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Walpole, Hugh 1884-1941

Overview
Works: 988 works in 4,039 publications in 13 languages and 46,614 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography  Juvenile works  Drama  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Editor, Former owner, Author of introduction, Producer, Scenarist, Honoree, Author of screenplay, Other, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, pre, Performer
Classifications: PR6045.A34, 823.912
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Most widely held works about Hugh Walpole
 
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Most widely held works by Hugh Walpole
The cathedral : a novel by Hugh Walpole( Book )

121 editions published between 1902 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fight for power between an archdeacon and a canon in an English cathedral town
Fortitude by Hugh Walpole( Book )

122 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Englishman's childhood, education, poverty, literary success, and marriage
Rogue Herries by Hugh Walpole( Book )

125 editions published between 1930 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rogue Herries tells the story of the larger than life Francis Herries who uproots his family from Yorkshire and brings them to live in Borrowdale where their life is as dramatic as the landscape surrounding them. Proud, violent and impetuous, he despises his first wife, sells his mistress at a county fair and forms a great love for the teenage gypsy Mirabell Starr. Alongside this turbulent story runs that of his son David, with enemies of his own, and that of his gentle daughter Deborah, with placid dreams that will not be realised in her father's house."--Page 4 of cover
Judith Paris, a novel by Hugh Walpole( Book )

96 editions published between 1931 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covering the years 1771 to 1822 and set partly in Revolutionary Paris, and partly in romantic Cumbria, Judith Paris is the story of the two very different men who love Walpole's most delightful heroine. Daughter of Francis Herries and Mirabell Starr, Judith was described on publication as "the most delightful of Walpole's heroines." As impetuous, impulsive and passionate as her father, she is torn between her ambitions and her love of the wild beauty of the Lakes. Set partly in Paris during the French Revolution, and partly in the unforgettably romantic Cumbrian hamlet of Watendlath, it is the story of the two very different men who love her, and is both comic and moving, by turns tragic and triumphant. The second of the Herries Chronicles
The fortress : a novel by Hugh Walpole( Book )

95 editions published between 1900 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This third volume of the Herries Chronicles , traces the rich and romantic history of an English Lake District family through fifty years - from the summer fair at Keswich to the coronation of Queen Victoria
Vanessa; a novel by Hugh Walpole( Book )

88 editions published between 1900 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the family fortunes of the Herries from 1875 into the 20th century
Jeremy by Hugh Walpole( Book )

104 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy's early life, with his two sisters, in an English nursery. For other editions, see Author Catalog
The dark forest by Hugh Walpole( Book )

79 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story takes place on the Polish front during World War I
The fireside book of dog stories by Jack Goodman( Book )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a book of stories and articles about dogs, by and for people who are attached to them by leashes and other ties. There are stories about great danes and bull terriers, pointers, poodles, & mutts
The inquisitor; a novel by Hugh Walpole( Book )

28 editions published between 1935 and 1938 in English and Czech and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the old usurer in a small English cathedral town suddenly disapperas, his ghost is said to walk the town
Wintersmoon by Hugh Walpole( Book )

60 editions published between 1927 and 1972 in 4 languages and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthony Trollope by Hugh Walpole( Book )

29 editions published between 1928 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of a man with red hair : a romantic macabre by Hugh Walpole( Book )

62 editions published between 1925 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old ladies by Hugh Walpole( Book )

49 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeremy and Hamlet by Hugh Walpole( Book )

103 editions published between 1913 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy at school, and his adventures with his dog in the holidays
The Duchess of Wrexe, her decline and death; a romantic commentary by Hugh Walpole( Book )

81 editions published between 1913 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The indomitable grandeur of the irascible, intimidating Duchess all but controls the lives of her family and London society. Only Rachel, her granddaughter, can escape, perhaps through love
Hans Frost by Hugh Walpole( Book )

25 editions published between 1927 and 1934 in English and Undetermined and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harmer John; an unworldly story by Hugh Walpole( Book )

47 editions published between 1920 and 1950 in 5 languages and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Nicholas; a modern comedy by Hugh Walpole( Book )

25 editions published between 1934 and 1937 in English and Undetermined and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The green mirror; a quiet story by Hugh Walpole( Book )

64 editions published between 1917 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sounding a favorite theme the power of the elderly, especially the power of elderly ladies this early (1917) novel shows the influence of the author's mentor, Henry James. It encapsulates Walpole's gift for lighting on the small, telling detail and also his surprising humor. Second in the Rising City sequence, after The Duchess of Wrexe
 
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Rogue Herries
Alternative Names
Hugh Walpole britischer Schriftsteller

Hugh Walpole britisk skribent

Hugh Walpole Brits schrijver (1884-1941)

Hugh Walpole brittisk författare

Hugh Walpole écrivain britannique

Hugh Walpole novozélandský spisovatel

Hugh Walpole scrittore britannico

Hugo Walpole

Valpōls, Hags 1884-1941

Volpols, H. 1884-1941

Volpols, Hjū 1884-1941

Walpole, H. S.

Walpole, Hugh

Walpole, Hugh 1884-1941

Walpole, Hugh 1884-1941 Sir

Walpole, Hugh S. 1884-1941

Walpole, Hugh Seymour

Walpole Hugh Seymour 1884-1941

Walpole, Hugh Seymour 1884-1941 Sir

Walpole, Hugh Seymour, Sir, 1884-1941

Walpole, Hugh, Sir, 1884-1941

Уолпол, Хью

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FortitudeRogue HerriesJudith Paris, a novelThe fortress : a novelVanessa; a novelJeremyThe dark forestThe Duchess of Wrexe, her decline and death; a romantic commentary