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Thody, Philip Malcolm Waller 1928-

Overview
Works: 95 works in 628 publications in 8 languages and 23,156 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  Biography  Dictionaries  History  Diaries  Bibliography  Comic books, strips, etc  Caricatures and cartoons  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Annotator
Classifications: PQ2605.A3734, 844.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Philip Malcolm Waller Thody
 
Most widely held works by Philip Malcolm Waller Thody
Lyrical and critical essays by Albert Camus( Book )

14 editions published between 1967 and 1979 in English and held by 2,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edited by Philip Thody, translated by Ellen Conroy Kennedy. "Here now, for the first time in a complete English translation, we have Camus' three little volumes of essays, plus a selection of his critical comments on literature and his own place in it. As might be expected, the main interest of these writings is that they illuminate new facets of his usual subject matter."--The New York Times Book Review " ... a new single work for American readers that stands among the very finest."--The Nation
Albert Camus, 1913-1960 by Philip Malcolm Waller Thody( Book )

49 editions published between 1957 and 1989 in 5 languages and held by 1,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notebooks by Albert Camus( Book )

8 editions published between 1965 and 1998 in English and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This final volume, recorded over the last nine years of his life, takes on the characteristics of a personal diary.--[book jacket]
Jean Genet: a study of his novels and plays by Philip Malcolm Waller Thody( Book )

24 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albert Camus : a study of his work by Philip Malcolm Waller Thody( Book )

26 editions published between 1957 and 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sartre: a biographical introduction by Philip Malcolm Waller Thody( Book )

23 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean-Paul Sartre : a literary and political study by Philip Malcolm Waller Thody( Book )

21 editions published between 1960 and 1972 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A philosophical and literary study of the French author's writing during the past twenty years
Roland Barthes : a conservative estimate by Philip Malcolm Waller Thody( Book )

21 editions published between 1977 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcel Proust by Philip Malcolm Waller Thody( Book )

15 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean-Paul Sartre by Philip Malcolm Waller Thody( Book )

11 editions published between 1960 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Huxley : a biographical introduction by Philip Malcolm Waller Thody( Book )

7 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For senior school and university students
Notebooks, 1935-1942 by Albert Camus( Book )

12 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don't do it! : a dictionary of the forbidden by Philip Malcolm Waller Thody( Book )

12 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Leviticus on what to eat, to the permissible and impermissible in modern life, Taboos have set the rules, written and unwritten, throughout the ages, for what we say, what we wear, what we do from day-to-day. This Dictionary provides an historical account of how Taboos have operated down the ages, in different societies and realms of life: in sex, birth and death; food, drink and excretion; dress, hairstyle and gesture; gender, race and religion; art, literature, theatre and film; language, religion and science. A book for browsing and reference, for students of societies and their ways, it throws an informed light upon our systems of prohibition
An historical introduction to the European Union by Philip Malcolm Waller Thody( Book )

23 editions published between 1454 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronological political history of European integration from the 1950s to the present. This accessible book incorporates the most recent research and detailed treatment of the policies of the European Union
Europe since 1945 by Philip Malcolm Waller Thody( Book )

18 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Europe Since 1945 is a new survey of the history of Europe since the end of the Second World War. In the second half of the twentieth century Western Europe has known a period of peace and stability unprecedented in its history and virtually unparalleled in the rest of the world. Europe since 1945 explains the reasons for this state of affairs. The book discusses political, economic, social and cultural change in modern Europe."--Jacket
Mistakable French : a dictionary of words & phrases easily confused by Philip Malcolm Waller Thody( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and French and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introducing Sartre by Philip Malcolm Waller Thody( Book )

25 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Finnish and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and cartoon illustrations discuss the life of Jean-Paul Sartre, how his life influenced his philosophical ideas and beliefs, and his role in the national liberation of the Third World
The Fifth French Republic : presidents, politics and personalities by Philip Malcolm Waller Thody( Book )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study provides an original introduction to modern French politics and history, focusing specifically on the five presidents spanning from 1959 to the present; de Gaulle, Pompidou, Giscard d'Estaing, Mitterand and Chirac
Le Franglais : forbidden English, forbidden American : law, politics, and language in contemporary France : a study in loan words and national identity by Philip Malcolm Waller Thody( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the attempt by French politicians to use the law to forbid the use of words in English and American origin. Classifies some of these words and lists expressions in current use in American and England which are particularly difficult to render in French, comparing these with some equally untranslatable French turns of speech
Introducing Barthes by Philip Malcolm Waller Thody( Book )

26 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Korean and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roland Barthes' stated aim set down in the 1950s was to "destroy the idea that signs are natural". The study of signs, semiology, is introduced there, and analyzes the way in which humans communicate their social values through their appearance, visual imanges, literature and culture
 
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Alternative Names
Thody, P. 1928-

Thody, P. M. W. 1928-

Thody, P. M. W. (Philip Malcolm Waller), 1928-

Thody, P. (Philip), 1928-

Thody Philip

Thody, Philip 1928-

Thody, Philip 1928-1999

Thody, Philip Malcolm Waller

Thody, Phillip 1928-1999

فيليب تودي، 1928-

소디, 필립 1928-1999

소디, 필립 말콤 왈러 1928-1999

ソディ, フィリップ

トーディ, フィリップ

Languages
English (341)

German (8)

Chinese (3)

French (2)

Japanese (2)

Finnish (2)

Korean (1)

Thai (1)

Covers
NotebooksSartre: a biographical introductionRoland Barthes : a conservative estimateMarcel ProustNotebooks, 1935-1942Don't do it! : a dictionary of the forbiddenAn historical introduction to the European UnionEurope since 1945