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Buchan, John 1875-1940

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The thirty-nine steps by John Buchan( Book )

454 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 12 languages and held by 4,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Hannay, who, despite claiming to be an "ordinary fellow," is caught up in the dramatic and dangerous race against a plot to devastate the British war effort
Greenmantle by John Buchan( Book )

249 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hannay is called in to investigate rumours of an uprising in the Muslim world, and undertakes a perilous journey through enemy territory to meet his friend Sandy in Constantinople. Once there, he and his friends must thwart the Germans' plans to use religion to help them win the war, climaxing at the battle of Erzurum
Sir Walter Scott by John Buchan( Book )

74 editions published between 1929 and 2011 in English and held by 1,779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prester John by John Buchan( Book )

189 editions published between 1910 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a gripping adventure story set during the British Empire mostly in South Africa more than a century ago. It is the great grandfather of today's thrillers
Oliver Cromwell by John Buchan( Book )

74 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the soldier and statesman who led the parliamentary forces during the English Civil War
Augustus by John Buchan( Book )

77 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu yi yan ge xuan ze de shi liao wei yi ju,Yong liu chang de wen bi lun shu ao gu si dou de sheng ping he shi ye,Zhe zhong lun shu ta zai kai sa qu shi hou,Xian hou ji bai zhu yao dui shou,Zhang wo tong zhi da quan,Ji li wei hu di guo de he ping yu wen ding,Chuang li yuan shou zhi,Dui hou shi ying xiang hen da
Stories we tell by Sarah Polley( Visual )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "genre-twisting film by director Sarah Polley, who investigates the elusive truths of her eclectic family of storytellers as she playfully interrogates a cast of characters who each relate their version of the family mythology. Polley reveals the essence of family as she uncovers the secrets buried deep within-- "--Container
Huntingtower by John Buchan( Book )

128 editions published between 1910 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dickson McCunn, a newly retired grocer, finds himself in the thick of a plot involving the kidnapping of a Russian princess
Mr. Standfast by John Buchan( Book )

163 editions published between 1917 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Mr Standfast (1919), the third of the four novels featuring Richard Hannay, we meet again Pieter Pienaar and John S. Blenkiron, who are joined by the spirited Mary Lamington. It is 1917 and Hannay is brought out of the battlefield to perform the desperate task of tracking down and destroying a network of German spies. Hannay's opponent is Morton Ivery, the bland master of disguise, who seeks to outwit Hannay as he and his agents are pursued through England, Scotland, France, and Switzerland. For its pace and suspense, its changes of scene, and thrilling descriptions of the last great battles against the Germans, Mr Standfast offers everything that has made its author so enduringly popular
The three hostages by John Buchan( Book )

137 editions published between 1924 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The First World War is over and Richard Hannay has returned to a quiet country life with his wife and son. A criminal gang has kidnapped three important children, holding them as hostages. Hannay reluctantly agrees to help in the search and comes up against the strongest enemy of his career
John Macnab by John Buchan( Book )

94 editions published between 1925 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mysterious letters to three Highland landowners, signed 'John Macnab', declare that, on a given date, a deer or salmon will be poached from their land. The ensuing confrontation, chase and adventure changed the lives of everybody, especially the lovely Janet and wee Fish
Mountain meadow by John Buchan( Book )

14 editions published between 1940 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel set in the Canadian north
The Island of Sheep by John Buchan( Book )

110 editions published between 1919 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The last in the Richard Hannay adventures sees Hannay caught up in more dangerous escapades. Valdemar Haraldsen is in trouble. Two men come to the rescue while a third agrees to help because of his sheer hatred of villains. -- Cover, p. 4
Witch wood by John Buchan( Book )

63 editions published between 1927 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Semphill, a newly ordained priest of the Church of Scotland, arrives in an isolated valley to minister to a congregation that also belongs to a witch's coven
The thirty-nine steps by John Buchan( Recording )

83 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the days leading up to the First World War, typical everyman Richard Hannay finds himself caught in the middle of an anarchist plot to plunge Europe into chaos by assassinating the Greek Premier. However, when his American contact is murdered, Hannay makes it his duty to elude his enemies and save the Greek leader
The dancing floor by John Buchan( Book )

