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Frick, Grace

Overview
Works: 22 works in 73 publications in 5 languages and 2,709 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Biographical fiction  Short stories  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  War stories  Novellas  Essays 
Roles: Translator
Classifications: PQ2649.O8, 843.912
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Most widely held works about Grace Frick
 
Most widely held works by Grace Frick
Memoirs of Hadrian by Marguerite Yourcenar( Book )

38 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 1,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fictionalized letter from the Roman Emperor Hadrian (A.D. 76 - 138) to his successor, the youthful Marcus Aurelius
The abyss by Marguerite Yourcenar( Book )

7 editions published between 1957 and 1997 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of 16th century Europe. A young man, destined for the Church, rejects his theological studies and takes up with the scientific studies of the times
Memoirs of Hadrian ... Translated ... by Grace Frick in collaboration with the author by Marguerite Yourcenar( Book )

5 editions published between 1955 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coup de grâce by Marguerite Yourcenar( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Baltic provinces in the aftermath of World War I, Coup de Grace tells the story of an intimacy that grows between three young people hemmed in by civil war: Erick, a Prussian fighting with the White Russians against the Bolsheviks; Conrad, his best friend from childhood; and Sophie, whose unrequited love for Conrad becomes an unbearable burden
Partisan review, v. 23, no. 2, Spring 1956( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encounter, vol. XIII, no. 6, December 1959( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coup de grâce ... Translated ... by Grace Frick in collaboration with the author by Marguerite Yourcenar( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dark brain of Piranesi and other essays by Marguerite Yourcenar( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sept essais critiques, par la première femme à entrer à l'Académie française. Principaux auteurs abordés: Thomas Mann, Constantin Cavafy, Selma Lagerlöf, Agrippa d'Aubigné. D'autres essais sont consacrés au château de Chenonceaux et à ses habitants successifs, à ##L'Histoire Auguste## (portraits de 28 empereurs romains), aux ##Prisons imaginaires## de Piranèse (XVIIIe siècle)
Oriental tales by Marguerite Yourcenar( )

1 edition published in 1938 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Orientales, toutes les créatures de Marguerite Yourcenar le sont à leur manière, subtilement. L'Hadrien des "Mémoires" se veut le plus grec des empereurs, comme Zénon, dans la quête de son "Oeuvre au Noir", paraît souvent instruit d'autres sagesse que celles de l'Occident. L'auteur elle-même, cheminant à travers "Le Labyrinthe du Monde", poursuit une grande méditation sur le devenir des hommes qui rejoint la pensée bouddhiste
La nouvelle Eurydice, roman by Marguerite Yourcenar( Book )

1 edition published in 1931 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Marguerite Yourcenar papers by Marguerite Yourcenar( )

in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Compositions of others include manuscript drafts of English translations of Yourcenar's work by David Freeman, Grace Frick, Joan Howard, Walter Kaiser, Dori Katz, and Alberto Manguel. Includes manuscripts of articles and dissertations on Yourcenar, some with Yourcenar's comments
Memoirs of Hadrian and reflections on the composition of Memoirs of Hadrian by Marguerite Yourcenar( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Written in the form of a testamentary letter from the Emperor Hadrian to his successor, the youthful Marcus Aurelius ... The author describes the book as a meditation upon history ... [It covers] Hadrian's arduous early years, his triumphs and reversals, his gradual reordering of a war-torn world.-Back cover
Marguerite Yourcenar additional papers by Marguerite Yourcenar( )

in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Yourcenar's compositions are arranged alphabeticaly by title and include: holograph manuscripts, clippings, commonplace books, diaries, galley proofs, lists of corrections for various editions, miscellany, notebooks of sources, notes, page proofs, photographs, printed materials, sketches, translations, travel journals, and video tapes. Material is heavily annotated by Yourcenar and Frick
The Thomas Mann and Marguerite Yourcenar letters of 1955 by Thomas Mann( )

in Multiple languages and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In 1955 Thomas Mann wrote a letter to Marguerite Yourcenar complementing her on her recent play entitled "Electra." Yourcenar responded. The Mann letter (in German) and Yourcenar's draft response (in French) is included in this collection, as is a photocopy of Yourcenar's letter now in the Yale University Library. The transmittal of these 1955 letters to Smith College includes correspondence between Yourcenar and Grace Frick and Margaret L. Johnson of Smith College and contains additional information on this exchange of letters between Mann and Yourcenar
Marguerite Yourcenar letters (photocopies) to Gertrude Fay by Marguerite Yourcenar( )

in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes letters from both Marguerite Yourcenar and Grace Frick to Gertrude Fay. Letters concern their mutual friends, Yourcenar's writings, activities, travels, illnesses, and many other topics
Memoirs of Hadrian; and, Reflections on the composition of 'Memoirs of Hadrian'. Translated ... by Grace Frick, in collaboration with the author by Marguerite Yourcenar( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

to Gertrude Fay by Marguerite Yourcenar( )

in French and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes letters from both Marguerite Yourcenar and Grace Frick to Gertrude Fay. Letters concern their mutual friends, Yourcenar's writings, activities, travels, illnesses, and many other topics
Memoirs of Hadrian by Marguerite Yourcenar( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

by Marguerite Yourcenar( )

in French and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compositions of others include manuscript drafts of English translations of Yourcenar's work by David Freeman, Grace Frick, Joan Howard, Walter Jacob Kaiser, Dori Katz, and Alberto Manguel. Includes manuscripts of articles and dissertations on Yourcenar, some with Yourcenar's comments
Additional papers by Marguerite Yourcenar( )

in French and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The incoming correspondence is extensive; there is a smaller quantity of her outgoing letters. Some of the major correspondents are: Natalie Clifford Barney, Yvon Bernier, Louise de Borchgrave, Bowdoin College, Jeanne Carayon, Georges de Crayencour, Hortense Flexner, Wilhelm Gans, Donald Harris, Harvard University, Jean Lambert, Charles Orengo, Anne Quellennec, Patrik de Rosbo, Smith College, Stock (Firm), Egon de Vietinghoff, Jerry Wilson, Gian Franco Zaffrani
 
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Memoirs of Hadrian
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Grace Frick American English professor, translator, and researcher

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