Search - List of Books by Deirdre Bair

Deirdre Bair is the critically acclaimed author of five works of nonfiction. She received the National Book Award for “Samuel Beckett: A Biography.” Her biographies of Simone de Beauvoir and C. G. Jung were finalists for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. Her biographies of Anais Nin and Simone de Beauvoir were chosen by the New York Times as “Best Books of the Year,” and her biography of Jung won the Gradiva Award from the National Association for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis. Her latest book, “ Calling It Quits,” examines late-life divorce and starting over and has been profiled on CBS’s “The Early Show,” NBC’s “The Today Show,” the Brian Lehrer radio show and on CBC Canada. She is currently working on a biography of New Yorker cartoonist and artist, Saul Steinberg.

She has been awarded fellowships from (among others) the Guggenheim and Rockefeller Foundations and the Bunting Institute of Radcliffe College. She is a literary journalist who writes frequently about travel, feminist issue, and cultural life. A former professor of Comparative Literature, she writes and lectures internationally but divides her time mostly between New York and Connecticut.
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Total Books: 33
Al Capone His Life and Legacy
2017 - Al Capone His Life and Legacy (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780345804518
ISBN-10: 0345804511
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs

Al Capone His Life Legacy and Legend
2016 - Al Capone His Life Legacy and Legend (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780385537155
ISBN-10: 0385537158
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History

Calling It Quits Late Life Divorce and Starting Over
Saul Steinberg A Biography
2012 - Saul Steinberg a Biography (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780385524483
ISBN-10: 038552448X
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Comics & Graphic Novels

This Perpetual Fight Love and Loss in Virginia Woolf's Intimate Circle
2008 - This Perpetual Fight Love and Loss in VIrginia Woolf's Intimate Circle (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781605830186
ISBN-10: 1605830186

Jung A Biography
2008 - Jung a Biography (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781435291263
ISBN-10: 1435291263

CG Jung
2007 - Cg Jung (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783442736706
ISBN-10: 3442736706

Calling It Quits Late-Life Divorce and Starting Over
2007 - Calling It Quits Late-life Divorce and Starting Over (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781400064489
ISBN-10: 1400064481
Genres: Parenting & Relationships, Nonfiction

Jung Uma Biografia Vol 1 - Jung A Biography
2006 - Jung Uma Biografia Vol 1 - Jung a Biography [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788525041869
ISBN-10: 8525041866
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs

Jung Uma Biografia - Vol 2
2006 - Jung Uma Biografia - Vol 2 [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788525041876
ISBN-10: 8525041874

2005 - Jung (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780316730273
ISBN-10: 0316730270
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Health, Fitness & Dieting, Politics & Social Sciences

Jung  A Biography
2004 - Jung a Biography (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780316159388
ISBN-10: 0316159387
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Health, Fitness & Dieting

Samuel Beckett A Biography
2002 - Samuel Beckett a Biography [Vintage Lives] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780099441977
ISBN-10: 0099441977
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs

Anais Nin A Biography
1996 - Anais Nin a Biography (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780140255256
ISBN-10: 0140255257
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.

Simone de Beauvoir  A Biography
1991 - Simone De Beauvoir a Biography (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780671741808
ISBN-10: 0671741802
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs

1990 - Samuel Beckett (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780671691738
ISBN-10: 0671691732
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.

Simone De Beauvoir A Biography
1990 - Simone De Beauvoir a Biography (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780671606817
ISBN-10: 0671606816
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.