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Ford, Ford Madox 1873-1939

Works: 925 works in 4,278 publications in 13 languages and 100,364 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Domestic fiction  History  Records and correspondence  Historical fiction  War stories  Television adaptations  War stories, English 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Collaborator, Recipient, Lyricist, Dedicatee, Honoree
Classifications: PR6011.O53, 823.912
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The good soldier : a tale of passion by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
397 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 6,107 libraries worldwide
"This is the saddest story," the narrator notes of his friend Edward Ashburham's life. A superb soldier and the perfect English gentleman, the Ashburham has one fatal flaw with regard to affairs of love. Ford weaves a brilliant tale-long recognized as one of the masterpieces of twentieth century fiction-in which nothing is quite what it seems, including the narrator's telling of the tale. The Saddest Story was the original title, but with the onset of WW I at the time of initial publication (1915), the publishers asked for a new title
Parade's end by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
125 editions published between 1924 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,480 libraries worldwide
Contains the author's four novels of the European War, a panorama of England preceding and during the war - "Some do not", "No more parades", "A man could stand up", and "The last post". Also available in the separate volumes
The inheritors; an extravagant story by Joseph Conrad( Book )
93 editions published between 1901 and 2015 in English and held by 1,331 libraries worldwide
When Arthur, a writer-turned-journalist, meets a mysterious and alluring woman, he is drawn into the world of the Fourth Dimensionists, a societal faction that uses political power to break down traditional values in the name of expedience. As Arthur's obsession with the woman grows, he yearns to capture her attention and her affections, only to learn that he has been brutally used and, as a result, has betrayed those who are closest to him
Henry James, a critical study by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
69 editions published between 1913 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,196 libraries worldwide
The fifth queen : the fifth queen, Privy Seal, the fifth queen crowned by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 1,087 libraries worldwide
The march of literature : from Confucius' day to our own by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
32 editions published between 1938 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,066 libraries worldwide
"This 900-page survey of world literature, "From Confucius' Day to Our Own" (as the subtitle reads), was the last book written by Ford Madox Ford, one of the seminal figures of the modernist period. Written for general readers rather than scholars and first published in 1938, The March of Literature is a working novelist's view of what is valuable in literature, and why. Convinced that scholars and teachers give a false sense of literature, Ford brings alive the pleasures of reading by writing about books he is passionate about." "Beginning at the beginning - with ancient Egyptian and Chinese literature and the Bible - Ford works his way through classical literature, the writings of the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, continuing up to the major writers of his own day like Ezra Pound, Henry James, and Joseph Conrad." "With his encyclopedic reading and expertise in the techniques of writing, Ford is a reliable and entertaining guide. Ford also includes a chapter on publishers and booksellers, noting the key roles they play in literature's existence." "Novelist Alexander Theroux (Darconville's Cat, An Adultery) has written an insightful introduction for this reissue, the first time this monumental book has been made available in paperback."--Jacket
Joseph Conrad: a personal remembrance by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
42 editions published between 1924 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,053 libraries worldwide
Portraits from life; memories and criticisms of Henry James, Joseph Conrad, Thomas Hardy, H.G. Wells, Stephen Crane, D.H. Lawrence, John Galsworthy, Ivan Turgenev, W.H. Hudson, Theodore Dreiser, Algernon Charles Swinburne by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
47 editions published between 1937 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 982 libraries worldwide
Memories and criticisms
The English novel, from the earliest days to the death of Joseph Conrad by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
60 editions published between 1928 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 955 libraries worldwide
"Of all Ford Madox Ford's critical works, The English Novel (first published in 1930) is his most satisfying. He wrote it while travelling: memory plays a large part. Our guide - a major innovative novelist of the century - takes us on a tour of the key literary form of the age, from its birth to his own time." "Ford understands the novel, its development and potential. His radical view of nineteenth-century fiction and his advocacy of Flaubert and Conrad are persuasive. His association with Conrad makes the passages on the author of Nostromo (to which he contributed) especially compelling." "We are offered 'suggestions not dictates'. Ford espouses no orthodoxy: he urges a fresh reading of the best work in our tradition, with pointers in unexpected directions. Seventy years after it was written, The English Novel remains compulsively readable."--Jacket
The last post : a novel by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
37 editions published between 1927 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 949 libraries worldwide
Last in a series of novel dealing with Christopher Tietjens and his family during and immediately following World War I
The Bodley Head Ford Madox Ford by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
102 editions published between 1962 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 928 libraries worldwide
Critical writings by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
24 editions published between 1964 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 912 libraries worldwide
