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Yerby, Frank 1916-1991

Works: 189 works in 1,733 publications in 17 languages and 31,714 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Religious fiction  Political fiction  Love stories  Sea stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3547.E65, 813.54
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Publications by Frank Yerby
Publications by Frank Yerby, published posthumously.
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The foxes of Harrow by Frank Yerby( Book )
157 editions published between 1946 and 2004 in 11 languages and held by 1,795 libraries worldwide
Historical novel of romantic New Orleans and nearby plantation life, from 1825 to 1865
The golden hawk by Frank Yerby( Book )
76 editions published between 1946 and 1995 in 7 languages and held by 1,561 libraries worldwide
Here is a pulsating novel of adventure, revenge and exotic love in the West Indies of the seventeenth century, when the might of imperial Spain was making its last great stand to retain its conquests in the New World
Floodtide by Frank Yerby( Book )
84 editions published between 1950 and 1984 in 6 languages and held by 1,285 libraries worldwide
A big book that probes deeply into the forbidden emotions and ideas that lurk in the hidden depths of the human psyche; it touches the nadir of evil, and the exaltation of good; it is, finally, the story of a man's victory over fate
Pride's castle by Frank Yerby( Book )
72 editions published between 1941 and 1992 in 7 languages and held by 1,276 libraries worldwide
Rise and fall of a New York Robber Baron
Goat song; a novel of ancient Greece by Frank Yerby( Book )
35 editions published between 1964 and 1985 in 6 languages and held by 1,230 libraries worldwide
During the Peloponnesian War, a young Spartan is taken to Athens, becomes a slave-prostitute, and eventually a powerful man in his adopted city
Judas, my brother; the story of the thirteenth disciple. An historical novel by Frank Yerby( Book )
16 editions published between 1968 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,124 libraries worldwide
Princely Nathan, the same age and physically resembling Yeshu'a the carpenter's son, leads a very different life, yet becomes the thirteenth disciple
The Saracen blade : a novel by Frank Yerby( Book )
49 editions published between 1952 and 1998 in 7 languages and held by 1,087 libraries worldwide
Western : a saga of the Great Plains by Frank Yerby( Book )
8 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 1,077 libraries worldwide
Harvard-educated Massachusetts Yankee Ethan Lovejoy, haunted by the brother he killed in the Civil War, travels west to Kansas, marries Anne Jeffreys along the way, and builds one of the Great Plain's largest homesteads
Griffin's Way, a novel by Frank Yerby( Book )
41 editions published between 1962 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 1,059 libraries worldwide
Young Southern aristocrat, who loses his memory during the Civil War, returns to his Mississippi plantation in the days when the Ku Klux Klan begins to terrorize the land
The treasure of Pleasant Valley by Frank Yerby( Book )
53 editions published between 1955 and 1991 in 5 languages and held by 1,045 libraries worldwide
Story of two young Southern adventurers in gold rush days
A woman called Fancy by Frank Yerby( Book )
80 editions published between 1951 and 1992 in 7 languages and held by 1,021 libraries worldwide
An odor of sanctity; a novel of medieval Moorish Spain by Frank Yerby( Book )
38 editions published between 1965 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 1,016 libraries worldwide
A handsome Visigoth noble, Alaric Teudisson, struggles with the forces of good and evil within him and his fate to be the king as Medieval Spain is torn assunder by religious wars
Jarrett's jade : a novel by Frank Yerby( Book )
47 editions published between 1959 and 1993 in 5 languages and held by 1,013 libraries worldwide
The founding of a great Southern dynasty, in the Georgia of pre-Revolutionary days, by a firebrand Scotsman
The vixens, a novel by Frank Yerby( Book )
87 editions published between 1947 and 1992 in 6 languages and held by 1,011 libraries worldwide
Story of Laird Fournis, a Southern aristocrat, who returns to New Orleans after the Civil War to reestablish his ancestral home
The old gods laugh : a modern romance by Frank Yerby( Book )
45 editions published between 1964 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 1,011 libraries worldwide
A war-battered but idealistic American reporter intervenes in a revolution against the dictator of a Caribbean country
Fairoaks, a novel by Frank Yerby( Book )
42 editions published between 1957 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 967 libraries worldwide
Guy Falks, an imposter, makes a tainted fortune and becomes a great aristocrat in the pre-Civil War South
The devil's laughter by Frank Yerby( Book )
58 editions published between 1953 and 1985 in 5 languages and held by 961 libraries worldwide
As a lawyer, orator and journalist he was a dangerous man to those of the decadent nobility who sought to squash the aspirations of their less fortunate countrymen. As a lover, he knew with too much intimacy various ladies of the royal society. Lucienne knew him as a passionate beast, well-suited to her unbridled desires. Nicole thought him the very ideal of love, a man from heaven itself. Fleurette loved him for his towering stature, as a human symbol of goodness and strength. A novel set during the French Revolution
Benton's Row by Frank Yerby( Book )
64 editions published between 1954 and 1982 in 6 languages and held by 960 libraries worldwide
Family chronicle of four generations in Louisiana
McKenzie's Hundred by Frank Yerby( Book )
12 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 928 libraries worldwide
Having grown up on the plantation called McKenzie's Hundred, Gwen and Ann McKenzie both become caught up in the tragedy of the Civil War, Rose as a Confederate spy, and Gwen as the mainstay of the plantation during the war
Devilseed by Frank Yerby( Book )
9 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 845 libraries worldwide
Gold was what lured them to the city, and gold is what motivated their lives and loves. Miners dug it. Bankers stacked it, and the glittering bordellos of the day made what they could of it from the eager, hot-blooded men who flocked to sample their wares
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Alternative Names
Frank Yerby écrivain américain
Frank Yerby US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller
Garvin, Frank Yerby 1916-1991
Yerby, Frank
Yerby, Frank 1916-
Yerby, Frank G. 1916-1991
Yerby, Frank Garvin.
Yerby Frank Garvin 1916-1991
Йерби, Фрэнк
ירבי, פראנק גארווין
ירבי, פרנק 1916-1991
ヤービー, フランク
English (574)
Spanish (249)
German (173)
French (29)
Danish (15)
Dutch (6)
Finnish (5)
Polish (5)
Czech (4)
Slovenian (3)
Swedish (2)
Portuguese (2)
Hebrew (2)
Norwegian (2)
Russian (1)
Estonian (1)
Turkish (1)
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