skip to content
Vathek : an Arabian tale Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Vathek : an Arabian tale

Author: William BeckfordRichard BentleyJohn Cumming, (Publisher)A & W GaglianiAndrew SpottiswoodeAll authors
Publisher: London : Richard Bentley ... ; Bell and Bradfute, Edinburgh ; Cumming, Dublin ; and Gagliani, Paris, 1834.
Series: Standard novels, no. 41.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Gothic fiction
Portraits
Named Person: Horace Walpole; Horace Walpole
Material Type: Biography, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Beckford; Richard Bentley; John Cumming, (Publisher); A & W Gagliani; Andrew Spottiswoode; Septimus Read; Gordon N Ray; M G Lewis; George Agar Ellis Dover, Baron; F Pickering; John William Cook; Samuel Henley; Horace Walpole; Heinrich Zschokke; Bell & Bradfute,
OCLC Number: 270128346
Notes: Vathek translated from the original French.
Includes Heinrich Zschokke's Abällino der grosse Bandit, translated by M.G. Lewis.
"Sketch of the life of Horace Walpole ... by ... Lord Dover"--Page [121]-134.
"Printed by A. Spottiswoode"--Colophon.
Frontispiece and engraved t.p. for Vathek by J.M. Cook after F. Pickering.
Engraved portrait frontispiece of Walpole.
Paginated continuously, with separate t.p. for each.
Description: [6], 364 pages, [2] leaves of plates : illustrations, portrait ; 17 cm.
Contents: "The castle of Otranto. By Horace Walpole": p. [*119]-*128, 129-250. "The bravo of Venice [by Heinrich Zschokke] tr. by M.G. Lewis": p. [251]-364.
Series Title: Standard novels, no. 41.
Other Titles: Vathek.
Castle of Otranto
Bravo of Venice
Responsibility: by William Beckford ; with notes ...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/270128346> # Vathek : an Arabian tale
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/270128346#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ; # Vathek.
   library:oclcnum "270128346" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Place/and_gagliani_paris> ; # and Gagliani, Paris
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Place/cumming_dublin> ; # Cumming, Dublin
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Place/bell_and_bradfute_edinburgh> ; # Bell and Bradfute, Edinburgh
   rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#CreativeWork/aballino_der_grosse_bandit> ; # Abällino, der grosse Bandit.
   rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#CreativeWork/castle_of_otranto> ; # Castle of Otranto.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Person/walpole_horace_1717_1797> ; # Horace Walpole
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Topic/1834> ; # 1834
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/17231985> ; # Horace Walpole
   schema:alternateName "Bravo of Venice" ;
   schema:alternateName "Castle of Otranto" ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/12179425> ; # Andrew Spottiswoode
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Person/walpole_horace_1717_1797> ; # Horace Walpole
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/29402529> ; # John William Cook
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/46800938> ; # Samuel Henley
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/71394067> ; # Matthew Gregory Lewis
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Person/gagliani_a_&_w> ; # A. & W. Gagliani
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/19669251> ; # Baron George Agar Ellis Dover
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Organization/bell_&_bradfute> ; # Bell & Bradfute,
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/50945> ; # Gordon Norton Ray
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Person/zschokke_heinrich_1771_1848> ; # Heinrich Zschokke
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/36785729> ; # (Publisher) John Cumming
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Person/read_septimus> ; # Septimus Read
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/30279325> ; # Richard Bentley
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/4926466> ; # William Beckford
   schema:datePublished "1834" ;
   schema:description ""The castle of Otranto. By Horace Walpole": p. [*119]-*128, 129-250. "The bravo of Venice [by Heinrich Zschokke] tr. by M.G. Lewis": p. [251]-364."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1755062521> ; # Vathek.
   schema:genre "Portraits"@en ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Gothic fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:illustrator <http://viaf.org/viaf/6150565506006250206> ; # Ferdinand Pickering
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Series/standard_novels> ; # Standard novels ;
   schema:name "Vathek : an Arabian tale"@en ;
   schema:productID "270128346" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/270128346#PublicationEvent/london_richard_bentley_bell_and_bradfute_edinburgh_cumming_dublin_and_gagliani_paris_1834> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Agent/richard_bentley> ; # Richard Bentley ...
