WorldCat Identities

Easson, Angus

Overview
Works: 63 works in 283 publications in 1 language and 4,884 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Political fiction  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Satire  Religious fiction  Didactic fiction  Bildungsromans 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Commentator for written text
Classifications: PR4710, 823.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Angus Easson
North and south by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

48 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moving from the industrial riots of discontented millworkers through to the unsought passions of a middle-class woman, and from religious crises of conscience to the ethics of naval mutiny, it poses fundamental questions about the nature of social authority and obedience. Through the story of Margaret Hale, the middle-class southerner who moves to the northern industrial town of Milton, Gaskell skilfully explores issues of class and gender in the conflict between Margaret's ready sympathy with the workers and her growing attraction to the charismatic mill ownder, John Thornton. This new revised and expanded edition sets the novel in the context of Victorian social and medical debate
Elizabeth Gaskell by Angus Easson( Book )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wives and daughters by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

16 editions published between 1906 and 2008 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wives and Daughters, Elizabeth Gaskell's last novel, is regarded by many as her masterpiece. Molly Gibson is the daughter of the doctor in the small provincial town of Hollingford. Her widowed father marries a second time to give Molly the woman's pres
Mary Barton : a tale of Manchester life by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

18 editions published between 1911 and 2005 in English and held by 423 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
The life of Charlotte Brontë by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Gaskell's The Life of Charlotte Bronte (1857) is a pioneering biography of one great Victorian woman novelist by another. Gaskell was a friend of Bronte's and, having been invited to write the official life, determined to both tell the truth
Elizabeth Gaskell : the critical heritage( Book )

13 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cousin Phillis and other tales by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and held by 302 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
Ruth by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 298 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
History and the novel( Book )

9 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerard Manley Hopkins by Angus Easson( Book )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerard Mariley Hopkins was among the most innovative writers of the Victorian period. Experimental and idiosyncratic, his work remains important for any student of nineteenth-century literature and culture. Part of the Routledge Guides to Literature series, this volume is essential reading for all those beginning detailed study of Gerard Mariley Hopkins and seeking not only a guide to his works but also a way through the wealth of contextual and critical material that surrounds them. Arugue Eatton is Emeritus Professor of English, University of Salford, UK. --Book Jacket
The old curiosity shop by Charles Dickens( Book )

25 editions published between 1972 and 1987 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1841
The letters of Charles Dickens by Charles Dickens( Book )

10 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Dorrit by Charles Dickens( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Dorrit grows up in Marshalsea prison, where her father is confined for his debts, and she helps to feed the family with her needlework until her father receives an inheritance when she is in her teens, and more problems ensue
Charles Dickens Hard times: critical commentary and notes by Angus Easson( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lapidary Wordsworth : epitaphs and inscriptions by Angus Easson( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

G.M. Hopkins by Angus Easson( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

D.H. Lawrence : the rainbow by Angus Easson( Recording )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Wordsworth, the Lyrical Ballads: intentions and themes. Three poems: Simon Lee, Tintern Abbey, Michael by Angus Easson( Recording )

4 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The warden by Anthony Trollope( )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first of Trollope's popular Barsetshire novels, set in the fictional cathedral town of Barchester, The Warden centers on the honorable cleric Septimus Harding, one of Trollope's most memorable characters. When Harding is accused of mismanaging church funds, his predicament lays bare the complexities of the Victorian world and of nineteenth-century provincial life
The Works of Elizabeth Gaskell, Part I by Joanne Shattock( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of texts by Elizabeth Gaskell, accompanied by annotations. It brings together Gaskell academics to provide readers with scholarship on her work and seeks to bring the crusading spirit and genius of the writer into the 21st century to take her place as a major Victorian writer
 
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Wives and daughters
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Wives and daughtersMary Barton : a tale of Manchester lifeThe life of Charlotte BrontëCousin Phillis and other talesRuthHistory and the novelGerard Manley HopkinsThe old curiosity shop