Bates, H. E. (Herbert Ernest) 1905-1974
Most widely held works about H. E Bates
Most widely held works by H. E Bates
Fair stood the wind for France by H. E Bates ( Book )
131 editions published between 1924 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,718 libraries worldwide
An English fighter pilot brings his plane down in Occupied France during WWII. The family of a French farmer risk their lives to protect him. He and the daughter of the house are drawn to each other, but it is not time to fall in love.
The modern short story : a critical survey by H. E Bates ( Book )
52 editions published between 1941 and 1976 in English and held by 1,378 libraries worldwide
The purple plain by H. E Bates ( Book )
82 editions published between 1947 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 1,265 libraries worldwide
Love for Lydia by H. E Bates ( Book )
63 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 896 libraries worldwide
Lydia is a girl from a wealthy but isolated background. Gradually she discovers the delights of growing up, captivating completely the young men around her. The lives of these young people are unfolding against a background of the carefree late 1920s, a story of the winds of passion and the peace which comes when the storm is over. 1974.
The darling buds of May by H. E Bates ( Book )
95 editions published between 1900 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 817 libraries worldwide
Hilarious rural adventures of Pop and Ma Larkin.
My uncle Silas by H. E Bates ( Book )
55 editions published between 1939 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 808 libraries worldwide
Fourteen short stories offer a lively portrait of the narrator's ninety-five-year-old, spunky, wickedly charming, great-uncle Silas. Here he is wrestling pigs, playing Casanova, or surviving for days on "stewed nails" as he hides in a cellar from a jealous husband.
Oh! to be in England by H. E Bates ( Book )
51 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 763 libraries worldwide
More adventures of the happy-go-lucky Larkin family.
The feast of July by H. E Bates ( Book )
32 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and held by 748 libraries worldwide
Betrayed young girl seeks the man responsible.
The jacaranda tree by H. E Bates ( Book )
80 editions published between 1949 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 717 libraries worldwide
Summertime ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in English and German and held by 705 libraries worldwide
The story of a witty but lonely secretary who takes a vacation in Venice, hoping to fall in love. She does - with a very handsome but very married Italian man.
A breath of French air by H. E Bates ( Book )
56 editions published between 1959 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 665 libraries worldwide
They're here again - the indestructible Larkins of The Darling Buds of May. This time, with baby Oscar, the Rolls, and Ma's unmarried passport, they're off to France. The first Darling Buds Of May T.V. series, which contained parts of A Breath of French Air, achieved massive success. Now David Jason, who played 'Pop' Larkin in the T.V. series, gives an outstanding reading of the book.
A house of women by H. E Bates ( Book )
34 editions published between 1936 and 1991 in English and held by 645 libraries worldwide
A crown of wild myrtle by H. E Bates ( Book )
24 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in English and held by 622 libraries worldwide
An Englishman vacationing in Greece encounters a girl and her travelling companion; he gradually discovers the girl is desperately in need of love and release from her emotional bondage.
A moment in time by H. E Bates ( Book )
25 editions published between 1964 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 614 libraries worldwide
During the Battle of Britain a young girl's life is suddenly changed by her friendships with a group of fighter pilots.
The scarlet sword by H. E Bates ( Book )
42 editions published between 1950 and 2001 in English and held by 604 libraries worldwide
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Catherine Foster by H. E Bates ( Book )
32 editions published between 1929 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 583 libraries worldwide
Young and sensitive Catherine's marriage to dry methodical Charles Foster soon went sour on her, and when Charles' brother Andrew visited them, she welcomed him as someone to talk to. Catherine and Andrew are drawn together and Catherine visits him at his flat. They fall in ravenous and sensual love.
The darling buds of May : the Pop Larkin chronicles by H. E Bates ( Book )
6 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in English and held by 553 libraries worldwide
The Larkins who live on a farm in England pay no taxes and only work occasionally. Mr. Charlton, a young government worker, attempts to get Pop's name into the ledgers of the Bureau of Inland Revenue, but first he must resist the blandishments of the entire family - including the advances of a seductive older daughter. 1958.
Spella Ho by H. E Bates ( Book )
35 editions published between 1938 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 515 libraries worldwide
Follows the fortunes of Bruno Shadbolt from youth to old age in a great house on a hill in Northamptonshire, England, and his obsessions with money and women.
When the green woods laugh by H. E Bates ( Book )
37 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in English and held by 435 libraries worldwide
In the third of the Larkin novels, the full Larkin orchestra is back on the rural fiddle. Pop Larkin continues to make his Dragon's Blood and Angela Snow bewitches the Brigidier who finds he may be too old to ride but he is still young enough to fall. Read by Philip Franks who played Charlie in the top-rating Yorkshire Television series "The Darling Buds of May."
A little of what you fancy by H. E Bates ( Book )
27 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
When Pop Larkin suffers a mild heart attack, Ma Larkin sends a succession of women up to his bedroom to tempt him back to health.
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