WorldCat Identities

Magarshack, David

Overview
Works: 174 works in 843 publications in 2 languages and 24,034 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Didactic fiction  Romance fiction  Biography  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Detective and mystery fiction  Historical fiction  History 
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 1,410 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 )

35 editions published between 1951 and 1980 in English and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dostoevsky by David Magarshack( Book )

30 editions published between 1960 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,107 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 1,094 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 )

18 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 951 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 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six short stories probe the mind of man to reveal his hidden motives
Chekhov; a life by David Magarshack( Book )

31 editions published between 1952 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 873 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 836 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 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A married woman falls blindly in love with a handsome military officer
Gogol : a life by David Magarshack( Book )

21 editions published between 1952 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stanislavsky : a life by David Magarshack( Book )

36 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The idiot by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

24 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in English and held by 751 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
Crime and punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

33 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raskolnikov commits murder. He then must deal both with the police, and his own guilty conscience. Determined to overreach his humanity and assert his untrammelled individual will, Raskolnikov, an impoverished student living in the St. Petersburg of the Tsars, commits an act of murder and theft and sets into motion a story which, for its excrutiating suspense, its atmospheric vividness, and its profundity of characterization and vision, is almost unequaled in the literatures of the world. The best known of Dostoevsky's masterpieces, Crime and Punishment can bear any amount of rereading without losing a drop of its power over our imagination
The torrents of spring by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev( Book )

11 editions published between 1959 and 1967 in English and held by 727 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
Occasional writings by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1997 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The storm, and other Russian plays by David Magarshack( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 1967 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turgenev : a life by David Magarshack( Book )

15 editions published between 1954 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected tales. by N. S Leskov( Book )

7 editions published between 1961 and 1974 in English and held by 618 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 590 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
 
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The overcoat : and other tales of good and evil
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The overcoat : and other tales of good and evilAnna Karenina : a novel in eight partsThe idiotThe torrents of springOccasional writings
Alternative Names
David Magarshack britischer Schriftsteller und Übersetzer

David Magarshack British writer and translator

Magarshack, D.

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Languages
English (421)

French (2)