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Mrs. Sartoris

by Elke Schmitter

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Published by Knopf .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsCarol Janeway (Translator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7425236M
ISBN 100375411860
ISBN 109780375411861

Sartoris, Faulkner’s first published mature novel, and the first to treat the people and places of his fictional county of Yoknapatawpha, is a fitting introduction to his settings and characters. Book at Bedtime: Mrs Sartoris. BBC Radio 4 FM, 25 May At present this site reflects the contents of the published Radio Times BBC listings. We will retain information submitted to us for possible future use, to help fill in gaps in the data and to help us bring the BBC’s broadcast history to life, but we will not be publishing it.

The book opens with a cryptic short paragraph in which Mrs Sartoris, who tells the whole story, writes about an incident. What it is will be revealed very slowly. Small chapters on that incident change with chapters on her life. Sartoris Literary Group Inc. is a Mississippi Profit Corporation filed on November 1, The company's filing status is listed as Good Standing and its File Number is The Registered Agent on file for this company is Bell, James D. and is located at treet, Jackson, MS Founded:

Elke Schmitter. Elke Schmitter, born in in Krefeld, Germany, studied philosophy in novel Mrs. Sartoris has been translated into thirteen languages. In she published her second novel, writes for Der Spiegel and lives in Berlin with her family.» More about Elke Schmitter. Translated from German by Carol Brown Janeway. Analysis and discussion of characters in William Faulkner's Sartoris. Colonel John Sartoris Colonel John Sartoris, a Civil War hero, an entrepreneur, and progenitor of the Sartoris family.


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Elke Schmitter's Mrs Sartoris has been described as 'an explosive first novel - Madame Bovary in modern Germany - about a wife and mother whose failed love affairs have driven her to the edge of sanity and to a startling attempt at vindication.' It has been translated from its original German by Carol Brown Janeway, and was first published in English in /5(13).

Mrs Sartoris's confessional chilled me to the bone partly because reading it was a learning experience about the tactful mind of a dutiful housewife, how she exacts her revenge on the world, and how she does something macabre to protect someone that precociously doesn't want her.

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Margarethe can remember very clearly the last time she was happy: she was eighteen, prized for her beauty, and swept off her feet by her wealthy, dashing boyfriend. In the book, Mrs. Sartoris book. Sartoris looks back on her life in the West German countryside. Her first love turned out to be a veritable disappointment.

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Sartoris is a novel, first published inby the American author William portrays the decay of the Mississippi aristocracy following the social upheaval of the American Civil edition is an abridged version of Faulkner's original work.

The full text was published in as Flags in the er's great-grandfather William Clark Falkner, himself a colonel in Author: William Faulkner. Get this from a library. Mrs.

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Margarethe can remember very clearly the last time she was happy: she was eighteen. Elke Schmitter was born in in Krefeld, Germany, and studied philosophy in Munich.

As a journalist she writes for Der Spiegel. Her first novel, Mrs. Sartoris, has been translated into thirteen languages. Her second novel, Minor Misdemeanors, w More about Elke Schmitter.

Elke Schmitter is the author of Mrs Sartoris ( avg rating, ratings, 13 reviews, published ), Veras Tochter ( avg rating, 6 ratings, 0 rev /5. Must-Reads DW book expert David Levitz on Elke Schmitter's novel 'Mrs Sartoris' When your first great love suddenly leaves you for another, your world falls apart.

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Elke Schmitter: Mrs Sartoris – Frau Sartoris () Posted in Books, Fiction, German Literature, Novel by Caroline. Part confessional, part thriller, Elke Schmitter’s explosive first novel is the story of Margaret.

Jilted by a rich boyfriend when only eighteen, she finds herself many years later married, with a daughter, to Ernst, a war. Mrs. Compson and Mrs. Habersham. Two respectable ladies of Jefferson who meddle in Drusilla's affairs.

Mrs. Habersham is the more aggressive of the two, offering Drusilla unwanted sympathy for her "condition" and gossiping about her relationship with Colonel Sartoris. Mrs. Sartoris Margarethe lives in a quiet German town with her mother-in-law, teenage daughter, and dependable but unexciting husband.

When she begins an affair with a married man, she envisions an entirely new, more passionate future for herself. Title Sartoris, Mrs. Algernon (Nellie Grant) Created / Published [] Subject Headings.

Part confessional, part thriller, Elke Schmitter's explosive first novel is the story of Margaret. Jilted by a rich boyfriend when only eighteen, she finds herself many years later married, with a daughter, to Ernst, a war veteran with a penchant for routine and order.

Living out her days in a small German village she is emotionally frozen, until one day she embarks on passionate affair with a Author: Elke Schmitter. Title: Sartoris, Mrs.

(Nellie Grant) with baby. This baby, Princess Cantacuzene, unveiled the Grant Memorial in the Mall, Wash. DC in Ap This baby's daughter "Princess Ida" assisted her mother in the unveiling. Grant book, page 56 Date Created/Published: [].

Mrs Sartoris; Mrs Sartoris. Elke Schmitter. Out Of Stock. £ GBP. ISBN Published 02/10/ Format Paperback Price £ Paperback. About the Book. An explosive first novel - Madame Bovary in modern Germany - about a wife and mother whose failed love affairs have driven her to the Author: Elke Schmitter.Mrs.

Sartoris is a provincial German woman, a bourgeois wife and mother. Yet she harbours secrets and enmities which have been simmering since her teenage rejection by a well-born lover.

She is calculating yet impulsive, narcissistic, passionate and deadly, but she remains contained within a grey and conventional existence.Some critics have interpreted "Skirmish at Sartoris" as a light, humorous story in the style of the earlier chapters, featuring the comical squawking of Aunt Louisa and Mrs.

Habersham and an essentially good-humored defeat for Drusilla.