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Adams, Richard 1920-

Overview
Works: 289 works in 1,206 publications in 9 languages and 34,211 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Nature stories  History  Drama  Poetry  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Biography  Film adaptations 
Roles: Producer, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Author of introduction, Conceptor
Classifications: PR6051.D345, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Richard Adams
Publications by Richard Adams
Most widely held works by Richard Adams
Watership Down by Richard Adams( Book )
185 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 8,886 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 )
39 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,870 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 )
41 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 2,765 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 )
61 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 2,705 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 ever-deeper layers of meaning implicit in his passionate belief in the bear's divinity
The girl in a swing by Richard Adams( Book )
38 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,147 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 )
25 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,626 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 )
34 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,474 libraries worldwide
Map on lined paper
The unbroken web : stories and fables by Richard Adams( Book )
4 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 959 libraries worldwide
With full-color illustrations, Adams re-creates nineteen folktales collected from around the world
Voyage through the Antarctic by Richard Adams( Book )
8 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 949 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
Watership Down by Richard Adams( Sound Recording )
21 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 925 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. As the rabbits skirt danger at every turn, we become acquainted with the band, its humorous characters and its compelling culture, complete with its own folk history and mythos. Fiver's vision finally leads them to Watership Down, an upland meadow. But here they face their most difficult challenges of all
The tyger voyage by Richard Adams( Book )
26 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 811 libraries worldwide
"A gentleman tyger and his son set sail from Victorian English into the timeless unknown. Together they roam across the seas, through jungles, past ice-covered mountains, erupting volcanoes and many more unexpected hazards along the way"--Page 4 of cover
Nature through the seasons by Richard Adams( Book )
12 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and Dutch and held by 693 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 )
7 editions published in 1977 in English and German and held by 399 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 )
12 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and German and held by 345 libraries worldwide
The outlandish knight by Richard Adams( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 302 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
Watership down [parts 1 and 2] by Richard Adams( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the adventures of a group of rabbits searching for a safe place to establish a new warren where they can live in peace
The iron wolf and other stories by Richard Adams( Book )
8 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
Nineteen folktales from around the world deal with robins, nightingales, wolves, crabs, parrots, dogs, dragons, cats, and woodpeckers
The Watership down film picture book : with linking text by Richard Adams( Book )
6 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster( visu )
10 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 170 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
The plague dogs a novel by Richard Adams( Sound Recording )
10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
When dogs Snitter and Rowf escape an animal research center, they embark on a harrowing journey through the wilderness and face an unknown future
 
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Alternative Names
Adams, Richard George.
Adams, Richard George, 1920-
אדמס, ריצ׳רד, 1920־
אדמס, ריצירד, 1920-
アダムズ, リチャード
Languages
English (560)
German (19)
Danish (7)
Dutch (6)
Spanish (5)
Italian (4)
French (2)
Persian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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