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Jones, W. Gareth 1936-

Overview
Works: 25 works in 61 publications in 4 languages and 2,671 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Didactic fiction  Romance fiction  Love stories  Biography  Allegories  History  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PG3366, 891.733
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Most widely held works by W. Gareth Jones
Anna Karenina : a novel in eight parts by Leo Tolstoy( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Leo Tolstoy's classic novel in which the wife of an important government official in nineteenth-century Russia loses her family and social status when she chooses the love of Count Vronsky over a passionless marriage; and includes an introduction, a glossary of Russian words, and explanatory notes
Nikolay Novikov : enlightener of Russia by W. Gareth Jones( Book )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nikolay Novikov (1744-1818) was a key figure in Russian cultural life under Catherine the Great. He was in turn a successful journalist, historiographer, educator, publisher, leading freemason and philanthropist, and he left his distinctive mark on each of these spheres at a formative moment in Russia."--Jacket
Tolstoi and Britain( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is art? by Leo Tolstoy( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the decades of his world fame as sage and preacher as well as author of War and Peace and Anna Karenina, Tolstoy wrote prolifically in a series of essays and polemics on issues of morality, social justice and religion. These culminated in What is Art?, published in 1898. Although Tolstoy perceived the question of art to be a religious one, he considered and rejected the idea that art reveals and reinvents through beauty. The works of Dante, Michelangelo, Shakespeare, Beethoven, Baudelaire and even his own novels are condemned in the course of Tolstoy's impassioned and iconoclastic redefinition of art as a force for good, for the progress and improvement of mankind. In his illuminating preface Richard Pevear considers What is Art? in relation to the problems of faith and doubt, and the spiritual anguish and fear of death which preoccupied Tolstoy in the last decades of his life
Y llenor yn Ewrop( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in Welsh and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gwylan by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in Welsh and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russian and English parallel texts : a translation course by W. Gareth Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Storïau tramor by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in Welsh and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ffarwel Gwlsari by Chingiz Aĭtmatov( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in Welsh and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un diwrnod Ifan Denisofitsh by Aleksandr Isaevich Solzhenit︠s︡yn( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in Welsh and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winter evening = Zimniĭ vecher = Noson arw by Aleksandr Sergeevich Pushkin( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in Russian and Multiple languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cherry orchard by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in Welsh and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic of world drama concerns the passing of the old semifeudal order in turn-of-the-century Russia, symbolized in the sale of the cherry orchard owned by Madame Ranevskaya. The work also showcases Chekhov's rich sensitivities as an observer of human nature. This inexpensive, high-quality edition, reprinted from a standard edition of the play, will provide theater students and any lover of great drama with a reliable text of this masterpiece
Meyerhold by V. Ė Meĭerkholʹd( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in Welsh and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russian classicism by W. Gareth Jones( Recording )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tolstoy : what is art?( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

N and S[superscript o] meson production near threshold by W. Gareth Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<> by Chingiz Aitmatovich AITMATOV( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Storiau Tshechof by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publicity material for a production of a Chekhov play( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in Welsh and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Gwylan ... Cyfieithiad o Tshaica gan W. Gareth Jones by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Anna Karenina : a novel in eight parts
Alternative Names
Gareth Jones, W.

Jones, W. G.

Jones, W. Gareth 1936-

Jones, William Gareth.

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