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Adelheit von Rastenberg: An English Translation
Purporting to chronicle historical events, Eleonore Thon's play reveals more about the changing roles of women at the dawn of the Industrial Age than it does about knightly conduct in... more info

Author(s): Elenore Thon

Translator(s): George F. Peters
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Adelheit von Rastenberg: The Original German Text
Purporting to chronicle historical events, Eleonore Thon's play reveals more about the changing roles of women at the dawn of the Industrial Age than it does about knightly conduct in... more info

Author(s): Elenore Thon

Editor(s): Karin A. Wurst
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Beauty and Love
The girl Beauty and the boy Love are betrothed to each other as children. But Beauty violates the custom of the tribe by falling in love with him, and Love... more info

Author(s): Seyh Galip

Translator(s): Victoria Rowe Holbrook
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Hüsn ü Aşk
The girl Hüsn and the boy Aşk are betrothed to each other as children. But Hüsn violates the custom of the tribe by falling in love with him, and Aşk... more info

Author(s): Seyh Galip

Editor(s): Victoria Rowe Holbrook
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Claire d'Albe: An English Translation
Both Claire and her husband, M. d'Albe, are virtuous and upstanding, and Frédéric, her husband's nineteen-year-old adopted son and factory assistant, is honest and noble-hearted. But in the beautiful and... more info

Author(s): Sophie Cottin

Translator(s): Margaret Cohen
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Claire d'Albe: The Original French Text
Both Claire and her husband, M. d'Albe, are virtuous and upstanding, and Frédéric, her husband's nineteen-year-old adopted son and factory assistant, is honest and noble-hearted. But in the beautiful and... more info

Author(s): Sophie Cottin

Editor(s): Margaret Cohen
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Confessions of a Poisoner, Written by Herself
"Whitinger and Spokeine’s work is a valuable contribution to the project of bringing lesser-known works to the attention of students and scholars." Sarah V. Eldridge, MLR "For students in German,... more info

Translator(s): Raleigh Whitinger, Diana Spokiene
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Bekenntnisse einer Giftmischerin, von ihr selbst geschrieben
"Whitinger and Spokeine’s work is a valuable contribution to the project of bringing lesser-known works to the attention of students and scholars." Sarah V. Eldridge, MLR "For students in German,... more info

Editor(s): Raleigh Whitinger, Diana Spokiene
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Descent
Descent, a novella published in 1920, is set against the background of Jewish life in Russia and Ukraine during the turbulent period leading up to the October Revolution of 1917,... more info

Author(s): Dovid Bergelson

Translator(s): Joseph Sherman
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Opgang
Opgang, a novella published in 1920, is set against the background of Jewish life in Russia and Ukraine during the turbulent period leading up to the October Revolution of 1917,... more info

Author(s): Dovid Bergelson

Editor(s): Joseph Sherman
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Don Quixote: A Dramatic Adaptation
“This volume has great merit and will be valuable in advanced Russian language classes, in Russian literature courses on Bulgakov, or in classes on Soviet culture or theater.” Rachel May,... more info

Author(s): Mikhail Bulgakov

Editor(s): Margarita Marinova, Scott Pollard

Translator(s): Margarita Marinova
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Дон Кихот [Don Kikhot]: A Dramatic Adaptation
“This volume has great merit and will be valuable in advanced Russian language classes, in Russian literature courses on Bulgakov, or in classes on Soviet culture or theater.” Rachel May,... more info

Author(s): Mikhail Bulgakov

Editor(s): Margarita Marinova, Scott Pollard
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Essential Encounters
Published in 1969, Essential Encounters is the first novel by a woman of sub-Saharan francophone Africa. Thérèse Kuoh-Moukoury, of Cameroon, wrote it "to inspire other women to write." Its story... more info

Author(s): Thérèse Kuoh-Moukoury

Translator(s): Cheryl Toman
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Rencontres essentielles
Published in 1969, Rencontres essentielles is the first novel by a woman of sub-Saharan francophone Africa. Thérèse Kuoh-Moukoury, of Cameroon, wrote it "to inspire other women to write." Its story... more info

Author(s): Thérèse Kuoh-Moukoury

Editor(s): Cheryl Toman
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Gabriel: An English Translation
"Sand’s [play], with its probing of masculinity and femininity, its reflection on male and female education, love and friendship, women and the law . . . [is] an excellent addition... more info

Author(s): George Sand

Translator(s): Kathleen Robin Hart, Paul Fenouillet
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Gabriel: The Original French Text
"Sand’s [play], with its probing of masculinity and femininity, its reflection on male and female education, love and friendship, women and the law . . . [is] an excellent addition... more info

Author(s): George Sand

Editor(s): Kathleen Robin Hart
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Letters from a Peruvian Woman
One of the most popular works of the eighteenth century, Letters from a Peruvian Woman appeared in more than 130 editions, reprints, and translations during the hundred years following its... more info

Author(s): Françoise de Graffigny

Translator(s): David Kornacker
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Lettres d'une Péruvienne
One of the most popular works of the eighteenth century, Lettres d'une Péruvienne appeared in more than 130 editions, reprints, and translations during the hundred years following its publi cation... more info

