WorldCat Identities

Foster, David 1944-

Overview
Works: 83 works in 250 publications in 3 languages and 2,841 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  History  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PR9619.3.F6, A823.3
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The glade within the grove by David Foster( Book )

29 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and German and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een Australische postbode vindt vlak voor zijn pensioen in een oude postzak een manuscript waarin poëtisch verslag wordt gedaan van het leven in een commune in de jaren zestig
The pure land by David Foster( Book )

14 editions published between 1972 and 1996 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moonlite by David Foster( Book )

17 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dog Rock : a postal pastoral by David Foster( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the new country by David Foster( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Testostero by David Foster( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Self portraits( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen well-known Australian writers from the National Library's Hazel de Berg collection of recorded interviews speak of their lives and of their writing. In an irreverent introduction to his personal selection, novelist David Foster mordantly sets these writers in a contemporary perspective while underscoring the value of a great national oral history collection
The adventures of Christian Rosy Cross by David Foster( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The land where stories end : as narrated by the angel depicted in 'Madonna con Bambino e due angeli' by Filippo Lippi by David Foster( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A post-modern fable set in Dark Ages Ireland. A king had a beautiful daughter. She was so beautiful that any man who saw her at once wanted to marry her. Well, the poor king got so fed up with this he locked his daughter in a round tower where an old monastery had once stood. ̥In the end the king was forced to proclaim that any man who could open the door would have his daughter's hand in marriage and become heir to the throne
Sons of the rumour by David Foster( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the tale of King Shahraban and Scheherazade who entertains him for 1001 nights, becomes his wife and bears him three sons. Intersected with this tale is the story of Al Morrisey cursed with peculiar nightmares of all things Persian as he vainly attempts to reconcile with the past and reclaim his youthful vigour
Hitting the wall : two novellas by David Foster( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The eye of the bull", Wilson, a fanatical jogger runs to dull his physical and emotional pain. In "The job", an ex-convict meets up with a thief who is preparing for his last big "job."
North, south, west: three novellas by David Foster( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mates of Mars by David Foster( Book )

8 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a common bond in martial arts, six characters: a Jewish professor, a legless security guard, a Chinese doctor, a feminist self-defence instructor, an Aborigine and a male model, meet in Sydney and set up a training camp in the Northern Territory. They are force to leave there and join the Northern Prawn Fishing Fleet. There are scenes of violence, explicit sex and language in this book which may be disturbing to people
Plumbum by David Foster( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crossing the Blue Mountains : journeys through two centuries from naturalist Charles Darwin to novelist David Foster by David Foster( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Blue Mountains stretch from the Southern Highlands of New South Wales almost as far north as Muswellbrook. This book presents personal accounts of struggle and discovery by explorers, pioneers, scientists, writers and travellers
Escape to reality by David Foster( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studs and nogs : essays 1987-98 by David Foster( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ballad of Erinungarah by David Foster( Book )

6 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fleeing Atalanta by David Foster( Book )

7 editions published between 1900 and 1977 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pale blue crochet coathanger cover by David Foster( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The glade within the grove
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In the new countrySelf portraitsThe land where stories end : as narrated by the angel depicted in 'Madonna con Bambino e due angeli' by Filippo LippiSons of the rumourA year of slow food : four seasons of growing and enjoying food in the Australian countryside
Alternative Names
David Foster chimiste australien

David Foster contemporary Australian novelist

David Foster schrijver

Foster, D. M. 1944-

Foster, D. M. (David Manning), 1944-

Foster, David Manning.

Foster David Manning 1944-....

Manning Foster, David 1944-

Дэвид Фостер

Languages
English (179)

German (2)

Chinese (1)