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Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn 1810-1865

Overview
Works: 1,821 works in 7,684 publications in 15 languages and 120,928 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Biography  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television mini-series  Political fiction  Television adaptations  Melodrama 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Illustrator, Creator, Other, Performer, Collector, Recipient, Honoree, Dedicatee
Classifications: PR4710, 823.8
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Most widely held works about Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
 
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Most widely held works by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
Cranford by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

858 editions published between 1800 and 2016 in 16 languages and held by 7,634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cranford is a 19th century English market town, the life of which is dominated by custom and a group of prominent Victorian ladies. This novel was made into a 2007 movie of the same title
The life of Charlotte Brontë by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

563 editions published between 1844 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 5,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the 1857 version of Victorian novelist Elizabeth Gaskell's biography of her fellow author Charlotte Brontë, and includes a critical introduction, and notes on subsequent variations
North and south by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

439 editions published between 1854 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 4,727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Gaskell portrays industrial conditions in various regions of England in this nineteenth-century psychological novel
Mary Barton : a tale of Manchester life by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

393 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Barton, the daughter of a mill hand, is determined to escape poverty, but her life is clouded by the mysterious disappearance of her aunt Esther and by her father's possible involvement in a murder
Wives and daughters by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

337 editions published between 1863 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When seventeen-year-old Molly Gibson's widowed father remarries, her life is turned upside down by the arrival of her vain, manipulative stepmother. She also acquires an intriguing new stepsister, Cynthia, glamorous, sophisticated, and irresistible to every man she meets. The two girls begin to confide in one another and Molly soon finds herself a go-between in Cynthia's love affairs--but in doing so risks losing both her own reputation and the man she secretly loves."--Page 4 of cover
Ruth by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

170 editions published between 1853 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Hilton is an orphaned young seamstress who catches the eye of a gentleman, Henry Bellingham, who is captivated by her simplicity and beauty. When she loses her job and home, he offers her comfort and shelter, only to cruelly desert her soon after. Nearly dead with grief and shame, Ruth is offered the chance of a new life among people who give her love and respect, even though they are at first unaware of her secret--an illegitimate child. When Henry enters her life again, however, Ruth must make the impossible choice between social acceptance and personal pride
Sylvia's lovers by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

233 editions published between 1863 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love and marriage among whale fishers and other humble people in Whitby during the French Wars
Cranford by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Recording )

80 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic portrait of early Victorian life in a country town which describes with poignant wit the uneventful lives of its lady-like inhabitants, offering an ironic commentary on the separate spheres and diverse experiences of men and women
Cousin Phillis and other tales by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

141 editions published between 1864 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cousin Phillis" (1864) is a novella by Elizabeth Gaskell originally published in four parts, though a fifth and sixth part were planned. The story is about Paul Manning, a youth of nineteen who moves to the country and befriends his mother's family and his (second) cousin Phillis Holman, who is confused by her own placement at the edge of adolescence.-- Excerpted from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cranford ; and, Cousin Phillis by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

45 editions published between 1900 and 2009 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this poignant comedy of early Victorian life, Elizabeth Gaskell explores the effects of Victorian commerce and imperial expansion on the survival of customs from earlier times. This new edition includes an introduction by Patricia Ingham that places the novel in its literary and historical context
Mrs. Gaskell's Tales of mystery and horror by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

12 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dark night's work, and other stories by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

60 editions published between 1863 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fantastic work of classic English literature from the author of Cranford, Elizabeth Gaskell
My Lady Ludlow by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

64 editions published between 1858 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lady Ludlow is absolute mistress of Hanbury Court and an opponent of anything that might disturb the class system into which she was born. She will keep no servant who can read and write and insists that the lower orders have no rights, but only duties. But the winds of change are blowing through the village of Hanbury. The vicar, Mr. Gray, wishes to start a Sunday school for religious reasons; Mr. Horner wants to educate the citizens for economic reasons. But Lady Ludlow is not as rigid as one may think
The moorland cottage by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

44 editions published between 1850 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life story of a very different sister and brother, Maggie and Edward Browne, children of the late curate of Combehurst, who live with their grieving widow mother in the moorland cottage of the novel title. For years Maggie, gentle, dutiful, and loving, does what she can on behalf of her brother, the overbearing and selfish Edward, and yet their mother continues to prefer her son to the very end. A complicated and touching story of familial bonds and the search for happiness by the talented contemporary of Charlotte Brontë. --Publisher
Cranford by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In het Engelse plaatsje Cranford in 1842 wordt het dagelijks leven van een aantal dames opgeschrikt door de komst van de spoorlijn
Curious, if true : strange tales by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