Provence : from minstrels to the machine by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
34 editions published between 1935 and 2009 in English and held by 769 libraries worldwide
A cross-genre evocation of a writer's life in the Mediterranean, this account documents the happy years Ford Madox Ford spent living in the South of France with his young artist lover, Biala. Blending fiction, history, memoir, travel, and cookery writing, this tome charmingly evokes Ford and Biala's ramshackle, bohemian life in their villa on the Mediterranean coast. From social encounters with Ernest Hemingway, Ezra Pound, Pablo Picasso, and Henri Matisse to the delights of growing vegetables, this spontaneous and entertaining book is a true love letter to the Provençal lifestyle
The nature of a crime by Joseph Conrad( Book )
23 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in English and held by 767 libraries worldwide
A history of our own times by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
17 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and held by 727 libraries worldwide
Provides a political, social, and intellectual history of England, France, Germany, and the U.S. from 1870-95
No more parades : a novel by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
31 editions published between 1925 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 723 libraries worldwide
Second book in the "Parade's End" series about the Tietjens family and WWI
Letters by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
19 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Romance : a novel by Joseph Conrad( Book )
8 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Ford Madox Ford and America by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
The controversial British writer Ford Madox Ford (1873-1939) is increasingly recognized as a major presence in early twentieth-century literature. This series of International Ford Madox Ford Studies was founded to reflect the recent resurgence of interest in him. Each volume is based upon a particular theme or issue; and relates aspects of Ford's work, life, and contacts, to broader concerns of his time. Ford is best-known for his fiction, especially The Good Soldier, long considered a modernist masterpiece; and Parade's End, which Anthony Burgess described as 'the finest novel about the First World War', Samuel Hynes has called 'the greatest war novel ever written by an Englishman', and which has been adapted by Tom Stoppard for the BBC and HBO. Ford's America, like the other places he wrote about extensively such as England or France, is a place of the imagination as much as the real place in which he lived and travelled. This volume is the first extended treatment of Ford's lifelong contacts with American literature and culture. It combines contributions from British and American experts on Ford and Modernism. It has five closely inter-connected sections which display, between them, the range of Ford's creative relationships with American writers and American territory. The first explores the transatlantic dimension of Ford's modernism, from his involvement with Americans like James and Pound in Britain before the war, through the Paris days among the Americans in the transatlantic review circle such as Hemingway and Stein, to his time in America in the 20s and 30s, and the American care for his reputation after his death. The second section focuses on New York, and the publishing world portrayed in Ford's only novel set mainly in the US, When the Wicked Man . A third section, discussing culture, politics, and journalism in his writing of the 1930s, is followed by two examples of his commentary on contemporary American culture, both published here for the first time. The final section juxtaposes two examples of the many American writers who have paid tribute to Ford: an essay tracking Robert Lowell's regular recollections of his encounters with him; and Mary Gordon's celebration of his life with the Polish-American painter Janice Biala. The volume also contains fourteen illustrations, including artwork by Biala and photographs of Ford
It was the nightingale by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
24 editions published between 1933 and 2014 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
"Ford describes his encounters with Conrad, Hemingway, Proust, and Joyce, among other writers, with an infectious energy that animates every page of this compelling memoir. This comprehensive new edition seeks to redress the fact that his autobiographical writing remains largely unrecognized. Through this volume, his literary life is made available for the first time since 1984. Written with the generosity, punch, and flair that characterize Ford's novels, it employs a subtle and flexible rhetoric of narrative that fuses the genres of fiction and memoir. Ultimately, however, it tells a story of rebirth, in which the process of literary creation becomes an affirmation of life itself."
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Alternative Names
Chaucer, Daniel
Chaucer, Daniel 1873-1939
Ford, Ford M. 1873-1939
Ford, Ford Maddox 1873-1939
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Ford Madox Ford 1873-1939
Ford Madox Ford britisk poet og skribent
Ford Madox Ford Brits schrijver
Ford Madox Ford brittisk poet och författare
Ford Madox Ford écrivain britannique
Ford Madox Ford englischer Schriftsteller
Ford Madox Ford novelista y editor inglés
Ford Madox Ford scrittore britannico
Haig, Fenil 1873-1939
Hueffer, F. H. 1873-1939
Hueffer, F. Hermann 1873-1939
Hueffer, F. M.
Hueffer, F. M. 1873-1939
Hueffer, F. M. (Ford Madox)
Hueffer, Ford H. 1873-1939
Hueffer, Ford H. (Ford Hermann)
Hueffer, Ford H. (Ford Hermann), 1873-1939
Hueffer, Ford H. Madox
Hueffer, Ford Hermann
Hueffer, Ford Hermann 1873-1939
Hueffer, Ford Hermann Wirkl. Name 1873-1939
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Hueffer, Ford M. (Ford Madox)
Hueffer, Ford M. (Ford Madox), 1873-1939
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Hueffer, Joseph Leopold Ford Hermann Madox.
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Huffer, Ford 1873-1939
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Madox, Joseph Leopold Ford Hermann
Форд Мэдакс Форд
Форд, Форд Мэдокс
Хуффер Ф.Х. 1873-1939
Хьюффер Ф.М. 1873-1939
פורד מדוקס פורד
ฟอร์ด แมดด็อกซ์ ฟอร์ด
포드, 포드 매독스 1873-1939
フォード, フォード・マドックス
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