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Blackwood, Algernon 1869-1951

Overview
Works: 311 works in 1,114 publications in 5 languages and 12,400 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Bibliography  Ghost stories  Short stories  Horror tales  Occult fiction  Fantasy fiction  Short stories, English  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Contributor, Author of introduction, Creator
Classifications: PR6003.L3, 823.912
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Publications about Algernon Blackwood
Publications by Algernon Blackwood
Publications by Algernon Blackwood, published posthumously.
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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 720 libraries worldwide
Best ghost stories of Algernon Blackwood. Selected with an introd. by E.F. Bleiler by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
12 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 534 libraries worldwide
Tales of the mysterious and macabre by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
16 editions published between 1967 and 1996 in English and held by 522 libraries worldwide
Pan's garden; a volume of nature stories by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
19 editions published between 1912 and 2003 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
John Silence, physician extraordinary by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
47 editions published between 1904 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 229 libraries worldwide
The centaur by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
33 editions published between 1911 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 227 libraries worldwide
O'Malley is traveling on a cruise and meets two mysterious men, a father and son. These men are extremely attractive, and O'Malley is slightly fascinated by them. They seem to change into one being or a third presence seems to accompany them. Is O'Malley crazy? Or is it a trick? The father and son are not men in the sense that we are men, but are derived from Mother Nature as earth spirits. The last two beings of their kind
Ten minute stories by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
9 editions published between 1914 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 220 libraries worldwide
The listener, and other stories by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
18 editions published between 1907 and 1977 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
Spine-chillers : unforgettable tales of terror ( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
A collection of horror stories by a variety of English and American authors
Ancient sorceries and other weird stories by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
13 editions published between 1968 and 2002 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
In his search to systemise the supernatural Dr. John Silence, Blackwood's psychic detective, confronts anything from the nocturnal cat people of a sleepy French village with a really sinister secret, to a reincarnated Egyptian fire-elemental embodied in a bowl of hot blood
The lost valley, and other stories by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
24 editions published between 1910 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 206 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories by Algernon Blackwood
Selected tales by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
11 editions published between 1964 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 194 libraries worldwide
A prisoner in fairyland (the book that "Uncle Paul wrote) by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
35 editions published between 1913 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 193 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 promise of air by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
23 editions published between 1918 and 2014 in English and held by 171 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 human chord by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
23 editions published between 1910 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 159 libraries worldwide
"'Wanted, by retired clergyman, secretarial assistant with courage and imagination. Tenor voice and some knowledge of Hebrew essential; single; unworldly. Apply Philip Skale.' Robert Spinrobin needed the work, and he took the bait. He possessed the necessary qualifications: a thin tenor voice, not unmusical; a smattering of Hebrew which he had picked up at Cambridge because he liked the fine, high-sounding names of deities and angels; and courage and imagination. It was a job he lived to regret. For he was meant to be the final note in a 'human chord' designed to call out the true name of God ... which could prove the greatest blessing or the worst curse in all of creation"--P. [4] of cover
Incredible adventures by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
16 editions published between 1914 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 148 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 garden of survival by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
21 editions published between 1918 and 2014 in English and held by 147 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 & ndash; though their special bond remains intact
The wave; an Egyptian aftermath by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
15 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
A woman and two men who have come together in a former incarnation, not altogether happily, now have a second opportunity to work out the problem of their relations. A philosophical romance
The extra day by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
16 editions published between 1915 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 129 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 empty house, and other ghost stories by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
36 editions published between 1906 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 104 libraries worldwide
The empty house -- A haunted island -- A case of eavesdropping -- Keeping his promise -- With intent to steal -- The wood of the dead -- Smith: an episode in a lodging-house -- A suspicious gift -- The strange adventures of a private secretary in New York -- Skeleton Lake: an episode in camp
 
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Alternative Names
Algernon Blackwood angielski pisarz, dziennikarz i spiker radiowy
Algernon Blackwood britisk skribent
Algernon Blackwood brittisk författare
Algernon Blackwood écrivain britannique
Algernon Blackwood englischer Autor, Esoteriker und Theosoph
Algernon Blackwood escritor inglés
Algernon Blackwood scrittore inglese
Blackwood, Algernon Henry
Blackwood, Algernon Henry 1869-1951
Blėkvud, Ėldzhernon
Алджернон Блэквуд английский писатель и путешественник
อัลเจอร์นอน แบล็กวูด
アルジャーノン・ブラックウッド
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 (445)
German (7)
Japanese (5)
Spanish (3)
Italian (2)
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