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Winwar, Frances 1900-1985

Overview
Works: 99 works in 425 publications in 8 languages and 15,605 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Frame stories  Biography  Allegories  Juvenile works  Drama  Short stories  Librettos  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author, Translator, Other
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Most widely held works about Frances Winwar
 
Most widely held works by Frances Winwar
The immortal lovers: Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning, a biography by Frances Winwar( Book )

20 editions published between 1930 and 1950 in English and held by 1,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Quoting freely from the work of both poets, this fictionized biography revives the familiar love story of Elizabeth and Robert Browning
Oscar Wilde and the yellow 'nineties by Frances Winwar( Book )

24 editions published between 1940 and 1979 in English and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The haunted palace : a life of Edgar Allan Poe by Frances Winwar( Book )

23 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in 3 languages and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author unfolds the psychological story of a man afflicted all his life by his own extreme sensitivity. Yet in his brief tormented life, Poe managed to produce stories, poems and essays of such literary merit as to make him a powerful influence in American and European letters
Jean-Jacques Rousseau : conscience of an era /Frances Winwar by Frances Winwar( Book )

18 editions published between 1961 and 1988 in English and Chinese and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the heart; George Sand and her times by Frances Winwar( Book )

30 editions published between 1945 and 1947 in English and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poor splendid wings; the Rossettis and their circle by Frances Winwar( Book )

15 editions published between 1933 and 1936 in English and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American giant : Walt Whitman and his times by Frances Winwar( Book )

14 editions published between 1941 and 1968 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walt Whitman and his times
The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio( Book )

5 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the background of the Black Death of 1348, Giovanni Boccaccio's undisputed masterpiece recaptures both the tragedies and comedies of medieval life and is surely one of the greatest achievements in the history of literature
Wingless victory; a biography of Gabriele d'Annunzio and Eleonora Duse by Frances Winwar( Book )

16 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and French and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork
The romantic rebels by Frances Winwar( Book )

8 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of Byron, Shelley and Keats
The Saint and the devil; Joan of Arc and Gilles de Rais, a biographical study in good and evil by Frances Winwar( Book )

14 editions published between 1948 and 1949 in English and Finnish and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen Elizabeth and the Spanish Armada by Frances Winwar( Book )

9 editions published between 1954 and 1959 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grades 7-8
Napoleon and the Battle of Waterloo by Frances Winwar( Book )

7 editions published between 1953 and 1991 in English and Persian and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography that will help make clear the forces that moulded Napoleon's character
Farewell the banner; " ... three persons and one soul ..." Coleridge, Wordsworth and Dorothy by Frances Winwar( Book )

17 editions published between 1938 and 1939 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth, the romantic story of Elizabeth Barrett Browning by Frances Winwar( Book )

5 editions published between 1957 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of Elizabeth Barrett Browning from childhood to death, including biographical material about her father as well as her husband
The land of the Italian people by Frances Winwar( Book )

7 editions published between 1951 and 1996 in English and Arabic and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the people, geography, history, and culture of the bootshaped peninsula of the Mediterranean which for centuries was a leader of western civilization
Puritan City; the story of Salem by Frances Winwar( Book )

5 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eagle and the rock by Frances Winwar( Book )

12 editions published between 1953 and 1963 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio( Book )

8 editions published between 1930 and 1955 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the backdrop of the fourteenth-century Black Death, an anthology of one hundred interlinked tales presents a variety of works recounted by the citizens of Florence--nobles, knights, abbots, nuns, doctors, philosophers, students, peasants, pilgrims, thieves, and others--who have fled the city to escape the plague
Don Carlo : opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Book )

4 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Frances Winwar American writer

Frances Winwar Amerikaans taalkundige (1900-1985)

Frances Winwar escritora estadounidense

Frances Winwar italo-amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Grebanier, Frances

Grebanier, Frances Vinciguera, 1900-1985

Grebanier, Frances Vinciguerra 1900-1985

Lazemby, Frances, 1900-1985

Lazenby, Frances 1900-1985

Vinciguerra, Frances 1900-1985

Vinciguerra, Francesca

Vinciguerra, Francesca 1900-

Vinciguerra, Francesca, 1900-1985

Webb, Frances Vinciguerra 1900-1985

Winwar, Frances

Winwar, Frances pseud

ווינוור, פראנסיס

فرانسيس ونوار، 1900-1985

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