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Christopher Isherwood, born in Cheshire, England, in 1904, wrote both novels and nonfiction. He was a lifelong friend of W.H. Auden and wrote several plays with him, including Dog Beneath the Skin and The Ascent of F6. He lived in Germany from 1928 until 1933 and his writings during this period described the political and social climate of pre-Hitler Germany. Isherwood immigrated to the United States in 1939 and became a U.S. citizen in 1946. He lived in California, working on film scripts and adapting plays for television. The musical Cabaret is based on several of Isherwood's stories and on his play, I Am a Camera. His other works include Mr. Norris Changes Trains, about life in Germany in the early 1930s; Down There on a Visit, an autobiographical novel; and Where Joy Resides, published after his death in 1986. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Berlin Stories 1,992 copies, 37 reviews
A Single Man 1,927 copies, 73 reviews
Goodbye to Berlin 1,809 copies, 41 reviews
Mr Norris Changes Trains 948 copies, 25 reviews
Christopher and His Kind 717 copies, 10 reviews
Prater Violet 454 copies, 12 reviews
Down There on a Visit 357 copies, 3 reviews
The World in the Evening 306 copies, 2 reviews
A Meeting by the River 276 copies, 2 reviews
Memorial 227 copies, 2 reviews
Diaries: Volume 1, 1939-1960 214 copies, 4 reviews
All the Conspirators 196 copies, 1 review
My Guru and His Disciple 190 copies, 5 reviews
Jacob's Hands 169 copies, 2 reviews
Ramakrishna and His Disciples 114 copies, 1 review
Lost Years: A Memoir 1945 - 1951 109 copies, 3 reviews
Journey to a War (Author) 99 copies, 1 review
Kathleen and Frank 99 copies, 1 review
A Single Man [2009 film] (Author) 99 copies, 4 reviews
Great English Short Stories (Editor) 97 copies, 1 review
Exhumations 88 copies
The Condor and the Cows 58 copies, 1 review
Vedanta for Modern Man 45 copies, 1 review
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October 34 copies, 2 reviews
Frankenstein: The True Story 31 copies, 1 review
The Loved One [1965 film] (Screenwriter) 16 copies, 1 review
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I Am Waiting 2 copies
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Timeless Stories for Today and Tomorrow (Contributor) 396 copies, 5 reviews
The Faber Book of Gay Short Fiction (Contributor) 304 copies
The Penguin Book of Gay Short Stories (Contributor) 276 copies
How to Know God (Translator, some editions) 264 copies, 7 reviews
Cabaret [1972 film] (Original stories) 263 copies, 4 reviews
Intimate Journals (Translator, some editions) 219 copies, 1 review
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