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Grimsditch, Herbert B. (Herbert Borthwick) 1898-

Overview
Works: 19 works in 82 publications in 3 languages and 2,276 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Dictionaries  Portraits  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Translator, Author of introduction, Creator
Classifications: PQ1957.B29, 843.5
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Herbert B Grimsditch
Publications by Herbert B Grimsditch
Publications by Herbert B Grimsditch, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Herbert B Grimsditch
Character and environment in the novels of Thomas Hardy by Herbert B Grimsditch( Book )
21 editions published between 1925 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,005 libraries worldwide
Vathek by William Beckford( Book )
22 editions published between 1928 and 1958 in 3 languages and held by 381 libraries worldwide
Perverse and grotesque comedy alternates with scenes of 'oriental' magnificence and evocative beauty in the story of the ruthless Caliph Vathek's journey to superb damnation among the subterranean treasures of Eblis
Flemish painting before the eighteenth century by Paul Lambotte( Book )
10 editions published in 1927 in English and German and held by 281 libraries worldwide
The new book-illustration in France by Léon Pichon( Book )
5 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
William Hogarth by William Hogarth( Book )
4 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Vathek an Arabian tale by William Beckford( Book )
2 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Vathek is one of the earliest and most influential Gothic novels. Its hero is the Caliph Vathek who renounces Islam in a hedonistic quest for supernatural powers, which leads to his downfall. Beckford's genius was in marrying Orientalism with the Gothic, both sources of fascination and delight to reading audiences of the time
This is England by Herbert B Grimsditch( Book )
3 editions published in 1940 in English and Undetermined and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Pitfalls in everyday French by Herbert B Grimsditch( Book )
3 editions published in 1933 in English and French and held by 37 libraries worldwide
The paintings of H.H. Newton : a record of his achievement by Herbert B Grimsditch( Book )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Vathek. Translated with an introduction by Herbert B. Grimsditch. Illustrated with lithographs by Edward Bawden by William Beckford( Book )
2 editions published in 1958 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Character and environment in the novels of Thomas Hardy. : Reissued by Herbert B Grimsditch( Book )
1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Masters of painting : William Hogarth by William Hogarth( Book )
1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Vathek. @ . Translated [from the French revised edition of 1815] by Herbert B. Grimsditch. Illustrated by Charles W. Stewart by William Beckford( Book )
1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Vathek ... Translated by Herbert Grimsditch. Decorated and illuminated by Valenti Angelo, etc by William Beckford( Book )
1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
William Hogarth. [Reproductions in colour.] Foreword by Herbert B. Grimsditch by William Hogarth( Book )
1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Vathek. a New Translation by Herbert B. Grimsditch, With Illus. by Marion V. Dorn by William Beckford( Book )
1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
William Hogarth : masters of painting ( Book )
1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Grimsditch, Herbert Borthwick.
Grimsditch, Herbert Borthwick 1898-
Languages
English (75)
German (2)
French (1)
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