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Seven gothic tales

Isak Dinesen

Seven gothic tales

by Isak Dinesen

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Published by Gyldendal in [Copenhagen] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementKaren Blixen ; with découpages by Queen Margrethe II ; selection and afterword by Frans Lasson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT
The Physical Object
Pagination450 p. :
Number of Pages450
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21660554M
ISBN 108702016303

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Baroness Karen von Blixen-Finecke (Danish: [kʰɑːɑn ˈb̥leɡ̊sn̩]; 17 April – 7 September ), born Karen Christentze Dinesen, was a Danish author, also known by the pen name Isak Dinesen, who wrote works in Danish, French and 4/5. Originally published inSeven Gothic Tales, the first book by "one of the finest and most singular artists of our time" (The Atlantic), is a modern classic.

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