WorldCat Identities

Pearson, Hesketh 1887-1964

Overview
Works: 200 works in 1,170 publications in 3 languages and 28,722 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
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 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man Whistler by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
27 editions published between 1952 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,330 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 1,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir Walter Scott, his life and personality by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
8 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 1,280 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 1,193 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 )
15 editions published between 1951 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,144 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 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conan Doyle by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
40 editions published between 1943 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gilbert and Sullivan; a biography by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
54 editions published between 1935 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A life of Shakespeare. With an anthology of Shakespeare's poetry by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
29 editions published between 1942 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bernard Shaw : his life and personality by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
99 editions published between 1942 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beerbohm Tree: his life and laughter by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
15 editions published between 1956 and 1988 in English and held by 860 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 779 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 )
18 editions published between 1950 and 1951 in English and Undetermined and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of Oscar Wilde by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
81 editions published between 1946 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lives of the wits by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
12 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
The last actor-managers by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
22 editions published between 1950 and 1974 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Extraordinary people by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
11 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 683 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 )
43 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience Level
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.40 (from 0.27 for Sir Walter ... to 1.00 for Elmer Gert ...)
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
Pirson, H.
Pirson, Hesket.
Pīrsons, Heskets 1887-1964
Пирсон, Хескет 1887-1964
هـ. بيرسون، 1887-1964
ピアソン, ヘスキス
Languages
English (601)
French (6)
Spanish (3)
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