WorldCat Identities

Menen, Aubrey

Overview
Works: 74 works in 390 publications in 6 languages and 12,623 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pictorial works  Satire  Biographical fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator, Narrator
Classifications: PR6025.E5, 813.54
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The Ramayana by Aubrey Menen( Book )

29 editions published between 1954 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 1,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

India's most beloved and enduring legend, the Ramayana is widely acknowledged to be one of the world's great literary masterpieces. Novelist Menon has rendered the tale in lyrical prose that conveys all the beauty and excitement of the original, while making this classic accessible to a new generation of readers
Cities in the sand by Aubrey Menen( Book )

25 editions published between 1972 and 1989 in English and German and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presenting Robert Cormier by Patricia J Campbell( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life and works of wellknown author Robert Cormier
Venice by Aubrey Menen( Book )

12 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history of Venice and discusses the city and its people today
The mystics by Aubrey Menen( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon this rock by Aubrey Menen( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recreates the 337 years necessary to complete the edifice of St. Peter's, journeying back to the early history of the church, and charting the rise of the Holy See from a simple priesthood to the religious and political power it became. Explains the church's rituals, starting with the coronation of Pope John XXIII, and describing the sacred traditions from which such spectacular ceremonies have developed over the centuries. Relates the painstaking search, spurred on by one unsung woman's determination, which led to the rediscovery of St. Peter's bones in an underground crypt
India by Roloff Beny( Book )

17 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in 4 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rome for ourselves by Aubrey Menen( Book )

5 editions published between 1960 and 1969 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fig tree by Aubrey Menen( Book )

20 editions published between 1957 and 1989 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Welsey is a scientist with a vision, humourless and imbued with a sense of mission. His aim is to save mankind from the population explosion by inventing the perfect oral contraceptive. He converts a fig tree into the tree of life, and the world applauds his achievement; even the Vatican blesses the project. But the tree gets the last laugh
Fonthill; a comedy by Aubrey Menen( Book )

9 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four days of Naples by Aubrey Menen( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In September 1943, Naples lay devastated by incessant bombardment from Allied planes. The city, under an iron occupation by the Germans, was without food. During the bombardment, the famed scugnizzi, the street boys, of Naples grew increasingly exasperated by the passiveness of their elders. Known for their daring, verve, and enterprise, the boys staged an incredible revolt against the Germans on September 28, 1943. Dragging furniture into the roadways, they built barricades and shot at the enemy with stolen guns, inspiring many adults and Italian army deserters to join their ranks. Three days and hundreds of deaths later, the Germans left the city for good. The author, who heard the story of those historic four days from the scugnizzi themselves in 1948, recounts the battle
The Abode of Love; the conception, financing, and daily routine of an English harem in the middle of the 19th century described in the form of a novel by Aubrey Menen( Book )

21 editions published between 1956 and 1989 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conception, financing, and daily routine of an English harem in the middle of the 19th century, described in the form of a novel. A satiric comedy, based on actual events
A conspiracy of women by Aubrey Menen( Book )

13 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and Spanish and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SheLa, a satire by Aubrey Menen( Book )

9 editions published between 1926 and 1963 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art & money : an irreverent history by Aubrey Menen( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speaking the language like a native; Aubrey Menen on Italy by Aubrey Menen( Book )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novelist's experiences in Italy, his adopted land
The Duke of Gallodoro, a novel by Aubrey Menen( Book )

18 editions published between 1952 and 1957 in English and French and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The attempt to establish the parentage of a beguiling, homeless waif, by an Italian author
The stumbling stone by Aubrey Menen( Book )

7 editions published between 1949 and 1959 in English and German and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Englishman, in India, attempts to help a misguided Indian lad
The backward bride, a Sicilian scherzo by Aubrey Menen( Book )

14 editions published between 1950 and 1961 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new mystics and the true Indian tradition by Aubrey Menen( Book )

5 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Aubre, Mark

Aubrey, 1912-

Aubrey, Mark.

Aubrey, Mark 1912-

Aubrey Menen British satirist

Menen, Aubrey 1912-1989

Menen, Aubrey Clarence 1912-1989

Menen, Obrey 1912-1989

Menen, Salvator Aubrey.

Menen, Salvator Aubrey 1912-

Menen, Salvator Aubrey Clarence 1912-1989

Menen, Salvatore Aubrey Clarence

Menen, Salvatore Aubrey Clarence, 1912-

Menon, Salvatore Aubrey Clarence.

Menon, Salvatore Aubrey Clarence 1912-

ഒബ്രി മേനൻ

메넨, 오브리 1912-1989

メネン, オーブリー

Languages
English (244)

French (17)

German (14)

Spanish (3)

Japanese (2)

Dutch (1)