WorldCat Identities

Elton, Oliver 1861-1945

Overview
Works: 282 works in 1,151 publications in 3 languages and 12,650 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Sources  Bibliography  Novels in verse  Fiction  Legends  Biography 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR441, 820.9
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A survey of English literature, 1730-1780 by Oliver Elton( Book )

38 editions published between 1928 and 1977 in English and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1: Prospective - Memoirs and letters - Memoirs and letters: Women - The essay: Goldsmith - Johnson and Boswell - The novel: Samuel Richardson - Fielding and Smollett - Sterne: other fiction - Comedy - Tragedy - Followers of Pope, Milton and Spenser; Volume 2: Poetry - The Wartons, Collins and Gray - Poetry after 1760 - Critics - Philosophy and letters - Divinity and letters - Some political writers - History and letters
A survey of English literature, 1780-1830 by Oliver Elton( Book )

69 editions published between 1912 and 1978 in English and Dutch and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1: Anticipations - The end of classical verse: Crabbe - William Cowper - Scottish lyric: Robert Burns and others - William Blake - The novel of manners and Jane Austen - The novel of suspense - Prose of doctrine: Scottish philosophy and Burke - Scott's verse - Scott: Waverley novels - Other novelists - Official reviewers
A survey of English literature, 1830-1880 by Oliver Elton( Book )

66 editions published between 1920 and 1978 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saxo Grammaticus & the life of Hamlet : a translation, history, and commentary by Saxo( Book )

49 editions published between 1894 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Drayton: a critical study by Oliver Elton( Book )

31 editions published between 1905 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern studies by Oliver Elton( Book )

22 editions published between 1907 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays and addresses by Oliver Elton( Book )

18 editions published between 1919 and 1977 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses Shakespeare, Byron, Robert Bridges, Alexander Pushkin, Chekhov, Karel Ĉapek, George Saintsbury, James Fitzmaurice-Kelly, and others
The English muse, a sketch by Oliver Elton( Book )

32 editions published between 1193 and 1950 in English and Undetermined and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of English literature 1780-1880 by Oliver Elton( Book )

9 editions published between 1920 and 1927 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Augustan ages by Oliver Elton( Book )

30 editions published between 1899 and 2012 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starting in the third quarter of the seventeenth century, Europe enjoyed a literary flowering--a rebirth of interest in classical values and rational principles of discourse, exemplified in French and British prose, verse, and drama. This 1899 overview of that literary landscape (and touching on the writings of other European countries as well) brought its author a reputation as "a scholar on the heroic scale of learning."
The sources of Hamlet; with an essay on the legend by Israel Gollancz( Book )

8 editions published between 1926 and 1967 in English and Latin and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a series of essays, the author theorizes on the Icelandic, Nordic, and Celtic sources for Shakespeare's play, Hamlet. Includes both the Latin version (1514) and the 1894 English translation of Hamlet from the Historia Danica of Saxo Grammaticus and the French with English translation of F. De Bel-leforest's Le cinqviesme tome des histories tragives (1582), The historie of Hamblet (1608), which the author feels are the two most significant sources for the bard
An introduction to Michael Drayton by Oliver Elton( Book )

26 editions published between 1895 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verse from Pushkin and others by Oliver Elton( Book )

9 editions published between 1935 and 1971 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

C.E. Montague : a memoir by Oliver Elton( Book )

13 editions published between 1929 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dickens and Thackeray by Oliver Elton( Book )

24 editions published between 1921 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tennyson and Matthew Arnold by Oliver Elton( Book )

20 editions published between 1924 and 1978 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Bridges and the testament of beauty by Oliver Elton( Book )

18 editions published between 1932 and 1978 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Style in Shakespeare by Oliver Elton( Book )

17 editions published between 1936 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sheaf of papers by Oliver Elton( Book )

15 editions published between 1922 and 1977 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evgeny Onegin by Aleksandr Sergeevich Pushkin( Book )

13 editions published between 1937 and 1957 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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An introduction to Michael Drayton
Alternative Names
Oliver Elton biografo e critico letterario inglese

Oliver Elton British academic

Oliver Elton Brits biograaf (1861-1945)

Languages
English (548)

Latin (1)

Dutch (1)

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