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Marchbanks Press

Overview
Works: 114 works in 129 publications in 1 language and 3,113 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Drama  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Poetry  Satire  Sea stories  Historical fiction 
Roles: Printer, Book producer
Classifications: PQ2246.M2, 843.8
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Most widely held works by Marchbanks Press
The terrible Gustave Doré by Hellmut Lehmann-Haupt ( Book )
2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The French painter and illustrator and his work
Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert ( Book )
1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 19th-century woman pursues her romantic dreams through a series of lovers
The man without a country by Edward Everett Hale ( Book )
1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philip Nolan, an officer in the United States Army, is tried as part of the Aaron Burr conspiracy and is convicted to life on a naval vessel where he stays for 57 years
Cyrano de Bergerac : a heroic comedy in five acts by Edmond Rostand ( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cyrano, a Gascon poet and swordsman notorious for his long nose, is in love with Roxane, but is afraid she will reject him because of his appearance
The warden by Anthony Trollope ( Book )
1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 141 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
Back to Methuselah : a metabiological pentateuch by Bernard Shaw ( Book )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Slovenly Peter = Der Struwwelpeter by Heinrich Hoffmann ( Book )
2 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of thirty-six cautionary tales in rhyming verse chiefly about naughty boys and girls and the fates that befall them when they misbehave. Featured in English translation are nine of Heinrich Hoffmann's classic tales from his original Der Struwwelpeter along with twenty-seven additional poems written and illustrated anonymously in imitation of them
The idiot : a novel in four parts by Fyodor Dostoyevsky ( Book )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by an image of Christ's suffering, Fyodor Dostoyevsky set out to portray "a truly beautiful soul" colliding with the brutal reality of contemporary society. Returning to St. Petersburg from a Swiss sanatorium, the gentle and naive Prince Myshkin -- known as "the idiot"--Pays a visit to his distant relative General Yepanchin and proceeds to charm the General and his circle. But after becoming infatuated with the beautiful Nastasya Filippovna, Myshkin finds himself caught up in a love triangle and drawn into a web of blackmail, betrayal, and, ultimately, murder
Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A kind and well-respected doctor is transformed into a murderous madman by taking a secret drug of his own creation
The crime of Sylvestre Bonnard by Anatole France ( Book )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 19th-century Paris, a retiring philologist and bibliophile finds the daughter of a long ago love and resolves to provide for her. He discovers she is being mistreated by her guardian and abducts her for her own safety. When she marries, he sells his library to pay her dowry and retires to the country
A Child's Garden Of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems evoking the world and feelings of childhood
A woman's life by Guy de Maupassant ( Book )
2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pessimistic story of Jeanne, a Norman gentlewoman whose life, begun so hopefully, ends in betrayal, loss, and disillusion
The history of the life of the late Mr. Jonathan Wild the great by Henry Fielding ( Book )
1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The singular adventures of Baron Munchausen by Rudolf Erich Raspe ( Book )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wall by John Hersey ( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Wall tells the inspirational story of forty men and women who escape the dehumanizing horror of the Warsaw ghetto. John Hersey's novel documents the Warsaw ghetto both as an symbol of Nazi persecution and as a personal confrontation with cruelty, torture, starvation and humiliation
Complete poems by Robert Frost ( Book )
2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Donated by the estate of Dr. Donald S. Moore
Two mediaeval tales by Robert Louis Stevenson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fairfax by Carl Sternheim ( Book )
1 edition published in 1923 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ivanhoe a romance by Walter Scott ( Book )
1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relates the adventures of the Saxon knight Ivanhoe in 1194, the year of Richard the Lion-Hearted's return from the Third Crusade
The serpent in the wilderness by Edgar Lee Masters ( Book )
2 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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