Yates, Richard 1926-1992
Most widely held works about Richard Yates
Most widely held works by Richard Yates
Revolutionary road by Richard Yates ( Book )
72 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 14 languages and held by 3,014 libraries worldwide
The devastating effects of work, adultery, rebellion, and self-deception slowly destroy the once successful marriage of Frank and April Wheeler, a suburban American couple.
The Easter parade : a novel by Richard Yates ( Book )
37 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in 10 languages and held by 1,566 libraries worldwide
Children of divorced parents, sisters Sarah and Emily Grimes are observed over four decades and grow into two very different women. Sarah is stable and stalwart, settling into an unhappy marriage. Emily is precocious and independent, struggling with one unsatisfactory love affair after another.
Young hearts crying by Richard Yates ( Book )
14 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,159 libraries worldwide
In Young Hearts Crying, Yates movingly portrays a man and a woman from their courtship and marriage in the 1950s to their divorce in the 70s, chronicling their heartbreaking attempts to reach their highest ambitions. Michael Davenport dreams of being a poet after returning home from World War II in Europe, and at first he and his new wife Lucy enjoy their life together. But as the decades pass and the success of others creates an oppressive fear of failure in both Michael and Lucy, their once bright future gives way to a life of adultery and isolation.
The collected stories of Richard Yates by Richard Yates ( Book )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 1,118 libraries worldwide
A good school : a novel by Richard Yates ( Book )
18 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and held by 965 libraries worldwide
Richard Yates, who died in 1992, is today ranked by many readers, scholars, and critics alongside such titans of modern American ficiton as Updike, Roth, Irving, Vonnegut, and Mailer. In this work, he offers a spare and autumnal novel about a New England prep school. At once a meditation on the twilight of youth and an examination of America's entry into World War II, A Good School tells the stories of William Grove, the quiet boy who becomes an editor of the school newspaper ; Jack Draper, a crippled chemistry teacher ; and Edith Stone, the schoolmaster's young daughter, who falls in love with most celebrated boy in the class of 1943.--Container
Cold Spring Harbor by Richard Yates ( Book )
18 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 840 libraries worldwide
De wederwaardigheden van twee Amerikaanse families aan de vooravond van de Tweede Wereldoorlog in een klein plaatsje op Long Island..
Liars in love : stories by Richard Yates ( Book )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and Russian and held by 769 libraries worldwide
Eleven kinds of loneliness; short stories by Richard Yates ( Book )
24 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 751 libraries worldwide
Disturbing the peace : a novel by Richard Yates ( Book )
14 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 714 libraries worldwide
John C. Wilder is a bored but successful salesman of advertising space, living in New York who seeks refuge from the disappointments of his life in alcohol and adultery. He has a breakdown and is institutionalized. When he is released he works with his mistress to make a movie about his institutionalization. Eventually he goes to Hollywood to try to sell the film, but the rejection leads him further into alcoholoic delusion.
A special providence by Richard Yates ( Book )
12 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in English and Russian and held by 643 libraries worldwide
In a story set in postwar America, eighteen-year old Robert Prentice struggles with a soul damaged by war, while his fifty-three-year-old mother endures thwarted dreams of prosperity.
William Styron's Lie down in darkness : a screenplay by Richard Yates ( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Cold Spring Harbour by Richard Yates ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
The collected stories by Richard Yates ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Revolutionary road ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 24 libraries worldwide
April en Frank wonen in 1955 met hun twee kinderen in een buitenwijk in Connecticut. Ze zijn gefrustreerd over hun bestaan en besluiten naar Frankrijk te verhuizen om daar hun artistieke aspiraties te verwezenlijken.
Paasparade : roman by Richard Yates ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Dutch and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Na de scheiding van hun ouders zoeken twee zusjes met veel moeite naar liefde en geluk.
Veertien soorten eenzaamheid : verhalen by Richard Yates ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Dutch and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Keuze uit de verhalen van de Amerikaanse auteur (1926-1992).
La fenêtre panoramique by Richard Yates ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The best of everything by Richard Yates ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1956 and 1969 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
El puente de Remagen The bridge at Remagen ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 3 libraries worldwide
1945, los aliados realizan su último avance en territorio alemán, y sólo un puente, situado en un lugar estratégico sobre el Rhin, permanece en manos de los nazis. Los dos bandos tienen mucho que ganar: los alemanes, las vidas de 50.000 soldados apostados en el lado equivocado del puente, los aliados: un rápido fin de la guerra, con el menor número posible de bajas. Aunque ambos ejércitos luchan valientemente, sólo uno podrá ganar la batalla del "El puente de Remagen"
Revolutionary road Les noces rebelles by Sam Mendes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
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