WorldCat Identities

Magarshack, David

Overview
Works: 212 works in 984 publications in 2 languages and 25,312 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Didactic fiction  Romance fiction  Psychological fiction  Biographies  Detective and mystery fiction  Novels  Historical fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Director, win
Classifications: PG3326, 891.733
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about David Magarshack
 
Most widely held works by David Magarshack
I remember : sketch for an autobiography by Boris Leonidovich Pasternak( Book )

19 editions published between 1959 and 1983 in English and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author's reminiscences of infancy and youth, impressions of outstanding Russian artists, musicians and writers from the 1890's through the 1930's, and critical comments on Shakespeare's plays
Chekhov, the dramatist by David Magarshack( Book )

38 editions published between 1951 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dostoevsky by David Magarshack( Book )

32 editions published between 1960 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literary reminiscences and autobiographical fragments by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev( Book )

14 editions published between 1958 and 2001 in English and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First English translation of the literary memoirs of the great Russian novelist. Includes an essay on Turgenev by Edmund Wilson
Pushkin : a biography by David Magarshack( Book )

20 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chekhov; a life by David Magarshack( Book )

33 editions published between 1952 and 1970 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The real Chekhov : an introduction to Chekhov's last plays by David Magarshack( Book )

20 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters to Georgian friends by Boris Leonidovich Pasternak( Book )

21 editions published between 1967 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gogol : a life by David Magarshack( Book )

23 editions published between 1952 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stanislavsky : a life by David Magarshack( Book )

36 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The overcoat : and other tales of good and evil by Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich Gogolʹ( Book )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1979 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six short stories probe the mind of man to reveal his hidden motives
Anna Karenina : a novel in eight parts by Leo Tolstoy( Book )

13 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sensual, rebellious Anna renounces a respectable yet stifling marriage for an affair that offers passion even as it ensnares her for destruction. Her story contrasts with that of Levin, a young, self- doubting agnostic who takes a different path to fulfillment
Crime and punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

29 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Catholic University of America, Speech and Drama Department, Rev. G.V. Hartke, O.P., Head, presents Dostoievsky's "Crime and Punishment," dramatized by Rodney Ackland, directed by William H. Graham, settings and lighting by James D. Waring, costumes designed by Joseph Lewis
The idiot by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

22 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince Myshkin returns to Russia from a Swiss sanatorium and finds himself a stranger in a society obsessed with wealth, power and sexual conquest. He soon becomes entangled in a love triangle with a notorious kept woman and a beautiful young girl. Myshkin clashes with the emptiness of a society that cannot accommodate his innocence and moral idealism
The torrents of spring by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev( Book )

11 editions published between 1959 and 1999 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows a young Russian landowner named Dimitry Sanin who falls deliriously in love for the first time while visiting the German city of Frankfurt. It is widely held as one Turgenev's greatest novels as well as being highly autobiographical in nature
The storm, and other Russian plays by David Magarshack( Book )

14 editions published between 1900 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turgenev : a life by David Magarshack( Book )

19 editions published between 1900 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donated by Sydney Harris
Selected tales. by N. S Leskov( Book )

8 editions published between 1961 and 1974 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oblomov by Ivan Aleksandrovich Goncharov( Book )

26 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in English and French and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set at the beginning of the nineteenth century, when idleness was still looked upon by Russia's serf-owning rural gentry as a plausible and worthy goal, Ivan Goncharov's Oblomov follows the travails of an unlikely hero, a young aristocrat incapable of making a decision. Indolent, inattentive, incurious, given to daydreaming and procrastination, Oblomov clearly predates the ideal of the industrious modern man
Platonov; a play in four acts and five scenes by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )

11 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Platonov" is the title given to the English version of an 1878 unnamed play by Checkhov about a disillusioned and philandering provincial schoolmaster
 
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The overcoat : and other tales of good and evil
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The overcoat : and other tales of good and evilAnna Karenina : a novel in eight partsCrime and punishmentThe idiotThe torrents of springOblomov
Alternative Names
David Magarshack biograaf

David Magarshack britischer Schriftsteller und Übersetzer

David Magarshack British writer and translator

Magarshack, D.

Давид Магаршак

マガルシャック

Languages
English (435)

French (2)