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Blackwood, Algernon 1869-1951

Overview
Works: 493 works in 1,629 publications in 3 languages and 16,912 library holdings
Genres: Short stories  Horror fiction  Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Paranormal fiction  Ghost stories  Biography  Incidental music  Autobiographies  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Creator, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PR6003.L3, 823.912
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Publications about Algernon Blackwood
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Publications by Algernon Blackwood, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Algernon Blackwood
A prisoner in fairyland (the book that "Uncle Paul" wrote) by Algernon Blackwood( file )
50 editions published between 1913 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 785 libraries worldwide
A curious, unusual, puzzling type of book. The story of the awakening of a London financier who, after long years spent in the amassing of a fortune, reverts to his early dream of becoming a great philanthropist
Tales of the uncanny and supernatural by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
45 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in English and held by 655 libraries worldwide
The garden of survival by Algernon Blackwood( file )
26 editions published between 1918 and 2017 in English and held by 555 libraries worldwide
Two twin brothers' adventures take them to opposite ends of the Earth, though their special bond remains intact
Best ghost stories of Algernon Blackwood / selected with an introduction by E.F. Bleiler by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
19 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 546 libraries worldwide
13 stories from the foremost British supernaturalist of the twentieth century
The centaur by Algernon Blackwood( file )
49 editions published between 1911 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 501 libraries worldwide
Explores the solitary life of a strangely-magnetic misfit who decides to live his unusual life on his own unique terms
The human chord by Algernon Blackwood( file )
32 editions published between 1910 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 494 libraries worldwide
Robert Spinrobin, who has always used his imagination to create more interesting worlds for himself, runs across a newspaper advertisement that leads him on an adventure into the mountains of Wales, where he assists Philip Skale in unusual experiments with sound
Tales of the mysterious and macabre by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
18 editions published between 1967 and 1996 in English and held by 485 libraries worldwide
Three John silence stories by Algernon Blackwood( file )
12 editions published between 1908 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 435 libraries worldwide
By his friends John Silence was regarded as an eccentric because he was rich by accident and by choicea doctor. That a man of independent means should devote his time to doctoring chiefly doctoring folk who could not pay passed their comprehension entirely
The promise of air by Algernon Blackwood( file )
31 editions published between 1918 and 2018 in English and held by 393 libraries worldwide
British author Algernon Blackwood was a remarkably influential figure in the genre of "weird" terror. His tales rely on gradually mounting suspense and a sense of discomforting dislocation, rather than gore or explicit horror. The Promise of Air is a classic example of the unique brand of weird fiction that Blackwood pioneered
The empty house, and other ghost stories by Algernon Blackwood( file )
34 editions published between 1906 and 2018 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
11 short stories are included in The empty house, and other ghost stories. The listener, and other stories contains 9 short stories
Ancient sorceries and other weird stories by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
30 editions published between 1927 and 2018 in English and held by 345 libraries worldwide
In his search to systemise the supernatural Dr. John Silence, Blackwood's psychic detective, confronts anything from the nocturnal cat people of a sleepy French village with a really sinister secret, to a reincarnated Egyptian fire-elemental embodied in a bowl of hot blood
Three More John Silence Stories by Algernon Blackwood( file )
10 editions published between 1908 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 324 libraries worldwide
Today, the concept of the supernatural detective has been extensively explored in media like film, television, and books. However, renowned writer of "weird" fiction Algernon Blackwood was one of the first to broach this idea with his highly original character, John Silence. Silence is a brilliant physician whose willingness to delve into the matters dealing with the occult and supernatural leads him on dozens of adventures. This mini-collection is a perfect introduction to the Silence stories
The starlight express by Edward Elgar( file )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 316 libraries worldwide
The Starlight Express: Nine songs from the incidental music to the play by A. Blackwood, op. 78 / Dream Children: Two pieces for small orchestra, op. 43 / The Wand of Youth: Suite No. 1, op. 1a / The Wand of Youth: Suite No. 2, op. 1b
Pan's garden; a volume of nature stories by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
20 editions published between 1912 and 2011 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Incredible adventures by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
21 editions published between 1914 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 277 libraries worldwide
If you prefer your fantasy and horror to be dreamy, soft-focused and enchanting, be sure to add Incredible Adventures to your must-read list. In this captivating collection of tales, renowned British writer Algernon Blackwood weaves an alluring spell that invites readers in to his imagined universes
John Silence, physician extraordinary by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
51 editions published between 1904 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Jimbo : a fantasy by Algernon Blackwood( file )
22 editions published between 1909 and 2017 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Jimbo is a delicious book, and one that should be read by all who long at times to escape from this working-day world into the region of haunting and half-remembered things
The listener, and other stories by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
23 editions published between 1907 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 252 libraries worldwide
The extra day by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
23 editions published between 1915 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 libraries worldwide
Uncle Felix visits three children who live always enjoy his magical stories. The novel chronicles a miraculous adventure across the English countryside, where no grown-up rules apply, where magic is real, and wonder is everywhere. Written for adults, this work is equally suitable for children
Ten minute stories by Algernon Blackwood( Book )
11 editions published between 1914 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Algernon Blackwood
Algernon Blackwood angielski pisarz, dziennikarz i spiker radiowy
Algernon Blackwood anglický prozaik, autor krátkych príbehov a románopisec
Algernon Blackwood britisk skribent
Algernon Blackwood Brits schrijver (1869-1951)
Algernon Blackwood britský spisovatel
Algernon Blackwood brittisk författare
Algernon Blackwood écrivain britannique
Algernon Blackwood englischer Autor, Esoteriker und Theosoph
Algernon Blackwood escritor inglés
Algernon Blackwood scrittore inglese
Blackwood
Blackwood Alegrnon
Blackwood, Algernon 1869-1951
Blackwood, Algernon Henry
Blackwood, Algernon Henry 1869-1951
Blėkvud, Ėldzhernon
Алджернон Блэквуд английский писатель и путешественник
Алџернон Блеквуд Eнглески писац прозе хорор жанра
Элджернон Блэквуд
القرنن بلکوود
الگرنن بلکوود نویسنده بریتانیایی
อัลเจอร์นอน แบล็กวูด
블랙우드, 앨저넌 1869-1951
블랙우드, 앨저넌 헨리 1869-1951
アルジャーノン・ブラックウッド
ブラックウッド, アルジャーナン
ブラックウッド, アルジャーノン
阿爾傑農·布萊克伍德
Languages
English (568)
Italian (3)
Spanish (1)
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