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Secker & Warburg

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Works: 201 works in 235 publications in 1 language and 1,618 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Political fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Science fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Psychological fiction  Dystopian fiction  Satire  Comedy plays 
Roles: Publisher, Correspondent
Classifications: PR6029.R8, 823.912
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  • Ledger by Martin Secker Ltd( Archival Material )
 
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Aubrey and the dying lady : a Beardsley riddle by Malcolm Easton( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Nineteen eighty-four : a novel by George Orwell( Book )
3 editions published between 1949 and 2000 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Eternal warfare is the price of bleak prosperity in this satire of totalitarian barbarism
Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889) : a study of poetic idiosyncrasy in relation to poetic tradition by W. H Gardner( Book )
in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
The English poet Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889) wrote such poems as "God's Grandeur," "Spring," "Carrion Comfort," and "The Starlight Night." The resource includes the full text of selected poems by Hopkins, as well as links to other poems by the poet
The new world order : whether it is attainable, how it can be attained, and what sort of world a world at peace will have to be by H. G Wells( Book )
2 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
In this book, H. G. Wells wanted to set down as compactly, clearly, as usefully as possible the gist of what he had learned about war and peace in the course of his life. He had no intention of writing peace propaganda, but rather attempted to state the things that must be done and the price that must be paid for world peace if anyone really wanted to achieve it
In flagrante by Christopher Killip( Book )
2 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Chris Killip's 'In Flagrante' is often cited as the most important photographic book on England in the 1980s. Published in 1988, this work portrays the steady decline of communities in Northern England - former manufacturing powerhouses that were gradually compromised by the policies of Margaret Thatcher and her predecessors from the mid-1970s onward. Killip's black-and-white photographs provide an unflinching look at these disenfranchised northern towns and the poverty visited upon them by deindustrialization
Orpheus descending : a play in three acts by Tennessee Williams( Book )
1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Presents the script of the Tennessee Williams play in which a young, guitar-playing drifter takes up with a married storekeeper with wonderful and tragic results
Period of adjustment : high point over a cavern : a serious comedy by Tennessee Williams( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
A confused and frightened Southern bride has a groom who conceals his fear of inadequacy with brash, desperate bravado. He has an old war buddy, and the veteran husband to whom the diversion-seeking newlyweds flee, only to find that his wife has just walked out on him
The bridge over the River Kwai by Pierre Boulle( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Captured by the Japanese, British soldiers and their ranking officer, Colonel Nicholson are forced to construct a strategic railroad bridge. Despite the cruel treatment by the brutal Colonel Saito, Nicholson displays unyelding courage and the bridge becomes a matter of obsessive British pride to him. Meanwhile, the British High Command has instructed a commando team to destroy the vital span
Parents revolt, a study of the declining birth-rate in acquisitive societies by Richard Morris Titmuss( Book )
1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Minor heresies by John J Espey( Book )
1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
New recessional and other poems by Edward John Thompson( Book )
1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A critical history of English literature by David Daiches( Book )
4 editions published between 1961 and 1984 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Omhandler perioden fra 1660 til Victoriatiden
The modern test for obscenity : Mr. Justice Stable's summing-up to the Jury by Great Britain( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A critical history of English literature by David Daiches( Book )
3 editions published between 1968 and 1984 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Cover subtitle: The Restoration to 1800
The rise and fall of the Third Reich; a history of Nazi Germany by William L Shirer( Book )
3 editions published between 1962 and 1981 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
History of Nazi Germany
Disgrace by J. M Coetzee( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A white woman is gang-raped by blacks in this novel on post-apartheid South Africa. But she understands such settling of scores is inevitable, given what whites did to blacks, and she keeps the baby. By the author of Waiting for the Barbarians
The book of evidence by John Banville( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Freddie Montgomery, a thirty-eight-year-old one-time scientist, returns to his native Ireland to reclaim a seventeenth-century Dutch school painting which he believes to be part of his patrimony, committing a ghastly murder along the way
 
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