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Benson, Arthur Christopher 1862-1925

Overview
Works: 925 works in 3,223 publications in 4 languages and 32,339 library holdings
Genres: Biographies  History  Sources  Personal correspondence  Musical settings  Music  Diaries  Songs and music  Coronation music  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Librettist, Author of introduction, Other, Lyricist, Composer, Creator, Correspondent
Classifications: PR4099.B5, 821.8
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Walter Pater by Arthur Christopher Benson( Book )

55 editions published between 1906 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From a college window by Arthur Christopher Benson( Book )

99 editions published between 1906 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Throughout his life, poet and essayist Arthur Christopher Benson also worked as an educator and school administrator. This collection of essays presents Benson's views on topics ranging from art to the aging process, filtered through the lens of someone who is actively engaged in the difficult but rewarding work of educating a nation's youth
Rossetti by Arthur Christopher Benson( Book )

61 editions published between 1904 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Fitzgerald by Arthur Christopher Benson( Book )

57 editions published between 1905 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters of Queen Victoria, a selection from Her Majesty's correspondence between the years 1837 and 1861, published by authority of His Majesty the king by Victoria( Book )

29 editions published between 1907 and 1911 in English and Undetermined and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I. 1837-1843 -- II. 1844-1853 -- III. 1854-1861
The altar fire by Arthur Christopher Benson( )

47 editions published between 1907 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British author Arthur Christopher Benson was never content to fall back on the typical narrative structure when it came to his novels, and The Altar Fire is definitely no exception. In a series of letters, it tells the tale of a successful novelist who falls on hard times in the aftermath of finishing a large fiction project. But in addition to cataloguing tragedies, this is also a story of redemption -- though the path the protagonist takes to get to a better place is unexpected
Escape, and other essays by Arthur Christopher Benson( )

27 editions published between 1915 and 2019 in English and Chinese and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though he struggled with crippling mental illness for much of his adult life, English poet and essayist Arthur Christopher Benson still managed to produce a vast body of work spanning a number of genres. This collection of critical articles, observations and vignettes touches on a variety of topics, many of which address the question of the role of art and literature in our lives
Alfred Tennyson by Arthur Christopher Benson( Book )

48 editions published between 1904 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At large by Arthur Christopher Benson( Book )

32 editions published between 1908 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renowned essayist and fiction writer Arthur Christopher Benson had a unique way of looking at the world that never seemed to atrophy or stagnate. In the many collections he published over the course of his career, Benson's views on life evolved, but the keenness of his insight never dulled. These essays explore topics ranging from travel to controversial social issues of the day
Coronation ode : op. 44 ; The spirit of England : op. 80 by Edward Elgar( )

17 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cambridge essays on education by Arthur Christopher Benson( Book )

34 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The leaves of the tree; studies in biography by Arthur Christopher Benson( Book )

29 editions published between 1911 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of character sketches of famous men
Beside still waters by Arthur Christopher Benson( Book )

42 editions published between 1907 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The novel Beside Still Waters from British writer Arthur Christopher Benson offers an in-depth look at the life of one Hugh Neville, beginning with his earliest childhood recollections and concluding in his old age. Through spiritual crises and personal tragedies, Hugh's indefatigable spirit and unique outlook on life remain unscathed. It's an inspirational and engaging look at a life well lived
Father Payne by Arthur Christopher Benson( )

29 editions published between 1915 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this engaging volume of theological and philosophical essays and anecdotes, British writer A. C. Benson relates the views of his longtime mentor, an Anglican lay clergyman that he refers to as Father Payne. Although it's not exactly clear where Payne's opinions leave off and Benson's begin, there is definitely a great deal of thought-provoking insight to be gleaned from this collection
Joyous gard by Arthur Christopher Benson( Book )

39 editions published between 1913 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you're interested in the prospect of a more serene, enjoyable life but can't abide the relentlessly chipper pablum passed off as self-help these days, A. C. Benson's essay collection Joyous Gard may be just what you need. Adopting a decidedly measured, thoughtful tone, the essays in this volume offer both philosophical ponderings and practical tips about how to achieve a more fulfilling existence
The child of the dawn by Arthur Christopher Benson( )

32 editions published between 1911 and 2019 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British author and educator Arthur Christopher Benson was no stranger to tragedy, but throughout his many collections of thoughtful essays, he seemed to have found solace in philosophical and spiritual views of suffering. He addresses this question via the framework of fantasy fiction in the stunning novel The Child of the Dawn, which posits a unique and fascinating view of what transpires after one's mortal life has come to an end
The silent isle by Arthur Christopher Benson( )

42 editions published between 1910 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British writer A. C. Benson is best remembered as a contributor to the genre of horror, having produced a series of groundbreaking ghost stories. But hailing from an exceptionally intellectual and well-read family, Benson's knowledge and insight far exceeded the realm of supernatural fiction. <i>The Silent Isle</i> is a volume of keenly observed personal essays that depict a young man stalled at a crossroads in life
The thread of gold by Arthur Christopher Benson( Book )

62 editions published between 1905 and 2015 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you're looking for a dose of comfort and inspiration, immerse yourself in this collection of gorgeously lyrical essays from Arthur Christopher Benson. Based around the idea that love is the ""thread of gold"" that ties together every moment of our lives, these sketches and observations are a wellspring of spiritual rejuvenation
Hugh; memoirs of a brother by Arthur Christopher Benson( Book )

24 editions published between 1915 and 2016 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where no fear was: a book about fear by Arthur Christopher Benson( )

18 editions published between 1914 and 2016 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is fear an evolutionary tool that helps us steer clear of danger and death, or is it a stumbling block that keeps us from realizing our full potential? According to essayist A. C. Benson, it is both of these things simultaneously, and many more as well. In a probing series of autobiographical sketches and essays, Benson contemplates the nature of fear and its psychological and spiritual purposes and effects
 
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The child of the dawn
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Alternative Names
A. C. Benson britisk poet

Arthur Christopher Benson

Arthur Christopher Benson Brits dichter (1862-1925)

Arthur Christopher Benson brittisk poet

Arthur Christopher Benson englischer Essayist, Dichter und Schriftsteller

Arthur Christopher Benson saggista, poeta e scrittore inglese

Arthurus Christophorus Benson

Benson A.C.

Benson, A.C. 1862-1925

Benson, A. C. Arthur Christopher

Benson, A. C. (Arthur Christopher), 1862-1925

Benson, Arthur

Benson, Arthur C.

Benson, Arthur C. 1862-1925

Benson Arthur Christopher

Carr, Christopher.

Carr, Christopher 1862-1925

T. B.

T. B 1862-1925

Артур Кристофер Бенсон английский эссеист, поэт и писатель

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벤슨, 아더 크리스토퍼 1862-1925

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Languages
English (1,157)

Chinese (10)

French (6)

Italian (1)