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Goldsmith, Oliver 1730?-1774

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Works: 4,525 works in 23,546 publications in 26 languages and 211,968 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Satire  Drama  Records and correspondence  Comedies of manners  Juvenile works 
Subject Headings: Authors, Irish 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Compiler, Attributed name, Bibliographic antecedent, Lyricist, Librettist, Contributor, Honoree, Creator, Composer, Dedicator, Actor
Classifications: PR3490, 823.6
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Publications about Oliver Goldsmith
Publications by Oliver Goldsmith
Publications by Oliver Goldsmith, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Oliver Goldsmith
 
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Most widely held works by Oliver Goldsmith
The vicar of Wakefield by Oliver Goldsmith( file )
3,816 editions published between 1766 and 2018 in 25 languages and held by 29,237 libraries worldwide
Details the romantic intrigues in the family of a country vicar in eighteenth century England
She stoops to conquer by Oliver Goldsmith( Book )
375 editions published between 1773 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 5,869 libraries worldwide
A play about a young lady who turns into a seductive wench to catch her man
The deserted village : a poem by Oliver Goldsmith( file )
283 editions published between 1760 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,636 libraries worldwide
The deserted village : a poem written by Oliver Goldsmith and illustrated by Edwin A. Abbey, R.A by Oliver Goldsmith( file )
257 editions published between 1782 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 3,533 libraries worldwide
Charles Robert Ashbee drew illustrations for The Deserted Village, €a reprint of a poem published in 1770
The citizen of the world; or, Letters from a Chinese philosopher residing in London to his friends in the East by Oliver Goldsmith( file )
231 editions published between 1762 and 2015 in English and held by 3,267 libraries worldwide
She stoops to conquer by Oliver Goldsmith( file )
257 editions published between 1773 and 2018 in English and French and held by 3,222 libraries worldwide
The National Repertory Theatre 1964-65 season "She Stoops to Conquer," by Oliver Goldsmith, with new epilogue by Marya Mannes, directed by Jack Sydow, scenery by Peter Larkin, costumes by Alvin Colt, lighting by Tharon Musser, music by Dean Fuller
Goldsmith's Roman history by Oliver Goldsmith( Book )
168 editions published between 1770 and 2012 in English and held by 2,670 libraries worldwide
An history of England : in a series of letters from a nobleman to his son by Oliver Goldsmith( file )
209 editions published between 1764 and 1834 in English and held by 2,509 libraries worldwide
Collects no. 21-30 of "The Fantastic Four," in which the superhero team fends off and fights the Hate-Monger, Doctor Doom, the Hulk, the Avengers, Namor the sub-Mariner, the X-Men and more
The poems of Oliver Goldsmith. by Oliver Goldsmith( file )
66 editions published between 1800 and 2016 in English and held by 2,242 libraries worldwide
She stoops to conquer; or, The mistakes of a night; a comedy by Oliver Goldsmith( file )
156 editions published between 1773 and 2009 in English and German and held by 2,219 libraries worldwide
This comedy reveals how the heroine, in order to win the heart of the man whom she loves, is forced to pass herself off as something she is not
The vicar of Wakefield : a tale supposed to be written by himself by Oliver Goldsmith( Book )
194 editions published between 1766 and 2012 in English and German and held by 2,045 libraries worldwide
A vicar and his charming, if vain, family fall victim to undeserved misfortune in this eighteenth-century classic
An abridgment of The history of England : from the invasion of Julius Cæsar to the death of George the Second by Oliver Goldsmith( Book )
156 editions published between 1774 and 1980 in English and Bengali and held by 1,993 libraries worldwide
The deserted village : a poem. by Oliver Goldsmith( file )
117 editions published between 1770 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,827 libraries worldwide
The Roman history : from the foundation of the city of Rome, to the destruction of the western empire by Oliver Goldsmith( file )
103 editions published between 1769 and 1800 in English and held by 1,737 libraries worldwide
The Grecian history : from the earliest state to the death of Alexander the Great by Oliver Goldsmith( Book )
155 editions published between 1774 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,649 libraries worldwide
This text by Dr. Oliver Goldsmith presents a full history of Greece, beginning with its earliest state and ending with Alexander the Great's death. It also discusses the mythological parts of the history and how much of the mythology has become inseparable from fact
The micellaneous [sic] works of Dr. Goldsmith : containing all his essays and poems by Oliver Goldsmith( file )
93 editions published between 1778 and 2018 in English and held by 1,515 libraries worldwide
A history of the earth, and animated nature by Oliver Goldsmith( Book )
271 editions published between 1779 and 2009 in English and held by 1,512 libraries worldwide
"Natural History, considered in its utmost extent, comprehends two objects. First, that of discovering, ascertaining, and naming all the various productions of Nature. Secondly, that of describing the properties, manners, and relations which they bear to us, and to each other. The first, which is the most difficult part of this science, is systematical, dry, mechanical, and incomplete. The second is more amusing, exhibits new pictures to the imagination, and improves our relish for existence, by widening the prospect of Nature around us. Natural history at present, is carried on in two distinct and separate channels, the one serving to lead us to the thing, the other conveying the history of the thing, as supposing it already known. The following Natural History is written with only such an attention to system as serves to remove the reader's embarrassments, and allow him to proceed. It can make no pretensions in directing him to the name of every object he meets with; that belongs to works of a very different kind, and written with very different aims. It will fully answer my design, if the reader, being already possessed of the name of any animal, shall find here a short, though satisfactory history of its habitudes, its subsistence, its manners, its friendships, and hostilities. My aim has been to carry on just as much method as was sufficient to shorten my description, by generalizing them, and never to follow order where the art of writing, which is but another name for good sense, informed me that it would only contribute to the reader's embarrassment. Still, however, the reader will perceive, that I have formed a kind of system in the history of every part of Animated Nature, directing myself by the great obvious distinctions that she herself seems to have made; which, though too few to point exactly to the name, are yet sufficient to illuminate the subject, and remove the reader's perplexity. It will be my chief pride, therefore, if this work may be found an innocent amusement for those who have nothing else to employ them, or who require a relaxation from labour." (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)
Dr. Goldsmith's Roman history : abridged by himself for the use of schools by Oliver Goldsmith( file )
116 editions published between 1772 and 2018 in English and held by 1,366 libraries worldwide
The traveller, or, A prospect of society : a poem by Oliver Goldsmith( file )
95 editions published between 1764 and 2018 in English and held by 1,340 libraries worldwide
The vicar of Wakefield by Oliver Goldsmith( file )
71 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,258 libraries worldwide
The kindly Vicar, Dr. Primrose's idyllic life with his good family in the country parsonage is suddenly devastated by many misfortunes. Even when jailed he keeps his Christian faith uppermost, and his nobility of spirit helps to bring justice to himself, his wife and his children
 
