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Blixen, Karen 1885-1962

Overview
Works: 372 works in 2,001 publications in 19 languages and 10,266 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Romance films  Biographical films  Historical films  Records and correspondence  Short stories  History 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Former owner, Contributor, Creator, Other, Performer
Classifications: PT8175.B545, 916.762
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Most widely held works by Karen Blixen
Karen Blixen's Babettes Gæstebud by Gabriel Axel( Visual )

28 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama feature from Denmark about a French refugee in 19th century Norway, who wins 10,000 francs in a lottery and spends it all on preparing a sumptious banquet for her Lutheran employers and their friends
Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen( Book )

84 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author of Seven Gothic Tales gives a true account of her life on her plantation in Kenya. She tells with classic simplicity of the ways of the country and the natives: of the beauty of the Ngong Hills and coffee trees in blossom: of her guests, from the Prince of Wales to Knudsen, the old charcoal burner, who visited her: of primitive festivals: of big game that were her near neighbors -- lions, rhinos, elephants, zebras, buffaloes -- and of Lulu, the little gazelle who came to live with her, unbelievably ladylike and beautiful
Anecdotes of destiny by Isak Dinesen( Book )

80 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinq nouvelles dont celle du titre a inspiré le film de Gabriel Exel qui s'est mérité l'Oscar du meilleur film étranger en 1988
La Ferme africaine by Karen Blixen( Book )

43 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in French and Chinese and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publié en 1937, le récit de Karen Blixen fait l'objet d'une nouvelle traduction, uniquement à partir du texte original en danois pour retrouver la musicalité de la langue de la romancière, dont la culture et le style ont été profondément ancrés dans la culture classique et dans la littérature du XIXe siècle
Out of Africa ; and, Shadows on the grass by Isak Dinesen( Book )

11 editions published between 1954 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From her experiences at managing a coffee plantation in Kenya, Dinesen recreates the glories of Africa and the ways of its people
Shadows on the grass by Isak Dinesen( Book )

66 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

4 Geschichten: Erinnerungen der dänischen Dichterin an Menschen und Tiere, Landschaften und Jagden in Afrika (1914-31)
Seven Gothic tales by Isak Dinesen( Book )

55 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Syv fantastiske fortaellinger by Karen Blixen( Book )

92 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in Danish and Undetermined and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters from Africa, 1914-1931 by Isak Dinesen( Book )

59 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isak Dinesen, pseudónimo de la escritora de lenguas danesa e inglesa Karen Blixen, cuya obra está marcada indeleblemente por sus experiencias de casi veinte años en Kenia (1913-1931), donde radicó con su esposo y primo, el barón sueco Bror Von Flixen-Finecke, y sostuvo una relación amorosa con el cazador inglés Denys Finch Hatton. Aunque desde 1907 ya había publicado algunas obras, como La familia Cats (1909) o La venganza de la verdad (1926), el inicio formal de su trayectoria literaria se produjo al volver a su natal Dinamarca, con Siete cuentos góticos (1934), por los que alcanzó un gran reconocimiento, pero el parteaguas lo demarcó su siguiente obra: Memorias de Africa (1937, también traducida como Africa mía y Lejos de Africa), galardonadas con el Premio Viaje en 1939. La autora, quien durante toda su vida adulta sufrió problemas permanentes de salud, mantuvo su actividad durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial con Cuentos de invierno (1942) y la novela The Angelic Avengers (1944), aunque hubo de aguardar más de una década para publicar su siguiente libro, Last Tales (1957), al tiempo que era postulada en dos ocasiones para el Premio Nobel (1954 y 1957). Anécdotas del destino (1958) y la autobiográfica Shadows of the Grass (1963) conforman la última etapa de la obra aparecida en vida de Blixen, de quien han sido editados en forma póstuma Ehrengard (1963), Carnaval: recreaciones y cuentos póstumos (1977) y Cartas de Africa (1981), entre otros títulos. Admirada por sus contemporáneos Ernest Hemingway o Truman Capote, la carismática figura de la escritora, baronesa y viajejera danesa se ha mantenido también en el imaginario a través de adaptaciones fílmicas, como las de las novelas An Inmortal Story (1968), por Orson Welles, y El festín de Babette (1987), por Gabriel Axel, o Africa mía (1985), película de Sydney Pollack, basada en las memorias y correspondencia de Dinesen
Vinter-eventyr by Karen Blixen( Book )

64 editions published between 1942 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novellerne foregår i danske omgivelser og anslår bl.a. temaet at alle menneskelige handlinger indgår i et større regnskab
Den afrikanske farm by Karen Blixen( Book )

85 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om livet på Karen Blixens kaffefarm i Kenya, hvor hun opholdt sig fra 1914-1931
Die Rache der Engel : Roman by Karen Blixen( Book )

27 editions published between 1959 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Deux jeunes Anglaises sont adoptées par un vieux couple qui les emmène dans une propriété perdue au fond du Languedoc. Sur le couple planent d'inquiétantes rumeurs. Un jour, elles apprendront la vérité
Out of Africa by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

23 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Het leven van een zelfbewuste vrouw op een koffieplantage in Kenia begin 20e eeuw
Babette's feast by Isak Dinesen( Book )

