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Penguin (Firm)

Overview
Works: 305 works in 439 publications in 1 language and 12,173 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Poetry  History  Trials, litigation, etc  Periodicals  Epic poetry  Maps  Encyclopedias  Guidebooks 
Roles: Editor, Publisher
Classifications: PS3523.O46, 813
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Publications about Penguin (Firm)
Publications by Penguin (Firm)
Most widely held works by Penguin (Firm)
Beowulf by Seamus Heaney( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 860 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 359 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 )
9 editions published between 1961 and 1965 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Penguin modern poets ( serial )
in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
The Penguin film review ( serial )
in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
The Penguin book of the natural world ( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Penguin modern stories ( serial )
in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
The Penguin Macquarie dictionary of Australian education ( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Walkabout by James Vance Marshall( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Two Australian school children, defenseless in the vast wilderness of the Outback, meet an Aborigine youth in his walkabout and are forced to undergo a walkabout of their own
Penguin parade ( serial )
in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
The Penguin guide to Greece ( serial )
in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Martin Eden by Jack London( Book )
2 editions published between 1946 and 1968 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
The semiautobiographical story of an impoverished seaman who pursues, obsessively and aggressively, dreams of education and literary fame
Boxwood & graver ; a miscellany of blocks ( Book )
2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
The Penguin book of English verse by John Hayward( Book )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
The true tale of the monster Billy Dean by David Almond( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Billy Dean is a secret child, growing up in the dark heart of Blinkbonny. He has a beautiful young mother and a father who arrives at night carrying the smell of incense and cigarettes. His world is just a bed, some pictures of the holy island and a single locked door, but his father fills his dreams with mysterious tales and dreadful warnings. When his father disappears, Billy's mum brings him out into the world, and he learns the dreadful truth of what happened in Blinkbonny on the day he was born. Gradually he finds he has the gift of helping to rebuild what has been broken. But there is one figure who is beyond healing, who comes looking for Billy himself and is determined on a kind of reckoning
The Penguin Australian road atlas ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
The Penguin map of the British Isles : on a conic projection with one standard parallel by Michael Middleditch( Map )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The Penguin Australian road atlas ( Map )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Great expectations and Charles Dickens ( visu )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
A dramatized reading of thematic selections from the novel with contemporary audience responses
The world according to humphrey by Betty G Birney( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Humphrey, pet hamster at Longfellow School, learns that he has an important role to play in helping his classmates and teacher
 
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Harmondsworth (GB)
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Penguin Books, ltd., Harmondsworth, Eng.
Penguin Books, Ltd. (Harmondsworth, England)
Penguin Books, Ltd. (Harmondsworth, Middlesex)
Languages
English (138)
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