Most widely held works about Mary Renault
Most widely held works by Mary Renault
The king must die by Mary Renault ( Book )
125 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in 11 languages and held by 3,317 libraries worldwide
Ancient Athens paid tribute to its Cretan overlord each year by sending the finest of its sons and daughters to Crete each year to be trained for "bull-dancing", a sport that cost the Athenian youths their lives. Theseus, prince of Athens, substitutes himself for one of the youths and sails out to meet his fate in the ring.
The bull from the sea by Mary Renault ( Book )
72 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 3,035 libraries worldwide
Theseus' life the death of his father.
Fire from heaven by Mary Renault ( Book )
64 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 12 languages and held by 3,007 libraries worldwide
"Alexander's life from childhood to the age of twenty when he succeeded his murdered father, King Philip of Macedon."
The mask of Apollo by Mary Renault ( Book )
50 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 2,836 libraries worldwide
Nikeratos, an actor of ancient Greece, greatly admires and devotes himself to Dion, a student of Plato, who is determined to bring democracy to Syracuse.
The Persian boy by Mary Renault ( Book )
83 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in 11 languages and held by 2,791 libraries worldwide
A narrative of the life of Alexander the Great from the age of twenty-six until his death seven years later.
The last of the wine by Mary Renault ( Book )
76 editions published between 1956 and 2004 in 8 languages and held by 2,304 libraries worldwide
Alexias, taught by Socrates, tells about his life as a wealthy Athenian.
Funeral games by Mary Renault ( Book )
44 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 2,285 libraries worldwide
"The combat of Alexander's heirs"--Dust jacket.
The praise singer by Mary Renault ( Book )
39 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 2,039 libraries worldwide
Historische roman over de griekse dichter Simonides (556-468 v. Chr.) en zijn tijd.
The nature of Alexander by Mary Renault ( Book )
33 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 1,980 libraries worldwide
A psychological study of Alexander the Great by the writer who fictionalized his biography in a series of novels.
The charioteer by Mary Renault ( Book )
55 editions published between 1953 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,474 libraries worldwide
After surviving the Dunkirk retreat a young homosexual critically examines his unorthodox life-style and personal relationships.
The friendly young ladies by Mary Renault ( Book )
38 editions published between 1915 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 638 libraries worldwide
Unhappy with rancorous parents in a North Cornwall village, Elsie at seventeen flees to London to live with her bohemian sister Leonora on a Thames houseboat. But Leonora's and her friends' advanced ideas, ambiguous sexuality and intellectual condescension disturb Elsie even more.
The lion in the gateway; the heroic battles of the Greeks and Persians at Marathon, Salamis and Thermopylae by Mary Renault ( Book )
5 editions published between 1946 and 1972 in English and held by 585 libraries worldwide
Return to night by Mary Renault ( Book )
19 editions published between 1947 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 461 libraries worldwide
English woman physician falls in love with patient in hospital.
North face, a novel by Mary Renault ( Book )
14 editions published between 1948 and 1989 in English and Spanish and held by 266 libraries worldwide
Purposes of love by Mary Renault ( Book )
15 editions published between 1939 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Kind are her answers by Mary Renault ( Book )
14 editions published between 1940 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Promise of love by Mary Renault ( Book )
14 editions published between 1919 and 1987 in English and Spanish and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Vivian, a young nurse in training, and Mic, an assistant pathologist, are both employed in an English provincial hospital. The extraordinary pressures of their environment seem to complicate their love from the start.
The lion in the gateway by Mary Renault ( Book )
13 editions published between 1964 and 1993 in English and German and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Discusses several Greek battles including Marathon, Salamis, and Thermopylae.
The Alexander trilogy by Mary Renault ( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
The last of the summer wine by Mary Renault ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Actors Alexander,--the Great,--356-323 B.C Biographical fiction Biography Bohemianism Conscientious objectors Criticism, interpretation, etc. England England--London--Bloomsbury English fiction--Greek influences Eunuchs Europe--Macedonia Fiction Gay men Generals Great Britain Greece Hellenism Historical fiction, English History Homosexuality and literature Houseboats Juvenile works Kings and rulers Lesbians Literature Macedonian Expansion (Greece : 359-323 B.C.) Male friendship Novelists, English Peloponnesian War (Greece : 431-404 B.C.) Persian Wars (Greece : 500-449 B.C.) Philip--II,--King of Macedonia,--382-336 B.C Physicians Poets Renault, Mary Simonides,--ca. 556-467 B.C Sisters Sources South Africa Talking books Theseus (Greek mythology) Triangles (Interpersonal relations) Veterans Veterans' hospitals Women and literature Women novelists, English Women physicians World War (1939-1945) Young men Young women
Challans, Eileen Mary, 1905-1983
Challans, Mary, 1905-
Challans, Mary, 1905-1983
Renault, Mary, pseud.
Renō, Mairē 1905-1983
Challans, Mary 1905-1983
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Greek, Modern (8)
Multiple languages (1)