WorldCat Identities

Phillpotts, Eden 1862-1960

Overview
Works: 1,116 works in 3,395 publications in 6 languages and 30,176 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Fairy tales  Adventure stories, American  Fantasy fiction, American  Drama  Silent films  Comedy films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Editor
Classifications: PR5177, FIC
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The grey room by Eden Phillpotts( )

35 editions published between 1921 and 2000 in English and German and held by 2,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flint heart : a fairy story by Katherine Paterson( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A magical amulet brings power and despair to those who touch it
Children of the mist by Eden Phillpotts( Book )

51 editions published between 1898 and 2018 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eden Phillpotts was born on the 4th of November 1862 at Mount Aboo, Rajputana (India), his father Captain Henry Phillpotts was in the Indian Army and was sadly killed out there in 1867. Following her husband's death, Eden's mother returned to England with her 3 sons of which Eden was the eldest. He and his three brothers attended Mannamead College in Plymouth where during his school holidays he would explore Dartmoor. This soon lead to a passion for the moor and when not out walking he would be studying every aspect of what was to become the mainstay of his life. After finishing his studies he left and went to London to work as an insurance clerk at the Sun Insurance office. It was whilst in London that he found a love of the theater and in his leisure time began to study acting, however he soon discovered his talent for writing and soon had some works published.But in 1898 the publishers A. D. Innes of London published the first of his Dartmoor novels which was called Children of the Mist which was to become the first of his Dartmoor Cycle of books. The story was centered around Chagford and the events of the miller and his daughter. It has been suggested that originally Eden Phillpotts only intended there to be 14 books in his cycle but once having got the bit between his teeth he actually wrote 18
Lying prophets; a novel by Eden Phillpotts( )

42 editions published between 1892 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widecombe fair by Eden Phillpotts( Book )

48 editions published between 1913 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spinners by Eden Phillpotts( )

12 editions published between 1918 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sons of the morning by Eden Phillpotts( Book )

36 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and German and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The human boy by Eden Phillpotts( Book )

49 editions published between 1899 and 2010 in English and German and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The red Redmaynes by Eden Phillpotts( Book )

47 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles of St. Tid by Eden Phillpotts( Book )

13 editions published between 1917 and 2012 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The human boy and the war by Eden Phillpotts( Book )

24 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The farmer's wife by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

24 editions published between 1928 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged landowner who has been a widower for five years sets out to choose a wife from the unattached women in the neighborhood, considering himself a fine catch. He and his housekeeper make a list of eligible females, whom he then pursues
The three brothers by Eden Phillpotts( Book )

14 editions published between 1909 and 2010 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Found drowned" by Eden Phillpotts( Book )

19 editions published between 1930 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The farmer's wife : a comedy in three acts by Eden Phillpotts( Book )

31 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mother by Eden Phillpotts( Book )

28 editions published between 1908 and 2012 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The statue by Eden Phillpotts( Book )

28 editions published between 1908 and 2012 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the tall, dark, handsome young millionaire Maurice Courlander closes the grounds of his sprawling estate for a full year his friends in London and neighbors in Bedfordshire were confused. But when curiously worded invitations inviting them all for a visit arrived, everyone was curious. With little haste, Courlander reveals a statue so magnificence and imposing, his guests believe him very strange indeed. Still, his gargantuan tribute to Energy towered over the countryside, face filled with hope and expectation. But when war breaks out and when death arrives in the English country side
The river by Eden Phillpotts( Book )

20 editions published between 1902 and 2013 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the wilds of Dartmoor, a simple warrener falls in love with a girl who does not understand his ways, and so she then marries another
The good red earth : by Eden Phillpotts( Book )

31 editions published between 1901 and 2012 in English and German and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The folk afield by Eden Phillpotts( Book )

14 editions published between 1907 and 2010 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.37 (from 0.06 for The grey r ... to 0.87 for Der Dartmo ...)

The flint heart : a fairy story
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The red RedmaynesThe farmer's wife : a comedy in three acts
Alternative Names

controlled identityHext, Harrington, 1862-1960

Eden Phillpotts British author

Eden Phillpotts britisk poet

Eden Phillpotts Brits dichter (1862-1960)

Eden Phillpotts brittisk poet

Eden Phillpotts écrivain britannique

Eden Phillpotts englischer Schriftsteller

Eden Phillpotts scrittore e drammaturgo inglese

Hext, Harrington.

Hext, Harrington 1862-1960

Phillpotto, Edm 1862-1960

Phillpotts, Adelaide Eden

Phillpotts, Eden

Phillpotts, Eden 1862-

Philpotts, Eden

Philpotts Eden 1862-1960

Идэн Филлпотс

Филлпот, Иден, 1862-1960

Филлпотъ, Иденъ, 1862-1960

ادن فیلپوتس شاعر بریتانیایی

필포츠, 에덴 1862-1960

필포츠, 이든 1862-1960

필폿츠, 이-든 1862-1960

イーデン・フィルポッツ

フィルポッツ, イーデン

ヘクスト, ハリントン

Languages
English (578)

Spanish (14)

German (13)

Japanese (12)

Italian (3)

Korean (1)