WorldCat Identities

Magarshack, David

Overview
Works: 172 works in 837 publications in 2 languages and 23,823 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Didactic fiction  Romance fiction  Biography  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical fiction  History 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, tra
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 )

20 editions published between 1959 and 1983 in English and held by 1,410 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 )

35 editions published between 1951 and 1980 in English and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dostoevsky by David Magarshack( Book )

30 editions published between 1960 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1958 and 2001 in English and held by 1,099 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 )

17 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 1957 and 1979 in English and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six short stories probe the mind of man to reveal his hidden motives
Chekhov; a life by David Magarshack( Book )

31 editions published between 1952 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

17 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters to Georgian friends by Boris Leonidovich Pasternak( Book )

18 editions published between 1967 and 1971 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna Karenina : a novel in eight parts by Leo Tolstoy( Book )

12 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in English and held by 808 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
Gogol : a life by David Magarshack( Book )

21 editions published between 1952 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stanislavsky : a life by David Magarshack( Book )

36 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime and punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

35 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supreme masterpiece recounts in feverish, compelling tones the story of Raskolnikov, an impoverished student tormented by his own nihilism, and the struggle between good and evil
The idiot by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

24 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After fifteen years of treatment for epilepsy in a Swiss institution, Prince Mishkin returns to St. Petersburg to find a jaded mid-19th century social world. At first, the kindly, almost childlike prince is taken for an idiot. But the two most beautiful women in town are soon competing for his affections in a duel that grows increasingly dangerous
The torrents of spring by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev( Book )

11 editions published between 1959 and 1967 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to Russia from Italy, twenty-three-year-old Dimitry Sanin breaks his journey in Frankfurt. There, he encounters the beautiful Gemma Roselli and falls in love. He decides to begin a new life and sell his Russian estates. But when he meets the potential buyer, Madame Polozov, his vulnerability makes him prey for a destructive infatuation
The storm, and other Russian plays by David Magarshack( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 1967 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Occasional writings by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1997 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turgenev : a life by David Magarshack( Book )

14 editions published between 1954 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected tales. by N. S Leskov( Book )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Platonov; a play in four acts and five scenes by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )

10 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and held by 594 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 springOccasional writings
Alternative Names
David Magarshack britischer Schriftsteller und Übersetzer

David Magarshack British writer and translator

Magarshack, D.

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Languages
English (418)

French (2)