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Engel, Elliot 1948-

Overview
Works: 235 works in 419 publications in 2 languages and 2,792 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographical television programs  Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Biographical films  History  Educational films  Internet videos  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: PS1331, 818.409
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elliot Engel
The Victorian novel before Victoria : British fiction during the reign of William IV, 1830-37 by Elliot Engel( Book )

13 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pickwick papers, an annotated bibliography by Elliot Engel( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dab of Dickens & a touch of Twain : literary lives from Shakespeare's old England to Frost's New England by Elliot Engel( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They are icons of the literary world whose soaring works have been discussed and analyzed in countless classrooms, homes, and pubs. Yet for most readers, the living, breathing human beings behind the classics have remained unknown until now! In this utterly captivating book, Dr. Elliot Engel, a foremost authority on the lives of great authors, illuminates the fascinating and flawed men and women of literature's elite. In lieu of stuffy biographical sketches, A Dab of Dickens & A Touch of Twain reveals dozens of fascinating anecdotes. You'll never look at these literary giants the same way again. - Back cover
A light history of the English language( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Elliot Engel traces the origins of language and the development of the English language from its Anglo-Saxon and French roots to the present day
Edgar Allan Poe, 1809-1849 by Elliot Engel( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Engel uses anecdote, analysis, and humor to give new insights into the background, life, and accomplishments of Edgar Allan Poe
How Oscar became Wilde - and other literary lives you never learned about in school by Elliot Engel( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The genius of Mark Twain by Elliot Engel( Recording )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Engel lectures to a live audience on the factors which contributed to Twain's literary development and his influence on American literature. The hilarious and moving story of Mark Twain, from his early life to his triumphs with Innocents Abroad and Huckleberry Finn
The dab of Dickens, the touch of Twain, and the shade of Shakespeare : [selections from A dab of Dickens & a touch of Twain, literary lives from Shakespeare's Old England to Frost's New England] by Elliot Engel( Recording )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They are icons of the literary world whose soaring works have been discussed and analyzed in countless classrooms, homes, and pubs. Yet for most readers, the living, breathing human beings behind the classics have remained unknown, until now. In this utterly captivating book, Dr. Elliot Engel, a leading authority on the lives of great authors, illuminates the fascinating and flawed members of literature's elite. In lieu of stuffy biographical sketches, Engel provides fascinating anecdotes
William Shakespeare : a life of drama( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Elliot Engel discusses the life and writings of William Shakespeare
A light history of the English language : a light & enlightening look by Elliot Engel( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Elliot Engel traces the origins of language and the development of the English language from its Anglo-Saxon and French roots to the present day
How William became Shakespeare by Elliot Engel( Recording )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Engel provides a witty look at Shakespeare, including a visit to a Shakespearean play during the Renaissance period
A light history of the English language : a light & enlightening lecture( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Elliot Engel traces the origins of language and the development of the English language from its Anglo-Saxon and French roots to the present day
The greatness of Gone with the wind : a light & enlightening look by Elliot Engel( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Elliot Engel discusses Margaret Mitchell and how she transformed people and events from her own life into the characters and story of "Gone with the wind."
Mark Twain by Ken Burns( Visual )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Elliot Engel discusses the life and writings of Mark Twain
The Dickens nobody knows by Elliot Engel( Recording )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Engel lectures to a live audience about Charles Dickens' early days as a writer and his contribution to the creation of the serialized, paperback novel
Charles Dickens : a tale of ambition and genius by Elliot Engel( Visual )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Elliot Engel discusses the life and writings of Charles Dickens
The dab of Dickens, the touch of Twain, and the shade of Shakespeare : selections from A dab of Dickens & a touch of Twain, literary lives from Shakespeare's Old England to Frost's New England by Elliot Engel( )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They are icons of the literary world whose soaring works have been discussed and analyzed in countless classrooms, homes, and pubs. Yet for most readers, the living, breathing human beings behind the classics have remained unknown--until now. In this utterly captivating book, Dr. Elliot Engel, a leading authority on the lives of great authors, illuminates the fascinating and flawed members of literature's elite. In lieu of stuffy biographical sketches, Engel provides fascinating anecdotes
A bit of Brontës, a dollop of Dickinson, an offering of Austen : a dab of Dickens, vol. 2 by Elliot Engel( )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They are icons of the literary world whose soaring works have been discussed and analyzed in countless classrooms, homes, and pubs. Yet for most readers, the living, breathing human beings behind the classics have remained unknown--until now. In this utterly captivating book, Dr. Elliot Engel, a leading authority on the lives of great authors, illuminates the fascinating and flawed members of literature's elite. In lieu of stuffy biographical sketches, Engel provides fascinating anecdotes. You'll never look at these literary giants the same way again
The mystery of Robert E. Lee by Elliot Engel( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Engel gives new insights into the background, life, and accomplishments of general Robert E. Lee
A light history of the English language by Elliot Engel( Recording )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Engel reveals the fascinating development of the English language from the Celts, to the Anglo-Saxons, to the invading French
 
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A dab of Dickens & a touch of Twain : literary lives from Shakespeare's old England to Frost's New England
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Edgar Allan Poe, 1809-1849William Shakespeare : a life of dramaA light history of the English language : a light & enlightening lookA light history of the English language : a light & enlightening lectureThe greatness of Gone with the wind : a light & enlightening lookMark TwainCharles Dickens : a tale of ambition and genius