WorldCat Identities

Hanley, James 1897-1985

Overview
Works: 221 works in 903 publications in 11 languages and 12,081 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Autobiographies  Drama  Sources  History  Sea stories  Records and correspondence  Domestic fiction  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Producer, Other, Translator, Correspondent, Director, Interviewer
Classifications: PR6015.A474, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James Hanley
Chaliapin, an autobiography as told to Maxim Gorky; with supplementary correspondence and notes by Fyodor Ivanovich Chaliapin( Book )

39 editions published between 1967 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Another world by James Hanley( Book )

30 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acclaimed by luminaries such as William Faulkner, suppressed for more than 50 years by a prosecution for obscenity, James Hanley's 1930s classic charts the short and brutish life of a boy forced out of school and into the unforgiving world of work
A dream journey by James Hanley( Book )

17 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ocean by James Hanley( Book )

81 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a liner is torpedoed, all on board must abandon ship. Five men escape into a lifeboat, one of them an old and frail priest. Curtain, the only sailor aboard, assumes responsibility for the terrified men and cares for the priest
A kingdom by James Hanley( Book )

15 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een vader met twee dochters trekt zich terug op een afgelegen boerderij en dwingt een van de beide meisjes hem te volgen
The Furys; a novel by James Hanley( Book )

24 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in English and Dutch and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of Irish life in Gelton, a fictionalized renaming of Liverpool. Fanny Fury has invested all her hopes on her younger son, Peter, whom she sends to join the priesthood. The is the first book in the five volume chronicles of the Fury family
Against the stream by James Hanley( Book )

11 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een 6-jarig jongetje komt bij zijn grootouders en vier ooms en tantes in een statig Engels landhuis wonen en weet door zijn jeugd het leven van deze zes oudere mensen sterk te beïnvloeden
The last voyage and other stories by James Hanley( Book )

17 editions published between 1931 and 1997 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Welsh sonata : variations on a theme by James Hanley( Book )

21 editions published between 1954 and 1978 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An end and a beginning by James Hanley( Book )

23 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final volume in the five volume chronicles of the Fury family opens with Peter Fury finishing his fifteen year jail sentence. He struggles to find his place in society. Semi-autobiographical, this is an account of Irish life in Gelton, a fictionalized renaming of Liverpool
Men in darkness; five stories by James Hanley( Book )

16 editions published between 1931 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman in the sky by James Hanley( Book )

10 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Say nothing by James Hanley( Book )

22 editions published between 1962 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The closed harbour by James Hanley( Book )

11 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trapped on shore, a captain fights desperately for a place on a ship Once, Marius believes, the world was wide and the sea was infinite. Adventure and profit awaited any man bold enough to step aboard a ship and cast his lot with the open ocean. But those days are gone. After a long and undistinguished career, Marius & rsquo;s reputation suffers an irreparable blow during the dark days of World War II when he refuses to go down with a sinking ship. It is the greatest crime a captain can commit, and it dooms him to hell on earth. Trapped in Marseilles, Marius spends his days begging for a boat and his nights in a bitter, alcoholic stupor. The ocean has rejected him so fully, he thinks, that he doubts the waters would even allow him to drown. But as Marius learns, it & rsquo;s possible for a man to drown on dry land
What Farrar saw : and other stories by James Hanley( Book )

15 editions published between 1946 and 1984 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vier verhalen waarin oorlogservaringen die jaren later nog voortleven de achtergrond vormen
The secret journey by James Hanley( Book )

9 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fanny Fury, the matriarch of the Fury family is the dominant character in this account of Irish life in Gelton, a fictionalized renaming of Liverpool in the early 20th century. This is the second book in the five volume chronicles of the Fury family
Winter song by James Hanley( )

11 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth installment in Hanley's semi-autobiographical story of the Fury family. It depicts Irish life in Gelton, a fictionalized renaming of Liverpool, in the early 1900s
No directions by James Hanley( Book )

31 editions published between 1943 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plays one by James Hanley( Book )

5 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At bay by James Hanley( Book )

17 editions published between 1935 and 1954 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The last voyage and other stories
Languages
English (397)

German (13)

French (13)

Spanish (6)

Swedish (4)

Dutch (4)

Danish (3)

Croatian (1)

Hebrew (1)

Hungarian (1)

Czech (1)

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The oceanThe Furys; a novelThe last voyage and other storiesThe closed harbourThe secret journey