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9 edition of Strange fits of passion found in the catalog.

Strange fits of passion

by Anita Shreve

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in San Diego .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Abused wives -- Fiction,
  • Women journalists -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAnita Shreve.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3569.H7385 S7 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination336 p. ;
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1865819M
    ISBN 100151857601
    LC Control Number90023874
    OCLC/WorldCa22911049

    "Strange fits of passion" was published in , in the second edition of Wordsworth's groundbreaking book Lyrical Ballads. Wordsworth co-wrote it with his best buddy, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, and together they essentially launched British Romanticism. Strange Fits of Passion Summary. Strange Fits of Passion is a novel by acclaimed author Anita Shreve. This novel is written as though the reader were sifting through the notes of a writer who authored a non-fiction article about a woman who killed her husband .

    Anita Shreve has 42 books on Goodreads with ratings. Anita Shreve’s most popular book is The Pilot's Wife. Strange Fits Of Passion / Where Or When by. Anita Shreve. avg rating — ratings — published Want to. Her nonfiction books included Remaking Motherhood and Women Together, Women Alone. Her novels included Eden Close, Strange Fits of Passion, Where or When, Fortune's Rocks, Rescue, Stella Bain, and The Stars are Fire. Several of her books were made into movies including The Pilot's Wife, Resistance, and The Weight of Water/5(8).

    This particular poem, Strange Fits of Passion Have I Known, is written in the form of a simple ballad, with an ABAB rhyme scheme. The rhythm and rhyme scheme of Strange Fits of Passion Have I Known causes it to read almost like a nursery rhyme. It is lulling, and almost pashupatinathtempletrust.com: Allisa Corfman. Strange Fits of Passion A turbulent, tragic story of domestic abuse from the bestselling author of The Pilot’s Wife. Everyone believes that Maureen and Harrold English, two successful New York City journalists, have a happy, stable marriage.


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Apr 01,  · Strange Fits of Passion. A labyrinthine tale of truth and deception from acclaimed novelist Anita Shreve Everyone believes that Maureen and Harrold English, two successful New York City journalists, have a happy, stable marriage.

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Mar 01,  · Strange Fits of Passion book. Read 2 reviews from the world's Strange fits of passion book community for readers. This book contends that when late eighteenth- and early nine /5. Strange Fits of Passion. As she did in her first novel, Eden Close, Shreve opens this absorbing story with oblique hints of a violent event--here a murder committed by a woman in response to domestic abuse--then segues to flashbacks that slowly reveal the circumstances leading up to it.

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Trivia About Strange Fits Of P No trivia or quizzes yet/5. Yep, you read that right. This is the puzzling, troublesome notion that gets into the speaker's head at the very end of William Wordsworth's "Strange fits of passion have I known." The poem tells the story of a lover's nighttime trip on horseback to see his main squeeze.

Oct 04,  · Afer reading Strange Fits of Passion, it should become clear to everyone that you cannot judge someone, or their actions, until you have 'walked in their shoes'. There were several different courses of action that Mary/Maureen could have taken/5. Take “Strange fits of passion have I known,” one of the weird and moving series known as the “Lucy” poems.

The important thing about Lucy, whom the poet treats at once as a child, sister, and lover, is not whether she was modelled on a real person, or what she suggests about Wordsworth’s feelings for. Comments about Strange Fits Of Passion Have I Known by William Wordsworth Alan G (10/20/ AM) Wordsworth wrote in such an eloquent, descriptive style and 2/5(6).

Strange Fits of Passion is a novel by acclaimed author Anita Shreve. This novel is written as though the reader were sifting through the notes of a writer who authored a non-fiction article about a woman who killed her husband in an attempt to free herself to be with her new lover. Nov 01,  · Like Anna Quindlen's novel, Black and Blue, Strange Fits of Passion revolves around a young mother who has taken her child and fled an abusive husband to settle in a new community and begin life again under an assumed name.5/5(5).

Oct 14,  · Strange Fits of Passion. By Brigitte Frase. Oct. 14, That book was so sensitive about the shifts of inner emotional weather in the lives of Dinah, her husband, Martin, and their three. Jan 31,  · This study guide consists of approx. 50 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more – everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Strange Fits of Passion.

This detailed literature summary also contains Topics for Discussion and a Free Quiz on Strange Fits of Passion by Anita Shreve/5. Oct 06,  · Strange Fits of Passion is a quirky, black coming of age comedy drama. It twists and turns and takes you on a trip of self realisation.

Michela Noona gives a powerful perfomance as She, who comes to grips with her self absorbtion/10(). Editions for Strange Fits of Passion: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition), X (Paperback published in ), (P Author: Anita Shreve.

The weeks pass slowly, and just as Maureen settles into her new life and new identity, Harrold reappears, bringing the story to a violent, unforgettable climax.

A labyrinth of a tale with an ingenious structure, Strange Fits of Passion is also a powerful portrait of truth and deception. "Strange fits of passion" was published inin the second edition of Wordsworth's groundbreaking book Lyrical Ballads.

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30,+ book.Strange fits of passion have I known Summary. We start off with a confession: our speaker's known some strange fits of passion in his life. That sounds pretty mysterious. He's prepared to say more about these fits, but he'll only talk to a lover (as in, someone who is, or has been, in love).May 22,  · Books Advanced Search Amazon Charts Best Sellers & more Top New Releases Deals in Books School Books Textbooks Books Outlet Children's Books Calendars & Diaries Strange Fits Of Passion and over 8 million other books are available for Amazon Kindle/5(31).