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Raven, Simon 1927-2001

Overview
Works: 193 works in 551 publications in 1 language and 8,883 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Biography  Television programs  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Television comedies  History 
Roles: Author of screenplay
Classifications: PR6068.A9, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Simon Raven
Edward & Mrs. Simpson ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member 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
The Blackheath poisonings by Julian Symons ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member 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 )
14 editions published between 1971 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Om engelske officerer iIndien lige efter 2. verdenskrig
Fielding Gray : a novel by Simon Raven ( Book )
12 editions published between 1967 and 1985 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novel of corruption and strange passions. Fielding Gray is groping his way towards manhood
Love in a cold climate ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Linda Radlett, daughter of Lord and Lady Alconleigh, follows her heart in and out of adventures, marriages, and dalliances, much to the dismay of her parents. Her dear friend Polly Hampton maintains a cooler head in her romantic entanglements. Seamlessly weaves together the two women's tangled love affairs in an eight-part miniseries
The Pallisers the complete collection by Anthony Trollope ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Begins with the forced marriage of Lady Glencora to Plantagenet Palliser. The British House of Commons serves as the backdrop as we watch the coming and goings and loves and tragedies of the powerful and not so powerful. This includes the lives of the friends and children of the Palliser's
The rich pay late by Simon Raven ( Book )
14 editions published between 1964 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fra akademikerkredse i efterkrigstidens England
Friends in low places by Simon Raven ( Book )
19 editions published between 1965 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 239 WorldCat member 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
In the image of God : a novel by Simon Raven ( Book )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member 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
New seed for old : a novel by Simon Raven ( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The feathers of death by Simon Raven ( Book )
16 editions published between 1959 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Court-martial tries an accomplished British officer for the murder, in Kenya, of a young soldier who disobeys orders under enemy fire
The Sabre Squadron by Simon Raven ( Book )
12 editions published between 1966 and 1987 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Political novel in which a Jewish scholar who is engaged in mathematical research finds himself threatened in a still hostile Germany
The survivors by Simon Raven ( Book )
11 editions published between 1976 and 1985 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Om livet blandt bedærvede overklassemennesker i Venezia
Bring forth the body by Simon Raven ( Book )
8 editions published between 1974 and 1999 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Places where they sing by Simon Raven ( Book )
13 editions published between 1970 and 1985 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I slutningen af 1960'erne er der studenteruroligheder i Cambridge
The decline of the gentleman by Simon Raven ( Book )
3 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Come like shadows by Simon Raven ( Book )
9 editions published between 1972 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Pallisers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Pallisers depicts both the Parliamentary maneuverings of the day and the social mores that ruled private passions
The Judas boy: the fifth novel in the Alms for oblivion sequence by Simon Raven ( Book )
7 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Morning star : a novel by Simon Raven ( Book )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Raven, Simon Arthur Noël 1927-2001
Languages
English (204)
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