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Golding, William 1911-1993

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Lord of the flies by William Golding( Book )

1,316 editions published between 1854 and 2022 in 28 languages and held by 17,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic study of human nature which depicts the degeneration of a group of schoolboys marooned on a desert island
The inheritors by William Golding( Book )

206 editions published between 1943 and 2022 in 7 languages and held by 3,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight Neanderthals encounter another race of beings like themselves, yet strangely different. This new race, Homo sapiens, fascinating in their skills and sophistication, terrifying in their cruelty, sense of guilt, and incipient corruption, spell doom for the more gentle folk whose world they will inherit
The spire by William Golding( Book )

154 editions published between 1946 and 2022 in 8 languages and held by 2,977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dean builds his cathedral spire higher and higher--an impossibility in stone--and, as it rises, its shadow falls darkly on the world below
Lord of the flies by William Golding( Recording )

192 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a world war, a group of school boys survives a plane crash on a deserted island and creates a hellish environment leading to savagery and murder. Two leaders--one civilized, one depraved--epitomize the forces that war eternally in the human spirit
Rites of passage by William Golding( Book )

111 editions published between 1580 and 2022 in 12 languages and held by 2,643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edmund Talbot recounts his voyage from England to the Antipodes, and the humiliating confrontation between the stern Captain Anderson and the nervous parson, James Colley, which leads to the latter's death
Darkness visible by William Golding( Book )

105 editions published between 1900 and 2022 in 7 languages and held by 2,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hideously scarred and orphaned during the bombing of London, Matty sees himself as set apart from others, and his wanderings bring him into contact with Mr. Pedigree, a respected teacher and obsessed pederast, and Sophy and Toni, angelic-looking terrorist twins
The paper men by William Golding( Book )

85 editions published between 1984 and 2022 in 13 languages and held by 2,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English novelist Wilifred Barclay finds his life crumbling around him while being pursued by an American professor who wants to write his biography. He finally seeks revenge
Free fall by William Golding( Book )

184 editions published between 1958 and 2022 in 11 languages and held by 2,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samuel Mountjoy, an artist, is promised torture in a prisoner-of-war camp, then locked in a cell in total darkness to wait. Sammy comes from his cell like Lazarus from the tomb, seeing infinity in a grain of sand and eternity in an hour. He sees too what men might be, and what he has made of himself by gradual progressive choice. It sends him on a pilgrimage back through his life, seeking its point of departure
Pincher Martin by William Golding( Book )

205 editions published between 1956 and 2021 in 6 languages and held by 2,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sole survivor of a torpedoed destroyer is miraculously cast up on a huge, barren rock in mid-Atlantic. Pitted against him are the sea, the sun, the night cold, and the terror of his isolation. At the core of this raging tale of physical and psychological violence lies Christopher Martin's will to live as the sum total of his life
The pyramid by William Golding( Book )

95 editions published between 1966 and 2022 in 5 languages and held by 2,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the superficially placid English village of Stillbourne, The Pyramid represents three episodes in the life of Oliver-as a schoolboy, an undergraduate, and a mature young man. A compelling tale about Oliver's increasing awareness of the deeper meanings of the relationships and events of his youth
Close quarters by William Golding( Book )

71 editions published between 1987 and 2022 in 8 languages and held by 1,827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to: Rites of passage. Recounts the further adventures of the eighteenth-century fighting ship, converted at the close of the Napoleonic War to carry passengers and cargo from England to Australia
Fire down below by William Golding( Book )

61 editions published between 1989 and 2022 in 8 languages and held by 1,703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to: Close quarters
The scorpion god; three short novels by William Golding( Book )

69 editions published between 1956 and 2022 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three short novels of prehistory and antiquity
A moving target by William Golding( Book )

50 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moving Target is a collection of essays and lectures written by William Golding. It was first published in 1982 by Faber and Faber but subsequent reprints included Golding's Nobel Prize lecture which he gave after being awarded the honour in 1983
The hot gates, and other occasional pieces by William Golding( Book )

32 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty selections from the author's short prose which he considers his best: essays on teaching, sailing, the classical world, America, and two autobiographical pieces
The double tongue by William Golding( Book )

46 editions published between 1995 and 2022 in 5 languages and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The making of a priestess in ancient Greece. She is Arieka, now an old woman, who describes how she was discovered by a cynical high priest who ran the Delphi oracle and trained her to be a mouthpiece for the god, Apollo. A look at the management of an oracle, including telling people what they want to hear
The brass butterfly: a play in three acts by William Golding( Book )

67 editions published between 1957 and 1987 in English and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comedy deals with an inventor-genius of Roman times whose fate it is to discover things at the wrong moment
Talk : conversations with William Golding by Jack I Biles( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To the ends of the earth : a sea trilogy by William Golding( Book )

28 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"To the Ends of the Earth, William Golding's great sea trilogy, presents the extraordinary story of a warship's troubled journey to Australia in the early 1800s. Told through the pages of Edmund Talbot's journal-with equal measures of wit and disdain-it records the mounting tensions and growing misfortunes aboard the ancient ship. An instant maritime classic, and one of Golding's finest achievements, the trilogy was adapted into a major three-part Masterpiece Theatre drama in 2006. Book jacket."--BOOK JACKET
El señor de las moscas by William Golding( Book )

96 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranded on an island while an atomic war destroys the rest of the world, a group of young boys revert to savagery as they struggle to survive
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Lord of the flies
The inheritorsThe spireLord of the fliesRites of passageDarkness visibleThe paper menFree fallPincher Martin
Alternative Names
Golding Uilyam

Golding, Vilʹi︠a︡m 1911-1993

Golding, Vilijam

Golding, Vilijam 1911-1993

Golding, Vilijem

Golding, Viljem

Golding W.

