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William (Fictitious character : Crompton)

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Works: 93 works in 258 publications in 4 languages and 3,203 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous fiction  Children's audiobooks  Adventure stories 
Classifications: PZ7, 823.912
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Publications about William (Fictitious character : Crompton)
Most widely held works about William (Fictitious character : Crompton)
    Just William by Richmal Crompton( Book )
    21 editions published between 1930 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 276 libraries worldwide
    Book of short stories about a scruffy, frowning eleven-year-old boy, William Brown, his friends, Ginger, Henry and Douglas, and the adventures and misadventures they get up to
    William again by Richmal Crompton( Book )
    12 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 219 libraries worldwide
    The irrepressible William returns with fourteen fantastic adventures. Totally bankrupt, William and Ginger can't even buy sweets. But then William has a brilliant idea - they could sell Ginger's twin cousins as slaves. Before too long, William is in serious trouble - again
    William - the fourth by Richmal Crompton( Book )
    12 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
    "Here William invents a water race where competitors have to run with a mouth full of water, without swallowing it or spitting it out. Its just a shame he doesnt have time to think before speaking to (and drenching!) Mrs Adolphus Crane during the race"--Global Books in print
    More William by Richmal Crompton( Book )
    12 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
    William at war by Richmal Crompton( Book )
    7 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
    William is keen to offer his services to his country, however no-one else thinks he would make a hero
    Still - William by Richmal Crompton( Book )
    12 editions published between 1925 and 2016 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
    There is only one Just William. The loveable imp has been harassing his unfortunate family. In this work, lisping, frilly-dressed Violet Elizabeth becomes William's worst nightmare. Not only does she expect him to play fairies - she expects him to kiss her! Previous ed.: London: Newnes, 1925
    William the good by Richmal Crompton( Book )
    6 editions published between 1928 and 2013 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
    Now with a fantastic redesigned cover to tie in with the brand-new JUST WILLIAM BBC television series!
    William the outlaw by Richmal Crompton( Book )
    8 editions published between 1927 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 111 libraries worldwide
    GENERAL FICTION (CHILDREN'S / TEENAGE). Some words to not apply to William Brown: sweet, charming, 'dear little boy' ...That sounds more like Georgie Murdoch, who is so sickly sweet that William is determined to turn him into a wild, muddy, noisy outlaw like himself ...In William the Outlaw everyone's favourite troublemaker, William Brown, is back in a collection of ten Just William stories - now with a brand-new cover look illustrated by Sara Ogilvie. There is only one William. This tousle-headed, snub-nosed, hearty, lovable imp of mischief has been harassing his unfortunate family and delighting his hundreds of thousands of admirers since 1922. Ages 9+
    William's birthday and other stories by Martin Jarvis( Book )
    2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
    William - the gangster by Richmal Crompton( Book )
    5 editions published between 1937 and 1999 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
    William - the conqueror by Richmal Crompton( Book )
    9 editions published between 1926 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 77 libraries worldwide
    Richmal Crompton a écrit 38 volumes sur William où s'échelonnent les facéties du turbulent personnage. Malgré les nombreux rebondissements, la lecture de cet ouvrage est réservée aux bons lecteurs
    William in trouble by Richmal Crompton( Book )
    6 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
    CLASSIC FICTION (CHILDREN'S / TEENAGE). William has a habit of being where he shouldn't be. But the village girls' school is the last place where he's likely to be making mischief ...isn't it? In William in Trouble William Brown is back in a collection of fourteen Just William Stories - now with a brand-new cover look illustrated by Alex T. Smith. There is only one William. This tousle-headed, snub-nosed, hearty, lovable imp of mischief has been harassing his unfortunate family and delighting his hundreds of thousands of admirers since 1922. Ages 9+
    Meet Just William again by Richmal Crompton( Book )
    2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
    Whether he's dodging his rotten sister Ethel or getting into scrapes with his band of outlaws, there's never a dull moment with William Brown around. This book lets you join William and his friends as they get up to all sorts of mischief
    William and the hidden treasure and other stories by Martin Jarvis( Book )
    1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
    William a décidé qu'il serait millionnaire, il lui faut découvrir un trésor. Il trouve un papier jauni : c'est à coup sûr le plan d'un trésor caché !
    Meet Just William by Martin Jarvis( Book )
    1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
    William's wonderful plan and other stories by Martin Jarvis( Book )
    1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
    William by Richmal Crompton( Book )
    4 editions published between 1936 and 1984 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
    William ne correspond pas du tout à l'attente de sa parenté: il est haïssable, mais il a bon coeur. Tous sont victimes de ses facéties
    William's day off and other stories by Martin Jarvis( Book )
    1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
    William again by Richmal Crompton( Sound Recording )
    4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
    Whether he attempts to be a great detective, a shipwrecked mariner or a slave trader, William's best plans often go inexplicably awry - but sometimes gloriously right! The scourge of cats, aunts and all who like a quiet life, here comes William Again
    William and the prize cat and other stories by Martin Jarvis( Book )
    1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
 
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