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An edition of The power and the glory (1940)

The power and the glory.

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This edition was published in by The Viking press in New York.

Written in English

301 pages

One of Greene’s most powerful novels, the book takes as its theme the era of religious suppression in Mexico during the early 1930’s. An unnamed Catholic priest, an alcoholic with a shameful past in search of either oblivion or redemption, travels through Mexico administering the rites of the church to the poor landless peasants, hunted by a remorseless police officer and always in fear of being betrayed by those he is attempting to help.

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Cover of: The power and the glory
The power and the glory
2005, Vintage
in English
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The power and the glory
2003, Penguin Books
in English
Cover of: Power and the Glory (Penguin Classics)
Power and the Glory (Penguin Classics)
February 2003, Tandem Library
School & Library Binding in English
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The power and the glory
2002, Thorndike Press
in English
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The power and the glory
2001, Vintage
in English
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The Power and the Glory
October 1999, Rebound by Sagebrush
Library Binding in English
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The Power and the Glory
October 1999, Sterling Publishing
Audio Cassette in English - Unabridged edition
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The Power and the Glory
February 1994, Blackstone Audiobooks
Audio Cassette in English
Cover of: Quan li yü rong yao
Quan li yü rong yao
1994, Shu Hua chu ban shi yeh yu xian gong si
in Chinese - 880-02 Chu ban.
Cover of: La Puissance et la Gloire
La Puissance et la Gloire
June 3, 1994, Robert Laffont
Paperback in French / français
Cover of: The power and the glory
The power and the glory
1992, Chivers
in English - Large print ed.
Cover of: The Power and the Glory (Twentieth Century Classics)
The Power and the Glory (Twentieth Century Classics)
November 5, 1991, Penguin Classics
in English
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The power and the glory
1991, Curley Pub.
in English
Cover of: The Power and the Glory (Twentieth Century Classics)
The Power and the Glory (Twentieth Century Classics)
November 5, 1991, Penguin Classics
Paperback in English
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The power and the glory
1990, Viking
in English
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The power and the glory
1988, Penguin in association with Heinemann
in English
Cover of: El poder y la gloria
El poder y la gloria
1985, Plaza & Janés
in Spanish / español
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The power and the glory
1981, Edito-Service
in English
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The power and the glory.
1980, Penguin Books
in English
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El poder y la gloria ; El americano impasible
1979, Promexa
in Spanish / español - 1a ed. en Las Grandes obras del siglo veinte.
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The power and the glory
1977, Penguin Books
in English
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The power and the glory
1977, Penguin Books
in English
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The power and the glory
1975, Lythway Press
in English - Large print ed.
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The power and the glory
1972, Bantam
in English
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Cover of: The power and the glory.
The power and the glory.
1971, Penguin Books
in English
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Cover of: The power and the glory.
The power and the glory.
1970, Viking Press
in English
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The power and the glory
1968, Heinemann Educational
in English
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The power and the glory
1968, Viking Press
in English - Viking compass ed.
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Power and the glory.
1965, Editions Bernard Graaset
in French / français
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The power and the glory
1963, Heinemann Educational Books
in English
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The power and the glory
1962, Penguin Books
in English
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The power and the glory
1962, Viking Press
in English - Viking compass edition.
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The power and the glory
1962, Penguin
Paperback in English
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The power and the glory
1962, Viking Press
in English - Compass book ed
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The power and the glory
1962, Time Inc.
in English - Time reading program special ed.
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The power and the glory.
1960, Heinemann
in English - [Library ed.]
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The Power and the glory
1959, William Heinemann
in English - Library ed.
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Power and the Glory.
1958, Heinemann
in Undetermined
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The Power and the Glory
August 22, 1958, Penguin (Non-Classics)
Paperback
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The power and the glory: with a new introduction by the author
1958, Viking Press
in English - Compass Books ed.
Cover of: Moc i chwala
Moc i chwala
1956, Instytut Literacki
in Polish
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The power and the glory
1953, Viking Press
in English
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The power and the glory
1952, Vanguard Library
in English
Cover of: Die Kraft und die Herrlichkeit
Die Kraft und die Herrlichkeit: Roman.
1951, Paul Zsolnay Verlag
in German / Deutsch
Cover of: La puissance et la gloire
La puissance et la gloire: (The power and the glory)
1949, R. Laffont
in French / français
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The power and the glory
1949, Heinemann
in English - Uniform ed.
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The power and the glory
1949, Viking press
in English
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The Power and the Glory
December 1949, Heinemann
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The power and the glory.
1949, Continental Book Company
in English
Cover of: La puissance et la gloire
La puissance et la gloire
1948, Robert Laffont
in French / français
Cover of: The power and the glory.
The power and the glory.
1946, The Viking press
in English
Cover of: La puissance et la gloire . . .
La puissance et la gloire . . .
1944, Heinemann & Zsolnay, ltd., the Commodore press, ltd.
in French / français
Cover of: The power and the glory
The power and the glory
1942, W. Heinemann
in English
Cover of: The power and the glory.
The power and the glory.
1941, Readers' Union
in English
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The power and the glory.
1940, Heinemann
in English
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The power and the glory
1940, W. Heinemann
in English
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Cover of: The power and the glory
The power and the glory
Publisher unknown
Cover of: The labyrinthine ways
The labyrinthine ways
Publish date unknown, Viking Press
Cover of: The Power and the glory.
The Power and the glory.
Publisher unknown

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The power and the glory

First published in 1940



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One of Greene’s most powerful novels, the book takes as its theme the era of religious suppression in Mexico during the early 1930’s. An unnamed Catholic priest, an alcoholic with a shameful past in search of either oblivion or redemption, travels through Mexico administering the rites of the church to the poor landless peasants, hunted by a remorseless police officer and always in fear of being betrayed by those he is attempting to help.

The power and the glory.

This edition was published in by The Viking press in New York.


Edition Notes

"First published in March 1940 under the title: The labyrinthine ways. Reissued in January 1946 under its original English title: The power and the glory."

Genre
Fiction.

Classifications

Library of Congress
PZ3.G8319 Po2, PR6013.R44 Po2

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL6495830M
Internet Archive
powerglory0000gree
LC Control Number
46001198
Library Thing
8503

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