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Greene, Graham 1904-1991

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The power and the glory by Graham Greene( Book )
636 editions published between 1940 and 2017 in 22 languages and held by 8,290 libraries worldwide
Set in Mexico, this novel describes the desperate last wanderings of a whisky priest as outlaw in his own state, who, despite a sense of his own worthlessness (he drinks and has fathered a bastard daughter), is determined to continue to function as priest until captured
The quiet American by Graham Greene( Book )
495 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 26 languages and held by 7,272 libraries worldwide
Fowler, a seasoned foreign correspondent, intervenes as the young Pyle begins to channel economic aid to a 'Third Force, ' "but Fowler's motives for intervening are suspect, both to the police and to himself: for Pyle has robbed him of his Vietnamese mistress."--Cover
The heart of the matter by Graham Greene( Book )
437 editions published between 1918 and 2016 in 22 languages and held by 6,120 libraries worldwide
Set in West Africa, this is the story of Scobie, an assistant police commissioner, and his personal and professional corruption
Brighton rock : an entertainment by Graham Greene( Book )
425 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in 21 languages and held by 5,220 libraries worldwide
This novel is a chilling exposé of violence and gang warfare in the pre-WWII underworld. Pinkie, the teenage gangster, is devoid of compassion or human feeling, despising weakness of the spirit or of the flesh. Responsible for the razor slashes that killed Kite and also for the death of Hale, he is the embodiment of calculated evil. As a Catholic, however, he is convinced that his retribution does not lie in human hands. He is therefore not prepared for Ida Arnold, Hale's avenging angel. Ida, whose allegiance is with life, the here and now, has her own ideas about the circumstances surrounding Hale's death. For the sheer joy of it she takes up the challenge of bringing the infernal Pinkie to an earthly kind of justice
The human factor by Graham Greene( Book )
224 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 20 languages and held by 5,095 libraries worldwide
Officials of a British intelligence agency decide to kill an agent they suspect has been betraying them, unaware that another agent is a more likely suspect
The end of the affair by Graham Greene( Book )
225 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and German and held by 4,978 libraries worldwide
Account of a hate bred of a passion that ultimately lost out to God
Our man in Havana : an entertainment by Graham Greene( Book )
397 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 22 languages and held by 4,847 libraries worldwide
Follows the plight of Wormold, a vacuum cleaner salesman, who becomes a slave to the expensive whims of his thirteen-year-old daughter, Milly, and takes on a job as Secret Agent 5920015 to pay for them
The comedians by Graham Greene( Book )
230 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in 27 languages and held by 4,687 libraries worldwide
"'The Comedians' is set in Haiti, where terror rides and death comes frequently and swiftly in the night. It is a story of passion and adventure, hope and disillusion. With alternating comedy, irony, and grim violence, Greene weaves these lives [of the characters] in a pattern of mounting suspense."
The honorary consul by Graham Greene( Book )
220 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in 21 languages and held by 4,569 libraries worldwide
Relates the story of the politically motivated kidnapping of Charlie Fortnum, a minor British functionary in Argentina
Travels with my aunt : a novel by Graham Greene( Book )
101 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in English and Swedish and held by 4,430 libraries worldwide
Aunt Augusta, in her late 70's embroils her bachelor nephew, an utterly respectable, dahlia-growing, retired bank manager, in a series of wild escapades. The action moves from London, across the European continent to Istanbul, and ends in Paraguay. Most of the characters are from Aunt Augusta's somewhat murky past, although there are contemporary figures as a CIA agent and his hippie daughter, and Wordsworth from Sierra Leone, who lives with Aunt Augusta as her valet
The third man by Graham Greene( Book )
233 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 20 languages and held by 4,336 libraries worldwide
The setting is post-war Vienna, a once-beautiful city that was now nothing but war rubble. It's administered by the four victorious nations, Russia, France, Great Britain and the United States, and they all communicate with each other in the language of their former enemy. There's a somber mood, a feeling of decay and destruction throughout. And, of course there's a mystery, and lots of suspense, as the reader is swept into a story of intrigue, betrayal and constantly changing alliances. --Linda Linguvic at Amazon.com
