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A Woman Alone

is an acrostic for awa.


"A Woman Alone" is a 1936 British drama film directed by Eugene Frenke and starring Anna Sten, Henry Wilcoxon and Viola Keats. It was also released as Two Who Dared. An officer becomes entangled in a love affair with a woman who works as a maid.


  1. "A woman alone" is a book by Bessie Head.
    • also known as "A woman alone: autobiographical writings"
  2. "A woman alone" is a book by Pamela Oldfield.
  3. "A woman alone" is a book by Malcolm Ross.

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Google previewAlong the Amalfi Drive (2006)

by Ida Liberkowski, Cynthia Malizia

A woman alone! A concept far different in Italy than in the States, where “a woman alone” usually means a woman “without a man.” In the Italian parlance, however, a woman alone means a woman without a family, a woman who has no one to ...

Google previewWomen Filmmakers (2012)

Refocusing by Jacqueline Levitin, Judith Plessis, Valerie Raoul

A Woman Alone is a dark, emotional description of the state of the lower classes in a Poland overcome by despair and a sense of helplessness. The choice ofcolour scheme, aggressive framing, and intense cJose-ups and music all contribute ...

Google previewThe Cambridge Companion to Victorian and Edwardian Theatre (2004)

by Kerry Powell

Clifford's A Woman Alone is a compelling ...

Google previewBushman dictionary

by D.F. Bleek

lgum~de, zai |ne e --- a woman alone. NIII. (D.B.) Ex.: !nabe lkwa gu ...

Google previewEnglish spellings and spelling rules. [With] The dictionary of English inflected words [and] Punctuation: also, foreign phrases and quotations. Forming pt.1 (-3) of the Handy English word book (1877)

,fdm sol, a woman alone; an unmarried woman ; a spinster. ferse natures (L.), fer'e nut.ur'.

Google previewDictionary for Business & Finance (1995)

by John V. Terry

feme sole law A woman alone . Divorcee, widow, or unmarried woman. fence Colloquially, a receiver of stolen ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Popular Music (2011)

by Colin Larkin

A Woman Alone With The Blues .

Google previewEncyclopedia of the British Short Story (2015)

by Andrew Maunder

and the novella"A Woman Alone" ( 1898).Notable too areherstories for children, including "The Mother" and " Wooden Tony," the studyof an autistic child. Further Information Chishol, Monty, and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Poetry (2014)

The Twentieth Century by Eric L. Haralson

A Woman Alone” appears in the first section of the volume, titled “Homage to Pavese,” the last few poems of which deal with Levertov's mother's death in Mexico. The first half of the poem makes skillful use of enjambment, contributing to the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Lesbian Histories and Cultures (2013)

by Bonnie Zimmerman

A woman coupled with another woman might have seen herself as homosexual; a woman alone would not have used that label because the concept of "a homosexual" as a distinct person did not exist until later. As a result of the feminist and ...

Google previewThe Law-dictionary, Explaining the Rise Progress and Present State of the British Law Etc. The 4. Ed. with Extensive Additions ... by Thomas Colpitts Granger. - London, Clarke 1835 (1835)

by Thomas Edlyne Tomlins

A woman alone, that is, unmarried. ~ 'feud or fee. Fame Sole Merchant ; a married woman FEM FEM.

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language (1895)

Pronouncing, Etymological, and Explanatory; Embracing Scientific and Other Terms, Numerous Familiar Terms and a Copious Selection of Old English Words by James Stormonth, Philip Henry Phelp

a woman alone; an unmarried woman ; a spinster. feraj natural [L.], of a wild or savage nature. fervet opus [L.], ...

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Quotes about A Woman Alone

She died in a house
Empty and alone.
They found her there
As cold as a stone.

A stone knows its place.
It stays on the ground.
But it's never alone.
Other stones are around.

But a woman alone
Who simply dies
Is out of place
'Cause no one cries. (Edwina Reizer)
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