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Stow, Randolph 1935-2010

Overview
Works: 204 works in 678 publications in 5 languages and 8,619 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Music  Psychological fiction  Musical settings  Manuscripts  Juvenile works  Interviews  Suspense fiction  Art music  Songs 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Lyricist, Performer, Other, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR9619.3.S84, 823
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To the islands : a novel by Randolph Stow( Book )

72 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen Heriot, who for many years has run a mission station for Aboriginals, has reached a crisis with his life. His journey towards self-discovery brings Heriot to a greatness he was always capable of, but never before achieved
Eight songs for a mad king by Peter Maxwell Davies( )

28 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The merry-go-round in the sea : a novel by Randolph Stow( Book )

50 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1941, Rob Coram is six. The war feels far removed from Geraldton in Western Australia. But when his favourite older cousin Rick leaves to join the army, the war takes a step closer
Tourmaline : a novel by Randolph Stow( Book )

43 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel set in an imaginary town
Visitants : a novel by Randolph Stow( Book )

30 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Patrol Officer Alistair Cawdor commits suicide on a small island off New Guinea a colonial inquest is launched. Five witnesses are called to give testimony- the government interpreter, the territory's cadet officer, a planter who claims ownership of the island, one of his servants and the son of the local chief. Each has a disturbing story to tell. Cawdor's secret past will eventually be put together, piece by damning piece. But what of the ominous newcomer Metusela, and the unidentified visitant that has inspired a cargo cult?
The girl green as elderflower by Randolph Stow( Book )

25 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crispin Clare escapes the fate dealt to him by the Tarot cards by surviving with the help of his old friends and a newly discovered family_
Midnite : the story of a wild colonial boy by Randolph Stow( Book )

31 editions published between 1967 and 2004 in English and Bengali and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A not-so-bright highwayman keeps getting arrested, but his clever animal friends always help him escape, until one day he finally becomes successful enough to begin living like an honest man
Miss Donnithorne's maggot ; Eight songs for a mad king by Peter Maxwell Davies( Recording )

10 editions published between 1887 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The suburbs of hell : a novel by Randolph Stow( Book )

14 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a succession of murders shatters the tranquility of an East Anglian seafaring town, irrational suspicion spreads like a contangious plague. In the murky pubs and on the cobbled street corners gossip is rife. Could Frank de Vere have shot his own wife through the head? Could Greg be the mad-dog killer of his brother?"--
Miss Donnithorne's maggot by Peter Maxwell Davies( )

18 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A counterfeit silence; selected poems by Randolph Stow( Book )

11 editions published between 1969 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Act one; poems by Randolph Stow( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A haunted land by Randolph Stow( Book )

8 editions published between 1956 and 1957 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bystander by Randolph Stow( Book )

5 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiction
Eight songs for a mad king by Peter Maxwell Davies( Recording )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

THE FIRES OF LONDON
The land's meaning : new selected poems by Randolph Stow( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Randolph Stow's slim body of poetry weighs more than most oeuvres many times its size. It has few equals anywhere in the world. Groundbreaking, historic and essential, it is haunting, lyrical, mythical, spiritual and anchored in place.' John Kinsella Alternately prolific and silent, Randolph Stow won the Miles Franklin Literary Award in 1958 and the Patrick White Award in 1979. In The Land's Meaning, John Kinsella brings together selected works of one of Australia's finest modernist poets. Including previously uncollected pieces, the volume's wide ranging introduction provides a rich context for the work of this extraordinary and important poet in the most comprehensive collection of Stow's work to date
Poetry from Australia: by Howard Sergeant( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Randolph Stow reads from his own work by Randolph Stow( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The suburbs of hell by Randolph Stow( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The suburbs of hell by Randolph Stow( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His eyes are on the one eye of the rifle. His mouth splits open his brown beard. He throws up a hand, palm outward, in an unwilled, futile gesture to ward off death. A killer is hounding the seaside town of Old Tornwich. Residents are gripped by fear and suspicion, and the finger of blame is pointed in all directions. But the bodies keep falling and the crimes remain unsolved, the culprit at large. No mere whodunnit, The Suburbs of Hell-its story inspired by a real-life serial killer-is a profoundly disturbing psychological drama with a devastating conclusion, the final work of one of Austra
 
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Midnite : the story of a wild colonial boy
Alternative Names
Randolph Stow australischer Schriftsteller

Randolph Stow Contemporary Australian novelist and poet

Randolph Stow schrijver uit Australië (1935-2010)

Stow, Julian R. 1935-2010

Stow, Julian Randolph.

Stow, Julian Randolph 1935-2010

Stow, Randolph

Stow, Randolph 1935-2010

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ストウ, ランドルフ

ランドルフ・ストウ

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Midnite : the story of a wild colonial boyThe suburbs of hell