WorldCat Identities

Lucas, John 1937-

Overview
Works: 108 works in 490 publications in 1 language and 13,995 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction  Bildungsromans  Novels  Romances  History  Drama  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Contributor, Signer
Classifications: PR4034, 823.7
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The melancholy man : a study of Dickens's novels by John Lucas( Book )

31 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in English and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The literature of change : studies in the nineteenth-century provincial novel by John Lucas( Book )

35 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literature and politics in the nineteenth century: by John Lucas( Book )

25 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in English and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mansfield Park by Jane Austen( Book )

34 editions published between 1970 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Fanny Price is sent to live with her wealthy relations at Mansfield Park she seems shy and withdrawn beside her witty and vivacious cousins. But Fanny's steadfast and purposeful character makes her an indispensable part of the household. As the others become entangled in a maze of flirtation and intrigue, it is only Fanny whose deep but secret love for Edmund Bertram remains true despite his fascination with her brilliant but frivolous cousin Mary
Modern English poetry - from Hardy to Hughes : a critical survey by John Lucas( Book )

14 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arnold Bennett : a study of his fiction by John Lucas( Book )

10 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tradition and tolerance in nineteenth-century fiction : critical essays on some English and American novels by David Howard( Book )

16 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

England and Englishness : ideas of nationhood in English poetry, 1688-1900 by John Lucas( Book )

17 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The subject is not patriotism but the way poets are forced to place themselves in a tradition, a relationship to the state and the establishment--sometimes as apologists, rebels or outsiders to answer the questions: who speaks for a nation's consciousness? who decides the form of the national identiy? cf. blurb
Romantic to modern literature : essays and ideas of culture, 1750-1900 by John Lucas( Book )

15 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egil's saga by Snorri Sturluson( Book )

18 editions published between 1965 and 1993 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Egil Skallgrimsson born in AD 901 and died about 982. Includes some genealogy
The radical twenties : writing, politics, and culture by John Lucas( Book )

18 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moderns & contemporaries : novelists, poets, critics by John Lucas( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1930s : a challenge to orthodoxy( Book )

14 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The modern Olympic Games by John Lucas( Book )

10 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Blake by John Lucas( Book )

11 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Dickens : the major novels by John Lucas( Book )

10 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing and radicalism( Book )

8 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing and Radicalism is an important volume charting the development of a wide range of radical writing over four centuries. The contributors to the book reveal the variety of literary responses - in poetry, drama, fiction and political essay - to crucial moments of political upheaval and social change. These begin with the Commonwealth period, take in the French Revolution, Chartism, the Suffragette Movement, such key interwar issues as the General Strike and the Spanish Civil War and conclude with the role of women in contemporary society
Poems of G.S. Fraser by G. S Fraser( Book )

6 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Clare by John Lucas( Book )

9 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ivor Gurney by John Lucas( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on biographical information, letters, reminiscences and anecdotes, John Lucas pieces together the troubled life of Ivor Gurney, a key 20th century poet
 
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The radical twenties : writing, politics, and culture
Alternative Names
Lucas, John

Lucas, John, 1937->

Lucas, John 1937->

Lucas, William John

Lucas William John 1937-....

Languages
English (323)

Covers
Mansfield ParkEgil's sagaThe radical twenties : writing, politics, and cultureWilliam BlakeWriting and radicalismJohn ClareIvor Gurney