WorldCat Identities

Acton, Harold 1904-1994

Overview
Works: 207 works in 854 publications in 6 languages and 12,559 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Biographies  Pictorial works  Fiction  Sources  Bibliography  Art  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Honoree, Other
Classifications: PR6001.C7, B
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Most widely held works about Harold Acton
 
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Most widely held works by Harold Acton
The last Medici by Harold Acton( Book )

86 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the last Medici Dukes of Tuscany, 1641-1737
The Bourbons of Naples, 1734-1825 by Harold Acton( Book )

88 editions published between 1956 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nancy Mitford : a memoir by Harold Acton( Book )

22 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous Chinese plays by L. C Arlington( Book )

19 editions published between 1937 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last Bourbons of Naples (1825-1861) by Harold Acton( Book )

21 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The peach blossom fan = Tʻao-hua-shan by Shangren Kong( Book )

12 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 17 th. C. play about the sad decline of the trading dynasties looks nostalgically on an earlier era of wealth in the Yangtze Valley
The Pazzi conspiracy : the plot against the Medici by Harold Acton( Book )

7 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Florence by Martin Hürlimann( Book )

23 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs by Martin Hurlimann and text by Harold Acton
Tuscan villas by Harold Acton( Book )

23 editions published between 1973 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great houses of Italy the Tuscan villas by Harold Acton( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oxford, China, and Italy : writings in honour of Sir Harold Acton on his eightieth birthday( Book )

11 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four cautionary tales by Menglong Feng( Book )

16 editions published between 1947 and 1948 in English and Undetermined and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three extraordinary ambassadors by Harold Acton( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traveller's companion to Florence( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The soul's gymnasium, and other stories by Harold Acton( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and Italian and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern Chinese poetry by Harold Acton( Book )

11 editions published between 1936 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peonies and ponies by Harold Acton( Book )

16 editions published between 1941 and 1992 in English and French and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nancy Mitford by Harold Acton( Book )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the biography of Nancy Mitford. Determined, attractive & amusing, the eldest & most famous of the Mitford sisters was a satirical novelist & controversial journalist who observed the pretensions of her time with a keen & ruthless eye
Prince Isidore, a novel by Harold Acton( Book )

14 editions published between 1950 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of an aesthete by Harold Acton( Book )

28 editions published between 1948 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author continues his autobiography with life during the war and further travels afterwards. He is now centred around Florence which he has returned for spiritual refreshment. He recounts stories of the many fascinating people he met and knew intimately
 
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Audience level: 0.49 (from 0.31 for A travelle ... to 0.99 for Papers, 19 ...)

Three extraordinary ambassadors
Alternative Names
Acton, Harold

Acton, Harold 1904-

Acton, Harold 1904-1994

Acton, Harold 1904-1994 Sir

Acton Harold Mario Mitchell

Acton, Harold Mario Mitchell, 1904-

Acton, Harold Mario Mitchell 1904-1994

Acton, Harold Mario Mitchell, Sir

Acton, Harold, Sir., 1904-1994

Acton, Sir Harold Mario Mitchell

Harold Acton angielski poeta i pisarz

Harold Acton britischer Schriftsteller und Historiker

Harold Acton britisk historikar og skribent

Harold Acton britisk historiker og skribent

Harold Acton Brits schrijver (1904-1994)

Harold Acton brittisk historiker och författare

Harold Acton scrittore, storico e collezionista d'arte britannico

Harold Mario Mitchell Acton

Harold Mario Mitchell Acton 1904-1994 Sir

Harold Mario Mitchell Acton Sir

Harold Mario Mitchell Acton, Sir, 1904-1994

هارولد اکتون

アクトン, ハロルド

Languages
English (420)

Italian (44)

French (12)

Spanish (4)

German (2)

Japanese (2)

Covers
Nancy Mitford : a memoirThree extraordinary ambassadorsA traveller's companion to FlorenceNancy MitfordSome remarkable men : further memoirsLa Pietra : Florence, a family, and a villa