Precious women

by Dorothy Backer

Publisher: Basic Books in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 308 Downloads: 191
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  • Women -- France -- Biography,
  • Women -- France -- Social conditions,
  • France -- Social life and customs

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Dorothy Anne Liot Backer.
LC ClassificationsHQ1615.A3 B32
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 308 p. :
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5440588M
ISBN 100465061931
LC Control Number73090137

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Scripture, too, is filled with champions from among the ranks of God's women - some at the central focus of history, and others in quiet behind-the-sences roles.

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She is more precious than rubies: and all the things you can desire are not to be compared to her. more. Proverbs For wisdom is better than rubies; and all the things that may be desired are not to be compared to it.

Proverbs There is gold, and a multitude of rubies: but the lips of knowledge are a precious jewel. Proverbs Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire, or simply Precious, is a American drama film, directed and co-produced by Lee Daniels.

The script was written by Geoffrey S. Fletcher, adapted from the novel Push by Sapphire. The film stars Gabourey Sidibe, Mo'Nique, Paula Patton, and Mariah Carey. This film marked the acting debut of Sidibe who portrays a young woman struggling against Release date: January 15, (Sundance), November.

Nov 20,  · Precious lives with her mother Mary, who abuses Precious both physically and emotionally. Mary does nothing but smoke, watch television and collect welfare through fraud (as she doesn't ever look for a job) and believes that education does nothing for Precious, who she would rather also collect welfare if only to bring money into the household/10(K).

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Mar 08,  · Precious isn’t colorist in the sense of old-fashioned, intra-communal social snobbery, but Ms. Blu Rain (who isn’t physically described in the book) is light-skinned and lovely, and in the scenes between Sidibe and Patton it is clear that Daniels is playing with the color values of the actresses’ skin tones.

Like many artists, he fathoms. Proverbs SUM PIC XRF Who finds a diligent woman. For she is precious beyond incomparable precious stones. which places this section as the end of the whole Book of Proverbs.

The expression combines the ideas of moral goodness and bodily vigour and activity. It is useless to try to fix the character upon any particular person.

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