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Woodcock, George 1912-1995

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Works: 483 works in 1,760 publications in 5 languages and 37,760 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  War stories  War stories, English  Records and correspondence  Study guides 
Roles: Compiler, Editor, Author of introduction, Speaker, Writer of accompanying material, Composer, Adapter
Classifications: PR4571, 823.8
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Publications by George Woodcock, published posthumously.
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The crystal spirit; a study of George Orwell by George Woodcock( Book )
40 editions published between 1966 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,892 libraries worldwide
"The Crystal Spirit is a revealing look at the great writer and political thinker George Orwell, whose visionary work gave us the great anti-utopias of twentieth-century literature. Perhaps best known for his enormously successful novel, Nineteen Eighty-Four, and for that other classic work of fiction, Animal Farm, Orwell's reputation rests as much upon his work as a critic of literature, of manners, of politics - in a word, of life. His candor, his penetration, his intellectual honesty, and his mastery of the plain style raised to the level of literature, account for his exceptional influence during his lifetime and up to the present day." "A close friend and colleague during the last decade of that remarkable writer's life, Woodcock was thereby uniquely qualified to delve into the complex personal history of the man. Interwoven with his own memories, the letters which Orwell wrote to him, and the published and unpublished recollections of other people who knew him, all against the political and literary background of Orwell's work, this intellectual biography is a general critique that traces the evolution of an original writer in his most productive years, and provides a sympathetic and penetrating analysis of his work."--BOOK JACKET
Dawn and the darkest hour : a study of Aldous Huxley by George Woodcock( Book )
20 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,568 libraries worldwide
Anarchism : a history of libertarian ideas and movements by George Woodcock( Book )
90 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,515 libraries worldwide
Also includes information on anarcho-syndicalism, Michael Bakunin, Bakuninism, Louis-Auguste Blanqui, Blanquism, Paul Brousse, Carlo Cafiero, Guiseppe Fanelli, Sebastien Faure, Mohandas Gandhi, Giuseppe Garibaldi, William Godwin, Emma Goldman, James Guillaume, Peter Kropotkin, Errico Malatesta, Karl Marx, Marxism, Guiseppe Mazzini, William Morris, pacifism, Pierre-Joseph Proudhon, Elisee Reclus, Spanish Civil War, Max Stirner, Leo Tolstoy, utopias and utopianism, Gerrard Winstanley, etc
The Canadians by George Woodcock( Book )
19 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 1,055 libraries worldwide
Pierre-Joseph Proudhon : a biography by George Woodcock( Book )
45 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,015 libraries worldwide
Canada and the Canadians by George Woodcock( Book )
23 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 952 libraries worldwide
For the general reader
The doukhobors by George Woodcock( Book )
19 editions published between 1968 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 949 libraries worldwide
Thomas Merton, monk and poet : a critical study by George Woodcock( Book )
9 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 870 libraries worldwide
A tale of two cities by Charles Dickens( Book )
39 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in English and held by 847 libraries worldwide
Relates the adventures of a young Englishman who gives his life during the French Revolution to save the husband of the woman he loves
Peoples of the coast : the Indians of the Pacific Northwest by George Woodcock( Book )
13 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 830 libraries worldwide
The British in the Far East by George Woodcock( Book )
11 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 813 libraries worldwide
Who killed the British Empire? An inquest by George Woodcock( Book )
18 editions published between 1874 and 1975 in English and held by 786 libraries worldwide
The anarchist prince : a biographical study of Peter Kropotkin by George Woodcock( Book )
23 editions published between 1950 and 1971 in English and Italian and held by 746 libraries worldwide
Mohandas Gandhi by George Woodcock( Book )
5 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 641 libraries worldwide
The Anarchist reader by George Woodcock( Book )
21 editions published between 1971 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 622 libraries worldwide
The paradox of Oscar Wilde by George Woodcock( Book )
22 editions published between 1949 and 1982 in English and held by 622 libraries worldwide
Poets and critics : essays from Canadian literature, 1966-1974 by George Woodcock( Book )
6 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 618 libraries worldwide
The world of Canadian writing : critiques & recollections by George Woodcock( Book )
12 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 609 libraries worldwide
Malcolm Lowry: the man and his work by George Woodcock( Book )
5 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 565 libraries worldwide
Henry Walter Bates, naturalist of the Amazons by George Woodcock( Book )
10 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 458 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Woodcock, George
Woodcock, George, 1912-
ウッドコック, G
ウッドコック, ジョージ
ウドコック, G
Languages
English (495)
Russian (2)
German (1)
French (1)
Italian (1)
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