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Adams, Richard 1920-2016

Overview
Works: 294 works in 1,548 publications in 14 languages and 35,120 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Juvenile works  Animated films  Nature stories  History  Drama  Allegories  Fantasy films  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author, Producer, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Other, Creator, Conceptor
Classifications: PR6051.D345, 823.914
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Watership Down by Richard Adams( Book )

212 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 9,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the adventures of a group of rabbits searching for a safe place to establish a new warren where they can live in peace
Tales from Watership Down by Richard Adams( Book )

41 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and Romanian and held by 2,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nineteen interconnected stories set in the world of rabbits. In one of them the rabbit hero, El-ahrairah, obtains for his people the sense of smell, in another he saves them from an invasion by rats. A sequel to the 1974 novel, Watership Down
The plague dogs by Richard Adams( Book )

75 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A remarkable journey into the hearts and minds of two canine heroes, Snitter and Rowf, fugitives from the horrors of an animal research center who escape into the isolation--and terror--of the wilderness
Shardik by Richard Adams( Book )

99 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 2,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shardik is a fantasy of tragic character, centered on the long-awaited reincarnation of the gigantic bear Shardik and his appearance among the half-barbaric Ortelgan people. Mighty, ferocious, and unpredictable, Shardik changes the life of every person in the story. His advent commences a momentous chain of events. Kelderek the hunter, who loves and trusts the great bear, is swept on by destiny to become first devotee and then prophet, then victorious soldier, then ruler of an empire and priest-king of Lord Shardik--Messenger of God--only to discover ever-deeper layers of meaning implicit in his passionate belief in the bear's divinity
The girl in a swing by Richard Adams( Book )

67 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic relationship between psychics is threatened by a murderous secret in the woman's past
Traveller : a novel by Richard Adams( Book )

28 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the events of the Civil War through the eyes of General Robert E. Lee's closest companion and devoted horse, Traveller
Watership Down by Richard Adams( Recording )

71 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiver could sense danger. Something terrible was going to happen to the warren; he felt sure of it. They had to leave immediately. So begins a long and perilous journey of survival for a small band of rabbits. As the rabbits skirt danger at every turn, we become acquainted with the band, its humorous characters, and its compelling culture, complete with its own folk history and mythos. Fiver's vision finally leads them to Watership Down, an upland meadow. But here they face their most difficult challenges of all
Maia by Richard Adams( Book )

37 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maia, a peasant girl in the mythical Beklan Empire, is sold into slavery, but a turn of fate sees her become a successful concubine, then a national heroine
The unbroken web : stories and fables by Richard Adams( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With full-color illustrations, Adams re-creates nineteen folktales collected from around the world
The tyger voyage by Richard Adams( Book )

26 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of two young inexperienced Tygers who set out from Victorian England into the timeless unknown
Voyage through the Antarctic by Richard Adams( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the extraordinary two-month journey throughthe great wilderness on earth, the Antarctic, made by Richard Adams and naturalist and ornithologist Ronald Lockley
Nature through the seasons by Richard Adams( Book )

20 editions published between 1975 and 1981 in English and German and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the animals, birds, trees, and flowers that the amateur naturalist is likely to encounter in each season
The adventures & brave deeds of the ship's cat on the Spanish Maine : together with the most lamentable losse of the Alcestis & triumphant firing of the port of Chagres by Richard Adams( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and German and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures and brave deeds of a cat living aboard a ship sailing along the Spanish Main
Nature day and night by Richard Adams( Book )

11 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The iron wolf and other stories by Richard Adams( Book )

12 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nineteen folktales from around the world deal with robins, nightingales, wolves, crabs, parrots, dogs, dragons, cats, and woodpeckers
Volpone by Ben Jonson( Visual )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volpone, a rich Venetian nobleman, with the assistance of his servant, Mosca, has devised a method for increasing his wealth by pretending that he is old and dying. Since he has no heirs, the plan is to encourage speculators to curry his favor by visiting him and bringing gifts in the expectation of being named in his will
The outlandish knight by Richard Adams( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raymond, a wandering minstrel, joins the forces massing to challenge the reign of Richard of York. His bravery in fighting for Henry Tudor's cause begins a tradition in which he and his family become loyal and true servants to those who guide England through the sixteenth century
The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster( Visual )

12 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of John Webster's play about a young widow who becomes a victim of vengeance when she ignores her family's wishes and remarries
Tales from Watership Down by Richard Adams( Recording )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rabbits' master storyteller relates adventures of the rabbits after the defeat of General Woundwart
The plague dogs : a novel by Richard Adams( )

24 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When dogs Snitter and Rowf escape an animal research center, they embark on a harrowing journey through the wilderness and face an unknown future
 
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Alternative Names
Adams, Ričard

Adams, Richard George

Adams, Richard George 1920-

Adams, Richard George 1920-2016

Ričard Adams

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Richard Adams britischer Schriftsteller

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Richard Adams scrittore e glottoteta britannico

Richard George Adams écrivain britannique

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Ричард Адамс

Рычард Адамс

Річард Адамс

Річард Адамс англійський письменник, відомий як автор книги «Небезпечні мандри»

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אדמס, ריצ׳רד 1920־

אדמס, ריצ׳רד, 1920־2016

אדמס, ריצירד 1920-

ריצ'רד אדמס

ריצ'רד אדמס סופר בריטי

ريتشارد آدامز

ریچارد آدامز نویسنده بریتانیایی

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アダムズ, リチャード

リチャード・アダムス

理察·亞當斯

理查德·亚当斯 English fantasy writer

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Tales from Watership DownThe plague dogsShardikThe girl in a swingWatership DownThe tyger voyageThe outlandish knightTales from Watership DownThe plague dogs : a novel