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Herbert, Xavier 1901-

Overview
Works: 158 works in 476 publications in 12 languages and 4,218 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Records and correspondence  Folklore  Art  Illustrated works  Drama  Biography  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PR9619.3.H38, 823
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Publications about Xavier Herbert
Publications by Xavier Herbert
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Most widely held works by Xavier Herbert
Capricornia : a novel by Xavier Herbert( Book )
147 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 1,190 libraries worldwide
A saga of life in the Northern Territories and the clash of white and Aborigine cultures -- one of Australia's all-time best-selling novels and an inspiration for Baz Luhrmann's lavish film 'AUSTRALIA'
Poor fellow my country by Xavier Herbert( Book )
36 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 518 libraries worldwide
In Poor Fellow My Country, Xavier Herbert returns to the region made his own in Capricornia: Northern Australia. Ranging over a period of some six years, the story is set during the late 1930s and early 1940s; but it is not so much a tale of this period as Herbert's analysis and indictment of the steps by which we came to the Australia of today
Seven emus by Xavier Herbert( Book )
26 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 218 libraries worldwide
Bronco Jones, part-Aboriginal owner of Emu Station in the north of Western Australia, struggles against the machinations of a businessman and an anthropologist in this satirical portrait of anthropological exploitation of Aboriginal sacred sites
Soldiers' women by Xavier Herbert( Book )
25 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Xavier Herbert's study of women liberated by the absence or relative scarcity of men during World War II
Larger than life; twenty short stories by Xavier Herbert( Book )
17 editions published between 1963 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 126 libraries worldwide
South of Capricornia : short stories 1925-1934 by Xavier Herbert( Book )
5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Dream road by Xavier Herbert( Book )
4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Xavier Herbert : episodes from Capricornia, Poor fellow my country, and other fiction, nonfiction and letters by Xavier Herbert( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Miss Tanaka by John Romeril( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
The Making of Xavier Herbert's Poor fellow my country ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Larger than life by Xavier Herbert( Book )
9 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
A pilot dueling with an eagle; an old woman refusing to flee from bomb-ravaged Darwin; Kaijak the Songman - these are some of the many people that Xavier Herbert brings to life in his tales of Australia's North, from Cairns to Cape York
Disturbing element by Xavier Herbert( Book )
11 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Often comic, often tragic, Disturbing Element is the story of an Australian literary legend written in his own classic style
Capricornia by Xavier Herbert( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 19 libraries worldwide
A novel by Xavier Herbert( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Xavier Herbert interview ( visu )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
An interview with famous novelist Xavier Herbert in which he talks in detail about his life, career and philosophies. He discusses in detail his novel 'Poor Fellow My Country'
Kapulikeniya by Xavier Herbert( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Capricornia : a novel by Xavier Herbert( Map )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Australia lost : Robert White's paintings from Poor Fellow My Country by Robert White( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Twenty-two col. paintings illustrating scenes from 'Poor fellow my country' by Xavier Herbert [Sydney : Collins, 1975 ; London : Pan Books, 1977] accompanied by relevant passages from the book
Poor fellow my country by Xavier Herbert( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Aust'n. Classics. Please Note this is a Restricted Access Audio Title. In Poor Fellow My Country, Xavier Herbert has returned to that region made peculiarly his own in Capricornia, Northern Australia. Ranging over a period of some six years, the story is set during the late 1930s and early 1940s; but it is not so much a tale of this period as Herbert's analysis (and indictment) of the steps by which we came to the Australia of today
Letters by Xavier Herbert( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Herbert, Alfred Francis Xavier 1901-1984
Herbert, Alfred Xavier.
Herbert Alfred Xavier 1901-1984
Xavier Herbert australischer Schriftsteller und Naturforscher
Герберт, Ксавье
Ксав'є Герберт
ザビア・ハーバート
ハーバート, ザヴィア
Languages
English (295)
German (16)
Czech (6)
Danish (5)
Japanese (3)
Swedish (3)
Spanish (3)
Chinese (1)
Slovenian (1)
Italian (1)
Finnish (1)
Norwegian (1)
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