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Delderfield, R. F. (Ronald Frederick) 1912-1972

Overview
Works: 353 works in 1,367 publications in 10 languages and 30,848 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Biography  Military history  Drama  Biographies  Television mini-series  Historical fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR6007.E36, 823.912
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To serve them all my days by R. F Delderfield( Book )

56 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel about a teacher and the great school whose headmaster he becomes
Theirs was the kingdom by R. F Delderfield( Book )

33 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in English and German and held by 2,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliantly woven tapestry of history and adventure, this imposing novel continues the saga of the Victorian giant of commerce Adam Swann and his tough-minded wife, as it follows their fortunes in the penultimate decade of the nineteenth century, and in the careers of the five Swann children reflects both the triumphs and tragedies of Imperial England
God is an Englishman by R. F Delderfield( Book )

46 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first novel in the epic "God Is an Englishman" series, this book is a stirring saga of England in the 19th century, as the Industrial Revolution takes hold, forever changing the landscape of England and her people. Adam Swann, scion of an army family, returns home in 1858 after service with Her Majesty's army in the Crimea and India, determined to build his fortune in the dog-eat-dog world of Victorian commerce. Swann is soon captivated by Henrietta, the high-spirited daughter of a local mill owner. As Swann works to build his name, he and Henrietta share adventures, reversal, and fortune
Give us this day by R. F Delderfield( Book )

33 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in English and German and held by 2,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This concluding volume in the author's saga of the Swann family begins at the time of Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee and ends with the guns of August, 1914
The green gauntlet by R. F Delderfield( Book )

25 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and held by 1,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the experiences of a large Devonshire family during World War II and its aftermath
Diana by R. F Delderfield( Book )

50 editions published between 1960 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devonshire boy's love for the young mistress of the manor endures through her marriage to another and through the years of World War 2 and their meeting in Paris
All over the town by R. F Delderfield( Book )

32 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nat Hearn comes back from the war and an R.A.F. commission to resume his old job as assistant editor and chief scapegoat of the local newspaper. He proceeds to change the paper into a crusading weapon against injustice and old-fogeyism and to turn the sleepy town of Sandcombe upside down
A horseman riding by by R. F Delderfield( Book )

29 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in English and Dutch and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A magnificent saga of English country life in the twentieth century
Return journey by R. F Delderfield( Book )

8 editions published between 1967 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man's affair with the local doctor's wife shocks the society of an English seaside resort town in the 1920's
Charlie, come home by R. F Delderfield( Book )

10 editions published between 1969 and 1977 in English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven men of Gascony by R. F Delderfield( Book )

20 editions published between 1949 and 2001 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes the reader from the smoke of battlefields to the councils of the Emperor, from the fire of Moscow, to Paris occupied by the Russians
Imperial sunset : the fall of Napoleon, 1813-14 by R. F Delderfield( Book )

22 editions published between 1968 and 2001 in English and French and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning with a picture of the Cossacks of the Elbe in the spring of 1813, the author proceeds to show the results of the disastrous Russian winter and the defeat of 1812, the effects of the fateful years, 1813-1814, as the outer edges of Napoleon's empire began to crumble; the campaigns in the German states; the situation along the shores of the Baltic, in Spain and in Italy
Mr. Sermon; a novel by R. F Delderfield( Book )

10 editions published between 1963 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-schoolteacher, once he leaves his profession, starts to enjoy life
Too few for drums by R. F Delderfield( Book )

19 editions published between 1964 and 2001 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the English victory at Busaco during the Peninsular campaigns of the Napoleonic Wars, Ensign Keith Graham found himself cut off from the main army, together with a sergeant and seven private soldiers
Napoleon in love by R. F Delderfield( Book )

22 editions published between 1959 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stop at a winner by R. F Delderfield( Book )

4 editions published between 1961 and 1978 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of an English Gypsy who accidentally enlists in the RAF during World War II and disrupts the order and efficiency of every unit he is in
The retreat from Moscow by R. F Delderfield( Book )

12 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden millstones: Napoleon's brothers and sisters by R. F Delderfield( Book )

14 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph, Lucien, Jerome, Louis, Elisa, Pauline and Caroline - who began as fugitives from a Mediterranean island in revolt - rose to be kings and queens of states as widely separated as Spain, Westphalia and Naples
Napoleon's marshals by R. F Delderfield( Book )

15 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the personalities and careers of the twenty-six men who helped Napoleon conquer and hold his Empire, from 1799 to 1815
The avenue by R. F Delderfield( Book )

4 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sprawling novel of London suburban life from 1918-1948, with emphasis on six families
 
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God is an Englishman
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Theirs was the kingdomGod is an EnglishmanGive us this dayThe green gauntletDianaA horseman riding bySeven men of GasconyImperial sunset : the fall of Napoleon, 1813-14Too few for drums
Alternative Names
Delderfield, R.

Delderfield, R. F.

Delderfield R. F. 1912-1972

Delderfield, Ronald Frederick

Delderfield, Ronald Frederick 1912-1972

Delderfield, Ronald Frederick 1912-1973

Delderfield, Ronald Frederik 1912-1972

R. F. Delderfield Brits auteur (1912-1972)

R. F. Delderfield écrivain britannique

R. F. Delderfield englischer Dramatiker und Romanschriftsteller

R. F. Delderfield escritor británico

Ronald Frederick Delderfield

Ronald Frederick Delderfield Suurbritannia kirjanik

Делдерфилд, Рональд 1912-1972

Делдерфилд, Рональд Фредерик

デルダフィールド, R. F.

ロナルド・デルダーフィールド

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