alice Munro, William Faulkner, and Milan Kundera, in a volume published to benefit the McSweeney literacy project 826 Chicago
The virgin suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides ( )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 1,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The five Lisbon sisters are brought up in a strict household, and when the youngest kills herself, the oppression of the remaining sisters intensifies. As Therese, Mary, Bonnie and Lux are pulled deeper into isolation by their domineering mother, a group of neighborhood boys become obsessed with liberating the sisters. But what the boys don't know is, the Lisbon girls are beyond saving
Thomas Demand by Roxana Marcoci ( Book )
8 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Casebere by Anthony Vidler ( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The switch ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Kassie, a smart, fun-loving single woman..., despite her neurotic best friend Wally's ... objections, decides it's time to have a baby--even if it means doing it herself-- with a little help from a charming sperm donor... But, unbeknownst to her, Kassie's plans go awry because of a last-minute switch that isn't discovered until seven years later-- when Wally gets acquainted with Kassie's cute--though slightly neurotic--son"--Container
The virgin suicides by Sofia Coppola ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the mid-1970s, in a sleepy Michigan community, live the Lisbon sisters, five teenagers whose beauty has bewitched a group of neighborhood boys. Isolated by their over-protective parents, they move like fleeting visions agaisnt the suburban landscape, luminous and unattainable. But when school hunk Trip Fontaine convinces Lux Lisbon and her sisters to go to the prom, the boys' romantic fantasies threaten to come true--until they are engulfed in a stunning chain of events that will change their lives forever
Humboldt's gift by Saul Bellow ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For many years, the great poet Von Humboldt Fleisher and Charlie Citrine, a young man inflamed with a love for literature, were the best of friends. At the time of his death, however, Humboldt is a failure, and Charlie's life has reached a low point: his career is at a standstill, and he's enmeshed in an acrimonious divorce, infatuated with a highly unsuitable young woman, and involved with a neurotic mafioso. And then Humboldt acts from beyond the grave, bestowing upon Charlie an unexpected legacy that may just help him turn his life around
Huwelijk by Jeffrey Eugenides ( Book )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Dutch and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In de jaren tachtig van de 20e eeuw hebben twee studenten en een studente tijdens en vlak na hun afstuderen aan een Amerikaanse universiteit een complexe verhouding
Zhong xing by Jeffrey Eugenides ( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Selbstmord-Schwestern : Roman by Jeffrey Eugenides ( Book )
17 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in German and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anfang der siebziger Jahre, in einer von Ulmen gesäumten Vorstadtstrasse in Nordamerika, richten sich die Blicke einer Schar junger Männer auf ein Haus. Es ist das Haus der Familie Lisbon mit ihren fünf schönen Töchtern: der gescheiten Therese, der pingeligen Mary, der asketischen Bonnie, der scharfen Lux und der blassen, lammfrommen Cecilia. Als sich die jüngste von ihnen aus dem Fenster stürzt, im Sommer, der Zeit der Schlammfliegen, beginnt das Jahr der <<Selbstmorde>>, das die in Baumhäusern und auf Dächern und auf Kühlerhauben versammelten Beobachter für immer verändern wird. (Quelle: Buchumschlag)
Le roman du mariage by Jeffrey Eugenides ( Book )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in French and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madeleine Hanna breaks out of her straight-and-narrow mold when she falls in love with charismatic loner Leonard Bankhead, while at the same time an old friend of hers resurfaces, obsessed with the idea that Madeleine is his destiny
De zelfmoord van de meisjes by Jeffrey Eugenides ( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in Dutch and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Na 20 jaar komt de merkwaardige toedracht rond de zelfmoord van vijf zusjes naar buiten
Las vírgenes suicidas by Jeffrey Eugenides ( Book )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Liebeshandlung by Jeffrey Eugenides ( Book )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rhode Island 1982: Eine junge Frau und 2 Männer schliessen gerade das College ab. Madeleine liebt Leonard, Leonard und Mitchell lieben Madeleine. Alle 3 haben ein kompliziertes Verhältnis zu Bindungen und Glück
La trama nupcial by Jeffrey Eugenides ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Eugenidas, Džefris 1960-
Eugenides, Jeffrey
Eugenides, Jeffrey 1960-
Jūdžinidess, Džefrijs
Yujenidisŭ, Jepʻŭri
Yujenidisŭ, Jep'ŭri 1960-
ユージェニデス, ジェフリー
Languages
English (322)
German (54)
Spanish (30)
French (22)
Dutch (11)
Italian (9)
Chinese (6)
Danish (6)
Polish (3)
Swedish (2)
Catalan (2)
Finnish (2)
Portuguese (1)
Hebrew (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Turkish (1)
Slovenian (1)
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