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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 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 previewA new Law Dictionary ... to which is added an outline of an action at law and of a suit in equity, etc (1846)

by Henry James HOLTHOUSE

A woman alone, ...

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 previewDictionary for Business & Finance (1995)

by John V. Terry

feme sole law A woman alone.

Google previewDictionary of the English Language, Pronouncing, Etymological, and Explanatory... (1895)

by James Stormonth

a woman alone; an unmarried woman; a spinster. ferae naturae [L.], of a wild or savage nature. fervet opus [L.], the work prospers greatly. festina lente [L.], ...

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.], ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures (2003)

Family, Body, Sexuality And Health by Suad Joseph, Afsāna Naǧmābādī

A woman who is not married is, in a sense, a woman alone, and Muslims in general do not know how to relate to such a woman.

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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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