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Creagh, Patrick

Works: 83 works in 222 publications in 2 languages and 5,501 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Novels  Musical settings  Suspense fiction  Drama  Art music  Songs  Vocal scores 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, Librettist, Other
Classifications: PQ4880.A24, 853.914
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Patrick Creagh
Most widely held works by Patrick Creagh
Pereira declares : a testimony by Antonio Tabucchi( Book )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fence-sitting journalist under the Salazar dictatorship in 1930s Portugal is forced to commit himself and emerges a hero. The protagonist is a middle-aged editor keeping out of politics by editing a cultural journal. The turning point comes when he hires a young assistant who turns out to be a revolutionary. By an Italian writer, author of Requiem
Not all bastards are from Vienna by Andrea Molesini( Book )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

November 1917. When Austrian forces advance into Northern Italy, the aristocratic Spada family find their estate requisitioned by enemy soldiers. A cruel act of violence against a group of local village girls sparks their desire for revenge. The whole family--from the eccentric grandparents to the secretive servants--have their own ideas about how to fight the enemy, but their courage is soon put to the test and it seems that some are willing to compromise. Seventeen-year-old Paolo Spada, the youngest member of the family, is forced to bear witness as his once proud family succumbs to acts of love and hate, jealousy and betrayal
Involuntary witness by Gianrico Carofiglio( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nine-year-old boy is found murdered at the bottom of a well near a beach in southern Italy and a Senegalese peddler is accused of the crime
Operette morali : essays and dialogues by Giacomo Leopardi( Book )

6 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riveduto sull'edizione critica curata da Ottavio Besomi, il testo delle Operette morali si avvale, in questa edizione, dell'introduzione e del commento di Cesare Galimberti. Attraverso una lettura che mette in luce i tratti gnostici della visione di Leopardi, Galimberti restituisce alle Operette il loro carattere di libro metafisico, oggi ritornato prepotentemente all'attenzione negli studi critici sul poeta e pensatore di Recanati
Andromache's farewell : for soprano and orchestra, op. 39 by Samuel Barber( )

5 editions published in 1963 in English and German and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The missing head of Damasceno Monteiro by Antonio Tabucchi( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pas un roman, mais selon l'auteur: une émotion, une enquête, un agacement, en somme, une intrigue policière à l'envers que les habitués de l'écrivain liront avec délice et les autres aussi
Design as art by Bruno Munari( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruno Munari was among the most inspirational designers of all time, described by Picasso as 'the new Leonardo'. Munari insisted that design be beautiful, functional and accessible, and this enlightening and highly entertaining book sets out his ideas about visual, graphic and industrial design and the role it plays in the objects we use everyday. Lamps, road signs, typography, posters, children's books, advertising, cars and chairs - these are just some of the subjects to which he turns his illuminating gaze
Selected poems by Giuseppe Ungaretti( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a book of selected poems from Giuseppe Ungaretti
The chimera by Sebastiano Vassalli( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 17th Century Italy, at the time of the counter-reformation, a girl is accused of witchcraft by people jealous of her beauty. She becomes a pawn in a conflict between the local bishop and the pope, is tortured and executed
The lament of the linnet by Anna Maria Ortese( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 18th century Naples, three visitors from Flanders vie for the hand of a glovemaker's daughter. One is a merchant, a second is a duke and a third a sculptor. All are intrigued be her mysterious sorrow
Tommaso and the blind photographer by Gesualdo Bufalino( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tommaso the janitor and his friend Tir, the blind photographer, enjoy the movie even though Tir can only follow the story with his ears. One afternoon after leaving the cinema Tir steps into the road before his friend can stop him and is killed by a speeding motorcyclist. Possibly an accident except that the photographer was being pursued by the underworld for the return of a roll of film, one of several he had taken to record an orgy of sex and drugs attended by the cream of Roman High Society."--Back cover
A row of pharaohs; [poems] by Patrick Creagh( Book )

9 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danton and Robespierre : opera in three acts by John Eaton( Recording )

2 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bell'Antonio by Vitaliano Brancati( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een beelschone jonge Siciliaan wordt ondanks zijn reputatie als Don Juan geconfronteerd met een onverklaarbare impotentie tot grote schande van zijn familie
The sun train by Renée Reggiani( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl and her family face many hardships when they leave their traditional life as Sicilian farmers and hopefully move to a better life in urban Italy. Grades 6-9
The keeper of ruins and other inventions by Gesualdo Bufalino( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Racconti e misteri buffi di uno srittore 'malpensante'"--Cover
To Abel and others by Patrick Creagh( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danube by Claudio Magris( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this acclaimed international bestseller, Claudio Magris tracks the course of the Danube, setting his finger on the pulse of Central Europe, the crucible of a culture that draws on influences of East and West, of Christianity and Islam. Magris, whose knowledge is encyclopedic and whose curiosity is limitless, guides the reader along the course of the river, from its source in the Bavarian hills through Austro-Hungary and the Balkans to the Black Seas. In each town he raises the ghosts that inhabit the houses and monuments, from Ovid and Marcus Aurelius to Kafka and Elias Canetti. The Danube is the great artery of that elusive territory known as Mitteleuropa, from which so many of the most fascinating people and ideas of European history have emerged
A picture of Tristan; imitations of Tristan Corbière by Patrick Creagh( Book )

4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Splendor of the gods by Flavio Conti( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents religious edifices known for their great architecture and includes Cathedral of Milan, Cathedral of Mexico City, Mosque of the Shah at Isfahan, Horyuji Temple, Kandariya Mahadeva of Khadjuraho, India Cathedral of Chartres, Westminster Abbey, and St. Stephen's Cathedral
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Pereira declares : a testimony
Alternative Names
Brasier-Creagh, John Patrick

Brasier-Creagh, John Patrick, 1930-2012

Creagh, John Patrick Brasier-

Creagh, John Patrick Brasier-, 1930-2012

Patrick Creagh British writer

English (102)

German (1)

Involuntary witnessThe missing head of Damasceno MonteiroDesign as artThe lament of the linnetTommaso and the blind photographerBell'AntonioDanube