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Stade, George

Overview
Works: 154 works in 433 publications in 2 languages and 17,763 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Romance fiction  Bildungsromans  Political fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Novels  Historical fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PS1868, 823.8
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Most widely held works about George Stade
 
Most widely held works by George Stade
European writers( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This reference work is comprised of two volumes treating the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, three volumes on the Romantics, and four volumes dealing with twentieth century authors. Scholar's new to literary history and criticism should find the balanced, well written essays on included authors a solid introduction
Six modern British novelists by George Stade( Book )

16 editions published between 1965 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected letters of E.E. Cummings by E. E Cummings( Book )

22 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six contemporary British novelists( Book )

9 editions published between 1964 and 1976 in English and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published as separate pamphlets for the series of Columbia essays on modern writers
Robert Graves by George Stade( Book )

13 editions published in 1967 in 3 languages and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraordinary coming-of-age story featuring one of the most independent and strong-willed female protagonists in all of literature. A young woman looks back on her childhood in a harsh orphanage and describes her growing love for the man who employs her as a governess
The scarlet letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dark tale of love, crime, and revenge set in colonial New England, The scarlet letter revolves around a forbidden act of passion that alters the lives of three members of a Puritan community: Hester Prynne, who is forced to wear the letter "A" and bears the punishment of her sin in humble silence; the Reverend Arthur Dimmesdale, a respected minister who is tormented by hidden guilt; and the malevolent Roger Chillingworth, Hester's vengeful husband
British writers( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of critical essays covers 286 writers who have made significant contributions to British, Irish, and Commonwealth literature from the 14th century to the present day. The contributors analyze many individual works and engage the reader with their distinctive themes and stylistic. Introductory essays and chronological tables open each volume and provide historical background
British writers( Book )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers writers who have made significant contributions to British, Irish, and Commonwealth literature from the fourteenth century to the present day. Includes in-depth critical and biographical analysis
British writers by George Stade( Book )

10 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of alphabetically arranged entries that provide information about authors who have made significant contributions to English literature, each containing a brief biography, a survey of principal writings, a critical assessment of the subject's work, and a bibliography. Includes a cumulative index for volumes I-VII and supplements I-IV
British writers( Book )

10 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers writers who have made significant contributions to British, Irish, and Commonwealth literature from the fourteenth century to the present day. Includes in-depth critical and biographical analysis
Uncle Tom's cabin, or, Life among the lowly by Harriet Beecher Stowe( Book )

5 editions published between 1952 and 2005 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eliza Harris, a slave whose child is to be sold, escapes her beloved home on the Shelby plantation in Kentucky and heads North, eludes the hired slave catchers and is aided by the undeground railroad. Another slave, Uncle Tom, is sent "down the river" for sale and ultimately endures a martyr's death under the whips of Simon Legree's overseers
Heart of darkness and selected short fiction by Joseph Conrad( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Heart of Darkness, Captain Marlowe must wend his way up the African Congo to recover the missing Colonel Kurtz in one of the greatest steamship adventures ever told. As Marlowe's ship Nellie scrapes along the Congo, the voyage into the human soul, like the morass of steaming foliage along the banks, becomes increasingly dark and perilous. In addition to the Marlowe tales "Heart of Darkness and "Youth, this new volume includes Conrad's classic doppelganger tale "The Secret Sharer and the lesser known "Amy Foster." Michael Matin is a professor in the English Department of Warren Wilson College in Asheville, North Carolina. Includes an Original Map of the Congo
Beowulf( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part history and part mythology, Beowulf opens in the court of the Danish king, where every night a horrible demon named Grendel devours men in their sleep. The hero Beowulf arrives and kills the monster, but joy turns to horror when Grendel's mother attacks the hall to avenge the death of her son. Ultimately triumphant, Beowulf becomes king himself and rules peacefully for fifty years until, one dark day, a foe more powerful than any he has yet faced is aroused---an ancient dragon guarding a horde of treasure. Once again, Beowulf must summon all his strength and courage to face the beast, but this time victory exacts a terrible price
Persuasion by Jane Austen( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne Elliot passes up an opportunity for happiness when she declines a match in marriage in hopes of bettering her position. Beauty fades as seven years pass, when her former love returns a wealthier man. Anne finds herself slighted and all traces of their former intimacy gone. Mishaps and mischief mount as the pair tempt fate in this comic story of love
Encyclopedia of British writers( )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the lives of various British writers
European writers( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of war by Sunzi( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most useful books ever written on leading with wisdom. Sun Tzu's terse but probing aphorisms comedown through the millennia as a practical guide to achieving success by coming into a deeper understanding of the nature of conflict. The book is an essential tool for modern corporate warriors battling to gain the advantage in the boardroom and for anyone looking for advice on how to gain the upper hand in confrontations and competitions. -- From back cover
Kim by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kimball O'Hara grows up an orphan in the walled city of Lahore, India. Deeply devoted to an old Tibetan lama but involved in a secret mission for the British, Kim struggles to weave the strands of his life into a single pattern. Charged with action and suspense, yet profoundly spiritual, Kim vividly expresses the sounds and smells, colors and characters, opulence and squalor of complex, contradictory India under British rule."--Publisher description
The strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and other stories by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Jekyll invents a drug that changes him into Mr. Hyde, a foul-tempered, uncouth degenerate. His evil nature, however, becomes the stronger part of him and, to his horror, he no longer needs the formula to transform his appearance
 
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Six modern British novelists
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English (158)

Italian (1)

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Jane EyreThe scarlet letterBritish writersBritish writersBritish writersUncle Tom's cabin, or, Life among the lowlyHeart of darkness and selected short fictionBeowulf