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Crumey, Andrew 1961-

Overview
Works: 23 works in 139 publications in 14 languages and 2,176 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Political fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PQ6555, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Andrew Crumey
Mr. Mee : a novel by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
26 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 592 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 )
27 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 396 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 )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 355 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 )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cult fiction techno-thriller about how real is reality
Sputnik Caledonia by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 161 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 134 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
D'Alembert's principle : memory, reason and imagination by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in French and English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three novellas bound together in a highly-acclaimed post-modern literary triptych
Misericordia, a novel 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
The secret knowledge by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 59 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
Seven wonders of Scotland ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Geliebte des Kartographen : Roman by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in German and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Muzyka na inostrannom : [roman] by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Russian and held by 5 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
El principio de D'Alembert : una novela en tres cuadros by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Print︠s︡ip D'Alambera : roman by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Russian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Misutā mī by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
D'alembert prensibi by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in Turkish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drieluik over een Franse wiskundige, een Schotse filosoof en twee Duitse gevangenen in het Europa van de 18e eeuw
Endriu Krami Pfitts : roman by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Russian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Mobioys Dich by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Greek, Modern and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Pfits : roman by Andrew Crumey ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Russian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Andrew Crumey's Scottish Writers on the Internet by Andrew Crumey ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Presents information related to writers and authors from Scotland. Contains a FAQ section. Provides an author index, including authors such as Kenneth Grahame, Arthur Conan Doyle, Iain Banks, and other writers. Provides details about Scottish books and works. Links to sites related to Scottish writers and literature
 
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Alternative Names
クルミー, アンドルー
Languages
English (77)
Italian (13)
French (10)
Spanish (8)
German (5)
Russian (5)
Turkish (3)
Chinese (2)
Japanese (2)
Portuguese (2)
Dutch (2)
Danish (2)
Romanian (1)
Greek, Modern (1)
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