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Davies, Hunter 1936-

Overview
Works: 212 works in 922 publications in 3 languages and 16,577 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographies  History  Military history  Autobiographies  Field guides  Art 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, led, Commentator for written text, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Correspondent
Classifications: PR5881, B
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Hunter Davies
Publications by Hunter Davies
Most widely held works by Hunter Davies
William Wordsworth : a biography by Hunter Davies( Book )
31 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,401 libraries worldwide
Drawing on the published letters and diaries of Wordsworth and his sister, Dorothy, and of their contempories Coleridge and Southey, this remains the only full length popular biography of the poet's life and times.--Publisher
The John Lennon letters by John Lennon( Book )
18 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and Swedish and held by 1,007 libraries worldwide
Published together for the first time, this collection of letters to family, friends, lovers and complete strangers from the beloved Beatle offers an intimate look into the true personality and mind of one of popular music's most prolific and revered artists
The Beatles : the authorized biography by Hunter Davies( Book )
36 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 851 libraries worldwide
The author, who traveled with the Beatles for sixteen months, tells their complete story from school days to the years they spent in Hamburg up to the period of Beatlemania and beyond. The reasons why they have given up touring and have practically become recluses are examined in detail
The Beatles lyrics : the stories behind the music, including the handwritten drafts of more than 100 classic Beatles songs by Hunter Davies( Book )
3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 730 libraries worldwide
The definitive book of Beatles songs, shown as first written by their own hands and put into authoritative context, for the 50th anniversary of the Beatles coming to America
A biographical study of the father of railways George Stephenson, on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the opening of the world's first public railway, the Stockton and Darlington, 1825- 1975, including an account of railway mania and a consideration of Stephensonia today by Hunter Davies( Book )
17 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the opening of the world's first public railway the Stockton and Darlington 1825-1975 including an account of railway mania and a consideration of Stephensonia today
A walk along the wall by Hunter Davies( Book )
22 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
The story of Hadrian's Wall - its remarkable history, the archaeology which uncovered it and is taking place, and the varied people who live along it today
The glory game by Hunter Davies( Book )
26 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Wainwright : the biography by Hunter Davies( Book )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
The teller of tales : in search of Robert Louis Stevenson by Hunter Davies( Book )
13 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
Behind the scenes at the Museum of Baked Beans : my search for Britain's maddest museums by Hunter Davies( Book )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
Driven by his own passion for collecting, Hunter Davies packed his notepad and set off in search of Britain's maddest museums. He explores these hidden gems and soon discovers that they are everywhere and that they celebrate just about everything, from lawnmowers in Southport to pencils in Keswick. But as Hunter travels up and down the country he comes to realise that it isn't only the collections that are fascinating, it's also the people who put them together. Whether they're a man who loves Heinz so much he's changed his name to Captain Beany or a kleptomaniac Vintage Radio buff, these eccentric collectors are Britain's finest. Once you discover these museums Great Britain won't look quite the same again
Beatrix Potter's Lakeland by Hunter Davies( Book )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
The Beatles by Hunter Davies( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
The only authorized biographer of the Beatles provides a behind-the-scenes look at the famous musical group from the beginning in Liverpool through the pinnacle of their popularity, the breakup of the band, and the subsequent solo careers
I love football : a match made in heaven by Hunter Davies( Book )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
Hunter Davies' account of his passion takes us through his experiences with some of the biggest names in the game - including George Best, Gazza and Dwight Yorke - and his memories of some of the most exciting matches played over the last 40 years
Gazza! : my story by Paul Gascoigne( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
An autobiography of Paul Gascoigne, one of England's most talented footballers. His abilities on the field enable him to turn a game single-handed. His antics off the field have not always been so successful, and the ensuing controversy has meant that he is seldom out of the media spotlight
The biscuit girls by Hunter Davies( Book )
9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Ivy, Dulcie, Barbara, Ann, Dorothy and Jean all had different reasons for applying for work at Carr's of Carlisle, but once they had put on their overalls and walked through the factory gates they discovered a community where they worked hard, gossiped, got into scrapes and made lifelong friends. Beginning in the 1940s, this is the true story of the 'Home of Biscuits', based on the vivid recollections of six of the women who helped send Carr's biscuits around the world
The Creighton report : a year in the life of a comprehensive school by Hunter Davies( Book )
12 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
The Beatles book by Hunter Davies( Book )
6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
"Hunter Davies, the only ever authorised biographer of the group, brings together three eminent Beatles experts to compile this must-have guide. Divided into four sections--'People,' 'Songs,' 'Places,' and 'Broadcast and cinema'--The Beatles Book covers every element of the band's history and the influences that shaped them"--Back cover
Relative strangers : a history of adoption and a tale of triplets by Hunter Davies( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
On 18 May 1932, Kate Hodder gave birth to a baby girl at Birchfield House Infirmary near Sevenoaks in Kent. Three and a half hours later, a baby boy was born. And then, forty minutes on, a second girl was delivered. But the joy at the birth of triplets - a very rare event in the 1930s - was to prove short-lived. Kate died the following day. Her husband Wills was soon struggling to cope with their six previous children, so the decision was made to offer the triplets up for adoption. Remarkably, aged sixty-nine, the three triplets were reunited. Here, their astonishing story charts their three different upbringings, and the struggles and detective work that brought them back together
The John Lennon letters by John Lennon( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
A lifetime of letters, collected for the first time, from the legendary musician and songwriter. John Lennon was one of the greatest songwriters the world has ever known, creator of 'Help!', 'Come Together', 'Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds', and dozens more. But it was in his correspondences that he let his personality and poetry flow unguarded. Now, gathered for the first time, are his letters to family, friends, strangers, and lovers from every point in his life
A walk along the tracks by Hunter Davies( Book )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Davies, Edward Hunter 1936-
Davies, H.
Davies, Hunter b. 1936
Deiviss, Hanters 1936-
Hunter Davies Brits journalist
Дэвис, Хантер
Дэвис, Хантер 1936-
هانتر دیویس ژورنالیست بریتانیایی
هنتر ديفيز
데이비스, 헌터 1936-
デイヴィス, H
デイヴィス, ハンター
デービーズ, H
ハンター・デイヴィス
亨特·戴维斯
Languages
English (315)
Swedish (1)
French (1)
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