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Schreiner, Olive 1855-1920

Overview
Works: 418 works in 1,739 publications in 4 languages and 32,600 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Records and correspondence  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Sources  Miscellanea  Allegories 
Roles: Other, Correspondent
Classifications: PR9369.2.S37, 823
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Olive Schreiner, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Olive Schreiner
 
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Most widely held works by Olive Schreiner
The story of an African farm a novel by Olive Schreiner ( Book )
371 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 6,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lyndall leaves her family's South African farm for a boarding school. She returns four years later in a state of exhaustion and is cared for by an English farmer named Gregory Rose
Dreams by Olive Schreiner ( )
178 editions published between 1888 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Published in 1890, this remarkable collection of dreams is notable for its surreal, poetic intensity. Some of the dreams are allegorical, while others have a wild quality to them, as if they flowed directly from the author's unconscious onto the page. Includes what is perhaps Schreiner's best-known short piece, A Dream of Wild Bees
Woman and labor by Olive Schreiner ( Book )
122 editions published between 1911 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Published in 1911, this penetrating analysis of gender inequality is also a full-throated demand for equal treatment of the sexes and the rights of women. As remarkable as the book itself is the fact that Schreiner reconstructed it from memory after all her notes were lost in a fire
Dream life and real life a little African story by Olive Schreiner ( )
31 editions published between 1893 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This slim 1893 volume collects three short stories by Schreiner: Dream Life and Real Life: A Little African Story, The Woman's Rose, to which The Policy in Favour of Protection is added, in which Schreiner advocates for the strength and independence of women
Woman and labour by Olive Schreiner ( )
in English and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trooper Peter Halket of Mashonaland by Olive Schreiner ( )
in English and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dreams three works by Olive Schreiner ( )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From man to man; or Perhaps only by Olive Schreiner ( Book )
43 editions published between 1926 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trooper Peter Halket of Mashonaland by Olive Schreiner ( Book )
62 editions published between 1847 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Olive Schreiner reader : writings on women and South Africa by Olive Schreiner ( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A track to the water's edge; the Olive Schreiner reader by Olive Schreiner ( Book )
3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Undine by Olive Schreiner ( Book )
16 editions published between 1928 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thoughts on South Africa by Olive Schreiner ( Book )
19 editions published between 1923 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Articles, most revised and republished from various periodicals ; most concern Boer-English relations
Stories, dreams and allegories by Olive Schreiner ( Book )
18 editions published between 1923 and 1924 in English and Undetermined and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The South African question by Olive Schreiner ( Book )
16 editions published between 1899 and 2010 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dreams by Olive Schreiner ( Book )
3 editions published in 1901 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of an African farm by Olive Schreiner ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Written from the margins of the British empire, the novel addresses the conflicts of race, class, and gender that shaped the lives of European settlers in Southern Africa before the Boer Wars"--P. [4] of cover
An English-South African's view of the situation : words in season by Olive Schreiner ( Book )
24 editions published between 1899 and 2013 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Olive Schreiner ( Book )
3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The letters of Olive Schreiner, 1876-1920 by Olive Schreiner ( Book )
13 editions published between 1924 and 1976 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.48 (from 0.25 for Dream life ... to 0.86 for The story ...)
Alternative Names
Āliwa Sharīnara, 1855-1920
Cronwright-Schreiner, Olive, 1855-1920
Crownright, Olive, nom d'épouse
Iron, Ralph.
Iron, Ralph, 1855-1920
Iron, Ralph 1855-1920 Pseudonym
Iron, Ralph, pseud. de Olive Schreiner
Iron, Ralph, pseudonyme
Schreiner, Olive Emilie Albertina.
Schreiner, Oliver 1855-1920
Sharīnara, Āliwa, 1855-1920
Shrayner, Oliv, 1855-1920
Shreiner, Olive, 1855-1920
Shrēyner, Ō., 1855-1920
Краунрайт, Оливия, 1855-1920
שריינער, אליוו, 1855־1920
שרײנער, אליװ, 1855־1920
シュライナー, オリーヴ
シユライネル
Languages
English (989)
Dutch (11)
Yiddish (1)
French (1)
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