Nom de plume of the twentieth-century Danish writer Baroness Karen Blixen. From 1914 to 1931 she lived on a coffee plantation in what is now Kenya and in 1937 published her memoirs of that time, Out of Africa, which was the basis for the 1985 film of the same name.
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We met this Jewish family wandering in the streets of Berat—Isak Solomon Adixhes, his wife, Sara, and their baby daughter, Sonya.
Dr. Isak Collijn, a distinguished librarian, was the third founder.The Art of the Book|Bernard H. Newdigate
Twice Hamsun repeats the description of Isak sowing, and it is like a picture by Millet.
Isak revels in his work, and his powers grow with his tasks.
Isak's superstitions always take the form of thinking that when he does what is required of him, fate will be merciful.
Isak can hardly believe that the cow is theirs, but he makes the retort courteous by bringing a horse for his contribution.