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Jonathan Cape (Firm)

Works: 111 works in 116 publications in 2 languages and 1,282 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Short stories  Poetry  Records and correspondence  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PR6019.O9, 823.912
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Letters between Samuel Butler and Miss E.M.A. Savage, 1871-1885 by Samuel Butler( Book )
1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
The butterfly ball and the grasshopper's feast by Alan Aldridge( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems and accompaning plates
Selected poems by Nâzım Hikmet( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
How Tom beat Captain Najork and his hired sportsmen by Russell Hoban( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Because Tom's aunt disapproves of his constant fooling around she calls in Captain Najork to teach him a lesson. Tom, however, has a splendid idea
Cavalleria rusticana and other stories by Giovanni Verga( Book )
1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
"A new translation of the stories of Giovanni Verga, the greatest Italian short-story writer since Boccaccio." "Born in 1840 into a well-to-do Sicilian family, in the 1870s Verga became an active observer and habitue of Milanese salon society, but eventually found in the everyday lives of Sicilian peasants the inspiration for his finest narratives. Love, adultery and honour are recurring themes in stories set against the scorched landscapes of the slopes of Mount Etna and the Plain of Catania."--Jacket
Dubliners by James Joyce( Book )
1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
"This collection of 15 stories provides an introduction to the style and motifs found in Joyce's writing. The stories stand alone as individual scenes of Dublin society and are intertwined by the use of autobiography and symbolism." Shapiro. Fic for Youth. 3d edition
The dark night by May Sinclair( Book )
1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
The sonnets of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )
1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Presents the full text of the sonnets of English dramatist and poet William Shakespeare (1564-1616), provided by the Electronic Literature Foundation
The essential T.E. Lawrence by T. E Lawrence( Book )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Uddrag fra Thomas Edward Lawrences vigtigste værker, inddelt i emner
L'art de voler by A Altarriba( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
"When published in 2009, The Art of Flying was hailed as a landmark in the history of the graphic novel in Spain for its deeply touching synthesis of individual and collective memories. A deeply personal testament, Altarriba's account of what led his father to commit suicide at the age of ninety is a detective novel of sorts, one that traces his father's life from an impoverished childhood in Aragon, to service with Franco's army in the Civil war, escape to join the anarchist FAI, exile in France when the Republicans are defeated, to return to Spain in 1949 and the stultifying existence to which Republican sympathisers were consigned under Francoism ..."
Frost in April by Malachi Whitaker( Book )
1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
The book of fair women by E. O Hoppé( Book )
1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
The gentle captain by Arthur Kennard Davis( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Fergus, a novel by Brian Moore( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Novel based somewhat on Moore's own experience with working on Alfred Hitchcock's "Torn Curtain." The character Bernard Boweri is an unsympathetic portrait of Hitchcock. The story revolves around a successful Irish writer who is brought to California to produce a film script. The bulk of the book is made up of literal hauntings from ghosts of the lead character's past, which seem to be manifestations of the author's Catholic sense of guilt
An extract from Hemingway : A movable feast by Ernest Hemingway( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Miss Mole by E. H Young( Book )
1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
For the last 20 years Miss Hannah Mole has earned her living as a companion to a succession of difficult old women. Now aged 40 and of a rather shabby appearance, she is given shelter and employment by the pompous non-conformist Minister, Reverend Corder. His motherless daughters are sorely in need of care and good food, but even the dreariest situation is turned into a success by the indomitable spirit of Miss Mole
Germania by Mark Holborn( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The very title Germania suggests an empire of ruin, a dream of Albert Speer, or the land of some barbaric tribe, suitable for taming. It carries an historical echo. The postwar generation of German artists who had lived through the nation's recovery from defeat -- Anselm Kiefer, George Baselitz and Martin Kippenberger -- have now given way to a generation who have experienced the consequences of the reunification of 1989. The capital of Germania is Berlin, but its frontiers extend to Leipzig and Dresden, former cities of the East. Germany exists within the European Union, but Germania stretches past political frontiers. The reinvention of history is one of the characteristics of the new art and the new generation. The happenings of the past can be re-enacted. The ghosts of Brecht or Dada can be reinvigorated. But the medium of the Internet provides a different platform to that afforded by artistic predecessors. 'The new generation of Germania', writes Max Henry in his introduction, 'can discard the chronology of their influences. They can incorporate sound and music, self-publish their theoretical literature, display archival ephemera, curate and collaborate, and ultimately seize all available means to propagate their view.' Such opportunities have stimulated the emergence of the most vibrant artistic language. Film, theatre, television, collage and kitsch provide the raw influences, but at the centre of Germania lies a core of expressionist painting, embodied in the dense surfaces of André Butzer. Out of this seeming chaos Germania leaves anarchic traces. These are the signs of life embedded at the heart of this stark empire. Germania is a further title in the series Jonathan Cape is publishing in conjunction with the exhibition programme of the new Saatchi Gallery in London
The comfort of strangers by Ian McEwan( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
As their holiday unfolds, Colin and Maria are locked into their own intimacy. They groom themselves meticulously, as though there waits someone who cares deeply about how they appear. Then they meet a man with a disturbing story to tell and become drawn into a fantasy of violence and obsession
Now & then a periodical of books & personalities published occasionally from eleven Gower Street by Jonathan Cape (Firm)( Book )
1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Turned adrift : the story of a dog by Essex Hope( Book )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Tom's parents reluctantly buy him a playful corgi-terrier mixed breed puppy which he names Garry. But when Tom is sent away to boarding school, the rambunctious puppy finds himself unwanted, given way, and then abandoned. He can only hope that there is someone wanting an energetic little dog who will rescue him from the lost dog home
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