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Blackwood, Algernon 1869-1951

Overview
Works: 299 works in 1,078 publications in 1 language and 12,183 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Juvenile works  Bibliography  Ghost stories  Fantasy fiction  Horror tales  Occult fiction  Short stories  Short stories, English 
Roles: Librettist, Author of introduction, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PR6003.L3, 823.912
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Most widely held works by Algernon Blackwood
Tales of the uncanny and supernatural by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
41 editions published between 1949 and 2002 in English and held by 734 libraries worldwide
Best ghost stories of Algernon Blackwood. Selected with an introd. by E.F. Bleiler by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
11 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
Tales of the mysterious and macabre by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
16 editions published between 1967 and 1996 in English and held by 536 libraries worldwide
A prisoner in fairyland by Algernon Blackwood( file )
35 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 507 libraries worldwide
Though recognized primarily as a writer of 'weird' horror fiction for adults, Algernon Blackwood also wrote a number of delightful tales for children and young adults. A Prisoner in Fairyland is an engaging and imaginative romp through a mystical dimension that served as the basis for the popular children's play The Starlight Express
The empty house and other ghost stories by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
40 editions published between 1906 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 409 libraries worldwide
Curl up with a collection of mystery and horror tales from an author whom many critics regard as one of the masters of the genre. The Empty House and Other Ghost Stories showcases some of Algernon Blackwood's finest--and most spine-tingling--short fiction. Whether you're a longtime fan of Blackwood's work or a first-time reader who's curious about this giant of the genre, you're in for a deliciously spooky ride
The centaur by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
34 editions published between 1911 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 325 libraries worldwide
Writer Algernon Blackwood is recognized as one of the pioneers of the genre of 'weird' fiction. He specializes in subtly creepy tales whose horrific significance gradually sneaks up on you, rather than assaulting you with gore and violence. In The Centaur, Blackwood explores the solitary life of a strangely magnetic misfit who decides to live his unusual life on his own unique terms
Pan's garden; a volume of nature stories by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
22 editions published between 1912 and 2003 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
The promise of air by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
22 editions published between 1918 and 2014 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
British author Algernon Blackwood was a remarkably influential figure in the genre of ""weird"" terror. His tales rely on gradually mounting suspense and a sense of discomforting dislocation, rather than gore or explicit horror. The Promise of Air is a classic example of the unique brand of weird fiction that Blackwood pioneered
The garden of survival by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
21 editions published between 1918 and 2014 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Twins may be similar in outward appearance and share genetic material, but the paths they take in life are often markedly divergent. That's certainly the case in Algernon Blackwood's The Garden of Survival, in which two twin brothers' adventures take them to opposite ends of the earth – though their special bond remains intact
John Silence, physician extraordinary by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
36 editions published between 1904 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 228 libraries worldwide
Ten minute stories by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
9 editions published between 1914 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 222 libraries worldwide
The human chord by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
25 editions published between 1910 and 2014 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
The assertion that beautiful music shares a mysterious connection with the human soul is not a new one. For thousands of years, ever since our distant ancestors first began making pleasing sounds with whatever rudimentary implements they could lay their hands on, music has been an important part of ritual, ceremony and spiritual life. In The Human Chord, renowned master of the supernatural Algernon Blackwood takes this concept a step further & ndash; with engrossing and
Spine-chillers : unforgettable tales of terror ( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 211 libraries worldwide
A collection of horror stories by a variety of English and American authors
Selected tales by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
11 editions published between 1964 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 199 libraries worldwide
Incredible adventures by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
17 editions published between 1914 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 190 libraries worldwide
If you prefer your fantasy and horror to be dreamy, soft-focused and enchanting, be sure to add Incredible Adventures to your must-read list. In this captivating collection of tales, renowned British writer Algernon Blackwood weaves an alluring spell that invites readers in to his imagined universes
The best supernatural tales of Algernon Blackwood by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
The extra day by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
16 editions published between 1915 and 2014 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Though originally intended as a work of juvenile fiction that was marketed to younger audiences, Algernon Blackwood's The Extra Day will enchant readers of all ages. The author has a preternatural gift for conveying the innocence and wide-eyed wonder with which children encounter the world around them, and the fable-like quality of the tale makes for an entertaining, engaging read
The wave; an Egyptian aftermath by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
15 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
If your idea of the perfect horror story is more about small, spine-chilling details and big ideas, rather than a nonstop parade of grisly gore, you should explore the work of Algernon Blackwood. Set in Egypt, The Wave is an engrossing example of the 'weird' tale that Blackwood helped to pioneer
Dudley & Gilderoy : a nonsense by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
16 editions published between 1929 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Julius Le Vallon; an episode by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
16 editions published between 1916 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 175 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Blackwood, Algernon Henry
Blackwood, Algernon Henry 1869-1951
ブラックウッド, アルジャーナン
ブラックウッド, アルジャーノン
Languages
English (438)
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