Most widely held works about Alasdair Gray
Most widely held works by Alasdair Gray
Poor things : episodes from the early life of Archibald McCandless M.D., Scottish public health officer by Alasdair Gray ( Book )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 846 libraries worldwide
Lanark : a life in 4 books by Alasdair Gray ( Book )
50 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 723 libraries worldwide
"Lanark, a modern vision of hell, is set in the disintegrating cities of Unthank and Glasgow, and tells the interwoven stories of Lanark and Duncan Thaw. A work of extraordinary imagination and wide range, its playful narrative techniques convey a profound message, both personal and political, about humankind's inability to love, and yet our compulsion to go on trying." "This Canongate Classics edition includes an introduction by Janice Galloway as well as the author's T̀ailpiece' (2001), an addendum to the novel."--BOOK JACKET.
1982, Janine by Alasdair Gray ( Book )
16 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 544 libraries worldwide
Een vereenzaamde man kijkt terug op zijn leven en vlucht in erotische fantasieën.
The fall of Kelvin Walker : a fable of the sixties by Alasdair Gray ( Book )
15 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and Swedish and held by 452 libraries worldwide
Unlikely stories, mostly by Alasdair Gray ( Book )
18 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 426 libraries worldwide
Noveller med elementer fra saga, myte og science fiction.
The book of prefaces : a short history of literate thought in words by great writers of four nations from the 7th to the 20th Century ( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
A history maker by Alasdair Gray ( Book )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 396 libraries worldwide
In the 23rd Century, war has become a televised sport with its own stars. One of them is Wat Dryhope and this is the story of his exploits, military and erotic, in a Scottish war between clans.
Something leather by Alasdair Gray ( Book )
15 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 392 libraries worldwide
The ends of our tethers : 13 sorry stories by Alasdair Gray ( Book )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 376 libraries worldwide
This is a collection of thirteen tales from critically acclaimed author, Alasdair Gray, which challenge prejudice, question social imbalance and explore human foibles.
Ten tales tall & true : social realism, sexual comedy, science fiction, [and] satire by Alasdair Gray ( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories, some witty, some sad, by a well-known Scottish writer. In one the author describes future operations of British Rail whose computers tell you when the train is about to crash. In another a woman reading a moving book in a pub is thrown out for weeping.
Mavis Belfrage : a romantic novel : with five shorter tales by Alasdair Gray ( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Lean tales : James Kelman, Agnes Owens, Alasdair Gray ( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Ten tales tall & true by Alasdair Gray ( Book )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Lanark : a life in four books by Alasdair Gray ( Book )
14 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
After being kidnapped by his villainous and miserly uncle, sixteen-year-old David Balfour escapes with the help of Jacobite fugitive Alan Breck and becomes involved in the struggle of Scottish Highlanders against English rule.
Old men in love : John Tunnock's posthumous papers by Alasdair Gray ( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
A life in pictures by Alasdair Gray ( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Alasdair Gray began painting and writing from an early age, and now in his seventies is still vigorously doing both. In this autopictography he gathers together the work that matters most to him, weaving it through and around the story of his life in his own inimitable style.
Poor things by Alasdair Gray ( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Old negatives : four verse sequences by Alasdair Gray ( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Old men in love : John Tunnock's posthumous papers : introduced by Lady Sara Sim-Jaegar by Alasdair Gray ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Art Artists Authors, Scottish Bibliography Bildungsromans Biography City and town life Communities Criticism, interpretation, etc. Disinheritance Dystopias English fiction--Scottish authors English literature Experimental fiction Fantasy fiction Fantasy fiction, English Fiction Gray, Alasdair Great Britain History Home rule Horror tales Jacobites Kidnapping victims Literature Manners and customs Men Nationalism Nineteen sixties Physicians Political science Postmodernism (Literature) Prefaces Retired teachers Schools Scotland Scotland--Ettrick and Lauderdale Scotland--Glasgow Scottish fiction Sexual fantasies Short stories Short stories, Scottish Social history Teachers Technique Teenage boys Themes, motives Working class Working class authors Young men
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