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Dictionary of pseudonyms

13,000 assumed names and their origins

by Adrian Room

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anonyms and pseudonyms

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementAdrian Room
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ1041 .R66 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25041314M
    ISBN 109780786443734
    LC Control Number2010021995

    Pseudonymous definition, bearing a false or fictitious name. See more.


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Then you can start reading Kindle books Author: Adrian Room. Unlike many other pseudonym dictionaries, such as the Hawthorn Dictionary of Pseudonyms (Hawthorn, ), Pseudonyms and Personal Nicknames (Scarecrow, ), and the Dictionary of Literary Pseudonyms (ALA, ), which contain minimal or no annotations, this volume includes many annotations and also provides much broader international and historical 4/5(1).

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The Dictionary is arranged in two parts: Part I lists pseudonyms in alphabetic order, giving the author's real name; Part II lists the authors' real names, with brief biographical details, giving pseudonym(s) and selected titles of works published under each pseudonym.5/5(1).

Dictionary of Pseudonyms: 13, Assumed Names and Their Origins, 5th ed. Substantially revised and enlarged, this new edition of the Dictionary of Pseudonyms includes more than 2, new entries, bringing the volume's total to approximat assumed names, nicknames, stage names, and aliases.5/5(1).

An explanatory and pronouncing dictionary of the noted names of fiction; including also familiar pseudonyms, surnames bestowed on eminent men, and analogous popular appellations often referred to in literature and conversation.

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This fifth edition of the Dictionary of Pseudonyms is a substantially revised and enlarged version of the fourth edition, published in It has more than 2, new entries, making a total of approximat, and an entirely rewritten In-troduction. The entries Dictionary of pseudonyms book been updated and in many cases expanded, whether.

The English noun pseudonym comes via the French adjective and noun pseudonym, in French originally meaning “(pertaining to) one who writes or publishes under an alias,” and then.

A Dictionary of Pseudonyms and Their Origins, With Stories of Name Changes book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This greatly ex 5/5(2). Rev. of: Dictionary of pseudonyms and their origins, with stories of name changes.

Pages: Pseudonyms used in journals and newspapers as well as names used in books are noted. The text does not indicate whether the writer uses his or Dictionary of pseudonyms book given name in addition to a pseudonym or whether one pseudonym predominates.

Writers from the early 17th century to the present day are included, but the emphasis is decidedly British and historical.5/5(1). Read "Dictionary of Pseudon Assumed Names and Their Origins, 5th ed." by Adrian Room available from Rakuten Kobo.

Substantially revised and enlarged, this new edition of the Dictionary of Pseudonyms includes more than 2, new entrie Brand: Mcfarland & Company, Inc., Publishers. pseudonym in A Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology – Length: words pseudonyms in The Oxford Companion to the Book Length: words Pseudonyms in The Oxford Companion to Crime and Mystery Writing Length: words Pseudonyms in The Oxford Companion to Women's Writing in the.

A Bingley book. Dictionary of literary pseudonyms: a selection of popular modern writers in EnglishPages:   v, p. ; 26 cm. Dictionary of pseudonyms: 11, assumed names and their origins Item PreviewPages: Dictionary of pseudonyms.

[Adrian Room] -- Provides the changed names of over 8, people, along with vital dates, country of origin or settlement, and profession. Many entries include the story behind the person's name change. A collective pseudonym may represent an entire publishing house, or any contributor to a long-running series, especially with juvenile literature.

Examples include Watty Piper, Victor Appleton, Erin Hunter, and Kamiru M. Xhan. Another use of a pseudonym in literature is to present a story as being written by the fictional characters in the story. The present volume is a radically revised and enlarged edition, with over 2, new entries and a new introduction.

A new appendix is devoted to terms relating to pseudonymous and changed names. More emphasis has been put on the change of Price: $   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the A Dictionary of Literary Pseudonyms in the English Language by T.J.