49 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story by the Danish author Karen Blixen set in 19th century Norway
Schicksalsanekdoten by Karen Blixen( Book )

28 editions published between 1960 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geschichten voll vielfältiger Symbolik, in denen es um die Erfüllung einer Bestimmung geht
Gespensterpferde : nachgelassene Erzählungen by Karen Blixen( Book )

18 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in German and Undetermined and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of Africa by Karen Blixen( )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1914 Karen Blixen went to Kenya to run a coffee farm; its failure in 1931 caused her to return to Denmark where she wrote this classic account of her experiences. A poignant farewell to her beloved farm, this work describes her friendships and her affection for the animals and landscape
Ehrengard by Isak Dinesen( Book )

32 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fortælling om en intrige ved et lille tysk hertughof i det 19. århundredes begyndelse
Last tales by Isak Dinesen( Book )

30 editions published between 1957 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve tales in which fantasy and reality are harmoniously intermingled. Their effect is hypnotic; they are evocations that enchant the reader and give him a long after-enjoyment of unforgettable stories told with unfailing sensibility and controlled artistry
Gengældelsens veje by Karen Blixen( Book )

37 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To unge engelske pigers oplevelser i huset hos en mystisk præst i Frankrig
 
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Seven Gothic tales
Alternative Names

controlled identityDinesen, Isak, 1885-1962

Andrézel, Pierre

Andrézel, Pierre 1885-1962

Andrézel, Pierre, pseud.

Andrézel, Pierre Pseudonym von Tania Blixen 1885-1962

Bliksen, Karen 1885-1962

Bliksena, Karena 1885-1962

Blixen de Rungstedlund, Karen, 1885-1962

Blixen-Finecke, Karen 1885-1962

Blixen-Finecke, Karen C. 1885-1962

Blixen-Finecke, Karen Christence.

Blixen-Finecke Karen Christence 1885-1962

Blixen-Finecke, Karen Christence Dinesen 1885-1962 baronesse

Blixen-Finecke, Karen Christence Dinesen 1885-1962 baronesse, 1885-1862

Blixen-Finecke, Karen Christence Dinesen, baronessa, 1885-1962

Blixen-Finecke, Karen Christence Dinesen, baronesse, 1885-1862, 1885-1962

Blixen-Finecke, Karen Christence Dinesen, baronesse, 1885-1962

Blixen-Finecke, Karen Christence Dinesen baronne

Blixen-Finecke, Karen Christence von 1885-1962

Blixen-Finecke, Karen Christentje 1885-1962

Blixen-Finecke, Karen Christentze 1885-1962

Blixen-Finecke, Karen Wirklicher Name von Tania Blixen 1885-1962

Blixen, Karen

Blixen, Karen 1885-1962

Blixen, Karen C. 1885-1962

Blixen, Karen Christence Dinesen

Blixen Karen Christence Dinesen 1885-1962

Blixen, Karen Christenza

Blixen, Tania.

Blixen Tania 1885-1962

Blixen, Tania Karen 1885-1962

Blixen, Tanja 1885-1962

Boganis, pseud.

Burikusen, Kāren 1885-1962

Catharina Blixen

Dinesen, Isak

Dinesen Isak 1885-1962

Dinesen, Isak, pseud.

Dinesen, Isak Pseudonym von Tania Blixen 1885-1962

Dinesen, Karen 1885-1962

Dinesen, Karen C.

Dinesen, Karen C. 1885-1962

Dinesen, Karen Christence 1885-1962

Dinesen, Karen Mädchenname von Tania Blixen 1885-1962

Finecke, Karen Blixen

Finecke, Karen C. 1885-1962

Finecke, Karen Christence Blixen-.

Finecke Karen Christence Blixen- 1885-1962

Karen Bliksen

Karen Blixen dán írónő

Karen Blixen dänische Schriftstellerin

Karen Blixen Danish writer

Karen Blixen dansk författare

Karen Blixen dansk skribent

Karen Blixen Deens schrijfster

Karen Blixen duńska pisarka

Karen Blixen escritora danesa

Karen Blixen la ferme africaine, femme de lettres danoise

Karen Blixen scrittrice e pittrice danese

Karen Blixen tanskalainen kirjailija

Karen Blixenová dánská spisovatelka

Karena Bliksena

Osceola

Osceola 1885-1962

Osceola, pseud.

Κάρεν Μπλίξεν

Бликсен

Бликсен, Карен, 1885-1962

Карен Бликсен

Карен Бликсен датская писательница

Карен Бліксен

Карэн Бліксен

קארן בליקסן

كارين بلكسين

کارن بلیکسن نویسنده دانمارکی

디네센, 아이삭 1885-1962

디네센, 아이작 1885-1962

디네센, 이자크 1885-1962

브릭센, 카렌 1885-1962

블릭센, 카렌 1885-1962

카렌 블릭센

カレン・ブリクセン

ディーネセン, イサク

ブリクセン, カーレン

凱倫·白烈森

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Anecdotes of destinyOut of Africa ; and, Shadows on the grassShadows on the grassSeven Gothic talesLetters from Africa, 1914-1931Babette's feastLast tales