WorldCat Identities

Davies, Hunter 1936-

Overview
Works: 206 works in 842 publications in 16 languages and 16,756 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  Biographies  History  Military history  Identification guides  Art  Autobiographies  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Commentator for written text, Scenarist, Correspondent, Bibliographic antecedent, led
Classifications: ML421.B4, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hunter Davies
The Beatles by Hunter Davies( Book )

83 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 1,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This behind-the-scenes look at the most famous group in musical history tells the complete story of The Beatles. This updated edition addresses the changes that have taken place: Paul's marriage, George's death and their new books and records
William Wordsworth : a biography by Hunter Davies( Book )

30 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on the published letters and diaries of Wordsworth and his sister, Dorothy, and of their contempories Coleridge and Southey, this remains the only full length popular biography of the poet's life and times.--Publisher
The John Lennon letters by John Lennon( Book )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published together for the first time, this collection of letters to family, friends, lovers, and complete strangers from the beloved Beatle offers an intimate look into the personality and mind of one of popular music's most revered artists
The Beatles lyrics : the stories behind the music, including the handwritten drafts of more than 100 classic Beatles songs by Hunter Davies( Book )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The definitive book of Beatles songs, shown as first written by their own hands and put into authoritative context, for the 50th anniversary of the Beatles coming to America
The Beatles : the authorized biography by Hunter Davies( Book )

17 editions published between 1968 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author, who traveled with the Beatles for sixteen months, tells their complete story from school days to the years they spent in Hamburg up to the period of Beatlemania and beyond. The reasons why they have given up touring and have practically become recluses are examined in detail
The Beatles : the illustrated and updated edition of the bestselling authorized biography by Hunter Davies( Book )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the legendary rock band the Beatles, chronicles the lives of each member, and features 135 photographs and illustrations
A biographical study of the father of railways George Stephenson, on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the opening of the world's first public railway, the Stockton and Darlington, 1825- 1975, including an account of railway mania and a consideration of Stephensonia today by Hunter Davies( Book )

16 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the opening of the world's first public railway the Stockton and Darlington 1825-1975 including an account of railway mania and a consideration of Stephensonia today
A walk along the wall by Hunter Davies( Book )

19 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Hadrian's Wall - its remarkable history, the archaeology which uncovered it and is taking place, and the varied people who live along it today
Wainwright : the biography by Hunter Davies( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The glory game by Hunter Davies( Book )

20 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beatrix Potter's Lakeland by Hunter Davies( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The teller of tales : in search of Robert Louis Stevenson by Hunter Davies( Book )

13 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I love football : a match made in heaven by Hunter Davies( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hunter Davies' account of his passion takes us through his experiences with some of the biggest names in the game - including George Best, Gazza and Dwight Yorke - and his memories of some of the most exciting matches played over the last 40 years
Behind the scenes at the Museum of Baked Beans : my search for Britain's maddest museums by Hunter Davies( Book )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driven by his own passion for collecting, Hunter Davies packed his notepad and set off in search of Britain's maddest museums. He explores these hidden gems and soon discovers that they are everywhere and that they celebrate just about everything, from lawnmowers in Southport to pencils in Keswick. But as Hunter travels up and down the country he comes to realise that it isn't only the collections that are fascinating, it's also the people who put them together. Whether they're a man who loves Heinz so much he's changed his name to Captain Beany or a kleptomaniac Vintage Radio buff, these eccentric collectors are Britain's finest. Once you discover these museums Great Britain won't look quite the same again
Gazza! : my story by Paul Gascoigne( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An autobiography of Paul Gascoigne, one of England's most talented footballers. His abilities on the field enable him to turn a game single-handed. His antics off the field have not always been so successful, and the ensuing controversy has meant that he is seldom out of the media spotlight
Relative strangers : a history of adoption and a tale of triplets by Hunter Davies( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On 18 May 1932, Kate Hodder gave birth to triplets a very rare event in the 1930s. Kate died the following day and the decision was made to offer the triplets up for adoption. Remarkably, aged sixty-nine, the three triplets were reunited
The Creighton report : a year in the life of a comprehensive school by Hunter Davies( Book )

12 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Beatles: the authorised biography by Hunter Davies( Book )

13 editions published between 1968 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The John Lennon letters by John Lennon( Recording )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lifetime of letters, collected for the first time, from the legendary musician and songwriter. John Lennon was one of the greatest songwriters the world has ever known, creator of 'Help!', 'Come Together', 'Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds', and dozens more. But it was in his correspondences that he let his personality and poetry flow unguarded. Now, gathered for the first time, are his letters to family, friends, strangers, and lovers from every point in his life
Born 1900 : a human history of the twentieth century - for everyone who was there by Hunter Davies( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Davies, Edward Hunter 1936-

Davies, H.

Davies, Hunter b. 1936

Deiviss, Hanters 1936-

Hunter Davies Brits journalist

Дэвис, Хантер

Дэвис, Хантер 1936-

هانتر دیویس ژورنالیست بریتانیایی

데이비스, 헌터 1936-

デイヴィス, H

デイヴィス, ハンター

デービーズ, H

ハンター・デイヴィス

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William Wordsworth : a biographyThe Beatles : the illustrated and updated edition of the bestselling authorized biographyA walk along the wallWainwright : the biographyThe glory gameBeatrix Potter's LakelandThe teller of tales : in search of Robert Louis StevensonI love football : a match made in heaven