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Crumey, Andrew 1961-

Overview
Works: 40 works in 127 publications in 7 languages and 2,119 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Political fiction  History  Detective and mystery stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works 
Classifications: PR6053.R76, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Andrew Crumey
Mr. Mee : a novel by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Mee, a reclusive British book collector, tries to track down a copy of a long-vanished Rosier's Encyclopedia, while Dr. Petrie, a professor of French literature, falls in love with one of his students, and 18th century copyists Ferrand and Minard arecharged with reproducing Rosier's original manuscript
Pfitz by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
16 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An idealistic 18th century prince decides to create the perfect city--on paper. But a city needs inhabitants, so the prince hires specialists to fabricate their lives. The novel describes the way the specialists go about their task
Music, in a foreign language by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a police-state Britain, a physicist and a historian get themselves into hot water when one has an affair with his secretary and the other is found to be a homosexual. A complex story full of musings on physics, history and music
Mobius Dick by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spændingsroman. Fysikeren John Ringer bliver indblandet i en lang række mystiske hændelser, efter at han en dag modtager et mærkeligt brev, som han først tror er fra en tidligere kæreste
Sputnik Caledonia by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robbie dreams of going to space. In 1970s Scotland this marks him out almost as much as his eccentric family does. Educated in the ways of the Left, Robbie can't entertain the idea of going into orbit with the capitalist Americans. So he gets a 'teach yourself' Russian book & settles down with Einstein's 'Meaning of Relativity' by his side
D'Alembert's principle : a novel in three panels by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three novellas of ideas. One is on an 18th century French mathematician who is seeking a scientific rationale for a past romantic predicament, his infatuation with a society woman who spent years deceiving him. By a Scottish writer, author of Pfitz
Misericordia by Benito Pérez Galdós ( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benina, a 60 year-old servant begs secretly to keep her mistress fed. Crushed by poverty or the weight of their pretensions, the high and low life of 19th century Madrid provides the cast for this enjoyably bleak portrait of a family's decline, fall and recovery. The widow Dona Francisca, reduced from salon to slum, is protected by her servant Benita, who begs and barters in a daily battle with starvation and her mistress's pride. When a sudden inheritance enriches the old crow, Benita is cast aside. Galdos's Spain teems with saints and sinners, corrupted as much by poverty as by wealth
D'Alembert's principle : memory, reason and imagination by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and French and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mo sheng yu yan de le yin by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a police-state Britain, a physicist and a historian get themselves into hot water when one has an affair with his secretary and the other is found to be a homosexual. A complex story full of musings on physics, history and music
The secret knowledge by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lost musical masterpiece is at the heart of this gripping intellectual mystery. In 1913, composer Pierre Klauer envisages his marriage to his sweetheart and fame for his new work. Then tragedy strikes. A century later, concert pianist David Conroy hopes the rediscovered score will revive his own flagging career
Pfitz : roman by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Au 18e siècle, un prince consacre toute sa fortune et l'énergie de ses sujets à la création de Rreinnstadt, une cité fantastique qui n'existe que sur le papier et dans l'imagination de ses créateurs. Parmi les habitants fictifs de la cité, Pfitz, loyal serviteur du souverain, disparait mystérieusement un soir. Epris d'Estrella, biographe bien réelle de Pfitz, l'un des cartographes de la cité se lance à la recherche du disparu dans l'espoir de gagner l'amour de sa Dulcinée
Die Geliebte des Kartographen : Roman by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
D'Alembert's Principle by Andrew Crumey ( )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three novellas bound together in a highly-acclaimed post-modern literary triptych
Rousseau und die geilen Pelztierchen Roman by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven wonders of Scotland ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il professore, Rousseau e l'arte dell'adulterio by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in Italian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Principe de D'Alembert : mémoire, raison et imagination by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musica in una lingua straniera by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El señor Mee by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Muzyka na inostrannom : [roman] by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Russian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a police-state Britain, a physicist and a historian get themselves into hot water when one has an affair with his secretary and the other is found to be a homosexual. A complex story full of musings on physics, history and music
 
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Alternative Names
クルミー, アンドルー
Languages
English (70)
French (10)
Italian (7)
Spanish (4)
German (3)
Chinese (2)
Russian (2)
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