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The Red Countess

Select Autobiographical and Fictional Writing of Hermynia Zur Mühlen (1883-1951)

Traduction de Lionel Gossman

Born into a distinguished aristocratic family of the old Habsburg Empire, Hermynia Zur Mühlen spent much of her childhood and early youth travelling in Europe and North Africa with her diplomat father. Never comfortable with the traditional roles women were expected to play, as a young adult she broke both with her family and, after five years on his estate in the old Czarist Russia, with her German Junker husband, and set out as a independent, free-thinking individual, earning a precariou...

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  • Éditeur : Open Book Publishers
  • Collection : OBP collection
  • Lieu d’édition : Cambridge
  • Année d’édition : 2018
  • Publication sur OpenEdition Books : 11 janvier 2019
  • EAN (Édition imprimée) : 9781783745548
  • EAN électronique : 9791036524561
  • Nombre de pages : vi + 446 p.

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Death of a Shade
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A Secondary Happiness
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The Señora
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Miss Brington
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We Have to Tell Them
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Painted on Ivory
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The Sparrow
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The Spectacles


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