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Ford, Ford Madox 1873-1939

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The good soldier : a tale of passion by Ford Madox Ford( Book )

398 editions published between 1915 and 2016 in 12 languages and held by 5,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the saddest story," the narrator notes of his friend Edward Ashburham's life. A superb soldier and the perfect English gentleman, the Ashburham has one fatal flaw with regard to affairs of love. Ford weaves a brilliant tale-long recognized as one of the masterpieces of twentieth century fiction-in which nothing is quite what it seems, including the narrator's telling of the tale. The Saddest Story was the original title, but with the onset of WW I at the time of initial publication (1915), the publishers asked for a new title
Parade's end by Ford Madox Ford( Book )

120 editions published between 1924 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the author's four novels of the European War, a panorama of England preceding and during the war - "Some do not", "No more parades", "A man could stand up", and "The last post". Also available in the separate volumes
Romance; a novel by Joseph Conrad( Book )

141 editions published between 1903 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Kemp, a young Englishman thirsting for adventure, journeys to the Caribbean where he meets an influential landowner and becomes entangled in the dangerous world of local pirates. Romance was the final of three fictional collaborations between authors Joseph Conrad and Ford Madox Ford (writing under the name of F.M. Hueffer). Forged before either author achieved literary fame and fortune, the collaboration between Conrad and Ford resulted in extensive experimentation with style and narration as each author pushed the boundaries of the existing literary forms, and is credited with introducing the unreliable narrator, one of the most important developments in modernist literature. HarperPerennial Classics brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperPerennial Classics collection to build your digital library
The inheritors; an extravagant story by Joseph Conrad( Book )

92 editions published between 1901 and 2012 in English and held by 1,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Arthur, a writer-turned-journalist, meets a mysterious and alluring woman, he is drawn into the world of the Fourth Dimensionists, a societal faction that uses political power to break down traditional values in the name of expedience. As Arthur's obsession with the woman grows, he yearns to capture her attention and her affections, only to learn that he has been brutally used and, as a result, has betrayed those who are closest to him. One of three collaborations between authors Joseph Conrad and Ford Madox Ford, The Inheritors uses science fiction to explore what is both gained and lost as societies evolve, and reflects both authors' experiences of the rapid social and political changes happening in England prior to the First World War. HarperPerennial Classics brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperPerennial Classics collection to build your digital library
Henry James, a critical study by Ford Madox Ford( Book )

66 editions published between 1913 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fifth queen : the fifth queen, Privy Seal, the fifth queen crowned by Ford Madox Ford( Book )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Conrad: a personal remembrance by Ford Madox Ford( Book )

43 editions published between 1924 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last post : a novel by Ford Madox Ford( Book )

35 editions published between 1928 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Last in a series of novel dealing with Christopher Tietjens and his family during and immediately following World War I
The English novel, from the earliest days to the death of Joseph Conrad by Ford Madox Ford( Book )

54 editions published between 1929 and 2012 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Of all Ford Madox Ford's critical works, The English Novel (first published in 1930) is his most satisfying. He wrote it while travelling: memory plays a large part. Our guide - a major innovative novelist of the century - takes us on a tour of the key literary form of the age, from its birth to his own time." "Ford understands the novel, its development and potential. His radical view of nineteenth-century fiction and his advocacy of Flaubert and Conrad are persuasive. His association with Conrad makes the passages on the author of Nostromo (to which he contributed) especially compelling." "We are offered 'suggestions not dictates'. Ford espouses no orthodoxy: he urges a fresh reading of the best work in our tradition, with pointers in unexpected directions. Seventy years after it was written, The English Novel remains compulsively readable."--Jacket
The nature of a crime by Joseph Conrad( Book )

24 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provence : from minstrels to the machine by Ford Madox Ford( Book )

36 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ford Madox Ford spent his last years in the south of France, near Toulon. In Provence (1935), written four years before his death, he explores both the place and the idea of it: 'not a country nor the home of a race, but a frame of mind'. Suffused with a northern European's love for 'the Roman province that lies beneath the sun', Provence evokes scents of rosemary and thyme in the dry air, games of boules amid shadows of ancient ruins, the food and flinty local wines. Part memoir, part travel narrative, part history of the region, Provence displays Ford's wise, beguiling curiosity. Humorous, informed digressions take in the Albigensian heresy, bull-fighting, a favourite recipe for bouillabaisse, Henry James and Ellen Terry, the Troubadours and much else. Over the gaiety looms the coming barbarism, the 'fixed bayonets, machine guns, uniforms and arresting fists', against which Ford's Provence is a fragile, precious hope for civilised values. This edition is based on the authoritative 1935 Lippincott edition and includes the original illustrations by Ford's companion, the outstanding American artist Biala
Critical writings by Ford Madox Ford( Book )

