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Garnett, Edward 1868-1937

Overview
Works: 318 works in 892 publications in 4 languages and 11,060 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Short stories  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Humorous fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Detective and mystery fiction  Biography  Domestic fiction  Short stories, Russian 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Compiler, Adapter, Honoree, Contributor
Classifications: PG3456.A15, 891.733
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Travels in Arabia Deserta by Charles Montagu Doughty( Book )
16 editions published between 1931 and 1968 in English and held by 860 libraries worldwide
Illustrated by Edy Legrand. The text as abridged and arranged by Edward Garnett, with a prefatory note by M. Garnett, and a general introduction by T. E. Lawrence. The special content of this edition were copyrighted in 1953 by the George Macy Company. TRAVELS IN ARABIA DESERTA has been recognized, almost since its publication in 1888, as one of the greatest travel books in the English language. Doughty spent almost two years traveling, going on pilgrimages, and living with various nomad tribes in northwestern Arabia, then a land almost completely unknown to Europeans and Americans. His account is a thoroughly realized document, a comprehensive understanding and treatment of every aspect of the life of the nomadic Arabs
Letters from Joseph Conrad, 1895-1924 by Joseph Conrad( Book )
26 editions published between 1927 and 1977 in English and held by 638 libraries worldwide
Conrad's prefaces to his works; with an introductory essay by Joseph Conrad( Book )
23 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 628 libraries worldwide
Cada prólogo va trazando una suerte de mapa vital; y leídos en conjunto proyectan ante el lector un perfecto autorretrato. En ellos Conrad acerca de la creación y la crítica literaria, del origen de los personajes, de su visión de la naturaleza humana, del fracaso, las dudas y los avatares de una vida dedicada en cuerpo y alma a la literatura, tras abandonar la marina con 37 años. El libro incluye "El lugar de Conrad en la literatura inglesa", un ensayo inédito de Edward Garnett, reconocido editor y crítico británico
Letters from John Galsworthy, 1900-1932 by John Galsworthy( Book )
28 editions published between 1934 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 533 libraries worldwide
Friday nights; literary criticisms and appreciations by Edward Garnett( Book )
39 editions published between 1922 and 2016 in English and held by 485 libraries worldwide
This 1922 volume offers a collection of the eminent critic's literary essays, including a piece on Frost's North of Boston
Turgenev. by Edward Garnett( Book )
8 editions published between 1917 and 1966 in English and held by 453 libraries worldwide
Passages from Arabia Deserta by Charles Montagu Doughty( Book )
29 editions published between 1926 and 1984 in English and German and held by 309 libraries worldwide
The image of Chekhov : forty stories in the order in which they were written by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )
9 editions published between 1916 and 2001 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
The title Chekhov story, "The Darling," begins with Olga Plemyannikov sitting on the steps of her house musing in the heat of the day. The theater owner Mr. Kukin, who lives in a wing of Olga's house, worries that the coming rain will drive away more of his customers. As the days pass, a "deep and genuine feeling" arises in Olga, and she falls in love with her fretful neighbor. Things unravel as secrets are revealed. Other stories included in this volume are "Ariadne," "Talent" and "The Helpmate." Also included is a detailed introduction about Chekhov's prose style
The Golovlyov family by Mikhail Evgrafovich Saltykov( Book )
9 editions published between 1931 and 1973 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
[This book] is one of the last-translated, but highest-ranking, realistic novels of nineteenth-century Russia. The vicious circle of greed, self-pity and hypocritical repentance perpetuated by Arina Petrovna, her children, and her children's children in pursuit of money brings disaster to bear on Golovlovo, the gray, half-ruined estate where family and servants conspire against their mistress. -Back cover
Turgenev : a study by Edward Garnett( Book )
18 editions published between 1917 and 2011 in English and held by 259 libraries worldwide
This biography of the great Russian novelist, author of such classic works as "Fathers and sons" and "On the eve", features a foreword by Joseph Conrad and presents a concise yet insightful overview of Turgenev's life and work
Thirty tales & sketches by R. B Cunninghame Graham( Book )
10 editions published between 1929 and 1970 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
Wanderings in Arabia by Charles Montagu Doughty( Book )
15 editions published between 1908 and 1924 in English and Undetermined and held by 229 libraries worldwide
Wanderings in Arabia by Charles Montagu Doughty( Book )
19 editions published between 1908 and 1949 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Tolstoy; his life and writings by Edward Garnett( Book )
25 editions published between 1914 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 212 libraries worldwide
The author of this 1914 installment in Constable's Modern Biographies series a felicitous choice, not only because of Garnett's own literary sensibilities but because of the professional talents of his wife, Constance, the leading Russian translator of her day. The result is an insightful, judicious appreciation of Tolstoy and his texts
Leo Tolstoy by G. K Chesterton( Book )
26 editions published between 1903 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 196 libraries worldwide
This book contains a brief biography of the famous Russian author. It is accompanied by numerous illustrations
Letters from W.H. Hudson, 1901-1922 by W. H Hudson( Book )
5 editions published between 1923 and 1967 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
153 letters from W.H. Hudson by W. H Hudson( Book )
9 editions published between 1923 and 1973 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Letters from Conrad, 1895 to 1924 by Joseph Conrad( Book )
8 editions published between 1927 and 1956 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Midsummer night madness : and other stories by Seán O'Faoláin( Book )
12 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
The life of W.J. Fox, public teacher & social reformer, 1786-1864 by Richard Garnett( Book )
6 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Edward Garnett British writer and critic
Edward Garnett Brits schrijver (1868-1937)
Edward Garnett scrittore e critico letterario inglese
Garnett Edward Wiliam
Garnett, Edward William 1868-1937
ガーネット, エドワード
Languages
English (401)
Japanese (2)
Spanish (1)
German (1)
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