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Loosely inspired by a true story, this tender portrait of marriage asks: What do you do when the person you love has to change? It starts with a question, a simple favour asked by a wife of her husband while both are painting in their studio, setting off a transformation neither can anticipate. Uniting fact and fiction into an original romantic vision, The Danish Girl eloquently portrays the unique intimacy that defines every marriage and the remarkable story of Lili Elbe, a pioneer in transgender history, and the woman torn between loyalty to her marriage and her own ambitions and desires.…mehr

Produktbeschreibung
Loosely inspired by a true story, this tender portrait of marriage asks: What do you do when the person you love has to change? It starts with a question, a simple favour asked by a wife of her husband while both are painting in their studio, setting off a transformation neither can anticipate. Uniting fact and fiction into an original romantic vision, The Danish Girl eloquently portrays the unique intimacy that defines every marriage and the remarkable story of Lili Elbe, a pioneer in transgender history, and the woman torn between loyalty to her marriage and her own ambitions and desires.
  • Produktdetails
  • Verlag: Orion Publishing Co
  • Seitenzahl: 336
  • Erscheinungstermin: 3. Dezember 2015
  • Englisch
  • Abmessung: 198mm x 126mm x 32mm
  • Gewicht: 232g
  • ISBN-13: 9781474601573
  • ISBN-10: 147460157X
  • Artikelnr.: 43008131
Autorenporträt
David Ebershoff is the author of THE ROSE CITY, PASADENA, THE 19TH WIFE and THE DANISH GIRL, which has been made into a film starring Academy Award-winner Eddie Redmayne and directed by the Academy Award-winning director of THE KING'S SPEECH, Tom Hooper. His books have been translated into twenty languages and honoured by the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the Lambda Literary Foundation and the American Library Association. He has taught writing at Princeton, NYU and Columbia, and was Vice President and Executive Editor at Random House for many years.
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Praise for The Danish Girl

Heartbreaking and unforgettable . . . a complete triumph. The Boston Globe

An unusual and affecting love story. The New York Times

A sophisticated and searching meditation on the nature of identity. Esquire

It is nearly impossible not to be moved. The Baltimore Sun