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Garnett, Edward 1868-1937

Overview
Works: 294 works in 812 publications in 3 languages and 10,831 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Short stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  Humorous fiction  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Guidebooks  Biography  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Compiler, Adapter, Honoree, Contributor
Classifications: PG3456.A15, 891.733
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Travels in Arabia Deserta by Charles Montagu Doughty( Book )

18 editions published between 1931 and 1968 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated by Edy Legrand. The text as abridged and arranged by Edward Garnett, with a prefatory note by M. Garnett, and a general introduction by T. E. Lawrence. The special content of this edition were copyrighted in 1953 by the George Macy Company. TRAVELS IN ARABIA DESERTA has been recognized, almost since its publication in 1888, as one of the greatest travel books in the English language. Doughty spent almost two years traveling, going on pilgrimages, and living with various nomad tribes in northwestern Arabia, then a land almost completely unknown to Europeans and Americans. His account is a thoroughly realized document, a comprehensive understanding and treatment of every aspect of the life of the nomadic Arabs
Letters from Joseph Conrad, 1895-1924 by Joseph Conrad( Book )

20 editions published between 1927 and 1977 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conrad's prefaces to his works; with an introductory essay by Joseph Conrad( Book )

21 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters from John Galsworthy, 1900-1932 by John Galsworthy( Book )

19 editions published between 1934 and 1976 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friday nights; literary criticisms and appreciations by Edward Garnett( Book )

35 editions published between 1922 and 2011 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author of this collection of essays was a neighbor of Stephen Crane's in England. Included here is a probing yet complimentary piece which considers Crane's work and the reasons that it was largely ignored by the public immediately following his death
Turgenev. by Edward Garnett( Book )

8 editions published between 1917 and 1966 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passages from Arabia Deserta by Charles Montagu Doughty( Book )

28 editions published between 1926 and 1984 in English and German and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The image of Chekhov : forty stories in the order in which they were written by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )

8 editions published between 1916 and 2001 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of the nineteenth century Russian author's short stories which reflect his development as a writer
The Golovlyov family by Mikhail Evgrafovich Saltykov( Book )

10 editions published between 1931 and 1973 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The satirical novelist Saltykov-Shchedrin depicts the obverse image of the cultivated, affectionate family life described by Turgenev and Tolstoy
Turgenev : a study by Edward Garnett( Book )

18 editions published between 1917 and 2011 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography of the great Russian novelist, author of such classic works as "Fathers and sons" and "On the eve", features a foreword by Joseph Conrad and presents a concise yet insightful overview of Turgenev's life and work
Thirty tales & sketches by R. B Cunninghame Graham( Book )

9 editions published between 1929 and 1970 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wanderings in Arabia by Charles Montagu Doughty( Book )

14 editions published between 1926 and 2008 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tolstoy; his life and writings by Edward Garnett( Book )

21 editions published between 1914 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author of this 1914 installment in Constable's Modern Biographies series a felicitous choice, not only because of Garnett's own literary sensibilities but because of the professional talents of his wife, Constance, the leading Russian translator of her day. The result is an insightful, judicious appreciation of Tolstoy and his texts
The trial of Jeanne d'Arc and other plays by Edward Garnett( Book )

11 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leo Tolstoy by G. K Chesterton( Book )

20 editions published between 1903 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains a brief biography of the famous Russian author. It is accompanied by numerous illustrations
Letters from W.H. Hudson, 1901-1922 by W. H Hudson( Book )

5 editions published between 1923 and 1967 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

153 letters from W.H. Hudson by W. H Hudson( Book )

8 editions published between 1923 and 1973 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wanderings in Arabia by Charles Montagu Doughty( Book )

15 editions published between 1908 and 1923 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature in downland by William Henry Hudson( Book )

4 editions published between 1923 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of W.J. Fox, public teacher & social reformer, 1786-1864 by Richard Garnett( Book )

7 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The image of Chekhov : forty stories in the order in which they were written
Alternative Names
Edward Garnett British writer and critic

Edward Garnett Brits schrijver (1868-1937)

Edward Garnett scrittore e critico letterario inglese

Garnett, Edward Wiliam

Garnett, Edward William 1868-1937

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Languages
English (354)

Spanish (1)

German (1)

Covers
Wanderings in ArabiaTolstoy; his life and writingsNature in downland