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Lascelles, Mary 1900-1995

Overview
Works: 46 works in 300 publications in 2 languages and 5,144 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Horror tales  Parodies, imitations, etc  Biography  Diaries  Juvenile works  Love stories 
Roles: Editor, Author of introduction, Other, 080
Classifications: PR4034, 823.7
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Publications about Mary Lascelles
Publications by Mary Lascelles
Publications by Mary Lascelles, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Mary Lascelles
 
Most widely held works by Mary Lascelles
Jane Austen and her art by Mary Lascelles( Book )
94 editions published between 1939 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,711 libraries worldwide
A study of the works of Austen, including a brief narrative of her life and an inquiry into the scope, the quality, and the outcome of her reading
Shakespeare's Measure for measure by Mary Lascelles( Book )
26 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 609 libraries worldwide
In devoting a whole book to Measure for Measure Miss Lascelles has expressed her conviction that in no other way can the sharp divisions of opinion which characterise recent criticism of the play be resolved. She considers that to continue discussing the large issues involved in the limited space of a single article or chapter is to continue to fail to take full account of the difficulties the reader or playgoer finds perplexing. Her study falls into three main sections. She begins by discussing other versions of the story in European literature that may have been known to Shakespeare, and the
The story-teller retrieves the past : historical fiction and fictitious history in the art of Scott, Stevenson, Kipling, and some others by Mary Lascelles( Book )
10 editions published between 1950 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 531 libraries worldwide
Notions and facts: collected criticism and research by Mary Lascelles( Book )
8 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 382 libraries worldwide
A journey to the western islands of Scotland by Samuel Johnson( Book )
10 editions published between 1775 and 1976 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
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Pride and prejudice and zombies : the classic regency romance--now with ultraviolent zombie mayhem by Jane Austen( Book )
25 editions published between 1932 and 1985 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
In early nineteenth-century England, a spirited young woman copes with the suit of a snobbish gentleman as well as the romantic entanglements of her four sisters. Includes explanatory notes throughout the text, an introduction discussing the author and the background of the story, and a study guide
Shakespeare's comic insight by Mary Lascelles( Book )
7 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Northanger Abbey; and, Persuasion by Jane Austen( Book )
12 editions published between 1906 and 1974 in English and Spanish and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Decrepit castles, locked rooms, mysterious chests, cryptic notes, and tyrannical fathers all figure into Northanger Abbey, but with a decidedly satirical twist. PERSUASION: Long ago, she let the love of her life get away. In this case, she had allowed herself to be persuaded by a trusted family friend that the young man she loved wasn't an adequate match, social stationwise, and that Anne could do better. The novel opens some seven years after Anne sent her beau packing, and she's still alone
Emma by Jane Austen( Book )
18 editions published between 1933 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Emma Woodhouse imagines that she dominates those around her in the small town of Highbury, but her inept matchmaking creates problems for herself and others
Mansfield Park by Jane Austen( Book )
25 editions published between 1920 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 61 libraries worldwide
When a poor cousin, Fannie Price, comes to live at the estate of the sophisticated Bertram family, she suffers from the condescension of her haughty relatives and from the hopeless love she bears for their youngest son. Life becomes even more complicated when she is forced into a rivalry with a charming and vivacious newcomer. Fannie will have to question her most cherished beliefs about herself and her world as she struggles to make a home for herself. Displaying Austen's characteristic irony and perception, Mansfield Park delivers a scathing attack on social conventions that earned it a reputation as her most controversial novel
The adversaries and other poems by Mary Lascelles( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Sense and sensibility by Jane Austen( Book )
16 editions published between 1962 and 1978 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Two sisters, one practical and conventional and the other emotional and sentimental, find that only through compromise of their mutual differences can they get along
"A physician in a great city", the presidential address, 1951: and "Samuel Johnson and the Dodd affair" by Mary Lascelles( Book )
4 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Essays on Middle English literature, by Dorothy Everett. Edited by Patricia Kean. [Foreword by Mary Lascelles.] by Dorothy EVERETT( Book )
1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Robert William Chapamn, 1881-1960 by Mary Lascelles( Book )
2 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Ponies and dreams by Mary Lascelles( Book )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
The Yale edition of the works of Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson( Book )
in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Some characteristics of Jane Austen's style by Mary Lascelles( Article )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Rasselas reconsidered by Mary Lascelles( Article )
1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Robert Wyndham Ketton-Cremer 1906-1969 by Mary Lascelles( Book )
3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Lascelles, Mary Madge
Lascelles Mary Madge 1900-1995
Languages
English (261)
Spanish (1)
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