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Carter, Angela 1940-1992

Overview
Works: 415 works in 1,801 publications in 20 languages and 39,587 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Domestic fiction  History  Folklore  Juvenile works  Short stories  Satire  Drama  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Interviewee, Conceptor, Dedicatee, Performer, Other
Classifications: PR6053.A73, 823.914
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Most widely held works about Angela Carter
 
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Wise children by Angela Carter( Book )

64 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 11 languages and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic tale of the tangled fortunes of two theatrical families, the Hazards and the Chances, spanning several generations in London
Nights at the circus by Angela Carter( Book )

93 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 1,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is Sophie Fevvers, toast of Europe's capitals, part swan...or all fake? Courted by the Prince of Wales and painted by Toulouse-Lautrec, she is an aerialiste extraordinaire and star of Colonel Kearney's circus. She is also part woman, part swan. Jack Walser, an American journalist, is on a quest to discover the truth behind her identity. Dazzled by his love for her, and desperate for the scoop of a lifetime, Walser has no choice but to join the circus on its magical tour through turn-of-the-nineteenth-century London, St Petersburg and Siberia
The bloody chamber, and other stories by Angela Carter( Book )

91 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An absorbing collection of dark, sensual, and fantastic stories inspired by the fairy tales and legends of Red Riding Hood, Bluebeard, Beauty and the Beast, vampires, werewolves, and more
The Sadeian woman : and the ideology of pornography by Angela Carter( Book )

66 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With invention and genius, Angela Carter explores the outrageous figments of Sade's extreme imagination and transforms them into symbols of our time
The magic toyshop by Angela Carter( Book )

85 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melanie walks in the midnight garden, wearing her mother's wedding dress. Omens of disaster transport her from rural comfort to London, to the Magic Toyshop, the dancing Finn and the mysterious ruins of the pleasure garden
Burning your boats : the collected short stories by Angela Carter( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forty-two stories. In The Bloody Chamber, a bride discovers she married a sadist, The Quilt Maker is on aging, and Our Lady of the Massacres is on the destruction of Indians
The war of dreams by Angela Carter( Book )

69 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desiderio is a government minister in a otherwise prosperous city. Unfortunately, it is currently under attack by Doctor Hoffman's reality distorting machines. Desiderio has been tasked with assassinating Dr. Hoffman so as to stop the attack
Saints and strangers by Angela Carter( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The passion of new Eve by Angela Carter( Book )

76 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 9 languages and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroes & villains by Angela Carter( Book )

47 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Across a mysterious landscape. . . of ruin and wilderness the Professors are all that remain of human order in the world. Here crops are cultivated, books are still read, children are schooled. But outside the walls of their fortress villages, beasts roam and the land is peopled by savage, strangely costumed barvarians who raid and plunder. Marianne belonged to the people of civilization and reason -- but they young barbarian Jewel has taken her for his own, into a world of animal virility and savage splendor of heroes and villians
Shaking a leg : collected writings by Angela Carter( Book )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume contains a substantial selection of Angela Carter's journalism from the 1960s until her death."--Editor's Note
Sleeping beauty & other favourite fairy tales by Angela Carter( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the stories are by Charles Perrault except two by Madame Le Prince de Beaumont
Love : a novel by Angela Carter( Book )

49 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With surgical precision it charts the destructive emotional war between a young woman, her husband and his disruptive brother as they move through a labyrinth of betrayal, alienation and lost connections
The bloody chamber by Angela Carter( Book )

28 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reprenant une série de dix contes célèbres pour enfant, la romancière britannique entreprend ici une réécriture de ces récits de tradition masculine. Le film a été primé au festival d'Avoriaz 1985
Fireworks by Angela Carter( Book )

57 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this collection of nine short stories, Carter pinpoints the symbolism of city streets and weaves allegories around forests and jungles of strange and erotic landscapes of the imagination
Wayward girls & wicked women : an anthology of stories by Angela Carter( Book )

30 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shadow dance by Angela Carter( Book )

30 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and French and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman fra en engelsk provinsby i 1960'erne. Hovedpersonen er Honeybuzzard, en psykotisk hippie, som manipulerer sine venner til egen fordel
The Old wives' fairy tale book( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Funny, ribald, riduculous, and romantic illustrated wives' tales from around the world feature female protagonists from the silly to the cruel
Black Venus by Angela Carter( Book )

37 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories about people in crisis - some real and some imaginary. One story tells of Lizzie Borden, lying in bed one hot summer's night in a turn-of-the-century New England mill town, dreaming about patricide
Sea-Cat and Dragon King by Angela Carter( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The underwater cat known as Sea-Cat experiences a conflict with the Dragon King when they quarrel over who will own the beautiful catsuit made by the Sea-Cat's mother
 
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Burning your boats : the collected short stories
Alternative Names
Angela Carter Brits schrijver

Angela Carter englische Schriftstellerin

Angela Carter pisarka angielska

Angela Carter scrittrice e giornalista britannica

Angela Carterov

Carter Angela

Carter, Angela 1940-

Carter, Angela Olive 1940-1992

Kārtere, Andžela 1940-1992

Stalker, Angela Olive.

Stalker, Angela Olive 1940-1992

Картер, Анджела

أنجيلا كارتر

앤절라 카터

アンジェラ・カーター

カーター, アンジェラ

安潔拉卡特

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Nights at the circusThe bloody chamber, and other storiesThe Sadeian woman : and the ideology of pornographyThe magic toyshopBurning your boats : the collected short storiesThe war of dreamsSaints and strangersThe passion of new Eve