Golding W.G.

Golding W.G. 1911-1993

Golding William

Golding, William, 1911-

Golding, William 1911-1993

Golding, William 1911-1993 Sir

Golding William Gerald

Golding, William Gerald 1911-

Golding, William Gerald 1911-1993

Golding, William Gerard.

Golding, William, Sir, 1911-1993

Golding, Williams

Goldingas V.

Goldingas Viljamas

Goldingas Viljamas Džeraldas

Goldingas W.

Goldingas Williamas

Goldings, V. 1911-1993

Goldings, V. (Viljams), 1911-1993

Goldings, Viljams 1911-1993


Gūldīng, Vīliyām, 1911-1993

Ǧūldinǧ, Wīliyām 1911-1993

Gulielmus Golding

Uilyam Qoldinq

Viljams Goldings

William Golding

William Golding anglický spisovateľ a básnik

William Golding brita verkisto

William Golding britischer Schriftsteller

William Golding British novelist, poet, playwright and Nobel Prize for Literature laureate

William Golding britisk poet og skribent

William Golding Brits schrijver

William Golding britský autor a nobelista

William Golding brittesche Schrëftsteller

William Golding brittisk poet och författare

William Golding écrivain britannique

William Golding escritor británico

William Golding Inggles a nobelista, mannaniw ken dramaturgo

William Golding İngiliz roman yazarı ve şair

William Golding Nobel-díjas brit regényíró, költő

William Golding novel·lista i poeta britànic

William Golding novelista e poeta britânico

William Golding novelista y poeta británico

William Golding pisarz angielski, noblista

William Golding scrittore britannico

Ουίλιαμ Γκόλντινγκ

Ουίλιαμ Γκόλντινγκ Βρετανός μυθιστοριογράφος και ποιητής

Вилијам Голдинг

Вильям Голдиң

Вільям Голдінг

Вільям Голдінг британський письменник, нобелівський лауреат (1983)

Голдинг У.

Голдинг У. 1911-1993

Голдинг У. Д

Голдинг У. Д. 1911-1993

Голдинг У. Дж

Голдинг У. Дж. 1911-1993

Голдинг Уильям

Голдинг, Уильям 1911-1993

Голдинг Уильям Джералд

Уильям Голдинг

Уильям Голдинг английский писатель, лауреат Нобелевской премии по литературе

Уилям Голдинг

Уилям Голдиң

Уільям Голдынг

Ўільям Голдынг ангельскі пісьменьнік, нобэлеўскі ляўрэат

Ґолдінґ, Вільям 1911-1993

Վիլյամ Գոլդինգ

גולדינג, ויליאם 1911-1993

גולדינג, וילים ג'רלד 1911-1993

ויליאם גולדינג

ויליאם גולדינג סופר בריטי

جولدينج، ويليام، 1911-1993

غولدنغ، وليام، 1911-1993

ولیم گولڈنگ

ولیم گولڈینگ

ويليام جولدنج

ويليام جولدينج، 1911-1993

ويليام غولدنغ

ویلیام قلدینق

ویلیام گلدینگ نویسنده و شاعر بریتانیایی

گولدىنگ، وىلىام

विलियम गोल्डिंग

विल्यम गोल्डिंग एक ब्रिटिश साहित्यकार

विलियम गोल्डिंग ब्रिटिश उपन्यासकार, कवि और नाटककार

विलियम गोल्डिङ

উইলিয়াম গোল্ডিং

ਵਿਲੀਅਮ ਗੋਲਡਿੰਗ

வில்லியம் கோல்டிங்

విలియం గోల్డింగ్

ಗೋಲ್ಡಿಂಗ್, ವಿಲಿಯಮ್

വില്യം ഗോൾഡിംഗ്

วิลเลียม โกลดิง

უილიამ გოლდინგი

고올딩, 윌리엄 1911-1993

고울딩, 윌리엄 1911-1993

골딩, 윌리암 1911-1993

골딩, 윌리암 G. 1911-1993

골딩, 윌리엄 1911-1993

골딩, 윌리엄 G. 1911-1993

골딩, 윌리엄 제랄드 1911-1993

골딩, 윌리엄 제럴드 1911-1993

윌리엄 골딩


ウィリアム・ゴールディング イギリスの小説家

ウィリアムゴールディング 1911-1993

ゴールディング, ウィリアム


威廉·戈尔丁 英国作家