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Faber and Faber

Overview
Works: 715 works in 814 publications in 1 language and 3,998 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Personal narratives‡vEnglish  Drama  History  Biography  Poetry  Fictional autobiographies  Television adaptations  Opera television programs  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Publisher, Printer, Illustrator
Classifications: PR6037.A86, 823.912
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Most widely held works by Faber and Faber
A place calling itself Rome by John Osborne( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of an infantry officer by Siegfried Sassoon( Book )

2 editions published between 1930 and 1997 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A highly decorated English soldier and an acclaimed poet and novelist, Siegfried Sassoon won fame for his trilogy of fictionalized autobiographies that wonderfully capture the vanishing idylls of Edwardian England and the brutal realities of war. The second volume of Siegfried Sassoon's semiautobiographical George Sherston trilogy picks up shortly after Memoirs of a Fox-hunting Man: in 1916, with the young Sherston deep in the trenches of WWI. For his decoratged bravery, and also his harmful recklessness, he is soon sent to the Fourth Army School for officer training, then dispatched to Morlancourt, a raid, and on through the Somme. After being wounded by a bullet through the lung, he returns home to convalesce, where his questioning of the war and the British Military establishment leads him to write a public anti-war letter (verbatim the letter Sassoon wrote in 1917, entitled "Finished with the War: A Soldier's Declaration", which was eventually read in the British House of Commons). Through the help of close friend David Cromlech (based on Sassoon's friend Robert Graves) a medical board decides not to prosecute, but instead deem him to be mentally ill, suffering from shell-shock, and sends him to a hospital for treatment. Sassooon's stunning portrayal of a mind coming to terms with the brutal truths he has encountered in war - as well as his unsentimental, though often poetic, portrayal of class-defined life in England at wartime - is amongst the greatest books ever written about World War I, or war itself."--Book description, Amazon.com
Journey of the magi by T. S Eliot( Book )

2 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A local habitation by Norman Nicholson( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ash-Wednesday by T. S Eliot( Book )

1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The traveller by Walter De la Mare( Book )

2 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna Livia Plurabelle : the making of a chapter by James Joyce( Book )

1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Nativity by Roy Campbell( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pomes Penyeach, and other verses by James Joyce( Book )

1 edition published in 1933 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The glass Adonis by C. A Trypanis( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lupercal; [poems] by Ted Hughes( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume of animal poetry compliments his other work 'The hawk in the rain' and is considered to contain some of his most brilliant work
The food of the people : being the history of industrial feeding by Noel Curtis-Bennett( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry V : a facsimile of the First folio text by William Shakespeare( Book )

2 editions published between 1929 and 1931 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death in Venice( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TV movie version of the opera about an aging writer that becomes obsessed with a handsome young boy
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Lear is a tragedy by William Shakespeare. The titular character descends into madness after disposing of his estate between two of his three daughters based on their flattery, bringing tragic consequences for all. Based on the legend of Leir of Britain, a mythological pre-Roman Celtic king, the play has been widely adapted for the stage and motion pictures, with the title role coveted by many of the world's most accomplished actors
Ubi ecclesia by G. K Chesterton( Book )

2 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Faber poetry library( )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first release of The Faber Poetry Library contains the works of 31 poets comprising 91 volumes of poetry. The authors are all part of the Faber Poetry list and the database enjoys the active support of the publisher and the poets or estates."
The Faber book of tales of the sea : an anthology( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The right set : the Faber book of tennis( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Hospital administration for women by Emily MacManus( Book )

1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityFaber & Gwyer

Faber.

Faber & Faber

Faber & Faber Limited.

Faber & Faber Londres

Faber & Faber Ltd.

Faber a. Faber.

Faber and Faber britischer Verlag

Faber and Faber casa editrice britannica

Faber and Faber, Inc. an affiliate of Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

Faber and Faber Limited.

Faber and Faber Ltd.

Faber (Firm)

Faber und Faber.

Farrar, Straus and Giroux/Faber and Faber.

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Languages
English (43)

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Lupercal; [poems]The right set : the Faber book of tennis