Quicksands: A Memoir by Sybille Bedford

Quicksands: A Memoir

bySybille Bedford

Kobo ebook | June 1, 2006

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Beginning in 1956 with the publication of A Legacy, Sybille Bedford has narrated - in fiction and non-fiction - what has been by turns her sensuous, harrowing, altogether remarkable life. In this magnificent memoir, she moves from Berlin during the Great War to the artists' set on the Côte d'Azur of the 1920s, through lovers, mentors, seducers and friends, and from genteel yet shabby poverty to relative comfort in London's Chelsea. Whether evoking the simple sumptuousness of a home-cooked meal or tracing the heart-rending outline of an intimate betrayal, she offers spellbinding reflections on how history imprints itself on private lives.

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Title:Quicksands: A MemoirFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:June 1, 2006Publisher:Penguin Books LtdLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0141911883

ISBN - 13:9780141911885

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