WorldCat Identities

Magarshack, David

Overview
Works: 159 works in 818 publications in 2 languages and 23,896 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Didactic fiction  Romance fiction  Biography  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, tra
Classifications: PG3326, 891.733
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about David Magarshack
 
Most widely held works by David Magarshack
I remember : sketch for an autobiography by Boris Leonidovich Pasternak( Book )

20 editions published between 1959 and 1983 in English and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author's reminiscences of infancy and youth, impressions of outstanding Russian artists, musicians and writers from the 1890's through the 1930's, and critical comments on Shakespeare's plays
Chekhov, the dramatist by David Magarshack( Book )

36 editions published between 1951 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dostoevsky by David Magarshack( Book )

30 editions published between 1960 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literary reminiscences and autobiographical fragments by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev( Book )

12 editions published between 1958 and 2001 in English and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First English translation of the literary memoirs of the great Russian novelist. Includes an essay on Turgenev by Edmund Wilson
Pushkin : a biography by David Magarshack( Book )

17 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The overcoat : and other tales of good and evil by Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich Gogolʹ( Book )

10 editions published between 1957 and 1979 in English and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six short stories probe the mind of man to reveal his hidden motives
The real Chekhov : an introduction to Chekhov's last plays by David Magarshack( Book )

17 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters to Georgian friends by Boris Leonidovich Pasternak( Book )

18 editions published between 1967 and 1971 in English and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna Karenina : a novel in eight parts by Leo Tolstoy( Book )

12 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this work of high moral import, Tolstoi depicts life truthfully and unsentimentally as his heroine makes her tragic choice between husband and lover
Gogol : a life by David Magarshack( Book )

20 editions published between 1952 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The idiot by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

23 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After fifteen years of treatment for epilepsy in a Swiss institution, Prince Mishkin returns to St. Petersburg to find a jaded mid-19th century social world. At first, the kindly, almost childlike prince is taken for an idiot. But the two most beautiful women in town are soon competing for his affections in a duel that grows increasingly dangerous
Stanislavsky : a life by David Magarshack( Book )

36 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime and punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

35 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Catholic University of America, Speech and Drama Department, Rev. G.V. Hartke, O.P., Head, presents Dostoievsky's "Crime and Punishment," dramatized by Rodney Ackland, directed by William H. Graham, settings and lighting by James D. Waring, costumes designed by Joseph Lewis
The torrents of spring by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev( Book )

12 editions published between 1959 and 1967 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to Russia from Italy, twenty-three-year-old Dimitry Sanin breaks his journey in Frankfurt. There, he encounters the beautiful Gemma Roselli and falls in love. He decides to begin a new life and sell his Russian estates. But when he meets the potential buyer, Madame Polozov, his vulnerability makes him prey for a destructive infatuation
The storm, and other Russian plays by David Magarshack( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 1967 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Occasional writings by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1997 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turgenev : a life by David Magarshack( Book )

14 editions published between 1954 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected tales. by N. S Leskov( Book )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Platonov : a play in four acts and five scenes by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )

10 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Platonov" is the title given to the English version of an 1878 unnamed play by Checkhov about a disillusioned and philandering provincial schoolmaster
Oblomov by Ivan Aleksandrovich Goncharov( Book )

23 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in English and French and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set at the beginning of the nineteenth century, when idleness was still looked upon by Russia's serf-owning rural gentry as a plausible and worthy goal, Ivan Goncharov's Oblomov follows the travails of an unlikely hero, a young aristocrat incapable of making a decision. Indolent, inattentive, incurious, given to daydreaming and procrastination, Oblomov clearly predates the ideal of the industrious modern man
 
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The overcoat : and other tales of good and evil
Alternative Names
David Magarshack britischer Schriftsteller und Übersetzer

David Magarshack British writer and translator

Magarshack, D.

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Languages
English (385)

French (2)

Covers
The overcoat : and other tales of good and evilAnna Karenina : a novel in eight partsThe idiotCrime and punishmentThe torrents of springOccasional writingsOblomov