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William Golding (1911–1993)

Autor/a de Senyor de les mosques

77+ obres 59,134 Membres 927 Ressenyes 57 preferits

Sobre l'autor

William Golding was born in Cornwall, England on September 19, 1911. Although educated to be a scientist at the request of his father, he developed an interest in literature. At Oxford University, he studied natural science for two years and then transferred to a program for English literature and mostra'n més philosophy. He eventually became a schoolmaster at Bishop Wordsworth's School in Salisbury. During World War II, he joined the Royal Navy and was involved in the sinking of the German battleship Bismarck. After the war, he returned to Bishop Wordsworth's School and taught there until 1962. His first novel, Lord of the Flies, was published in 1954 and was made into a film in 1963. His other novels include The Inheritors, Free Fall, The Spire, The Pyramid, The Paper Men, Close Quarters, and Fire down Below. He won the Booker Prize for Rites of Passage in 1980 and the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1983. He also wrote plays, essays, and short stories. He was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 1988. He died on June 19, 1993. (Bowker Author Biography) mostra'n menys
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Obres de William Golding

Senyor de les mosques (1954) 49,209 exemplars
The Inheritors (1955) 1,498 exemplars
Rites of Passage (1980) 1,216 exemplars
The Spire (1964) 1,139 exemplars
Pincher Martin (1956) 886 exemplars
Darkness Visible (1979) 655 exemplars
Free Fall (1959) 591 exemplars
The Paper Men (1984) 450 exemplars
Close Quarters (1987) 363 exemplars
Fire Down Below (1980) 339 exemplars
The Pyramid (1967) 320 exemplars
La llengua doble (1995) 251 exemplars
The Hot Gates (1957) 146 exemplars
An Egyptian Journal (1605) 119 exemplars
A Moving Target (1982) 92 exemplars
Lord of the flies 18 exemplars
Kärbeste jumal ; Mereristsed : [romaanid] (1989) — Autor — 13 exemplars
Envoy Extraordinary (2006) 8 exemplars
Lord of the flies (2006) 8 exemplars
Novelas (1983) 7 exemplars
Ceberut Martin (2018) 4 exemplars
The Spire / The Pyramid (1965) 2 exemplars
Miss Pulkinhorn 1 exemplars
Lord of the Rings (1954) 1 exemplars
Vidna tema 1 exemplars
Poems 1 exemplars
O Deus das Moscas — Autor — 1 exemplars
Nasljednici (2022) 1 exemplars
Sobranie sochinenii. Tom 2 (1999) — Autor — 1 exemplars
Clonk! Clonk! 1 exemplars
Arieka (DU MONDE ENTIER) (2001) 1 exemplars
1983 1 exemplars
Sobranie sochinenij. Tom 1 (1998) — Autor — 1 exemplars

Obres associades

The Penguin Book of Modern British Short Stories (1989) — Col·laborador — 427 exemplars
The Moral Life: An Introductory Reader in Ethics and Literature (1999) — Col·laborador — 174 exemplars
Lord of the Flies [1963 film] (1963) — Original book — 129 exemplars
The Norton Book of Travel (1987) — Col·laborador — 110 exemplars
Lord of the Flies [1990 film] (1990) — Original novel — 53 exemplars
The Genius of the Later English Theater (1962) — Col·laborador — 36 exemplars
Nobel Writers on Writing (2000) — Col·laborador — 14 exemplars
A Hermit Disclosed (1985) — Pròleg, algunes edicions9 exemplars
Thomas Mann (Bloom's Modern Critical Views) (1986) — Autor — 5 exemplars
William Golding: Some Critical Considerations (1978) — Prefaci — 4 exemplars
James Merrill (Bloom's Modern Critical Views) (1986) — Editor — 3 exemplars
Charles Baudelaire (Bloom's Modern Critical Views) (1987) — Editor — 2 exemplars
Antaeus No. 35, Autumn 1979 — Col·laborador — 1 exemplars

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Obres
77
També de
20
Membres
59,134
Popularitat
#245
Valoració
½ 3.7
Ressenyes
927
ISBN
772
Llengües
32
Preferit
57

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