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Stade, George

Overview
Works: 177 works in 447 publications in 2 languages and 18,039 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Romance fiction  Psychological fiction  Political fiction  Bildungsromans  Novels  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical fiction  Didactic fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PZ3.H318, 813.3
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Most widely held works about George Stade
 
Most widely held works by George Stade
European writers( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This reference work is comprised of two volumes treating the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, three volumes on the Romantics, and four volumes dealing with twentieth century authors. Scholar's new to literary history and criticism should find the balanced, well written essays on included authors a solid introduction
Six modern British novelists by George Stade( Book )

15 editions published between 1965 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected letters of E.E. Cummings by E. E Cummings( Book )

15 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six contemporary British novelists( Book )

8 editions published between 1964 and 1976 in English and held by 1,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book seeks an "understanding of a representative British novelist of the 20th century" -- Introduction
Robert Graves by George Stade( Book )

13 editions published in 1967 in 3 languages and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic tale of Jane Eyre, an orphan who takes the post of governess in the household of the mysterious, tormented Edward Rochester
The scarlet letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 18th century Boston, a Puritan girl is condemned to wear the letter "A" for bearing an illegitimate daughter
British writers( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers writers who have made significant contributions to British, Irish, and Commonwealth literature from the fourteenth century to the present day. Includes in-depth critical and biographical analysis
British writers( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of critical essays covers 286 writers who have made significant contributions to British, Irish, and Commonwealth literature from the 14th century to the present day. The contributors analyze many individual works and engage the reader with their distinctive themes and stylistic. Introductory essays and chronological tables open each volume and provide historical background
British writers by George Stade( Book )

11 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of alphabetically arranged entries that provide information about authors who have made significant contributions to English literature, each containing a brief biography, a survey of principal writings, a critical assessment of the subject's work, and a bibliography. Includes a cumulative index for volumes I-VII and supplements I-IV
British writers( Book )

10 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers writers who have made significant contributions to British, Irish, and Commonwealth literature from the fourteenth century to the present day. Includes in-depth critical and biographical analysis
Uncle Tom's cabin, or, Life among the lowly by Harriet Beecher Stowe( Book )

5 editions published between 1952 and 2005 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eliza Harris, a slave whose child is to be sold, escapes her beloved home on the Shelby plantation in Kentucky and heads North, eludes the hired slave catachers and is aided by the underground railroad. Another slave, Uncle Tom, is sent "down the river" for sale and ultimately endures a martyr's death under the whips of Simon Legree's overseers
Heart of darkness and selected short fiction by Joseph Conrad( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Heart of Darkness, Captain Marlowe must wend his way up the African Congo to recover the missing Colonel Kurtz in one of the greatest steamship adventures ever told. As Marlowe's ship Nellie scrapes along the Congo, the voyage into the human soul, like the morass of steaming foliage along the banks, becomes increasingly dark and perilous. In addition to the Marlowe tales "Heart of Darkness and "Youth, this new volume includes Conrad's classic doppelganger tale "The Secret Sharer and the lesser known "Amy Foster." Michael Matin is a professor in the English Department of Warren Wilson College in Asheville, North Carolina. Includes an Original Map of the Congo
Beowulf( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part history and part mythology, Beowulf opens in the court of the Danish king, where every night a horrible demon named Grendel devours men in their sleep. The hero Beowulf arrives and kills the monster, but joy turns to horror when Grendel's mother attacks the hall to avenge the death of her son. Ultimately triumphant, Beowulf becomes king himself and rules peacefully for fifty years until, one dark day, a foe more powerful than any he has yet faced is aroused---an ancient dragon guarding a horde of treasure. Once again, Beowulf must summon all his strength and courage to face the beast, but this time victory exacts a terrible price
Persuasion by Jane Austen( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne Elliot passes up an opportunity for happiness when she declines a match in marriage in hopes of bettering her position. Beauty fades as seven years pass, when her former love returns a wealthier man. Anne finds herself slighted and all traces of their former intimacy gone. Mishaps and mischief mount as the pair tempt fate in this comic story of love
Encyclopedia of British writers, 1800 to the present( )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the lives of various British writers
European writers( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of war by Sunzi( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most useful books ever written on leading with wisdom. Sun Tzu's terse but probing aphorisms comedown through the millennia as a practical guide to achieving success by coming into a deeper understanding of the nature of conflict. The book is an essential tool for modern corporate warriors battling to gain the advantage in the boardroom and for anyone looking for advice on how to gain the upper hand in confrontations and competitions. -- From back cover
Encyclopedia of British writers( Book )

in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1 covers the English Renaissance, with entries on Shakespeare and other major Elizabethan writers such as Christopher Marlowe, Sir Philip Sidney, and more. Also profiled are writers of the early 17th century, including John Milton and metaphysical poets such as John Donne, Andrew Marvell, George Herbert, and others. Volume 2 covers the Restoration period and the Age of Reason, with entries on such writers as Alexander Pope, John Dryden, Jonathan Swift, Samuel Johnson, James Boswell, Robert Burns, and many others. Volume 3 covers the writers of the 19th century, profiling such influential figures as Jane Austen, Robert Browning, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Charles Dickens, Arthur Conan Doyle, John Keats, Bram Stoker, Alfred Tennyson, Anthony Trollope, Oscar Wilde, and William Wordsworth. Volume 4 profiles British writers of the 20th century, with entries on such significant authors as W.H. Auden, Samuel Beckett, Roald Dahl, E.M. Forster, Graham Greene, Kazuo Ishiguro, James Joyce, C.S. Lewis, Doris Lessing, George Orwell, Salman Rushdie, Tom Stoppard, Dylan Thomas, Evelyn Waugh, and Virginia Woolf
Kim by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kimball O'Hara grows up an orphan in the walled city of Lahore, India. Deeply devoted to an old Tibetan lama but involved in a secret mission for the British, Kim struggles to weave the strands of his life into a single pattern. Charged with action and suspense, yet profoundly spiritual, Kim vividly expresses the sounds and smells, colors and characters, opulence and squalor of complex, contradictory India under British rule."--Publisher description
 
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Six modern British novelists
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Jane EyreThe scarlet letterBritish writersBritish writersBritish writersUncle Tom's cabin, or, Life among the lowlyHeart of darkness and selected short fictionBeowulf
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English (150)

Italian (1)