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

Overview
Works: 45 works in 186 publications in 2 languages and 582 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Political fiction  History  Sea stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Diaries  Dictionaries  Drama  Spy stories 
Roles: Author, Translator, Creator, Editor
Classifications: PR6005.O4, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ernst W Freissler
 
Most widely held works by Ernst W Freissler
The intelligent woman's guide to socialism and capitalism by Bernard Shaw( Book )
11 editions published between 1928 and 1931 in German and English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sozialismus
Youth by Joseph Conrad( Book )
28 editions published between 1926 and 1962 in German and Undetermined and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Polish-born writer Joseph Conrad's novels and short stories usually involve grizzled sailors past their prime battling their inner demons. The story "Youth: A Narrative" represents something of a departure from the formula that made Conrad famous. It's a semi-autobiographical tale that features Marlow, the same character that stood in for the author in Heart of Darkness recounting an early sea voyage that went terribly awry
The nigger of the "Narcissus" : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, reviews and criticism by Joseph Conrad( Book )
12 editions published between 1912 and 1951 in German and held by 51 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
Nostromo a tale of the seaboard by Joseph Conrad( Book )
5 editions published between 1927 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Conrad's pessimistic worldview colors this novel depicting the brutality of Latin American politics and the tragedies that inevitably ensue."
Der Glockenkrieg; Roman by Ernst W Freissler( Book )
17 editions published between 1927 and 1958 in German and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The secret agent by Joseph Conrad( Book )
9 editions published between 1926 and 2013 in German and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Verloc keeps a shop in London's Soho, where he lives with his wife Winnie, her infirm mother, and her idiot brother, Stevie. When Verloc is reluctantly involved in an anarchist plot to blow up the Greenwich Observatory, things go disastrously wrong
Lord Jim by Joseph Conrad( Book )
8 editions published between 1927 and 1953 in German and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stripped of his seaman's license, convinced of his own cowardice, Jim sets out on a tragic and transcendent search for redemption
Under western eyes by Joseph Conrad( Book )
5 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in German and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts the struggles of a Russian philosophy student who becomes involved against his will in a revolutionist murder
Das Gewitterjahr, Roman by Ernst W Freissler( Book )
12 editions published between 1936 and 1947 in German and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emin Pascha by Ernst W Freissler( Book )
4 editions published in 1925 in German and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gaspar Ruiz by Joseph Conrad( Book )
6 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Die Fahrt in den Abend by Ernst W Freissler( Book )
7 editions published between 1928 and 1937 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chance - a tale of two cities by Joseph Conrad( Book )
5 editions published between 1926 and 1930 in German and Undetermined and held by 14 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. Her only means of action is to be what she is
Meistererzählungen by Joseph Conrad( Book )
6 editions published between 1930 and 1977 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der Hof zu den Nussbäumen und andere Novellen by Ernst W Freissler( Book )
5 editions published between 1915 and 1916 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Verführer in Ecuador by V Sackville-West( Book )
1 edition published in 1946 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Heart of darkness by Joseph Conrad( Book )
4 editions published between 1933 and 2012 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Conrad's haunting tale, Marlow, a seaman and wanderer, recounts his physical and psychological journey in search of the enigmatic Kurtz. Travelling to the heart of the African continent, he discovers how Kurtz has gained his position of power and influence over the local people. Marlow's struggle to fathom his experience involves him in a radical questioning of not only his own nature and values but the nature and values of his society. --From publisher's description
Schwefelblüte; Novelletten by Ernst W Freissler( Book )
3 editions published in 1913 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Gewitterjahr : Sudetendeutscher Roman by Ernst W Freissler( Book )
3 editions published between 1941 and 1944 in German and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Junge Triebe. Roman by Ernst W Freissler( Book )
2 editions published in 1922 in German and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
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
Languages
German (145)
English (3)