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Carter, Angela 1940-1992

Works: 503 works in 1,765 publications in 13 languages and 40,488 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Domestic fiction  History  Folklore  Drama  Horror films  Fantasy films  Short stories  Satire 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Compiler, Author of introduction, Scenarist, Conceptor, Interviewee, Other, Dedicatee, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer
Classifications: PR6053.A73, 823.914
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The bloody chamber, and other stories by Angela Carter( Book )
67 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,813 libraries worldwide
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
Wise children by Angela Carter( Book )
58 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,606 libraries worldwide
A comic tale of the tangled fortunes of two theatrical families, the Hazards and the Chances. It contains as many sets of twins and mistaken identities as any Shakespeare comedy, and celebrates the magic of over a century of show business
Nights at the circus by Angela Carter( Book )
64 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,514 libraries worldwide
Is Sophie Fevvers, toast of Europe's capitals, part swan ... or all fake? Courted by the Prince of Wales and painted by Toulouse-Lautrec, she is an aerialiste extraordinaire and star of Colonel Kearney's circus. She is also part woman, part swan. Jack Walser, an American journalist, is on a quest to discover the truth behind her identity. Dazzled by his love for her, and desperate for the scoop of a lifetime, Walser has no choice but to join the circus on its magical tour through turn-of-the-nineteenth-century London, St Petersburg and Siberia
The Sadeian woman : and the ideology of pornography by Angela Carter( Book )
66 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,088 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
Burning your boats : the collected short stories by Angela Carter( Book )
11 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 1,057 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 magic toyshop by Angela Carter( Book )
65 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,003 libraries worldwide
One night melanie walks through the garden in her mother's wedding dress. The next morning her world is shattered. Forced to leave the comforatable home of her childhood, she is sent to London to live with relatives she has never met: Aunt Margaret, beautiful and speechless, and her brothers, Francie, whose graceful music believes his clumsy nature, and the volatile Finn, who kisses Melanie in the ruins of the pleasure gardens. And brooking Uncole Philip loves only the life-sized wooden puppets he creates in his toyshop. This classic gothic novel exablished Angela Carter as one of our most imaginative writers and augurs the themes of her later creative work
The war of dreams by Angela Carter( Book )
36 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 878 libraries worldwide
Desiderio is a government minister in a otherwise prosperous city. Unfortunately, it is currently under attack by Doctor Hoffman's reality distorting machines. Desiderio has been tasked with assassinating Dr. Hoffman so as to stop the attack
Fireworks : nine stories in various disguises by Angela Carter( Book )
69 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 833 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
Saints and strangers by Angela Carter( Book )
8 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 812 libraries worldwide
The passion of new Eve by Angela Carter( Book )
72 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 795 libraries worldwide
Heroes & villains by Angela Carter( Book )
50 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 779 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 )
12 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and held by 627 libraries worldwide
All the stories are by Charles Perrault except two by Madame Le Prince de Beaumont
Love : a novel by Angela Carter( Book )
49 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 602 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
Wayward girls & wicked women : an anthology of stories by Angela Carter( Book )
30 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 550 libraries worldwide
Shadow dance by Angela Carter( Book )
30 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in English and held by 465 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 455 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 )
30 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 414 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
Expletives deleted : selected writings by Angela Carter( Book )
25 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 371 libraries worldwide
A selection of writings by Angela Carter
The company of wolves by Neil Jordan( visu )
24 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 365 libraries worldwide
"Once upon a time," Granny begins, as she weaves vivid tales, full of folklore and fantasy, wherein fantastic beasts lurk within men and young girls who stray from the path despite all warnings may encounter a hairy demon with glowing eyes. Rosaleen believes her, but she still puts on her red hood and walks through the woods to grandmother's house, and is surprised by what big teeth Granny has. The forest is always misty, the trees are proudly sinister, and the rural cottages all sit cozy and gingerbread style, but this is a stylishly twisted fairytale
Strange things sometimes still happen : fairy tales from around the world by Angela Carter( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
"With an eye for the bizarre, an ear for the eccentric, and a longstanding fascination with the female dominated tradition of story telling, Carter has chosen forty-five tales from twenty-three cultures that revel in women's cunning and high spirits, wisdom and imagination."--Jacket
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Alternative Names
Angela Carter Brits schrijfster
Angela Carter Brits schrijver
Angela Carter englische Schriftstellerin
Angela Carter pisarka angielska
Angela Carter scrittrice e giornalista britannica
Angela Carterová
Carter Angela
Carter, Angela 1940-
Carter, Angela Olive 1940-1992
Carter, Angela Olive Stalker, 1940-1992
Kārtere, Andžela 1940-1992
Stalker, Angela Olive.
Stalker, Angela Olive 1940-1992
Картер, Анджела
קרטר, אנג'לה, 1940-1992
أنجيلا كارتر
앤절라 카터
카터, 안젤라 1940-1992
카터, 앤절라 1940-1992
카터, 앤젤라 1940-1992
카터, 앤젤러 1940-1992
カーター, アンジェラ
English (780)
German (20)
Italian (11)
Chinese (10)
Spanish (10)
Polish (6)
Russian (6)
Swedish (3)
French (2)
Turkish (2)
Portuguese (1)
Hebrew (1)
Korean (1)
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