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Penguin (Firm)

Overview
Works: 480 works in 670 publications in 3 languages and 14,265 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Sea stories  Poetry  Juvenile works  Drama  Trials, litigation, etc  Periodicals  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Publisher, Editor, Other, Organizer of meeting, Recipient
Classifications: PR6005.O4, 823.912
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Most widely held works about Penguin (Firm)
 
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Most widely held works by Penguin (Firm)
Beowulf by Seamus Heaney( Recording )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a new translation of the Anglo-Saxon epic chronicling the heroic adventures of Beowulf, the Scandinavian warrior who saves his people from the ravages of the monster Grendel and Grendel's mother
The Penguin book of kites by David Pelham( Book )

2 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kite is now enjoying a world revival that has to do partly with its functional beauty, partly with its paradoxical quality of providing exercise and relaxation to both mind and body. Offsetting the neurotic intensity of modern living, it serves as a fragile reminder of a slower, gentler and altogether more pleasurable way of life
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, discusses the author and the theater of his time, and provides quizzes and other study activities
The trial of Lady Chatterley: Regina v. Penguin Books Limited by Penguin (Firm)( Book )

17 editions published between 1961 and 1990 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Penguin modern poets( )

in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Penguin film review( )

in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hundred years of photography, 1839-1939 by Lucia Moholy( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Penguin book of the natural world( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blue guitar by John Banville( Recording )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oliver Otway Orme, a semi-famous artist and petty thief, despairing of limits in his talents, flees when his latest theft is discovered and sequesters himself in his childhood home, where he struggles to understand how he reached his current state
Penguin modern stories( )

in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Penguin Macquarie dictionary of Australian education( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walkabout by James Vance Marshall( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Australian school children, defenseless in the vast wilderness of the Outback, meet an Aborigine youth in his walkabout and are forced to undergo a walkabout of their own
Penguin parade( )

in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Penguin guide to Greece( )

in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Eden by Jack London( Book )

4 editions published between 1946 and 1968 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The semiautobiographical story of an impoverished seaman who pursues, obsessively and aggressively, dreams of education and literary fame
Boxwood & graver ; a miscellany of blocks by PENGUIN BOOKS( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Penguin book of English verse by John Hayward( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Jim : an authoritative text ... by Joseph Conrad( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member 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 true tale of the monster Billy Dean by David Almond( Recording )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trapped in his bedroom by a father who fills his mind with mysterious tales and warnings, Billy Dean goes outside for the first time when his father disappears, and he discovers his abilities to heal the living and contact the dead
The Penguin map of the British Isles : on a conic projection with one standard parallel by Michael Middleditch( )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Harmondsworth (GB)

Penguin books

Penguin Books London

Penguin Books, ltd., Harmondsworth, Eng.

Penguin Books, Ltd. (Harmondsworth, England)

Penguin Books, Ltd. (Harmondsworth, Middlesex)

Languages
English (155)

German (1)

Japanese (1)

Covers
The Penguin book of kitesMacbethWalkaboutThe Penguin map of the British Isles : on a conic projection with one standard parallelHistory on trial : my day in court with David IrvingThe Holocaust on trialThe case for Auschwitz : evidence from the Irving trial