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Seth, Vikram 1952-

Overview
Works: 169 works in 727 publications in 9 languages and 13,540 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Biography  History  Poetry  Legends  Musical settings  Drama  Radio plays  Love stories 
Roles: Translator, Other, Writer of accompanying material, Editor, Honoree, Librettist
Classifications: PR9499.3.S38, 823
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Vikram Seth
A suitable boy : a novel by Vikram Seth ( Book )
94 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of four large extended families in 1950s India against the political and religious upheavals of the time
An equal music by Vikram Seth ( Book )
56 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A second-time-around romance between Michael, a violinist and Julia, a pianist. He runs into her on a London bus and learns she is married to a banker and has a son. They resume their love, but drama lies ahead as Julia is going deaf. By the author of A Suitable Boy
The Golden Gate : a novel in verse by Vikram Seth ( Book )
24 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three Chinese poets : translations of poems by Wang Wei, Li Bai, and Du Fu by Wei Wang ( Book )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The three T'ang dynasty poets translated here are among the greatest literary figures of China, or indeed the world. Responding differently to their common times, Wang Wei, Li Bai, and Du Fu crystallize the immense variety of China and the Chinese poetic tradition and, across a distance of twelve hundred years, move the reader as it is rare for even poetry to do
Arion and the dolphin by Vikram Seth ( Book )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sailing home with a prize of gold won in a contest, Arion faces death at the hands of the crew who covet his treasure
All you who sleep tonight : poems by Vikram Seth ( Book )
24 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beastly tales from here and there by Vikram Seth ( Book )
27 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of ten animal fables in verse. The first two come from India, the next two come from China, the next two from Greece, and the next two from the Ukraine. The final two are from the Land of Gup
The Golden Gate by Vikram Seth ( Book )
33 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The humble administrator's garden by Vikram Seth ( Book )
9 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From Heaven Lake : travels through Sinkiang and Tibet by Vikram Seth ( Book )
27 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unusual and intriguing exploration of one of the world's least known areas
A suitable boy by Vikram Seth ( Recording )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1950's India, Mrs. Rupa Mehra attempts to find a 'suitable' husband for her daughter. Potential suitors are appraised by members of the whole family for their merits and respectability. With Lata studying English at Brahmpur University, however, there lurks the possibility that she will fall in love with someone of her own choice whom her mother may not approve. Lata's story is recalled along with those of friends and relatives against the backdrop of India's first General Election
An equal music by Vikram Seth ( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An equal music by Vikram Seth ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Years after separating, gifted musician Michael Holme is reunited with his former lover, talented pianist Julia McNicholl, during a musical tour of Vienna, unaware that she is hiding her increasing deafness, and together they must confront their feelings for each other and the music that brought them together
The rivered earth by Vikram Seth ( Book )
13 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Rivered Earth contains four libretti written by Vikram Seth to be set to music by Alec Roth - together with an account of the pleasures and pains of working with a composer. They take us all over the world - from Chinese and Indian poetry to the beauty and quietness of the Salisbury house where the poet George Herbert lived and died. Spanning centuries of creativity and humanity, these poems pulse with life, energy and inspired brilliance.They are accompanied by four pieces of calligraphy by the author
Songs in time of war by Alec Roth ( )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beastly tales by Roxanna Panufnik ( )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twee levens by Vikram Seth ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Dutch and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herinneringen van de Indiaas-Britse schrijver (1952- ) aan zijn oom en tante, in wier leven zich de sleutelmomenten van de 20e eeuw aftekenen
Verwante stemmen by Vikram Seth ( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in Dutch and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een violist in een kwartet ontmoet opnieuw de verloren liefde van zijn leven in een Londense bus en probeert haar weer voor zich te winnen
Two lives by Vikram Seth ( Book )
23 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Den engelske, indiskfødte forfatter Vikram Seth, som i sin ungdom kom til at bo hos sin onkel og tante, Shanti og Henny Seth, fortæller deres historie fra onklen som ung medicinstuderende i 1930'ernes Berlin bor hos Hennys jødiske familie; senere flytter de sammen til England, hvor onklen går ind i den engelske hær under den anden verdenskrig og efter krigen, hvor Hennys familie omkommer i tyske koncentrationslejre, gifter de sig og skaber sig en ny tilværelse i England
De geschikte jongen by Vikram Seth ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Dutch and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wederwaardigheden van de leden van een moslimgezin en drie hindoe-families in het pas onafhankelijke en diep getroubleerde India van 1952
 
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Alternative Names
Saisi, Weikelamu, 1952-
Seth, Vikram
Seṭha, Vikrama 1952-
Vikram Seth.
Vikram Seth, 1952-
Weikelamu Saisi, 1952-
סת, ויקרם, 1952-
塞思, 维克拉姆, 1952-
塞斯, 维克拉姆, 1952-
维克拉姆. 塞思, 1952-
维克拉姆·塞斯, 1952-
Languages
English (423)
Italian (8)
Dutch (8)
French (5)
Spanish (3)
German (2)
Hebrew (2)
Catalan (2)
Swedish (1)
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