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She Knew She Was Right (Virago Modern Classics) ePub download

by Ivy Litvinov

  • Author: Ivy Litvinov
  • ISBN: 0860689352
  • ISBN13: 978-0860689355
  • ePub: 1589 kb | FB2: 1949 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Contemporary
  • Publisher: Virago Press Ltd; New Ed edition (January 1, 2000)
  • Pages: 294
  • Rating: 4.2/5
  • Votes: 525
  • Format: mobi lit lrf mbr
She Knew She Was Right (Virago Modern Classics) ePub download

She was also known as Ivy Low, Ivy Litvinova or Ivy Litvinoff. She was born into an Anglo-Jewish family. A collection of short stories was published in book form as She Knew She Was Right.

She was also known as Ivy Low, Ivy Litvinova or Ivy Litvinoff. Her father Walter was a friend of H. G. Wells. In 1894 her father died, and in 1 Ivy Therese Low Litvinov (Russian: Айви Вальтеровна Литвинова) (4 June 1889 – 16 April 1977) was an English-Russian writer and translator, and wife of Soviet diplomat and foreign minister Maxim Litvinov.

Categories: Contemporary Fiction. She Knew She Was Right. Virago Modern Classics. By (author) Ivy Litvinov.

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An Englishwoman, she is the widow of Maxim Litvinov, who was Russian . The first story in the book is dreamy, sad, covered with a mist of memory.

An Englishwoman, she is the widow of Maxim Litvinov, who was Russian Foreign Minister from 1930 to 1939 and Ambassador to the United States from 1941 to 1943. Curiously, except for a few brief references, there are no revelations here of life inside the Kremlin. She has managed, despite some relatively weak stories and incomplete comprehension of either English or Russian character, to devise a booklength collection of tales whose whole is greater than the sum of its parts, tales that seem more like a good novel than separate in cidents.

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Series: Virago Modern Classics (Book 771)

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