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Buchan, John 1875-1940

Overview
Works: 1,361 works in 6,482 publications in 12 languages and 80,007 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Drama  History  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Documentary films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Adventure stories  Spy films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Other, Contributor, Inscriber, Speaker, Compiler, Scenarist, Collaborator
Classifications: PR6003.U13, 823.912
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Publications by John Buchan
Publications by John Buchan, published posthumously.
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The thirty-nine steps by John Buchan( Book )
342 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 4,528 libraries worldwide
Wildly impossible adventures to frustrate a German secret service organization
Greenmantle by John Buchan( Book )
188 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,847 libraries worldwide
"A novel following the character Richard Hannay during World War I"--Provided by publisher
Sir Walter Scott by John Buchan( Book )
71 editions published between 1929 and 2001 in English and held by 1,777 libraries worldwide
Prester John by John Buchan( Book )
159 editions published between 1910 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,707 libraries worldwide
This is a gripping adventure story set during the British Empire mostly in South Africa more than a century ago. It is the great grandfather of today's thrillers
Oliver Cromwell by John Buchan( Book )
73 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,461 libraries worldwide
A biography of the soldier and statesman who led the parliamentary forces during the English Civil War
Augustus by John Buchan( Book )
71 editions published between 1937 and 1979 in 7 languages and held by 1,429 libraries worldwide
Huntingtower by John Buchan( Book )
128 editions published between 1910 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,092 libraries worldwide
Dickson McCunn, a newly retired grocer, finds himself in the thick of a plot involving the kidnapping of a Russian princess
Stories we tell by Sarah Polley( visu )
9 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,079 libraries worldwide
Actress and director Sarah Polley explores the truth behind a family secret
The three hostages by John Buchan( Book )
135 editions published between 1924 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 991 libraries worldwide
This adventure follows of Hannay as three children are kidnapped and fated to die, unless they can be found in time
Mr. Standfast by John Buchan( Book )
116 editions published between 1917 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 975 libraries worldwide
In Mr Standfast (1919), the third of the four novels featuring Richard Hannay, we meet again Pieter Pienaar and John S. Blenkiron, who are joined by the spirited Mary Lamington. It is 1917 and Hannay is brought out of the battlefield to perform the desperate task of tracking down and destroying a network of German spies. Hannay's opponent is Morton Ivery, the bland master of disguise, who seeks to outwit Hannay as he and his agents are pursued through England, Scotland, France, and Switzerland. For its pace and suspense, its changes of scene, and thrilling descriptions of the last great battles against the Germans, Mr Standfast offers everything that has made its author so enduringly popular
John Macnab by John Buchan( Book )
93 editions published between 1925 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 851 libraries worldwide
Mysterious letters to three Highland landowners, signed "John Macnab", declare that, on a given date, a deer or salmon will be poached from their land, and three eminent gentlemen slip into Sir Archibald Roylance's cottage retreat. The ensuing confrontation, chase and adventure changed the lives of everybody, especially the lovely Janet Raden, and wee Fish Benjie
Mountain meadow by John Buchan( Book )
15 editions published between 1940 and 1968 in English and held by 811 libraries worldwide
Novel set in the Canadian north
The Island of Sheep by John Buchan( Book )
107 editions published between 1919 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 778 libraries worldwide
