Tag: novelist

Émile Zola

(1840–1902) Émile Édouard Charles Antoine Zola Works: • Au Bonheur des Dames (1883) • Contes à Ninon (1864) • Germinal (1885) • La Bête humaine (1890) • La Conquête de Plassans (1874) • La Curée (1871-1872) • La Débâcle (1892) ◊ The Downfall…

Agatha Christie

(1890–1976) Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Christie, née Miller, Lady Mallowan, DBE born Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller Works: • The Mysterious Affair at Styles (1920) • The Secret Adversary (1922) Agatha Christie in Film: Agatha 1979 Director: Michael Apted Starring: Vanessa Redgrave,…

Leo Tolstoy

(1828–1910) Count Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy   Works: • A Confession (1879–1880) ◊ Ma confession (French) • A Critical Essay on Shakespeare (1906) • A Letter to a Hindu (1908) • A Russian Proprietor, and Other Stories (1852–1859) • Anna Karenina (1873–1877) ◊ Anna Karenina (Dutch)…

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

(1821–1881) Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky Works: • Crime and Punishment (1866) • Notes from the Underground (1864) • Poor Folk (1846) ◊ Arme Leute (German) • Short Stories (English) • The Brothers Karamazov (1880) ◊ The Grand Inquisitor (English) ◊ Der Großinquisitor (German)…

Benito Pérez Galdós

(1843–1920) Benito María de los Dolores Pérez Galdós   Works: • Bailén (1873) • Cádiz (1874) • Dona Perfecta (1876) ◊ Doña Perfecta (English) • Electra (1901) • Fortunata y Jacinta (1886–1887) • Gloria (1876–1877) • La de Bringas (1884)…

Miguel de Unamuno

(1864–1936) Miguel de Unamuno y Jugo Works: • Abel Sánchez (1917) • Amor y Pedagogía (1902) • Del sentimiento trágico de la vida (1913) ◊ Tragic Sense Of Life (English) • La Tía Tula (1921) • La voz de la…

Miguel de Cervantes

(1547–1616) Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra Works: • Don Quijote (1605) ◊ Älykkään ritarin Don Quijote de la Manchan elämänvaiheet (Finnish) ◊ Don Quichot van La Mancha (Dutch) ◊ Don Quixote (English) ◊ L’ingénieux chevalier Don Quichotte de la Manche (French) • Novelas…

Charles Dickens

(1812–1870) Charles John Huffam Dickens Works: • A Child’s Dream of a Star (1850) • A Child’s History of England (1853) • A Christmas Carol (1843) • A Christmas Carol. The original manuscript (English) ◊ Cantique de Noël (French) • A…

Jane Austen

(1775–1817) Works: • Complete Works (English) • Emma (1815) • Lady Susan (1794) • Letters of Jane Austen (English) • Love and Freindship (1790) • Mansfield Park (1814) • Northanger Abbey (1803) • Persuasion (1818) ◊ Persuasion (French) • Pride and…

Stendhal

(1783–1842) Marie-Henri Beyle Works: • L’Abbesse De Castro (French) • Les Cenci (French) • La Chartreuse De Parme (French) • La Duchesse De Palliano (French) • La vie de Rossini, tome I (French) • La vie de Rossini, tome II…