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Chatwin, Bruce 1940-1989

Overview
Works: 310 works in 1,716 publications in 20 languages and 24,230 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Biography  Short stories  Records and correspondence  Exhibition catalogs  Drama  Film adaptations  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Other, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, win, Artist, Contributor, Creator, Editor, Dedicatee
Classifications: PR6053.H395, 823.914
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On the black hill by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
128 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,081 libraries worldwide
Relates the lives of identical twins Lewis and Benjamin Jones, born 1900, who farm "The Vision," a property in the Welsh Borders
Utz by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
131 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 1,800 libraries worldwide
The owner of a rare collection of Meissen porcelain identifies with the colorful figure of Harlequin, "the Trickster."
The Viceroy of Ouidah by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
54 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,106 libraries worldwide
Based on the life of Francisco Manoel
What am I doing here by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
47 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,073 libraries worldwide
A selection of stories, profiles, and travelogues
Animal style art from East to West [catalogue of an exhibition by Emma C Bunker( Book )
16 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 629 libraries worldwide
Anatomy of restlessness : selected writings, 1969-1989 by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 607 libraries worldwide
It is commonly supposed that Bruce Chatwin was an ingenuous latecomer to the profession of letters, a misapprehension given apparent credence by that now famous passage in his lyrical, autobiographical "I Always Wanted to Go to Patagonia," in which we are told that this indefatigable traveler's literary career began in midstride, almost on a whim, with a telegram announcing his departure for the farthest-flung corner of the globe: "Have gone to Patagonia."
In Patagonia by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
146 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 437 libraries worldwide
Explains author's travels to a remote country in search of a strange beast and his encounters with the people
Lady, Lisa Lyon by Robert Mapplethorpe( Book )
22 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in 6 languages and held by 393 libraries worldwide
A study of Lisa Lyon, bodybuilder, in a series of black and white portraits that showcase the photographer's sensitivity to form, light and texture
The songlines by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
126 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 311 libraries worldwide
The songlines are the invisible pathways that criss-cross Australia, ancient tracks connecting communities and following ancient boundaries. This is an account which recalls the authors' travels across the length and breadth of Australia seeking to find the truth about the songs and unravel the mysteries of their stories
Anatomy of restlessness : uncollected writings by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
16 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
It is commonly supposed that Bruce Chatwin was an ingenuous latecomer to the profession of letters, a misapprehension given apparent credence by that now famous passage in his lyrical, autobiographical "I Always Wanted to Go to Patagonia," in which we are told that this indefatigable traveler's literary career began in midstride, almost on a whim, with a telegram announcing his departure for the farthest-flung corner of the globe: "Have gone to Patagonia." Such a view overlooks the fact that from the late 1960s onward Chatwin was already fashioning the tools of his future trade in the columns of a variety of magazines and journals. And that he continued to do so through every twist and turn of his career, from art expert to archaeologist, to journalist and author, right up until his death in 1989. These previously neglected or unpublished pieces - short stories, travel sketches, essays, articles, and criticism - gathered together here for the first time, cover every period and aspect of the writer's career, and reflect the abiding themes of his work: roots and rootlessness, exile and the exotic, possession and renunciation
John Pawson by John Pawson( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in Spanish and English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Indian leaves by Howard Hodgkin( Book )
6 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Le vie dei canti by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
29 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in Italian and held by 85 libraries worldwide
The road to Oxiana by Robert Byron( Book )
17 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 80 libraries worldwide
"Gentleman doublé d'un érudit et d'un esthète, R. Byron disparut en mer en 1941, quand fut torpillé son bateau au nord de l'Ecosse. Au cours de sa brève vie, il s'était aventuré dans des contrées aussi lointaines que la Chine et le Tibet, et avait parcouru la plupart des pays géographiquement plus proches du sien", écrit B. Chatwin. Un récit sur la région d'Oxiane, unique dans son genre
En Patagonie by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
18 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in French and English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Che ci faccio qui? by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
17 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in Italian and English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Cobra Verde by Werner Herzog( visu )
33 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Banditten Cobra Verde sendes fra Sydamerika til Afrika for at genoptage slavehandlen. Han leder en hær af vilde amazoner i en opstand mod den gale kong Dahoomey og bliver den nye vicekonge
Le Chant des pistes by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in French and held by 61 libraries worldwide
C'est l'Australie sauvage, celle des aborigènes, que met en scène Bruce Chatwin. Déçu par ses contemporains qui semblent s'acharner à n'être qu'un troupeau d'êtres insatisfaits, obsédés par le besoin de changer le monde, il part observer ces aborigènes australiens et tente de percer leur vision du monde
Cobra Verde : Filmbuch by Werner Herzog( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in German and held by 55 libraries worldwide
De zwarte heuvel by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in Dutch and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Een sterke familieband maakt twee hoogbejaarde broers, wonend op de grens tussen Engeland en Wales, onafscheidelijk
 
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Alternative Names
Bruce Chatwin
Bruce Chatwin Britischer Schriftsteller
Bruce Chatwin britisk skribent
Bruce Chatwin Brits schrijver
Bruce Chatwin brittisk författare
Bruce Chatwin écrivain britannique
Bruce Chatwin engelsk forfatter
Bruce Chatwin scrittore e viaggiatore britannico
Chatwin, Bruce
Chatwin, Bruce 1940-
Chatwin, Bruce 1942-1989
Chatwin, C. B. 1940-1989
Chatwin, C. B. (Charles Bruce)
Chatwin, C. B. (Charles Bruce), 1940-1989
Chatwin C. Bruce
Chatwin, C. Bruce 1940-1989
Chatwin, C. Bruce (Charles Bruce), 1940-1989
Chatwin Charles Bruce
Chatwin, Charles Bruce 1940-1989
Μπρους Τσάτουιν
Чатвин, Брюс
Чатвин, Брюс, 1940-1989
ברוס צ'טווין סופר בריטי
بروس شاتوين
بروس شاتوین
채트윈, 브루스 1940-1989
チャトウィン, ブルース
ブルース・チャトウィン
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