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Skelton, Geoffrey

Overview
Works: 93 works in 352 publications in 4 languages and 10,729 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Diaries  Historical drama  Historical films  Records and correspondence  Film adaptations 
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 )

19 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uitvoerige beschrijving van de relatie tussen de Duitse componist (1813-188 3) en zijn tweede vrouw (1873-1930)
Wagner at Bayreuth : experiment and tradition by Geoffrey Skelton( Book )

30 editions published between 1954 and 1986 in English and German and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report describes the measure(s) by which air carriers were compensated under the Stabilization Act by the U.S. Department of Transportation
Paul Hindemith : the man behind the music : a biography by Geoffrey Skelton( Book )

19 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosima Wagner's diaries by Cosima Wagner( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 878 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 826 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 )

24 editions published between 1965 and 2002 in English and German and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1963 play, first published in German, is set in the historical Charenton Asylum in 1808. It depicts a play performed by the inmates, and directed by the Marquis de Sade (himself an inmate) which depicts the events of the French Revolution during 1793. The play incorporates songs and music, but is not a musical
Wagner writes from Paris: stories, essays, and articles by the young composer by Richard Wagner( Book )

13 editions published in 1973 in English and German and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published in 1971 in 3 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Challenge of youth by Friedrich Heer( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected letters of Paul Hindemith by Paul Hindemith( Book )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This selection of letters written by Hindemith spans his entire career, from the First World War until shortly before his death in 1963. Translated and edited by a leading authority on Hindemith, the letters (some of which were written in English) reveal that he was an observant, engaging, and opinionated correspondent who took a keen interest in contemporary culture and politics. The first such selection to appear in English, the letters deal with personal and professional matters and are addressed to his wife, publishers, and friends in both Europe and America
Trotsky in exile; a play by Peter Weiss( Book )

3 editions published between 1937 and 1973 in English and German and held by 430 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 )

10 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 410 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
Living for Brecht : the memoirs of Ruth Berlau by Ruth Berlau( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wagner in thought and practice by Geoffrey Skelton( Book )

11 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three plays by Max Frisch( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 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 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mysteries of the macabre : three arias from the opera "Le grand macabre" : for coloratura soprano and piano = drei Arien aus der Oper "Le grand macabre" : für Koloratursopran und Klavier (1974-77, 1988) by György Ligeti( )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and German and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 137 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 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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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

Skelton, Geoffrey David 1916-1998

スケルトン, ジョフリー

Languages
English (174)

German (18)

French (2)

Spanish (1)

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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]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 exile