WorldCat Identities

Grubb, Davis 1919-1980

Overview
Works: 68 works in 336 publications in 12 languages and 6,610 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Film noir  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Action and adventure films  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Television adaptations 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Librettist, Performer
Classifications: PS3513.R865, 813.54
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Most widely held works about Davis Grubb
 
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The night of the hunter by Davis Grubb( Book )

105 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young John Harper guards his father's secret although many people try to find out the truth
Shadow of my brother by Davis Grubb( Book )

16 editions published between 1966 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the brooding social, economic and sexual pressures which for a dedicated Klansman and lead to his part in the murder of a young Negro boy
Fools' parade by Davis Grubb( Book )

15 editions published between 1969 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The barefoot man by Davis Grubb( Book )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1992 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voices of Glory by Davis Grubb( Book )

10 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and Dutch and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fiery, independent-spirited public health nurse plays a vital role in the lives of the townsfolk of "Glory", West Virginia
The Golden Sickle : a tale by Davis Grubb( Book )

5 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient lights by Davis Grubb( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tree full of stars by Davis Grubb( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in German and English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The watchman by Davis Grubb( Book )

10 editions published between 1961 and 1963 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of both the final, corrected draft and the corrected carbon of the final draft of THE WATCHMAN, a novel by Grubb
A dream of kings by Davis Grubb( Book )

3 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You never believe me : and other stories by Davis Grubb( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve tales of suspense and the supernatural by Davis Grubb( Book )

5 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in English and French and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short pieces, all set in the West Virginia river country. For contents, see Author Catalog
The night of the hunter by Charles Laughton( Visual )

32 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of a psychopathic self-styled preacher, who marries and murders a young widow for her money, pursues her children to get his hand on it, only to meet his match in the form of a saintly farm woman, who becomes the children's protector
The siege of 318 : thirteen mystical stories by Davis Grubb( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The night of the hunter by Davis Grubb( Recording )

7 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Ben Harper goes to the gallows for a bank robbery killing, he leaves his young children John and Pearl to hide the $10,000 that is his share. Then a strange preacher shows up who wants that money
The night ot the hunter La nuit du chasseur by Charles Laughton( Visual )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A tall, handsome 'preacher' - his knuckles eerily tattooed with 'love' and 'hate' - roams the countryside, spreading the gospel-- and leaving a trail of murdered women in his wake. To Reverend Harry Powell ..., the work of the Lord has more to do with condemning souls than saving them, especially when his own interests are involved. Spellbinding, ominous, and hauntingly suspenseful, this extraordinary film noir classic remains 'one of the most frightening movies ever made' (Pauline Kael)."--Container
Die Nacht des Jägers The Night of the Hunter( Visual )

13 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry erfährt im Gefängnis von seinem Zellennachbar, dass dieser 10.000 Dollar in seinem Haus versteckt hat. Als Harry entlassen wird, macht er sich sofort auf die Suche - und geht dabei über Leichen. Ein unschlagbarer Suspense-Thriller mit Robert Mitchum
I wonder what became of me by Anita Ellis( Recording )

2 editions published between 1956 and 2001 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natten og floden by Davis Grubb( Book )

6 editions published between 1955 and 1967 in Danish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The night of the hunter : vocal selections by Claibe Richardson( )

2 editions published in 1998 in Undetermined and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The night of the hunter
Alternative Names
Davis Grubb Novelist, short story writer

Grubb, Davis

Grubb, Davis 1919-1982

Grubb, Davis Alexander.

Grubb, Davis Alexander 1919-

Дэвид Грабб

ڈیوس گرب

グラッブ, デイヴィス

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Fools' paradeThe night of the hunter : vocal selections