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Humphreys, Emyr

Works: 115 works in 383 publications in 3 languages and 14,403 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Documentary television programs  Domestic fiction  Historical television programs  Educational films  Internet videos  Political fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Lyricist
Classifications: PR6015.U478, 936.401
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Publications about Emyr Humphreys
Publications by Emyr Humphreys
Most widely held works by Emyr Humphreys
The Celts by Frank Delaney( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 497 libraries worldwide
Follows the story of the Celtic race form their earliest roots 2500 years ago through the flowering of their unique culture and their enduring heritage today
A man's estate by Emyr Humphreys( Book )
26 editions published between 1955 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Hannah Ellis is thirty-five, unmarried and still living at Y Glyn, the family farm in Wales where she has been brought up by her mother and step-father, a forbidding man with a powerful hold on the neighbourhood. Loving her country, yet resenting the egotism of her family, she yearns for the return of her long-banished brother Philip, believing that he will rescue her from this bleak existence. But Hannah little realises that Philip's arrival is imminent, and is to herald enormous changes as he unwittingly ignites the passions and strengths of an unusually intertwined community
Bonds of attachment by Emyr Humphreys( Book )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
The Taliesin tradition : a quest for the Welsh identity by Emyr Humphreys( Book )
14 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Unconditional surrender by Emyr Humphreys( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 199 libraries worldwide
As World War II comes to a close, alliances start shifting in a Welsh village. The local pastor and his wife draw closer to the displaced German countess, distancing themselves from their jingoistic parishioners, while their daughter looks at a young German POW in a different light
Outside the house of Baal by Emyr Humphreys( Book )
13 editions published between 1965 and 1996 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
An absolute hero by Emyr Humphreys( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Flesh and blood by Emyr Humphreys( Book )
12 editions published between 1974 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 libraries worldwide
This is the tale of Amy Parry. It begins as she travels home as a baby. As she continues her journey through life, she savours the full subtle flavours and rich textures of a way of life that has now all but vanished from the principality of Wales
A toy epic by Emyr Humphreys( Book )
22 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 160 libraries worldwide
?A Toy Epic is the story of three boys moving towards the threshold of adult life in the 1930s. From differing backgrounds their lives cross and touch until they become firm friends. ?Each of them, Michael, Albie and Iorwerth, take up the story in turn, creating their own particular world and contriubting to the composite picture of life in ‘one of the four corners of Wales'. ?Significantly, A Toy Epic is Wales' most important war novel, the dominant central theme of the book. It is framed by the two World Wars, and their shadows, one gone and one looming, colour the novel dark. War is the ul
HODDINOTT, A.: Landscapes: Song Cycles and Folksongs (Booth, N. Spence, J.H. Williams, Matthews-Owen, Pollock) ( file )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Open secrets by Emyr Humphreys( Book )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 135 libraries worldwide
The anchor tree by Emyr Humphreys( Book )
5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Hear and forgive by Emyr Humphreys( Book )
15 editions published between 1952 and 1971 in English and French and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Collected poems by Emyr Humphreys( Book )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Jones : a novel by Emyr Humphreys( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Tijdens een slapeloze nacht overdenkt een man uit Wales zijn leven, dat mede door zijn besluiteloosheid teleurstellend en eenzaam is
Ancestor worship : four poems of Emyr Humphreys for baritone and piano by Alun Hoddinott( score )
5 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Conversations and reflections by Emyr Humphreys( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Emyr Humphreys by Ioan M Williams( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in Undetermined and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The Land of the living by Emyr Humphreys( file )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Emyr Humphreys British writer
Emyr Humphreys Brits schrijver
Emyr Humphreys scrittore britannico
Humphreys, Emyr
English (173)
French (4)
Welsh (3)
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