Search Results : Vendela Vida

Below are American writer and editor Vendela Vida’s favorite books

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The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio

The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio In the early summer of the year 1348, as a terrible plague ravages the city, ten charming young Florentines take refuge in country villas to tell each other stories
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Clarissa by Samuel Richardson

Clarissa by Samuel Richardson Pressured by her unscrupulous family to marry a wealthy man she detests, the young Clarissa Harlowe is tricked into fleeing with the witty and debonair Robert Lovelace an
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A Heart So White by Javier Marías

A Heart So White by Javier Marías Javier Marías’s A Heart So White chronicles with unnerving insistence the relentless power of the past. Juan knows little of the interior life of his father R
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Pale Fire by Vladimir Nabokov

Pale Fire by Vladimir Nabokov The urbane authority that Vladimir Nabokov brought to every word he ever wrote, and the ironic amusement he cultivated in response to being uprooted and politically exile
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Inferno: The Comedy of Dante Alighieri, Canticle One

Inferno: The Comedy of Dante Alighieri, Canticle One Guided by the poet Virgil, Dante plunges to the very depths of Hell and embarks on his arduous journey towards God. Together they descend through t
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Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen

Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen A masterpiece of modern theater, Hedda Gabler is a dark psychological drama whose powerful and reckless heroine has tested the mettle of leading actresses of every generat
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The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald book cover

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald’s third book, stands as the supreme achievement of his career. This exemplary novel of the Jazz Age has been acclaimed b
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Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky The two years before he wrote Crime and Punishment (1866) had been bad ones for Dostoyevsky. His wife and brother had died; the magazine he and his brother ha
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