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Lang, Andrew 1844-1912

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Works: 1,978 works in 9,976 publications in 11 languages and 150,342 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Fairy tales  Study guides  Epic poetry  Folklore  Epic poetry, Greek  Fiction  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Lyricist, Compiler, Speaker, Composer, Contributor, tra, Other, Director, ed, Adapter, Commentator for written text, Creator, Collaborator
Classifications: PA4025.A5, 398.21
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Most widely held works by Andrew Lang
The Odyssey of Homer by Homer( Book )
236 editions published between 1879 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,083 libraries worldwide
Taste and literary habits demand different qualities of poetry, and therefore a different sort of rendering of Homer
The blue fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
226 editions published between 1889 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,655 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 )
171 editions published between 1890 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,959 libraries worldwide
Thirty-seven favorite fairy tales from the folklore of France, Germany, Russia, and Scandinavia
The green fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
171 editions published between 1889 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,824 libraries worldwide
Contains fairy tales gathered from the folklore of Russia, Germany, Italy, France, Spain, China, Scotland, and Ireland
The Arabian nights entertainments by Andrew Lang( Book )
101 editions published between 1898 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,616 libraries worldwide
A collection of 26 tales told by Scheherazade to save herself and other young girls from death at the Sultan's hands
The yellow fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
159 editions published between 1894 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,483 libraries worldwide
A collection of forty-eight traditional fairy tales from the folklore of Hungary, Poland, Russia, Germany, France, Iceland, and America
The violet fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
112 editions published between 1901 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,607 libraries worldwide
Thirty-five fairy tales from the folklore of Japan, Serbia, Lithuania, Africa, Portugal, Romania, and Russia
The orange fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
82 editions published between 1906 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,486 libraries worldwide
Thirty-three fairy tales from the folklore of Rhodesia, Uganda, Denmark, Spain, Scandinavia, and Scotland
The crimson fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
94 editions published between 1903 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,395 libraries worldwide
Thirty-six fairy tales from the folklore of Hungary, Russia, Rumania, Finland, Iceland, Japan, and Sicily
The pink fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
88 editions published between 1897 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,336 libraries worldwide
A collection of forty-one fairy tales from the folklore of Japan, Scandinavia, Sicily, Africa, and Spain
The olive fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
80 editions published between 1907 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,303 libraries worldwide
Twenty-nine tales from the folklore of Turkey, India, Denmark, Armenia, and the Sudan
The brown fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
69 editions published between 1904 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,264 libraries worldwide
Thirty-two fairy tales from the folklore of Africa, Australia, Brazil, India, New Caledonia, and Persia
Letters to dead authors by Andrew Lang( Book )
65 editions published between 1886 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 886 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( Book )
64 editions published between 1891 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 648 libraries worldwide
Essays dealing mainly with literature
Books and bookmen by Andrew Lang( Book )
66 editions published between 1886 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 636 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
Adventures among books by Andrew Lang( Book )
33 editions published between 1891 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 629 libraries worldwide
Reprinted in part from various magazines
Letters on literature by Andrew Lang( Book )
37 editions published between 1889 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 598 libraries worldwide
Webpage containing letters on literature / by Andrew Lang
The library by Andrew Lang( Book )
51 editions published between 1881 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 583 libraries worldwide
The pages in this volume on illuminated and other MSS. (with the exception of some anecdotes about Bussy Rabutin and Julie de Rambouillet) have been contributed by the Rev. W. J. Loftie, who has also written on early printed books (pp. 94-95). The pages on the Biblioklept (pp. 46-56) are reprinted, with the Editor's kind permission, from the Saturday Review; and a few remarks on the moral lessons of bookstalls are taken from an essay in the same journal
Old friends : essays in epistolary parody by Andrew Lang( Book )
58 editions published between 1890 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 442 libraries worldwide
Ballads and lyrics of old France: with other poems by Andrew Lang( Book )
46 editions published between 1872 and 1913 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
 
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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 brittisk poet, författare och historiker
Andrew Lang homme de lettres écossais, poète, romancier, critique littéraire
Andrew Lang schottischer Schriftsteller
Andrew Lang scrittore e poeta scozzese
Andrew Lang versátil escritor británico (Escocia)
Lang, A.
Lang, A. 1844-1912
Lang, A. (Andrew), 1844-1912
Lang, Andrew 1844-
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
앤드류 랭
ラング, アンドリュー
ラング, アンドルー
安德鲁·朗格
Languages
English (1,993)
Japanese (20)
Chinese (5)
Swedish (5)
Persian (5)
German (3)
Hebrew (2)
French (1)
Turkish (1)
Spanish (1)
Afrikaans (1)
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