21 editions published between 1861 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. This book features a table of contents linked to every chapter. The book was designed for optimal navigation on the Kindle, PDA, Smartphone, and other electronic readers. It is formatted to display on all electronic devices including the Kindle, Smartphones and other Mobile Devices with a small display. TABLE OF CONTENTS:The Old Nurse's Story The Poor Clare Lois the WitchThe Grey Woman Curious, If True
Private voices : the diaries of Elizabeth Gaskell and Sophia Holland by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

8 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"These two diaries, by the nineteenth-century novelist Elizabeth Gaskell and her cousin Sophia Holland, provide us with uniquely personal and revealing accounts of Victorian womanhood and motherhood. The record the first few years of life of Marianne (Elizabeth Gaskell's daughter) and Edward Thurstan (Sophia's son). This is the first critical edition of the Gaskell diary, previously published in a limited edition of only fifty copies in 1923, and the first ever publication of the Holland diary." "As a piece of social history, these diaries document the challenges, dilemmas and rewards of Victorian parenthood."--Jacket
The letters of Mrs. Gaskell by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

14 editions published between 1966 and 1997 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This collection of letters includes correspondence between Mrs Gaskell and over 100 coresspondents including: Carlyle; Ruskin; Rossetti; Dickens; and the Brownings. In addition Mrs Gaskell's own writing is considered, including her biography of Charlotte Bronte."--Amazon.com
Wives and daughters by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Visual )

19 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stunning story of romance, scandal, and the intrigues of English life, based on Elizabeth Gaskell's humorous and endearing novel
Cranford, and other tales by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

16 editions published between 1890 and 2000 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
North and south
Alternative Names
Angielka

Author of Mary Barton 1810-1865

Author of ”Mary Barton“, ”Ruth“ etc.

Cleghorn Gaskell , Elizabeth

Cleghorn Gaskell, Elizabeth 1810-1865

Elizabet Qaskel

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Elizabeth Gaskell romancière britannique

Elizabeth Gaskell romancista e contista britânica durante a Era vitoriana

Elizabeth Gaskell scrittrice britannica

Elizabeth Gaskell skieuse alpine autrichienne

Elizabeth Gaskellová

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Gaskell, Elisabeth 1810-1865

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Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn Stevenson

Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn Stevenson 1810-1865

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Gaskell, Isabel C., 1810-1865

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Gaskell-Stevenson, E.C., 1810-1865

Gaskella, Elizabete, 1810-1865

Gyasukeru Fujin

Mills, Cotton Mather 1810-1865

Mrs. Gaskell 1810-1865

Stevenson , Elizabeth

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Stevenson, Elizabeth C. 1810-1865

Stevenson, Elizabeth Cleghorn, 1810-1865

Stevenson Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn, 1810-1865

Гаскел Е. Э. 1810-1865

Гаскел Э. 1810-1865

Гаскелл, Элизабет

Гаскель Е. 1810-1865

Гаскель Э. 1810-1865

Елизабет Гаскел

Элизабет Гаскелл английская писательница

Элизабет Клегорн Гаскелл

Элізабет Гаскел

Єлизавета Гаскель Єлизавета Гаскель

Էլիզաբեթ Գասկելլ

אליזבת גאסקל

אליזבת גאסקל סופרת בריטית

גסקל, אליזבת, 1810-1865

إليزابيث غاسكل

الیزابت گاسکل نویسنده بریتانیایی

개스켈, 엘리자베스 1810-1865

개스켈, 엘리자베스 클레그헌 1810-1865

エリザベス・ギャスケル

ギャスケル

ギャスケル, エリザベス

ギャスケル, エリザベス・クレグホーン

ギャスケル フジン

ギャスケル夫人

伊莉莎白·蓋斯凱爾

伊丽莎白·盖斯凯尔

盖斯凯尓夫人

Languages
English (3,446)

French (54)

Spanish (29)

German (21)

Polish (13)

Italian (10)

Chinese (9)

Swedish (6)

Russian (6)

Dutch (6)

Danish (5)

Japanese (3)

Czech (3)

Romanian (2)

Catalan (1)

Covers
The life of Charlotte BrontëNorth and southMary Barton : a tale of Manchester lifeWives and daughtersRuthSylvia's loversCranfordCousin Phillis and other tales