Carty at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Get FREE SHIPPING on Orders of $35+ Customer information on COVID B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpPages: A pseudonym is a name adopted by a person for a particular purpose, which differs from his or her true name.

A pseudonym may be used by social activists or politicians for political purposes or by others for religious purposes. It may be a soldier's noms de guerre or an author's nom de may be a performer's stage name or an alias used by visual artists, athletes, fashion.

In its first edition "Dictionary of Literary Pseudonyms" established itself as a comprehensive dictionary of pseudonyms used by literary writers in English from the 16th century to the present day.

This new "Second Edition increases coverage by 35%. Buy Dictionary of Pseudonyms by Adrian Room from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages: Dictionary of pseudonyms; 13, assumed names and their origins, 5th ed.

Room, Adrian. McFarland & Co. pages $ Hardcover Z This is the 5th edition of a dictionary of pseudonyms last updated in More than new entries have been added to what is now an alphabetically arranged collection of o pseudonyms.

A dictionary of literary pseudonyms in the English language User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Carty, a British secondhand book dealer, has expanded the second edition of this work to include nea pseudonyms of more t authors.

Substantially revised and enlarged, this new edition of the Dictionary of Pseudonyms includes more than 2, new entries, bringing the volumes total to approximat assumed names, nicknames, stage names, and aliases.

The introduction has been entirely rewritten, and many previous entries feature new accompanying details or quoted material. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion Librivox Free Audiobook HATECAST Homeschool Inspired Jorgearturo R Dj AleX Rio London House Ozymandias of Egypt by SHELLEY, Percy BysshePages:   wikiHow is a “wiki,” similar to Wikipedia, which means that many of our articles are co-written by multiple authors.

To create this article, 25 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time. Together, they cited 5 references. This article has also been viewedtimes. If you've wanted a name change, now is the chance 84%(69). Get this from a library.

The Hawthorn dictionary of pseudonyms. [Andrew Bauer] -- "Real names and pen-names, pseudonyms, cognomens, abbreviations, Latinizations, etc. Pseudonym definition is - a fictitious name; especially: pen name.

How to use pseudonym in a sentence. Did You Know. Dictionary of Literary Pseudonyms in the English Language by Carty, T. A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name.

The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Dictionary of Pseudonyms (Book): Room, Adrian: This expanded and updated version gives the changed names of people who have made a name for thems elves. Arranged by pseudonym, the entries give the true nam e, vital dates.

Such a name imparted a certain authority to the writing. In the OT the book of Daniel is pseudonymous, and in the NT it is widely held that 2 Peter and Jude are pseudonymous, and also the Pastoral Epistles. Literary standards of the time did.

Get this from a library. A dictionary of literary pseudonyms in the English language. [Carty.] -- "It is well known that the author of Alice in Wonderland was the Reverend Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, writing under the name of Lewis Carroll, but how many people know what Louisa May Alcott wrote for.

pseudonym Source: A Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology – Author(s): Peter Beal. A work circulated in manuscript under a name such as ‘Tom Tell-Truth’ or published under a name like ‘Martin Marprelate’.

Initials and Pseudonyms: A Dictionary of Literary Disguises, Volume 1. William Cushing. Crowell & Company, - Anonyms and pseudonyms, American - pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book. This reference is divided into two parts. Part 1, which includes more t entries, is an alphabetical list of pseudonyms followed by the writer's real name.

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Substantially revised and enlarged, this new edition of the Dictionary of Pseudonyms includes more than 2, new entries, bringing the volume's total to approximat assumed names, nicknames, stage names, and aliases. The introduction has.A pen name or nom de plume is a pseudonym adopted by an author.A pen name may be used to make the author's name more distinctive, to disguise the author's gender, to distance the author from their other works, to protect the author from retribution for their writings, to combine more than one author into a single author, or for any of a number of reasons related to the marketing .Read "A Dictionary of Literary Pseudonyms in the English Language" by available from Rakuten Kobo.

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