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Lang, Andrew 1844-1912

Overview
Works: 1,898 works in 8,324 publications in 4 languages and 141,118 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Folklore  Fairy tales  Epic poetry  Fiction  Biography  Records and correspondence  Epic poetry, Greek 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Lyricist, Compiler, Speaker, Contributor, Other, Commentator for written text, Correspondent, Creator, Director
Classifications: PZ8.L15, 398.21
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Most widely held works by Andrew Lang
Blue fairy book by Andrew Lang ( Book )
212 editions published between 1889 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 6,764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of fairy tales from the folklore of France, Germany, Scandinavia, Scotland, and England
The Arabian nights entertainments by Andrew Lang ( )
76 editions published between 1898 and 2012 in English and held by 4,820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Stories contained in Arabian Nights have been handed down from generation to generation and are just as compelling today as they were when first told. This collection, specially selected and edited by Andrew Lang is a wonderful anthology, and will delight readers young and old
The red fairy book by Andrew Lang ( Book )
165 editions published between 1890 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 4,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirty-seven favorite fairy tales from the folklore of France, Germany, Russia and Scandinavia
The green fairy book by Andrew Lang ( Book )
163 editions published between 1889 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains fairy tales gathered from the folklore of Russia, Germany, Italy, France, Spain, China, Scotland, and Ireland
The yellow fairy book by Andrew Lang ( Book )
141 editions published between 1894 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of forty-eight traditional fairy tales from the folklore of Hungary, Poland, Russia, Germany, France, Iceland, and America
The Odyssey of Homer by Homer ( Book )
166 editions published between 1879 and 2004 in English and held by 3,888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taste and literary habits demand different qualities of poetry, and therefore a different sort of rendering of Homer
The violet fairy book by Andrew Lang ( Book )
83 editions published between 1901 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirty-five fairy tales from the folklore of Portugal, Rumania, Germany, Italy, Africa, Scandinavia, Russia, Serbia, and Japan
Letters to dead authors by Andrew Lang ( )
54 editions published between 1886 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 2,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each letter is written in the style of the author addressed, and updates each author on the state of his or her reputation
Essays in little by Andrew Lang ( )
50 editions published between 1891 and 1999 in English and French and held by 1,909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays dealing mainly with literature
Adventures among books by Andrew Lang ( )
23 editions published between 1891 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reprinted in part from various magazines
The library by Andrew Lang ( )
33 editions published between 1881 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Andrew Lang (1844-1912) was a prolific Scots man of letters, a poet, novelist, literary critic and contributor to anthropology. He now is best known as the collector of folk and fairy tales. He was educated at the Edinburgh Academy, St Andrews University and at Balliol College, Oxford. As a journalist, poet, critic and historian, he soon made a reputation as one of the ablest and most versatile writers of the day. Lang was one of the founders of the study of ""Psychical Research,"" and his other writings on anthropology include The Book of Dreams and Ghosts (1897), Magic and Religi
Books and bookmen by Andrew Lang ( )
48 editions published between 1886 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Andrew Lang (1844-1912) was a prolific Scots man of letters, a poet, novelist, literary critic and contributor to anthropology. He now is best known as the collector of folk and fairy tales. As a journalist, poet, critic and historian, he soon made a reputation as one of the ablest and most versatile writers of the day. Lang was one of the founders of the study of ""Psychical Research,"" and his other writings on anthropology include The Book of Dreams and Ghosts (1897), Magic and Religion (1901) and The Secret of the Totem (1905). He was a Homeric scholar of conservative views. Ot
Letters on literature by Andrew Lang ( )
29 editions published between 1889 and 2008 in English and held by 1,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Webpage containing letters on literature / by Andrew Lang
The orange fairy book by Andrew Lang ( Book )
78 editions published between 1906 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirty-three fairy tales from the folklore of Rhodesia, Uganda, the Punjab, Denmark, Spain, Scandinavia, and Scotland
The crimson fairy book by Andrew Lang ( Book )
87 editions published between 1903 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirty-six fairy tales from the folklore of Hungary, Russia, Romania, Finland, Iceland, Japan, Sicily
The pink fairy book by Andrew Lang ( Book )
75 editions published between 1897 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of forty-one fairy tales from the folklore of Japan, Scandinavia, Sicily, Africa, and Spain
Old friends essays in epistolary parody by Andrew Lang ( )
41 editions published between 1890 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Andrew Lang (1844-1912) was a prolific Scots man of letters, a poet, novelist, literary critic and contributor to anthropology. He now is best known as the collector of folk and fairy tales. He was educated at the Edinburgh Academy, St Andrews University and at Balliol College, Oxford. As a journalist, poet, critic and historian, he soon made a reputation as one of the ablest and most versatile writers of the day. Lang was one of the founders of the study of ""Psychical Research,"" and his other writings on anthropology include The Book of Dreams and Ghosts (1897), Magic and Religi
Ballads and lyrics of old France with other poems by Andrew Lang ( )
42 editions published between 1872 and 1913 in English and held by 1,690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The olive fairy book by Andrew Lang ( Book )
75 editions published between 1907 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-nine tales from the folklore of Turkey, India, Denmark, Armenia, and the Sudan
The brown fairy book by Andrew Lang ( Book )
63 editions published between 1904 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirty-two fairy tales from the folklore of Africa, Australia, Brazil, India, New Caledonia, and Persia
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Longway, A. Huge, 1844-1912

Lang, A.
Lang, A. 1844-1912
Lang, A. (Andrew), 1844-1912
Lang, Andrew 1844-
Lang, Ėndri︠u︡ 1844-1912
Lang, Walter Andrew 1844-1912
Longway, A. Huge 1844-1912
Rangu, Andoryū 1844-1912
ラング, アンドリュー
ラング, アンドルー
Languages
English (1,740)
German (2)
Spanish (1)
French (1)
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