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David Golder, the Ball, Snow in Autumn, the Courilof Affair

David Golder, the Ball, Snow in Autumn, the Courilof Affair( )
Author: Némirovsky, Irène
Translator: Smith, Sandra
Introduction by: Messud, Claire
Series title:Everyman's Library Contemporary Classics Ser.
ISBN:978-0-307-26708-5
Publication Date:Jan 2008
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Imprint:Everyman's Library
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $25.00
Book Description:

Readers everywhere were introduced to the work of Irène Némirovsky through the publication of her long-lost masterpiece, Suite Française. But Suite Française was only the coda to the brief yet remarkably prolific career of this nearly forgotten, magnificent novelist. Here in one volume are four of Némirovsky's other novels-all of them newly translated by the award-winning Sandra Smith, and all, except DAVID GOLDER, available in English for the first time.

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Book Details
Pages:408
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Family Life / General
Fiction / Historical / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.25 x 8.29 x 1.08 Inches
Book Weight:1.152 Pounds
Author Biography
Némirovsky, Irène (Author)
Claire Messud was born in Greenwich, Connecticut. She grew up in the United States, Australia, and Canada. She returned to the states when she was a teenager. She did undergraduate and graduate studies at Yale University and Cambridge University.

Messud's debut novel, "When The World Was Steady" (1995), was nominated for the PEN/Faulkner Award. "The Emperor's Children" was a New York Times Bestseller and was longlisted for the 2006 Man Booker Prize. Her most recent novel, "The Burning Girl" was published in 2017 by W. W. Norton.

She has taught creative writing at Amherst College, Kenyon College, University of Maryland, Yale University, in the Warren Wilson College MFA Program for Writers in North Carolina, in the Graduate Writing program at The Johns Hopkins University, and at Harvard University. Messud also taught at the Sewanee: The University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee. She is on the editorial board of the literary magazine The Common, based at Amherst College.

The American Academy of Arts and Letters has recognized Messud's talent with both an Addison Metcalf Award and a Strauss Living Award. She is s a recipient of Guggenheim and Radcliffe Fellowships.

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