Carter , Angela Black Venus

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Carter , Angela
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Book Description Vintage Publishing, United Kingdom, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 194 x 130 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Extraordinary and diverse people inhabit this rich, ripe, occasionally raucous collection of short stories. Some are based on real people - Jeanne Duval, Baudelaire s handsome and reluctant muse who never asked to be called the Black Venus, trapped in the terminal ennui of the poet s passion, snatching at a little lifesaving respectability against all odds.Edgar Allen Poe, with his face of a actor, demonstrating in every thought and deed how right his friends were when they said No man is safe who drinks before breakfast. And some of these people are totally imaginary. Such as the seventeenth century whore, transported to Virginia for thieving, who turns into a good woman in spite of herself among the Indians, who have nothing worth stealing. And a girl, suckled by wolves, strange and indifferent as nature, who will not tolerate returning to humanity. Angela Carter wonderfully mingles history, fiction, invention, literary criticism, high drama and low comedy in a glorious collection of stories as full of contradictions and surprises as life itself. Bookseller Inventory # AB99780099480716

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Book Description Vintage Publishing, United Kingdom, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 194 x 130 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Extraordinary and diverse people inhabit this rich, ripe, occasionally raucous collection of short stories. Some are based on real people - Jeanne Duval, Baudelaire s handsome and reluctant muse who never asked to be called the Black Venus, trapped in the terminal ennui of the poet s passion, snatching at a little lifesaving respectability against all odds.Edgar Allen Poe, with his face of a actor, demonstrating in every thought and deed how right his friends were when they said No man is safe who drinks before breakfast. And some of these people are totally imaginary. Such as the seventeenth century whore, transported to Virginia for thieving, who turns into a good woman in spite of herself among the Indians, who have nothing worth stealing. And a girl, suckled by wolves, strange and indifferent as nature, who will not tolerate returning to humanity. Angela Carter wonderfully mingles history, fiction, invention, literary criticism, high drama and low comedy in a glorious collection of stories as full of contradictions and surprises as life itself. Bookseller Inventory # AB99780099480716

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Book Description 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 129mm x 198mm x 6mm. Paperback. A collection of short stories: 'BLACK VENUS' displays the superbly witchy Angela Carter at her best. Her fabulous fables all speak for themselves in tones so commanding you feel this must .Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 96 pages. 0.075. Bookseller Inventory # 9780099480716

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Book Description Vintage Publishing. Paperback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, Black Venus, Angela Carter, Extraordinary and diverse people inhabit this rich, ripe, occasionally raucous collection of short stories. Some are based on real people - Jeanne Duval, Baudelaire's handsome and reluctant muse who never asked to be called the Black Venus, trapped in the terminal ennui of the poet's passion, snatching at a little lifesaving respectability against all odds.Edgar Allen Poe, with his face of a actor, demonstrating in every thought and deed how right his friends were when they said 'No man is safe who drinks before breakfast.' And some of these people are totally imaginary. Such as the seventeenth century whore, transported to Virginia for thieving, who turns into a good woman in spite of herself among the Indians, who have nothing worth stealing. And a girl, suckled by wolves, strange and indifferent as nature, who will not tolerate returning to humanity. Angela Carter wonderfully mingles history, fiction, invention, literary criticism, high drama and low comedy in a glorious collection of stories as full of contradictions and surprises as life itself. Bookseller Inventory # B9780099480716

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Book Description Vintage, 1996. Book Condition: New. 1996. New Ed. Paperback. Based on real people, this volume offers a collection of stories focusing on mingling history, invention, literary criticism, high drama and low comedy. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 7. Weight in Grams: 78. . . . . . . Bookseller Inventory # V9780099480716

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Book Description Vintage. Book Condition: New. 1996. New Ed. Paperback. Based on real people, this volume offers a collection of stories focusing on mingling history, invention, literary criticism, high drama and low comedy. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 7. Weight in Grams: 78. . . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780099480716

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Book Description Random House. Book Condition: New. pp. 128. Bookseller Inventory # 6356242

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Book Description Random House, 1996. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # F4-9780099480716

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