Wide Sargasso Sea

This "tour de force" (New York Times Book Review) celebrates its 50th anniversary.

Wide Sargasso Sea

Author: Jean Rhys

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ISBN: 9780393352566

Page: 189

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Beautiful and wealthy Antoinette Cosway's passionate love for an English aristocrat threatens to destroy her idyllic West Indian island existence and her very life.

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Wide Sargasso Sea
Language: en
Pages: 189
Authors: Jean Rhys
Categories: British
Type: BOOK - Published: 1977 - Publisher:

Beautiful and wealthy Antoinette Cosway's passionate love for an English aristocrat threatens to destroy her idyllic West Indian island existence and her very life.
Wide Sargasso Sea
Language: en
Pages: 155
Authors: Jean Rhys
Categories: British
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Penguin Classics

The story of the first Mrs Rochester, the mad wife in Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre.
Wide Sargasso Sea
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Jean Rhys
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Antoinette Cosway is a Creole heiress living in Jamaica, who meets and marries a young Englishman, Mr Rochester. Taken from the vibrant, sensual Caribbean landscape to England, Antoinette finds herself the centre of disturbing rumours which gradually posion her husband's mind against her.
Wide Sargasso Sea at 50
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Elaine Savory, Erica L. Johnson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-03 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book revisits Jean Rhys’s ground-breaking 1966 novel to explore its cultural and artistic influence in the areas of not only literature and literary criticism, but fashion design, visual art, and the theatre as well. Building on symposia that were held in London and New York in 2016 in honour
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Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Carl Plasa
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-08-16 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

In this Reader's Guide, Carl Plasa provides a comprehensive survey and analysis of the most stimulating critical responses to Wide Sargasso Sea. The opening chapter outlines initial reactions to the novel from English and Caribbean critics, charting the differences between them. Chapter Two explores Wide Sargasso Sea 's dialogue with