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Stow, Randolph 1935-2010

Overview
Works: 162 works in 680 publications in 10 languages and 8,651 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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Most widely held works about Randolph Stow
 
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To the islands : a novel by Randolph Stow( Book )

76 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 770 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( )

29 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

57 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 631 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. When Rick returns several years later, he has changed and the old merry-go-round that represents Rob's dream of utopia begins to disintegrate before his eyes
Tourmaline : a novel by Randolph Stow( Book )

44 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

40 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After an Australian patrol officer commits suicide on a remote New Guinea island in 1959, five witnesses are called to a government inquiry. Each has a disturbing story to tell: strand by strand, the mystery of the officer’s past is unravelled. But what of other visitants, like the unidentified flying object and the cargo cult it has inspired on the island? Informed by Randolph Stow’s experiences, Visitants is an original, astonishing investigation of colonialism."--Publisher's website
The girl green as elderflower by Randolph Stow( Book )

25 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 490 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_
The suburbs of hell : a novel by Randolph Stow( Book )

21 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 402 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?"--
Midnite : the story of a wild colonial boy by Randolph Stow( Book )

33 editions published between 1967 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 381 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 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Donnithorne's maggot by Peter Maxwell Davies( )

15 editions published between 1977 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1969 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A haunted land by Randolph Stow( Book )

13 editions published between 1956 and 1960 in 4 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Act one; poems by Randolph Stow( Book )

3 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bystander by Randolph Stow( Book )

9 editions published between 1957 and 1961 in 3 languages and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1971 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

THE FIRES OF LONDON
Miss Donnithorne's maggot : music-theatre work for mezzo-soprano and ensemble by Peter Maxwell Davies( )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

Midnite : the story of a wild colonial boy by Randolph Stow( Recording )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of midnight, a young, not very clever, bushranger who learns about bushranging from a Siamese cat called Khat
 
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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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