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Petrie, Graham

Overview
Works: 77 works in 278 publications in 2 languages and 3,332 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Experimental fiction  Stream of consciousness fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Novels  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Honoree, Other, Printer
Classifications: PR3714, 823.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Graham Petrie
Hollywood destinies : European directors in America, 1922-1931 by Graham Petrie( Book )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The films of Andrei Tarkovsky : a visual fugue by Vida T Johnson( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and opinions of Tristram Shandy, gentleman by Laurence Sterne( Book )

67 editions published between 1903 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sterne's great comic novel pretends to tell the story of its narrator's life while actually embarking on numerous and elaborate digressions concerning his father and uncle, and playing havoc with fictional and narrative forms all the while
The cinema of François Truffaut by Graham Petrie( Book )

14 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before the Wall came down : Soviet and East European filmmakers working in the West( Book )

9 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History must answer to man : the contemporary Hungarian cinema by Graham Petrie( Book )

16 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and Hungarian and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sentimental journey through France and Italy by Laurence Sterne( Book )

36 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quintessential novel of sentiment, A Sentimental Journey masquerades as the fragmentary travel journal of Parson Yorick, a whimsical and amorous Englishman abroad. Accompanied through Paris and the provinces by his loyal French valet, Yorick enjoys a variety of sentimental and often comic encounters with a lively range of French characters. The novel is also punctuated by passages of self-conscious reflection on questions of personal and national identity, slavery and freedom, poverty and inequality
Seahorse by Graham Petrie( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A surrealistic novel on a fishing village whose inhabitants are involved in a conflict with a scientific institute. The inhabitants release their souls at night so they can travel to an offshore island to hold meetings, but the institute has erected nets to trap the souls. The Ontario Review called it "an imaginary landscape of inscrutable logic that is as insistent as a nightmare."
The siege by Graham Petrie( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shell strikes a cathedral during a war to reveal a medieval fresco of the Last Judgment, painted by a heretical nun. On hearing the news, Dorothy Everest, an art historian in England, travels to the country in question and discovers the painting mirrors the present war's atrocities. It seems nothing has changed over the centuries in man's ability to be cruel to his fellow man. The country is unnamed, but resembles Yugoslavia. By the author of Seahorse
Red Psalm = Még kér á nép by Graham Petrie( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The four Georges; a revaluation of the period from 1714-1830 by Charles Petrie( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tunis, Kairouan & Carthage : described and illustrated with forty-eight paintings by Graham Petrie( Book )

15 editions published between 1908 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fényes szelek( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Hungarian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Paralleling the dramatic student protests and riots that were exploding across the world in the 1960s when the film was made, The Confrontation is a story of rebellion in Hungary in 1947, after the Communist Party had just taken power. Told in an operatic but supremely naturalistic style with songs of revolution used to punctuate the narrative and shot in long fluid takes, The Confrontation combines a radical aesthetic with radical politics to become a film as revolutionary in form as it is in subject."--Publisher's website
The hunters of Kentucky by William Blondell( )

1 edition published in 1824 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarkovsky : a visual fugue by Vida T Johnson( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of history : a history of all nations from the earliest times to the present by Graham Petrie( Book )

1 edition published in 1915 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A southern wedding ;The jolly coppersmith by Melchior Lotter( Recording )

in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and opinions of Tristam Shandy, gentleman by Laurence Sterne( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hunters of Kentucky: as sung by Mr. Petrie, with unbounded aplause at the Chatham Garden Theatre by Samuel Woodworth( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Petrie G. 1939-

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The films of Andrei Tarkovsky : a visual fugueThe life and opinions of Tristram Shandy, gentlemanA sentimental journey through France and ItalySeahorseThe siegeTarkovsky : a visual fugueThe life and opinions of Tristam Shandy, gentleman