Rhys, Jean

pseud. di Rees Williams, Ella Gwendolyn

Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione. 2010.

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  • Rhys,Jean — Rhys (rēs), Jean. Originally Ellen Gwendolen Rees Williams. 1894 1979. West Indian born British writer known for Wide Sargasso Sea (1966), a novel based on the character of the first Mrs. Rochester in Charlotte Brontë s Jane Eyre. * * * …   Universalium

  • Rhys, Jean — orig. Ella Gwendolen Rees William born Aug. 24, 1890, Roseau, Dominica, Windward Islands, West Indies died May 14, 1979, Exeter, Devon, Eng. Dominican born British novelist. Rhys left the West Indies for London to study acting at age 16. She… …   Universalium

  • Rhys, Jean — orig. Ella Gwendolen Rees William (24 ago. 1890, Roseau, Dominica, Las Antillas 14 may. 1979, Exeter, Devon, Inglaterra). Novelista inglesa nacida en República Dominicana. Rhys dejó las Antillas y viajó a Londres para estudiar actuación a los 16… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • RHYS (J.) — RHYS JEAN (1890 1979) Née à Roseau (Dominique), de mère créole et d’un père médecin anglais, Ella Gwendolen Rees Williams est devenue Jean Rhys après avoir utilisé plusieurs pseudonymes. Comme la plupart des écrivains antillais, elle a passé la… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • jean — jeaned, adj. /jeen/ or, for 1, Brit. formerly /jayn/, n. 1. Sometimes, jeans. a sturdy twilled fabric, usually of cotton. 2. jeans, (used with a pl. v.) a. See blue jeans. b. pants of various fabrics, styled or constructed like blue jeans. Cf.… …   Universalium

  • Jean — Fr. /zhahonn/ for 1, 2; /jeen/ for 3, n. 1. born 1921, Grand Duke of Luxembourg since 1964. 2. a male given name, form of John. 3. a female given name. * * * (as used in expressions) Jean François Gravelet Jean Boulogne Jean Baptiste Poquelin… …   Universalium

  • jean — altjean o yin/alt (voz inglesa) ► masculino Pantalón de tela muy resistente, generlamente de color, con costuras vistas. También jeans o yins para referirse a una sola prenda. * * * (as used in expressions) Agassiz, (Jean) Louis (Rodolphe)… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Jean Rhys — (eigentlich Ella Gwendolen Rees Williams) (* 24. August 1890 – möglicherweise auch 1894 – in Roseau auf Dominica; † 14. Mai 1979 in Exeter in England) war eine britisch koloniale Schriftstellerin. Rhys war die Tochter eines walisischen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jean Rhys — (Roseau, 24 de agosto de 1890 Exeter, 14 de mayo de 1979), cuyo nombre original era Ella Gwendolen Rees Williams, fue una novelista caribeña de la primera mitad del siglo XX. Sus primeras novelas fueron publicadas durante las décadas de los años… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Rhys — is a surname or (usually male) given name of Welsh Origin that translates to the word Ardour, meaning Eagerness, Love and Passion. It also exists in the Anglicised forms Rice, Rees, Reese and Reece.Rhys is the last name of: * Keidrych Rhys, Welsh …   Wikipedia

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