Tigers are better-looking

with a selection from"The Left Bank" by Jean Rhys

Publisher: Deutsch in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 236 Downloads: 725
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Edition Notes

"The Left Bank" originally published Cape,1927.

Statementstories by Jean Rhys.
The Physical Object
Pagination236p. ;
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17206578M

Tigers are Better-Looking is a collection of short stories written by famed Dominican author Jean Rhys, published in by André Deutsch and reissued by Penguin ten years later. This collection combines eight stories written by Rhys during the s (her period of obscurity) with another nine from her previous efforts in 's The Left Bank and Other Stories. What may be the comprehensive Rhys short-story collection: a republication of the stories included in The Left Bank (); Tigers are Better-Looking (), and Sleep it Off, Lady () as well as three stories that have not been previously issued in book form. The stories cover her early days in Paris in the 20's and 30's, the period in her life after her reemergence in the early . Jean Rhys, born Ella Gwendolyn Rees Williams, was a midth-century novelist who was born and grew up in the Caribbean island of Dominica, though she . Looking for books by Jean Rhys? See all books authored by Jean Rhys, including Wide Sargasso Sea, and Good Morning, Midnight, and more on Tigers Are Better Looking. Jean Rhys $ - $ Sleep it Off Lady: Stories by Jean Rhys. Jean Rhys $ - .

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Pages in category " short story collections" The following 35 pages are in this category, out of 35 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (). Wide Sargasso Sea, novel by Jean Rhys, published in A well-received work of fiction, it takes its theme and main character from the novel Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë.. The book details the life of Antoinette Mason (known in Jane Eyre as Bertha), a West Indian who marries an unnamed man in Jamaica and returns with him to his home in England.. Locked in a loveless . Talk:Tigers Are Better-Looking. Jump to navigation Jump to search. WikiProject Novels / Short story (Rated Stub-class, Low-importance) This article is within the scope of WikiProject Novels, an attempt to build a comprehensive and detailed guide to novels.

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