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Ford, Ford Madox 1873-1939

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The good soldier : a tale of passion by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
422 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 6,017 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 )
141 editions published between 1924 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,640 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
Romance; a novel by Joseph Conrad( Book )
140 editions published between 1903 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,626 libraries worldwide
The life of a foreigner in Jamaica and his love for the Spanish girl, Seraphina
The inheritors; an extravagant story by Joseph Conrad( Book )
92 editions published between 1901 and 2015 in English and held by 1,335 libraries worldwide
Annotation
Henry James, a critical study by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
64 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 1,093 libraries worldwide
The march of literature : from Confucius' day to our own by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
31 editions published between 1938 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,067 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 )
40 editions published between 1924 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,052 libraries worldwide
Typescript of prose by Ford concerning Joseph Conrad
The last post : a novel by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
39 editions published between 1928 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 972 libraries worldwide
Last in a series of novel dealing with Christopher Tietjens and his family during and immediately following World War I
The English novel, from the earliest days to the death of Joseph Conrad by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
55 editions published between 1929 and 1998 in English and held by 952 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
No more parades : a novel by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
40 editions published between 1925 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 799 libraries worldwide
Second book in the "Parade's End" series about the Tietjens family and WWI
Provence : from minstrels to the machine by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
34 editions published between 1935 and 2009 in English and held by 770 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 )
21 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in English and held by 768 libraries worldwide
Critical writings by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
10 editions published between 1964 and 1967 in English and held by 767 libraries worldwide
A history of our own times by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
16 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and held by 730 libraries worldwide
Provides a political, social, and intellectual history of England, France, Germany, and the U.S. from 1870-95
The fifth queen by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
43 editions published between 1906 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 647 libraries worldwide
"Kat Howard--intelligent, beautiful, naively outspoken, and passionately idealistic--catches the eye of Henry VIII and improbably becomes his fifth wife. A teenager who has grown up far from court, she is wholly unused to the corruption and intrigue that now surround her. It is a time of great upheaval, as unscrupulous courtiers maneuver for power while religious fanatics--both Protestant and Catholic--fight bitterly for their competing beliefs. Soon Katharine is drawn into a perilous showdown with Thomas Cromwell, the much-feared Lord Privy Seal, as her growing influence over the King begins to threaten too many powerful interests."--Page 4 of cover
Some do not by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
49 editions published between 1924 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 565 libraries worldwide
Christopher Tietjens, quietly preoccupied with his disastrous marriage to the beautiful, faithless Sylvia, takes a diverting golfing weekend in the country at the suggestion of his friend Macmaster. This is to change the course of the brilliant mathematician's life, for it is here he meets suffragette Valentine Wannop. Despite their mutual attraction and affection however, Tietjens refuses to betray Sylvia as she has betrayed him. With the coming of the War, the world of sureties and moral codes that Tietjens has known, believed in and upheld is shattered - as is he
Critical essays by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
It is hard to overstate the impact that Ford had on the literature of his age. His work as an editor alone ensures him a place in the annals of Modernism; his patronage is a huge chapter of literary history
Ford Madox Ford and America by Ford Madox Ford( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 79 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
 
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Alternative Names
Chaucer, Daniel
Chaucer, Daniel 1873-1939
Ford, Ford M. 1873-1939
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Ford Madox Ford 1873-1939
Ford Madox Ford britisk poet og skribent
Ford Madox Ford Brits schrijver
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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, Ford H. 1873-1939
Hueffer, Ford H. (Ford Hermann), 1873-1939
Hueffer, Ford H. Madox
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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
ฟอร์ด แมดด็อกซ์ ฟอร์ด
포드, 포드 매독스 1873-1939
フォード, フォード・マドックス
福特·馬多克斯·福特
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