Delderfield, R. F. (Ronald Frederick) 1912-1972
Most widely held works about R. F Delderfield
Most widely held works by R. F Delderfield
To serve them all my days by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
42 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in English and Finnish and held by 2,433 libraries worldwide
Mr. Delderfield's herp is a schoolmaster, David Powlett-Jones, who survives the dreary carnage of the Western front to become a teacher at a remote English "public" school, gradually maturing from a shell-shocke dveteran scarcely older than his charges into a great headmaster, whose influence touches and changes the lives of hundreds of boys who pass through his care.
Theirs was the kingdom by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
23 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in English and held by 2,309 libraries worldwide
A brilliantly woven tapestry of history and adventure, this imposing novel continues the saga of the Victorian giant of commerce Adam Swann and his tough-minded wife, as it follows their fortunes in the penultimate decade of the nineteenth century, and in the careers of the five Swann children reflects both the triumphs and tragedies of Imperial England.
God is an Englishman by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
29 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,257 libraries worldwide
This novel is set in the ruthless world of Victorian commerce follows the fortunes of Adam Swann, scion of an Army family and veteran of campaigns in the Crimea and in India, in his quest to found his own financial dynasty. A richly woven tale that takes the reader from the dusty plains of India to the teeming slums of nineteenth-century London, from the chaos of the great industrial cities of the age to the peaceful certainties of the English countryside.
Give us this day by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
22 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in English and held by 2,022 libraries worldwide
This concluding volume in the author's saga of the Swann family begins at the time of Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee and ends with the guns of August, 1914.
Charlie, come home by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
27 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,456 libraries worldwide
After weeks of careful planning, the day of the great bank robbery had arrived and with it an unforeseen circumstance that leaves Charles and his accomplices without escape...
The green gauntlet by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
23 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in English and held by 1,235 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the experiences of a large Devonshire family during World War II and its aftermath.
All over the town by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
22 editions published between 1947 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,089 libraries worldwide
Nat Hearn comes back from the war and an R.A.F. commission to resume his old job as assistant editor and chief scapegoat of the local newspaper. He proceeds to change the paper into a crusading weapon against injustice and old-fogeyism and to turn the sleepy town of Sandcombe upside down.
Return journey by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
6 editions published between 1967 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,055 libraries worldwide
Returning to his hometown after a 30-year absence, the narrator recalls his first loves.
Diana by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
21 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,050 libraries worldwide
Devonshire boy's love for the young mistress of the manor endures through her marriage to another and through the years of World War 2 and their meeting in Paris.
A horseman riding by by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
17 editions published between 1966 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 1,005 libraries worldwide
After his return from the Boer War, the Squire of Shallowfield struggles for 40 years to restore and maintain a farming estate in Devonshire.
Seven men of Gascony by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
16 editions published between 1949 and 2001 in English and held by 897 libraries worldwide
Takes the reader from the smoke of battlefields to the councils of the Emperor, from the fire of Moscow, to Paris occupied by the Russians.
Imperial sunset; the fall of Napoleon, 1813-14 by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
10 editions published between 1968 and 1984 in English and held by 853 libraries worldwide
Beginning with a picture of the Cossacks of the Elbe in the spring of 1813, the author proceeds to show the results of the disastrous Russian winter and the defeat of 1812, the effects of the fateful years, 1813-1814, as the outer edges of Napoleon's empire began to crumble; the campaigns in the German states; the situation along the shores of the Baltic, in Spain and in Italy.
Mr. Sermon; a novel by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
9 editions published between 1963 and 1985 in English and held by 844 libraries worldwide
An ex-schoolteacher, once he leaves his profession, starts to enjoy life.
Stop at a winner by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
6 editions published between 1961 and 1981 in English and held by 837 libraries worldwide
The adventures of an English Gypsy who accidentally enlists in the RAF during World War II and disrupts the order and efficiency of every unit he is in.
For my own amusement by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
11 editions published between 1968 and 1982 in English and held by 770 libraries worldwide
Napoleon in love by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
10 editions published between 1959 and 2001 in English and Russian and held by 732 libraries worldwide
Too few for drums by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
15 editions published between 1964 and 2001 in English and held by 667 libraries worldwide
During the Peninsular campaigns of the Napoleonic Wars, Ensign Graham of the 51st foot is cut off from the main British army as it withdraws to the coast. Along with a sergent and seven pirates, this tattered band is joined by a Welsh camp follower, Gwyneth. It is she and the sergeant who show the nineteen year old Graham the way to manhood and true leadership against great odds.
The retreat from Moscow by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
6 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 663 libraries worldwide
The golden millstones: Napoleon's brothers and sisters by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
8 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 640 libraries worldwide
Joseph, Lucien, Jerome, Louis, Elisa, Pauline and Caroline - who began as fugitives from a Mediterranean island in revolt - rose to be kings and queens of states as widely separated as Spain, Westphalia and Naples.
Napoleon's marshals by R. F Delderfield ( Book )
8 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 598 libraries worldwide
Authors, English Bank employees Bank robberies Biography Boarding schools Bonaparte family British Country life Criticism, interpretation, etc. Delderfield, R. F.--1912-1972 Domestic fiction Domestic fiction, English Drama Enemies England England--Devon Families Fiction First loves France France--Gascony Great Britain History India Kings and rulers Large type books Love stories, English Manners and customs Man-woman relationships Married people Marshals Military campaigns Military history Napoleon--I,--Emperor of the French,--1769-1821 Napoleonic Wars (1800-1815) Peninsular War (1807-1814) Portugal Relations with women Russia School principals Soldiers South African War (1899-1902) Teachers Television mini-series Veterans Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Wales Wars of Liberation (1813-1814) World War (1914-1918) World War (1939-1945)
Delderfield, R. F.
Delderfield, R. F. 1912-1972
Delderfield, Ronald Frederick, 1912-1972.
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Delderfield, Ronald Frederick, 1912-1973
Delderfield, Ronald Frederik 1912-1972R. F.デルダフィールド
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