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Danziger, Ken

Works: 15 works in 80 publications in 1 language and 863 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Radio plays  History  Radio adaptations  Humorous fiction  Live sound recordings  Historical drama  Bildungsromans  Audio adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Narrator, Actor
Classifications: PR6045.O53, 822.914
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ken Danziger
The history of Tom Jones, a foundling by Henry Fielding( )

10 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A foundling of mysterious parentage, Tom Jones is brought up by the benevolent and wealthy Squire Allworthy as his own son. Tom falls in love with the beautiful and unattainable Sophia Western, a neighbor's daughter, whose marriage has already been arranged. When Tom's sexual misadventures around the countryside get him banished, he sets out to make his fortune and find his true identity. Against the vivid background of eighteenth-century London, Tom encounters passion, corruption, danger, and intrigue before finally claiming his fortune, legitimacy, and true love
The Norman conquests : a trilogy by Alan Ayckbourn( Recording )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trilogy follows six characters through an increasingly disastrous family weekend. The biggest troublemaker is Norman, England's most unlikely and unlucky Romeo. As he attempts to add one more notch to the bedpost of his romantic conquests, battle-lines are drawn, and comic mayhem ensues
Just between ourselves by Alan Ayckbourn( )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A darkly comic drama about a relentlessly cheerful handyman in a fractured marriage. When an equally broken couple joins the fray, an unlikely friendship develops in this humorous portrait of British suburban life
Living together by Alan Ayckbourn( )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the second battle of Ayckbourns celebrated triology The Norman Conquests, Norman gets drunk on homemade dandelion wine and all hell breaks loose. Norman unleashes his merry brand of manipulative charm on the hapless guests and even his most formidable opponents go down in defeat on the drawing room rug
Round and round the garden by Alan Ayckbourn( )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Ackybourn presents the third installment in his critically-acclaimed trilogy of plays, The Norman Conquests. Hilarity ensues as Norman, a quintessential everyman, is forced to deal with the quirks of the women around him, including his family and friends
The doctor's dilemma by Bernard Shaw( )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blowhards, the know-it-alls, the scrupulous and the impecunious are all targets for Shaw's incisive wit in his classic satire of the medical profession. A well-respected physician is forced to choose whom he shall save: a bumbling friend or the ne'er-do-well husband of the woman he loves
The Voysey inheritance : a drama by Harley Granville-Barker( )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prosperous Edwardian family is torn apart when young Edward Voysey discovers that his family's wealth was obtained through three generations of deceit and theft. A captivating study of turn-of-the-century morals
Table manners by Alan Ayckbourn( )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The family gathers in the dining room, little suspecting that Norman's presence will create a gourmet's recipe for thwarted seductions and mistaken intentions
Thank you, Jeeves by P. G Wodehouse( )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A delightful British comedy from the wonderful world of Wodehouse! The perpetually misguided Bertie finds himself embroiled in a madcap adventure sparked by the abrupt departure of his beloved Jeeves. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring Gregory Cooke, Kenneth Danziger, Alastair Duncan, Dominic Keating, Richard Riordan, Guy Siner, Simon Templeman, Jennifer Tilly and Paxton Whitehead
Incunabula by Anna Nicholas( )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literary figures from a book thief's library come alive, offering romantic and other advice. The Incunabula is a prize book that the thief has purloined. Will he get away with his greatest theft, or will hard reality intervene to strip him of his prized possession?
Becket, or, the honor of God by Jean Anouilh( )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Waiting to be punished for his part in Becket's murder, King Henry II re-lives his deeply felt relationship with the saint, once his dearest friend and partner in unbridled decadence. His catastrophic mistake? To appoint Becket Archbishop - for Becket finds his allegiance shifting from king and country to God and Church."--Leaf A. Theatre Works, Audio Theatre Collection
Mary Stuart by Gaetano Donizetti( )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Elizabeth I is threatened by the survival of her Catholic cousin, Mary Stuart. Wrestling with her own conscience - and Mary's popularity - the Queen agonizes over the fate of her cousin amid fears for her own survival. Court intrigue has never been more gripping than in this "acute study in the art of double dealing politics" (The New York Times)."--Leaf A. Theatre Works, Audio Theatre Collection
The rivals by Richard Brinsley Sheridan( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic havoc ensues in the town of Bath when Sir Anthony arrives to arrange the marriage of his son Captain Jack Absolute to the wealthy Lydia Languish. Jack and Lydia are already in love, but because of Lydia's obsession with romantic novels, Jack has disguised himself as a poor officer named Ensign Beverly -- and he is only one of Lydia's many suitors. The Rivals was Sheridan's first play, and this charming comedy of manners continues to be widely performed today
Incunabula, incunabulorum by Anna Nicholas( )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a drama about a lonely writer and biblio-kleptomaniac who seeks advice from the literary figures that inhabit his stolen library. Matters become even more complicated when an attractive librarian enters his life
The Alan Ayckbourn collection by Alan Ayckbourn( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Norman conquests: table manners: Norman Dewars, England's famous seducer of other men's wives, lays siege to his sister-in-law in the first "battle" of the Norman Conquests. Her middle-class family is trying to have a pleasant country weekend, but they're no match for Norman, who horrifies everyone by doing exactly as he likes
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The Norman conquests : a trilogy
English (80)

The Norman conquests : a trilogyJust between ourselvesThe Voysey inheritance : a dramaTable manners