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Streatfeild, R. A. (Richard Alexander) 1866-1919

Overview
Works: 113 works in 418 publications in 2 languages and 6,612 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Controversial literature  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Autobiographical fiction  Bildungsromans  Bibliography  Religious fiction 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Correspondent
Classifications: PR4349.B7, 823.8
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Most widely held works by R. A Streatfeild
Essays on life, art, and science by Samuel Butler ( )
19 editions published between 1904 and 2011 in English and held by 1,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Published posthumously in 1904, this collection of essays, taken largely from Butler's work published in The Universal Review in 1890, covers a wide range of subject matter reflective of Butler's diverse interests. Included among the essays are Ramblings in Cheapside," Thought and Language," and The Deadlock in Darwinism," which is a summary of Butler's views attacking Darwinism
Handel by R. A Streatfeild ( Book )
32 editions published between 1909 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The opera: a sketch of the development of opera by R. A Streatfeild ( Book )
56 editions published between 1897 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Way of all flesh by Samuel Butler ( Book )
36 editions published between 1903 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Butler's autobiographical account of a harsh upbringing and troubled adulthood satirizes Victorian hypocrisy in its chronicle of the life and loves of Ernest Pontifex. Along the way, it offers a powerful indictment of 19th-century England's major institutions."--Amazon
The humour of Homer, and other essays by Samuel Butler ( Book )
15 editions published between 1913 and 2004 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Samuel Butler was regarded as an expert on ancient Greek literature, and several of his translations of texts from the period remain authoritative and continue to be used by scholars and students. This diverse collection brings together a number of essays, sketches, short stories and other pieces that offer a comprehensive introduction to Butler's incisive and engaging style
Evolution, old & new or, The theories of Buffon, Dr. Erasmus Darwin, and Lamarck, as compared with that of Charles Darwin by Samuel Butler ( )
3 editions published between 1911 and 1921 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Masters of Italian music by R. A Streatfeild ( Book )
10 editions published between 1895 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A first year in Canterbury Settlement by Samuel Butler ( Book )
16 editions published between 1914 and 2005 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Butler's first book, published in 1863, is a lively compilation of letters that he sent to his family while working as a sheep farmer in New Zealand for several years. Financed and edited into book form by Butler's father, it is a spirited account of Butler's experiences on the frontier. This volume also includes nineteen early essays on such varied topics as Darwin's Origins of Species. The Tempest, English cricketeers, the Italian presthood, and translating Herodotus
Shelley at Oxford by Thomas Jefferson Hogg ( Book )
7 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fair haven: a work in defence of the miraculous element in Our Lord's ministry upon earth, both as against rationalistic impugners and certain orthodox defenders by Samuel Butler ( Book )
11 editions published between 1873 and 1929 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
List of books forming the reference library in the reading room of the British museum by British Museum ( Book )
2 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life stories of great composers; a collection of biographies of the greatest masters of music by R. A Streatfeild ( Book )
3 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Samuel Butler records and memorials by R. A Streatfeild ( Book )
8 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alps and sanctuaries of Piedmont and the canton Ticino (op. 6) by Samuel Butler ( Book )
10 editions published between 1913 and 1920 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fair haven by Samuel Butler ( Book )
11 editions published between 1913 and 1975 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Purporting to be the work of the late John Pickard Owen (with a memoir by his brother), this 1873 satire set out to defend Christianity, but was written so subtly, that many readers, critics, and religious alike failed to recognize it as satire at all. While the first edition was written under a pseudonym, Butler revealed his authorship in the second edition, claiming he adopted a pseudonym for Fair Haven so as not to be suspected of satire
Modern music and musicians by R. A Streatfeild ( Book )
12 editions published between 1906 and 1908 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven sonnets ; and, A psalm of Montreal by Samuel Butler ( Book )
6 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Modern music and musicians : with twenty-four illustrations by R. A Streatfeild ( Book )
4 editions published in 1906 in English and Undetermined and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nepenthe a poem in two cantos by George Darley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1897 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selections from the poems of George Darley by George Darley ( Book )
5 editions published between 1902 and 1904 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Streatfeild, R. A.
Streatfeild, Richard Alexander
Streatfeild, Richard Alexander 1866-1919
Streatfeild, Richard Alexander 1886-1919
Streatfield, R.A. 1866-1919
Streatfield, R. A. 1886-1919
Streatfield, R. A. (Richard Alexander), 1886-1919
Languages
English (264)
German (1)
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