WorldCat Identities

White, Antonia 1899-1980

Works: 212 works in 688 publications in 9 languages and 10,116 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  History  Diaries  Biographies  Autobiographies  Short stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author, Translator
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Antonia White
Frost in May by Antonia White( Book )

87 editions published between 1933 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 1,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nanda Gray, the daughter of a Catholic convert is nine when she is sent to the Convent of Five Wounds. Quick-witted, resilient and eager to please, she accepts this closed world where, with all the enthusiasm of the outsider, her desires become only those the school permits. Her single deviation from total obedience is the passionate friendships she makes"--Page 4 of cover
The lost traveller by Antonia White( Book )

47 editions published between 1950 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een Engels meisje uit een katholiek gezin groeit op tijdens de Eerste Wereldoorlog
Beyond the glass by Antonia White( Book )

53 editions published between 1954 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Last in the Frost in May series. It traces the descent of Clara Batchelor into madness
The sugar house by Antonia White( Book )

31 editions published between 1952 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The year is 1920. Clara Batchelor is an actress touring with a repertory company. Now of age, she has forgotten the benevolent tyranny with which her Catholic parents treated her relationship with actor Stephen Tye. Yet when Stephen betrays her, Clara marries Archie, the fiancé she discarded four years earlier. A friendship but not a love match, this marriage proves a desperate attempt by Clara to rekindle the safety of childhood. Neither party is a child, however, and their dream sugar house soon begins to dissolve as their fragile marriage proves hopeless"--Publisher's description
Strangers by Antonia White( Book )

25 editions published between 1954 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories in which the author looks at the borderlands between love and loneliness, sanity and madness, belief and the loss of faith
Six novels by Colette( Book )

in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claudine married by Colette( Book )

7 editions published between 1960 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A holy terror as a schoolgirl, and dangerously restless as a newcomer to Paris, Claudine is hardly the type to settle down after marriage. Her ultra-sophisicated, amused husband Renaud is only too delighted to encourage her investigation of new experiences and sensations, regardless of where they lead
Claudine in Paris by S Colette( Book )

9 editions published between 1958 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claudine is in despair, having left her beloved Montigny for a new life in Paris. But her instinctive curiosity gradually leads to an awakened interest in the city. She records her witty observations and adventures amongst the intriguing characters that surround her
The tender shoot, and other stories by Colette( Book )

3 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven stories show the various difficulties and pleasures of the sensual life. Colette defines an extraordinary range of men and women, children, the weather, the smells of the street, animals, the taste of food, and places where she once lived
The complete Claudine by Colette( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colette, prodded by her first husband, Willy, began her writing career with Claudine at School, which catapulted the young author into instant, sensational success. Among the most autobiographical of Colette's works, these four novels are dominated by the child-woman Claudine, whose strength, humor, and zest for living make her seem almost a symbol for the life force. Janet Flanner described these books as "amazing writing on the almost girlish search for the absolute of happiness in physical love . . . recorded by a literary brain always wide awake on the pillow."
7 by Colette of the Academy Goncourt : Gigi, The cat, Chéri, The last of Chéri, My mother's house, Chance acquaintances, The vagabond by Colette( Book )

2 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Claudine novels by Colette( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claudine fills a diary with her experiences growing up in France
The collected stories of Colette by Colette( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

100 stories dating from 1908 to 1945
Minka and Curdy by Antonia White( Book )

13 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of a writer seduced by the charms of two very different cats: Curdy, lively and mischievous, and Minka, imperious in manner and in gesture
Claudine and Annie by Colette( Book )

8 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quand son mari Alain part en voyage, il donne à Annie un emploi du temps "qui comporte, entre autres: une seule visite à Renaud et Claudine, ménage réellement trop fantaisiste pour une jeune femme dont le mari voyage au loin [et de] voir et sortir souvent avec sa soeur Marthe."--Cover
Diaries 1958-1979 by Antonia White( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is not so easy to live by Christine Arnothy( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the author's flight after she had escaped from Hungary with her parents. In Vienna they survived a series of adventures and finally managed to cross the frontier of the Russian Zone of Austria with the aid of forged documents, only to find themselves immured in an Allied refugee camp at Kufstein. The book goes on to tell of Christine's arrival in Paris, where she found employment as nurse to a child, of her marriage to Georges, a Hungarian whom she had previously encountered at Kufstein, and of their life together, friendless in an alien country
BBC at war by Antonia White( Book )

7 editions published between 1900 and 1947 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jagdhund und Falke : die Geschichte einer Glaubenskrise by Antonia White( Book )

4 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in German and English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antonia White : diaries by Antonia White( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.41 (from 0.05 for Daily mode ... to 0.94 for Strangers ...)

Frost in May
The lost travellerBeyond the glassThe sugar houseStrangersClaudine in ParisThe complete ClaudineThe Claudine novelsMinka and Curdy
Alternative Names
Antonia White britische Autorin

Antonia White Brits auteur (1899-1980)

Antonia White skönlitterär författare

Botting, Eirene 1899-1979

White, A.

White, Antonia, 1899-


ホワイト, アントニア