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Engel, Elliot 1948-

Overview
Works: 219 works in 352 publications in 1 language and 2,943 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Bibliography 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PR2894, 822.3
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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 )
8 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A light history of the English language ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 261 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
Pickwick papers, an annotated bibliography by Elliot Engel ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 233 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 180 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
Edgar Allan Poe, 1809-1849 by Elliot Engel ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 67 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
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 59 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
How Oscar became Wilde - and other literary lives you never learned about in school by Elliot Engel ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The genius of Mark Twain by Elliot Engel ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Professor Engel lectures to a live audience on the factors which contributed to Mark Twain's literary development and his influence on American literature
William Shakespeare a life of drama ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Professor Elliot Engel discusses the life and writings of William Shakespeare
The tortured genius of Edgar Allan Poe by Elliot Engel ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Engel explores Poe's extroadinary and tragic life and how it influenced his haunting fiction and poetry
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 44 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."
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 43 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 )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Engel provides a witty look at Shakespeare, including a visit to a Shakespearean play during the Renaissance period
Mark Twain ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Professor Elliot Engel discusses the life and writings of Mark Twain
The Dickens nobody knows by Elliot Engel ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Professor Engel reveals how Charles Dickens invented the soap opera and revolutionized British fiction
Charles Dickens a tale of ambition and genius ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Professor Elliot Engel discusses the life and writings of Charles Dickens
The mystery of Robert E. Lee by Elliot Engel ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Professor Engel gives new insights into the background, life, and accomplishments of general Robert E. Lee
The brilliant and bizarre Brontës a light & enlightening literary program by Elliot Engel ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Dr. Engel reveals the tragic story of the Brontë family, with special emphasis on Charlotte (Jane Eyre) and Emily (Wuthering Heights)."
A light history of the English language by Elliot Engel ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2001 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
The brilliance of Jane Austen by Elliot Engel ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Engel examines the life and writing career of the first great female author in our language
 
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Alternative Names
Engel, Elliot
エンゲル, エリオット
Languages
English (78)
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