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Aldington, Richard 1892-1962

Overview
Works: 711 works in 3,099 publications in 16 languages and 51,648 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Frame-stories  Records and correspondence  Biography  Encyclopedias  Poetry  Bibliography  Commentaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Contributor, Compiler, Lyricist, Collaborator, Speaker, Honoree, Correspondent, Adapter, Creator, Composer, ed, Other
Classifications: PQ4272.E5, 853.15
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Publications about Richard Aldington
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Most widely held works by Richard Aldington
The Viking book of poetry of the English-speaking world by Richard Aldington( Book )
26 editions published between 1941 and 1967 in English and held by 2,701 libraries worldwide
For other editions, see Author Catalog
The portable Oscar Wilde by Oscar Wilde( Book )
44 editions published between 1946 and 1988 in English and held by 2,115 libraries worldwide
Includes the following works: Novels- The Portrait of Dorian Gray; Plays-Salome and The Importance of Being Earnest; Writings-De Profundis, Critic as Artist, and Phrases and Philosophies for the Use of the Very Young; and selections from Lady Windermere's Fan, An Ideal Husband, and A Woman of No Importance. The Picture of Dorian Gray, Salome and The Importance of Being Earnest are accompanied by Wilde's prison memoirs, poems, and selected correspondence
The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio( Book )
56 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,953 libraries worldwide
Fourteenth-century Italian book written in the wake of the Black Death. The short stories are told in a country villa outside the city of Florence by ten young noble men and women who are seeking to escape the ravages of the plague
D.H. Lawrence, portrait of a genius but by Richard Aldington( Book )
84 editions published between 1927 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,540 libraries worldwide
Death of a hero by Richard Aldington( Book )
156 editions published between 1929 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 1,348 libraries worldwide
"One of the great World War I antiwar novels--honest, chilling, and brilliantly satirical Based on the author's experiences on the Western Front, Richard Aldington's first novel, Death of a Hero, finally joins the ranks of Penguin Classics. Our hero is George Winterbourne, who enlists in the British Expeditionary Army during the Great War and gets sent to France. After a rash of casualties leads to his promotion through the ranks, he grows increasingly cynical about the war and disillusioned by the hypocrisies of British society. Aldington's writing about Britain's ignorance of the tribulations of its soldiers is among the most biting ever published. Death of a Hero vividly evokes the morally degrading nature of combat as it rushes toward its astounding finish."
Apocalypse and the writings on Revelation by D. H Lawrence( Book )
69 editions published between 1932 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 1,317 libraries worldwide
Lawrence's final outburst against materialism and intellectual modern man written while he was dying, with an introduction by Melvyn Bragg. etc
Lawrence of Arabia : a biographical enquiry by Richard Aldington( Book )
74 editions published between 1954 and 1989 in 6 languages and held by 1,262 libraries worldwide
Larousse encyclopedia of mythology by Robert Graves( Book )
38 editions published between 1954 and 1997 in English and held by 993 libraries worldwide
Lists and discusses mythological figures from Egypt and Greece, the Orient, the Pacific, and the Americas
Les liaisons dangereuses by Choderlos de Laclos( Book )
41 editions published between 1924 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 986 libraries worldwide
The Vicomte de Valmont and the Marquise de Merteuil enter into a personal competition to seduce and betray the innocent
The Duke; being an account of the life & achievements of Arthur Wellesley, 1st duke of Wellington by Richard Aldington( Book )
17 editions published between 1943 and 1971 in English and held by 899 libraries worldwide
Richard Aldington: selected critical writings, 1928-1960 by Richard Aldington( Book )
4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 759 libraries worldwide
Soft answers by Richard Aldington( Book )
38 editions published between 1932 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 706 libraries worldwide
French studies and reviews by Richard Aldington( Book )
13 editions published between 1926 and 1967 in English and held by 691 libraries worldwide
Candide by Voltaire( Book )
9 editions published between 1928 and 1992 in English and held by 691 libraries worldwide
One of the world's great satires since its first publication in 1759. Witty, caustic skewering of romance, science, philosophy, religion, government - nearly all human ideals and institutions
Literary studies and reviews by Richard Aldington( Book )
16 editions published between 1924 and 1968 in English and held by 680 libraries worldwide
Introduction to Mistral by Richard Aldington( Book )
21 editions published between 1956 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 565 libraries worldwide
The colonel's daughter : a novel by Richard Aldington( Book )
48 editions published between 1931 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 554 libraries worldwide
Novel of Georgina Smithers, a repressed daughter of a retired English colonel, whose love affairs and pathos are representative of her post-war generation. The book is full of biting satire about sham gentility
Artifex : sketches and ideas by Richard Aldington( Book )
16 editions published between 1935 and 1970 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
All men are enemies : a romance by Richard Aldington( Book )
75 editions published between 1933 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 527 libraries worldwide
"Příběh muže, který válku přežil, a vyprávění o tom, co udělal se svým životem po ní." Takto charakterizuje známý anglický spisovatel (1892-1962) svůj román o muži, který se po otřesných zážitcích z prvé světové války snažívesvětě, jehož smyslem je honba za penězi a kariérou, stvořit si lepší a plnější život ve svazku s ženou, kterou všemi smysly miluje. Autor zde pro milostné soužití podtrhuje význam smyslového vnímání
An imagist at war : the complete war poems of Richard Aldington by Richard Aldington( Book )
6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Godfree, Edward 1892-1962
Oldington, Ričard.
Oldington, Ričard 1892-1962
Oldington, Richard
Oldington, Richard 1892-1962
Oldingtons, Ričards 1892-1962
Ričardas Oldingtonas
Richard Aldington angielski pisarz i poeta
Richard Aldington britisk poet
Richard Aldington brittisk poet
Richard Aldington écrivain britannique
Richard Aldington englischer Schriftsteller
Richard Aldington poeta, scrittore e saggista britannico
Олдингтон, Р 1892-1962
Олдингтон, Р. (Ричард), 1892-1962
Олдингтон, Ричард 1892-1962
Олдингтон, Ричард английский поэт, прозаик, критик
Ричaрд Алдингтон
Рычард Олдынгтан
ರಿಚರ್ಡ್ ಆಲ್ಡಿಂಗ್ಟನ್
オルディントン, R
Languages
English (836)
French (23)
Russian (17)
Spanish (16)
German (13)
Czech (13)
Italian (10)
Danish (5)
Swedish (3)
Polish (2)
Slovak (2)
Finnish (2)
Ukrainian (1)
Latvian (1)
Korean (1)
Norwegian (1)
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