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Alternative Names
Dottor Golssmith.
Dr. Goldsmith 1728-1774
Goldsmit.
Goldsmit, O. 1728-1774
Goldsmit, Oliver.
Goldsmiṭ, Oʾliver 1728-1774
Goldsmit, Oliver 1730?-1774
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Goldsmith, Mr. (Oliver), 1730?-1774
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Goldsmith (Oliver), Mr, 1730?-1774
Goldsmith, Oliverio
Goldsmith Oliverio 1730?-1774
Goldsmith Olivier
Goldsmith, Olivier 1728-1774
Goldsmith Olivier 1730?-1774
Goldsmith, Olver 1728-1774
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Oliver Goldsmith arts uit Ierland (1728-1774)
Oliver Goldsmith dokter asal Republik Irlandia
Oliver Goldsmith écrivain irlandais
Oliver Goldsmith Goldsmith, Oliver, 1730-1774
Oliver Goldsmith irischer Schriftsteller
Oliver Goldsmith irl. pisarz i lekarz
Oliver Goldsmith irský lékař a spisovatel
Oliver Goldsmith pisarz irlandzki
Oliver Goldsmith Polygraphe, poète, romancier et dramaturge irlandais
Oliver Goldsmith scrittore e drammaturgo irlandese
Oliveris Goldsmitas
Oliverius Goldsmith
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Willington, James
Willington, James 1728-1774
Willington James 1730?-1774
Όλιβερ Γκόλντσμιθ
Голдсмит, Оливер 1730-1774
Гольдсмит О
Гольдсмит О. 1728-1774
Гольдсмит, Оливер 1730-1774
Оливер Голдсмит английский прозаик, поэт и драматург
Оливър Голдсмит
Олівер Голдсміт
Олівер Ґолдсміт
Олівэр Голдсьміт
Օլիվեր Գոլդսմիթ
אוליבר גולדסמית'
אוליבר גולדסמית' סופר אירי
גולדסמיט, אוליביר
גולדסמית, אוליבר
גולדסמית, אוליבר 1930?-1774
الیور قلدسمیت
الیور گلداسمیت
آلیور گولڈ اسمتھ
أوليفر جولد سميث
أوليفر جولد سميث، 1730-1774
أوليفر جولدسميث
جولد سميث، أوليفر، 1730-1774
جولدسميث، أوليفر 1930?-1774
ऑलवर गॉल्डस्मथ
অলিভার গোল্ডস্মিথ
ਓਲੀਵਰ ਗੋਲਡਸਮਿਥ
గోల్డ్‌స్మిత్
ಗೋಲ್ಡ್‌ಸ್ಮಿತ್, ಆಲಿವರ್
ཨོ་ལི་ཝེར་.རྒོ་རྡི་སིམ་སི།
အိုလီဗာ ဂိုးစမစ်
ოლივერ გოლდსმითი
고울드스미스, 올리버 1728-1774
골드스미스, 올리버 1728-1774
올리버 골드스미스
オリヴァー・ゴールドスミス
ゴウルドスミス
ゴールドスミス
ゴールドスミス, O.
ゴールドスミス, オリヴァー
可徳斯米
奧立佛·高德史密斯
奧立佛·高德史密斯 Anglo-Irish writer, poet, and physician
護爾徳斯美
高士密
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Spanish (95)
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Russian (9)
Japanese (8)
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Polish (5)
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