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Reed, John 1929-2012

Overview
Works: 32 works in 155 publications in 4 languages and 3,435 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Poetry  Drama  Horror films  Haunted house films  History  Film adaptations  Pictorial works  Diary fiction  Bibliography 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PQ3989.O9, 843
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Most widely held works by John Reed
A book of African verse by John Reed( Book )

37 editions published between 1950 and 1978 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nocturnes by Léopold Sédar Senghor( Book )

10 editions published between 1969 and 1979 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French African verse by John Reed( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 1980 in English and French and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Houseboy by Ferdinand Oyono( Book )

21 editions published between 1960 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cameroonian houseboy Toundi dreams of advancement and so studies the world of his white masters closely. "Gradually his eyes are opened to its realities, and in the end this leads to tragic consequences because the Europeans cannot endure the gaze of the man they have destroyed
Prose and poetry by Léopold Sédar Senghor( Book )

16 editions published between 1965 and 1979 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perpetua and the habit of unhappiness by Mongo Beti( Book )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new book of African verse by John Reed( Book )

9 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the frontline : Catholic missions in Zimbabwe's liberation war by Janice McLaughlin( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poems by Léopold Sédar Senghor( Book )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leaving : In Memoriam - Poems by John Reed - (1929-2012) by John Reed( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Oliver Reed was born in South London. He won scholarships to Bancroft's School and then to Magdalen College, Oxford. He was appointed lecturer in the English department at the University College of Rhodesia and Nyasaland (later, the University of Zimbabwe) in the late 1950s and early 1960s; then Professor and Head of English at the University of Zambia from 1965 and into the 1970s. He taught English language and literature at Fukuoka University in Japan in the 1980s. He returned to the University of Zimbabwe in his retirement as professor to teach linguistics in the mid-1990s--dust jacket
Poems of Léopold Sédar Senghor by Léopold Sédar Senghor( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translations from the night : selected poems of Jean-Joseph Rabearivelo by Jean-Joseph Rabearivelo( Book )

9 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in English and French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old man and the medal by Ferdinand Oyono( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fierce satire on the colonial situation; the story is that of an old villager who is suddenly awarded a medal
Perpetua and the habit of unhappiness by Mongo Beti( )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wirriyamu by Williams Sassine( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ueber den Einfluss der Temperatur : auf die Brechung und Dispersion einiger Gläser und Krystalle by John Reed( Book )

2 editions published in 1897 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Über den Einfluss der Temperatur auf die Brechung und Dispersion einiger Gläser und Krystalle by John Oren Reed( Book )

2 editions published in 1897 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lady & the highwayman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful young woman falls in love with a handsome highwayman, who saves her from her brutal husband. But when Charles II returns to claim his throne as King of England, she finds herself the enemy of the king's former mistress
A bibliography of modern creative writing in French from Madagascar by Clive Wake( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burnt offerings( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finding it hard to believe they rented a sprawling country mansion for $900, a family soon finds themselves surrounded by an evil, hypnotic, occult force that feeds on torture, fear and murder
 
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Alternative Names
John O. Reed Brits vertaler (1929-2012)

John O. Reed Translator and anthologist

Reed, John (1929- ).

Reed, John O.

Reed, John Oliver, 1929-

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