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Greene, Graham 1904-1991

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The power and the glory by Graham Greene( Book )

338 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 23 languages and held by 7,653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Mexico, this novel describes the desperate last wanderings of a whisky priest as outlaw in his own state, who, despite a sense of his own worthlessness (he drinks and has fathered a bastard daughter), is determined to continue to function as priest until captured
The quiet American by Graham Greene( Book )

250 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 25 languages and held by 6,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fowler, a seasoned foreign correspondent, intervenes as the young Pyle begins to channel economic aid to a 'Third Force, ' "but Fowler's motives for intervening are suspect, both to the police and to himself: for Pyle has robbed him of his Vietnamese mistress."--Penguin pbk. cover
The heart of the matter by Graham Greene( Book )

443 editions published between 1918 and 2016 in 20 languages and held by 6,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in West Africa, this is the story of Scobie, an assistant police commissioner, and his personal and professional corruption
Brighton rock : an entertainment by Graham Greene( Book )

432 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in 21 languages and held by 5,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This novel is a chilling exposé of violence and gang warfare in the pre-WWII underworld. Pinkie, the teenage gangster, is devoid of compassion or human feeling, despising weakness of the spirit or of the flesh. Responsible for the razor slashes that killed Kite and also for the death of Hale, he is the embodiment of calculated evil. As a Catholic, however, he is convinced that his retribution does not lie in human hands. He is therefore not prepared for Ida Arnold, Hale's avenging angel. Ida, whose allegiance is with life, the here and now, has her own ideas about the circumstances surrounding Hale's death. For the sheer joy of it she takes up the challenge of bringing the infernal Pinkie to an earthly kind of justice
The end of the affair by Graham Greene( Book )

259 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 5,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of a hate bred of a passion that ultimately lost out to God
The human factor by Graham Greene( Book )

114 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 4,724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Officials of a British intelligence agency decide to kill an agent they suspect has been betraying them, unaware that another agent is a more likely suspect
The comedians by Graham Greene( Book )

230 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 27 languages and held by 4,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'The Comedians' is set in Haiti, where terror rides and death comes frequently and swiftly in the night. It is a story of passion and adventure, hope and disillusion. With alternating comedy, irony, and grim violence, Greene weaves these lives [of the characters] in a pattern of mounting suspense."
The honorary consul by Graham Greene( Book )

222 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 22 languages and held by 4,542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the story of the politically motivated kidnapping of Charlie Fortnum, a minor British functionary in Argentina
Travels with my aunt : a novel by Graham Greene( Book )

108 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 4,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aunt Augusta, in her late 70's embroils her bachelor nephew, an utterly respectable, dahlia-growing, retired bank manager, in a series of wild escapades. The action moves from London, across the European continent to Istanbul, and ends in Paraguay. Most of the characters are from Aunt Augusta's somewhat murky past, although there are contemporary figures as a CIA agent and his hippie daughter, and Wordsworth from Sierra Leone, who lives with Aunt Augusta as her valet
A burnt-out case by Graham Greene( Book )

189 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in 20 languages and held by 3,958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Querry is assigned to a leper colony on the upper reaches of the Congo, run by a doctor as lacking in faith as he is himself
Our man in Havana : an entertainment by Graham Greene( Book )

226 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nonsense-suspense story about a middle-aged Englishman, a mousey shopkeeper in Cuba, who is recruited for the secret service without quite knowing what it's all about
Monsignor Quixote by Graham Greene( Book )

95 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 16 languages and held by 3,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A direct descendant of his famous namesake, Father Quixote is a humble parish priest. By chance he is advanced to Monsignor, resulting in furor in the bishopric. Quixote and his friend Sancho Zancas, the Communist ex-mayor of the village, leave for a pilgrimage across Spain."--Audio cassette container
The tenth man by Graham Greene( Book )

107 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in 13 languages and held by 3,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the drive the gravel was obscured by weeds: a tree had fallen right across the way, and though someone had lopped the branches for firewood, the trunk still lay there to prove that for many seasonsno car had driven up to the house. Every step was familiar to the bearded man who came cautiously round every bend like a stranger
The third man by Carol Reed( Visual )

156 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pulp novelist Holly Martins travels to shadowy, postwar Vienna, only to find himself investigating the mysterious death of an old friend, black-market opportunist Harry Lime-- and thus begins this legendary tale of love, deception, and murder. From container: "A celebrated British noir charting post-war European malaise, Carol Reed's 'The Third Man' was recently voted the greatest British film of all time."
The ministry of fear : an entertainment by Graham Greene( Book )

