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Babette's feast [Babettes gaestebud]

A French chef who lives and works in a small Danish religious community spends her prize winnings on an incredible meal for the entire village.

Babette's feast

At once a rousing paean to artistic creation, a delicate evocation of divine grace, and the ultimate film about food, the Oscar-winning Babette's Feast is a layered tale of a French housekeeper with a mysterious past who...

Out of Africa

The story of Karen Blixen, her philandering husband, her struggles with a coffee plantation in Kenya, and her love for the mysterious safari leader.

The immortal story

A wealthy merchant in nineteenth century Macao becomes obsessed with bringing to life an oft-related anecdote about a rich man who gives a poor sailor a small sum of money to impregnate his wife.

Babette's feast and other stories —Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962, author.

Short Stories. These five rich, witty and magical stories from the author of Out of Africa include one of her most well known tales, 'Babette's Feast', which was made into the classic film. It tells the story of a French...

Out of Africa
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Winner of seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture, this cinematic masterpiece is filled with breathtaking passion and majestic imagery. Robert Redford and Meryl Streep star in the fascinating true story of a woman w...

Out of Africa

The true story of Karen Blixen, a strong-willed woman who, with her philandering husband, runs a coffee plantation in Kenya, circa 1914. To her astonishment she soon discovers herself falling in love with the land, its ...

Letters from Africa, 1914-1931 —Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962.
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Selection of the authors letters written during the seventeen years chronicled in "Out of Africa". Reveals a woman who loved life and the beauty of Africa and had the strength to survive her harsh experiences there, incl...

Shadows on the grass —Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962.
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The four stories, based on the author's experiences in Kenya from 1914-1931, recreate the land and people. By the author of "Out of Africa" (DC01587). c1960.

Out of Africa —Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962.
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An account of the author's life on a Kenyan coffee plantation, of the natives and their festivals, of big game, and of Lulu, the gazelle who came to live on the farm. 1952.

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