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Penguin (Firm)

Overview
Works: 3,832 works in 4,683 publications in 3 languages and 20,771 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Political fiction  History  Juvenile works  Poetry  Educational films  Internet videos  Romance fiction  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Publisher, Producer, pub, Other, Printer
Classifications: PR4710, 823.8
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Publications about Penguin (Firm)
Publications by Penguin (Firm)
Most widely held works by Penguin (Firm)
Beowulf by Francis Barton Gummere( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 807 libraries worldwide
Presents a new translation of the Anglo-Saxon epic chronicling the heroic adventures of Beowulf, the Scandinavian warrior who saves his people from the ravages of the monster Grendel and Grendel's mother
The Penguin book of kites by David Pelham( Book )
2 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
The kite is now enjoying a world revival that has to do partly with its functional beauty, partly with its paradoxical quality of providing exercise and relaxation to both mind and body. Offsetting the neurotic intensity of modern living, it serves as a fragile reminder of a slower, gentler and altogether more pleasurable way of life
The trial of Lady Chatterley: Regina v. Penguin Books Limited by Penguin (Firm)( Book )
13 editions published between 1961 and 1965 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
Penguin modern poets ( serial )
in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
A hundred years of photography, 1839-1939 by Lucia Moholy( Book )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
The blue guitar by John Banville( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Oliver Otway Orme, a semi-famous artist and petty thief, despairing of limits in his talents, flees when his latest theft is discovered and sequesters himself in his childhood home, where he struggles to understand how he reached his current state
The Penguin book of the natural world ( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
The Penguin film review ( serial )
in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Penguin modern stories ( serial )
in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Mary Barton : a tale of Manchester life by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Mary Barton is the daughter of a good and upright trade unionist, John Barton. She attracts two men, Jem Wilson, a fellow worker, and Henry Carson, son of her father's employer. When the union men decide upon murder John Barton is the chosen assassin of Henry Carson. Suspicion falls, however, on Jem, and Mary is torn between her lover and her father
The Penguin Macquarie dictionary of Australian education ( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Walkabout by James Vance Marshall( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
"This is the story of an Aboriginal boy and two American children in the Australian desert. When they meet the boy, Mary and Peter learn about the desert. They follow him to food and water. BVut they are lost. Can they finish their hjourney and find their way home?"--Back cover
Penguin parade ( serial )
in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
The Penguin guide to Greece ( serial )
in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Martin Eden by Jack London( Book )
4 editions published between 1946 and 1968 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
The semiautobiographical story of an impoverished seaman who pursues, obsessively and aggressively, dreams of education and literary fame
When the wind blows by Jimmy T Murakami( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
"A couple face a nuclear holocaust with only the instruction from the government's infamous 'Protect and survive' leaflet to help them."--Container
Boxwood & graver ; a miscellany of blocks by PENGUIN BOOKS( Book )
2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Edition limited to 1500 copies
Watership down by Richard Adams( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
En fabel om en flok kaniner, der bryder op fra deres koloni, før den udryddes, og om deres strabadser og eventyr, mens de forsøger at skabe en ny
The Penguin film review ( serial )
in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens( visu )
2 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
A dramatized reading of thematic selections from the novel with contemporary audience responses
 
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Alternative Names
Penguin Books, ltd., Harmondsworth, Eng.
Penguin Books, Ltd. (Harmondsworth, England)
Penguin Books, Ltd. (Harmondsworth, Middlesex).
Languages
English (174)
German (1)
Japanese (1)
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