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Bates, H. E. (Herbert Ernest) 1905-1974

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The Oxford book of short stories by V. S Pritchett( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1,999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Walter Scott / The Two Drovers, Nathaniel Hawthorne/ The Birthmark, Edgar Allen Poe / The Fall Of The House Of Usher, ETC
Fair stood the wind for France by Herbert E Bates( Book )

150 editions published between 1924 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English fighter pilot brings his plane down in Occupied France during WWII. The family of a French farmer risk their lives to protect him. He and the daughter of the house are drawn to each other, but it is not time to fall in love
The modern short story : a critical survey by H. E Bates( Book )

76 editions published between 1941 and 1992 in English and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The purple plain by H. E Bates( Book )

96 editions published between 1947 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young British pilot wants to die but love gives him the will to live
The darling buds of May by H. E Bates( Book )

126 editions published between 1900 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introducing the Larkins, a family with a place in popular mythology. Here they come, crashing their way through the English countryside in the wake of Pa, the quick-eyed, golden-hearted junk-dealer, and Ma, with a mouthful of crisps and a laugh like a jelly
Love for Lydia by Herbert Ernest Bates( Book )

78 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronicle of the love affairs of a beautiful but wayward upper-class English girl in a skating community in the English countryside
Short story theories by Charles E May( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays by twenty short-story writers and critics, ranging from Poe to Gordimer, offers theoretical analyses of and approaches to the short story, considered as a distinct and significant genre
My uncle Silas by H. E Bates( Book )

54 editions published between 1939 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of studies of a rural reprobate. Over the course of 95 years, Uncle Silas found the time to do most things. Crotchety, vainglorious and audacious, he was a wencher, a liar, a poacher, a toper. Yet at the same time, he possessed a certain integrity, a rough charm
The jacaranda tree by H. E Bates( Book )

102 editions published between 1949 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of physical hardships and the spiritual experience of a group of Britishers escaping from Japanese-invaded Burma
Summertime by David Lean( Visual )

25 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and German and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a witty but lonely secretary who takes a vacation in Venice, hoping to fall in love. She does -- with a very handsome but very married Italian man
Oh! to be in England by Herbert Ernest Bates( Book )

65 editions published between 1963 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ma and Pop Larkin send for a priest when they realize that none of their seven children, all born out of wedlock, have been baptized
A breath of French air by H. E. (Herbert Ernest) Bates( Book )

81 editions published between 1959 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'I should like to go to France, ' said Ma. And so at the end of a rainy English August the Larkins - all ten of them, bundle into the old Rolls and cross the Channel. France proves less than welcoming to an eccentric English family. When the manager learns that Ma and Pop are unmarried yet sharing a room under his roof, the trouble really begins
The feast of July by H. E Bates( Book )

43 editions published between 1954 and 2006 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betrayed young girl seeks the man responsible
The best of H.E. Bates by Herbert Ernest Bates( Book )

19 editions published between 1963 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-five tales from the English master including "The Major of the Hussars" and "Colonel Julian."
The scarlet sword by Herbert E Bates( Book )

60 editions published between 1950 and 2001 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1947 Kashmir
A crown of wild myrtle by H. E Bates( Book )

31 editions published between 1962 and 2003 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Englishman vacationing in Greece encounters a girl and her travelling companion; he gradually discovers the girl is desperately in need of love and release from her emotional bondage
A house of women by Herbert Ernest Bates( Book )

47 editions published between 1936 and 1991 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moment in time by Herbert Ernest Bates( Book )

34 editions published between 1964 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Battle of Britain a young girl's life is suddenly changed by her friendships with a group of fighter pilots
Catherine Foster by H. E Bates( Book )

39 editions published between 1928 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young and sensitive, Catherine's marriage to dry, methodical Charles Foster soon went sour on her, and when Charles's brother Andrew visited them, she welcomed him as someone to talk to. But Andrew wanted more than friendship, for the image of Catherine -- pale, silent and beautiful -- tormented him day and night. Then Catherine found herself drawn to Andrew and she began visiting him at his flat. They would buy wine and drink it together; and with the wine, the delicate flavour of their first love changed to something more profound -- to a love that was ravenous and sensual
Spella Ho : a novel by H. E Bates( Book )

47 editions published between 1938 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the fortunes of Bruno Shadbolt from youth to old age in a great house on a hill in Northamptonshire, England, and his obsessions with money and women
 
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Fair stood the wind for FranceThe purple plainThe darling buds of MayLove for LydiaMy uncle SilasThe jacaranda treeOh! to be in EnglandA breath of French air
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