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Forster, John 1812-1876

Overview
Works: 1,023 works in 2,662 publications in 6 languages and 15,269 library holdings
Genres: Biographies  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Essays  Reviews  Catalogs  Diaries  Bibliographies  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Creator, Contributor, Honoree, Recipient, Other
Classifications: PR4581, B
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The life of Charles Dickens by John Forster( Book )

412 editions published between 1800 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects the 1986 conclusion of the "Silver Age" Superman storyline, providing one possible ending for the life of Krypton's hero, along with two other Superman stories by Alan Moore
The life and times of Oliver Goldsmith by John Forster( Book )

102 editions published between 1848 and 2017 in English and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Savage Landor. A biography by John Forster( Book )

35 editions published between 1869 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

V. 1. 1775-1821 -- v. 2. 1822-1864
Bulwer and Macready; a chronicle of the early Victorian theatre by Edward Bulwer Lytton Lytton( Book )

8 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MEIN FREUND CHARLES DICKENS. ERSTER BAND by John Forster( )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in German and Undetermined and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Klassiker unter den Dickens-Biographien: Forsters Biographie in drei Bänden erschien kurz nach Charles Dickens' Tod im Jahre 1870 und wurde schnell zu einem Standardwerk. Es lebt von der engen und langjährigen Freundschaft des Kritikers und Herausgebers John Forster mit dem berühmten Schriftsteller. Ohne literaturwissenschaftliche Pedanterie sieht er das Leben und den Charakter des Verfassers zeitloser Werke wie "Oliver Twist" oder "A Christmas Carol". Dabei wechseln sich packende Berichte aus erster Hand mit umfangreichen Auszügen aus dem Briefwechsel der beiden Freunde ab. Und da auch i
The life of Charles Dickens : the illustrated edition by John Forster( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Forster's original three-volume text is abridged and brought to life with the addition of illuminating extracts from Dickens' own work and from recent criticism, biography and fiction
Sir John Eliot : a biography, 1590-1632 by John Forster( Book )

35 editions published between 1864 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Oliver Goldsmith by John Forster( Book )

45 editions published between 1848 and 1971 in English and French and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The statesmen of the commonwealth of England; with a treatise on the popular progress in English history by John Forster( Book )

26 editions published between 1840 and 2017 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The debates on the grand remonstrance, November and December, 1641. With an introductory essay on English freedom under Plantagenet & Tudor sovereigns by John Forster( Book )

22 editions published between 1860 and 2015 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Grand Remonstrance was a list of grievances presented to King Charles I of England by the English Parliament on 1 December 1641, but passed by the House of Commons on 22 November 1641, during the Long Parliament. It was one of the chief events which were to precipitate the English Civil War"--Wikipedia, viewed March 13, 2017
Historical and biographical essays by John Forster( Book )

12 editions published between 1858 and 1972 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chronicle of James I, king of Aragon, surnamed the Conqueror by James( Book )

15 editions published between 1883 and 1968 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arrest of the five members by Charles the First. A chapter of English history rewritten by John Forster( Book )

18 editions published between 1860 and 2017 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Jonathan Swift by John Forster( Book )

30 editions published between 1875 and 2017 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Jonathan Swift by John Forster( Book )

12 editions published between 1875 and 2017 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic essays by John Forster( Book )

14 editions published in 1896 in English and Undetermined and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and adventures of Oliver Goldsmith : a biography in four books by John Forster( Book )

17 editions published between 1848 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorials of John Hampden, his party and his times by George Nugent Grenville Nugent( Book )

14 editions published between 1860 and 1908 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Charles Dickens by John Forster( )

37 editions published between 1872 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second and final volume in John Forster's biography of Charles Dickens, the famed writer and author of many memorable classics, examines Dickens's career, marriage, inspirations for his novels, the birth of his children, travels, and his continued success
 
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The life of Charles Dickens The life of Charles Dickens : the illustrated edition
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The life and times of Oliver GoldsmithThe life of Charles Dickens : the illustrated editionThe life of Jonathan Swift
Alternative Names
Forster, J. 1812-1876

Forster, J. (John), 1812-1876

John Forster biographe, critique littéraire et essayiste

John Forster Brits literatuurcriticus (1812-1876)

John Forster critico letterario, scrittore e biografo inglese

John Forster englischer Publizist, Historiker und Biograph

John Forster English biographer and critic

John Forster GGCB M´Ç

Джон Форстер

جون فورستير (صحفى)

ジョン・フォスター (伝記作家)

フォースター, ジョン

Languages
English (937)

German (11)

Danish (4)

French (1)

Japanese (1)

Italian (1)