Bogarde, Dirk 1921-1999
Most widely held works about Dirk Bogarde
Most widely held works by Dirk Bogarde
A bridge too far ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,215 libraries worldwide
A dramatic recreation of an Allied airdrop behind German lines in Holland, and the subsequent disastrous Battle of Arnhem.
Death in Venice ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 919 libraries worldwide
In Venice on holiday, composer Gustav Aschenbach encounters a young Polish boy and becomes obsessed with him, a secret passion that will lead to his doom.
Snakes and ladders by Dirk Bogarde ( Book )
49 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 836 libraries worldwide
This second volume of Dirk Bogarde's acclaimed autobiography covers the years from the Second World War to the making of Death in Venice; spellbinding years in which he transformed himself from the celebrity matinee idol of the 'Doctor' films into one of the finest screen actors of our time.
A gentle occupation by Dirk Bogarde ( Book )
19 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in 6 languages and held by 836 libraries worldwide
A story set on an island near Java at the end of 1945, where camps are being emptied and old scores settled, and temperaments run high.
An orderly man by Dirk Bogarde ( Book )
42 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and Spanish and held by 808 libraries worldwide
Dirk Bogarde's house in Provence is to become his retreat after gruelling work on Death in Venice has been completed. It provides a sanctuary after the death of his father and the demanding roles in The Night Porter and Providence, and a haven in which to embark on his autobiobraphy.
A postillion struck by lightning by Dirk Bogarde ( Book )
44 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 782 libraries worldwide
In this autobiography, actor Dirk Bogarde, talks about his idyllic childhood, his tough and lonely initation into harsher realities at a Glasgow technical school. He goes on to remember his days as an aspiring artist and his first steps as an actor, on his way to Hollywood.
Voices in the garden by Dirk Bogarde ( Book )
19 editions published between 1981 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 694 libraries worldwide
West of sunset by Dirk Bogarde ( Book )
21 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 662 libraries worldwide
Een Britse schrijver ontdekt in de jet set van Los Angeles een wereld van hypocrisie en sinistere decadentie.
Darling ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 575 libraries worldwide
A London photographer's model proceeds from an immature marriage into a series of shady affairs--first with a television talker, then with a slick promotion man, and ultimately in a palazzo as the loveless wife of an Italian prince. After becoming a prisoner of her own success through these disastrous affairs, she realizes the awful price she has paid for happiness. This is a slashing social satire and a devastating spoof of the television-advertising age.
The night porter ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 486 libraries worldwide
The chance meeting of a woman and a former Nazi SS officer brings back memories of their sado-masochistic relationship in a concentration camp years before.
The servant ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 443 libraries worldwide
"A pampered playboy acquires an elegant townhouse complete with a dedicated man servant. But when the young man's fiancè becomes suspicious of the servant's intentions, he and his 'sister' thrust the household into a sinister game where seduction is corruption and power becomes the most shocking desire of all."--Container.
Victim ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 367 libraries worldwide
"A highly respected, but closeted barrister, Melville Farr, risks his marriage and reputation to take on an elusive blackmail ring terrorizing gay men with the threat of public exposure and police action"--Container.
A short walk from Harrods by Dirk Bogarde ( Book )
24 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
A Short Walk from Harrods is the sixth volume of Dirk Bogarde's autobiography. In it he pays tribute to the corner of Provence that was his home for over two decades.
Backcloth by Dirk Bogarde ( Book )
34 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
As he retraces the patterns of pain and hapiness that have shaped his life, Dirk Bogarde looks back first to his youth, then to his later years as a writer in Provence - years bright with rare and special friendships, but also darkened by the death of many of those friends.
A period of adjustment by Dirk Bogarde ( Book )
17 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and Dutch and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Een in scheiding liggende Britse schrijver wordt opgezadeld met een zoontje van tien dat hij nauwelijks kent. Zelfstandig te lezen vervolg op "Jericho".
Cleared for take-off by Dirk Bogarde ( Book )
19 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Actor Bogarde writes about his service in the RAF during World War II, and how, less than a year after the end of the war, he had become a movie star with all the trappings.
Great meadow by Dirk Bogarde ( Book )
19 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
From 1927 to 1934, Dirk Bogarde lived in a remote cottage on the Sussex Downs with his sister Elizabeth and their devoted but strict nanny, "Lally". This was a time of harvests and harvest mice, of oil lamps, wells and childhood adventures. Seen through the eyes of a young boy, "Great Meadow" recaptures an idyllic childhood, a time of love and gentleness, as the world beyond prepared for war.
Jericho by Dirk Bogarde ( Book )
16 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 314 libraries worldwide
Een Engelse schrijver gaat naar Frankrijk om erachter te komen wat er van zijn jongere broer geworden is en ontdekt allengs de schokkende waarheid.
For the time being : collected journalism by Dirk Bogarde ( Book )
16 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Closing ranks by Dirk Bogarde ( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 277 libraries worldwide
There have been Grayles at Hartleap since Canute. Now they stand round the bed of Nanny Grayle, the very last of their nannies, who is quietly slipping away. There they stand, the old and the young, all of them at one time or another 'her' children. But she is still able to surprise and shock them as she reveals some terrible truths that leave the family desperately trying to close ranks.
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