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Tanner, Tony

Overview
Works: 147 works in 800 publications in 3 languages and 22,088 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sea stories  Psychological fiction  History  Horror tales  Parodies, imitations, etc  Juvenile works  Biography 
Roles: Compiler, Editor, Author of introduction, tra, Commentator for written text, dkt
Classifications: PR4034, 823.7
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tony Tanner
Henry James the writer and his work by Tony Tanner ( )
15 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and held by 2,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
City of words: American fiction, 1950-1970 by Tony Tanner ( Book )
34 editions published between 1971 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers a penetrating critical commentary on the works of twenty-five contemporary novelists including Barth, Mailer, Bellow, Heller, Updike and Malamud
Jane Austen by Tony Tanner ( Book )
33 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tanner addresses the issues that have continually occupied Austen's most perceptive critics in this reissued edition that also features a new Preface by leading Romantic scholar Marilyn Gaull, who examines Tanner's background and places the original work in context
Moby Dick by Herman Melville ( )
15 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 1,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This classic story of high adventure, manic obsession, and metaphysical speculation was Melville's masterpiece. The tale of Captain Ahab's frantic pursuit of the cunning and notorious white whale Moby Dick, is packed with drama, and draws heavily on the author's own experiences on the high seas. This edition includes passages from Melville's correspondence with Nathaniel Hawthorne, in which the two discussed the philosophical depths of the novel's plot and imagery
The reign of wonder, naivety and reality in American literature by Tony Tanner ( Book )
18 editions published between 1965 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adultery in the novel : contract and transgression by Tony Tanner ( Book )
18 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thomas Pynchon by Tony Tanner ( Book )
10 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry James: the critical heritage by Roger Gard ( Book )
28 editions published between 1967 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This set comprises 40 volumes covering 19th and 20th century European and American authors. These volumes will be available as a complete set, mini boxed sets (by theme) or as individual volumes. This second set complements the first 68 volume set of Critical Heritage published by Routledge in October 1995
Scenes of nature, signs of men by Tony Tanner ( Book )
22 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pride and prejudice and zombies : the classic regency romance--now with ultraviolent zombie mayhem by Jane Austen ( Book )
50 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In early nineteenth-century England, a spirited young woman copes with the suit of a snobbish gentleman as well as the romantic entanglements of her four sisters. Includes explanatory notes throughout the text, an introduction discussing the author and the background of the story, and a study guide
The American mystery : American literature from Emerson to DeLillo by Tony Tanner ( Book )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prefaces to Shakespeare by Tony Tanner ( Book )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the final ten years of his life, Tony Tanner tackled the largest project any critic in English can take on, writing a preface to each of Shakespeare's plays. This collection serves as a comprehensive introduction for the general reader. Tanner brings Shakespeare to life, explicating everything from big-picture issues such as the implications of shifts in Elizabethan culture to close readings of Shakespeare's deployment of complex words in his plays.--[book jacket]
Saul Bellow by Earl H Rovit ( Book )
21 editions published between 1965 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conrad: Lord Jim by Tony Tanner ( Book )
26 editions published between 1963 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Venice desired by Tony Tanner ( Book )
14 editions published in 1992 in 3 languages and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Oxford book of sea stories ( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Many great writers have written about life at sea and the adventures that are to be had, and in this new selection of short stories Tony Tanner's aim has been to avoid the obvious and where possible to seek out their more neglected works. As a separate and recognizable genre, the sea story was effectively invented by American writers and they are well represented, with contributions from Edgar Allan Poe, Stephen Crane, Jack London, Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and William Faulkner
Henry James and the art of nonfiction by Tony Tanner ( Book )
5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedies by William Shakespeare ( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of all of Shakespeare's comedies
Sense and sensibility by Jane Austen ( Book )
44 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marianne Dashwood wears her heart on her sleeve, and when she falls in love with the dashing but unsuitable John Willoughby she ignores her sister Elinor's warning that her impulsive behaviour leaves her open to gossip and innuendo. Meanwhile Elinor, always sensitive to social convention, is struggling to conceal her own romantic disappointment
Mansfield Park by Jane Austen ( Book )
42 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1814. Edited with and introduction and notes by Tony Tanner.; This title also available as a film
 
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Audience level: 0.39 (from 0.20 for Pride and ... to 1.00 for Goings on ...)
Alternative Names
Tener, Toni 1935-1998
タナー, トニー
Languages
English (426)
Italian (4)
French (1)
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