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Wilkins, Eithne

Overview
Works: 65 works in 197 publications in 2 languages and 4,957 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Records and correspondence  Psychological fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Satire  Allegories  War stories  Drama 
Roles: Translator, Creator, Editor, Other
Classifications: PT2621.A26, 833.91
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Eithne Wilkins
Publications by Eithne Wilkins
Publications by Eithne Wilkins, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Eithne Wilkins
The German lesson by Siegfried Lenz( Book )
5 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in English and held by 1,096 libraries worldwide
Siggi Jepsen, incarcerated as a juvenile delinquent, in one day assigned to write a routine German lesson on the 'The Joys of Duty.'Overfamiliar with these 'joys, ' Siggi sets down his life since 1943, a decade earlier, when as a boy he watched his father, constable of the northernmost police station in Germany, doggedly carry out orders from Berlin to stop a well-known Expressionist, their neighbor, from paintings to keep them safe from his father
Arnold Schoenberg letters by Arnold Schoenberg( Book )
10 editions published between 1964 and 1987 in English and German and held by 825 libraries worldwide
Book consists of selected letters from Arnold Schoenberg to such prominent figures as Alban Berg, Otto Klemperer, Gustav Mahler and Anton Webern. Correspondence is arranged in chronological order, preceded by brief biographical introductions and chronologies of life and works
The castle by Franz Kafka( Book )
11 editions published between 1953 and 2005 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
In THE CASTLE, a protagonist, known only as K., struggles to gain access to the mysterious authorities of a castle who govern the village where he wants to work as a land surveyor. Kafka died before finishing the work, but suggested it would end with the Land Surveyor dying in the village; the castle notifying him on his death bed that his legal claim to live in the village was not valid, yet, taking certain auxiliary circumstances into account, he was permitted to live and work there
Robert Musil; eine Einfübrung in das Werk by Ernst Kaiser( Book )
14 editions published in 1962 in 3 languages and held by 434 libraries worldwide
Jephta and his daughter by Lion Feuchtwanger( Book )
4 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in German and English and held by 378 libraries worldwide
Aurélien, roman by Aragon( Book )
5 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
A propos de ce roman, de son personnage-titre, Aragon a dit en 1964: "Aurélien n'est ni Drieu La Rochelle ni moi, si j'ai pourtant cherché dans l'un et dans l'autre une sorte de vérification du personnage créé". Aurélien est un ancien combattant de la guerre de 1914-1918 qui ne retrouve pas sa place dans la société dans laquelle il rentre, (cf. la présentation p. 7-25, dans laquelle l'auteur s'explique sur Aurélien. Pour Aragon, un livre de "prédilection". Cette édition comporte un dossier (p. 769-814)
Bodies and souls by Maxence van der Meersch( Book )
4 editions published between 1948 and 1957 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
An attack on corruptions of the medical profession in France
The rose-garden game : the symbolic background to the European prayerbeads by Eithne Wilkins( Book )
7 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Stories from my life by Oskar Kokoschka( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Five women by Robert Musil( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories by an Austrian writer featuring women heroines. In The Perfecting of a Love, a woman debates having an affair with a man with whom she is caught in a snow storm, while Tonka is a love affair between people of different class, a student and a servant girl
... The girl and the ferryman by Ernst Emil Wiechert( Book )
3 editions published in 1947 in English and German and held by 145 libraries worldwide
The rose-garden game; a tradition of beads and flowers by Eithne Wilkins( Book )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
The man without qualities by Robert Musil( Book )
19 editions published between 1953 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 93 libraries worldwide
A novel in four volumes on the dying culture of pre-World War I Vienna. The man without qualities of the title is Ulrich, a skeptical type who views with an amused eye all attempts by the rulers of the Austro-Hungarian Empire to instill in their subjects the nationalistic fervor of neighboring Germany. The author died in 1942
Sappho by Alphonse Daudet( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
A young man falls in love with a lovely ageing woman who'd been notoriously known as Sappho (not because she was a lesbian) but because she modelled for a statue
Raquel, the Jewess of Toledo by Lion Feuchtwanger( Book )
7 editions published between 1955 and 1957 in English and German and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Romance of Alfonso 8th, King of Castile in the 12th century and his love for a Jewish girl
The man without qualities by Robert Musil( Book )
4 editions published between 1953 and 1979 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
The man without qualities by Robert Musil( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Wedding preparations in the country, and other posthumous prose writings by Franz Kafka( Book )
5 editions published between 1954 and 1973 in English and German and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Tonka and other stories by Robert Musil( Book )
5 editions published between 1965 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 17 libraries worldwide
The castle ; The trial by Franz Kafka( Book )
in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
The Castle - A fantasy novel, depicting human attempts to arrive closer to God, considered to be a symbolic classic ; The Trial - Narrates the experiences and reactions of a respectable bank functionary after his abrupt arrest on an undisclosed charge
 
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Alternative Names
Kaiser Eithne 19..-1975
Kaiser-Wilkins, Eithne -1974
Wilkins-Kaiser, Eithne -1974
Languages
English (94)
German (21)
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