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/270128346> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Agent/richard_bentley> # Richard Bentley ...
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Richard Bentley ..." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Person/gagliani_a_&_w> # A. & W. Gagliani
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Gagliani" ;
   schema:givenName "A. & W." ;
   schema:name "A. & W. Gagliani" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Person/read_septimus> # Septimus Read
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Read" ;
   schema:givenName "Septimus" ;
   schema:name "Septimus Read" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Person/walpole_horace_1717_1797> # Horace Walpole
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1717" ;
   schema:deathDate "1797" ;
   schema:familyName "Walpole" ;
   schema:givenName "Horace" ;
   schema:name "Horace Walpole" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Person/zschokke_heinrich_1771_1848> # Heinrich Zschokke
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1771" ;
   schema:deathDate "1848" ;
   schema:familyName "Zschokke" ;
   schema:givenName "Heinrich" ;
   schema:name "Heinrich Zschokke" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Place/and_gagliani_paris> # and Gagliani, Paris
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "and Gagliani, Paris" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Place/bell_and_bradfute_edinburgh> # Bell and Bradfute, Edinburgh
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Bell and Bradfute, Edinburgh" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12179425> # Andrew Spottiswoode
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Spottiswoode" ;
   schema:givenName "Andrew" ;
   schema:name "Andrew Spottiswoode" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/17231985> # Horace Walpole
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1717" ;
   schema:deathDate "1797" ;
   schema:familyName "Walpole" ;
   schema:givenName "Horace" ;
   schema:name "Horace Walpole" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/19669251> # Baron George Agar Ellis Dover
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1797" ;
   schema:deathDate "1833" ;
   schema:familyName "Dover" ;
   schema:givenName "George Agar Ellis" ;
   schema:name "Baron George Agar Ellis Dover" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/29402529> # John William Cook
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Cook" ;
   schema:givenName "John William" ;
   schema:name "John William Cook" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/30279325> # Richard Bentley
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1794" ;
   schema:deathDate "1871," ;
   schema:familyName "Bentley" ;
   schema:givenName "Richard" ;
   schema:name "Richard Bentley" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/36785729> # (Publisher) John Cumming
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Cumming" ;
   schema:givenName "John" ;
   schema:name "(Publisher) John Cumming" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/46800938> # Samuel Henley
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1740" ;
   schema:deathDate "1815" ;
   schema:familyName "Henley" ;
   schema:givenName "Samuel" ;
   schema:name "Samuel Henley" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/4926466> # William Beckford
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1760" ;
   schema:deathDate "1844" ;
   schema:familyName "Beckford" ;
   schema:givenName "William" ;
   schema:name "William Beckford" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/50945> # Gordon Norton Ray
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1915" ;
   schema:deathDate "1986," ;
   schema:familyName "Ray" ;
   schema:givenName "Gordon Norton" ;
   schema:givenName "Gordon N." ;
   schema:name "Gordon Norton Ray" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/6150565506006250206> # Ferdinand Pickering
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1810" ;
   schema:deathDate "1889," ;
   schema:familyName "Pickering" ;
   schema:givenName "Ferdinand" ;
   schema:givenName "F." ;
   schema:name "Ferdinand Pickering" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/71394067> # Matthew Gregory Lewis
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1775" ;
   schema:deathDate "1818" ;
   schema:familyName "Lewis" ;
   schema:givenName "Matthew Gregory" ;
   schema:givenName "M. G." ;
   schema:name "Matthew Gregory Lewis" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1755062521> # Vathek.
   schema:name "Vathek." ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/270128346#PublicationEvent/london_richard_bentley_bell_and_bradfute_edinburgh_cumming_dublin_and_gagliani_paris_1834>
    a schema:PublicationEvent ;
   schema:location <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Place/and_gagliani_paris> ; # and Gagliani, Paris
   schema:location <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Place/cumming_dublin> ; # Cumming, Dublin
   schema:location <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Place/bell_and_bradfute_edinburgh> ; # Bell and Bradfute, Edinburgh
   schema:location <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
   schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Agent/richard_bentley> ; # Richard Bentley ...
   schema:startDate "1834" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.