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Saki 1870-1916

Overview
Works: 659 works in 1,721 publications in 5 languages and 28,203 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Drama  History  Parodies, imitations, etc  Humor  Satire 
Roles: Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Actor, Instrumentalist, Creator
Classifications: PR6025.U675, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Saki
Publications by Saki
Publications by Saki, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Saki
The toys of peace by Saki( file )
29 editions published between 1919 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,503 libraries worldwide
Edwardian society was rife with hypocrisy and ridiculousness, and the writer who worked under the pen name Saki delighted in skewering these conventions. The collection The Toys of Peace, and Other Papers includes one of Saki's best-known short stories and a variety of other engaging pieces
Beasts and super-beasts by Saki( file )
51 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,278 libraries worldwide
Beasts and Super-Beasts is a collection of short stories by Hector Hugh Munro, published under his literary pseudonym, Saki. The stories are each concerned in some way with a different animal, as the title suggests. Munro's style is simple, cynical and humorous
Beasts and super-beasts by Saki( file )
in English and held by 1,185 libraries worldwide
Reginald in Russia by Saki( file )
in English and held by 1,168 libraries worldwide
The chronicles of Clovis by Saki( file )
in English and held by 1,157 libraries worldwide
When William came a story of London under the Hohenzollerns by Saki( file )
42 editions published between 1913 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,071 libraries worldwide
When William Came, published in 1913, predicted the imminent World War. In this story Germany wins the war and the royal family, the Hohenzollerns, rule in London. Life under German rule in chronicled in this example of invasion literature, which sprang from the tensions in Europe at the turn of the century
Saki, a life of Hector Hugh Munro : with six short stories never before collected by A. J Langguth( Book )
6 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and French and held by 1,035 libraries worldwide
The best of Saki (H.H. Munro) by Saki( Book )
75 editions published between 1930 and 2007 in English and French and held by 927 libraries worldwide
Reprise d'une anthologie de 1930 qui réunit les trente meilleures nouvelles de H. H. Munro. A la fois cruels et drolatiques, ces textes brefs mais insolites composent un fantastique particulier à cet auteur pince-sans-rire dont les personnages sont comme des miroirs-échos. Heureuse réédition. [SDM]
The short stories of Saki (H.H. Munro) by Saki( Book )
65 editions published between 1930 and 1986 in English and held by 874 libraries worldwide
The phantom luncheon; A bread and butter Miss; Bertie's Christmas Eve; Forewarned; The interlopers; Quail seed; Canossa; The threat;Excepting Mes. Pentherby; Mark; The hedgehog; The mappined life; Fate; The bull; Morlvera; Shock Tactics; The seven ceam jugs; The occasional garden' The sheep; The oversight; Huacinth; The image of the lost soul; The purple of the Balkan Kings; The cupboard of the yesterdays; Fot the duration of the wat; The square egg; Birds on the western fromt; The gala Programme; The infernal parliament; The achievement of the cat; The old town of Pskoff; Clovis on the alleged romance of business; The comments of Moung Ka; Biography of Saki--E. M. Munro; Index of titles
The unbearable Bassington by Saki( Book )
63 editions published between 1912 and 2012 in English and held by 857 libraries worldwide
Edwardian satirist Hector Hugh Munro produced a prodigious body of fiction, plays, and other writing under the pen name Saki. The novella The Unbearable Bassington follows the travails of Comus Bassington, a playboy and ne'er-do-well who is ultimately sent away to the British Colonies by his long-suffering family
The chronicles of Clovis by Saki( Book )
73 editions published between 1911 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 753 libraries worldwide
Hector Hugh Munro was a prolific British writer who worked in a variety of literary genres. Under the pen name Saki, he produced a series of plays and tales, many of which center around a sophisticated bon vivant called Clovis who delights in skewering the pretensions of his elders with a rapier-like wit. The stories collected in The Chronicles of Clovis will delight fans of P.G. Wodehouse, Rudyard Kipling, and Oscar Wilde
The novels and plays of Saki (H.H. Munro) complete in one volume by Saki( Book )
23 editions published between 1933 and 1998 in English and held by 714 libraries worldwide
For contents, see Author Catalog
The unbearable Bassington by Saki( file )
in English and held by 680 libraries worldwide
Saki by Saki( file )
4 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 652 libraries worldwide
The complete works of Saki by Saki( Book )
38 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and held by 541 libraries worldwide
Includes over 125 short stories, as well as three novels and three plays
The Bodley Head Saki : short stories : The unbearable Bassington by Saki( Book )
24 editions published between 1963 and 1976 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
The Penguin complete Saki by Saki( Book )
8 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and French and held by 368 libraries worldwide
This omnibus edition contains the author's short stories, novels, and plays
The story-teller : thirteen tales by Saki( Book )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
A selection of stories about children, by a master of the witty and satirical short story
The Westminster Alice by Saki( Book )
21 editions published between 1902 and 1930 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
The novels and plays of Saki (H. H. Munro) by Saki( Book )
11 editions published between 1933 and 1971 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Munro, H. H.
Munro, H. H. 1870-1916
Munro, H. H. (Hector Hugh), 1870-1916
Munro, Hector H.
Munro, Hector H. 1870-1916
Munro, Hector H. (Hector Hugh), 1870-1916
Munro, Hector Hugh.
Munro, Hector Hugh, 1870-1916
Munro, Hector Hugh 1870-1916 Wirklicher Name
Munro, Hector Hugo 1870-1916
Munroe, Hector Hugh 1870-1916
Saki
מונרו, הקטור הג
サキ
Languages
English (591)
French (15)
Spanish (2)
German (1)
Italian (1)
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