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Bell, Clara 1834-1927

Overview
Works: 368 works in 1,165 publications in 1 language and 37,032 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories  Examinations  Historical fiction  Romance fiction  Pictorial works  Fictional autobiographies  Dime novels 
Roles: Translator, Correspondent, Author, Editor
Classifications: PQ2349, 843.7
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Most widely held works by Clara Bell
Egypt : descriptive, historical, and picturesque by Georg Ebers( Book )
16 editions published between 1879 and 1898 in English and held by 392 libraries worldwide
The Franco-German war of 1870-71 by Helmuth Moltke( Book )
10 editions published between 1873 and 1914 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
Uarda : a romance of ancient Egypt by Georg Ebers( Book )
40 editions published between 1876 and 2003 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
Uarda, ein wunderschönes ägyptisches Mädchen königlichen Blutes, wird mit ihrer Mutter Xanthe nach Theben verschleppt. Rameses, der gerade in der Schlacht von Kadesh den griechischen König besiegt hat, bringt eben diesen nach Theben. Es stellt sich heraus, dass Xanthe dessen Tochter und Uarda seine Nichte ist. Nachdem sich Uarda in den Sohn des Rameses verliebt, erhalten beide den Segen ihrer Väter ... Die Serie "Meisterwerke der Literatur" beinhaltet die Klassiker der deutschen und weltweiten Literatur in einer einzigartigen Sammlung. Lesen Sie die besten Werke grosser Schriftsteller, Poeten, Autoren und Philosophen auf Ihrem elektronischen Lesegerät. Dieses Werk bietet zusätzlich * Eine Biografie/Bibliografie des Autors
The sisters; a tragedy by Georg Ebers( Book )
18 editions published between 1880 and 1915 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
"Die Schwestern" ist ein weiterer historischer Roman des grossen Ägyptologen. Er erzählt die Geschichte zweier Schwestern, die in Alexandria im Tempel des Serapis den Göttern dienen sollen ... Die Serie "Meisterwerke der Literatur" beinhaltet die Klassiker der deutschen und weltweiten Literatur in einer einzigartigen Sammlung. Lesen Sie die besten Werke grosser Schriftsteller, Poeten, Autoren und Philosophen auf Ihrem elektronischen Lesegerät. Dieses Werk bietet zusätzlich * Eine Biografie/Bibliografie des Autors
From lands of exile by Pierre Loti( Book )
3 editions published in 1888 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Gambara by Honoré de Balzac( Book )
9 editions published between 1898 and 2004 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The novella Gambara is part of the Philosophical Studies section of Honore de Balzac''s The Human Comedy. It follows a tumultuous relationship between Italian nobleman Andrea Marcosini and the beautiful, young Marianna. She happens to be married to a mercurial, much older composer, who some believe is a genius and others regard as an abject failure
The country doctor by Honoré de Balzac( Book )
14 editions published between 1833 and 2015 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Part of the massive series that some regard as one of the masterworks of nineteenth-century realism, Honore de Balzac's The Human Comedy, the novel The Country Doctor focuses on Dr. Benassis, a physician by trade, who has deep-seated beliefs about social equality. While treating a prominent patient, Benassis expounds at length on his value system and discusses some of the reforms that he has helped to implement in the town
Pierre et Jean. [Texte établi, avec introd., notes et relevé de variantes by Guy de Maupassant( Book )
9 editions published between 1888 and 2012 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Pierre and Jean (Pierre et Jean) is a naturalist or psycho-realist work written by Guy de Maupassant in Étretat in his native Normandy between June and September 1887 . This was Maupassant's shortest novel. It appeared in three instalments in the Nouvelle Revue and then in volume form in 1888, together with the essay "Le Roman" (The Novel). Pierre and Jean are the sons of Gérôme Roland, a jeweller who has retired to Le Havre, and his wife Louise
Margery (Gred) a tale of old Nuremberg by Georg Ebers( Book )
4 editions published in 1889 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Louis Lambert by Honoré de Balzac( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Curieux roman dans la veine mystique (1833) et même initiatique, apport important qui montre l'illuminisme du XVIIIe siècle poursuivant souterrainement son chemin en littérature romantique
