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Hogarth, C. J.

Overview
Works: 108 works in 376 publications in 2 languages and 10,284 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Christian fiction  Historical fiction  Picaresque fiction  Satirical literature  Satire  Biography  Autobiographical fiction 
Roles: Translator, Author, Author of introduction, Editor, Contributor
Classifications: PG3421, 891.733
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Most widely held works about C. J Hogarth
 
Most widely held works by C. J Hogarth
Otrochestvo by Leo Tolstoy( )

14 editions published between 1854 and 2016 in English and held by 1,752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leo Tolstoy, author of such masterpieces of fiction as War and Peace and Anna Karenina, also wrote extensively about his own life experiences. In this series of essays, Tolstoy presents a creatively re-imagined version of his earliest recollections and influences
The gambler, Bobok [and] A nasty story by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( )

21 editions published between 1867 and 2012 in English and held by 1,526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At length I returned from two weeks leave of absence to find that my patrons had arrived three days ago in Roulettenberg. I received from them a welcome quite different to that which I had expected. The General eyed me coldly, greeted me in rather haughty fashion, and dismissed me to pay my respects to his sister. It was clear that from SOMEWHERE money had been acquired. I thought I could even detect a certain shamefacedness in the General's glance. Maria Philipovna, too, seemed distraught, and conversed with me with an air of detachment. Nevertheless, she took the money which I handed to her, counted it, and listened to what I had to tell. To luncheon there were expected that day a Monsieur Mezentsov, a French lady, and an Englishman; for, whenever money was in hand, a banquet in Muscovite style was always given. Polina Alexandrovna, on seeing me, inquired why I had been so long away. Then, without waiting for an answer, she departed. Evidently this was mere accident, and I felt that I must throw some light upon matters. It was high time that I did so
Nikolenka's childhood by Leo Tolstoy( )

6 editions published between 1852 and 2016 in English and held by 1,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Childhood is the first published novel by Leo Tolstoy, released under the initials L.N. in the November 1852 issue of the popular Russian literary journal The Contemporary. It is the first in a series of three novels and is followed by Boyhood and Youth. Published when Tolstoy was just twenty-three years old, the book was an immediate success, earning notice from other Russian novelists including Ivan Turgenev, who heralded the young Tolstoy as a major up-and-coming figure in Russian literature. Childhood is an exploration of the inner life of a young boy, Nikolenka, and one of the books in Russian writing to explore an expressionistic style, mixing fact, fiction and emotions to render the moods and reactions of the narrator. Count Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy; (1828-1910), also known as Leo Tolstoy, was a Russian writer who primarily wrote novels and short stories. Tolstoy was a master of realistic fiction and is widely considered one of the world's greatest novelists. He is best known for two long novels, War and Peace (1869) and Anna Karenina (1877). Tolstoy is one of the giants of Russian literature. His contemporaries paid him lofty tributes. Fyodor Dostoyevsky thought him the greatest of all living novelists. Later critics and novelists continue to bear testament to Tolstoy's art. Virginia Woolf declared him the greatest of all novelists. James Joyce noted that, "He is never dull, never stupid, never tired, never pedantic, never theatrical!". Thomas Mann wrote of Tolstoy's seemingly guileless artistry: "Seldom did art work so much like nature". [Elib]
Poor folk by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( )

15 editions published between 1846 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delve into the always-timely issue of poverty and socio-economic marginalization in the first novel by acclaimed Russian fiction writer Fyodor Dostoyevsky. Poor Folk recounts the trials and tribulations -- and all-too-rare moments of triumph -- experienced by several groups of destitute peasants in nineteenth-century Russia
Childhood, boyhood and youth by Leo Tolstoy( Book )

18 editions published between 1895 and 2014 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tolstoy's first novel, originally published in three successive volumes, tells of the journey of an aristocratic Russian boy from childhood through young adulthood, detailing his emotional growing pains, inner conflicts, sensitivities, and relationships with adults, and focusing on the conflict between natural truth and social conventions
Through Russia by Maksim Gorky( Book )

14 editions published between 1921 and 1967 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poor folk & the gambler by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

22 editions published between 1915 and 2007 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translated from the Russian
Letters from the underworld by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

13 editions published between 1913 and 2017 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widely considered to be the first existentialist novel, this book follows the thoughts of a bitter, isolated man
A history of Russia by V. O Kli︠u︡chevskiĭ( Book )

12 editions published between 1913 and 1989 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprehensive social, dynastic and institutional history that treats the rise of the Muscovite autocracy and development of serfdom
Quo Vadis by Henryk Sienkiewicz( Book )

26 editions published between 1922 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Quo Vadis is Latin for "Where are you going?" and alludes to a New Testament verse (John 13:36). The verse, in the King James Version, reads as follows, "Simon Peter said unto him, Lord, whither goest thou? Jesus answered him, Whither I go, thou canst not follow me now; but thou shalt follow me afterwards."Quo Vadis tells of a love that develops between a young Christian woman, Ligia (or Lygia), and Marcus Vinicius, a Roman patrician. It takes place in the city of Rome under the rule of emperor Nero around AD 64.Sienkiewicz studied the Roman Empire extensively prior to writing the novel, with the aim of getting historical details correct. As such, several historical figures appear in the book. As a whole, the novel carries a powerful pro-Christian message." -- wikipedia.org
Fathers and sons : the author on the novel, contemporary reactions, essays in criticism by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev( Book )

10 editions published between 1862 and 1961 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conflict between two generations in Tsarist Russia, with the nihilist Bazarov representing the revolt of the young free-thinking intellectuals, embodying the spirit of revolution. Paul Petrovitch speaks for the older generation which accepts the need for gradual reform, up to a point
Letters from the underworld, The gentle maiden. The landlady by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

12 editions published between 1913 and 1973 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories & dramas by Leo Tolstoy( Book )

7 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gambler by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( )

10 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gambler paints a stark picture of the attractions-and addictions-of gambling. Using skillful characterization, Dostoevsky faithfully depicts life among the gambling set in old Germany. This probing psychological novel explores the tangled love affairs and complicated lives of Alexei Ivanovitch, a young gambler, and Polina Alexandrovna, the woman he loves
Oblomov by Ivan Aleksandrovich Goncharov( Book )

7 editions published between 1915 and 2009 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedic story about a member of the landed gentry of nineteenth-century Russia whose indolence destroys his life
Dead souls by Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich Gogolʹ( Book )

1 edition published in 1916 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic masterpiece about Chechikov, a trafficker in souls (adult male serfs), who can still be of profit even when dead
A history of Russia by N Brǐanchaninov( Book )

3 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rasputin by Iv Nazhivin( Book )

2 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animal and human inhabitants of a farm quack, neigh, say, "Shoo! Shoo!" and otherwise communicate in their own fashion
Through Russia : a book of stories by Maksim Gorky( Book )

15 editions published between 1916 and 2006 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories of vagabond life, with their wealth of incident, variety and character
The story of a peasant by Erckmann-Chatrian( Book )

2 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Otrochestvo
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The gambler, Bobok [and] A nasty storyNikolenka's childhoodPoor folkChildhood, boyhood and youthPoor folk & the gamblerThe gamblerOblomovThrough Russia : a book of stories
Alternative Names
Charles James Hogarth traductor del ruso al inglés

Charles James Hogarth translator from Russian to English

Charles James Hogarth Übersetzer Russisch-Englisch

Hogarth, C. J.

Hogarth, Charles James

Languages
English (229)

Spanish (2)