WorldCat Identities

Pike, Burton

Overview
Works: 26 works in 114 publications in 3 languages and 3,970 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Autobiographical fiction  Psychological fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories  Diary fiction  Poetry  Satire  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Other
Classifications: PT2625.U8, 833.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Burton Pike
The image of the city in modern literature by Burton Pike( Book )

16 editions published between 1981 and 1999 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge by Rainer Maria Rilke( )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"First published in 1910, Rilke's The Notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge is one of the first great modernist novels: [Set in Paris], partly a ghost story, partly an autobiography, and partly the diary of a young poet teaching himself how to see the world, this new translation by acclaimed translator Burton Pike captures not only the beauty but also the strangeness and spirit of the original"--Page four of cover
Robert Musil; an introduction to his work by Burton Pike( Book )

23 editions published between 1961 and 1986 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six early stories by Thomas Mann( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume includes wonderful examples of the long tradition of storytelling, and even more revelatory in regard to Mann's themes and styles. (This collection) "provides an extraordinary insight into the changes that were taking place on the European literary scene in the 1890s, as the decadence and fatigue of the fin-de-siecle was giving way to an energetic post-Nietzschean modernism"
Precision and soul : essays and addresses by Robert Musil( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected writings by Robert Musil( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and German and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sufferings of young Werther by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The classic story of Werther, a young man "seeking the infinite" in an art he cannot master and a woman he cannot have-- the prototype of the Romantic hero in a work that anticipated the Romantic Age"--Jacket
Isle of the dead by Gerhard Meier( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man without qualities by Robert Musil( Book )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ulrich has no qualities in the sense that his self-awareness is completely divorced from his abilities. He is drawn into a project, the "Parallel Campaign", to celebrate the 70th anniversary of Emperor Franz Joseph's coronation in 1918
The man without qualities by Robert Musil( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Musil by Burton Pike( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man without qualities volume I by Robert Musil( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translation of the first two books of Musil's novel about 20th century Vienna, "Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften."
The man without qualities by Robert Musil( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse in romanvorm van de ontbindende krachten die aan de vooravond van de Eerste Wereldoorlog op de constitutie van Europa inwerkten, met name in Oostenrijk
Kindai bungaku to toshi( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perspective and characterization in the works of Robert Musil by Burton Pike( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sorrows of young Werther = Die Leiden des jungen Werther by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book has been a beacon for generations of readers, especially the young. [In the book, the translator] gives a startling new voice to the original ideas, anguish, and ardor of this seminal novel. - Back cover
The man without qualities by Robert Musil( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Objects vs. people in the recent German novel by Burton Pike( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Selected Writings : Young Törless, Three women, the perfectioning of love, and other writings by Robert Musil( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Six early stories
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Six early storiesPrecision and soul : essays and addressesSelected writingsThe sufferings of young WertherIsle of the deadThe man without qualitiesThe man without qualitiesThe man without qualities volume I
Alternative Names
Burton Pike Amerikaans germanist

Burton Pike translator

Burton Pike US-amerikanischer Germanist und Literaturwissenschaftler

Pike, Burton Emanuel

Pike, Emanuel Burton.

パイク, バートン

Languages
English (102)

Japanese (2)

German (1)