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White, Patrick 1912-1990

Overview
Works: 680 works in 2,301 publications in 15 languages and 43,515 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biography  Psychological fiction  Records and correspondence  Bildungsromans  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical fiction  Archives 
Roles: Producer, Actor, Editor, Lyricist
Classifications: PR9619.3.W5, 823
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Patrick White
The eye of the storm by Patrick White ( Book )
72 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 2,669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the children, friends, and employees of a dying octogenarian gather at her bedside, a life of anguish and yearning is revealed
Voss, a novel by Patrick White ( Book )
187 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 14 languages and held by 2,573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in nineteenth-century Australia, "Voss" is Whiteas best-known book, a sweeping novel about a secret passion between the explorer Voss and the young orphan Laura. As Voss is tested by hardship, mutiny, and betrayal during his crossing of the brutal Australian desert, Laura awaits his return in Sydney, where she endures their months of separation as if her life were a dream and Voss the only reality. Marrying a sensitive rendering of hidden love with a stark adventure narrative, "Voss" is a novel of extraordinary power and virtuosity from a twentieth-century master
A fringe of leaves by Patrick White ( Book )
65 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shipwrecked and captured in Australia, a Victorian lady, stripped of everything, finds the strength to survive her ordeal. By 1973's Novel Prize winner
Riders in the chariot by Patrick White ( Book )
78 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and held by 1,820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A half-mad spinster, an aboriginal painter, a washerwoman, and a Jewish refugee--all vision seekers--struggle with the evil around them. Australian setting
The tree of man, a novel by Patrick White ( Book )
98 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life on an Australian bush farm at the turn of the century
The vivisector by Patrick White ( Book )
74 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hurtle Duffield the artist protagonist is the vivisector who cuts up living experience and relationship for the purpose of his art
The Twyborn affair by Patrick White ( Book )
46 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and held by 1,389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eddie Twyborn is bisexual and beautiful, the son of a Judge and a drunken mother. With this androgynous hero - Eudoxia/Eddie/Eadith Twyborn - and through his search for identity, for self-affirmation and love in its many forms, Patrick White takes us on a journey into the ambiguous landscapes, sexual, psychological and spiritual, of the human condition
The solid mandala, a novel by Patrick White ( Book )
70 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A telling and touching portrait of twin brothers. Waldo is the competent man of reason, he sees himself as the superior intellect. Arthur, accepted as a half-wit, is the innocent, God's fool, loving and outgoing in a blundering way. As they compete with and care for each other through half a century, their lives are inextricably intertwined - the two sides of man's nature forming a totality
The cockatoos; stories by Patrick White ( Book )
40 editions published between 1966 and 1993 in English and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Korte romaner og noveller
The aunt's story by Patrick White ( Book )
82 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the death of her mother, middle-aged Theodora Goodman contemplates the desert of her life. Freed from the trammels of convention she leaves Australia for a European tour and becomes involved with the residents of a small French hotel. But creating other people's lives even in love and pity, can lead to madness. On the journey home, Theodora finds there is little to choose between the reality of illusion and the illusion of reality
Memoirs of many in one, by Alex Xenophon Demirjian Gray by Patrick White ( Book )
19 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alex Xenophon Demirjian Gray's fiktive selvbiografi, skrevet af Patrick White
The burnt ones by Patrick White ( Book )
57 editions published between 1964 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brings together eleven stories published over several years
The living and the dead by Patrick White ( Book )
62 editions published between 1941 and 1996 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hanging garden by Patrick White ( Book )
16 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In wartime Australia, two children form an extraordinary bond as they negotiate the dangers of life as strangers abandoned on the far side of the world
Four plays by Patrick White ( Book )
24 editions published between 1962 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Happy valley; a novel by Patrick White ( Book )
27 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on Patrick Whiteâ??s own experiences in the early 1930s as a jackaroo at Bolaro, near Adaminaby in south-eastern New South Wales, Happy Valley paints a portrait of a community in a desolate landscape. It is a jagged and restless study of small-town and country life. It won the Australian Literature Society Gold Medal in 1941
Three uneasy pieces by Patrick White ( Book )
16 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Patrick White : selected writings by Patrick White ( Book )
4 editions published between 1975 and 1994 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Big toys by Patrick White ( Book )
14 editions published between 1977 and 1993 in English and Italian and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Signal driver : a morality play for the times by Patrick White ( Book )
3 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.38 (from 0.21 for The hangin ... to 0.66 for Laden choi ...)
Alternative Names
Vajt, Patrik 1912-1990
White, Patrick
White, Patrick Martindale
White, Patrick Victor Martindale.
White Patrick Victor Martindale 1912-1990
וויט, פטריק 1912-1990
ויט, פטריק 1912-1990
וייט, פטריק 1912־
ホワイト, パトリック
Languages
English (1,138)
German (19)
Dutch (6)
Polish (5)
Italian (4)
Chinese (3)
French (2)
Malay (2)
Croatian (2)
Swedish (2)
Turkish (2)
Hittite (1)
Slovenian (1)
Portuguese (1)
Slovak (1)
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