WorldCat Identities

Swanwick, Anna 1813-1899

Overview
Works: 170 works in 560 publications in 3 languages and 4,222 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Illustrated works  Tragedies (Drama)  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drames à clef  Fiction  Coming-of-age drama  Biographical drama  Poetry 
Roles: Translator, Author, Contributor, Creator, Recipient
Classifications: PT2026.F2, 832.6
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Most widely held works about Anna Swanwick
 
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Faust : a tragedy : backgrounds and sources, the author on the drama, contemporary reactions, modern criticism by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )

139 editions published between 1800 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goethe's most complex and profound work, Faust was the effort of the great poet's entire lifetime. Written over 60 years, it can be read as a document of Goethe's moral and artistic development
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe: Faust, part I, Egmont, Hermann and Dorothea; Christopher Marlowe: Doctor Faustus by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )

6 editions published between 1909 and 1937 in English and German and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Maiden of Orleans, a romantic tragedy by Friedrich Schiller( Book )

22 editions published between 1881 and 2017 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friedrich Schiller, geboren am 10.11.1759 in Marbach (Württ.). Sohn des Militärwundarztes J.C. Schiller. Kindheit und Jugend in ärmlichen Verhältnissen. Dorfschule, Lateinschule, auf Befehl des Herzogs Karl Eugen 1773 Eintritt in die Karlsschule, dort Medizinstudium ab 1776. 1780 Regimentsmedicus in Stuttgart. Arrest und Schreibverbot wegen Aufführung der "Räuber" in Mannheim. Flucht über Mannheim, Leipzig, Dresden nach Weimar (1787). 1789 Ernennung zum a.o. Prof. der Geschichte und Philosophie in Jena. 1799 erneute Übersiedelung nach Weimar. Schiller starb am 9.5.1805 in Weimar
The dramatic works of J.W. Goethe by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )

24 editions published between 1879 and 1918 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic works of Goethe: comprising Faust, Iphigenia in Tauris, Torquato Tasso, Egmont by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )

28 editions published between 1850 and 1878 in English and German and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iphigenia in Tauris, a play in five acts by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )

15 editions published between 1843 and 2014 in English and German and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Greek fleet bound for Troy is becalmed. For the sake of a wind, Agamemnon, leader of the Greek forces, is persuaded that he must sacrifice his daughter Iphigenia. But as the priest raises his knife to slit the child's throat, the goddess Diana spirits her away. Clytemnestra, Agamemnon's wife, believing her beloved daughter to be dead, slays her husband in revenge on his return from the Trojan wars. Their son, Orestes, avenges his father's death by killing his mother. Now, years later, as Iphigenia, a prisoner of the temple of Diana, looks across the sea to Greece, longing to return home, her brother Orestes arrives
Aeschylus. by Aeschylus( Book )

11 editions published between 1873 and 1907 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the seven extant plays of Aeschylus
Faust by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enduring legend of the old philosopher who sells his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge and power
Poets the interpreters of their age by Anna Swanwick( Book )

4 editions published between 1892 and 2010 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iphigenia in Tauris, Torquato Tasso, Goetz von Berlichingen by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )

5 editions published in 1902 in English and Latin and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic works of Goethe : including Iphigenia in Tauris, Torquto Tasso, Goetz Von Berlichingen, and the fellow-culprits by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )

13 editions published between 1882 and 1885 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faust; a dramatic poem. [in two parts] by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )

8 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragedy of Faust by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )

7 editions published between 1882 and 1970 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramas of Frederick Schiller: Don Carlos, Mary Stuart, the maid of Orleans, the bride of Messina by Friedrich Schiller( Book )

4 editions published between 1901 and 1920 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schiller's complete works by Friedrich Schiller( Book )

2 editions published in 1861 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faust (part I), Egmont [and] Hermann and Dorothea by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )

6 editions published between 1909 and 1993 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramas by Aeschylus( Book )

8 editions published between 1881 and 1907 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations of Goethe's Faust by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )

8 editions published between 1879 and 1893 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical dramas by Friedrich Schiller( Book )

4 editions published between 1847 and 1877 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical dramas, etc. : Don Carlos.--Mary Stuart.--The Maid of Orleans.--The bride of Messina by Friedrich Schiller( Book )

11 editions published between 1847 and 1891 in English and German and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Faust
Alternative Names
Anna Swanwick British writer

Anna Swanwick Brits taalkundige (1813-1899)

Anna Swanwick escritora británica

Swannwick, Anne 1813-1899

Swanwick, Anne 1813-1899

Languages
English (330)

German (8)

Latin (1)

Covers
Iphigenia in Tauris, a play in five actsFaust