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Author Bair, Deirdre.

Title Anaïs Nin : a biography / Deirdre Bair.

Imprint New York : Putnam's, c1995.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    818 Nin,A BAI    Available
Description xviii, 654 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [522]-620) and index.
Contents A most unlikely marriage -- The ugly little girl -- The indispensable lifeline -- Miss Nin and Linotte -- "What to do with Anais" -- Where shall this lead us?" -- Battles of interest -- Mediocre unfaithfulness -- An unprofessional study -- "A man who makes life drunk" -- Those millers -- The well-kept mistress -- The banker woman -- Lover of the world and men -- HIM -- "An emotional love tapeworm" -- Birth -- Friendships with women -- Nanankepichu -- The three musqueteers -- The literary madam -- Changes -- The hurt self --
"Begin anywhere and flow along" -- Colette and Cheri -- "Life again, life!" -- An edifice of lies -- The trapeze -- Literature's invisible woman -- Acting out the dream -- Wider perspectives -- The meaning of freedom -- The Black children -- "Why not me?" -- "Too much to say" -- "Nin rediscovered in Denver" -- "Story of the diary" -- Being famous -- "The book of pain."
Subject Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977.
Women authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
ISBN 0399139885 : $35.00

 
    
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