WorldCat Identities

Abse, Leo

Overview
Works: 18 works in 72 publications in 2 languages and 3,570 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DA591.T47, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Leo Abse
 
Most widely held works by Leo Abse
Margaret, daughter of Beatrice : a politician's psycho-biography of Margaret Thatcher by Leo Abse( Book )

8 editions published in 1989 in English and German and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony Blair : the man behind the smile by Leo Abse( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bi-sexuality of Daniel Defoe : a psychoanalytic survey of the man and his works by Leo Abse( Book )

10 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Leo Abse deploys his forensic skills as a distinguished criminal lawyer and reforming parliamentarian to present a novel Freudian overview of all Daniel Defoe's major works. Weaving the anecdotal and the personal with profound revelatory explorations of the psychodynamics and psychopathology of Defoe, his conclusions will precipitate debate in university departments, startle many literary critics and be of interest to psychoanalysts, psychotherapists, criminologists and all working in the field of mental health."--Jacket
The man behind the smile : Tony Blair and the politics of perversion by Leo Abse( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fellatio, masochism, politics and love by Leo Abse( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Testament stories with a Freudian twist by Leo Abse( Book )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of Leo Abse's last essays are writings that he was working on from 2006 up to and during his final illness. They take as their starting point stories from the Old Testament. For Abse, the Bible provided a great inspiration for analysis, reflection, and speculation. His own distinctive voice is evident in every essay. Chapters include: Jubal: A discursive meditation on music and its origins; Jacob's wrestling match; The judgment of Solomon; Abishag: The lure of incest; and The nakedness of Noah
Tony Blair : the man who lost his smile by Leo Abse( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The doctor's role - truth or mystery by Arnold Goodman Goodman( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private member by Leo Abse( Book )

5 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wotan, my enemy : can Britain live with the Germans in the European union? by Leo Abse( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emancipation not suppression by Leo Abse( )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Broadcasting in the Welsh language and the implications for Welsh and non-Welsh speaking viewers and listeners by Great Britain( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Old Testament Stories Wth Freudian Twist by Leo Abse( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Broadcasting in the Welsh language and the implications for Welsh and non-Welsh speaking viewers and listeners : session 1980-81 by Great Britain( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Margaret, daughter of Beatrice by Leo Abse( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Women and the penal system( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The man who lost his smile by Leo Abse( Book )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The bi-sexuality of Daniel Defoe : a psychoanalytic survey of the man and his works
Alternative Names
Abse, Leopold.

Leo Abse Anh chính trị gia

Leo Abse brit politikus

Leo Abse Brita politikisto

Leo Abse British politician

Leo Abse britisk politiker

Leo Abse Brits politicus

Leo Abse brittiläinen poliitikko

Leo Abse brittisk politiker

Leo Abse polític britànic

Leo Abse politicien britannique

Leo Abse político britânico

Leo Abse walisischer Anwalt, Politiker und Autor

Languages
English (69)

German (1)

Covers
The bi-sexuality of Daniel Defoe : a psychoanalytic survey of the man and his worksThe man behind the smile : Tony Blair and the politics of perversionFellatio, masochism, politics and loveOld Testament stories with a Freudian twistTony Blair : the man who lost his smile