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Muir, Willa 1890-1970

Overview
Works: 205 works in 888 publications in 3 languages and 22,943 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical fiction  Biography  Allegories  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Humorous fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Translator, Author, Creator, tra
Classifications: PT2621.A26, 833.91
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Willa Muir
Publications by Willa Muir
Publications by Willa Muir, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Willa Muir
 
Most widely held works by Willa Muir
The trial by Franz Kafka( Book )
87 editions published between 1925 and 2009 in English and German and held by 3,013 libraries worldwide
First published in 1935, The Trial is a classic story of totalitarianism, sadism, and hysteria. With a labyrinth of meanings, author Franz Kafka explores the dark lives of killers
The castle by Franz Kafka( Book )
80 editions published between 1930 and 2005 in English and German and held by 2,059 libraries worldwide
A fantasy novel, depicting human attempts to arrive closer to God, considered to be a symbolic classic
The penal colony : stories and short pieces by Franz Kafka( Book )
30 editions published between 1948 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,802 libraries worldwide
"This powerful collection brings together all the stories Kafka allowed to be published during his lifetime."--Back cover
Josephus by Lion Feuchtwanger( Book )
20 editions published between 1932 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 991 libraries worldwide
First part of a trilogy based on the life of the Jewish historian
Amerika by Franz Kafka( Book )
12 editions published between 1946 and 1996 in English and German and held by 893 libraries worldwide
Doctorow in his new foreword. "Kafka made his first novel from his own mind's mythic elements," Doctorow explains, "and the research data that caught his eye were bent like light rays in a field of gravity."
The great wall of China : stories and reflections by Franz Kafka( Book )
18 editions published between 1933 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 847 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories, fables, and aphorisms, written between 1917 and 1924
Selected short stories by Franz Kafka( Book )
13 editions published between 1952 and 1993 in English and German and held by 826 libraries worldwide
Donated by the estate of Donald S. Moore
The sleepwalkers : a trilogy by Hermann Broch( Book )
21 editions published between 1932 and 1996 in English and German and held by 775 libraries worldwide
Broch's influential trilogy examines the "loneliness of the I" stemming from the collapse of any sustaining system of values, with three stories ranging from the aristocracy to the working classes in Germany during the years prior to the First World War
Living with ballads by Willa Muir( Book )
13 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 757 libraries worldwide
Power by Lion Feuchtwanger( Book )
49 editions published between 1926 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 739 libraries worldwide
Novel is based on the life of an eighteenth-century Jewish banker, Joseph Süss Oppenheimer, who served as a financial adviser to the Duke of Württemberg and was persecuted after the Duke's death
Success : a novel by Lion Feuchtwanger( Book )
9 editions published between 1930 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 697 libraries worldwide
Kritische en satirische beschrijving van de burgerij van München in de jaren 1921-1924
Richelieu; his rise to power by Carl Jacob Burckhardt( Book )
12 editions published between 1940 and 1967 in English and German and held by 656 libraries worldwide
The ugly duchess by Lion Feuchtwanger( Book )
20 editions published between 1927 and 1951 in English and German and held by 579 libraries worldwide
Historical romance based on the life of Margaretha, Countess of Tyrol in the 14th century
The metamorphosis = Die Verwandlung by Franz Kafka( Book )
2 editions published between 1968 and 1976 in German and English and held by 480 libraries worldwide
When Gregor Samsa woke up one morning from unsettling dreams, he found himself changed in his bed into a monstrous vermin, a giant beetlelike insect, thus becoming an object of disgrace to his family, an outsider in his own home, an a quintessentially alienated man
The Jew of Rome by Lion Feuchtwanger( Book )
6 editions published between 1935 and 1936 in English and German and held by 445 libraries worldwide
The second volume of s trilogy based on the life of the Jewish historian
Mottke, the thief by Sholem Asch( Book )
10 editions published between 1935 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 434 libraries worldwide
Published in 1917 under title: Mottke the vagabond
Richelieu and his age: by Carl Jacob Burckhardt( Book )
13 editions published between 1940 and 1967 in English and German and held by 374 libraries worldwide
The enigmatic czar; the life of Alexander I of Russia by Maurice Paléologue( Book )
11 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
The metamorphosis, In the penal colony, and other stories by Franz Kafka( Book )
9 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
Collection of the best know novellas and stories of one of the seminal writers of the twentieth century
The pretender by Lion Feuchtwanger( Book )
7 editions published between 1900 and 1938 in English and German and held by 320 libraries worldwide
"Ein genialer Streich, ein hintergründiger Racheakt, viel mehr war es nicht, als Senator Varro in den römischen Ostprovinzen den Kaiser Nero, elf Jahre nach dessen Tod, auferstehen ließ. ... Eine der grossen politischen Betrugsaffären der Weltgeschichte wird für Lion Feuchtwanger-im dritten Jahr der Nazidiktatur-zur Vorlage für eine grandiose Parodie auf das Triumvirat Hitler, Göring, Goebbles"--Page 4 of cover
 
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Alternative Names
Anderson Willa 1890-1970
Muir, W. J. A.
Muir, W. J. A. 1890-1970
Muir, W. J. A. (Wilhelmina Johnstone Anderson), 1890-1970
Muir, Wilhelmina Johnstone.
Muir Wilhelmina Johnstone 1890-1970
Muir, Wilhelmina Johnstone Anderson 1890-1970
Muir, Willa 1890-
Scott, Agnes Neill 1890-1970
Willa Muir British writer
Willa Muir schottische Schriftstellerin und Übersetzerin
Willa Muir Scottish novelist, essayist and translator
Languages
English (399)
German (39)
Portuguese (1)
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