Pearson, Hesketh 1887-1964
Most widely held works about Hesketh Pearson
Most widely held works by Hesketh Pearson
G.B.S. : a full length portrait by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
36 editions published between 1942 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,646 libraries worldwide
Sir Walter Scott, his life and personality by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
24 editions published between 1954 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,627 libraries worldwide
Dickens, his character, comedy, and career by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
27 editions published between 1949 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 1,273 libraries worldwide
The man Whistler by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
19 editions published between 1952 and 2001 in English and held by 1,198 libraries worldwide
Dizzy; the life & personality of Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
16 editions published between 1951 and 1974 in English and held by 1,169 libraries worldwide
Henry of Navarre, the King who dared by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1963 and 1976 in English and held by 1,148 libraries worldwide
Oscar Wilde, his life and wit by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
14 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 1,140 libraries worldwide
Johnson and Boswell; the story of their lives by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
22 editions published between 1958 and 1987 in English and held by 1,100 libraries worldwide
Beerbohm Tree: his life and laughter by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
12 editions published between 1955 and 1988 in English and held by 791 libraries worldwide
Gilbert, his life and strife by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
12 editions published between 1957 and 1994 in English and held by 749 libraries worldwide
The full, intimate life story of the who, with Sir Arthur sullivan, created the operas that have delighted audiences ever since.
A life of Shakespeare. With an anthology of Shakespeare's poetry by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
9 editions published between 1949 and 1987 in English and held by 738 libraries worldwide
Gilbert and Sullivan : a biography by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
34 editions published between 1935 and 2001 in English and held by 729 libraries worldwide
In this biography of Gilbert and Sullivan, Pearson investigates the highly successful collaboration between the famous librettist and gifted composer, which produced so many of Britain's best loved comic operas.
G.B.S., a postscript by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
10 editions published between 1950 and 1951 in English and held by 719 libraries worldwide
Lives of the wits by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
8 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 708 libraries worldwide
Biographies-in-miniature of 14 representative British wits extending in time from the 17th to the 20th century.
Extraordinary people by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
9 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 699 libraries worldwide
Character sketches of ten men and one woman the biographer thought interesting for their oddness. Two of the author's short essays are included.
The life of Oscar Wilde by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
68 editions published between 1946 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 655 libraries worldwide
The remarkable and tragic story of Oscar Wilde, legendary wit and conversationalist, author of perhaps the most perfect comedy in the English language, yet seemingly doomed by his own flawed temperament to suffer at the hands of a censorious and hypocritical society.
The last actor-managers by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
12 editions published between 1950 and 1974 in English and held by 632 libraries worldwide
Conan Doyle : his life and art by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
28 editions published between 1943 and 2009 in English and held by 579 libraries worldwide
This audio biography of Arthur Conan Doyle shows how Doyle's background as a doctor and spiritualist were reflected in his books.
Bernard Shaw : his life and personality by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
51 editions published between 1942 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 519 libraries worldwide
The Smith of Smiths : being the life, wit and humour of Sydney Smith by Hesketh Pearson ( Book )
23 editions published between 1934 and 1999 in English and held by 509 libraries worldwide
Actors Aesthetic movement (Art) Authors, English Authors, Irish Authors, Scottish Biographers Biography Boswell, James,--1740-1795 Charles--II,--King of England,--1630-1685 Criticism, interpretation, etc. Darwin, Erasmus,--1731-1802 Dickens, Charles,--1812-1870 Disraeli, Benjamin,--Earl of Beaconsfield,--1804-1881 Doyle, Arthur Conan,--Sir,--1859-1930 Dramatists, English Dramatists, Irish England English literature English wit and humor Epigrams, English Essays Europe Gilbert, W. S.--1836-1911 Great Britain Hazlitt, William,--1778-1830 Henry--IV,--King of France,--1553-1610 History Humorists, English Intercountry marriage Johnson, Samuel,--1709-1784 Kingsmill, Hugh,--1889-1949 Labouchere, Henry Du Pré,--1831-1912 Marriages of royalty and nobility Muggeridge, Malcolm,--1903-1990 Novelists, English Paine, Thomas,--1737-1809 Painters Pearson, Hesketh,--1887-1964 Scott, Walter,--Sir,--1771-1832 Shakespeare, William,--1564-1616 Shaw, Bernard,--1856-1950 Smith, Sydney,--1771-1845 Sullivan, Arthur,--1842-1900 Theatrical managers Travel Tree, Herbert Beerbohm,--Sir,--1853-1917 United States Whistler, James McNeill,--1834-1903 Wilde, Oscar,--1854-1900 Women
Pearson, Edward Hesketh Gibbons.
Pearson, Edward Hesketh Gibbons, 1887-1964
Pirson, Chesket 1887-1964
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