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Grubb, Davis 1919-1980

Overview
Works: 71 works in 299 publications in 8 languages and 6,533 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  History  Bibliography‡vCatalogs 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Librettist, Performer
Classifications: PS3513.R865, 813.54
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The night of the hunter by Davis Grubb ( Book )
49 editions published between 1953 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 985 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 )
11 editions published between 1966 and 1992 in English and German and held by 477 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 )
8 editions published between 1969 and 2001 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The barefoot man by Davis Grubb ( Book )
5 editions published between 1970 and 1992 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The voices of Glory by Davis Grubb ( Book )
9 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in English and held by 353 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 )
6 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ancient lights by Davis Grubb ( Book )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tree full of stars by Davis Grubb ( Book )
3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The watchman by Davis Grubb ( Book )
9 editions published between 1961 and 1963 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dream of kings by Davis Grubb ( Book )
4 editions published between 1955 and 1957 in English and held by 257 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 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve tales of suspense and the supernatural by Davis Grubb ( Book )
3 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 190 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 )
55 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychotic self-styled preacher marries and murders a young widow for her money. He then pursues her children to get his hands on it, only to meet his match in the form of a saintly farm woman
La nuit du chasseur by Davis Grubb ( Book )
30 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le père de John et Pearl est mort pendu après avoir juré que ses enfants ne connaîtraient pas la faim. Son complice, le Prêcheur, veut récupérer les dix mille dollards qu'ils ont volé ensemble. John, neuf ans, doit se défendre seul et protéger sa soeur Pearl, car lui seul sait que l'argent est dissimulé à l'intérieur de sa poupée. Pour tenir la promesse faite à son père, John devra fuir
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 )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 33 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
La morte corre sul fiume by Davis Grubb ( Book )
5 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
La notte del cacciatore by Davis Grubb ( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Night Of The Hunter by Davis Grubb ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Undetermined and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by serial killer Harry Powers, "The Bluebeard of Quiet Dell", who was hung in 1932 for his murders of two widows and three children. Served as the basis for Charles Laughton's classic film noir
 
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Alternative Names
Grubb, Davis
Grubb, Davis, 1919-1982
Grubb, Davis Alexander.
Grubb, Davis Alexander, 1919-
グラッブ, デイヴィス
Languages
English (164)
French (28)
German (15)
Italian (8)
Multiple languages (8)
Japanese (2)
Catalan (1)
Dutch (1)
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