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Blackwood, Algernon 1869-1951

Overview
Works: 385 works in 1,284 publications in 3 languages and 15,198 library holdings
Genres: Ghost stories  Paranormal fiction  Biography  Horror fiction  Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Bibliography  Short stories  Horror tales  Short stories, English 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PR6003.L3, 823.912
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Most widely held works about Algernon Blackwood
 
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Most widely held works by Algernon Blackwood
Tales of the uncanny and supernatural by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

44 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best ghost stories of Algernon Blackwood / selected with an introduction by E.F. Bleiler by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

16 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen great stories by the foremost British 20th-century supernaturalist gathered from the entire corpus of his career. Includes "The Willows" {u2014} acclaimed by Lovecraft as the finest supernatural story ever written {u2014} "The Wendigo," "Ancient Sorceries," and others. Includes an introduction by E. F. Bleiler
Tales of the mysterious and macabre by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

15 editions published between 1967 and 1996 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The starlight express by Edward Elgar( )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This CD is part of an edition released to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the composer's birth, which presents all the major orchestral, choral, chamber and stage works, as well as many lesser pieces and rarities in interpretations by the 20th century's finest Elgarians
Pan's garden; a volume of nature stories by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

19 editions published between 1912 and 2011 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The centaur by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

38 editions published between 1911 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the greatest "mystical" works by Blackwood, wherein he explores man's empathy with the unknown forces of the universe
John Silence, physician extraordinary by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

45 editions published between 1904 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten minute stories by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

11 editions published between 1914 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The listener, and other stories by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

22 editions published between 1907 and 2016 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lost valley, and other stories by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

23 editions published between 1910 and 2006 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories by Algernon Blackwood
A prisoner in fairyland (the book that "Uncle Paul" wrote) by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

43 editions published between 1913 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though recognized primarily as a writer of "weird" horror fiction for adults, Algernon Blackwood also wrote a number of delightful tales for children and young adults. A Prisoner in Fairyland is an engaging and imaginative romp through a mystical dimension that served as the basis for the popular children's play The Starlight Express
The promise of air by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

24 editions published between 1918 and 2014 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British author Algernon Blackwood was a remarkably influential figure in the genre of "weird" terror. His tales rely on gradually mounting suspense and a sense of discomforting dislocation, rather than gore or explicit horror. The Promise of Air is a classic example of the unique brand of weird fiction that Blackwood pioneered
The human chord by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

25 editions published between 1910 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Spinrobin, who has always used his imagination to create more interesting worlds for himself, runs across a newspaper advertisement that leads him on an adventure into the mountains of Wales, where he assists Philip Skale in unusual experiments with sound
Incredible adventures by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

15 editions published between 1914 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you prefer your fantasy and horror to be dreamy, soft-focused and enchanting, be sure to add Incredible Adventures to your must-read list. In this captivating collection of tales, renowned British writer Algernon Blackwood weaves an alluring spell that invites readers in to his imagined universes
The garden of survival by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

23 editions published between 1918 and 2014 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two twin brothers' adventures take them to opposite ends of the Earth, though their special bond remains intact
The extra day by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

17 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though originally intended as a work of juvenile fiction that was marketed to younger audiences, Algernon Blackwood's The Extra Day will enchant readers of all ages. The author has a preternatural gift for conveying the innocence and wide-eyed wonder with which children encounter the world around them, and the fable-like quality of the tale makes for an entertaining, engaging read
Jimbo : a fantasy by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

17 editions published between 1909 and 2014 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seven-year-old boy suffers a near-fatal injury, after which he lingers for days between life and death. In this liminal period, the young protagonist undergoes a bizarre experience wherein he feels as if he has become untethered from his physical body. Filled with both hopeful wonderment and bursts of sheer, unadulterated terror, Jimbo is a strange and satisfying read that will stick with you long after you've finished it
The empty house, and other ghost stories by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

32 editions published between 1906 and 2014 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curl up with a collection of mystery and horror tales from an author whom many critics regard as one of the masters of the genre. The Empty House and Other Ghost Stories showcases some of Algernon Blackwood's finest -- and most spine-tingling -- short fiction. Whether you're a longtime fan of Blackwood's work or a first-time reader who's curious about this giant of the genre, you're in for a deliciously spooky ride
Episodes before thirty by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

12 editions published between 1923 and 1950 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Algernon Blackwood : [Short stories] by Algernon Blackwood( Book )

3 editions published between 1930 and 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Best ghost stories of Algernon Blackwood / selected with an introduction by E.F. Bleiler
Alternative Names
Algernon Blackwood angielski pisarz, dziennikarz i spiker radiowy

Algernon Blackwood britisk skribent

Algernon Blackwood Brits schrijver (1869-1951)

Algernon Blackwood brittisk författare

Algernon Blackwood écrivain britannique

Algernon Blackwood englischer Autor, Esoteriker und Theosoph

Algernon Blackwood escritor inglés

Algernon Blackwood scrittore inglese

Blackwood, Algernon Henry

Blackwood, Algernon Henry 1869-1951

Blėkvud, Ėldzhernon

Алджернон Блэквуд английский писатель и путешественник

Элджернон Блэквуд

الگرنن بلکوود نویسنده بریتانیایی

อัลเจอร์นอน แบล็กวูด

블랙우드, 앨저넌 1869-1951

블랙우드, 앨저넌 헨리 1869-1951

アルジャーノン・ブラックウッド

ブラックウッド, アルジャーナン

ブラックウッド, アルジャーノン

阿尔杰农·布莱克伍德

Languages
English (479)

Italian (3)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Pan's garden; a volume of nature storiesThe centaurJohn Silence, physician extraordinaryThe listener, and other storiesThe lost valley, and other storiesA prisoner in fairyland (the book that "Uncle Paul" wrote)The human chordIncredible adventures