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Marchbanks Press

Overview
Works: 123 works in 142 publications in 1 language and 3,410 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  History  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Juvenile works  Poetry  Short stories  Horror fiction  Satire 
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 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma Bovary becomes bored with her life and embarks on an affair
The first book edition of The man without a country by Edward Everett Hale( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a man condemned to live at sea for the rest of his life after saying he wished he may never hear of the United States again
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A translation of the French drama set in seventeenth-century France telling of Cyrano de Bergerac's secret love for Roxane
The warden by Anthony Trollope( Book )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 138 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 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic play in which right-thinking people evolve by determined effort into superhumans, eventually being able to look forward to the day when they may cast off the shackles of vulgar matter and become perfect beings of "pure energy."
Struwwelpeter : merry stories and funny pictures by Heinrich Hoffmann( Book )

2 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic tales in verse about naughty boys and girls and the fate that befall them when they misbehave
The idiot by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After fifteen years of treatment for epilepsy in a Swiss institution, Prince Mishkin returns to St. Petersburg to find a jaded mid-19th century social world. At first the kindly, almost childlike prince is taken for an idiot. But the two most beautiful women in town are soon competing for his affections in a duel that grows increasingly dangerous
The strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and other famous tales by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Jekyll invented a drug that would change him into the ominous Mr. Hyde. His evil nature, however, became the stronger part of him and to his horror, he no longer needed the formula to transform his appearance
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
The adventures of Baron Munchausen by Rudolf Erich Raspe( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary and exagerated exploits of a German nobleman, Kar Friedrich Hieronymus, Freiherr von Munchhausen, who joined the Russian military and fought the Turks
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 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child's garden of verses by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems evoking the world and feelings of children
A woman's life by Guy de Maupassant( Book )

2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Included in this volume are A Woman's Life, Hautot Senior and Hautot Junior, Little Louise Roque, and 8 more tales
The complete poems of Robert Frost by Robert Frost( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wall by John Hersey( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 110 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
Two mediaeval tales by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairfax by Carl Sternheim( Book )

1 edition published in 1923 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ivanhoe : a romance by Walter Scott( Book )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The serpent in the wilderness by Edgar Lee Masters( Book )

2 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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English (38)