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Rothwell, Fred 1869-

Overview
Works: 68 works in 280 publications in 1 language and 6,043 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography 
Roles: Translator
Classifications: PN6149.P5, 133.90135
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Fred Rothwell
Laughter : an essay on the meaning of the comic by Henri Bergson ( Book )
34 editions published between 1911 and 2012 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this great philosophical essay, Henri Bergson explores why people laugh and what laughter means. First translated into English in 1911, this important work has long been unavailable."--BOOK JACKET. "The author of Creative Evolution and other influential works of the Twentieth Century begins with a discussion of laughter in general, focusing in the second part on laughter in situations and the comic in words, and, in the final section, on the comic in character. From Punch-and-Judy shows to Figaro, from a man falling down in the street to the great comic figures of Moliere's plays, Bergson explores the implications and full meaning of laughter, concluding ultimately that laughter is corrective: "By laughter, society avenges itself for the liberties taken with it. It would fail in its object if it bore the stamp of sympathy or kindness." Accordingly, Bergson argues, laughter serves a useful function to mankind."--BOOK JACKET
Reincarnation a study in human evolution by Theophile Pascal ( )
4 editions published between 1910 and 2012 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Under many and diverse names and veils, the doctrine of Rebirths has been taught from the farthest antiquity right up to the present time. There is not a nation that has not preserved clear traces of this doctrine; not a religion that has not taught it, either openly or in secret, or, at all events, retained the germ of the teaching; and if we count only those peoples of whose national religion it forms part, i.e., Hindus and Buddhists, the number of believers in Reincarnation may be
Historical studies in philosophy by Emile Boutroux ( Book )
4 editions published between 1912 and 1970 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Origen and his work by Eugène de Faye ( Book )
10 editions published between 1926 and 1993 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carmen Sylva, and sketches from the Orient by Pierre Loti ( Book )
4 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mind of the savage by Raoul Allier ( Book )
5 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eurhythmics, art, and education by Émile Jaques-Dalcroze ( Book )
8 editions published between 1930 and 1935 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The contingency of the laws of nature by Emile Boutroux ( Book )
7 editions published between 1911 and 2007 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Natural law in science and philosophy by Emile Boutroux ( Book )
6 editions published between 1914 and 1924 in English and Undetermined and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pluralist philosophies of England & America by Jean André Wahl ( Book )
6 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ruysbroeck the Admirable by Alfred Wautier d'Aygalliers ( Book )
4 editions published between 1925 and 1995 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Outspoken essays on music by Camille Saint-Saëns ( Book )
4 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tolstoi, the teacher by Charles Baudouin ( Book )
3 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philosophy & war by Emile Boutroux ( Book )
7 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great initiates; sketch of the secret history of religions by Edouard Schuré ( Book )
9 editions published between 1912 and 1925 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Education and ethics by Emile Boutroux ( Book )
7 editions published between 1913 and 2005 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jesus, the last great initiate by Edouard Schuré ( Book )
14 editions published between 1900 and 1995 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nerve wounds; symptomatology of peripheral nerve lesions caused by war wounds by J Tinel ( Book )
13 editions published between 1917 and 1918 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The genesis of tragedy and the sacred drama of Eleusis by Edouard Schuré ( Book )
4 editions published between 1936 and 1997 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Economic prejudices by Yves Guyot ( Book )
6 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Rothwell, F. 1869-
Rothwell, F. b. 1869
Rothwell, F. (Frederick), 1869-
Rothwell, F. (Frederick), b. 1869
Rothwell, Fred
Rothwell, Fred 1869-
Rothwell, Fred b. 1869
Rothwell, Frederick.
Rothwell, Frederick 1869-
Rothwell, Frederick b. 1869
Languages
English (158)
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