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Jonathan Cape (Firm)

Overview
Works: 95 works in 99 publications in 2 languages and 878 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Juvenile works  Political fiction  Poetry  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  History  Reviews  Sports stories 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PR9199.3.M617, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Jonathan Cape (Firm)
The butterfly ball and the grasshopper's feast by Alan Aldridge ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems and accompaning plates
Selected poems by Nâzım Hikmet ( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How Tom beat Captain Najork and his hired sportsmen by Russell Hoban ( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Because Tom's aunt disapproves of his constant fooling around she calls in Captain Najork to teach him a lesson. Tom, however, has a splendid idea
Cavalleria rusticana and other stories by Giovanni Verga ( Book )
1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A new translation of the stories of Giovanni Verga, the greatest Italian short-story writer since Boccaccio." "Born in 1840 into a well-to-do Sicilian family, in the 1870s Verga became an active observer and habitue of Milanese salon society, but eventually found in the everyday lives of Sicilian peasants the inspiration for his finest narratives. Love, adultery and honour are recurring themes in stories set against the scorched landscapes of the slopes of Mount Etna and the Plain of Catania."--BOOK JACKET
The dark night by May Sinclair ( Book )
1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The essential T.E. Lawrence by T. E Lawrence ( Book )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uddrag fra Thomas Edward Lawrences vigtigste værker, inddelt i emner
Frost in April by Malachi Whitaker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The gentle captain by Arthur Kennard Davis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fergus, a novel by Brian Moore ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss Mole by E. H Young ( Book )
1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For the last 20 years Miss Hannah Mole has earned her living as a companion to a succession of difficult old women. Now aged 40 and of a rather shabby appearance, she is given shelter and employment by the pompous non-conformist Minister, Reverend Corder. His motherless daughters are sorely in need of care and good food, but even the dreariest situation is turned into a success by the indomitable spirit of Miss Mole
Germania ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The color of blood by Brian Moore ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The comfort of strangers by Ian McEwan ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As their holiday unfolds, Colin and Maria are locked into their own intimacy. They groom themselves meticulously, as though there waits someone who cares deeply about how they appear. Then they meet a man with a disturbing story to tell and become drawn into a fantasy of violence and obsession
Now & then a periodical of books & personalities published occasionally from eleven Gower Street by Jonathan Cape (Firm) ( Book )
1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cold heaven : a novel by Brian Moore ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Alex Davenport and his wife Marie attend a medical convention, and he is killed in a motorboat accident on their brief holiday in Nice before returning to New York. Then Alex's body, plane ticket, and passport disappear
Immorality I know. Immortality I cannot judge : T.E. Lawrence, from the publisher's note in Revolt in the desert ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The temptation of Eileen Hughes by Brian Moore ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Eileen Hughes, twenty years old and never before out of Northern Ireland, has arrived in London for a week's holiday with Bernard and Mona McAuley, who are not only her employers but also, she believes, her friends. In Brian Moore's masterful handling, this seemingly simple story darkens and expands, exploring the nature of obsession--both spiritual and erotic--with an elegance, anarchic playfulness, and imagination that recall Henry Green or Muriel Spark."--Publisher's website
The life of Jesus by J. Middleton Murry ( Book )
1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The good terrorist by Doris Lessing ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A detailed sociopolitical portrait of everyday life within a terrorist group in contemporary London. Alice Mellings mothers a collection of squatters in an abandoned house. The group evolves from radicals in spirit to revolutionaries in practice
The doctor's wife by Brian Moore ( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sheila Redden, a quiet, 37-year-old doctor's wife, has long been looking forward to returning with her husband to the town where they spent their honeymoon over twenty years ago. Little does she suspect that after a chance encounter in Paris she will end up spending her holiday with a man she has only just met, an American man ten years her junior. Four weeks later, Sheila is nowhere to be found. Owen Deane, her brother, follows her steps to Paris in the hopes of shedding some light on her disappearance, but soon begins to wonder if she will ever reappear. Interspersed with Sheila's harrowing memories of her hometown of Ulster at the height of the troubles, this is a compelling and powerful tale of love, escape and abandon
 
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