WorldCat Identities

Pearson, Hesketh 1887-1964

Overview
Works: 238 works in 1,159 publications in 1 language and 28,819 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR5366, 928.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hesketh Pearson
G.B.S. : a full length portrait by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
20 editions published between 1942 and 1952 in English and held by 1,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man Whistler by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
24 editions published between 1952 and 1978 in English and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dickens, his character, comedy, and career by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
24 editions published between 1949 and 1988 in English and held by 1,311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir Walter Scott, his life and personality by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
7 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnson and Boswell; the story of their lives by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
37 editions published between 1958 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oscar Wilde, his life and wit by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
17 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dizzy; the life & personality of Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
17 editions published between 1951 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry of Navarre, the King who dared by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
7 editions published between 1963 and 1976 in English and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gilbert and Sullivan; a biography by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
51 editions published between 1935 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A life of Shakespeare. With an anthology of Shakespeare's poetry by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
30 editions published between 1942 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beerbohm Tree: his life and laughter by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
15 editions published between 1955 and 1988 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gilbert, his life and strife by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
18 editions published between 1957 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The full, intimate life story of the who, with Sir Arthur sullivan, created the operas that have delighted audiences ever since
G.B.S., a postscript by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
17 editions published between 1950 and 1951 in English and Undetermined and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of Oscar Wilde by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
77 editions published between 1946 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lives of the wits by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
10 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographies-in-miniature of 14 representative British wits extending in time from the 17th to the 20th century
Extraordinary people by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
10 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Character sketches of ten men and one woman the biographer thought interesting for their oddness. Two of the author's short essays are included
The Smith of Smiths : being the life, wit and humour of Sydney Smith by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
42 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The last actor-managers by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
16 editions published between 1950 and 1974 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bernard Shaw : his life and personality by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
65 editions published between 1942 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conan Doyle : his life and art by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
26 editions published between 1943 and 1977 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.40 (from 0.27 for Sir Walter ... to 1.00 for J.M. Dent ...)
Alternative Names
<<an>> Ex-Diplomat
Ex-diplomat.
Ex-diplomat, 1887-1964
Pearson, Edward Hesketh Gibbons.
Pearson, Edward Hesketh Gibbons, 1887-1964
Pearson, Edward Hesketh Gibbson.
Pirson, Chesket 1887-1964
Pīrsons, Heskets, 1887-1964
Пирсон, Хескет, 1887-1964
هـ. بيرسون، 1887-1964
ピアソン, ヘスキス
Languages
English (544)
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