WorldCat Identities

Crompton, Richmal 1890-1969

Overview
Works: 409 works in 1,673 publications in 12 languages and 9,404 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Adventure stories  Christmas stories  Bibliography  Children's audiobooks  Humorous stories  Interviews  Short stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7, 823.912
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Most widely held works about Richmal Crompton
 
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Most widely held works by Richmal Crompton
Just William by Richmal Crompton( Book )

93 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just William makes his mark in this hilarious collection of twelve classic stories. Whether it's trying to arrange a marriage for his sister or taking a job as a boot boy as step one in his grand plan to run away, William manages to cause chaos wherever he goes. This title features a charming introduction by one of William's famous fans, the wonderful comic writer Sue Townsend
William again by Richmal Crompton( Book )

113 editions published between 1923 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The irrepressible William returns with fourteen fantastic adventures. Totally bankrupt, William and Ginger can't even buy sweets. But then William has a brilliant idea - they could sell Ginger's twin cousins as slaves. Before too long, William is in serious trouble - again
More William by Richmal Crompton( Book )

61 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William - the gangster by Richmal Crompton( Book )

25 editions published between 1930 and 1999 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William - the fourth by Richmal Crompton( Book )

23 editions published between 1924 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Still William by Richmal Crompton( Book )

37 editions published between 1925 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is only one Just William. The loveable imp has been harassing his unfortunate family. In this work, lisping, frilly-dressed Violet Elizabeth becomes William's worst nightmare. Not only does she expect him to play fairies - she expects him to kiss her! Previous ed.: London: Newnes, 1925
William at war by Richmal Crompton( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now with a fantastic redesigned cover to tie in with the brand-new JUST WILLIAM BBC television series!
William in trouble by Richmal Crompton( Book )

34 editions published between 1927 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories about William, a mischievous 11-year-old schoolboy, and his band of friends known as the Outlaws
William the outlaw by Richmal Crompton( Book )

20 editions published between 1927 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William - the explorer by Richmal Crompton( Book )

17 editions published between 1932 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William - the conqueror by Richmal Crompton( Book )

36 editions published between 1926 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richmal Crompton a écrit 38 volumes sur William où s'échelonnent les facéties du turbulent personnage. Malgré les nombreux rebondissements, la lecture de cet ouvrage est réservée aux bons lecteurs
Just William( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the adventures of 11-year-old William Brown and his intrepid band of friends, 'the Outlaws.' Scruffy, irrepressible schoolboy William, despite his good intentions, invariably ends up causing chaos and getting into trouble. A hero in his own mind, William battles disapproving adults, his long-suffering parents, teachers and older siblings to see justice done. Based on Richmal Crompton's comedic short stories and books
Just William by Richmal Crompton( Recording )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eleven-year old with a talent for trailing chaos and disaster in his wake, he is a menace to his family and all their acquaintances. His father despairs while his mother worries, and is constantly defeated in her attempts to raise a respectable, well-ordered family
Sweet William by Richmal Crompton( Book )

24 editions published between 1936 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William's television show by Richmal Crompton( Book )

36 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now with a fantastic redesigned cover to tie in with the brand-new JUST WILLIAM BBC television series!
William-the detective by Richmal Crompton( Book )

15 editions published between 1935 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just Jimmy by Richmal Crompton( Book )

9 editions published between 1951 and 2000 in English and Swedish and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family roundabout by Richmal Crompton( Book )

6 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of the inter-war years describing the growth and development of two families, the Fowlers and the Willoughbys, in a country town. The young people are influenced profoundly by the mothers of the two families and the inter-marriage of the children brings about complications. The story ends in the summer of 1939 when the new generation is growing up
Just William's luck by Richmal Crompton( Book )

23 editions published between 1948 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More William by Richmal Crompton( Recording )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second book in the classic Just William series, read by Martin Jarvis. These hilarious stories follow twelve months in the life of the terror of the Brown family, starting on Christmas Day -- when the centipede appears on Aunt Evangeline's plate, the library clock is found mysteriously dismantled and the conjuring trick with the egg goes disastrously wrong. Mayhem and misadventure go on to follow William for the rest of the year, as he leaves a trail of havoc behind him -- with the very best of intentions
 
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Alternative Names
Crompton Lamburn, Richmal 1890-1969

Crompton, R. 1890-1969

Crompton, Richmal

Crompton, Richmal Lamburn

Kromptons, Ričmels 1890-1969

Lamburn, Richmal Crompton.

Lamburn Richmal Crompton 1890-1959

Lamburn, Richmal Crompton 1890-1969

Lamburn, Richmond Crompton 1890-1969

Richmal Crompton britisk skribent

Richmal Crompton brittisk författare

Richmal Cromptonová

Кромптон, Ричмал

クロンプトン, R

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William againMore WilliamWilliam - the gangsterWilliam - the fourthStill WilliamWilliam at warWilliam in troubleWilliam the outlaw