A burnt-out case by Graham Greene( Book )
195 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in 22 languages and held by 3,997 libraries worldwide
Querry is assigned to a leper colony on the upper reaches of the Congo, run by a doctor as lacking in faith as he is himself
Monsignor Quixote by Graham Greene( Book )
95 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in 16 languages and held by 3,409 libraries worldwide
"A direct descendant of his famous namesake, Father Quixote is a humble parish priest. By chance he is advanced to Monsignor, resulting in furor in the bishopric. Quixote and his friend Sancho Zancas, the Communist ex-mayor of the village, leave for a pilgrimage across Spain."--Audio cassette container
The tenth man by Graham Greene( Book )
96 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 13 languages and held by 3,076 libraries worldwide
In the drive the gravel was obscured by weeds: a tree had fallen right across the way, and though someone had lopped the branches for firewood, the trunk still lay there to prove that for many seasonsno car had driven up to the house. Every step was familiar to the bearded man who came cautiously round every bend like a stranger
The third man by Carol Reed( visu )
201 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 2,981 libraries worldwide
Set in post-war Vienna, an American western-adventure writer searches for a friend who turns out to be the king-pin of the Austrian black market
The captain and the enemy by Graham Greene( Book )
128 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 15 languages and held by 2,891 libraries worldwide
This novel centers on a young boy growing up in odd and touching circumstances and on his relationaships with various odd and touching people
Doctor Fischer of Geneva, or, The bomb party by Graham Greene( Book )
76 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,803 libraries worldwide
Haat, verachting en liefde spelen de hoofdrol in het leven van een steenrijke man, die zijn cynisme uitdrukt in het aan de kaak stellen van zijn ʺvriendenʺ
The ministry of fear : an entertainment by Graham Greene( Book )
275 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 18 languages and held by 2,784 libraries worldwide
"For Arthur Rowe the trip to the charity fete was a joyful step back into adolescence, a chance to forget the nightmare of the Blitz and the aching guilt of having mercifully murdered his sick wife. He was surviving alone, aside from the war, until he happened to win a cake at the fete. From that moment, he finds himself ruthlessley hunted, the quarry of malign and shadowy forces, from which he endeavors to escape though his mind remains obstinately out of focus."--back cover
The confidential agent : an entertainment by Graham Greene( Book )
285 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in 19 languages and held by 2,668 libraries worldwide
D. is sent on a wartime mission to buy coal in England. Trusted by no one, he trusts nobody
The man within by Graham Greene( Book )
213 editions published between 1000 and 2011 in 11 languages and held by 2,159 libraries worldwide
The key themes running through this novel are betrayal, pursuit, and the search for peace. Andrews has informed on his fellow smugglers. He takes refuge from his avengers in a girl's house and she persuades him to give evidence in court against his accomplices
 
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Alternative Names
Graham Greene angielski powieściopisarz i dramaturg
Graham Greene angol író, drámaíró, kritikus, újságíró, forgatókönyvíró
Graham Greene britischer Schriftsteller
Graham Greene écrivain britannique
Graham Greene englantilainen romaani-, novelli-, ja näytelmäkirjailija
Graham Greene schrijver
Graham Greene scrittore, drammaturgo e sceneggiatore inglese
Green, Graham 1904-1991
Greene, G. 1904-1991
Greene, G. (Graham), 1904-1991
Greene, Graham
Greene, Henry Graham
Greene, Henry Graham 1904-1991
Greiems Grīns
Greihamas Grinas
Grém Grïn
Grin , Graham
Ğrīn, Ğrāhām 1904-1991
Grin, Gream
Grin, Grėchem 1904-1991
Grin, Greham 1904-1991
Grin, Grehem
Grin, Grèm.
Grin, Grėm 1904-1991
Grīna, Grāhama 1904-1991
Grinas, Greihamas
Grīns, G. 1904-1991
Grīns, G. (Greiems), 1904-1991
Grīns, Grehems 1904-1991
Grīns, Greiems 1904-1991
Gŭrin, Gŭreŏm 1904-1991
Qrem Qrin
Γκράχαμ Γκρην Άγγλος συγγραφέας, θεατρικός συγγραφέας και κριτικός λογοτεχνίας
Греъм Грийн
Грин, Генри Грэм 1904 -1991
Грин, Грэм 1904-1991
Грин, Грэхем 1904 -1991
Грэм Грин
Грэм Грин английский писатель
Грэм Грын
Ґрем Ґрін
Գրեհեմ Գրին
גרהם גרין
גרין, גרהם 1904-1991
جراهام جرين
جراهام جرين، 1904-1991
جرين، جراهام، 1904-1991
غراهام غرين، 1904-1991
غرين، غراهام، 1904-1991
گراهام گرین
گراهام گرەەنە
گرەم گرىين
ग्रॅहम ग्रीन
গ্রাহাম গ্রিন
ਗ੍ਰਾਹਮ ਗ੍ਰੀਨ
கிரஃகாம் கிரீன்
ഗ്രേയം ഗ്രീൻ
ဂရင်းဂရေဟမ်
გრაამ გრინი
그레이엄 그린
그리인 1904-1991
그린, 그라함 1904-1991
그린, 그래엄 1904-1991
그린, 그레엄 1904-1991
그린, 그레이엄 1904-1991
グリーン, グレアム
グレアム・グリーン
格拉姆・葛林 1904-1991
格雷厄姆·格林
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