passa ai contenuti
Vathek Anteprima di questo documento
ChiudiAnteprima di questo documento
Stiamo controllando…

Vathek

Autore: William Beckford; Herbert B Grimsditch; Edward Bawden; Folio Society (London, England)
Editore: London : Folio Society, 1958.
Edizione/Formato:   book_printbook : Fiction : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
Banca dati:WorldCat
Sommario:
"The novel chronicles the fall from power of the Caliph Vathek (a fictionalised version of the historical Al-Wathiq), who renounces Islam and engages with his mother, Carathis, in a series of licentious and deplorable activities designed to gain him supernatural powers. At the end of the novel, instead of attaining these powers, Vathek descends into a hell ruled by the demon Eblis where he is doomed to wander  Per saperne di più…
Voto:

(non ancora votato) 0 con commenti - Diventa il primo.

Soggetti
Altri come questo

 

Trova una copia in biblioteca

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Stiamo ricercando le biblioteche che possiedono questo documento…

Dettagli

Genere/forma: Fiction
Informazioni aggiuntive sul formato: Online version:
Beckford, William, 1760-1844.
Vathek.
London : The Folio Society, 1958
(OCoLC)609509134
Tipo materiale: Fiction
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: William Beckford; Herbert B Grimsditch; Edward Bawden; Folio Society (London, England)
Numero OCLC: 6506278
Descrizione: 128 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Altri titoli: Vathek.
Responsabilità: William Beckford ; translated with an introduction by Herbert B. Grimsditch ; illustrated with lithographs by Edward Bawden.

Abstract:

"The novel chronicles the fall from power of the Caliph Vathek (a fictionalised version of the historical Al-Wathiq), who renounces Islam and engages with his mother, Carathis, in a series of licentious and deplorable activities designed to gain him supernatural powers. At the end of the novel, instead of attaining these powers, Vathek descends into a hell ruled by the demon Eblis where he is doomed to wander endlessly and speechlessly"--Wikipedia.

Commenti

Commenti degli utenti
Recuperando commenti GoodReads…
Stiamo recuperando commenti DOGObooks

Etichette

Diventa il primo.
Conferma questa richiesta

Potresti aver già richiesto questo documento. Seleziona OK se si vuole procedere comunque con questa richiesta.

Dati collegati


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/6506278> # Vathek
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/6506278#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ; # Vathek.
    library:oclcnum "6506278" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Topic/caliphs> ; # Caliphs
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Place/arab_countries> ; # Arab countries.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/828/> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/131314437> ; # Folio Society (London, England)
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/49391076> ; # Herbert Borthwick Grimsditch
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/4926466> ; # William Beckford
    schema:datePublished "1958" ;
    schema:description ""The novel chronicles the fall from power of the Caliph Vathek (a fictionalised version of the historical Al-Wathiq), who renounces Islam and engages with his mother, Carathis, in a series of licentious and deplorable activities designed to gain him supernatural powers. At the end of the novel, instead of attaining these powers, Vathek descends into a hell ruled by the demon Eblis where he is doomed to wander endlessly and speechlessly"--Wikipedia."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1755062521> ; # Vathek.
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:illustrator <http://viaf.org/viaf/64278933> ; # Edward Bawden
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/609509134> ;
    schema:name "Vathek"@en ;
    schema:productID "6506278" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/6506278#PublicationEvent/london_folio_society_1958> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Agent/folio_society> ; # Folio Society
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/6506278> ;
    .


Related Entities

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

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Agent/folio_society> # Folio Society
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Folio Society" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1755062521#Place/arab_countries> # Arab countries.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Arab countries." ;
    schema:name "Arab countries" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/131314437> # Folio Society (London, England)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Folio Society (London, England)" ;
    .

<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/49391076> # Herbert Borthwick Grimsditch
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1898" ;
    schema:familyName "Grimsditch" ;
    schema:givenName "Herbert Borthwick" ;
    schema:givenName "Herbert B." ;
    schema:name "Herbert Borthwick Grimsditch" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/64278933> # Edward Bawden
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1903" ;
    schema:deathDate "1989," ;
    schema:familyName "Bawden" ;
    schema:givenName "Edward" ;
    schema:name "Edward Bawden" ;
    .

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


Content-negotiable representations

Chiudi finestra

Per favore entra in WorldCat 

Non hai un account? Puoi facilmente crearne uno gratuito.