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Lodge, David 1935-

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Works: 413 works in 2,153 publications in 7 languages and 45,491 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  College stories  Psychological fiction  Satire  Terminology  History  Biography  Film adaptations  Television adaptations 
Roles: Compiler, Editor, Author of introduction, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Speaker, Scenarist, Interviewee
Classifications: PR6062.O36, 823.914
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Therapy : a novel by David Lodge( Book )
55 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,112 libraries worldwide
A spoof on today's obsession with health. Unwilling to accept the aches and pains of old age, Laurence Passmore, 58, an English TV writer, rushes from one doctor to another, becoming progressively depressed with the result that his marriage and work suffer. Eventually he finds solace in religion
Language of fiction : essays in criticism and verbal analysis of the English novel by David Lodge( Book )
63 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in English and held by 2,034 libraries worldwide
Language of Fiction was the first book of criticism by the renowned novelist and critic David Lodge. His uniquely informed perspective - he was already the author of three successful novels at the time of its first publication in 1966 - and lucid exposition meant that the work proved a landmark of literary criticism, not least because it succeeded in communicating a radically new vision of English literature to a readership that reached well beyond the bounds of the academy. Now reissued with a new foreword, this major work from the pen of one of England's finest living writers is essential re
Paradise news : a novel by David Lodge( Book )
40 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,975 libraries worldwide
A British theologian and his father travel to Hawaii
Nice work by David Lodge( Book )
55 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,926 libraries worldwide
Vic and Robyn's meeting triggers a comic head-on collision of life-styles and ideologies, motives and methods, that forces each to make some discoveries about their worlds and themselves
Small world : an academic romance by David Lodge( Book )
58 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 1,915 libraries worldwide
English professors are on the loose. In this second installment in the delightful trilogy of academic satires, the sun has not quite set on the sexual revolution, while political correctness has not yet reared its humorless head
Deaf sentence by David Lodge( Book )
32 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,734 libraries worldwide
Frustrated by hearing loss and his messy personal life, retired linguistics professor Desmond Bates reluctantly journeys to London to check up on his elderly father and finds his hearing problems resulting in an unintended relationship with a young woman
Thinks-- : a novel by David Lodge( Book )
29 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,649 libraries worldwide
Ralph Messenger, a leader in artificial intelligence and human consciousness, is attracted to novelist Helen Reed, who has just started at the University of Gloucester
The novelist at the crossroads, and other essays on fiction and criticism by David Lodge( Book )
22 editions published between 1971 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,568 libraries worldwide
Changing places : a tale of two campuses by David Lodge( Book )
80 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,444 libraries worldwide
A hilarious send-up of academic life, intellectual fashion, sex, and marriage. Two English professors know they'll be swapping class rosters, but what they don't know is that in a wildly spiraling transatlantic involvement they'll soon be swapping students, colleagues, and even wives. First book in a trilogy
The art of fiction : illustrated from classic and modern texts by David Lodge( Book )
29 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 1,326 libraries worldwide
Discusses the art of fiction under a wide range of topics, each illustrated by a short passage taken from classic and modern fiction
A man of parts : a novel by David Lodge( Book )
19 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,265 libraries worldwide
Presents a story inspired by the intimate relationships of H.G. Wells, who at the end of his life evaluates his professional, political, and romantic successes and failures before achieving a greater understanding of himself
Souls and bodies by David Lodge( Book )
57 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 1,255 libraries worldwide
A sophisticated, satirical look at a group of British Roman Catholics follows their misadventures through the sexual revolution, marital problems, and crises of faith, from university days to the seventies
Author, author by David Lodge( Book )
21 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,229 libraries worldwide
"Thronged with vividly drawn characters, some of them with famous names, Author, Author presents a fascinating panorama of literary and theatrical life in late Victorian England. But at its heart is a portrait, rendered with remarkable empathy, of a writer who never achieved popular success in his lifetime nor resolved his sexual identity, yet wrote some of the greatest novels about love in the english language." From the bookjacket
The modes of modern writing : metaphor, metonymy, and the typology of modern literature by David Lodge( Book )
56 editions published between 1977 and 2002 in English and held by 1,223 libraries worldwide
Modern criticism and theory : a reader by David Lodge( Book )
59 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 1,172 libraries worldwide
This third edition of Modern Criticism and Theory represents a major expansion on its previous incarnations with twenty-five new pieces or essays included. This expansion has two principal purposes. Firstly, in keeping with the collection's aim to reflect contemporary preoccupations, the Reader has expanded forward to include such newly emergent considerations as ecocriticism and post-theory. Secondly, with the aim of presenting as broad an account of modern theory as possible, the reader expands backwards to take in exemplary pieces by formative writers and thinkers of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries such as Marx, Freud and Virginia Woolf. This radical expansion of content is prefaced by a wide-ranging introduction, which provides a rationale for the collection and demonstrates how connections can be made between different theories and critical schools
The British Museum is falling down by David Lodge( Book )
65 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,039 libraries worldwide
Adam Appleby begins another day of research in the Reading Room of the British Museum. He is a graduate student in literature and a practicing Catholic in the days before the pill. His is married, has three children, and is not looking forward to the possibility of a fourth. On a foggy day in London, work and life conspire against him as he bumbles his way through series of misadventures. It is a hilarious and heartfelt tour of academia
Graham Greene by David Lodge( Book )
10 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 966 libraries worldwide
20th century literary criticism; a reader by David Lodge( Book )
56 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 933 libraries worldwide
Consciousness & the novel : connected essays by David Lodge( Book )
22 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 924 libraries worldwide
"Human Consciousness, long the province of literature, has lately come in for a remapping - even rediscovery - by the natural sciences, driven by developments in Artificial Intelligence, neuroscience, and evolutionary biology. As the richest record we have of human consciousness, literature, David Lodge suggests, may offer a kind of understanding that is complementary, not opposed, to scientific knowledge. Writing with characteristic wit and brio, and employing the insight and acumen of a skilled novelist and critic, Lodge here explores the representation of human consciousness in fiction (mainly English and American) in light of recent investigations in the sciences."--Jacket
Home truths : a novella by David Lodge( Book )
33 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 848 libraries worldwide
"Adrian Ludlow, a novelist with a distinguished but slightly faded reputation, is living in semiretirement with his wife, Eleanor, in an isolated cottage beneath the flight path of London's Gatwick Airport. Their old friend from college days, Sam Sharp, who has since become a successful screenplay writer, drops by unexpectedly on the way to Los Angeles. Sam is fuming over a scathing profile of himself by Fanny Tarrant in that day's newspaper. Together, the two men plan to take revenge on the journalist, though Adrian is risking what he values most: his privacy."--Jacket
 
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Alternative Names
Lodge, David
Lodge, David John.
Lodge, David John 1935-
Lodžs, Deivids, 1935-
לודג׳, דייוויד, 1935-
ديفيد لودج، 1935-
ロッジ, デイヴィッド
Languages
English (899)
German (9)
Italian (3)
Danish (2)
French (1)
Romanian (1)
Czech (1)
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