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6 edition of Mr Standfast found in the catalog.

Mr Standfast

by John Buchan

  • 372 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Echo Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adventure / thriller,
  • War fiction,
  • War & Military,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Men"s Adventure,
  • Fiction / War,
  • Fiction-Men"s Adventure

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8965330M
    ISBN 101847029442
    ISBN 109781847029447

      Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Mr. Standfast by John Buchan; 47 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction, World War, , Richard Hannay (Fictitious character), Intelligence service, Classic Literature, Thriller; Places: Great Britain. Although Mr. Standfast is a sequel to The Thirty-Nine Steps, it offers far more characterisation and philosophy than the earlier book. For its pace and suspense, its changes of scenery and thrilling descriptions of the last great battles against the Germans, Mr Standfast offers everything that has made its author so enduringly popular.

    Skip to main content. LOGIN ; GET LIBRARY CARD ; GET EMAIL UPDATES ; SEARCH ; Home ; About Us.   Set near the end of the First World War, Mr. Standfast focuses on Hannay's attempts to crack a web of German spies posing as pacifists in the heart of Britain. In this book he is pitted against an old foe, the master of disguise Von Schwabing, and is introduced to the beautiful nurse, Mary Lamington, as he works to save his country for a third Pages:

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Mr Standfast is the third book in the John Hannay thriller/ spy series written by John Buchan. The first two, The 39 Steps and Greenmantle, were both excellent and this third story follows easily with another excellent, well-paced, thriller/5. Standfast (Richard Hannay Book 3) and millions of other books are available for instant access.

view Kindle eBook | view Audible audiobook. Share. Read this book and over 1 million others with a Kindle Unlimited membership. Read with Kindle Unlimited Buy Used. $ + $ shipping Reviews: Although Mr. Standfast is a sequel to The Thirty-Nine Steps, it offers far more characterisation and philosophy than the earlier book.

For its pace and suspense, its changes of scenery and thrilling descriptions of the last great battles against the Germans, Mr Standfast offers everything that has made its author so enduringly popular/5(). Standfast on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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It is not a novel, but rather a collection of two John Carter /5(11). Mr Standfast is the third of five Richard Hannay novels by John Buchan, first published in by Hodder & Stoughton, London.

It is one of two Hannay novels set during the First World War, the other being Greenmantle (); Hannay's first and best-known adventure, The Thirty-Nine Steps (), is set in the period immediately before the war started. Published just a few months after the Allied victory,  Mr. Standfast  is an homage to the courage and fortitude of every patriot in His Majesty’s service.

It is also one of the most thrilling and unforgettable spy novels ever written. This ebook has been professionally /5(). Mr Standfast, written decades before Bond, has everything, a rollicking story that travels the breadth of Europe, mystery and intrigue amongst the great powers, a.

Under the orders of his spymaster, Sir Walter Bullivant, he travels in the book through England to Scotland, back to the Western Front, and ultimately, for the book's denouement, into the Alps.5/5(2).

Mr. Standfast - Ebook written by John Buchan. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline /5(7). Standfast Note: follows 39 Steps and Greenmantle Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: World War, -- Fiction Subject: War stories Subject: Spy stories Subject: Hannay, Richard (Fictitious character) -- Fiction Subject: Intelligence service -- Great Britain -- Fiction Category.

In Mr Standfast (), the third of the four novels featuring Richard Hannay, we meet again Pieter Pienaar and John S. Blenkiron. It is and Hannay is brought Free shipping over $/5(3). Frankly, after the first two novels in this series, Mr.

Standfast was a let down -- it seemed disjointed, forced, and more stridently "pro war" than the last two. The characterizations of anyone not British, upper-class, white, and militaristic were annoyingly two-dimensional and insulting as well.

Upvote (0) Downvote (0)/5(4). The book has two primary "story lines": on the one hand, Adams' courageous and steadfast dedication to his principles; and on the other, his great love for Abigail, and hers for him. These two story-lines are actually closely related, it seems to me, and McCullough's genius is to show that both are tied to the nature of the man, his character.

Standfast In the waning years of WWI, Brigadier-General Hannay is recalled from fighting on the Western Front. He is sent on a secret mission throughout Britain, searching. Find books like Mr. Standfast from the world’s largest community of readers.

Goodreads members who liked Mr. Standfast also liked: The Way We Live Now, V. Standfast is the third of five Richard Hannay novels by John Buchan, first published in by Hodder and Stoughton, London. It is one of two Hannay novels set during the First World War, the other being Greenmantle (), Hannay's first and best.

Standfast John BUCHAN ( - ) This is the third of Buchan's Richard Hannay novels, following The Thirty-nine Steps and Greenmantle. Set, like Greenmantle, durinig World War I, it deals Brigadier-General Hannay's recall from the Western Front, to engage in espionage, and forced (much to his chagrin) to pose as a pacifist.

Standfast (Richard Hannay Book 3) and over 8 million other books are available for Amazon Kindle/5(). Book Description HTML. In Mr Standfast (), the third of the four novels featuring Richard Hannay, Hannay is brought out of the battlefield to perform the desperate task of tracking down and destroying a network of German spies.

Mr Standfast is the third of five Richard Hannay novels by John Buchan. It is one of two Hannay novels set during the First World War, the other being Greenmantle. The title refers to a character in John Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress, to which there are many other references in the novel.Although Mr Standfast was written during and it was published a year later in At one level Mr Standfast is a spy novel featuring many of the tropes of this genre.

These include a fast-paced narrative that invites a suspension of belief in the reader; a succession of coincidences, although this was not a barrier to the likes of.Title: Mr. Standfast Author: John Buchan Release Date: June, [EBook #] Last updated: Janu Language: English Character set encoding: UTF-8 *** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK MR.

STANDFAST *** Produced by Jo Churcher. HTML version by Al Haines.