Vincent, Paul (Paul F.)
Most widely held works by Paul Vincent
The discovery of heaven : a novel by Harry Mulisch ( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 711 libraries worldwide
Annoyed by man's behavior, God decides to take back the Ten Commandments. He orders the angels to find someone intelligent enough to recognize the original tablets. The angels bring together man and woman, a son is born and he begins his training in skills needed to carry out his mission. A novel of ideas, ranging from the nature of time to the absurdity of existence. By a Dutch writer, author of The Assault.
Siegfried by Harry Mulisch ( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 569 libraries worldwide
From the bestselling author of "The Discovery of Heaven" comes a compelling new novel with the daring premise that Hitler and Eva Braun produced a son.
Dutch, the language of twenty million Dutch and Flemish people by Omer Vandeputte ( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
The song and the truth by Helga Ruebsamen ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 432 libraries worldwide
Set against the backdrop of the Dutch East Indies and Nazi-occupied Holland, this lyrical novel delivers epic themes -- from the legacy of colonialism to the elusiveness of memory -- filtered through the rich imagination of a five-year-old girl.
The procedure by Harry Mulisch ( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
A sixteenth-century rabbi creates a golem to protect the Jews of prague. Four hundred years later, a Dutch biologist creates an organic clay crystal that can reproduce itself and has a metabolism.
On the water by H. M. van den Brink ( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
A highly acclaimed Dutch work published in seven countries. Anton stands on the banks of the river in Amsterdam in 1944 and remembers the majestic summer he spent on the water with David. The story is told with the past and present flipping back and forth like oars, from the golden, prewar summer in 1939 to the same city five years later, stripped of life by the war.
Children of a new fatherland : Germany's post-war right-wing politics by Jan Herman Brinks ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
This is a study of the growth of Germany's right wing in the reunited Germany. It examines the implosion of communism and the growth of xenophobia and right-wing politics in modern and contemporary Europe.
Cheese by Willem Elsschot ( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Summer in Termuren by Louis Paul Boon ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
Close-up by Esther Verhoef ( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Modern Dutch studies : essays in honour of Peter King, professor of modern Dutch studies at the University of Hull on the occasion of his retirement ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
My little war by Louis Paul Boon ( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
European context : studies in the history and literature of the Netherlands presented to Theodoor Weevers ( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in Dutch and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Villa des Roses by Willem Elsschot ( Book )
4 editions published between 1969 and 2003 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Arriving in Avignon : a record by Daniël Robberechts ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Women's writing from the Low Countries 1200-1875 a bilingual anthology ( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
This book provides a welcome English translation of a marvelous anthology of women's religious and secular writing, stretching from the visions of the late medieval mystics through the prison testaments of sixteenth-century Anabaptist martyrs to the pamphleteers and novelists of the growing urban bourgeoisie. The translations and introductions demonstrate the ways that women in the Low Countries shaped the intellectual and cultural developments of their eras.
Eclipse by J Bernlef ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
In praise of navigation : twentieth century stories from the Dutch ( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Double play : the story of an amazing world record by Frank Martinus Arion ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
That limpid singer : a bilingual anthology of the poems of Guido Gezelle (1830-1899) by Guido Gezelle ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in Dutch and held by 12 libraries worldwide
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Vincent, P. F. (Paul F.)
Vincent, P. (Paul)