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Muir, Edwin 1887-1959

Overview
Works: 514 works in 2,072 publications in 7 languages and 47,133 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Short stories  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Humorous fiction  Bibliography  Allegories  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Creator, Performer, Dedicatee, Contributor, Other, Author of afterword, colophon, etc.
Classifications: PT2621.A26, 833.91
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Most widely held works about Edwin Muir
 
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Most widely held works by Edwin Muir
The trial by Franz Kafka( Book )

90 editions published between 1925 and 2009 in English and German and held by 3,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bank clerk is arrested, but is unable to learn the charges against him. A year later, he is executed
The castle by Franz Kafka( Book )

70 editions published between 1930 and 2005 in English and German and held by 2,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fantasy novel, depicting human attempts to arrive closer to God, considered to be a symbolic classic
The structure of the novel by Edwin Muir( Book )

148 editions published between 1928 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study on the structure of English novels
Selected short stories by Franz Kafka( Book )

3 editions published in 1952 in English and German and held by 1,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donated by the estate of Donald S. Moore
The penal colony : stories and short pieces by Franz Kafka( Book )

17 editions published between 1948 and 2000 in English and German and held by 1,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This powerful collection brings together all the stories Kafka allowed to be published during his lifetime"--Back cover
Essays on literature and society by Edwin Muir( Book )

59 editions published between 1949 and 1967 in English and French and held by 1,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected poems by Edwin Muir( Book )

77 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The estate of poetry by Edwin Muir( Book )

30 editions published between 1955 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josephus by Lion Feuchtwanger( Book )

19 editions published between 1932 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First part of a trilogy based on the life of the Jewish historian
John Knox : portrait of a Calvinist by Edwin Muir( Book )

30 editions published between 1929 and 1972 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great wall of China : stories and reflections by Franz Kafka( Book )

14 editions published between 1933 and 1974 in English and German and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories, fables, and aphorisms, written between 1917 and 1924
The sleepwalkers : a trilogy by Hermann Broch( Book )

17 editions published between 1932 and 1996 in English and German and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broch's influential trilogy examines the "loneliness of the I" stemming from the collapse of any sustaining system of values, with three stories ranging from the aristocracy to the working classes in Germany during the years prior to the First World War
Richelieu; his rise to power by Carl Jacob Burckhardt( Book )

15 editions published between 1940 and 1967 in English and German and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Power by Lion Feuchtwanger( Book )

16 editions published between 1926 and 1932 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel is based on the life of an eighteenth-century Jewish banker, Joseph Süss Oppenheimer, who served as a financial adviser to the Duke of Württemberg and was persecuted after the Duke's death
Success, a novel by Lion Feuchtwanger( Book )

8 editions published between 1930 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kritische en satirische beschrijving van de burgerij van München in de jaren 1921-1924
Collected poems, 1921-1951 by Edwin Muir( Book )

32 editions published between 1947 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amerika by Franz Kafka( Book )

14 editions published between 1940 and 1965 in English and German and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is the story of young Karl Rossman, who, following an incident involving a housemaid, is banished by his parents to America. With unquenchable optimism and in the company of two comic-sinister companions, he throws himself into misadventure, eventually heading towards Oklahoma, where a career in the theater beckons. Though we can never know how Kafka planned to end the novel, Harman's superb translation allows us to appreciate, as closely as possible, what Kafka did commit to the page
Transition; essays on contemporary literature by Edwin Muir( Book )

35 editions published between 1926 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One foot in Eden by Edwin Muir( Book )

20 editions published between 1941 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ugly duchess by Lion Feuchtwanger( Book )

13 editions published between 1927 and 1951 in English and German and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical romance based on the life of Margaretha, Countess of Tyrol in the 14th century
 
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The trial
Alternative Names
Edwin Muir British poet, novelist and translator

Edwin Muir Brits taalkundige (1887-1959)

Edwin Muir pisarz szkocki

Edwin Muir schottischer Schriftsteller, Dichter, Übersetzer

Moore, Edward

Moore, Edward 1887-1959

Едвiн Мюiр

Эдвин Мюир

إدوين موير، 1887-1959

エドウィン・ミュアー

ミュアー

ミュア, エドウィン

Languages
Covers
The castleThe penal colony : stories and short piecesCollected poemsThe estate of poetryThe sleepwalkers : a trilogyCollected poems, 1921-1951Amerika