WorldCat Identities

John, Roland

Overview
Works: 16 works in 261 publications in 4 languages and 1,374 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Naval history  Ghost stories  Sea stories  Short stories  Horror tales  Horror fiction  Romance fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Arranger, Editor
Classifications: PS2612, 813.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roland John
Tales of mystery and imagination by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )

74 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man haunted by his own imagination, hidden writing that leads to buried treasure, a fisherman fighting for his life in a powerful whirlpool. In these stories by Edgar Allan Poe we meet people struggling with death. Others are strying to solve the darkest of mysteries. Which of them will succeed?
The thirty-nine steps by John Buchan( Book )

61 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man is killed in Richard Hannay's home. Before his death he tells Hannay a deadly secret. Now Hannay's life is in danger. Who are his enemies and what are they trying to do? And how will he solve the mystery of "the thirty-nine steps"?
The go-between by L. P Hartley( Book )

53 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the summer of 1900 and Leo is staying with his friend Marcus. Leo likes Marcus's beautiful older sister, Marian very much. He becomes a secret messenger for her and a local farmer. But when he realizes what the messages they send each other are about, he is shocked and confused
A beginner's guide to the Cantos of Ezra Pound by Roland John( Book )

7 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret sharer : and other sea stories by Joseph Conrad( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading comprehension passages by Roland John( Book )

8 editions published between 1977 and 1982 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to A choice of poets by Roland John( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The turn of the screw by Henry James( Book )

10 editions published between 1967 and 1975 in English and Spanish and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic ghost story about a high-strung governess and the two young children who may--or may not--be plotting with the diabolical Peter Quint
Further English for Libya by Mustafa Gusbi( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flying colours by C. S Forester( Book )

6 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prisoner of the French after he was forced to surrender his ship, Captain Horatio Hornblower faces a trial by his captor, if he can escape, a court-martial back in England
Treasure Island by Roland John( Book )

6 editions published between 1974 and 1996 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading comprehension passages by Roland John( Book )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1989 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ring-givers by W. H Canaway( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1971 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collins graded English tests by Roland John( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collins graded English tests by Roland John( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected classics( Book )

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

 
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Tales of mystery and imagination
Alternative Names
John, R.

John, R. Roland.

John, R. (Roland), 1920-

Languages
English (255)

Chinese (2)

Spanish (1)

German (1)

Covers
The thirty-nine stepsThe go-betweenA guide to A choice of poetsCollected classics