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Williamson, Edwin

Overview
Works: 30 works in 182 publications in 7 languages and 5,625 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Biographies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Literature 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor
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Most widely held works by Edwin Williamson
The Penguin history of Latin America by Edwin Williamson( Book )

43 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now fully updated to 2009, this acclaimed history of Latin America tells its turbulent story from Columbus to Chavez. Beginning with the Spanish and Portuguese conquests of the New World, it takes in centuries of upheaval, revolution and modernization up to the present day, looking in detail at Argentina, Mexico, Brazil, Chile and Cuba, and gives an overview of the cultural developments that have made Latin America a source of fascination for the world
Borges, a life by Edwin Williamson( Book )

29 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of the Latin American writer and poet draws on interviews and previously unavailable sources to cover such topics as Borges' ancestry in Argentina, the challenges that marked his life, and the evolution of his political ideas
The half-way house of fiction : Don Quixote and Arthurian romance by Edwin Williamson( Book )

17 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cervantes and the modernists : the question of influence( Book )

9 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autoridad y poder en el Siglo de Oro by Edwin Williamson( Book )

9 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desde diversos enfoques, se examinan las prácticas del poder en ámbitos públicos y domésticos, las teorías que lo legitiman o limitan, de las ceremonias que lo ensalzan y los conflictos causados por el ejercicio de la autoridad
La autoridad política y el poder de las letras en el Siglo de Oro by Jesús Ma Usunáriz Garayoa( Book )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Este libro examina las opiniones -críticas feroces y grotescas o alabanzas cortesanas- sobre la figura de los validos y favoritos; se analiza el profundo impacto que suscitaron las tesis de Maquiavelo en las obras de poetas y tratadistas. Calderón, Cervantes, Quevedo, Alemán, Lope de Vega, Guevara, Gracián, Ribadeneyra y un gran número de autores (teólogos, historiadores, arbitristas ...) aparecen en estas páginas como hombres que conocían y participaban de los retos políticos y sociales de su época."--Page 4 of cover
El Quijote y los libros de caballerías by Edwin Williamson( Book )

8 editions published in 1991 in Spanish and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cervantes : essays in memory of E.C. Riley on the quartercentenary of Don Quijote( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Borges : the biography by Edwin Williamson( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cervantes : essays in memory of E.C. Riley on the quatercentenary of 'Don Quijote' by Jeremy Robbins( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume commemorates the quatercentenary of Don Quijote (Part I, 1604-05), widely acknowledged to be the 'first modern novel'. Through Don Quijote , his Exemplary Novels and other major works, Cervantes, Spain's master novelist, has for centuries shaped and profoundly influenced the different literatures and cultures of numerous countries throughout the world. Containing chapters written in both English and Spanish by leading scholars worldwide, this book deals with topics as fundamental and diverse as contested discourses in Don Quijote , psychology and c
Cervantes : essays in memory of E.C. Riley on the quartercentury of Don Quijote( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of the Mine Workers' Union Commission of Enquiry. 1946 by South Africa( Book )

3 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of the Committee of Inquiry into sheltered employment by South Africa( Book )

3 editions published between 1949 and 1950 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La trascendencia de la parodia en el Quijote by Edwin Williamson( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verslag van die Kommissie van Ondersoek na die Mynwerkersunie, 1946( Book )

1 edition published in 1946 in Afrikaans and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Borges : az életút by Edwin Williamson( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in Hungarian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of the Mine Workers' Union Commission on Enquiry, 1946 by South Africa( Book )

1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Borges, o viaţă by Edwin Williamson( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in Romanian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Borges ... ¿filósofo? by Andrés Lema-Hincapié( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Williamson, E. Edwin

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Borges, a lifeCervantes and the modernists : the question of influenceAutoridad y poder en el Siglo de OroCervantes : essays in memory of E.C. Riley on the quartercentenary of Don QuijoteBorges : the biographyCervantes : essays in memory of E.C. Riley on the quatercentenary of 'Don Quijote'Cervantes : essays in memory of E.C. Riley on the quartercentury of Don Quijote