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Holland, Vyvyan Beresford 1886-1967

Overview
Works: 167 works in 640 publications in 8 languages and 9,741 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Fiction  Biographies  Bibliography  Biography‡vPictorial works  Pictorial works  Bibliographies  Literature  Novels 
Roles: Author, Translator, Author of introduction, Other, Editor, Honoree, win
Classifications: PQ2613.R3, 822.8
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Complete works of Oscar Wilde by Oscar Wilde( Book )

63 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection includes Oscar Wilde's only novel, "The Picture of Dorian Gray," as well as all his stories, plays, and poems
Oscar Wilde : a pictorial biography by Vyvyan Beresford Holland( Book )

67 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in 6 languages and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the late nineteenth century author who was one of the most successful playwrights and celebrated wits in the English-speaking world
The wit and humor of Oscar Wilde by Oscar Wilde( Book )

8 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stalin : a new world seen through one man by Henri Barbusse( Book )

11 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dark journey by Julien Green( Book )

12 editions published between 1929 and 1993 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psykologisk analyse af en morder
De l'amour by Stendhal( Book )

15 editions published between 1927 and 1983 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A timeless treatise on the unique power of human emotion, Stendhal's "Love" is translated by Gilbert and Suzanne Sale with an introduction by Jean Stewart and B.C.J.G. "Knight" in "Penguin Classics". In 1818, when he was in his mid-thirties, Stendhal met and fell passionately in love with the beautiful Mathilde Dembowski. She, however, was quick to make it clear that she did not return his affections, and in his despair he turned to the written word to exorcise his love and explain his feelings. The result is an intensely personal dissection of the process of falling - and being - in love: a unique blend of poetry, anecdote, philosophy, psychology and social observation. Bringing together the conflicting sides of his nature, the deeply emotional and the coolly analytical, Stendhal created a work that is both acutely personal and universally applicable. This translation retains all the colour and passion of the original and is accompanied buy the author's original prefaces and appendices. In their introduction, Jean Stewart and B.C.J.G. "Knight" discuss the relationship between Stendhal and his beloved and explore his views on feminism, education and society. Stendhal (1783-1842) was the pseudonym of Henri Marie Beyle, born and raised in Grenoble. Offered a post in the Ministry of War, from 1800 onwards he followed Napoleon's campaigns throughout Europe before retiring to Italy. Here, as 'Stendhal', he began writing on art, music and travel. Though not well-received during his lifetime, his work, including "The Red and the Black" (1830) and "The Charterhouse of Parma" (1839), now places him among the pioneers of nineteenth-century literary realism. If you enjoyed "Love", you might like Gustave Flaubert's "Sentimental Education", also available in "Penguin Classics". "The single most insightful book on the role of imagination on love". (John Armstrong, author of "Conditions of Love: The Philosophy of Intimacy")."--Book description, Amazon.com
Hand coloured fashion plates, 1770 to 1899 by Vyvyan Beresford Holland( Book )

16 editions published between 1955 and 1988 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oscar Wilde and his world by Vyvyan Beresford Holland( Book )

25 editions published between 1960 and 1979 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De profundis : being the first complete and accurate version of Epistola: in carcere et vinculis, the last prose work in English of Oscar Wilde by Oscar Wilde( Book )

23 editions published between 1949 and 1961 in English and Multiple languages and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goya, a pictorial biography by Vyvyan Beresford Holland( Book )

12 editions published between 1961 and 1963 in 3 languages and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes many hitherto unpublished illustrations. 136 photogravure illustrations, 8 color plates
The book of signs : which contains all manner of symbols used from the earliest times to the Middle Ages by primitive peoples and early Christians by Rudolf Koch( Book )

17 editions published between 1930 and 2003 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a collection of over four hundred primitive and medieval symbols, including Christian, stone mason, astronomical, botanical, and chemical signs
An explosion of limericks by Vyvyan Beresford Holland( Book )

14 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and German and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The strange river by Julien Green( Book )

5 editions published between 1932 and 1933 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In seinem Hauptwerk (Erstausg.: 1932) schildert Green eine fragwürdige Dreierbeziehung im dekadenten Milieu der Pariser oberen Zehntausend. ---- SW: Sozialkritischer Roman
Ouvert la nuit by Paul Morand( Book )

6 editions published between 1923 and 1927 in English and Undetermined and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dreamer by Julien Green( Book )

8 editions published between 1934 and 1935 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minuit by Julien Green( Book )

4 editions published between 1936 and 1992 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A onze ans, Élisabeth apprend d'un seul coup le suicide de sa meère abandonnée par son séducteur et l'horreur sociale que peut être une famille ... Et puis vient le jour où l'amant de sa mère se souvient de son existence et répare, si c'est réparer que de prendre en change une enfant devenue jeune fille."--Cover
An evergreen garland by Vyvyan Beresford Holland( Book )

6 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ma cuisine by A Escoffier( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 2000 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The esteemed French chef provides a collection of recipes for a wide range of simple yet elegant meals with the average housewife in mind
Salome : a tragedy in one act by Oscar Wilde( Book )

4 editions published between 1957 and 1974 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Salome dances for the king, she asks for the head of John the Baptist for her mother
 
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The wit and humor of Oscar Wilde
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Oscar Wilde : a pictorial biographyThe wit and humor of Oscar WildeThe book of signs : which contains all manner of symbols used from the earliest times to the Middle Ages by primitive peoples and early ChristiansMa cuisine
Alternative Names
Beresford Holland, Vyvyan 1886-1967

H.B.V.

H. B. V 1886-1967

H. B. V (Vyvyan Beresford Holland), 1886-1967

H. V.B.

H, V. B. 1886-1967

H., V. B. (Vyvyan Beresford Holland), 1886-1967

Holand, Vivian B., 1886-1967

Holland Beresford, Vyvyan

Holland, V. B. 1886-1967

Holland Vivian B.

Holland, Vivian B. 1886-1967

Holland, Vivian B. (Vivian Beresford), 1886-1967

Holland Vyvyan

Holland, Vyvyan 1886-1967

Holland, Vyvyan B. 1886-1967

Holland, Vyvyan Oskar Beresford.

V. B. H.

V. B. H 1886-1967

V.B.H. Vyvyan Beresford Holland

V. B. H (Vyvyan Beresford Holland), 1886-1967

V, H. B. 1886-1967

V. H.B. Vyvyan Beresford Holland

V., H. B. (Vyvyan Beresford Holland), 1886-1967

Vyvyan Holland Brits schrijver (1886-1967)

Vyvyan Holland englischer Schriftsteller und Übersetzer

Vyvyan Holland scrittore e traduttore inglese

Wilde Vyvyan Oscar Beresford

Wilde Vyvyan Oscar Beresford 1886-1967

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