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Karl, Frederick R. (Frederick Robert) 1927-2004

Overview
Works: 142 works in 868 publications in 4 languages and 24,636 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Biographies  Handbooks and manuals  Study guides  History  Records and correspondence  Fiction  Short stories, American  Short stories, English 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., pos
Classifications: PR6005.O4, 823.912
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Most widely held works about Frederick R Karl
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Most widely held works by Frederick R Karl
An age of fiction: the nineteenth century British novel by Frederick R Karl( Book )

57 editions published between 1964 and 1987 in English and held by 1,943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Faulkner, American writer : a biography by Frederick R Karl( Book )

25 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 1,809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the storytelling genius of Faulkner, examining his Southern heritage, his life, and his work
Joseph Conrad : the three lives by Frederick R Karl( Book )

24 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A readers guide to great twentieth-century English novels by Frederick R Karl( Book )

92 editions published between 1958 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Joseph Conrad through D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, E.M. Forster, Virginia Woolf, to Aldous Huxley, this great Guide includes a short biography of each writer as well as a full discussion of his or her major novels. Among the works treated are "Nostromo" and "Lord Jim"; "Sons and Lovers" and "Women in Love"; "Ulysses" and "Finnegan's Wake"; "Passage to India" and "Room with a View"; "Mrs. Dalloway" and "To the Lighthouse"; "Point Counterpoint" and "Antic Hay."
A reader's guide to Joseph Conrad by Frederick R Karl( Book )

51 editions published between 1960 and 2000 in English and held by 1,681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American fictions, 1940-1980 : a comprehensive history and critical evaluation by Frederick R Karl( Book )

24 editions published between 1980 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive, critical analysis of American novels of the past four decades interprets and evaluates a wide range of writers and works of what Karl views as the first sustained period of "American Modernism."
A reader's guide to the contemporary English novel by Frederick R Karl( Book )

84 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samuel Beckett - Lawrence Durrell - C.P. Snow - Graham Greene - Elizabeth Bowen - Joyce Cary - George Orwell - Evelyn Waugh - Henry Green - Iris Murdoch - William Golding - Doris Lessing - Anthony Powell
George Eliot, voice of a century : a biography by Frederick R Karl( Book )

12 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 1,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eliot thrived on learning while she stayed home, taking care of her aging father. Upon his death, she began her long process of emergence and change. Her unusual intelligence and literary capacity brought her to the attention of John Chapman, who enlisted her to work on the intellectual Westminster Review in London. While there she met some of the leading thinkers of her era, including Herbert Spencer. Karl focuses on her relationships with these men in a way earlier biographers have been unable, using many letters and documents previously unavailable
C.P. Snow: the politics of conscience by Frederick R Karl( Book )

27 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critical examination of the ideas and art of C.P. Snow as a novelist
The contemporary English novel by Frederick R Karl( Book )

28 editions published between 1962 and 1972 in English and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adversary literature; the English novel in the eighteenth century: a study in genre by Frederick R Karl( Book )

11 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franz Kafka, representative man by Frederick R Karl( Book )

16 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical biography examining the life of the author considered to be a part of the modernism movement
The collected letters of Joseph Conrad by Joseph Conrad( Book )

11 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern and modernism : the sovereignty of the artist, 1885-1925 by Frederick R Karl( Book )

14 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short fiction of the masters by Leo Hamalian( Book )

11 editions published between 1963 and 1985 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shape of fiction; British and American short stories by Leo Hamalian( Book )

15 editions published between 1967 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The existential imagination by Frederick R Karl( Book )

14 editions published between 1963 and 1978 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The radical vision; essays for the seventies by Leo Hamalian( Book )

2 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The portable Conrad by Joseph Conrad( Book )

18 editions published between 1966 and 1983 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A great novelist of the sea, a poet of the tropics, a critic of empire and analyst of globalization, a harbinger of the modern spy novel, an unparalleled observer of the moments in which people are stripped of their illusions-Joseph Conrad is one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century. This revised edition of The Portable Conrad features the best known and most enduring of Conrad's works, including The Secret Agent, Heart of Darkness, and The Nigger of the "Narcissus," as well as shorter tales like "Amy Forster" and "The Secret Sharer," a selection of letters, and his observations on the sinking of the Titanic
Joseph Conrad : a collection of criticism by Frederick R Karl( Book )

7 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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George Eliot, voice of a century : a biography
Alternative Names
Frederick Karl Amerikaans historicus (-2004)

Frederick Karl amerykański historyk literatury, autor biografii

Frederick Karl US-amerikanischer Literat

Frederick R. Karl

Karl, Frederick.

Karl, Frederick 1927-2004

Karl, Frederick R.

Karl, Frederick R. 1927-

Karl, Frederick R. 1927-2004

Karl, Frederick R. (Frederick Robert)

Karl, Frederick R. (Frederick Robert), 1927-

Karl, Frederick Robert

Karl, Frederick Robert 1927-

Karl, Frederick Robert 1927-2004

カール, フレデリック・R

Languages
English (530)

Japanese (2)

Polish (1)

French (1)

Covers
A reader's guide to the contemporary English novelGeorge Eliot, voice of a century : a biographyFranz Kafka, representative manThe collected letters of Joseph ConradThe portable Conrad