Raven, Simon 1927-2001
Most widely held works about Simon Raven
Most widely held works by Simon Raven
The Blackheath poisonings ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
"Behind the shutters of a Victorian family's home lies a lethal potion of lust, corruption and greed ... The Blackheath Poisonings, based on the best-selling mystery novel by Julian Symons, and adapted by Simon Raven (Edward and Mrs. Simpson), boldly and brilliantly redefines the Victorian era."--Container.
Sound the retreat : a novel by Simon Raven ( Book )
16 editions published between 1971 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Om engelske officerer iIndien lige efter 2. verdenskrig.
Edward & Mrs. Simpson ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
On the evening of December 11, 1936, England's King Edward VIII formally broadcast his farewell to a nation. Torn between duty and love, he had decided to follow his heart. Follows the true story and the unforgettable romance that developed between the Prince of Wales and an extraordinary American woman named Wallis Simpson. That she was already married and rumored to have had other affairs, ruffled more than a few feathers. The scandal only heats up as the Prince becomes King and declares his intention to marry his mistress, who has since become divorced and available.
Fielding Gray : a novel by Simon Raven ( Book )
12 editions published between 1967 and 1985 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
The rich pay late by Simon Raven ( Book )
14 editions published between 1964 and 2001 in English and French and held by 257 libraries worldwide
Jude Holbrook est un escroc qui a pour projet de s'emparer du magazine Strix, symbole de probité, pour faire avancer les affaires de son agence de publicité. Afin d'y parvenir, il devra voler l'argent que ses parents réservent à l'éducation de leur petit-fils. Une histoire de manipulation décrite avec jubilation et avec un art consommé du dialogue.
Friends in low places by Simon Raven ( Book )
21 editions published between 1965 and 2000 in English and French and held by 242 libraries worldwide
'Corruption in high places', said Max patiently, 'is a hobby of mine.' It is to become an obsession. His present interest is a stolen letter incrimiating in the Suez collusion of 1956, three prominent men who are still members of the British Government. The world of prostitutes and crooks lies closely beside Establishment circles as the trail leads to murder.
New seed for old : a novel by Simon Raven ( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
The survivors by Simon Raven ( Book )
10 editions published between 1976 and 1985 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Om livet blandt bedærvede overklassemennesker i Venezia.
The Sabre Squadron by Simon Raven ( Book )
12 editions published between 1966 and 1998 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
Part of a series of novels, each telling seperate stories but at the same time linked together by the characters they have in common: soldiers and dons, men of business, politicians and writers. They form a scathing chronicle of the upper echelons of postwar English society.
In the image of God : a novel by Simon Raven ( Book )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Raisley Conyngham, Classics teacher at a large school, exerts a powerful influence over Marius Stern, but his young pupil is no defenceless victim. Marius has a ruthless streak and an ability to sidestep tests and traps that are laid for him. Which is just as well because everybody is after something from him.
Bring forth the body by Simon Raven ( Book )
8 editions published between 1974 and 1979 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Places where they sing by Simon Raven ( Book )
12 editions published between 1970 and 1985 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
I slutningen af 1960'erne er der studenteruroligheder i Cambridge.
The feathers of death by Simon Raven ( Book )
13 editions published between 1959 and 1998 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Come like shadows by Simon Raven ( Book )
10 editions published between 1972 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 207 libraries worldwide
The decline of the gentleman by Simon Raven ( Book )
2 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Morning star : a novel by Simon Raven ( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
The old school : a study in the oddities of the English public school system by Simon Raven ( Book )
5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
The face of the waters : a novel by Simon Raven ( Book )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Before the cock crow : a novel by Simon Raven ( Book )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Shadows on the grass by Simon Raven ( Book )
11 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Aristocracy (Social class) Authors, English Biography Boys British Conduct of life Cricket Cricket players Drama Endowed public schools (Great Britain) England English essays Families Fiction Film adaptations Gay men Gay military personnel Gays Great Britain Great Britain.--Army Historical television programs Homophobia India Kenya Kings and rulers--Abdication Large type books Manners and customs Murder Palliser, Plantagenet (Fictitious character) Poisoning Political science Raven, Simon,--1927-2001 Satire, English Social history Suspense fiction Television adaptations Television mini-series Television mini-series Television plays Television programs Television programs Television programs--for the hearing impaired Trollope, Anthony,--1815-1882 Upper class Upper class families Video recordings--for people with visual disabilities Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Windsor, Edward,--Duke of,--1894-1972 Windsor, Wallis Warfield,--Duchess of,--1896-1986 World War (1939-1945)
Raven, Simon Arthur Noël 1927- Who's who GB (1997)