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Chatwin, Bruce 1940-1989

Overview
Works: 275 works in 1,300 publications in 19 languages and 23,369 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Biography  Records and correspondence  Exhibition catalogs  Drama  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  Portraits  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Other, Author of introduction, win, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PR6053.H395, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Bruce Chatwin
Publications by Bruce Chatwin
Publications by Bruce Chatwin, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Bruce Chatwin
 
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Most widely held works by Bruce Chatwin
On the black hill by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
112 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,123 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 )
127 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 15 languages and held by 1,835 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 )
52 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,129 libraries worldwide
Based on the life of Francisco Manoel
What am I doing here by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
26 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and French and held by 1,087 libraries worldwide
A selection of stories, profiles, and travelogues
Anatomy of restlessness : selected writings, 1969-1989 by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
17 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 848 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."
Animal style art from East to West [catalogue of an exhibition by Emma C Bunker( Book )
14 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 624 libraries worldwide
Lady, Lisa Lyon by Robert Mapplethorpe( Book )
16 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 393 libraries worldwide
In Patagonia by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
101 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Explains author's travels to a remote country in search of a strange beast and his encounters with the people
The songlines by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
74 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 245 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
John Pawson by John Pawson( Book )
7 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 112 libraries worldwide
Le vie dei canti by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
20 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in Italian and held by 69 libraries worldwide
De zwarte heuvel by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in Dutch and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Een sterke familieband maakt twee hoogbejaarde broers, wonend op de grens tussen Engeland en Wales, onafscheidelijk
De gezongen aarde by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in Dutch and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Een reiziger door Australië wordt door de Aborigines geïnspireerd tot speculaties over de oorspronkelijke nomadische leefwijze van de mens
Che ci faccio qui? by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
16 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in Italian and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Œuvres complètes by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in French and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Réunit romans, récits de voyage et les derniers textes de cet écrivain voyageur qui s'interrogea sur le besoin irréprécible de l'homme de bouger
Anatomie de l'errance by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in French and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Quoiqu'un peu disparate, ce recueil posthume de textes épars (1970-1984) justifie son titre par sa première partie: "Horreur du domicile" et sa troisième: "L'alternative nomade". L'ensemble comportant nouvelles et critiques littéraires comblera les habitués de cet auteur mort prématurément et amorcera ceux qui ne le connaissaient pas
The road to Oxiana by Robert Byron( Book )
6 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in French and English and held by 42 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
Sulla collina nera by Bruce Chatwin( Book )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in Italian and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Cobra Verde by Werner Herzog( visu )
20 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Fin du 19e siècle. Francisco Manoel da Silva, paysan brésilien ruiné, est engagé par un planteur pour surveiller ses esclaves noirs. Francisco, qui se fait appeler "Cobra Verde" met enceintes successivement les 3 filles du planteur. Ce dernier se débarrasse de lui en l'envoyant au Dahomey dans l'espoir qu'il se fera massacrer là-bas. Cobra Verde réussit à capter la confiance du roi et devient son conseiller pour la traite des Noirs vers le Brésil. En 1888, l'esclavage aboli, il devient inutile et périt noyé
 
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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
بروس شاتوين
채트윈, 브루스 1940-1989
チャトウィン, ブルース
ブルース・チャトウィン
Languages
English (435)
German (110)
Italian (94)
French (66)
Spanish (53)
Dutch (26)
Danish (9)
Polish (8)
Portuguese (7)
Finnish (5)
Swedish (4)
Czech (3)
Chinese (2)
Japanese (2)
Norwegian (2)
Icelandic (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Hebrew (1)
Slovenian (1)
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