67 editions published between 1924 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vernon Milbourne, orphaned since childhood and haunted by a recurring dream, is friends with the protective lawyer and MP Sir Edward Leithen. An Aegean cruise takes them to the mysterious island of Plakos, where Vernon is fascinated by the island's myths. Local superstitions turn to menace as Vernon's encounter with a beautiful woman results in obsession and adventure
The path of the king by John Buchan( Book )

76 editions published between 1919 and 2015 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fourteen stories
Salute to adventurers by John Buchan( Book )

93 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew Garvald is a young Scottish merchant who has bravely come to make his fortune in a newly colonised America. Outlawed from Virginian society for opposing the London traders' monopoly, his friends are Red Ringan, a pirate and gentleman adventurer and Shalah, an exiled Indian prince. When Garvald is faced with a deadly foe, the stakes are high - the love of a beautiful lady and the existence of Virginia. [Publit]
The 39 steps by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

78 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent Canadian inadvertently involved in espionage and murder must stay a step ahead of both the police and the bad guys
The moon endureth, tales and fancies by John Buchan( Book )

42 editions published between 1912 and 2006 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The thirty-nine steps
Alternative Names

controlled identityCadmus, 1875-1940

Bakān, Ǧūn 1875-1940

Baron de Tweedsmuir, John Buchan, 1875-1940.

Buchan, J.

Buchan, John

Buchan, John 1875-1940 1st Baron Tweedsmuir

Buchan, John 1875-1940 Baron Tweedsmuir

Buchan, John, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir

Buchan, John, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir, 1875-1940

Buchan, John Baron, Schriftsteller, Journalist, Diplomat 1875-1940

Buchan, John, Baron Tweedsmuir, 1875-1940

Buchan, John Norman Stuart.

Buchan, John Norman Stuart baron Tweedsmuir of Elsfield

Buchan, John T. 1875-1940

Cadmus 1875-1940

Elsfield, John Buchan baron Tweedsmuir of

J. B

J. B. 1875-1940

J. B. [a]

John Buchan

John Buchan, 1. Baron Tweedsmuir schottischer Schriftsteller und Politiker

John Buchan, 1. baron Tweedsmuir szkocki pisarz i polityk

John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir

John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir 1875-1940

John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir British politician

John Buchan Brits journalist

John Buchan personnalité politique britannique

John Buchan romanziere e politico scozzese

Lord Tweedsmuir.

Tweedsmuir, .. 1875-1940

Tweedsmuir, John 1875-1940

Tweedsmuir, John B. 1875-1940

Tweedsmuir, John Buchan

Tweedsmuir, John Buchan 1875-1940

Tweedsmuir, John Buchan 1875-1940 1st Baron

Tweedsmuir John Buchan 1875-1940 baron

Tweedsmuir, John Buchan 1875-1940 barons

Tweedsmuir, John Buchan 1st Baron

Tweedsmuir, John Buchan, 1st Baron, 1875-1940

Tweedsmuir, John Buchan baron

Tweedsmuir, John Buchan Baron 1875-1940

Tweedsmuir, John Buchan Baron, Schriftsteller, Journalist, Diplomat 1875-1940

Tweedsmuir, John Buchan, barons, 1875-1940

Tweedsmuir, John Norman Stuart Buchan.

Tweedsmuir Lord 1875-1940

Τζων Μπιούκαν

Бакен, Джон 1-й барон Твидсмур

Джон Бакен Твідсмур

בקן, ג'ון

بكان، جون، 1875-1940

جان باکن ژورنالیست، نویسنده، سرباز، و سیاست‌مدار بریتانیایی

جان بکن

جون بوشان

جون بوكان ، 1875-1940

바컨, 존 1875-1940

버칸, 죤 1875-1940

버컨, 존 1875-1940

존 버컨

ジョン・バカン

ジョン・バッカン

バカン, ジョン

バッカン, ジョン

約翰·布臣,第一代特威茲穆爾男爵

约翰·巴肯

Languages
English (2,236)

French (46)

German (43)

Italian (12)

Spanish (8)

Chinese (6)

Swedish (3)

Polish (2)

Dutch (2)

Czech (2)

Portuguese (1)

Japanese (1)

Esperanto (1)

Hebrew (1)

Zulu (1)

Covers
GreenmantlePrester JohnHuntingtowerMr. StandfastThe three hostagesJohn MacnabThe Island of SheepWitch wood