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Bedford, Sybille 1911-2006

Overview
Works: 127 works in 579 publications in 9 languages and 10,896 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Domestic fiction  Trials, litigation, etc  Handbooks, manuals, etc  History  Bildungsromans  Popular works  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Creator, Author of afterword, colophon, etc.
Classifications: PR6052.E3112, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Sybille Bedford
 
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Most widely held works by Sybille Bedford
Aldous Huxley : a biography by Sybille Bedford( Book )
46 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 2,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interpretation of the life and works of the 20th-century English novelis, by an intimate friend and fellow novelist
A legacy : a novel by Sybille Bedford( Book )
94 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of three families, one Jewish and two Catholic, and how their lives become entangled in the Kaiser's Germany
A favourite of the gods by Sybille Bedford( Book )
32 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A brilliant picture of a rich, aristocratic Italian-American marriage and its consequences, down to the second generation
Jigsaw : an unsentimental education : a biographical novel by Sybille Bedford( Book )
42 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sequel to A Legacy continues the story of a young woman from the Kaiser's Germany to Europe in the 1920s and the vanished world of Europe between world wars, as the narrator describes her discovery of the complexities, passions, wisdom, and mysteries of life, with the help of a diverse array of "teachers."
The faces of justice : a traveller's report by Sybille Bedford( Book )
19 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Literary silhouettes of court proceedings which Mrs. Bedford observed from public galleries in England, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and France
A compass error by Sybille Bedford( Book )
36 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A powerful and merciless book - a classic coming-of-age novel.' Hilary Mantel?Bedford writes of the lure of the sensual life, the picnics, lobster salad, hock and seltzer and going to the opera, in Italy, in summer . . .' The Times?A mesmerising writer.' Nicholas Shakespeare?One of our greatest writers.' Rosie Boycott?There will always be people for whom her books are part of their mind's life, and people who are discovering her for the first time as if entering a lighted room.' Victoria Glendinning?Sophisticated ... skilful.' New Statesman As the Second World War looms, Flavia
The trial of Dr. Adams by Sybille Bedford( Book )
15 editions published between 1958 and 1962 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A visit to Don Otavio : a traveller's tale from Mexico by Sybille Bedford( Book )
25 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in English and French and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Before returning to Europe after World War II, Bedford traveled to Mexico, and this book reports her impressions in vignettes that reflect the beauty of the land, architecture, and people
The sudden view; a Mexican journey by Sybille Bedford( Book )
7 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As it was : pleasures, landscapes and justice by Sybille Bedford( Book )
10 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best we can do; an account of the trial of John Bodkin Adams by Sybille Bedford( Book )
26 editions published between 1958 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quicksands : a memoir by Sybille Bedford( Book )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Showing how history imprints itself on private lives, this memoir presents the author's sensuous, harrowing, and remarkable life. It moves from Berlin during the Great War to the artists' set on the Cote d'Azur, through lovers, mentors, seducers and friends, and from genteel yet shabby poverty to comfort in London's Chelsea
Aldous Huxley : a biography. Vol.2, , 1939-1963 by Sybille Bedford( Book )
7 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sudden view; a traveller's tale from Mexico by Sybille Bedford( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aldous Huxley by Sybille Bedford( Book )
7 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ein Liebling der Götter : Roman by Sybille Bedford( Book )
13 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in German and Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Im Mittelpunkt des Romans steht die schöne Constanza, die den exzentrischen Lebensstil ihrer Eltern, einer reichen Amerikanerin und eines römischen Fürsten, ins Dekadente kultiviert. Die Ehe der Eltern, Constanzas Jugend in Rom und London und die Geschichte ihrer Tochter Flavia spiegeln das mondäne Leben einer extravaganten Oberschicht, hinter deren glänzender Fassade Absurditäten und düstere Stimmungen deutlich werden. - Ein Roman voller Witz und Eleganz
Zu Besuch bei Don Otavio : eine mexikanische Reise by Sybille Bedford( Book )
5 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in German and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reisebericht der Autorin, die nach dem Kriegsende mit einer Freundin nach Mexiko reist und mit hellwachen Sinnen allerhand erlebt
Treibsand : Erinnerungen einer Europäerin by Sybille Bedford( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fünf Gesichter der Gerechtigkeit : Justiz in England, Deutschland, Österreich, Schweiz, Frankreich by Sybille Bedford( Book )
5 editions published in 1964 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ein trügerischer Sommer Roman by Sybille Bedford( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in German and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Allein verbringt die 17-jährige Flavia Ende der 1920er-Jahre die Sommermonate an der C te d'Azur. Die Mutter und ihr Liebhaber sind auf Reisen, Flavia will sich für die Prüfungen in Oxford vorbereiten. Aber die mondäne Gesellschaft fordert ihren Tribut. Da ist die Boheme-Clique im Haus der schönen Maler-Gattin Therese, mit der Flavia neue sexuelle Erfahrungen macht, und dann taucht Andree auf, eine intrigante Blenderin, die virtuos mit den Gefühlen des naiven Mädchens spielt und Flavia zu einem Verrat bewegt, der ihr eigenes und das Leben ihrer Familie beeinflussen wird. - Fortsetzung von äEin Liebling der Götterä
 
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Alternative Names
Bedford, Sybille
Schoenebeck, Sybille Aleid Elsa von 1911-2006
Schoenebeck, Sybille von, 1911-2006
Languages
English (347)
German (47)
French (10)
Spanish (10)
Danish (5)
Italian (5)
Polish (4)
Multiple languages (1)
Dutch (1)
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