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Lang, Andrew 1844-1912

Overview
Works: 2,568 works in 10,915 publications in 5 languages and 168,342 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Fairy tales  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Epic poetry, Greek  Epic poetry  Study guides  Folklore  Fiction  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Lyricist, Other, Speaker, Contributor, Composer, edc, Director, Adapter, Compiler, Commentator for written text, tra, pre, Creator, ed, Honoree
Classifications: PA4025.A5, 398.21
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Most widely held works by Andrew Lang
The blue fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
242 editions published between 1889 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,638 libraries worldwide
A collection of fairy tales from the folklore of France, Germany, Scandinavia, Scotland, and England
The Odyssey of Homer by Homer( Book )
180 editions published between 1879 and 1969 in English and held by 3,497 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 red fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
190 editions published between 1890 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,935 libraries worldwide
Thirty-seven favorite fairy tales from the folklore of France, Germany, Russia and Scandinavia
The green fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
164 editions published between 1889 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,805 libraries worldwide
Contains fairy tales gathered from the folklore of Russia, Germany, Italy, France, Spain, China, Scotland, and Ireland
The yellow fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
157 editions published between 1894 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,492 libraries worldwide
A collection of forty-eight traditional fairy tales from the folklore of Hungary, Poland, Russia, Germany, France, Iceland, and America
Arabian nights by Andrew Lang( Book )
55 editions published between 1898 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,693 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
The violet fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
108 editions published between 1901 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,629 libraries worldwide
Thirty-five fairy tales from the folklore of Portugal, Romania, Germany, Italy, Africa, Scandinavia, Russia, Serbia, and Japan
The pink fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
88 editions published between 1897 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,325 libraries worldwide
A collection of forty-one fairy tales from the folklore of Japan, Scandinavia, Sicily, Africa, and Spain
Letters to dead authors by Andrew Lang( Book )
74 editions published between 1886 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 898 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
The Arabian nights entertainments by Andrew Lang( Book )
63 editions published between 1898 and 2013 in English and held by 857 libraries worldwide
A collection of 26 tales told by Scheherazade to save herself and other young girls from death at the Sultan's hands
Books and bookmen by Andrew Lang( Book )
74 editions published between 1886 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 667 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
Essays in little by Andrew Lang( Book )
64 editions published between 1891 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 643 libraries worldwide
Essays dealing mainly with literature
Adventures among books by Andrew Lang( Book )
40 editions published between 1891 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 637 libraries worldwide
Reprinted in part from various magazines
Letters on literature by Andrew Lang( Book )
44 editions published between 1889 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 610 libraries worldwide
Webpage containing letters on literature / by Andrew Lang
The library by Andrew Lang( Book )
53 editions published between 1881 and 2014 in 3 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
Ballads and lyrics of old France: with other poems by Andrew Lang( Book )
53 editions published between 1871 and 2000 in English and held by 444 libraries worldwide
Old friends : essays in epistolary parody by Andrew Lang( Book )
40 editions published between 1890 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 420 libraries worldwide
Rhymes à la mode by Andrew Lang( Book )
37 editions published between 1885 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 250 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
Ban and arrier̀e ban, a rally of fugitive rhymes by Andrew Lang( Book )
25 editions published between 1894 and 2015 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Angling sketches by Andrew Lang( Book )
26 editions published between 1891 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 libraries worldwide
A collection of fables about fishing by fabled anthropologist Andrew Lang
 
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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 homme de lettres écossais, poète, romancier, critique littéraire
Andrew Lang schottischer Schriftsteller
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
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 (1,812)
Chinese (4)
German (2)
French (2)
Spanish (1)
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