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Burke, Thomas 1886-1945

Overview
Works: 161 works in 569 publications in 5 languages and 8,694 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  History  Records and correspondence  Film and video adaptations  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Lyricist
Classifications: PR6003.U55, 914.2
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Most widely held works by Thomas Burke
Limehouse nights by Thomas Burke ( Book )
54 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The streets of London through the centuries by Thomas Burke ( Book )
16 editions published between 1940 and 1949 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The English townsman as he was and as he is by Thomas Burke ( Book )
14 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Broken blossoms or The yellow man and the girl by Thomas Burke ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1919 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the Limehouse district of London, this is the story of Lucy, a 15-year-old living with her abusive prizefighter father, Battling Burrows. Driven from her home, she finds love and protection in the home of a gentle Chinese man. Together they begin to discover the joys that life has denied both of them. Then Lucy's father finds her, brutally beats her protector, takes her back home, and, in his rage, kills her. The grief stricken Chinese man avenges Lucy's death and then takes his own life
English inns by Thomas Burke ( Book )
17 editions published between 1933 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The English inn by Thomas Burke ( Book )
12 editions published between 1920 and 2007 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English night-life; from Norman curfew to present black-out by Thomas Burke ( Book )
14 editions published between 1941 and 1972 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travel in England from pilgrim and pack-horse to light car and plane by Thomas Burke ( Book )
13 editions published between 1942 and 1949 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tea-shop in Limehouse by Thomas Burke ( Book )
5 editions published between 1931 and 1969 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The book of the inn, being two hundred pictures of the English inn from the earliest times to the coming of the railway hotel by Thomas Burke ( Book )
5 editions published between 1927 and 1932 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More Limehouse nights by Thomas Burke ( Book )
13 editions published between 1921 and 2009 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nights in London by Thomas Burke ( Book )
12 editions published between 1916 and 2010 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twinkletoes. A tale of Chinatown by Thomas Burke ( Book )
27 editions published between 1917 and 1927 in English and Danish and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wind and the rain; a book of confessions by Thomas Burke ( Book )
8 editions published between 1924 and 1942 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The song book of Quong Lee of Limehouse by Thomas Burke ( Book )
9 editions published between 1920 and 2000 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Broken blossoms by D. W Griffith ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1919 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of Griffith's most widely acclaimed films uses a new style of lighting and photography to stress intimate character relationships rather than spectacle. A young Chinaman in London's squalid Limehouse district hopes to spread the peaceful philosophy of his Eastern religion. He befriends a pitiful street waif who is mistreated by her brutal father. Nursing her back to health, tragedy results when an unspoken romance flowers between them
The beauty of England by Thomas Burke ( Book )
7 editions published between 1933 and 1949 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sun in splendour by Thomas Burke ( Book )
17 editions published between 1926 and 1947 in 3 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Living in Bloomsbury by Thomas Burke ( Book )
5 editions published between 1939 and 1947 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ecstasies of Thomas De Quincey by Thomas De Quincey ( Book )
4 editions published between 1928 and 1929 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.64 (from 0.00 for Broken blo ... to 1.00 for Papers, 18 ...)
Alternative Names
Burke, Sydney Thomas.
Burke, Sydney Thomas 1886-1945
Burke, Sydney Thomas 1887-1945
Burke, Thomas
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