WorldCat Identities

Hanff, Helene

Overview
Works: 119 works in 499 publications in 14 languages and 11,080 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Records and correspondence  Drama  Biographies  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Anecdotes  Autobiographical drama  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Adapter
Classifications: PS3515.A4853, B
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Most widely held works by Helene Hanff
84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff( Book )

100 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence chiefly between Helene Hanff and Frank Doel
Letter from New York by Helene Hanff( Book )

14 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of Helene Hanff's BBC radio broadcasts concerning her life in New York, from the vantage point of a small high-rise apartment on the upper East side
The movers and shakers; the young activists of the sixties by Helene Hanff( Book )

2 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the philosophies and activities of the various youth movements in the sixties and their efforts to bring about reforms in the American establishment
Underfoot in show business by Helene Hanff( Book )

10 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of the author's struggle to crash Broadway as a young playwright and the experiences and people she encountered
Queen of England; the story of Elizabeth I by Helene Hanff( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Queen Elizabeth I, who, without husband or sons, successfully ruled England for 45 years and made it the most powerful kingdom on the globe
Early settlers in America: Jamestown, Plymouth, and Salem by Helene Hanff( Book )

5 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story based on the different races and creeds of the early settlers and their struggle to live together
Butch elects a mayor by Helene Hanff( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his father runs for mayor, Butch almost ruins the election campaign by trying to help
Q's legacy by Helene Hanff( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a writer's appreciation to her mentor, whom she never knew except on the printed page. Unable to afford college during the Depression, Helene Hanff chanced upon the published lectures of the Cambridge don Sir Arthur Quiller - Couch " On the Art of Writing." Feeling she could do no better than to study under an Oxford educated Englishman, Hanff used "Q's" lectures as a springboard for her own literary education. She began a correspondence with a small British bookstore, which led eventually to the publication of "84, Charing Cross Road." This book picks up following the fame and adventures that followed
Religious freedom; the American story by Helene Hanff( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early history of the colonies of Rhode Island, New York, Delaware, Maryland, and Pennsylvania. Included are vignettes of the founders of these colonies: Roger Bacon, Lord Calvert, William Penn, and Peter Minuit
Cha ling shi zi lu 84 hao by Fu Han( Book )

9 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What started as a request for an out-of-print book evolved into a 20-year friendship between Helene Hanff, a freelance writer living in New York, and Frank Doel, a used-book dealer in London
Good neighbors; the Peace Corps in Latin America by Helene Hanff( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

84, Charing Cross Road : eine Freundschaft in Briefen by Helene Hanff( Book )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aus einer Anfrage nach einem Buch entwickelte sich ein jahrelanger Schriftwechsel zwischen der Kundin in New York und dem Antiquar in London
Terrible Thomas by Helene Hanff( Book )

4 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of a young boy who takes his New York apartment building by storm"--Goodreads
Die Herzogin der Bloomsbury Street : eine Amerikanerin in London by Helene Hanff( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in German and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gleichsam über Nacht wird die amerikanische Autorin 1970 mit ä84 Charing Cross Roadä, ihren gesammelten Briefen 1949-69 an eine Londoner Buchhandlung, in der englischsprachigen Welt bekannt. Der Erfolg ermöglicht ihr 1971 die Erfüllung eines 20 Jahre lang gehegten Traums: den Besuch von London und Oxford, jener Orte, wo ihre literarischen Idole, allen voran John Donne und Henry Newman, lebten und wirkten. Das Tagebuch der 6 Wochen in England, in denen völlig Fremde sie begrüssen und einladen äwie eine Herzoginä und sie trotz schmalem Geldbeutel ihre enthusiastischen Erwartungen mehr als erfüllt findet, ist ebenso mitreissend persönlich wie ihr Bestseller ä84, Charing Cross Roadä
La duchesse de Bloomsbury Street by Helene Hanff( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Après une correspondance de 1949 à 1969 avec le personnel de la librairie ancienne Marks and Co de Londres (correspondance parue sous le titre "84, Charing Cross Road"), H. Hanff arrive à Londres en 1971. Accueillie par la fille de son ami libraire Frank Doel, décédé, elle raconte à travers des anecdotes la vie londonienne, les personnages rencontrés et son amour pour la littérature anglaise
Charing Cross Road 84 by Helene Hanff( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in German and Dutch and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondentie die de Amerikaanse schrijfster voerde met het Londense antiquariaat Marks, tussen 1949 en 1969
The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street by Helene Hanff( Book )

12 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dagboek van de Amerikaanse schrijfster die gedurende zes weken Londen bezoekt en haar belevenissen noteert
John F. Kennedy; young man of destiny by Helene Hanff( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paraguay and Uruguay by Helene Hanff( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mexico by Helene Hanff( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Python stirs and slithers out from her shelter, smelling the air with her forked tongue. It's time to molt her dull scales and reveal the glistening snake underneath. Gliding along a tree, she stops and watches very, very closely as a bird drops onto a branch -- and escapes the razor-sharp teeth just in time. But Python is hungry, so she slides on to stalk new prey. Combining informative facts, expressive illustrations, and a lyrical, mesmerizing narrative, here is a book to captivate anyone fascinated by this iconic creature
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Letter from New York
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Letter from New YorkThe Duchess of Bloomsbury StreetQ's legacyThe Duchess of Bloomsbury StreetApple of my eyeUnderfoot in show business84, Charing Cross Road
Alternative Names
Hanff, Helena

Helene Hanff Amerikaans schrijfster (1916-1997)

Helene Hanff amerikansk manusforfattar og skribent

Helene Hanff amerikansk manusförfattare och författare

Helene Hanff amerikansk manusforfatter og skribent

Helene Hanff amerikansk manuskriptforfatter og skribent

Helene Hanff Screenwriter, writer

Helene Hanff scrittrice e sceneggiatrice statunitense

Helene Hanff US-amerikanische Autorin

Хелен Ханфф

הלין האנף סופרת ותסריטאית אמריקאית

هلن هانف نویسنده و فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

ハンフ, ヘレーヌ

ハンフ, ヘレーン

海伦·汉芙

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