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Saintsbury, George 1845-1933

Overview
Works: 1,104 works in 4,913 publications in 6 languages and 54,427 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Fiction  Biography  Epistolary fiction  Didactic fiction  Drama  Records and correspondence  Portraits  Sermons 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Compiler, ed, Arranger, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PR3412, 820.9
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Dryden by George Saintsbury( Book )

98 editions published between 1879 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saintsbury examines the life of John Dryden (1631 1700), England's first Poet Laureate and one of the most important writers of the late seventeenth century. He is best known for his poems, plays, literary essays and translations, including such satirical works as MacFlecknoe . Saintsbury focuses on his literary work, fall from grace, and transformation in the period known as the Age of Dryden."
A short history of English literature by George Saintsbury( Book )

135 editions published between 1898 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1921 volume carefully yet concisely traces the history of English Literature starting with "the beginnings"--that is, Beowulf . Strong goes on to discuss Chaucer, Shakespeare, the rise of the press, Wordsworth, and more, ending with a chapter on the Victorian novel
A history of criticism and literary taste in Europe from the earliest texts to the present day by George Saintsbury( Book )

94 editions published between 1900 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Elizabethan literature by George Saintsbury( Book )

115 editions published between 1887 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of nineteenth century literature (1780-1895) by George Saintsbury( Book )

120 editions published between 1896 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of English prose rhythm by George Saintsbury( Book )

43 editions published between 1912 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This scholarly exploration of meter and rhythm begins with ancient Greece and Rome; moving through Old and Middle English; Chaucer; the ornate and plain styles; Edmund Burke; the great novelists of the nineteenth century such as Austen, Dickens, and Thackeray; the lyrical prose of John Ruskin; and more. It is one of the very few full-length studies of prose rhythm
A history of English prosody, from the twelfth century to the present day by George Saintsbury( Book )

57 editions published between 1901 and 1961 in 3 languages and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Dryden by John Dryden( Book )

37 editions published between 1890 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bloemlezing uit de poëzie van de Engelse schrijver, aangevuld met enkele literaire essays
The English novel by George Saintsbury( Book )

50 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pamela by Samuel Richardson( Book )

20 editions published between 1914 and 1946 in English and Undetermined and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen-year-old Pamela Andrews, alone in the world, is pursued by her dead mistress's son. Although she is attracted to Mr B, she holds out against his demands, determined to protect her virginity and abide by her moral standards
A history of English criticism; being the English chapters of A History of criticism and literary taste in Europe by George Saintsbury( Book )

74 editions published between 1911 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The peace of the Augustans : a survey of eighteenth century literature as a place of rest and refreshment by George Saintsbury( Book )

44 editions published between 1916 and 2008 in English and French and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minor poets of the Caroline period by George Saintsbury( Book )

34 editions published between 1905 and 2011 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the French novel (to the close of the 19th century) by George Saintsbury( Book )

25 editions published between 1917 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of John Donne, Sir Henry Wotton, Richard Hooker, George Herbert and Robert Sanderson by Izaak Walton( Book )

35 editions published between 1895 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew Arnold by George Saintsbury( Book )

33 editions published between 1899 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French literature and its masters by George Saintsbury( Book )

10 editions published between 1938 and 1972 in English and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The earlier Renaissance by George Saintsbury( Book )

27 editions published between 1901 and 1970 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical manual of English prosody by George Saintsbury( Book )

36 editions published between 1910 and 2009 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on a cellar-book by George Saintsbury( Book )

45 editions published between 1920 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since its first publication in 1920, George Saintsbury's classic Notes on a Cellar-Book has remained one of the greatest tributes to drink and drinking in the literature of wine. A collection of tasting notes, menus, and robust opinions, the work is filled with anecdotes and recollections of wines and spirits consumed--from the heights of Romanée-Conti to the simple pleasures of beer, flip, and mum. Thomas Pinney brings this unique work alive for contemporary audiences by providing the keys to a full understanding of Notes on a Cellar-Book in a new edition that includes explanatory endnotes, an
 
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Alternative Names
Bateman Saintsbury, George Edward 1845-1933

George Saintsbury britischer Literaturkritiker, Hochschullehrer und Autor

Saintsburry, George

Saintsbury, G.

Saintsbury, G.E.B. 1845-1933

Saintsbury, George

Saintsbury, George E. 1845-1933

Saintsbury, George E. B.

Saintsbury, George Edward Bateman

Saintsbury George Edward Bateman 1845-1933

Saintsbury, Georges

Saintsbuy, George

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A short history of English literatureA history of Elizabethan literatureA history of English prose rhythmThe English novelThe peace of the Augustans : a survey of eighteenth century literature as a place of rest and refreshmentMatthew ArnoldHistorical manual of English prosodyNotes on a cellar-book