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Simmons, Ernest J. (Ernest Joseph) 1903-1972

Overview
Works: 98 works in 534 publications in 5 languages and 20,186 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Psychological fiction  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Biography  Pictorial works  Political fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Translator, Correspondent, Other, Host
Classifications: PG3326, 891.733
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Most widely held works about Ernest J Simmons
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Most widely held works by Ernest J Simmons
Chekhov; a biography by Ernest J Simmons( Book )

29 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 1,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of Chekhov the man, devoted to his family and his actress wife, his medical career, his literary accomplishments, and his fatal illness
Leo Tolstoy by Ernest J Simmons( Book )

44 editions published between 1940 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detailed documentation of Tolstoy's life
Introduction to Tolstoy's writings by Ernest J Simmons( Book )

14 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 1,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to Russian realism by Ernest J Simmons( Book )

21 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pushkin by Ernest J Simmons( Book )

31 editions published between 1936 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the glass of Soviet literature; views of Russian society by Ernest J Simmons( Book )

50 editions published between 1953 and 1972 in 4 languages and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The notebooks for Crime and punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

6 editions published between 1950 and 1965 in English and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raskolnikov, a nihilistic young man in the midst of a spiritual crisis, makes the fateful decision to murder a cruel pawnbroker, justifying his actions by relying on science and reason, and creating his own morality system. The aftermath of his crime and Petrovich's murder investigation result in an utterly compelling, truly unforgettable cat-and-mouse game
Continuity and change in Russian and Soviet thought by Joint Committee on Slavic Studies (U.S.)( Book )

33 editions published between 1954 and 1967 in English and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short novels; stories of love, seduction, and peasant life by Leo Tolstoy( Book )

in English and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tolstoy by Ernest J Simmons( Book )

15 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tolstoy's fame as one of the world's greatest novelists has never been in doubt, but the importance of his views on the social, moral and religious issues of his time is not so widely recognised. This study, first published in 1973, presents an introduction to the historical and cultural background of Tolstoy's lifetime, then going on to consider the major events of his developing personality as a writer and reformer. As well as considering the famous novels and literary criticism, Simmons treats his educational theories and practice, famine relief work, spiritual crises and religious, social
Feodor Dostoevsky by Ernest J Simmons( Book )

10 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

USSR, a concise handbook by Ernest J Simmons( Book )

15 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and Undetermined and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Articles originally written for the Encyclopedia Americana for the section on Russia and the U.S.S.R
Russian fiction and Soviet ideology : introduction to Fedin, Leonov, and Sholokhov by Ernest J Simmons( Book )

18 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories by Leo Tolstoy( Book )

in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English literature and culture in Russia (1553-1840) by Ernest J Simmons( Book )

12 editions published between 1935 and 1964 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An outline of modern Russian literature (1880-1940) by Ernest J Simmons( Book )

13 editions published between 1943 and 1971 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centennial essays for Pushkin by Samuel H Cross( Book )

14 editions published between 1937 and 1967 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russian epic studies by Roman Jakobson( Book )

12 editions published between 1942 and 1976 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected essays by Leo Tolstoy( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Simmons, Ernest J.

Simmons, Ernest J. 1903-1972

Simmons, Ernest Joseph

Simmons, Ernest Joseph 1903-1972

シモンズ, E. J

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