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Hopkins, Gerard 1892-1961

Overview
Works: 290 works in 762 publications in 3 languages and 23,335 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biographies  History  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Military history  Epic fiction  Experimental fiction  Romance fiction  Essays 
Roles: Translator, Author of introduction, Author, Editor, Other, tra
Classifications: PQ2246.M2, 843.91
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gerard Hopkins
Troubled sleep by Jean-Paul Sartre( Book )

27 editions published between 1950 and 2002 in English and held by 1,628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Various French people react differently to the news of the fall of France in June 1940
Lélia : the life of George Sand by André Maurois( Book )

10 editions published between 1953 and 1977 in English and held by 1,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Olympio : the life of Victor Hugo by André Maurois( Book )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Titans : a three-generation biography of the Dumas by André Maurois( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vor dem Hintergrund französischer Geschichten ersteht das erregende Schicksal der drei Dumas Thomas-Alexander (1762-1806) und sein Aufstieg, vom Dragoner zum General, sein Sohn, Alexander (Dumas pére 1802-1870), der als Autor der klassischen Abenteuerromane "Die drei Musketiere" und der "Graf von Monte Christo" bekannt wurde, und sein gleichnamiger uneheliche Nachkomme (Dumas fils 1824-1895), der als Verfasser der "Kameliendame" sein Publikum fand
The life of Sir Alexander Fleming : discoverer of penicillin by André Maurois( Book )

10 editions published between 1959 and 1963 in English and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the discoverer of penicillin
Social contract : essays by Locke, Hume, and Rousseau by Ernest Barker( Book )

20 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides essays by each of these 18th century philosophers concerning contracts of government
Thérèse, a portrait in four parts by François Mauriac( Book )

11 editions published between 1947 and 1977 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madame Bovary : Backgrounds and sources ; essays in criticism by Gustave Flaubert( )

18 editions published between 1949 and 1999 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ordinary woman's unfulfilled dreams of romantic love lead her to a series of desperate acts, including adultery, in a classic novel set against the backdrop of nineteenth-century bourgeois France
Woman of the Pharisees : (La pharisienne) by François Mauriac( Book )

28 editions published between 1846 and 1988 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The study of a woman whose pious and intense desire to impose her own judgment on others finally brings her world crashing down about her
A Mauriac reader by François Mauriac( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Men of good will by Jules Romains( Book )

7 editions published between 1940 and 1946 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotated extracts of the novel
A history of France by André Maurois( Book )

5 editions published between 1956 and 1962 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abridged version, illustrated with reproductions of works of artists, who were contemporary observers of scenes depicted
The lamb (L'agneau) by François Mauriac( Book )

9 editions published between 1955 and 1961 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lamb probes the darkest corners of the human heart to produce an inventive, provocative, and deeply moving chronicle of fear and hope. When Xavier Dartigelongue encounters the tragically charismatic Jean de Mirbel and learns of his failing marriage, he decides to postpone the priesthood for the sake of "saving" two particular sinners. His visit to the Mirbel household will immerse him in the demands of lust and the darkness of despair and his salvific mission is rapidly in danger of becoming simply a project of self-preservation
Mémoires intérieurs by François Mauriac( Book )

6 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse : (p. 84-95) Réflexions inspirées par divers éléments de la vie de Constant
The edge of the sword by Charles de Gaulle( Book )

3 editions published between 1960 and 1975 in English and French and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce texte fut écrit en 1932 alors que le futur général occupait un poste d'officier rédacteur au secrétariat de la défense nationale (SGDN). Il y développe ses idées sur la contingence propre à toute action, sur l'attitude de l'homme de caractère, sur le rôle du prestige dans l'art de commander ou encore sur les relations entre le politique et le soldat
The loved and the unloved by François ( Mauriac( Book )

10 editions published between 1952 and 1971 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The characters in this novella are a young couple in love, but hindered by the opposition of the girl's mother. They can only meet with the connivance of her governess, the ugly Agathe (the 'Galigai' of the novel). Loved by no one, Agathe will cooperate for a price...engagement to the young man's best friend. Utterly repulsed by the thought, yet bound inextricably to his adored friend, whose requests for help persuade him on...and confounded by his faith, which tells him how wrong he is, Nicolas must wrestle with himself
The Frontenacs by François Mauriac( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of the landed gentry of the Bordeaux region and the growing up of five fatherless children. First published in France, in 1933, under title "Le mystere Frontenac."
Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889) : a study of poetic idiosyncrasy in relation to poetic tradition by W. H Gardner( Book )

14 editions published between 1944 and 1969 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions of precedence (Préséances) by François Mauriac( Book )

5 editions published between 1958 and 1968 in English and Hungarian and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

François Mauriac, Nobel Prize winner in Literature, grew up in the Bordeaux region of France in the late 19th and early 20th century. He was well aware of the importance of wine in the culture there. Of course, wine is still immensely important in Bordeaux. This novel, originally published in 1921 under the French title, Préséances, examines through its characters how this culture affected society during those times
The art of writing by André Maurois( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays about famous European and Russian writers
 
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A Mauriac reader
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Social contract : essays by Locke, Hume, and RousseauMadame Bovary : Backgrounds and sources ; essays in criticismA Mauriac reader
Alternative Names
Hopkins, Gerard, 1892-

Hopkins, Gerard Walter Sturges.

Hopkins, Gerard Walter Sturges 1892-1961

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