|Statement||by Alice Koller.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||258|
Portrait of an Unknown Woman is told from the viewpoint of Meg Giggs, adopted daughter of Sir Thomas More, sometimes in the first person, sometimes in the third. When the book opens the More family is awaiting the arrival of Hans Holbein, who is to paint a family portrait. Just before Holbein arrives John Clement, former tutor to the family /5. With a striking sense of period detail Portrait of an Unknown Woman is an unforgettable story of sin and religion, desire and deception. It is the story of a young woman on the brink of sensual awakening and of a country on the edge of mayhem. The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. /5(79). A rich and well-known writer, returning home to Vienna from one of many holidays, finds a long letter from an unknown woman. As a teenager she had lived with her poor widowed mother in the same building and had fallen totally in love with both the opulent cultured lifestyle of her neighbour and the handsome charming man himself.5/5. rows Unknown Woman (Korean: 이름 없는 여자; RR: Ireum Eobsneun Yeoja; lit. Nameless Original network: KBS2.
With a striking sense of period detail Portrait of an Unknown Woman is an unforgettable story of sin and religion, desire and deception. It is the story of a young woman on the brink of sensual awakening and of a country on the edge of mayhem. Vanora Bennett is the author of two acclaimed novels, Portrait of an Unknown Woman and Figures in Silk, and an award-winning journalist. She has contributed to the Los Angeles Times, the Times Literary Supplement, The Times (London), and the BBC. She lives in North London with her husband and two children/5(47). An Unknown Woman, by Alice Koller () 11 June 29 May “When a woman asks to be alone,” Jessamyn West wrote in Hide and Seek, “ alone, alone, truly alone a woman feels wicked, unloving, defying God and man alike.”. Letter from an Unknown Woman was not a typical film of its time either. It was a critical and box-office flop, and only later became recognised as one of Ophüls’ greatest works. But by speaking to us in the language of 60 years ago, it invites us to take a fresh look at film.5/5.
Buy a cheap copy of An Unknown Woman book by Alice Koller. A different version of Thoreau's Walden, this universal, timeless book explores the philosophical and psychological issues of self-identity. A companion volume to Free shipping over $Cited by: 5. Letter from an Unknown Woman is a American black-and-white drama romance film released by Universal-International and directed by Max Ophüls (listed as Max Opuls in the opening credits sequence). It was based on the novella of the same name by Stefan film stars Joan Fontaine, Louis Jourdan, Mady Christians, and Marcel Journet.. In , Letter from an Unknown Woman was Music by: Daniele Amfitheatrof. Portrait of an Unknown Woman: A Novel by Vanora Bennett and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at My novel An Unknown Woman won Writing Magazine's Self-published Book of the Year Award. My favourite description of fiction is ‘made-up truth’. I live in Carshalton, Surrey with my Formula 1 obsessed, beer-brewing partner, surrounded by growing piles of paperbacks, CDs and general chaos.