"The last in the Richard Hannay adventures sees Hannay caught up in more dangerous escapades. Valdemar Haraldsen is in trouble. Two men come to the rescue while a third agrees to help because of his sheer hatred of villains. -- Cover, p. 4
Witch wood by John Buchan( Book )
61 editions published between 1927 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 762 libraries worldwide
David Semphill, a newly ordained priest of the Church of Scotland, arrives in an isolated valley to minister to a congregation that also belongs to a witch's coven
The dancing floor by John Buchan( Book )
69 editions published between 1924 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 703 libraries worldwide
Vernon Milbourne, orphaned since childhood and haunted by a recurring dream, is friends with the protective lawyer and MP Sir Edward Leithen. An Aegean cruise takes them to the mysterious island of Plakos, where Vernon is fascinated by the island's myths. Local superstitions turn to menace as Vernon's encounter with a beautiful woman results in obsession and adventure
A history of the great war by John Buchan( Book )
21 editions published between 1921 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 689 libraries worldwide
The Battle of the Somme by John Buchan( Book )
40 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 605 libraries worldwide
Trench warfare comes to vivid life in this 1916 blow-by-blow account of one of history's bloodiest battles, written for the British War Propaganda Bureau. Although leaving out the great number of casualties, Buchan includes incredible detail of the battle, including letters that place the reader on the front
The path of the king by John Buchan( Book )
76 editions published between 1919 and 2015 in English and Czech and held by 527 libraries worldwide
A collection of fourteen stories
The 39 steps by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
96 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 378 libraries worldwide
An innocent Canadian while visiting England is implicated in the theft of national secrets and murder
The moon endureth, tales and fancies by John Buchan( Book )
42 editions published between 1912 and 2012 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Cadmus, 1875-1940

Bakān, Ǧūn 1875-1940
Baron de Tweedsmuir, John Buchan, 1875-1940.
Buchan, J.
Buchan, John
Buchan, John 1875-1940 1st Baron Tweedsmuir
Buchan, John 1875-1940 Baron Tweedsmuir
Buchan, John, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir
Buchan, John, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir, 1875-1940
Buchan, John Baron, Schriftsteller, Journalist, Diplomat 1875-1940
Buchan, John, Baron Tweedsmuir, 1875-1940
Buchan, John Norman Stuart.
Buchan, John Norman Stuart baron Tweedsmuir of Elsfield
Buchan, John T. 1875-1940
Cadmus 1875-1940
Elsfield, John Buchan baron Tweedsmuir of
J. B
J. B. 1875-1940
J. B. [a]
John Buchan
John Buchan, 1. Baron Tweedsmuir schottischer Schriftsteller und Politiker
John Buchan, 1. baron Tweedsmuir szkocki pisarz i polityk
John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir
John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir 1875-1940
John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir British politician
John Buchan Brits journalist
John Buchan personnalité politique britannique
John Buchan romanziere e politico scozzese
Lord Tweedsmuir.
Tweedsmuir, .. 1875-1940
Tweedsmuir, John 1875-1940
Tweedsmuir, John B. 1875-1940
Tweedsmuir, John Buchan 1875-1940
Tweedsmuir, John Buchan 1875-1940 1st Baron
Tweedsmuir John Buchan 1875-1940 baron
Tweedsmuir, John Buchan 1875-1940 barons
Tweedsmuir, John Buchan 1st Baron
Tweedsmuir, John Buchan, 1st Baron, 1875-1940
Tweedsmuir, John Buchan baron
Tweedsmuir, John Buchan Baron 1875-1940
Tweedsmuir, John Buchan Baron, Schriftsteller, Journalist, Diplomat 1875-1940
Tweedsmuir, John Buchan, barons, 1875-1940
Tweedsmuir, John Norman Stuart Buchan.
Tweedsmuir Lord 1875-1940
Τζων Μπιούκαν
Бакен, Джон 1-й барон Твидсмур
Джон Бакен Твідсмур
جان باکن ژورنالیست، نویسنده، سرباز، و سیاست‌مدار بریتانیایی
جان بکن
جون بوشان
바컨, 존 1875-1940
버칸, 죤 1875-1940
버컨, 존 1875-1940
존 버컨
ジョン・バカン
バカン, ジョン
バッカン, ジョン
約翰·布臣,第一代特威茲穆爾男爵
约翰·巴肯
Languages
English (1,929)
French (34)
German (22)
Spanish (15)
Italian (11)
Chinese (3)
Portuguese (3)
Swedish (2)
Czech (2)
Scots (1)
Esperanto (1)
Zulu (1)
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