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Britton, D. Guyver (Dorothy Guyver) 1922-

Overview
Works: 64 works in 192 publications in 4 languages and 4,135 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Poetry  Personal narratives‡vJapanese  Fiction  Pictorial works  Anecdotes  Diaries  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Military history  Self-instruction 
Roles: Author, Translator, Arranger, Other, Editor, Performer
Classifications: PL794.4, 895.6132
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Most widely held works about D. Guyver Britton
 
Most widely held works by D. Guyver Britton
The narrow road to the Deep North : and other travel sketches by Bashō Matsuo( Book )

21 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back Roads to Far Towns, the last of Basho's travel diaries, is the evocative account of this arduous journey, the crowning achievement of a lifetime of writing. This edition is introduced by Robert Hass, Poet Laureate of the United States
Japanese for busy people : [new, unique approach to effective daily communication in Japanese] by Kokusai Nihongo Fukyū Kyōkai (Japan)( Book )

12 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

25 easy-to-follow lessons help learners gain a working knowledge of the spoken Japanese language. Answers and transcripts included. With audio CD. Suitable for self-study, building vocabulary, and developing listening and speaking skills
National parks of Japan by Mary Sutherland( Book )

20 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The silver drum : a Japanese imperial memoir by Chichibu no Miya Setsuko( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is a remarkable 'fairy' story in so many respects, sadly set in the wrong epoch. Much more could have been said; and yet there is much that need not be said. There is certainly a great deal 'between the lines'. Both the Prince (who spent some time studying in London and Oxford) and Princess had especially close links with England and the United States. When Japan entered the Second World War they both had to endure the unendurable: their mother country having declared war on their adopted countries. It was an appalling nightmare for them both. In the post-war years, the Princess made numerous trips to Europe in an attempt to rebuild old friendships. She was greatly loved and admired. There were no children
The Japanese crane : bird of happiness by D. Guyver Britton( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies the Japanese crane, its life, and place in literature, art and folklore
Japan, a living portrait( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spitfires in Japan : from Farnborough to the Far East : a memoir by Cecil Bouchier( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kamakura : fact & legend by Iso Mutsu( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kamakura: Fact and Legend, has long been the definitive work on Kamakura.This classic book is the lifetime achievement of Countess Iso Mutsu (née Gertrude Ethel Passingham), a talented, inquisitive Englishwoman who against all odds married a Japanese diplomat at the turn of the century, and so came to live most of her life in this beautiful city.Iso Mutsu was one of the first to discover that much of the magic of Kamakura today lies in fascinating historical events of the past, among them: the brilliant conquests of Minamoto no Yoritomo, the defiant dance of Shizuka Gozen at Hachiman Shrine, a
Totto-chan, the little girl at the window by Tetsuko Kuroyanagi( Book )

19 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This engaging series of childhood recollections tells about an ideal school in Tokyo during World War II that combined learning with fun, freedom, and love. This unusual school had old railroad cars for classrooms, and it was run by an extraordinary man-its founder and headmaster, Sosaku Kobayashi-who was a firm believer in freedom of expression and activity. In real life, the Totto-chan of the book has become one of Japan's most popular television personalities-Tetsuko Kuroyanagi. She attributes her success in life to this wonderful school and its headmaster."--Publisher's description
Nocturnal man-made trees by Kiyoaki Toyohara( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whispering leaves in Grosvenor Square, 1936-37 by Yuki Yoshida( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yuzuru = The twilight heron : opera in one act by Ikuma Dan( )

2 editions published between 1976 and 1990 in Japanese and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TuTze-Chun by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa( Book )

6 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let's sing in Japanese by Radio Japan( )

2 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in Japanese and English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The girl with white flag : an inspiring tale of love and courage in war time by Tomiko Higa( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1945 Okinawa, a seven year old girl is wandering about carrying a white flag
Japanese sketches by D. Guyver Britton( Recording )

1 edition published in 1957 and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Besuto obu Madogiwa no Totto-chan = Best of Totto-chan, the little girl at the window by Tetsuko Kuroyanagi( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in Japanese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

20 folk songs of Japan( )

1 edition published in 1969 in Japanese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voyage poétique à travers le Japon d'autrefois la route étroite vers les districts du Nord et Haïku choisis by Bashō Matsuo( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recipes using British Columbia fruit by D. Guyver Britton( Book )

3 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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National parks of Japan
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Bouchier, Lady, 1922-

Britton, D. Guyver

Britton, D.Guyver 1920-

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Britton, Dorothy Guyver 1922-

Dorothy Guyver Britton 1922- Lady Bouchier

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Lady Bouchier

ブリトン, ドロシー

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Japanese for busy people : [new, unique approach to effective daily communication in Japanese]National parks of JapanThe silver drum : a Japanese imperial memoirJapan, a living portraitSpitfires in Japan : from Farnborough to the Far East : a memoirTotto-chan, the little girl at the windowWhispering leaves in Grosvenor Square, 1936-37The girl with white flag : an inspiring tale of love and courage in war timeBesuto obu Madogiwa no Totto-chan = Best of Totto-chan, the little girl at the window