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Magnus, Erwin

Overview
Works: 231 works in 1,020 publications in 2 languages and 2,885 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Allegories  History  Sea stories  Biographies  Folklore  Action and adventure fiction  Short stories  Sea fiction 
Roles: Translator, Creator, Author, Contributor, Other, Author of afterword, colophon, etc.
Classifications: PS3523.O46, 813.52
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Publications about Erwin Magnus
Publications by Erwin Magnus
Publications by Erwin Magnus, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Erwin Magnus
 
Most widely held works by Erwin Magnus
The sea wolf by Jack London( Book )
40 editions published between 1926 and 2013 in German and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Life of a Norwegian sealing schooner and a grim picture of a sailor who is a combination of savage superman
Martin Eden by Jack London( Book )
23 editions published between 1927 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Recounts the story of Martin Eden, a young seaman struggling to obtain social and intellectual recognition as a writer--Novelist
The road by Jack London( Book )
41 editions published between 1924 and 1982 in German and Undetermined and held by 105 libraries worldwide
In 1894, an eighteen-year-old Jack London quit his job shoveling coal, hopped a freight train, and left California on the first leg of a ten thousand-mile odyssey. This book features several stories that London told about his hoboing days
Jerry of the islands by Jack London( Book )
25 editions published between 1926 and 1979 in German and Undetermined and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Jerry is a dog whose experiences reflect the cruelty and racism of colonial Melanesia
Burning Daylight by Jack London( Book )
43 editions published between 1926 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 97 libraries worldwide
An action-filled story of the Yukon Territory in 1893, the surging novel of the men who gambled their lives and opened the vast Canadian North in their lust for gold, Burning Daylight was Jack London's best selling book during his lifetime
Das letzte Kapitel : Roman by Knut Hamsun( Book )
28 editions published between 1924 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 95 libraries worldwide
John Barleycorn by Jack London( Book )
34 editions published between 1920 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Semi-autobiographical, drawing on the author's recollections of alcoholism
Cajus Julius Caesar by Georg Brandes( Book )
6 editions published in 1925 in German and Undetermined and held by 85 libraries worldwide
South Sea tales by Jack London( Book )
21 editions published between 1924 and 1987 in German and Undetermined and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of stories that portray life in the South Seas
Smoke Bellew by Jack London( Book )
27 editions published between 1931 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Christopher Bellew, a San Francisco newspaperman and dandy, sets off on what he believes will be a brief trek into the Klondike to cover the latest gold rush
A son of the sun : the adventures of Captain David Grief by Jack London( Book )
20 editions published between 1926 and 1970 in German and held by 72 libraries worldwide
"Entertaining, atmospheric, and action-filled - yet difficult to obtain until now - the eight short stories in Jack London's A Son of the Sun center on the thrilling exploits of Captain David Grief in the dangerous and exotic South Seas." "Captain Grief encounters the adventurers, scoundrels, pirates, and opportunists who followed the example of their colonial predecessors and exploited the islands and their resources early in the twentieth century. Inspired by London's own voyage through the South Seas on board his self-made yacht, the Snark, these stories paint a colorful - and at times horrifying - picture of the remote South Pacific."--Jacket
Michael, brother of Jerry by Jack London( Book )
15 editions published between 1926 and 1989 in German and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Adventures of a dog on land and at sea, among humans of all kinds, including those practicing extreme cruelty and using language many may find objectionable
Smoke and Shorty by Jack London( Book )
20 editions published between 1931 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Jude oder Europäer, porträt von Georg Brandes; mit 8 bildnissen by Henri Nathansen( Book )
5 editions published between 1930 and 1931 in German and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Der Eskimo, ein roman von der Hudson-bai by Peter Freuchen( Book )
16 editions published between 1928 and 1949 in German and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Erlebnis und Deutung : eine vergleichende Studie zur Religionspsychologie by Harald Høffding( Book )
7 editions published in 1923 in German and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Die glücklichen Inseln by Jack London( Book )
16 editions published between 1930 and 1980 in German and Undetermined and held by 44 libraries worldwide
In den Wäldern des Nordens by Jack London( Book )
12 editions published between 1926 and 1979 in German and Undetermined and held by 44 libraries worldwide
In den Wäldern des Nordens erzählt von einem Moschusjäger, der als einziger Überlebender seiner Gruppe, zu Tode erschöpft bei einem Eskimo Stamm Aufnahme fand und bei diesen unkomplizierten Menschen blieb. Nach fünf Jahren wird er von einer Expedition gefunden. Seine Entscheidung, wieder in die Zivilisation zurückzukehren, wird für alle zum Schicksal
Menschen der Tiefe by Jack London( Book )
11 editions published between 1928 and 2013 in German and held by 43 libraries worldwide
En 1902, Jack London llego a Londres con la intencion de escribir un reportaje sobre el East End, la zona este de la ciudad, donde se hizo pasar por un vagabundo, con el fin de poder penetrar en el Abismo, tal como el lo llamaba. Su curiosidad le llevo a visitar los slums, los llamados barrios pobres de la ciudad, en donde se hacinaban cientos de personas en condiciones infrahumanas, mientras que las clases acomodadas se beneficiaban de la politica colonial que el Imperio llevaba a cabo en sus colonias. London descubrio la extrema pobreza, la proliferacion de los sin techo que dormian en los bancos de los parques, la desesperacion de los desempleados y de los enfermos sin asistencia que vivian en la mas absoluta miseria
Meuterei auf der Elsinore by Jack London( Book )
13 editions published between 1926 and 1980 in German and held by 41 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Erwin Magnus deutscher Schriftsteller und Übersetzer
Erwin Magnus Duits auteur (1881-1947)
Erwin Magnus German author and translator
Magnus, Erwin Siegmund 1881-1947
Languages
German (378)
English (8)
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