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Wisdom, J. H.

Overview
Works: 15 works in 64 publications in 1 language and 2,076 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Military history  Psychological fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Dictionaries  Conversation and phrase books  Short stories  Diary fiction  Romance fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Translator, Author
Classifications: PG3337.L4, 891.733
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Most widely held works by J. H Wisdom
A hero of our time : a novel by Mikhail I︠U︡rʹevich Lermontov( Book )

33 editions published between 1912 and 2015 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lermontov's only full-scale novel, which prophetically describes the duel in which he later lost his own life. The hero of the novel, Pechorin is an intense individual, a military officer who kidnaps beautiful daughter of Circassian tribesman, and who, according to Lermantov's own introduction, is a composite portrait, made up of all the vices which flourish, full grown, amongst the generation of the time
A hero of our time by Mikhail I︠U︡rʹevich Lermontov( )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in Russia as Geroy Nashego Vremeni, A Hero of Our Time is set in the Russian Caucasus in the 1830s.In A Hero of Our Time, Grigory Pechorin is a bored, self-centered, and cynical young army officer who believes in nothing. With impunity he toys with the love of women and the goodwill of men. He is brave, determined, and willful, but his wasted energy and potential ultimately result in tragedy.This psychologically probing portrait of a disillusioned nineteenth-century aristocrat and its use of a nonchronological and multifaceted narrative structure influenced such later Russian authors as Fyodor Dostoyevsky and Leo Tolstoy and presaged the antiheroes and antinovels of twentieth-century fiction
Bertha Garlan by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

3 editions published in 1914 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schnitzler's novella Frau Bertha Garlan is a subtle story of a failed attempt at female emancipation. This 5th volume in the Works in Historical-Critical Editions series presents all extant textual sources. Along with facsimiles of the manuscript, the edition offers a reading text with editorial apparatus, a commentary, biographical documentation, an introduction to the history of its creation, and a publishing history
A practical pocket dictionary of the Russian and English and English and Russian languages, etc by J. H Wisdom( Book )

4 editions published between 1916 and 1919 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A practical pocket dictionary of the Spanish and English languages ... by J. H Wisdom( Book )

4 editions published in 1914 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practical pocket dictionary. Italian-English, English-Italian languages, etc by J. H Wisdom( Book )

2 editions published between 1917 and 1919 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practical pocket dictionary. Portuguese-English, English-Portuguese languages, etc by J. H Wisdom( Book )

3 editions published between 1917 and 1919 in English and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Briton in Russia : being A pocket interpreter and guide to Russia and its language by J. H Wisdom( Book )

1 edition published in 1915 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A practical pocket dictionary of the French and English languages, etc by J. H Wisdom( Book )

1 edition published in 1914 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Practical Pocket Dictionary of the Russian and English and English and Russian Languages, etc by J. H Wisdom( Book )

2 editions published between 1916 and 1919 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practical pocket dictionary : Italian-English, English-Italian languages : comprising upwards of 5,000 words in common use in each language by J. H Wisdom( Book )

2 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hero for our time by Mikhail I︠U︡rʹevich Lermontov( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A practical pocket dictionary of the German and English languages : comprising upwards of 5,000 words in common use in each language by J. H Wisdom( Book )

1 edition published in 1914 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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A hero of our time : a novel
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