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Crompton, Richmal 1890-1969

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Works: 505 works in 1,804 publications in 7 languages and 10,332 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Drama  Television programs  Television comedies  Romance fiction  Humorous fiction  Bibliography  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: PZ7, 823.912
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The Oxford book of children's stories by Jan Mark( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
A collection of short stories written for children over the past 250 years by such authors as Louisa May Alcott, Rudyard Kipling, Carl Sandburg, Joan Aiken, and Rosa Guy
Just William by Richmal Crompton( Book )
76 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 518 libraries worldwide
Just William makes his mark in this hilarious collection of twelve classic stories. Whether it's trying to arrange a marriage for his sister or taking a job as a boot boy as step one in his grand plan to run away, William manages to cause chaos wherever he goes. This title features a charming introduction by one of William's famous fans, the wonderful comic writer Sue Townsend
More William by Richmal Crompton( Book )
47 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 375 libraries worldwide
"William is up to his old tricks in More William, Richmal Compton's second set of classic William adventures. When Aunt Lucy tells William that 'a busy day is a happy day', William does his best to keep himself very busy indeed. Unfortunately, not everyone appreciates his efforts to cheer up Christmas Day - and when a conjuring trick with an egg goes very badly wrong, William finds himself in more trouble than ever!'--Publisher's website
William again by Richmal Crompton( Book )
39 editions published between 1923 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 357 libraries worldwide
The irrepressible William returns with fourteen fantastic adventures. Totally bankrupt, William and Ginger can't even buy sweets. But then William has a brilliant idea - they could sell Ginger's twin cousins as slaves. Before too long, William is in serious trouble - again
William - the fourth by Richmal Crompton( Book )
25 editions published between 1924 and 2015 in English and Sinhalese and held by 290 libraries worldwide
"Here William invents a water race where competitors have to run with a mouth full of water, without swallowing it or spitting it out. Its just a shame he doesnt have time to think before speaking to (and drenching!) Mrs Adolphus Crane during the race"--Global Books in print
William at war by Richmal Crompton( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Now with a fantastic redesigned cover to tie in with the brand-new JUST WILLIAM BBC television series!
Still - William by Richmal Crompton( Book )
25 editions published between 1925 and 2016 in English and held by 255 libraries worldwide
There is only one Just William. The loveable imp has been harassing his unfortunate family. In this work, lisping, frilly-dressed Violet Elizabeth becomes William's worst nightmare. Not only does she expect him to play fairies - she expects him to kiss her! Previous ed.: London: Newnes, 1925
William - the gangster by Richmal Crompton( Book )
23 editions published between 1937 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 237 libraries worldwide
William the good by Richmal Crompton( Book )
25 editions published between 1926 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 219 libraries worldwide
Now with a fantastic redesigned cover to tie in with the brand-new JUST WILLIAM BBC television series!
William the outlaw by Richmal Crompton( Book )
32 editions published between 1927 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 210 libraries worldwide
GENERAL FICTION (CHILDREN'S / TEENAGE). Some words to not apply to William Brown: sweet, charming, 'dear little boy' ...That sounds more like Georgie Murdoch, who is so sickly sweet that William is determined to turn him into a wild, muddy, noisy outlaw like himself ...In William the Outlaw everyone's favourite troublemaker, William Brown, is back in a collection of ten Just William stories - now with a brand-new cover look illustrated by Sara Ogilvie. There is only one William. This tousle-headed, snub-nosed, hearty, lovable imp of mischief has been harassing his unfortunate family and delighting his hundreds of thousands of admirers since 1922. Ages 9+
William in trouble by Richmal Crompton( Book )
30 editions published between 1927 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Stories about William, a mischievous 11-year-old schoolboy, and his band of friends known as the Outlaws
William - the explorer by Richmal Crompton( Book )
22 editions published between 1932 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 182 libraries worldwide
William - the conqueror by Richmal Crompton( Book )
35 editions published between 1926 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 178 libraries worldwide
"William is always in trouble, but sometimes it really isn't his fault. It was Ginger who showed him the book about Robin Hood, and it was Violet Elizabeth Bott's idea to steal from the rich and give to the poor. Unfortunately the only rich person they know is Violet's father, so William's latest plan to right the world's wrongs is sure to lead to catastrophe"--Publisher's website
Just William ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Presents the adventures of 11-year-old William Brown and his intrepid band of friends, 'the Outlaws.' Scruffy, irrepressible schoolboy William, despite his good intentions, invariably ends up causing chaos and getting into trouble. A hero in his own mind, William battles disapproving adults, his long-suffering parents, teachers and older siblings to see justice done. Based on Richmal Crompton's comedic short stories and books
William and the hidden treasure and other stories by Martin Jarvis( Book )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
William by Richmal Crompton( Book )
28 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 112 libraries worldwide
William ne correspond pas du tout à l'attente de sa parenté: il est haïssable, mais il a bon coeur. Tous sont victimes de ses facéties
William's birthday and other stories by Martin Jarvis( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Just William by Richmal Crompton( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
An eleven-year old with a talent for trailing chaos and disaster in his wake, he is a menace to his family and all their acquaintances. His father despairs while his mother worries, and is constantly defeated in her attempts to raise a respectable, well-ordered family
Sweet William : a novel by Beryl Bainbridge( Book )
19 editions published between 1936 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Een Schotse schrijver weet door zijn kinderlijke rechtlijnigheid alle vrouwen waarop hij zijn zinnen heeft gezet voor zich te winnen
William-the detective by Richmal Crompton( Book )
15 editions published between 1935 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 104 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Crompton Lamburn, Richmal 1890-1969
Crompton, R. 1890-1969
Crompton, Richmal
Crompton, Richmal Lamburn
Kromptons, Ričmels 1890-1969
Lamburn, Richmal Crompton.
Lamburn Richmal Crompton 1890-1959
Lamburn, Richmal Crompton 1890-1969
Lamburn, Richmond Crompton 1890-1969
Richmal Crompton britisk skribent
Richmal Crompton Brits schrijfster (1890-1969)
Richmal Crompton brittisk författare
Richmal Cromptonová
Кромптон, Ричмал
クロンプトン, R
Languages
English (391)
Spanish (110)
Sinhalese (4)
French (3)
Danish (3)
Hebrew (2)
Vietnamese (1)
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