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Hilton, James 1900-1954

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Lost horizon by James Hilton( Book )
392 editions published between 1917 and 2013 in 20 languages and held by 7,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fleeing war-torn China, a small planeload of people is hijacked to an idyllic valley in the Himalayas where time has virtually stopped. There Conway, a British diplomat, falls in love with a beautiful woman, and is asked to remain in Shangri-La as its new leader
Good-bye, Mr. Chips by James Hilton( Book )
354 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in 18 languages and held by 7,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts the career of a gentle schoolteacher at an English public school. Arthur Chipping ("Mr. Chips") is a middle-aged bachelor who falls in love with and marries a young woman whom he has met on a mountaineering vacation. They live happily at Brookfield School until her death, only a few years later. Mr. Chips devotes the rest of his life to educating many generations of boys
Random harvest by James Hilton( Book )
151 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 3,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Englishman with a three-year gap in memory is compelled to search for his lost personal life
So well remembered by James Hilton( Book )
46 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life story of a man and his wife who are radically different from one another
Time and time again by James Hilton( Book )
41 editions published between 1953 and 1967 in 6 languages and held by 1,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The career of a minor British diplomat, with glimpses of life in Paris and a description of the London blitz
Nothing so strange by James Hilton( Book )
36 editions published between 1947 and 1961 in 5 languages and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of an American who, as a scientist and a man, faces some of the greatest problems of his time
Mrs. Miniver by William Wyler( Visual )
10 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This story of an average English middle-class family begins with the summer of 1939; when the sun shone down on a happy, careless people, who worked and played, reared their children and tended their gardens in that happy, easy-going England that was so soon to be fighting desperately for her way of life and for life itself." -- Title screens. [The film] dramatizes the effect of the Second World War on the English at home. Mrs. Kay Miniver's tranquil domestic existence is torn to shreds by the winds of war: her husband, Clem, disappears on a secret volunteer mission; eldest son, Vin, joins the RAF; and the village faces regular German bombings with a typically British stiff-upper-lip. Embodying understated British courage in the face of danger, Mrs. Miniver's mission is to stay alive, and keep her family together with hope, strength, and dignity
Morning journey by James Hilton( Book )
19 editions published between 1951 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays the lives of an Irish actress and her husband, an American writer and director
The story of Dr. Wassell by James Hilton( Book )
28 editions published between 1943 and 1956 in 3 languages and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Novelization of true WWII story
Camille by George Cukor( Visual )
17 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in English and French and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paris, 1847. Marguerite is a courtesan who falls in love with a young man of promise, Armand Duval. When Armand's father begs her not to disgrace his son's position and hopes of a career by marrying him, Marguerite agrees and leaves her lover. However, when poverty and terminal illness overwhelm her, Marguerite discovers that Armand has not lost his love for her
We are not alone by James Hilton( Book )
27 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of a skillful English doctor is shattered because of a German girl he befriends
Was it murder? by James Hilton( Book )
23 editions published between 1931 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kriminalroman
And now good-bye by James Hilton( Book )
43 editions published between 1931 and 1949 in 6 languages and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of an English nonconformist clergyman on the verge of a breakdown who visits London and for whom life takes on a new meaning
James Hilton's three famous novels complete in one volume: Lost horizon; Good-bye, Mr. Chips; Random harvest by James Hilton( Book )
5 editions published between 1941 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lost Horizon, Good-bye Mr. Chips, Random Harvest
Goodbye, Mr. Chips ; To you, Mr. Chips by James Hilton( Book )
6 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arthur Chipping is the new Latin master at an English boy's boarding school. The eccentric schoolmaster lives a full, rich life within the cloistered school, defined by his role as the intellectual shepherd of generations of young students. Then while traveling through the countryside on summer holiday, he unexpected falls in love. His new wife ignites his passion and brings him out of his shell. Spans over 50 years in the life of Mr. Chipping
Without armor by James Hilton( Book )
18 editions published between 1934 and 1971 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Goodbye, Mr. Chips by James Hilton( Recording )
33 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Chips recollects his many years as a school master, with a touching poignancy that is touching and involving. Mr Chipping, classics master at Brookfield school since 1870, an old man, is reflecting upon his life in education. A cleverly and touchingly woven story which intertwines a heart-wrenching and joyful romance with Mr. "Chips" life as a teacher and the highs and lows that he has experienced in that capacity. Martin Jarvis is the perfect reader, as his lilting and soothing voice carries a reader along on a swell of nostalgia, leaving them wishing that they could have been there to celebrate all of Mr. Chipping's happiness's with him
H.R.H., the story of Philip, duke of Edinburgh. With photos by James Hilton( Book )
4 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To you, Mr. Chips by James Hilton( Book )
28 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More stories of Mr. Chips, the world's most beloved schoolmaster, as he helps shape young lives through the first half of a tumultuous century
Great modern short novels ( Book )
2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hilton, James
Hiltons, Džeimss 1900-1954
Trevor, Glen
Trevor, Glen 1900-1954
Xierdun, Zhanmusi 1900-1954
Zhanmusi Xierdun 1900-1954
Хилтон, Джеймс 1900-1954
הילטון, ג'ימס
הילטון, ג'מס 1900-1954
הילטן, ג'ימז
הילטן, ג'מס
جيمس هيلتون، 1900-1954
ジェームス.ヒルトン 1900-1954
ヒルトン, J
ヒルトン, ジェームズ
希尔顿, 詹姆斯 1900-1954
Languages
English (953)
Spanish (51)
French (46)
German (39)
Danish (33)
Chinese (31)
Italian (28)
Japanese (14)
Dutch (13)
Czech (12)
Swedish (12)
Portuguese (11)
Hungarian (11)
Finnish (10)
Turkish (7)
Korean (7)
Polish (6)
Romanian (3)
Icelandic (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Catalan (2)
Persian (1)
Greek, Modern (1)
Hebrew (1)
Tibetan (1)
Marathi (1)
Urdu (1)
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