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Adams, Richard 1920-

Overview
Works: 268 works in 1,428 publications in 16 languages and 34,512 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Fantasy fiction  Nature stories  Animated films  History  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Editor, Producer, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Other, Creator, Conceptor
Classifications: PR6051.D345, 823.914
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Watership Down by Richard Adams( Book )
201 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 8,181 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the adventures of a group of rabbits searching for a safe place to establish a new warren so that they can live in peace
Tales from Watership Down by Richard Adams( Book )
40 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and Romanian and held by 2,751 libraries worldwide
Nineteen interconnected stories set in the world of rabbits. In one of them the rabbit hero, El-ahrairah, obtains for his people the sense of smell, in another he saves them from an invasion by rats. A sequel to the 1974 novel, Watership Down
The plague dogs by Richard Adams( Book )
70 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,684 libraries worldwide
A remarkable journey into the hearts and minds of two canine heroes, Snitter and Rowf, fugitives from the horrors of an animal research center who escape into the isolation--and terror--of the wilderness
Shardik by Richard Adams( Book )
96 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,677 libraries worldwide
Shardik is a fantasy of tragic character, centered on the long-awaited reincarnation of the gigantic bear Shardik and his appearance among the half-barbaric Ortelgan people. Mighty, ferocious, and unpredictable, Shardik changes the life of every person in the story. His advent commences a momentous chain of events. Kelderek the hunter, who loves and trusts the great bear, is swept on by destiny to become first devotee and then prophet, then victorious soldier, then ruler of an empire and priest-king of Lord Shardik--Messenger of God--only to discover to ever-deeper layers of meaning implicit in his passionate belief in the bear's divinity. --from publisher description
The girl in a swing by Richard Adams( Book )
70 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 2,137 libraries worldwide
A romantic relationship between psychics is threatened by a murderous secret in the woman's past
Traveller : a novel by Richard Adams( Book )
26 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,509 libraries worldwide
Examines the events of the Civil War through the eyes of General Robert E. Lee's closest companion and devoted horse, Traveller
Maia by Richard Adams( Book )
37 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 1,370 libraries worldwide
Maia, a peasant girl in the mythical Beklan Empire, is sold into slavery, but a turn of fate sees her become a successful concubine, then a national heroine
Watership Down by Richard Adams( Sound Recording )
64 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,315 libraries worldwide
Fiver could sense danger. Something terrible was going to happen to the Warren; he felt sure of it. They had to leave immediately. So begins a long and perilous journey of survival for a small band of rabbits
The unbroken web : stories and fables by Richard Adams( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 908 libraries worldwide
With full-color illustrations, Adams re-creates nineteen folktales collected from around the world
Watership Down by Richard Adams( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 874 libraries worldwide
An allegorical tale of survival about a band of wild rabbits who leave their ancestral home to build a more humane society chronicles their adventures as they search for a safe place to establish a new warren where they can live in peace
The tyger voyage by Richard Adams( Book )
30 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 817 libraries worldwide
The adventures of two young inexperienced Tygers who set out from Victorian England into the timeless unknown
Voyage through the Antarctic by Richard Adams( Book )
7 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 735 libraries worldwide
An account of the extraordinary two-month journey throughthe great wilderness on earth, the Antarctic, made by Richard Adams and naturalist and ornithologist Ronald Lockley
Nature through the seasons by Richard Adams( Book )
10 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and Dutch and held by 657 libraries worldwide
Describes the animals, birds, trees, and flowers that the amateur naturalist is likely to encounter in each season
The adventures & brave deeds of the ship's cat on the Spanish Maine : together with the most lamentable losse of the Alcestis & triumphant firing of the port of Chagres by Richard Adams( Book )
8 editions published between 1975 and 1986 in English and German and held by 375 libraries worldwide
The adventures and brave deeds of a cat living aboard a ship sailing along the Spanish Main
Nature day and night by Richard Adams( Book )
11 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
The iron wolf and other stories by Richard Adams( Book )
12 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Nineteen folktales from around the world deal with robins, nightingales, wolves, crabs, parrots, dogs, dragons, cats, and woodpeckers
The outlandish knight by Richard Adams( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
Raymond, a wandering minstrel, joins the forces massing to challenge the reign of Richard of York. His bravery in fighting for Henry Tudor's cause begins a tradition in which he and his family become loyal and true servants to those who guide England through the sixteenth century
Tales from Watership Down by Richard Adams( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
The rabbits' master storyteller relates adventures of the rabbits after the defeat of General Woundwart
The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster( visu )
11 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of John Webster's play about a young widow who becomes a victim of vengeance when she ignores her family's wishes and remarries
Volpone by Ben Jonson( visu )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
Volpone, a rich Venetian nobleman, with the assistance of his servant, Mosca, has devised a method for increasing his wealth by pretending that he is old and dying. Since he has no heirs, the plan is to encourage speculators to curry his favor by visiting him and bringing gifts in the expectation of being named in his will
 
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Alternative Names
Adams, Richard George
Adams, Richard George 1920-
Ričard Adams
Richard Adams angielski pisarz
Richard Adams angol író
Richard Adams britischer Schriftsteller
Richard Adams britisk skribent
Richard Adams Brits schrijver
Richard Adams brittisk författare
Richard Adams scrittore e glottoteta britannico
Richard George Adams écrivain britannique
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אדמס, ריצ׳רד 1920־
אדמס, ריצירד 1920-
ריצ'רד אדמס
ریچارد آدامز نویسنده بریتانیایی
アダムズ, リチャード
リチャード・アダムス
理察·亞當斯
理查德·亚当斯 English fantasy writer
Languages
English (638)
German (63)
Spanish (35)
Italian (12)
Danish (8)
Dutch (7)
Swedish (5)
Polish (5)
Russian (2)
French (2)
Chinese (2)
Romanian (1)
Catalan (1)
Korean (1)
Thai (1)
Finnish (1)
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