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Carter, Angela 1940-1992

Overview
Works: 431 works in 1,748 publications in 20 languages and 38,671 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Domestic fiction  Folklore  Juvenile works  Short stories  Satire  Drama  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Compiler, Editor, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Interviewee, Conceptor, Dedicatee, Performer, Other
Classifications: PR6053.A73, 823.914
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Publications about Angela Carter
Publications by Angela Carter
Publications by Angela Carter, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Angela Carter
 
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Most widely held works by Angela Carter
Wise children by Angela Carter( Book )
62 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 10 languages and held by 1,608 libraries worldwide
A comic tale of the tangled fortunes of two theatrical families, the Hazards and the Chances, spanning several generations in London
Nights at the circus by Angela Carter( Book )
79 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,530 libraries worldwide
Sophie Fevvers is an aerialiste extraordinaire, star of Colonel Kearney's circus. She is also part woman, part swan. Jack Walser, an American journalist, is on a quest to discover Fevvers' true identity and joins the circus on its tour
Burning your boats : the collected short stories by Angela Carter( Book )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 1,336 libraries worldwide
Forty-two stories. In The Bloody Chamber, a bride discovers she married a sadist, The Quilt Maker is on aging, and Our Lady of the Massacres is on the destruction of Indians
The bloody chamber, and other stories by Angela Carter( Book )
96 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 1,216 libraries worldwide
From familiar fairy tales and legends - "Red Riding Hood", "Bluebeard", "Puss in Boots", "Beauty and the Beast", vampires and werewolves - the author has created a collection of stories
The Sadeian woman : and the ideology of pornography by Angela Carter( Book )
64 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,121 libraries worldwide
With invention and genius, Angela Carter explores the outrageous figments of Sade's extreme imagination and transforms them into symbols of our time
The magic toyshop by Angela Carter( Book )
85 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 1,062 libraries worldwide
Melanie walks in the midnight garden, wearing her mother's wedding dress. Omens of disaster transport her from rural comfort to London, to the Magic Toyshop, the dancing Finn and the mysterious ruins of the pleasure garden
Saints and strangers by Angela Carter( Book )
10 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 836 libraries worldwide
The passion of new Eve by Angela Carter( Book )
73 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 788 libraries worldwide
Heroes & villains by Angela Carter( Book )
44 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 786 libraries worldwide
Across a mysterious landscape. . . of ruin and wilderness the Professors are all that remain of human order in the world. Here crops are cultivated, books are still read, children are schooled. But outside the walls of their fortress villages, beasts roam and the land is peopled by savage, strangely costumed barvarians who raid and plunder. Marianne belonged to the people of civilization and reason -- but they young barbarian Jewel has taken her for his own, into a world of animal virility and savage splendor of heroes and villians
Sleeping beauty & other favourite fairy tales by Angela Carter( Book )
11 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and held by 649 libraries worldwide
All the stories are by Charles Perrault except two by Madame Le Prince de Beaumont
The infernal desire machines of Doctor Hoffman by Angela Carter( Book )
62 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 638 libraries worldwide
Desiderio, an employee of the city, which is under a bizarre realit attack from Dr. Hoffman's mysterious machines, has fallen in love with Albertina, the Doctor's daughter. But Albertina, a beautiful woman made of glass, seems only to appear to him in his dreams. Meeting on his adventures a host of cannibals, centaurs and acrobats, Desiderio must battle against unreality and the warping of time and space to be with her, as the Doctor reduces Desiderio's city to a chaotic state of emergency; one ridden with madness, crime and sexual excess
Love : a novel by Angela Carter( Book )
44 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 588 libraries worldwide
With surgical precision it charts the destructive emotional war between a young woman, her husband and his disruptive brother as they move through a labyrinth of betrayal, alienation and lost connections
The bloody chamber by Angela Carter( Book )
17 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in English and held by 587 libraries worldwide
From the publisher. An absorbing collection of dark, sensual, and fantastic stories inspired by the fairy tales and legends of Red Riding Hood, Bluebeard, Beauty and the Beast, vampires, werewolves, and more
Wayward girls & wicked women : an anthology of stories by Angela Carter( Book )
29 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 549 libraries worldwide
Shadow dance by Angela Carter( Book )
25 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
Roman fra en engelsk provinsby i 1960'erne. Hovedpersonen er Honeybuzzard, en psykotisk hippie, som manipulerer sine venner til egen fordel
The Old wives' fairy tale book ( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 466 libraries worldwide
Funny, ribald, riduculous, and romantic illustrated wives' tales from around the world feature female protagonists from the silly to the cruel
Black Venus by Angela Carter( Book )
41 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in 8 languages and held by 462 libraries worldwide
Short stories about people in crisis - some real and some imaginary. One story tells of Lizzie Borden, lying in bed one hot summer's night in a turn-of-the-century New England mill town, dreaming about patricide
Sea-Cat and Dragon King by Angela Carter( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 397 libraries worldwide
The underwater cat known as Sea-Cat experiences a conflict with Dragon King when they quarrel over who will own the beautiful catsuit made by Sea-Cat's mother
Expletives deleted : selected writings by Angela Carter( Book )
21 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 377 libraries worldwide
A selection of writings by Angela Carter
Fireworks by Angela Carter( Book )
43 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 367 libraries worldwide
In this collection of nine short stories, Carter pinpoints the symbolism of city streets and weaves allegories around forests and jungles of strange and erotic landscapes of the imagination
 
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Alternative Names
Carter Angela
Carter, Angela, 1940-
Carter, Angela Olive, 1940-1992
Kārtere, Andžela, 1940-1992
Stalker, Angela Olive.
Stalker, Angela Olive 1940-1992
カーター, アンジェラ
Languages
English (780)
German (24)
Spanish (24)
Italian (23)
Japanese (14)
French (8)
Polish (7)
Catalan (6)
Czech (5)
Danish (4)
Finnish (4)
Dutch (4)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (3)
Russian (3)
Chinese (2)
Portuguese (2)
Turkish (1)
Swedish (1)
Hebrew (1)
Hungarian (1)
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