Beispielbild für diese ISBN

Somewhere Towards the End

Athill, Diana

Verlag: Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
ISBN 10: 1409113221 / ISBN 13: 9781409113225
Gebraucht / Audio CD / Anzahl: 1
Verkäufer Free State Books (Halethorpe, MD, USA)
Bei weiteren Verkäufern erhältlich
Alle  Exemplare dieses Buches anzeigen
In den Warenkorb legen
Preis: EUR 168,62
Währung umrechnen
Versand: EUR 0,00
Innerhalb USA
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer

Für später vormerken

Über dieses Buch

Bibliografische Details

Titel: Somewhere Towards the End

Verlag: Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )

Einband: Audio CD

Zustand: Very Good


This copy shows very minor wear. Buchnummer des Verkäufers G1409113221I4N00

Über diesen Titel:

Bewertung (bereitgestellt von GoodReads):
3,66 durchschnittlich
(1.295 Bewertungen)

Inhaltsangabe: What is it like to be old? Diana Athill, born in 1917, made her reputation as a writer with the candour of her memoirs. In SOMEWHERE TOWARDS THE END she reflects frankly on the losses and occasionally the gains that old age brings, and on the wisdom and fortitude required to face death. This is a lively narrative of events, lovers and friendships: the people and experiences that have taight her to regret very little, to resist despondency and to question the beliefs and customs of her own generation.

Über den Autor: Diana Athill was born in 1917. She worked for the BBC throughout the Second World War and then heloed Andre Deutsch establish the publishing company that bore his name. Athill's distinguished career as an editor is the subject of her acclaimed memoir STET, which is published by Granta Books, as are four other volumes of memoirs - INSTEAD OF A LETTER, AFTER A FUNERAL, YESTERDAY MORNING, MAKE BELIEVE - and a novel, DON'T LOOK AT ME LIKE THAT. Claire Bloom was born in London and made her first appearance on the stage with the OxfordRepertory Company at the age of 16. Her most notable stage roles include Juliet, Ophelia, and Cornelia at The Old Vic, Nora in A DOLL'S HOUSE and Blanche du Bois in A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE (Evening Standard Award). Her films include LOOK BACK IN ANGER, THE SPY WHO CAME IN FROM THE COLD and Woody Allen's CRIMES AND MISDEMEANORS. Television credits include BRIDESHEAD REVISITED and SHADOWLANDS (BAFTA award). Claire has also read numerous audiobooks in the USA and the UK.

„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.

Anbieter- & Zahlungsinformationen


Dieser Anbieter akzeptiert die folgenden Zahlungsarten:

  • American Express
  • Carte Bleue
  • EuroCard/MasterCard
  • Visa

[Im Angebot des Anbieters suchen]

[Alle Bücher des Anbieters anzeigen]

[Dem Anbieter eine Frage stellen]

Anbieter: Free State Books
Adresse: Halethorpe, MD, USA

AbeBooks Verkäufer seit: 23. Juni 2011
Bewertung: 5 Sterne


We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks website. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your mind about a book that you've ordered, please use the "Ask bookseller a question" link to contact us and we will be happy to assist you.


Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing less than 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or over-sized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.