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Yerby, Frank 1916-1991

Overview
Works: 375 works in 2,039 publications in 10 languages and 29,291 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Romance fiction  Western fiction  Religious fiction  Biographical fiction  War fiction  Drama  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3547.E65, 813.54
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The foxes of Harrow by Frank Yerby( Book )

118 editions published between 1946 and 1990 in 7 languages and held by 1,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical novel of romantic New Orleans and nearby plantation life, from 1825 to 1865
The golden hawk by Frank Yerby( Book )

50 editions published between 1946 and 1995 in 6 languages and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is a pulsating novel of adventure, revenge and exotic love in the West Indies of the seventeenth century, when the might of imperial Spain was making its last great stand to retain its conquests in the New World
Pride's castle by Frank Yerby( Book )

54 editions published between 1941 and 1992 in 7 languages and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rise and fall of a New York Robber Baron
Floodtide by Frank Yerby( Book )

64 editions published between 1950 and 1982 in 5 languages and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A big book that probes deeply into the forbidden emotions and ideas that lurk in the hidden depths of the human psyche; it touches the nadir of evil, and the exaltation of good; it is, finally, the story of a man's victory over fate
Goat song : a novel of ancient Greece by Frank Yerby( Book )

32 editions published between 1964 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Peloponnesian War, a young Spartan is taken to Athens, becomes a slave-prostitute, and eventually a powerful man in his adopted city
Western : a saga of the Great Plains by Frank Yerby( Book )

19 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and German and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvard-educated Massachusetts Yankee Ethan Lovejoy, haunted by the brother he killed in the Civil War, travels west to Kansas, marries Anne Jeffreys along the way, and builds one of the Great Plain's largest homesteads
Judas, my brother; the story of the thirteenth disciple. An historical novel by Frank Garvin Yerby( Book )

14 editions published between 1968 and 1975 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princely Nathan, the same age and physically resembling Yeshu'a the carpenter's son, leads a very different life, yet becomes the thirteenth disciple
The Saracen blade : a novel by Frank Yerby( Book )

46 editions published between 1952 and 1998 in 6 languages and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Pietro di Donati, son of a 13th-century Sicilian peasant, who was born at almost the exact same moment as the Emperor Frederick. Their stories are linked against the early 13th century and backdrop of the Children’s and Albigensian Crusades
Griffin's Way, a novel by Frank Yerby( Book )

40 editions published between 1962 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Southern aristocrat, who loses his memory during the Civil War, returns to his Mississippi plantation in the days when the Ku Klux Klan begins to terrorize the land
The treasure of Pleasant Valley by Frank Yerby( Book )

37 editions published between 1955 and 1978 in English and Spanish and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Southerner joins in the California gold rush in 1849, but is unsuccesful in his search, and returns to the plantation" --
The old gods laugh : a modern romance by Frank Yerby( Book )

46 editions published between 1964 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war-battered but idealistic American reporter intervenes in a revolution against the dictator of a Caribbean country
A woman called Fancy by Frank Yerby( Book )

48 editions published between 1951 and 1992 in 5 languages and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman called Fancy is Frank Yerby's first novel to have a female protagonist. Set in Augusta, Georgia, the novel covers the period from 1880 to 1894 and shows the rise of the heroine, a beautiful South Carolina woman, from poverty to prominence among Augusta's artistocrats
An odor of sanctity; a novel of medieval Moorish Spain by Frank Yerby( Book )

33 editions published between 1965 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handsome Visigoth noble, Alaric Teudisson, struggles with the forces of good and evil within him and his fate to be the king as Medieval Spain is torn assunder by religious wars
Fairoaks : a novel by Frank Yerby( Book )

61 editions published between 1957 and 1980 in 5 languages and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guy Falks, an imposter, makes a tainted fortune in the slave trade and becomes a great aristocrat in the pre-Civil War South
Jarrett's jade : a novel by Frank Yerby( Book )

37 editions published between 1959 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The founding of a great Southern dynasty, in the Georgia of pre-Revolutionary days, by a firebrand Scotsman
Benton's Row by Frank Yerby( Book )

53 editions published between 1900 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family chronicle of four generations in Louisiana
The vixens, a novel by Frank Yerby( Book )

53 editions published between 1947 and 1992 in English and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Laird Fournis, a Southern aristocrat, who returns to New Orleans after the Civil War to reestablish his ancestral home
The devil's laughter by Frank Yerby( Book )

40 editions published between 1953 and 1975 in 4 languages and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passion and adventure during the French Revolution
The Garfield honor by Frank Yerby( Book )

27 editions published between 1961 and 1978 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Union Army veteran in postwar Texas swears he will marry the cattle king's daughter, while his romance with a beautiful Mexican girl leads to violence
McKenzie's Hundred by Frank Yerby( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having grown up on the plantation called McKenzie's Hundred, Gwen and Ann McKenzie both become caught up in the tragedy of the Civil War, Rose as a Confederate spy, and Gwen as the mainstay of the plantation during the war
 
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Alternative Names
Frank Yerby Amerikaans schrijver (1916-1991)

Frank Yerby écrivain américain

Frank Yerby scríbhneoir Meiriceánach (1916-1991)

Frank Yerby US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Garvin, Frank Yerby 1916-1991

Yerby Frank

Yerby, Frank 1916-

Yerby, Frank G. 1916-1991

Yerby, Frank Garvin.

Yerby Frank Garvin 1916-1991

Йерби, Фрэнк

ירבי, פראנק גארווין

ירבי, פרנק 1916-1991

ヤービー, フランク

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