10 editions published between 1964 and 1967 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The march of literature : from Confucius' day to our own by Ford Madox Ford( Book )

11 editions published between 1938 and 1998 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This 900-page survey of world literature, "From Confucius' Day to Our Own" (as the subtitle reads), was the last book written by Ford Madox Ford, one of the seminal figures of the modernist period. Written for general readers rather than scholars and first published in 1938, The March of Literature is a working novelist's view of what is valuable in literature, and why. Convinced that scholars and teachers give a false sense of literature, Ford brings alive the pleasures of reading by writing about books he is passionate about." "Beginning at the beginning - with ancient Egyptian and Chinese literature and the Bible - Ford works his way through classical literature, the writings of the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, continuing up to the major writers of his own day like Ezra Pound, Henry James, and Joseph Conrad." "With his encyclopedic reading and expertise in the techniques of writing, Ford is a reliable and entertaining guide. Ford also includes a chapter on publishers and booksellers, noting the key roles they play in literature's existence." "Novelist Alexander Theroux (Darconville's Cat, An Adultery) has written an insightful introduction for this reissue, the first time this monumental book has been made available in paperback."--Jacket
No more parades : a novel by Ford Madox Ford( Book )

30 editions published between 1925 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second book in the "Parade's End" series about the Tietjens family and WWI
A history of our own times by Ford Madox Ford( Book )

17 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a political, social, and intellectual history of England, France, Germany, and the U.S. from 1870-95
The good soldier : authoritative text, textual appendices, contemporary reviews, literary impressionism, biographical and critical commentary by Ford Madox Ford( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of fifteen critical reviews of Ford Madox Ford's classic novel "The Good Soldier," and contains the complete text, seventeen commentaries, and textual notes
Critical essays by Ford Madox Ford( Book )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is hard to overstate the impact that Ford had on the literature of his age. His work as an editor alone ensures him a place in the annals of Modernism; his patronage is a huge chapter of literary history
Letters by Ford Madox Ford( Book )

19 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most of these letters are 'finds, ' never previously published and serving to deepen and to give order to our awareness of Ford's literary activities and involvements. Professor Ludwig, with lucidity, exactness and wisdom, has provided us with a coherent personal documentation. Originally published in 1965. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
Ford Madox Ford and America by Ford Madox Ford( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The controversial British writer Ford Madox Ford (1873-1939) is increasingly recognized as a major presence in early twentieth-century literature. This series of International Ford Madox Ford Studies was founded to reflect the recent resurgence of interest in him. Each volume is based upon a particular theme or issue; and relates aspects of Ford's work, life, and contacts, to broader concerns of his time. Ford is best-known for his fiction, especially The Good Soldier, long considered a modernist masterpiece; and Parade's End, which Anthony Burgess described as 'the finest novel about the First World War', Samuel Hynes has called 'the greatest war novel ever written by an Englishman', and which has been adapted by Tom Stoppard for the BBC and HBO. Ford's America, like the other places he wrote about extensively such as England or France, is a place of the imagination as much as the real place in which he lived and travelled. This volume is the first extended treatment of Ford's lifelong contacts with American literature and culture. It combines contributions from British and American experts on Ford and Modernism. It has five closely inter-connected sections which display, between them, the range of Ford's creative relationships with American writers and American territory. The first explores the transatlantic dimension of Ford's modernism, from his involvement with Americans like James and Pound in Britain before the war, through the Paris days among the Americans in the transatlantic review circle such as Hemingway and Stein, to his time in America in the 20s and 30s, and the American care for his reputation after his death. The second section focuses on New York, and the publishing world portrayed in Ford's only novel set mainly in the US, When the Wicked Man . A third section, discussing culture, politics, and journalism in his writing of the 1930s, is followed by two examples of his commentary on contemporary American culture, both published here for the first time. The final section juxtaposes two examples of the many American writers who have paid tribute to Ford: an essay tracking Robert Lowell's regular recollections of his encounters with him; and Mary Gordon's celebration of his life with the Polish-American painter Janice Biala. The volume also contains fourteen illustrations, including artwork by Biala and photographs of Ford
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The good soldier : a tale of passion
Alternative Names
Chaucer, Daniel

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Haig, Fenil 1873-1939

Hueffer, F. H. 1873-1939

Hueffer, F. Hermann 1873-1939

Hueffer, F. M.

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Форд Мэдакс Форд

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Хуффер Ф.Х. 1873-1939

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فورد مادوكس فورد، 1873-1939

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포드, 포드 매독스 1873-1939

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Parade's endRomance; a novelThe inheritors; an extravagant storyHenry James, a critical studyJoseph Conrad: a personal remembranceThe last post : a novelThe English novel, from the earliest days to the death of Joseph ConradThe nature of a crime