WorldCat Identities

Braine, John

Overview
Works: 147 works in 1,010 publications in 24 languages and 12,731 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Biography  Drama  Bibliography  Film adaptations  History  Suspense fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Honoree
Classifications: PR6052.R265, 823.914
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Room at the top, a novel by John Braine( Book )

299 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 21 languages and held by 1,992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ruthlessly ambitious Joe Lampton rises swiftly from the petty bureaucracy of local government into the unfamiliar world of inherited wealth, fast cars and glamorous women. But the price of success is high
Life at the top by John Braine( Book )

118 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 1,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een ambitieuze jongeman, die een goede positie in het bedrijf van zijn welgestelde schoonvader heeft verworven, komt in opstand tegen zijn saaie bestaan
Writing a novel by John Braine( Book )

26 editions published between 1974 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The jealous god by John Braine( Book )

38 editions published between 1964 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vincent Dungarvan, 30 and still a virgin, is a history teacher at a Catholic school for boys. One day, in the local library, he encounters Laura, a new librarian. He asks her out and Laura accepts
The crying game by John Braine( Book )

38 editions published between 1968 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crying game is a satirical parable. Frank Batcombe, a conservative North County journalist newly arrived in London, works as a reporter for a national newspaper. A chance encounter changes his life. His stylish cousin, Adam Keelby, a successful public relations entrepreneur, insists Frank join him in his fashionable quarters in Hampstead. Suddenly doors open for Frank. Desirable women crowd around and he gets wind of a political scandal that can make his journalistic career
The queen of a distant country by John Braine( Book )

24 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Waiting for Sheila by John Braine( Book )

21 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim Seathwaite, General Manager of Droylsden's department store, is self-assured, smartly dressed, methodical and dynamic, but when he comes home to 11 Medway Close, Sugar Hill, the real Jim Seathwaite takes over - a muddled dreamer with troubled memories and guilty secrets. He begins to comprehend that only one thing rules his life - Sheila, his wife. Jim has a problem and only Sheila can settle it - but at what cost?
The vodi; [novel by John Braine( Book )

65 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J.B. Priestley by John Braine( Book )

18 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pious agent by John Braine( Book )

20 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A devout Roman Catholic, Flynn belongs to a group of agents hired to dispose of England's interior enemies. His latest assignment is to search out and eliminate the members of an undercover Trotskyite group whose survival depends on sabotaging a family-owned motorcycle factory
The view from Tower Hill by John Braine( Book )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1975 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stay with me till morning by John Braine( Book )

39 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in a Yorkshire village runs smoothly for the prosperous Lendrick family, until Clive, aged forty-seven, embarks on an affair
The two of us by John Braine( Book )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the hand of the hunter by John Braine( Book )

5 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One and last love by John Braine( Book )

16 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chance meeting brings Tim and Vivien together, both are married with children. They share friendship as well as passion. It is the complete merging of two opposites; she a sophisticated and urbane Londoner, he a brash and individualistic Yorkshireman Together they develop a love and happiness that comes to fill their lives
These golden days by John Braine( Book )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finger of fire by John Braine( Book )

13 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Room at the Top by John Braine( Recording )

16 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ruthlessly ambitious Joe Lampton rises swiftly from the petty bureaucracy of local government into the world of inherited wealth, fast cars and glamorous women. But betrayal and tragedy strike as the original 'angry young man' of the fifties pursues his goals. 2000, 1957
Room at the top by Jack Clayton( Visual )

28 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and French and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laurence Harvey plays an opportunist who will stop at nothing to get to the top in the business world
John Braine, Room at the top by Jeanette Nehls( Book )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bespreking en analyse van de in 1957 verschenen roman van de Engelse auteur (geb. 1922), met beknopte biografie en achtergrondinformatie
 
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Writing a novel
Alternative Names
Braine, John

Braine, John Gerard 1922-1986

Braun, Xhon

Brėĭn, Dzh. (Dzhon)

Brėĭn, Dzhon

Breinas, Džonas

Breins, Džons

Bulai'en, Yuehan

Bulaiyin, 1922-1986

Bulan, Yuehan

Burein, Jon

John Braine angielski pisarz

John Braine britischer Autor

John Braine britisk manusforfattar

John Braine britisk manusforfatter

John Braine britisk manuskriptforfatter

John Braine Brits auteur

John Braine brittisk manusförfattare

John Braine scrittore britannico

John Gerard Braine

Джон Брейн

בריאן, ג'ון

בריין, ג'ון

ברין, ג'ון 1922-1986

ジョン・ブレイン

ブレイン, ジョン

約翰·布萊恩

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Life at the topWriting a novelThe jealous godThe crying gameThe queen of a distant countryWaiting for SheilaThe pious agentStay with me till morning