WorldCat Identities

Hardy, Daphne

Works: 5 works in 103 publications in 1 language and 1,292 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Personal narratives‡vHungarian  Drama  Biography 
Roles: Translator, Editor
Classifications: PR6021.O4, 823.912
Publication Timeline
Publications about  Daphne Hardy Publications about Daphne Hardy
Publications by  Daphne Hardy Publications by Daphne Hardy
posthumous Publications by Daphne Hardy, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Daphne Hardy
Darkness at noon by Arthur Koestler ( Book )
98 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fictional portrayal of the nightmare politics of our time. Its hero is an aging revolutionary, imprisoned and psychologically tortured by the Party to which he has dedicated his life. As the pressure to confess preposterous crimes increases, he re-lives a career that embodies the terrible ironies and human betrayals of a totalitarian movement masking itself as an instrument of deliverance
Mandurah sketches : past & present by Brian Hardy ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scum of the earth by Arthur Koestler ( Book )
2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the beginning of the Second World War, Koestler was living in the south of France working on Darkness at Noon. After retreating to Paris he was imprisoned by the French as an undesirable alien even though he had been a respected crusader against fascism. Only luck and his passionate energy allowed him to escape the fate of many of the innocent refugees, who were handed over to the Nazis for torture and often execution. Scum of the Earth is more than the story of Koestler's survival. His shrewd observation of the collapse of French determination to resist during the summer of 1940 is an
Darkness at Noon ... Translated by Daphne Hardy, etc by Arthur Koestler ( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.28 (from 0.00 for Mandurah s ... to 0.50 for Scum of th ...)
Alternative Names
Daphne Hardy-Henrion
Hardy, Daphne
Hardy Henrion, Daphne
Hardy Henrion, Daphne 1917-2003
Henrion, Daphne Hardy 1917-2003
Henrion-Hardy, Daphne, 1917-2003
English (99)