WorldCat Identities

Herbert, Xavier 1901-

Overview
Works: 159 works in 465 publications in 12 languages and 4,226 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Folklore  Drama  Psychological fiction  Archives  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PR9619.3.H38, 823
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Most widely held works about Xavier Herbert
 
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Most widely held works by Xavier Herbert
Capricornia : a novel by Xavier Herbert( Book )
130 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A saga of life in the Northern Territories and the clash of white and Aborigine cultures -- one of Australia's all-time best-selling novels and an inspiration for Baz Luhrmann's lavish film 'AUSTRALIA'
Poor fellow my country by Xavier Herbert( Book )
36 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The manuscripts of "Capricornia", the unpublished "The facts of the publication of Capricornia for the historical record", a typescript of "Poor fellow my country" and letters, mostly addressed to Arthur Dibley, written from Feb. 1935 to Aug. 1938 and covering the period when "Capricornia" was published and won the Sesquicentary prize
Seven emus by Xavier Herbert( Book )
23 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bronco Jones, part-Aboriginal owner of Emu Station in the north of Western Australia, struggles against the machinations of a businessman and an anthropologist in this satirical portrait of anthropological exploitation of Aboriginal sacred sites
Soldiers' women by Xavier Herbert( Book )
25 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Xavier Herbert's study of women liberated by the absence or relative scarcity of men during World War II
Larger than life; twenty short stories by Xavier Herbert( Book )
16 editions published between 1963 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
South of Capricornia : short stories 1925-1934 by Xavier Herbert( Book )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dream road by Xavier Herbert( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Xavier Herbert : episodes from Capricornia, Poor fellow my country, and other fiction, nonfiction and letters by Xavier Herbert( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss Tanaka by John Romeril( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Making of Xavier Herbert's Poor fellow my country ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Larger than life by Xavier Herbert( Book )
10 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A masterly and compelling collection of tales about Australia's North from one of the country's literary legends
Capricornia by Xavier Herbert( Recording )
5 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disturbing element by Xavier Herbert( Book )
10 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Often comic, often tragic, Disturbing Element is the story of an Australian literary legend written in his own classic style
Capricornia Die paradiesische Hölle, Roman by Xavier Herbert( Book )
9 editions published between 1900 and 1961 in German and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der vertauschte Traumstein : Roman by Xavier Herbert( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rajské peklo by Xavier Herbert( Book )
6 editions published between 1964 and 1986 in Czech and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Generační román u nás dosud neznámého australského spisovatele z doby osídlování severní části Austrálie evropskými přistěhovalci. Zapůsobí do široka rozběhlým a napínavě utvářeným dějem, oživeným pestrou směsicí osob - domorodců i přivandrovalců - nejrozmanitějších charakterů. Zároveň dá i nahlédnout do složitého problému střetání a splývání domorodého živlu s cizím
Xavier Herbert interview ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interview with famous novelist Xavier Herbert in which he talks in detail about his life, career and philosophies. He discusses in detail his novel 'Poor Fellow My Country'
A novel by Xavier Herbert( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die paradiesische Hölle : Roman by Xavier Herbert( Book )
2 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Capricornia : a novel by Xavier Herbert( )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Herbert, Alfred Francis Xavier 1901-1984
Herbert, Alfred Xavier.
Herbert Alfred Xavier 1901-1984
ハーバート, ザヴィア
Languages
English (281)
German (16)
Czech (6)
Danish (5)
Japanese (3)
Swedish (3)
Spanish (3)
Chinese (1)
Slovenian (1)
Italian (1)
Finnish (1)
Norwegian (1)
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