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Saki 1870-1916

Works: 605 works in 1,925 publications in 7 languages and 33,876 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Drama  History  Television adaptations  Short stories  Humor  Parodies, imitations, etc  Satire 
Roles: Author, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Translator
Classifications: PR6025.U675, 823.912
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Publications about Saki
Publications by Saki
Publications by Saki, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Saki
The short stories of Saki (H.H. Munro) by Saki( Book )
105 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,079 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
Saki, a life of Hector Hugh Munro : with six short stories never before collected by A. J Langguth( Book )
7 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and French and held by 971 libraries worldwide
The novels and plays of Saki (H.H. Munro) complete in one volume by Saki( Book )
45 editions published between 1933 and 1998 in English and held by 934 libraries worldwide
The unbearable Bassington by Saki( Book )
95 editions published between 1912 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 783 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 )
90 editions published between 1911 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 589 libraries worldwide
There are good things which we want to share with the world and good things which we want to keep to ourselves. The secret of our favorite restaurant, to take a case, is guarded jealously from all but a few intimates; the secret, to take a contrary case, of our infallible remedy for seasickness is thrust upon every traveler we meet, even if he be no more than a casual acquaintance about to cross the Serpentine
Saki by Saki( file )
5 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 589 libraries worldwide
The best of Saki (H.H. Munro) by Saki( Book )
34 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in English and held by 548 libraries worldwide
No writer has combined laughter with savagery more devastatingly than Saki. Though he died over sixty years ago, the blackness of his comedy is contemporary and his wit has lost none of its freshness and sparkle
The complete works of Saki by Saki( Book )
36 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 511 libraries worldwide
All the stories, the three novels, and the three plays of the popular English writer, who delighted in the elegant and inelegant, the mannered and ill-mannered, the trivial and privileged denizens of pre-war England and Empire
Beasts & super-beasts by Saki( Book )
76 editions published between 1914 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Beasts and Super-Beasts is a collection of short stories, written by Saki (the literary pseudonym of Hector Hugh Munro) and first published in 1914. The title parodies that of George Bernard Shaw's Man and Superman. Along with The Chronicles of Clovis, Beasts and Super-Beasts is one of Saki's best-known works. It was his final collection of stories before his death in World War I, and several of its stories, in particular "The Open Window", are reprinted frequently in anthologies. The majority of the volume's stories deal in some fashion with animals, providing the source for its title. The character of Clovis Sangrail, featured in earlier works by Saki, appears in several stories. Most of the stories appeared previously in periodicals. Stylistically, Beasts and Super-Beasts displays the simple language, cynicism and wry humor that characterize Saki's earlier literary output. ( --copied from
The Penguin complete Saki by Saki( Book )
13 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in English and French and held by 383 libraries worldwide
This omnibus edition contains the author's short stories, novels, and plays
The Bodley Head Saki : short stories : The unbearable Bassington by Saki( Book )
19 editions published between 1963 and 1976 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
The sea-green horse : a collection of short stories by Barbara Howes( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
Reginald; and, Reginald in Russia by Saki( Book )
57 editions published between 1904 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 296 libraries worldwide
A collection of witty, mischievous and sometimes macabre stories satirised Edwardian society and culture
The story-teller : thirteen tales by Saki( Book )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
A selection of stories about children, by a master of the witty and satirical short story
The best of Saki by Saki( Book )
44 editions published between 1930 and 2007 in English and French and held by 261 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]
When William came; a story of London under the Hohenzollerns by Saki( Book )
41 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 256 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
The Westminster Alice by Saki( Book )
26 editions published between 1902 and 2016 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
This is Saki's political satire, which parodied the British government using Lewis Carroll's 'Alice in Wonderland' as a template
A treasury of cat stories by Era Zistel( Book )
1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
The toys of peace and other papers by Saki( Book )
40 editions published between 1919 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 176 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
Reginald in Russia and other sketches by Saki( Book )
15 editions published between 1910 and 2015 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Edwardian author Hector Hugh Munro wrote under the cryptic pseudonym Saki, producing a diverse and robust body of work. This collection includes a story that follows Reginald, a recurring character in Saki's writing, to the frosty burgs of early twentieth-century Russia
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Alternative Names
Hector Hugh Munro
Hector Hugh Munro englischer Schriftsteller und Satiriker
Hector Hugh Munro escritor británico
Munro, H. H.
Munro, H. H. $(Hector Hugh), 1870-1916
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 Hugo 1870-1916
Munroe, Hector Hugh 1870-1916
SAKI 1870-1916
Saki britisk skribent
Saki brittisk författare
Saki écrivain britannique
Saki pseud
Saki pseudoniem
Saki scriptor Britannicus, pseudonymum Hectoris Hugonis Munro
Saki scrittore britannico
Манро Г. Х. 1870-1916
Сакі, пісьменнік
מונרו, הקטור הפ
מונרו, הקטור יו
סאקי 1870-1916
סאקי סופר בריטי
סקי 1870-1916
ساکی (نویسنده) نویسنده بریتانیایی
먼로, 헥터 휴 1870-1916
문로, H. H. 1870-1916
문로, 헥터 H. 1870-1916
사키 1870-1916
English (768)
Spanish (23)
French (21)
Basque (7)
Japanese (4)
German (3)
Estonian (2)
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