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Easson, Angus

Overview
Works: 63 works in 261 publications in 1 language and 4,762 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Political fiction  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Satire  Records and correspondence  Religious fiction  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Commentator for written text
Classifications: PR4710, 823.8
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Most widely held works by Angus Easson
Elizabeth Gaskell by Angus Easson( Book )

27 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

North and south by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

49 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and held by 873 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
Wives and daughters by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

16 editions published between 1906 and 2008 in English and held by 537 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 )

17 editions published between 1911 and 2005 in English and held by 411 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 380 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 Charlotte Bronte, and, having been invited to write the official life, determined both to tell the truth and to honour her friend. She contacted those who had known Charlotte and travelled extensively in England and Belgium to gather material. She wrote from a vivid accumulation of letters, interviews, and observation, establishing the details of Charlotte's life and recreating her background. Through an often difficult and demanding process, Gaskell created a vital sense of a life hidden from the world
Cousin Phillis and other tales by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cousin Phillis is generally regarded as Elizabeth Gaskell's finest work in the short novel. This collection also includes Company Manners, Mr. Harrison's Confessions and The Sexton's Hero
Ruth by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ruth Hilton, an orphan and dressmaker's assistant, is seduced and heartlessly deserted by the wealthy Henry Bellingham. Mrs Gaskell tells the story of Ruth's love for her child; her new life in the home of Thurston Benson, a dissenting minister; the misery caused by the tyrannical Mr. Bradshaw, in whose house she finds employment as a governess; and the cruel twist of fate that confronts her again with her worthless lover, with appalling consequences"--Back cover
History and the novel( Book )

9 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 243 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 letters of Charles Dickens by Charles Dickens( Book )

10 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 72 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

Essays and studies by Angus Easson( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters of Charles Dickens by Charles Dickens( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth: Edited with an Introduction and Notes by Angus Easson (Penguin Classics) by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
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
 
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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 letters of Charles Dickens