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Lang, Andrew 1844-1912

Overview
Works: 2,450 works in 11,636 publications in 7 languages and 176,379 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Fairy tales  Epic poetry  Epic poetry, Greek  Folk tales  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Short stories  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Contributor, Author of introduction, Other, Lyricist, Composer, win, Speaker, Director, edc, tra, Compiler, Commentator for written text, Adapter, Redactor, pre, Creator, Honoree
Classifications: PA4025.A5, 883.01
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The blue fairy book by Andrew Lang( file )
218 editions published between 1889 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 7,476 libraries worldwide
A collection of fairy tales from the folklore of France, Germany, Scandinavia, Scotland, and England
The red fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
218 editions published between 1889 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 5,518 libraries worldwide
Thirty-seven favorite fairy tales from the folklore of France, Germany, Russia and Scandinavia
The yellow fairy book by Andrew Lang( file )
172 editions published between 1894 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 4,983 libraries worldwide
A collection of forty-eight traditional fairy tales from the folklore of Hungary, Poland, Russia, Germany, France, Iceland, and America
The green fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
184 editions published between 1889 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 4,191 libraries worldwide
Contains fairy tales gathered from the folklore of Russia, Germany, Italy, France, Spain, China, Scotland, and Ireland
The Odyssey by Homer( Book )
167 editions published between 1879 and 1980 in English and held by 4,088 libraries worldwide
The 24 books of this prose translation by the great folklorist Andrew Lang, with S. H. Butcher, trace the myriad adventures of the first epic hero from a distant war to the land of his faithful family
The violet fairy book by Andrew Lang( file )
112 editions published between 1901 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,855 libraries worldwide
Thirty-five fairy tales from the folklore of Portugal, Romania, Germany, Italy, Africa, Scandinavia, Russia, Serbia, and Japan
Arabian nights by Andrew Lang( Book )
48 editions published between 1898 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,178 libraries worldwide
Twenty of the traditional tales told by Scheherazade in an attempt to save her life, including The Merchant and the Genie, The Forty Thieves, The Seven Voyages of Sinbad the Sailor, and Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp
Letters to dead authors by Andrew Lang( file )
82 editions published between 1886 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,812 libraries worldwide
Each letter is written in the style of the author addressed, and updates each author on the state of his or her reputation
Essays in little by Andrew Lang( file )
71 editions published between 1891 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,600 libraries worldwide
This volume contains a collection of essays on important Victorian authors
Adventures among books by Andrew Lang( file )
45 editions published between 1891 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,579 libraries worldwide
Reprinted in part from various magazines
Books and bookmen by Andrew Lang( file )
80 editions published between 1886 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,528 libraries worldwide
Andrew Lang (1844-1912) was a prolific Scots man of letters, a poet, novelist, literary critic and contributor to anthropology. He now is best known as the collector of folk and fairy tales. As a journalist, poet, critic and historian, he soon made a reputation as one of the ablest and most versatile writers of the day. Lang was one of the founders of the study of ""Psychical Research, "" and his other writings on anthropology include The Book of Dreams and Ghosts (1897), Magic and Religion (1901) and The Secret of the Totem (1905). He was a Homeric scholar of conservative views. Ot
The Iliad by Homer( Book )
150 editions published between 1882 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,467 libraries worldwide
Composed in Ionia, on the coast of Asia Minor, near the end of the eighth century B.C., The Iliad focuses on the wrath of Achilles with all the great dramatic force which the poet Homer could evoke. Across these pages we see the blaze of forest fires; the greatest battle of antiquity; ox-eyed Juno; Agamemnon, son of Arteus; silver-footed Thetis; and the warrior Achilles chasing Hector around the walls of Troy
Letters on literature by Andrew Lang( file )
47 editions published between 1889 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,429 libraries worldwide
Webpage containing letters on literature / by Andrew Lang
The library by Andrew Lang( file )
55 editions published between 1881 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,391 libraries worldwide
Andrew Lang (1844-1912) was a prolific Scots man of letters, a poet, novelist, literary critic and contributor to anthropology. He now is best known as the collector of folk and fairy tales. He was educated at the Edinburgh Academy, St Andrews University and at Balliol College, Oxford. As a journalist, poet, critic and historian, he soon made a reputation as one of the ablest and most versatile writers of the day. Lang was one of the founders of the study of ""Psychical Research, "" and his other writings on anthropology include The Book of Dreams and Ghosts (1897), Magic and Religi
Old friends : essays in epistolary parody by Andrew Lang( file )
41 editions published between 1890 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,293 libraries worldwide
Ballads and lyrics of old France: with other poems by Andrew Lang( file )
53 editions published between 1871 and 2000 in English and held by 2,281 libraries worldwide
Rhymes a la mode by Andrew Lang( file )
43 editions published between 1885 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,205 libraries worldwide
Andrew Lang (1844-1912) was a prolific Scots man of letters, a poet, novelist, literary critic and contributor to anthropology. He now is best known as the collector of folk and fairy tales. He was educated at the Edinburgh Academy, St Andrews University and at Balliol College, Oxford. As a journalist, poet, critic and historian, he soon made a reputation as one of the ablest and most versatile writers of the day. Lang was one of the founders of the study of ""Psychical Research, "" and his other writings on anthropology include The Book of Dreams and Ghosts (1897), Magic and Religi
The pink fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
95 editions published between 1895 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,191 libraries worldwide
A collection of forty-one fairy tales from the folklore of Japan, Scandinavia, Sicily, Africa, and Spain
The orange fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
103 editions published between 1906 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,139 libraries worldwide
Thirty-three fairy tales from the folklore of Rhodesia, Uganda, and the American Indian
Helen of Troy by Andrew Lang( file )
35 editions published between 1882 and 2018 in English and held by 2,091 libraries worldwide
This story in rhyme tells of the fortunes of Helen and the account of the sack of Troy
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Longway, A. Huge, 1844-1912

Andrew Lang britisk poet, skribent og historikar
Andrew Lang britisk poet, skribent og historiker
Andrew Lang Brits dichter (1844-1912)
Andrew Lang brittisk poet, författare och historiker
Andrew Lang escritor escocés
Andrew Lang homme de lettres écossais, poète, romancier, critique littéraire
Andrew Lang schottischer Schriftsteller
Andrew Lang Scots poet, novelist and literary critic
Andrew Lang scrittore e poeta scozzese
Andrew Lang skottilainen runoilija ja kirjailija
Andrew Lang versátil escritor británico (Escocia)
Lang, A.
Lang, A. 1844-1912
Lang, A. (Andrew), 1844-1912
Lang, Andrew 1844-
Lang, Ėndri︠u︡
Lang, Ėndri︠u︡ 1844-1912
Lang, Walter Andrew 1844-1912
Longway, A. Huge 1844-1912
Rangu, Andoryū 1844-1912
Άντριου Λανγκ
Андрю Ланг
Лэнг, Эндрю шотландский писатель, переводчик, историк и этнограф
أندرو لانغ
اندرو لانق
랭, 앤드루 1844-1912
랭, 앤드류 1844-1912
앤드류 랭
アンドルー・ラング
ラング, アンドリュー
ラング, アンドルー
安德鲁·朗格
Languages
English (2,055)
Spanish (7)
Chinese (3)
German (2)
French (2)
Elamite (1)
Hebrew (1)
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