WorldCat Identities

Freissler, Ernst W. (Ernst Wolfgang) 1884-1937

Overview
Works: 66 works in 274 publications in 9 languages and 791 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Political fiction  History  Sea stories  Sea fiction  Romance fiction  Novels  Spy fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Translator, Creator, Editor
Classifications: PR6005.O4, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ernst W Freissler
The nigger of the Narcissus by Joseph Conrad( Book )

14 editions published between 1912 and 1951 in German and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This account of the voyage of a sailing ship from Bombay harbour to the Port of London explores the psychological pressures on a group of nineteenth century seamen as they face the extemes of nature and the secrets and evasions of two of their comrades
Youth = Jeunesse by Joseph Conrad( Book )

23 editions published between 1926 and 1962 in German and Undetermined and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Heart of darkness" is in turn-of-the 19th century Africa. Colonial traders driven by greed brave forbidding dangers to exploit the continents vast treasures. One of these is sea captain Marlow, who penetrates the Congo's jungles in pursuit of the mysterious Mr. Kurtz, deranged chief of a remote trading station
Živeti bez bolesti : ishrana i lečenje bolesti presnom hranom ; 100 neobičnih recepata by Ernst W Freissler( Book )

26 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om helbredelse og forebyggelse af sygdomme ved hjælp af råkost. Med 100 opskrifter
Lord Jim : an authoritative text ... by Joseph Conrad( Book )

11 editions published between 1927 and 2016 in German and Undetermined and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a would-be hero who deserts what he thinks is a sinking ship and thereafter is haunted by shame and the need to explain himself
Der Glockenkrieg; Roman by Ernst W Freissler( Book )

18 editions published between 1927 and 1958 in German and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nostromo by Joseph Conrad( Book )

7 editions published between 1927 and 2017 in German and Undetermined and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nostromo", den Joseph Conrad im Jahr 1904 veröffentlichte, ist ein exemplarisch politischer Roman und zugleich eines der bedeutendsten Werke seines Autors. Handlungsort ist der fiktive südamerikanische Staat Costaguana. Eine ertragreiche Silbermine zieht europäische Investoren an, deren moderner Industriekapitalismus alle Beteiligten korrumpiert - von der spanischen Oberschicht über die Einwanderer bis zu den verarmten Minenarbeitern. Für den Italiener Nostromo, Titelheld des Romans, bieten die Vielzahl der politischen und wirtschaftlichen Konflikte jedoch die Chance, zu Macht und Wohlstand zu gelangen. Die Orthografie dieser Ausgabe wurde der neuen deutschen Rechtschreibung angepasst und die Interpunktion behutsam modernisiert
The secret agent, a simple tale by Joseph Conrad( Book )

14 editions published between 1926 and 2016 in German and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In turn-of-the-century London, an undercover, counter-revolutionary mole provokes a radical group he has penetrated into an act of violence that will bring about its own destruction
Das Gewitterjahr, Roman by Ernst W Freissler( Book )

16 editions published between 1936 and 1947 in German and English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emin Pascha by Ernst W Freissler( Book )

5 editions published between 1925 and 1928 in German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under Western eyes by Joseph Conrad( Book )

6 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in German and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the struggles of a Russian philosophy student who becomes involved against his will in a revolutionist murder
Jugend, drei Erzählungen by Joseph Conrad( Book )

7 editions published between 1926 and 1930 in German and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chance : a tale in two parts by Joseph Conrad( Book )

4 editions published between 1926 and 1930 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Flora de Barral, a vulnerable and abandoned young girl who is "like a beggar, without a right to anything but compassion." After her bankrupt father is imprisoned, she learns the harsh fact that a woman in her position has no resources but in herself
Meistererzählungen by Joseph Conrad( Book )

7 editions published between 1930 and 1977 in German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gaspar Ruiz by Joseph Conrad( Book )

6 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of a South American soldier in the fight against the Spanish oppressors
Die Fahrt in den Abend by Ernst W Freissler( Book )

7 editions published between 1928 and 1937 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The duel by Joseph Conrad( Book )

4 editions published between 1914 and 1995 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Haven't you heard of the duel going on ever since 1801?" An exciting, swashbuckling thriller based on a true story about two of Napoleon's soldiers. Conrad's brilliantly ironic tale about two officers in Napoleon's Grand Army who, under a futile pretext, fought an on-going series of duels throughout the Napoleonic Wars. Over decades, on every occasion they chanced to meet, they fought. Both satiric and deeply sad, this masterful tale treats both the futility of war and the absurdity of false honor, war's necessary accessory
Der Hof zu den Nussbäumen und andere Novellen by Ernst W Freissler( Book )

5 editions published in 1916 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schwefelblüte; Novelletten by Ernst W Freissler( Book )

5 editions published in 1913 in German and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Ernst Wolfgang Freissler schlesischer, österreichischer Schriftsteller, Autor, Lektor, Übersetzer

Ernst Wolfgang Freissler schrijver uit Oostenrijk-Hongarije

Freißler, Ernst. W.

Freißler, Ernst W. 1884-1937

Freißler, Ernst Wolfgang 1884-1937

Guenter, Ernst W. 1884-1937

Günter, E.W. 1884-1937

Günter, Ernst 1884-1937

Günter, Ernst Wolfgang

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