A man of business by Honoré de Balzac( Book )
9 editions published between 1845 and 2014 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Though a relatively short story, ""A Man of Business"" is an important component of Honore de Balzac''s vast story cycle The Human Comedy, involving many of the recurring characters from the series and tying up a number of loose ends. As a fete thrown at the home of his mistress begins to wind down, Cardot invites the lingering merrymakers to settle around the table and begins telling a story about a clever debt-collection scheme
A prince from Bohemia by Honoré de Balzac( Book )
6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The Commission in Lunacy by Honoré de Balzac( Book )
7 editions published between 1836 and 2000 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Part of Honore de Balzac''s sprawling epic The Human Comedy, the novella The Commission in Lunacy focuses on the story of a bachelor who feels his youth rapidly slipping away and tries to renew his sense of vigor and fulfillment through various means. He crosses paths with the beguiling Madame d''Espard and soon finds himself caught up in a nefarious scheme
Gaudissart II by Honoré de Balzac( Book )
7 editions published in 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Sarrasine by Honoré de Balzac( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"Part of Balzac's The Human Comedy, Sarrasine is a story about the failed love affair of Sarrasine, who discovers that his love interest, Zambinella, is not a woman, but a castrato"--Provided by publisher
A Second Home by Honoré de Balzac( Book )
8 editions published between 1842 and 2014 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
In this novella from Honore de Balzac, an impoverished mother and daughter slave away as embroiderers but are barely able to evade starvation. Finally, what seems to be a blessing enters into their lives -- an older gentleman falls in love with the daughter, Caroline, and whisks her away to a fine country estate. Will Caroline get the happily-ever-after she so richly deserves?
The Ball at Sceaux by Honoré de Balzac( Book )
7 editions published between 1830 and 2000 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
One of the earliest pieces Balzac penned for his sweeping story cycle The Human Comedy, this novella is found in the Scenes of Private Life section of the series. Social climber Emilie de Fontaine is a petulant brat who is determined to marry for status. One night at an opulent party, she falls in love at first sight with the dashing, aristocratic Maximilien. Is he good enough to fulfill her mile-long list of requirements for a spouse?
A Study of a woman ; and Comedies of the counter by Honoré de Balzac( Book )
8 editions published between 1842 and 2000 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
""Another Study of Woman"" is a narrative hovering between a short story and a novella in terms of length, extracted from Honore de Balzac''s multi-volume masterpiece The Human Comedy. At a private dinner party, guests warmed by the flush of fine food and drink begin to banter about the qualities and attributes that characterize the ideal woman. Gradually, the guests begin to reminisce about their own experiences and encounters with perfect and not-so-perfect women
Die Börse by Honoré de Balzac( Book )
9 editions published between 1832 and 2014 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
""The Purse"" is a short story that makes up part of Honore de Balzac''s epic cycle The Human Comedy. Daydreaming while working on a ladder, the painter Hippolyte Schinner accidentally falls and sustains an injury. Two neighbors -- a mother and daughter -- come to his aid, and he falls in love at first sight with the beautiful young woman, Adelaide. But over time, he begins to notice that the veneer of aristocratic gentility that the two project is not what it appears
Un épisode sous la Terreur, et autres nouvelles by Honoré de Balzac( Book )
7 editions published between 1831 and 2000 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Set in the aftermath of the French Revolution, this short story from the Scenes of Political Life section of Honore de Balzac''s The Human Comedy immerses readers in the terrifying tumult of the period. Brimming with mystery and suspense, this is historical fiction at its very best
 
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Bell, Clara Courtenay Poynter 1834-1927
Clara Bell englische Übersetzerin
Clara Bell English translator
Clara Bell Translator
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