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Godden, Jon 1906-1984

Overview
Works: 43 works in 171 publications in 3 languages and 7,266 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6013.O18, 828.91403
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Publications about Jon Godden
Publications by Jon Godden
Publications by Jon Godden, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Jon Godden
 
Most widely held works by Jon Godden
Shiva's pigeons : an experience of India by Jon Godden( Book )
6 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 692 libraries worldwide
In her garden by Jon Godden( Book )
6 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 676 libraries worldwide
Ahmed and the old lady by Jon Godden( Book )
5 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
Mrs. Starr lives alone by Jon Godden( Book )
4 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 456 libraries worldwide
Mercy, pity, peace, and love : stories by Rumer Godden( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 456 libraries worldwide
Set in the rice fields of Bengal, the streets of Calcutta, and the mountains of northern Kashmir, the authors explore the themes of courage, the coming of manhood, the worship of different gods, and the clash of culture between East and West
A winter's tale by Jon Godden( Book )
4 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
Story of a girl's infatuation for a successful writer who seeks seclusion in a snowbound English country house, and its effect on another member of the household - the handsome Alsatian dog, Sylvie
In the sun by Jon Godden( Book )
5 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 344 libraries worldwide
English spinster hopes to find peace on Majorca after accidentally causing her unloved father's death, but finds herself a victim of her young nephew's blackmail scheme
The seven islands by Jon Godden( Book )
7 editions published between 1956 and 1957 in English and held by 296 libraries worldwide
Mrs. Panopoulis by Jon Godden( Book )
7 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in 3 languages and held by 238 libraries worldwide
A sophisticated old lady stops for a day on an African island, where she arranges a happy future for her grandniece but finds more drama than she had bargained for
Indian dust by Rumer Godden( Book )
8 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories set in India
Two under the Indian sun by Jon Godden( Book )
31 editions published between 1966 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 188 libraries worldwide
In 1914, following the outbreak of war, two small sisters, Jon and Rumer Godden, left London to return to India and their home in East Bengal - This book captures the colour, sound and smell of exotic India, and brings to life people of every kind
The house by the sea, a novel by Jon Godden( Book )
7 editions published between 1947 and 1948 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
The peacock by Jon Godden( Book )
10 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
The city and the wave by Jon Godden( Book )
11 editions published between 1953 and 1954 in English and Danish and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Love story of an introverted Anglo-Indian and a homeless girl in a crowded city near Bay of Bengal
The bird escaped by Jon Godden( Book )
1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Ahmed's lady by Jon Godden( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Kitten with blue eyes: a novel by Jon Godden( Book )
3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Told in winter by Jon Godden( Book )
2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Streunende Katzen empfängt man nicht Roman by Jon Godden( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in German and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Das Haus am Meer : Roman by Jon Godden( Book )
2 editions published in 1949 in German and held by 6 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Godden, Winsome Ruth Key 1906-1984
Languages
English (127)
German (9)
Danish (5)
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