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The Faces

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Tove Ditlevsen was born in 1917 in a working-class neighbourhood in Copenhagen. Her first volume of poetry was published when she was in her early twenties, and was followed by many more books, including her three brilliant volumes of memoir, Childhood (1967), Youth (1967) and Dependency (1971). She married four times and struggled with alcohol and drug abuse throughout her adult life until her death by suicide in 1978. Tiina Nunnally is an award-winning translator and author. She translates works from Danish, Norwegian and Swedish. She was awarded the prostigeous PEN Translation Prize in 2001.

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Authors Tove Ditlevsen
Assisted by Tiina Nunnally (Translation)
Publisher Penguin Books Uk
Languages English
Product format Paperback
Released 31.10.2020
EAN 9780241391914
ISBN 978-0-241-39191-4
No. of pages 144
Dimensions 129 mm x 198 mm x 8 mm
Series Penguin Modern Classics
Penguin Classics
Subjects Fiction > Narrative literature

Denmark, FICTION / Psychological, Narrative theme: Interior life, c 1960 to c 1970, Copenhagen, c 1960 to c 1969, Modern and contemporary Fiction (post 1945)

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