WorldCat Identities

Walford, Naomi

Overview
Works: 70 works in 271 publications in 2 languages and 4,870 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Christian fiction 
Roles: Translator, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ3.W16986, 894.5413
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Most widely held works about Naomi Walford
 
Most widely held works by Naomi Walford
The Egyptian : a novel by Mika Waltari( Book )

30 editions published between 1949 and 2002 in English and Finnish and held by 1,881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Egypt, more than a thousand years before Christ, it encompasses all of the then-known world. It is told by Sinhue, physician to the Pharaoh, and is the story of his life. Through his eyes are seen innumerable characters, fully drawn and covering the whole panorama of the ancient world
Beyond sing the woods by Trygve Gulbranssen( Book )

9 editions published between 1935 and 1937 in English and Undetermined and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicle of a Norwegian family living on a huge estate in the hills
The dark angel by Mika Waltari( Book )

15 editions published between 1953 and 1989 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical novel about Constantinople at the time of its fall, in 1452-1453
A time on earth by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aging Swedish immigrant lives out his days in modest Southern California hotel room where he thinks back to his childhood and the tragic fate of his idol, an older brother
Moonscape and other stories by Mika Waltari( Book )

7 editions published between 1954 and 1956 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For contents, see Author Catalog
Fetish by Christine Garnier( Book )

5 editions published between 1952 and 1953 in English and Undetermined and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The games of night : ten stories and an autobiographical piece by Stig Dagerman( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sibyl by Pär Lagerkvist( )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this powerful, poetic, and moving parable, the Wandering Jew of medieval Christian legend journeys to Delphi to consult the famed oracle of the pagans. He is turned away but not before learning that one of the most adept of the old priestesses, or sibyls, lives in disgrace in the mountains above the Temple. In her rude goat-hut he seeks the meaning of his disastrous brush with the son of God. She reveals that she, too, has been touched by the son of a god, a very different son, not quite human, born of her own body. He dwells with her as a constant reminder of the betrayal of her mystical and erotic union with the divine, her punishment, and--perhaps--her redemption
Cape Farewell by Harry Martinson( Book )

4 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern Arctic exploration by Gunnar Seidenfaden( Book )

4 editions published in 1939 in English and Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes work of modern expeditions, including mapping, geology, biology, marine research, ethnology, with brief account of recent voyages
The games of night by Stig Dagerman( Book )

5 editions published between 1959 and 1986 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Servants entrance by Sigrid Boo( Book )

2 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The happy glutton; an essay on cooking considered both as a fine art and as a worldly pleasure accompanied by recipes by Alin Laubreaux( Book )

2 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The empire of the steppes; a history of central Asia by René Grousset( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1996 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu shi yi bu gu dai ya zhou bei fang you mu min zu de tong shi. quan shu yi you mu min zu suo jian li de guo jia yu wang chao wei gang, jiang ta men de xing wang yi ji shi ben mo ti de fang fa xi tong di jie shao gei du zhe
The secret of the kingdom by Mika Waltari( Book )

14 editions published between 1961 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon witnessing the Crucifixion, a wealthy young Roman is moved to search into the question of Christ's life on earth
The wanderer by Mika Waltari( Book )

12 editions published between 1951 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The time is the 16th century and the scene North Africa and the Ottoman Empire
The sibyl by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

2 editions published between 1958 and 1963 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old woman who lives in the mountains near Delphi is visited by the legendary Wandering Jew, who was cursed with immortality for refusing to let Jesus rest on his way to being crucified
Byzantium: greatness and decline by Charles Diehl( Book )

4 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katrina by Sally Salminen( Book )

5 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fortælling om en finsk bondekone, der er gift med en svag mand og kæmper for at holde sammen på hjemmet. Foregår på Ålandsøerne
The tyrants by Richard B Thomsen( Book )

4 editions published between 1955 and 1960 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Languages
English (135)

Finnish (1)

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