Author(s): Françoise de Graffigny

Editor(s): Joan DeJean, Nancy K. Miller
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Letters of Mistress Henley Published by Her Friend
Considered by many scholars to be among the most brilliant novels written in French during the eighteenth century, Letters of Mistress Henley Published by Her Friend was composed as a... more info

Author(s): Isabelle de Charrière

Translator(s): Philip Stewart, Jean Vaché
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Lettres de Mistriss Henley publiées par son amie
Considered by many scholars to be among the most brilliant novels written in French during the eighteenth century, Lettres de Mistriss Henley publiées par son amie was composed as a... more info

Author(s): Isabelle de Charrière

Editor(s): Joan Hinde Stewart, Philip Stewart
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Letter to My Mother
"Edith Bruck's extraordinarily incisive memoir of her life in wartime Auschwitz is one of the most impressive works of its kind that I've seen in the last five or six... more info

Author(s): Edith Bruck

Translator(s): Brenda Webster with Gabriella Romani
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Lettera alla madre
"Edith Bruck's extraordinarily incisive memoir of her life in wartime Auschwitz is one of the most impressive works of its kind that I've seen in the last five or six... more info

Author(s): Edith Bruck

Editor(s): Gabriella Romani
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Mademoiselle Giraud, My Wife
Adolphe Belot was the envy of his contemporaries Émile Zola and Gustave Flaubert: his books, unlike theirs, were best-sellers. He specialized in popular fiction that provided readers with just the... more info

Author(s): Adolphe Belot

Translator(s): Christopher Rivers
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Mademoiselle Giraud, ma femme
Adolphe Belot was the envy of his contemporaries Émile Zola and Gustave Flaubert: his books, unlike theirs, were best-sellers. He specialized in popular fiction that provided readers with just the... more info

Author(s): Adolphe Belot

Editor(s): Christopher Rivers
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An Anthology of Modern Italian Poetry
In English Translation, with Italian Text
"An Anthology of Modern Italian Poetry will give you many hours of pleasure." Arts Spectrum "This dual-language anthology comes as a most welcome contribution to a still limited corpus... more info

Editor(s): Ned Condini

Translator(s): Ned Condini
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An Anthology of Modern Urdu Poetry
In English Translation, with Urdu Text
Currently spoken by almost 250 million people in Pakistan and India and the second most widely spoken language in Britain, Urdu has one of the richest literatures of all south... more info

Editor(s): M.A.R. Habib

Translator(s): M.A.R. Habib
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Monsieur Vénus: A Materialist Novel
When the rich and well-connected Raoule de Vénérande becomes enamored of Jacques Silvert, a poor young man who makes artificial flowers for a living, she turns him into her mistress... more info

Author(s): Rachilde

Editor(s): Melanie Hawthorne, Liz Constable

Translator(s): Melanie Hawthorne
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Monsieur Vénus: Roman matérialiste
When the rich and well-connected Raoule de Vénérande becomes enamored of Jacques Silvert, a poor young man who makes artificial flowers for a living, she turns him into her mistress... more info

Author(s): Rachilde

Editor(s): Melanie Hawthorne, Liz Constable
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Nihilist Girl
First published in Switzerland in 1892, finally printed in Russia in 1906, and never before translated into English, Nihilist Girl is the coming-of-age story of Vera Barantsova, a young aristocrat... more info

Author(s): Sofya Kovalevskaya

Translator(s): Natasha Kolchevska with Mary Zirin
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Nigilistka
First published in Switzerland in 1892, finally printed in Russia in 1906, and never before translated into English, Nigilistka is the coming-of-age story of Vera Barantsova, a young aristocrat who... more info

Author(s): Sofya Kovalevskaya

Editor(s): Natasha Kolchevska
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An Anthology of Nineteenth-Century Women's Poetry from France
"This well-documented bilingual anthology, with a wide range of translation styles, is a first-rate pedagogical tool." MLR "The selections in the volume are excellent and . . . will appeal... more info

Editor(s): Gretchen Schultz


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An Anthology of Nineteenth-Century Women's Poetry from Spain
In English Translation, with Original Text
"This volume is a valuable resource not only for courses in Spanish and world literature but for the nonacademic reader as well. It is truly a treasure trove of significant... more info

Editor(s): Anna-Marie Aldaz

Translator(s): Anna-Marie Aldaz, W. Robert Walker


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Ourika: An English Translation
John Fowles presents a remarkable translation of a nineteenth-century work that provided the seed for his acclaimed novel The French Lieutenant's Woman and that will astonish and haunt modern... more info

Author(s): Claire de Duras

Translator(s): John Fowles
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Ourika: The Original French Text
Based on a true story, Claire de Duras's Ourika relates the experiences of a Senegalese girl who is rescued from slavery and raised by an aristocratic French family during... more info

