In praise of older women

the amorous recollections of András Vajda
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Totem Books , Toronto
StatementStephen Vizinczey.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS8543I95 I6 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination202 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19831354M
ISBN 100002220245

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You never have to confess your sins to In praise of older women book older woman. They always just know. Paperback. Condition: Fine. Reset Edition. IN PRAISE OF OLDER WOMEN The Amorous Recollections of Andra Vajda. Stephen Vizinczey, Pan Books (M), London.

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reste Edition pp Paperback. This copy is in FINE seemingly unread condition. A cool comic survey of the sexual education of a young Hungarian, elegantly erotic. In the intervening odd years, In Praise of Older Women has had an interesting career. It slipped into oblivion, or at least out of print, in the anglophone world; but in it was translated for the first time into French and became a sensation, spending.

I feel that this book is best enjoyed as a surviving fragment from the s, despite Penguin’s new packaging. Leah Broad.

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You can read an excerpt from ‘In Praise of Older Women’ here. The Penguin edition is available from most bookstores, RRP £ We are on Twitter @Oxford_Culture, and on Facebook. In praise of older books: The Shining by Stephen King () ‘Doors are closed on girls and women because we are not boys’ The Book Club Click to join in the discussion about this Author: Julie Parsons.

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Jim Sutherland ‘In Praise of Older Women’ was made into a movie that presumably followed the same plot as the book. We are not. Get this from a library. In praise of older women: the amorous recollections of András Vajda. [Stephen Vizinczey] -- Growing up in war-torn Hungary, Andras has always been surrounded by sex.

After spending his teenage years procuring prostitutes for soldiers, he meets Maya, an older married woman who teaches him. "A cool, comic survey of the sexual education of a young Hungarian, from his first encounter, as a twelve-year-old refugee with the American forces, to his unsatisfactory liaison with a reporter's wife in Canada at the belated end of his youth, when he was twenty-three elegantly erotic, with masses of that indefinable quality, style this has the real stuff of immortality."—B.

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In Praise of Older Women tells the amorous recollections of Andr s Vajda, a young Hungarian philosophy professor who embarked on a string of love affairs with older women, a proposition the author. In Praise of Older Women and Other Crimes - album by Kid Creole and the Coconuts Disambiguation page providing links to topics that could be referred to by the same search term This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title In Praise of Older Women.

In Praise of Older Women: The Amorous Recollections of Andras Vajda. If you only ever read two books in your life, make Stephen Vizinczey’s In Praise of Older Women one of them.

I’d certainly have it up there in my top PRAISE FOR OLDER WISER SHORTER: An important book for older women and those who care for and about them." -Ann Burack-Weiss, Ph.D, LCSW In so much of this book it felt like the reader is invited right into the world and thoughts of the writer as she continues to live and think and process.

The man sitting in front of me should be awarded an MBE for Services to Older Women. Not that Stephen Vizinczey wrote the global bestseller.

Directed by George Kaczender. With Tom Berenger, Karen Black, Susan Strasberg, Helen Shaver. Andras Vajda grows up in a turbulent, war-torn Hungary, where he procures local girls for the occupying G.I.'s during World War II. Disappointed by girls of his age, he meets Maya, a married women in her thirties, who tutors him in the lessons of love and romance/10().

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. In praise of older women by Stephen Vizinczey,Pan Books edition, in English In praise of older women ( edition) | Open LibraryCited by: 1.

Originally published by the author himself inIn Praise of Older Women became an international bestseller and renowned classic, and its title is now part of the language.

Stephen Vizinczey (b) is a poet, playwright and novelist, best known for his novels In Praise of Older Women () and An Innocent Millionaire ()/5(K). - imaginary book cover. the book is great by the way Despite the pleasure of meeting such a cohort, the book has undeniable setbacks.

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"A cool, comic survey of the sexual education of a young Hungarian, from his first encounter, as a twelve-year-old refugee with the American forces, to his unsatisfactory liaison with a reporter's wife in Canada at the belated end of his youth, when he was twenty-three elegantly erotic, with masses of that indefinable quality, style this has the real stuff of immortality."—B.

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A 75%(10). In Praise of Older Women may have been suitable for some sniggers from provincial Ontario audiences and hormonal teens surfing all twelve cable channels back inbut today, it plays quite dull, with unconvincing sex scenes and little else in its dramatics to recommend it. A miss, unless you want to see those actresses and Berenger naked.

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Internet Archive Books. American Libraries. Uploaded by DeannaFlegal on J SIMILAR ITEMS (based on Pages:   • In Praise of Older Women is the anti-Twilight, telling the story of a young man’s sexual education in the arms of older women. • Stephen Vizinczey believes one reason his novel In Praise of Older Women isn’t in print in the U.S.

is because it doesn’t fit into America’s “puritanical or macho traditions.”. Editorial by Lewis Manalo.