WorldCat Identities

Walford, Naomi

Overview
Works: 71 works in 261 publications in 2 languages and 4,723 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction 
Roles: Translator, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ3.W16986, 894.5413
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Most widely held works about Naomi Walford
 
Most widely held works by Naomi Walford
The Egyptian : a novel by Mika Waltari( Book )
16 editions published between 1949 and 2002 in English and held by 1,878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Egypt, more than a thousand years before Christ, it encompasses all of the then-known world. It is told by Sinhue, physician to the Pharaoh, and is the story of his life. Through his eyes are seen innumerable characters, full drawn and covering the whole panorama of the ancient world
Beyond sing the woods by Trygve Gulbranssen( Book )
10 editions published between 1935 and 1937 in English and Undetermined and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicle of a Norwegian family living on a huge estate in the hills
The dark angel by Mika Waltari( Book )
15 editions published between 1953 and 1989 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical novel about Constantinople at the time of its fall, in 1452-1453
A time on earth by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
6 editions published between 1965 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aging Swedish immigrant lives out his days in modest Southern California hotel room where he thinks back to his childhood and the tragic fate of his idol, an older brother
Moonscape and other stories by Mika Waltari( Book )
7 editions published between 1954 and 1956 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For contents, see Author Catalog
Fetish by Christine Garnier( Book )
5 editions published between 1952 and 1953 in English and Undetermined and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sibyl by Pär Lagerkvist( )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this powerful, poetic, and moving parable, the Wandering Jew of medieval Christian legend journeys to Delphi to consult the famed oracle of the pagans. He is turned away but not before learning that one of the most adept of the old priestesses, or sibyls, lives in disgrace in the mountains above the Temple. In her rude goat-hut he seeks the meaning of his disastrous brush with the son of God. She reveals that she, too, has been touched by the son of a god, a very different son, not quite human, born of her own body. He dwells with her as a constant reminder of the betrayal of her mystical and erotic union with the divine, her punishment, and--perhaps--her redemption
Cape Farewell by Harry Martinson( Book )
4 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sibyl by Pär Lagerkvist( )
3 editions published between 1958 and 1963 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An old woman who lives in the mountains near Delphi is visited by the legendary Wandering Jew, who was cursed with immortality for refusing to let Jesus rest on his way to being crucified
Modern Arctic exploration by Gunnar Seidenfaden( Book )
4 editions published in 1939 in English and Undetermined and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes work of modern expeditions, including mapping, geology, biology, marine research, ethnology, with brief account of recent voyages
Dieu rend visite à Newton by Stig Dagerman( Book )
5 editions published between 1959 and 1986 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le soir de sa mort, Newton reçoit la visite de Dieu à qui il propose de découvrir ce qu'est la vie des hommes. Un conte philosophique
The happy glutton; an essay on cooking considered both as a fine art and as a worldly pleasure accompanied by recipes by Alin Laubreaux( Book )
5 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Servants entrance by Sigrid Boo( Book )
2 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The secret of the kingdom by Mika Waltari( Book )
14 editions published between 1961 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Upon witnessing the Crucifixion, a wealthy young Roman is moved to search into the question of Christ's life on earth
Sinuhe the Egyptian : a novel by Mika Waltari( Book )
13 editions published between 1949 and 1973 in English and Finnish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The empire of the steppes; a history of central Asia by René Grousset( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ben shu shi yi bu gu dai ya zhou bei fang you mu min zu de tong shi. quan shu yi you mu min zu suo jian li de guo jia yu wang chao wei gang, jiang ta men de xing wang yi ji shi ben mo ti de fang fa xi tong di jie shao gei du zhe
The tyrants by Richard B Thomsen( Book )
4 editions published between 1955 and 1960 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Byzantium: greatness and decline by Charles Diehl( Book )
4 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Katrina by Sally Salminen( Book )
4 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fortælling om en finsk bondekone, der er gift med en svag mand og kæmper for at holde sammen på hjemmet. Foregår på Ålandsøerne
A stranger came to the farm by Mika Waltari( Book )
10 editions published between 1952 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tragedy of the Finnish countryside
 
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Languages
English (132)
Finnish (1)
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