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Torres Oliver, Francisco

Overview
Works: 165 works in 605 publications in 2 languages and 1,524 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction  History  Novels  Adventure stories  Bildungsromans  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Author
Classifications: PR4034, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Francisco Torres Oliver
Publications by Francisco Torres Oliver
Most widely held works by Francisco Torres Oliver
The new annotated Dracula by Bram Stoker( Book )
49 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 189 libraries worldwide
After discovering the double identity of the wealthy Transylvanian nobleman, Count Dracula, a small group of people vow to rid the world of the evil vampire
Los mitos de Cthulhu : narraciones de horror cósmico by H. P Lovecraft( Book )
21 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Sir Gawain y el Caballero Verde ( Book )
20 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Frankenstein, o, El moderno Prometeo by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( Book )
15 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Mary Shelley's classic novel about a monster created by Dr. Victor Frankenstein that terrified the community
Curso de literatura europea by Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov( Book )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Dagon and other macabre tales by H. P Lovecraft( Book )
22 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 42 libraries worldwide
H.P. Lovecraft was one of the greatest horror writers of all time. His seminal work appeared in the pages of legendary Weird Tales and has influenced countless writer of the macabre. This is one of those stories
John Thomas and Lady Jane by D. H Lawrence( Book )
13 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 37 libraries worldwide
A seductive and beautiful love story about an aristocrat, Sir Clifford Chatterley, who has come home from the war paralyzed from the waist down. His wife devotes herself to his care, but her husband's bitter arrogance soon makes her life a nightmare. Selfishly he suggests that she produce an heir. He never dreams that she will break all the rules, and forgetting her social class, take their gamekeeper as her lover
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )
14 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 32 libraries worldwide
While going through the possessions of a deceased guest who owed them money, the mistress of the inn and her son find a treasure map that leads to a pirate fortune as well as great danger
The monk by M. G Lewis( Book )
16 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 31 libraries worldwide
As vague memories - a childhood trip to Berlin with his mother, perhaps looking for his father? - spring from ordinary images and objects, Robin's days in Berlin become a labyrinth of present and past haunted by echoes of Proust and Oedipus. But ultimately, to whom do these memories belong? And who, after all, is Robin?"--Jacket
Melmoth the wanderer; a tale by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
14 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 30 libraries worldwide
"In a satanic bargain, Melmoth has sold his soul in exchange for immortality and now preys on the helpless in their darkest moments, offering to ease their suffering if they will take his place and release him from his tortured wanderings. His story is pieced together by those who have glimpsed his eerie existence over the centuries--from a prisoner in the clutches of the Spanish Inquisition to a man incarcerated in a London lunatic asylum."--Back cover
Viajes al otro mundo : ciclo de aventuras oníricas de Randolph Carter by H. P Lovecraft( Book )
14 editions published between 1970 and 1987 in Spanish and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Persuasion by Jane Austen( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Austen's last novel is the crowning achievement of her matchless career. Her heroine, Anne Elliot, a woman of integrity, breeding and great depth of emotion, stands in stark contrast to the brutality and hypocrisy of Regency England
Vinter-eventyr by Karen Blixen( Book )
9 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Novellerne foregår i danske omgivelser og anslår bl.a. temaet at alle menneskelige handlinger indgår i et større regnskab
The great train robbery by Michael Crichton( Book )
13 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 25 libraries worldwide
In teeming Victorian London, where lavish wealth and appalling poverty live side by side, Edward Pierce charms the most prominent of the well-to-do as he cunningly orchestrates the crime of the century. Who would suspect that a gentleman of breeding could mastermind the daring theft of a fortune in gold? Who could predict the consequences of making the extraordinary robbery aboard the pride of England's industrial era, the mighty steam locomotive? Based on fact, as lively as legend, and studded with all the suspense and style of a modern fiction master, here is a classic caper novel set a decade before the age of dynamite--yet nonetheless explosive
Mostly ghostly by Steve Zorn( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Abridged versions of classic chillers by Arthur Conan Doyle, Ambrose Bierce, Edith Nesbit, Washington Irving, and others
The ghost stories of Edith Wharton by Edith Wharton( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Set in the bleak mansions of England, America, and Normandy, eleven classic tales depict the terrors of persons confronted by unearthly entities
Jude the obscure by Thomas Hardy( Book )
9 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Jude Fawley's aspirations to the dignity and rewards of life are continually thwarted by tragic obstacles of fate
Mansfield Park by Jane Austen( Book )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 18 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
La filosofía en Oriente : la filosofía islámica, india y china hasta nuestros días by Guy Bugault( Book )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Alicia anotada : Alicia en el país de las maravillas & A través del espejo by Lewis Carroll( Book )
6 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 17 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Francisco Torres Oliver Spaans taalkundige
Francisco Torres Oliver Spanish translator
Oliver Francisco Torres
Oliver, Francisco Torres, 1935-
Torres, Francisco
Torres, Francisco Torres Oliver
Torres, Francisco (Torres Oliver), 1935-
Languages
Spanish (280)
Catalan (5)
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