Spy In the House of Love (Twentieth Century Classics)

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9780140183900: Spy In the House of Love (Twentieth Century Classics)

This story explores the inner world of a fascinating and complex woman whose affairs with four men express all the duplicity and fragmentation of self involved in the search for love.

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Anais Nin—the celebrated novelst, diarist, and short story writer—was born in France and spent her childhood in various parts of Europe and in New York. Nin returned to New York just before the outbreak of World War II, and she spent the rest of her life living there and in Paris and Los Angeles. Her work is characterized by a interest in the subconscious. Her five novels in the Cities of the Interior series focus on different female types and follow their lives through lovers, art, and analysis. In 1973 Nin received an honorary doctorate from Philadelphia College of Art. She was elected to the National Institute of Arts and Letters in 1974.

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"Real and unmistakable genius" - Rebecca West "A prose/poetry dream, a lyrical celebration of the inner life and the images it evokes." - Daniel Stern "Beautiful, rare novels" - Karl Shapiro

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Anais Nin
Published by Penguin Putnam~trade (1991)
ISBN 10: 0140183906 ISBN 13: 9780140183900
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Book Description Penguin Putnam~trade, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0140183906

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