273 editions published between 1942 and 2016 in 16 languages and held by 2,760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For Arthur Rowe the trip to the charity fete was a joyful step back into adolescence, a chance to forget the nightmare of the Blitz and the aching guilt of having mercifully murdered his sick wife. He was surviving alone, aside from the war, until he happened to win a cake at the fete. From that moment, he finds himself ruthlessley hunted, the quarry of malign and shadowy forces, from which he endeavors to escape though his mind remains obstinately out of focus."--back cover
Doctor Fischer of Geneva, or, The bomb party by Graham Greene( Book )

57 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 2,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The enigmatic Dr. Fischer is a millionaire, student of human nature, practical joker, and party giver. His parties are famous or perhaps nortorious for they are part of his experiment to see how far the very, very rich will go to satisfy their greed. His guest risk not only humiliation at his hands, but death
The captain and the enemy by Graham Greene( Book )

69 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This novel centers on a young boy growing up in odd and touching circumstances and on his relationaships with various odd and touching people
It's a battlefield by Graham Greene( Book )

145 editions published between 1934 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 2,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Het lot van een ter dood veroordeelde Londense busschauffeur wordt bepaald door verschillende personen die zich om uiteenlopende redenen om hem bekommeren
The third man, and, The fallen idol by Graham Greene( Book )

131 editions published between 1950 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rollo Martins, invited to Vienna by his schoolmate and hero Harry Lime, arrives just in time to attend Lime's funeral, but when he learns his friend was the subject of a criminal investigation, Martins embarks on a quest to clear Lime's name
The man within by Graham Greene( Book )

173 editions published between 1929 and 2011 in 11 languages and held by 2,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The key themes running through this novel are betrayal, pursuit, and the search for peace. Andrews has informed on his fellow smugglers. He takes refuge from his avengers in a girl's house and she persuades him to give evidence in court against his accomplices
 
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The quiet American
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Graham Greene angielski powieściopisarz i dramaturg

Graham Greene angol író, drámaíró, kritikus, újságíró, forgatókönyvíró

Graham Greene britischer Schriftsteller

Graham Greene écrivain britannique

Graham Greene englantilainen romaani-, novelli-, ja näytelmäkirjailija

Graham Greene schrijver

Graham Greene scrittore, drammaturgo e sceneggiatore inglese

Green, Graham 1904-1991

Greene, G. 1904-1991

Greene, G. (Graham), 1904-1991

Greene, Graham

Greene, Henry Graham

Greene, Henry Graham 1904-1991

Greiems Grīns

Greihamas Grinas

Grém Grïn

Grin , Graham

Ğrīn, Ğrāhām 1904-1991

Grin, Gream

Grin, Grėchem 1904-1991

Grin, Greham 1904-1991

Grin, Grehem

Grin, Grèm.

Grin, Grėm 1904-1991

Grīna, Grāhama 1904-1991

Grinas, Greihamas

Grīns, G. 1904-1991

Grīns, G. (Greiems), 1904-1991

Grīns, Grehems 1904-1991

Grīns, Greiems 1904-1991

Gǔrin, Gǔreǒm

Gŭrin, Gŭreŏm 1904-1991

Qrem Qrin

Γκράχαμ Γκρην Άγγλος συγγραφέας, θεατρικός συγγραφέας και κριτικός λογοτεχνίας

Греъм Грийн

Грин, Генри Грэм 1904 -1991

Грин, Грэм.

Грин, Грэм 1904-1991

Грин, Грэхем 1904 -1991

Грэм Грин

Грэм Грин английский писатель

Грэм Грын

Ґрем Ґрін

Գրեհեմ Գրին

גרהם גרין

גרין, גרהם 1904-1991

جراهام جرين

جراهام جرين، 1904-1991

جرين، جراهام، 1904-1991

غراهام غرين، 1904-1991

غرين، غراهام، 1904-1991

گراهام گرین

گراهام گرەەنە

گرەم گرىين

ग्रॅहम ग्रीन

গ্রাহাম গ্রিন

ਗ੍ਰਾਹਮ ਗ੍ਰੀਨ

கிரஃகாம் கிரீன்

ഗ്രേയം ഗ്രീൻ

ဂရင်းဂရေဟမ်

გრაამ გრინი

그레이엄 그린

그리인 1904-1991

그린, 그라함 1904-1991

그린, 그래엄 1904-1991

그린, 그레엄 1904-1991

그린, 그레이엄 1904-1991

グリーン, グレアム

グレアム・グリーン

格拉姆・葛林 1904-1991

格雷厄姆·格林

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The quiet AmericanThe heart of the matterBrighton rock : an entertainmentThe end of the affairThe human factorThe comediansThe honorary consulTravels with my aunt : a novel