Author(s): Claire de Duras

Editor(s): Joan DeJean, Margaret Waller
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"Personality Disorders" and Other Stories (English translation)
"Millás is an important Spanish writer, and the stories are fun and thought-provoking. The translations are solid and retain the humor, irony, and satirical thrust of the original texts." Edward... more info

Author(s): Juan José Millás

Translator(s): Gregory B. Kaplan


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"Trastornos de carácter" y otros cuentos (Spanish text)
The stories of Juan José Millás, who began writing in the 1970s, depart from both the socially engaged, traditional realism and the linguistic experimentation of post-Francoist Spain. They are... more info

Author(s): Juan José Millás

Editor(s): Pepa Anastasio


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Sarah
An English Translation
"This edition of Sarah promises not only to expand the place of women's writing in the colonial archive but also to help bridge the gap between nineteenth- and twentieth-century francophone... more info

Author(s): Marceline Desbordes-Valmore

Translator(s): Deborah Jenson, Doris Y. Kadish


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Sarah
The Original French Text
"This edition of Sarah promises not only to expand the place of women's writing in the colonial archive but also to help bridge the gap between nineteenth- and twentieth-century francophone... more info

Author(s): Marceline Desbordes-Valmore

Editor(s): Deborah Jenson, Doris Y. Kadish


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"The Signorina" and Other Stories
Greatly influenced by writers ranging from Dickens and Proust to Woolf and Colette, Anna Banti was a prominent figure on the Italian literary scene from the 1940s until her death... more info

Author(s): Anna Banti

Translator(s): Martha King, Carol Lazzaro-Weiss
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"La signorina" e altri racconti
Greatly influenced by writers ranging from Dickens and Proust to Woolf and Colette, Anna Banti was a prominent figure on the Italian literary scene from the 1940s until her death... more info

Author(s): Anna Banti

Editor(s): Carol Lazzaro-Weiss
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An Anthology of Spanish American Modernismo
In English Translation, with Spanish Text
"I was struck by how moving some of the translations are. These are among the very best translations of poetry from Spanish to English. This volume will be a wonderful... more info

Editor(s): Kelly Washbourne

Translator(s): Kelly Washbourne with Sergio Waisman


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The Story of Ernestine
Set in prerevolutionary France, The Story of Ernestine tells of the love between an innocent young woman and an aristocrat. Ernestine, German-born and orphaned, is an apprentice painter putting... more info

Author(s): Marie Riccoboni

Translator(s): Joan Hinde Stewart, Philip Stewart
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Histoire d'Ernestine
Set in prerevolutionary France, Histoire d'Ernestine tells of the love between an innocent young woman and an aristocrat. Ernestine, German-born and orphaned, is an apprentice painter putting the finishing touches... more info

Author(s): Marie Riccoboni

Editor(s): Joan Hinde Stewart, Philip Stewart
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The Story of the Marquise-Marquis de Banneville
The beautiful Marquise de Banneville meets a handsome marquis, and they fall in love. But the young woman is actually a young man (brought up as a girl and completely... more info

Author(s): François-Timoléon de Choisy, Marie-Jeanne L'Héritier, Charles Perrault

Editor(s): Joan DeJean

Translator(s): Steven Rendall
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Histoire de la Marquise-Marquis de Banneville
The beautiful Marquise de Banneville meets a handsome marquis, and they fall in love. ... more info

Author(s): François-Timoléon de Choisy, Marie-Jeanne L'Héritier, Charles Perrault

Editor(s): Joan DeJean
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Three Women
"Isabelle de Charrière is rightly prominent in the series and Trois femmes is an important work from the Revolutionary decade which will stimulate much debate in the classroom." Modern Language... more info

Author(s): Isabelle de Charrière

Translator(s): Emma Rooksby


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Trois femmes
"Isabelle de Charriè is rightly prominent in the series and Trois femmes is an important work from the Revolutionary decade which will stimulate much debate in the classroom." Modern Language... more info

Author(s): Isabelle de Charrière

Editor(s): Emma Rooksby


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"Torn Lace" and Other Stories
Although written a century ago, the sixteen stories by Emilia Pardo Bazán collected in this volume are strikingly relevant to contemporary concerns. ... more info

Author(s): Emilia Pardo Bazán

Translator(s): Maria Cristina Urruela
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"El encaje roto" y otros cuentos
Although written a century ago, the sixteen stories by Emilia Pardo Bazán collected in this volume are strikingly relevant to contemporary concerns. ... more info

Author(s): Emilia Pardo Bazán

Editor(s): Joyce Tolliver
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Twilight: A Drama in Five Acts
Susanne Kord, the editor and translator of Twilight, discusses the reception of Bernstein's works--at first enthusiastic, then increasingly sexist--and the theme, in Twilight, of the culturally sanctioned oppression of women. ... more info

Author(s): Elsa Bernstein

Translator(s): Susanne Kord
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Dämmerung: Schauspiel in fünf Akten
Elsa Bernstein lived at the center of Munich's cultural life from the 1890s into the next century. Her literary salon was frequented by such authors as Rainer Maria Rilke, Theodor... more info

Author(s): Elsa Bernstein

Editor(s): Susanne Kord
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