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West, Clare

Overview
Works: 182 works in 1,218 publications in 3 languages and 9,345 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Satire  History  Horror tales  Love stories  Parodies, imitations, etc  Bildungsromans 
Roles: Adapter, Editor, Illustrator, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Translator
Classifications: PR4034, 823.8
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Most widely held works by Clare West
Sherlock Holmes short stories by Clare West( Book )
33 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 443 libraries worldwide
"Sherlock Holmes is the greatest detective of them all. He sits in his room, and smokes his pipe. He listens, and watches, and thinks. He listens to the steps coming up the stairs; he watches the door opening - and he knows what question the stranger will ask. In these three of his best stories, Holmes has three visitors to the famous flat in Baker Street - visitors who bring their troubles to the only man in the world who can help them."--Publisher website
Pride and prejudice and zombies : the classic regency romance--now with ultraviolent zombie mayhem by Jane Austen( Book )
39 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 438 libraries worldwide
"'The moment I first met you, I noticed your pride, your sense of superiority, and your selfish disdain for the feelings of others. You are the last man in the world whom I could ever be persuaded to marry', said Elizabeth Bennet. And so Elizabeth rejects the proud Mr Darcy. Can nothing overcome her prejudice against him? And what about her sisters - their fortunes, and misfortunes in getting husbands? This famous novel by Jane Austen is full of wise and humorous observation of the people and manners of her times." --Back cover
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Book )
41 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 419 libraries worldwide
Little Mary Lennox is a bad-tempered disagreeable child. When her parents die in India, she is sent back to England to live with her uncle in a big, lonely, old house. There is nothing to do all day except walk in the gardens - and watch the robin flying over the high walls of the secret garden... which has been locked for ten years. And no one has the key. (back cover)
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë( Book )
41 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
"The wind is strong on the Yorkshire moors. There are few trees, and fewer houses, to block its path. There is one house, however, that does not hide from the wind. It stands out from the hill and challenges the wind to do its worst. The house is called Wuthering Heights. When Mr Earnshaw brings a strange, small child back home to Wuthering Heights, it seems he has opened his doors to trouble. He has invited in something that, like the wind, is safer kept out of the house." --Back cover
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë( Book )
45 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
Een jong meisje komt als gouvernante in een afgelegen huis waar veel spanning en geheimzinnigheid rond de bewoners heerst
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( Book )
33 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
Anne is an orphan girl who is sent to live with a family on Prince Edward Island in Canada
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Book )
36 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
The books are graded at six vocabulary levels, ranging from 400 words (Beginning) to 2,500 words (Advanced)
Tess of the d'Urbervilles : an authoritative text ; Hardy and the novel ; criticism by Thomas Hardy( Book )
45 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and French and held by 335 libraries worldwide
A ne'er-do-well exploits his gentle daughter's beauty for social advancement in this masterpiece of tragic fiction. Hardy's 1891 novel defied convention to focus on the rural lower class for a frank treatment of sexuality and religion. Then and now, his sympathetic portrait of a victim of Victorian hypocrisy offers compelling reading
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift( Book )
35 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 329 libraries worldwide
Littérature de jeunesse en langue anglaise
Far from the madding crowd notes ... by Thomas Hardy( Book )
41 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 329 libraries worldwide
"Bathsheba Everdene is young, proud, and beautiful. She is an independent woman and can marry any man she chooses - if she chooses. In fact, she likes her independence, and she likes fighting her own battles in a man's world. But it is never wise to ignore the power of love. There are three men who would very much like to marry Bathsheba. When she falls in love with one of them, she soon wishes she had kept her independence. She learns that love brings misery, pain, and violent passions that can destroy lives . . ."--Back cover
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Book )
25 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 310 libraries worldwide
On Christmas Eve, three spirits come to visit Scrooge, a man who is selfish and only thinks of himself and money. They take him on a journey to the shadows of Christmases past, present and future and he learns lessons he will never forget. Includes activities at the end of the story
Crime and juvenile delinquency by Gerald Leinwand( Book )
8 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens( Book )
30 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 297 libraries worldwide
A classic tale of an orphan growing up in the 1800's of England. Intimately rooted in the author's own biography and written as a first-person narrative, "David Copperfield" charts a young man's progress through a difficult childhood in Victorian England to ultimate success as a novelist, finding true love along the way. Jeremy Tambling's provocative Introduction reveals subtle themes relevant today in Dickens' favorite work
Sense and sensibility by Jane Austen( Book )
22 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
"Sometimes the Dashwood girls do not seem like sisters. Elinor is all calmness and reason, and can be relied upon for practical, common sense opinions. Marianne, on the other hand, is all sensibility, full of passionate and romantic feeling. She has no time for dull common sense - or for middle-aged men of thirty-five, long past the age of marriage. True love can only be felt by the young, of course. And if your heart is broken at the age of seventeen, how can you expect ever to recover from the passionate misery that fills your life, waking and sleeping?" --Back cover
Heat and dust by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala( Book )
36 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Littérature de jeunesse en langue anglaise
Silas Marner the weaver of Raveloe by George Eliot( Book )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
Disappointed in friendship and love, and embittered by a false accusation, weaver Silas Marner retreats from the world with his loom, but soon finds his monastic existence forever changed by the arrival of an orphaned girl, whom he takes in and raises as his own daughter
Kidnapped : the adventures of David Balfour in the year 1751 by Clare West( Book )
18 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Littérature de jeunesse en langue anglaise
Lord Jim a tale by Joseph Conrad( Book )
27 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
The story of a would-be hero who deserts what he thinks is a sinking ship and thereafter is haunted by shame and the need to explain himself
The dead of Jericho by Clare West( Book )
30 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Kriminalroman. I kraft af private interesser kommer kommissær Morse ind i sagen om to kvinders død i den samme gade i Oxfordkvarteret Jericho
Dancing with strangers : stories from Africa by Clare West( Book )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
C WEST
West, Clare
Languages
English (603)
Chinese (5)
French (2)
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