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Landa, Louis A. 1901-1989

Overview
Works: 64 works in 326 publications in 1 language and 7,183 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Satire  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  Essays  Biography  Bibliography  Diary fiction 
Roles: Editor, Author, Author of introduction, Other, Speaker, edi
Classifications: PR3724, 823.5
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Most widely held works by Louis A Landa
Pope and his contemporaries, essays presented to George Sherburn by James L Clifford( Book )

35 editions published between 1949 and 1978 in English and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journal of the plague year, being observations or memorials of the most remarkable occurrences, as well publick as private, which happened in London during the last Great Visitation in 1665 by Daniel Defoe( Book )

33 editions published between 1886 and 2009 in English and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defoe's account of the bubonic plague that swept London in 1665 remains as vivid as it is harrowing. Based on Defoe's own childhood memories and prodigious research, A Journal of the Plague Year walks the line between fiction, history, and reportage. In meticulous and unsentimental detail it renders the daily life of a city under siege; the often gruesome medical precautions and practices of the time
The Augustan milieu: essays presented to Louis A. Landa: by Henry Knight Miller( Book )

9 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swift and the Church of Ireland by Louis A Landa( Book )

16 editions published between 1954 and 1965 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gulliver's travels, and other writings. With an introd. and commentaries by Ricardo Quintana by Jonathan Swift( Book )

11 editions published between 1060 and 1976 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Appreciated by children as an adventure story and by adults as a devastating satire of society, "Gulliver's Travels" is a fascinating blend of travelogue, realism, symbolism, and fantastic voyage--all with a serious philosophical intent
Essays in eighteenth-century English literature by Louis A Landa( Book )

10 editions published between 1966 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jonathan Swift, a list of critical studies published from 1895 to 1945 by Louis A Landa( Book )

26 editions published between 1945 and 1975 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gulliver's travels: an authoritative text, the correspondence of Swift, Pope's verses on Gulliver's travels [and] critical essays by Jonathan Swift( Book )

20 editions published between 1960 and 1981 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voyages of an Englishman carry him to such strange places as Lilliput, where people are six inches tall; Brobdingnag, a land of giants; and a country ruled by horses
Irish tracts, 1720-1723, and sermons by Jonathan Swift( Book )

26 editions published between 1948 and 1968 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Journal of the plague year : authoritative text, backgrounds, contexts, criticism by Daniel Defoe( Book )

31 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Casement violently opened just over my Head, and a Woman gave three frightful Skreetches, and then cry'd, Oh! Death, Death, Death!'Purporting to be an eye-witness account, the Journal of the Plague Year is a record of the devastation wrought by the Great Plague of 1665 on the city of London. Defoe's fictional narrator, known only as 'H. F.', recounts in vivid detail the progress of the disease and the desperate attempts to contain it. He catalogues the rising death toll and the transformation of the city as its citizens flee and those who remain live in fear and despair. Above all it is the
Reflections on Dr. Swift's letter to Harley : (1712) by Oldmixon( Book )

5 editions published between 1948 and 1967 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A proposal for correcting the English tongue, polite conversation, etc. by Jonathan Swift( Book )

16 editions published between 1953 and 1973 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English Literature 1660 - 1800 : a bibliography of modern studies compiled for Philological Quarterly( Book )

4 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Prose writings] by Jonathan Swift( Book )

in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prose works of Jonathan Swift by Jonathan Swift( Book )

4 editions published between 1948 and 1968 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swift's economic views and mercantilism by Louis A Landa( Book )

4 editions published between 1941 and 1943 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irish tracts, 1720-1923, and sermons by Jonathan Swift( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English literature, volume 1 by Louis A Landa( Book )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first of two volumes which will make available in convenient form the annual bibliographies of 18th century scholarship published for the past 25 years in the Philological Quarterly. Volume 1 includes the years 1926-1938. By means of lithography the original issues are exactly reproduced with retention of all critical annotations. Originally published in 1950. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
English literature, volume 2 by Louis A Landa( Book )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two volumes containing the annual bibliographies of 18th century scholarship published in the Philological Quarterly. "An excellent aid to the student of 18th century literature."--Saturday Review. Volume 2, 1939-1950, includes consolidated index for both volumes. Originally published in 1952. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
English Literature 1660 - 1800 : a bibliography of modern studies compiled for Philological Quarterly( Book )

2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Philological Quarterly's annual bibliographies of modern studies in English neoclassical literature, published originally from 1961 to 1970, are reproduced in two volumes. Readers will find the same features that distinguished earlier compilations in the series: inclusive listing of significant works published in each year (including sections on the historical and cultural background as well as literature), authoritative reviews of important works, critical comments, and a full index that is in itself an indispensable reference tool
 
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Gulliver's travels, and other writings. With an introd. and commentaries by Ricardo Quintana
Alternative Names
Landa, Louis 1901-1989

Landa, Louis A.

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English (261)

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Gulliver's travels, and other writings. With an introd. and commentaries by Ricardo QuintanaGulliver's travels: an authoritative text, the correspondence of Swift, Pope's verses on Gulliver's travels [and] critical essaysA Journal of the plague year : authoritative text, backgrounds, contexts, criticism