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Skelton, Geoffrey

Overview
Works: 85 works in 332 publications in 4 languages and 10,413 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Diaries  Historical films  Records and correspondence  Film adaptations  Operas 
Roles: Author, Translator, Creator, Editor, Librettist, Other
Classifications: PT2685.E5, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Geoffrey Skelton
Richard and Cosima Wagner : biography of a marriage by Geoffrey Skelton( Book )

18 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uitvoerige beschrijving van de relatie tussen de Duitse componist (1813-188 3) en zijn tweede vrouw (1873-1930)
Paul Hindemith : the man behind the music : a biography by Geoffrey Skelton( Book )

18 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wagner at Bayreuth : experiment and tradition by Geoffrey Skelton( Book )

30 editions published between 1954 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosima Wagner's diaries by Cosima Wagner( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man in the Holocene : a story by Max Frisch( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frisch charts the crumbling landscape of an old man's consciousness as he slips away from himself toward death and reintegration with the age-old history of our planet. A "luminous parable ... a masterpiece" (New York Times Book Review). Translated by Geoffrey Skelton. Illustrations. A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book
The persecution and assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as performed by the inmates of the Asylum of Charenton under the direction of the Marquis de Sade; [a play] by Peter Weiss( Book )

23 editions published between 1965 and 2002 in English and German and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Marquis de Sade, confined to an insane asylum, stages a play about the assassination of the French revolutionary Marat, using the inmates as actors
Wagner writes from Paris: stories, essays, and articles by the young composer by Richard Wagner( Book )

10 editions published in 1973 in English and German and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wieland Wagner: the positive sceptic by Geoffrey Skelton( Book )

11 editions published in 1971 in 3 languages and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Challenge of youth by Friedrich Heer( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected letters of Paul Hindemith by Paul Hindemith( Book )

8 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Hindemith had a multifaceted career as an internationally acclaimed composer, performer, festival organizer, teacher, lecturer, and writer. Born in Germany in 1895, he was a leading member of the musical avant-garde, and when the Nazis came to power his compositions were eventually banned as "decadent art." In 1938 Hindemith went into voluntary exile in Switzerland and in 1940 emigrated to the United States, where he became a citizen. His return to Europe after the war in response to urgent calls for help in rebuilding European musical life gave rise to many emotional problems
Trotsky in exile; a play by Peter Weiss( Book )

3 editions published between 1937 and 1973 in English and German and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Persecution and Assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as Performed by the Inmates of the Asylum at Charenton under the Direction of the Marquis de Sade by Peter Weiss( Visual )

7 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The infamous Marquis de Sade, confined to an asylum, directs the other inmates in a re-enactment of the bloody assassination of French revolutionary Jean-Paul Marat
Wagner in thought and practice by Geoffrey Skelton( Book )

11 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three plays by Max Frisch( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le grand macabre : opera in four scenes = Oper in vier Bildern (1974-77) by György Ligeti( )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in German and English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trotsky in exile by Peter Weiss( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosima Wagner's diaries : an abridgement by Cosima Wagner( Book )

10 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The persecution and assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as performed by the inmates of the asylum of Charenton under the direction of the Marquis de Sade by Richard Peaslee( )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The persecution and assassination of Marat as performed by the inmates of the Asylum of Charenton under the direction of the Marquis of Sade; [a play] by Peter Weiss( Book )

19 editions published between 1964 and 1991 in English and German and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performance of "The persecution & assassination of Marat as performed by the inmates of the asylum of Charenton under the direction of the Marquis de Sade" by the State Theatre Company of South Australia, written by Peter Weiss, English version by Geoffrey Skelton, directed by Simon Phillips, musical direction by Ian McDonald, designer: Shaun Gurton, costume designer: Bronwyn Jones, cast listed are: Dennis Coard, Giordano Gangl, Geoffrey Rush, Carmel McGlone, Jane Menelaus, Richard Piper, Bill McCluskey, Bob Hornery, Maurie Annese, Syd Brisbane, Joanna Cooper, Francis Greenslade, Kate Hood, Marguerite Lingard, Richard Margetson, Ian McDonald, Caroline Mignone, Mary-Anne Pitman, Tiina Kald, Nikki Price, Fiona Shannon, Briony Williams, Richard Moss and Brenton Will
 
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The persecution and assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as performed by the inmates of the Asylum of Charenton under the direction of the Marquis de Sade; [a play]
Alternative Names
Geoffrey Skelton British writer

Skelton, Geoffrey

Skelton, Geoffrey 1916-1998

Skelton, Geoffrey David 1916-1998

スケルトン, ジョフリー

Languages
English (174)

German (17)

French (2)

Spanish (1)

Covers
The persecution and assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as performed by the inmates of the Asylum of Charenton under the direction of the Marquis de Sade; [a play]Selected letters of Paul HindemithThe Persecution and Assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as Performed by the Inmates of the Asylum at Charenton under the Direction of the Marquis de SadeThree playsTrotsky in exileThe persecution and assassination of Marat as performed by the inmates of the Asylum of Charenton under the direction of the Marquis of Sade; [a play]