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Crompton, Richmal 1890-1969

Overview
Works: 497 works in 1,781 publications in 7 languages and 9,568 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Drama  Television comedies  Television programs  Humorous fiction  Bibliography  Children's audiobooks  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: PZ7, 823.912
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Just William by Richmal Crompton( Book )

85 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

42 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William again by Richmal Crompton( Book )

38 editions published between 1923 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 354 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
William - the fourth by Richmal Crompton( Book )

22 editions published between 1924 and 2015 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Here William invents a water race where competitors have to run with a mouth full of water, without swallowing it or spitting it out. Its just a shame he doesnt have time to think before speaking to (and drenching!) Mrs Adolphus Crane during the race"--Global Books in print
Still - William by Richmal Crompton( Book )

25 editions published between 1925 and 2016 in English and held by 252 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 - the gangster by Richmal Crompton( Book )

23 editions published between 1937 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William the good by Richmal Crompton( Book )

24 editions published between 1926 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

31 editions published between 1927 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

GENERAL FICTION (CHILDREN'S / TEENAGE). Some words to not apply to William Brown: sweet, charming, 'dear little boy' ...That sounds more like Georgie Murdoch, who is so sickly sweet that William is determined to turn him into a wild, muddy, noisy outlaw like himself ...In William the Outlaw everyone's favourite troublemaker, William Brown, is back in a collection of ten Just William stories - now with a brand-new cover look illustrated by Sara Ogilvie. There is only one William. This tousle-headed, snub-nosed, hearty, lovable imp of mischief has been harassing his unfortunate family and delighting his hundreds of thousands of admirers since 1922. Ages 9+
William in trouble by Richmal Crompton( Book )

30 editions published between 1927 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1932 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William - the conqueror by Richmal Crompton( Book )

35 editions published between 1926 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 170 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 146 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
William's birthday and other stories by Martin Jarvis( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William-the detective by Richmal Crompton( Book )

16 editions published between 1935 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William by Richmal Crompton( Book )

23 editions published between 1900 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William ne correspond pas du tout à l'attente de sa parenté: il est haïssable, mais il a bon coeur. Tous sont victimes de ses facéties
Sweet William by Richmal Crompton( Book )

20 editions published between 1936 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just William by Richmal Crompton( Recording )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 103 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
Family roundabout by Richmal Crompton( Book )

6 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in English and held by 96 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
More William by Richmal Crompton( Recording )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The irrepressible William returns in a series of stories in which havoc is often wreaked with the 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 Brits schrijfster (1890-1969)

Richmal Crompton brittisk författare

Richmal Cromptonová

Кромптон, Ричмал

クロンプトン, R

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