Winter's Tales Author:Isak Dinesen ISAK DINESEN is the pen-name of a Danish countess. She first attracted international attention with a book of short stories called SEVEN GOTHIC TALES, w hich has never, since the day it was published years ago, been out of print. — She followed that success wiht another volume, OUT OF AFRICA. When the second book appeared it was obvious that the ... more »author was Europe's finest writer of short stories.
Both of these books were selections of the Book-of-the-Month Club. WINTER'S TALES is her latest book.
Her output of stories is not high; but on the basis of these three volumes alone, she has been nominated for the Nobel Prize!« less