WorldCat Identities

Evans, Edith 1888-1976

Overview
Works: 169 works in 585 publications in 7 languages and 12,638 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Christmas films  Romantic comedy films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television programs  Picaresque films  Made-for-TV movies  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Speaker, Author of introduction, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

51 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two wealthy and eligible bachelors each have to pose as someone else in order to win the hands of the genteel young ladies they adore
Tom Jones by Tony Richardson( Visual )

25 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lusty adventures of a handsome and good-natured young man seeking his fortune and his true parentage in 18th century England
A doll's house by Henrik Ibsen( Visual )

8 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in English and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora, the "model wife," commits forgery and risks destruction in order to save her husband. But after he rejects her, she leaves her husband and children to begin a new life
The nun's story by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

21 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Sister Luke's journey from postulant to nun. Of her solemn vows of poverty, chastity, silence and obedience, Sister Luke knows the last will be the most difficult to achieve. Her strong will and intellectual pride, qualities destined to make her a brilliant nurse, threaten to undermine her holy calling
Scrooge by Charles Dickens( Visual )

20 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miserly Scrooge faces his past demons on Christmas Eve and vows to change his ways
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Recording )

27 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shakespeare play in which two lovers are destroyed by the hatred of their families for one another
Henry the Fourth by William Shakespeare( Recording )

23 editions published between 1964 and 1972 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The importance of being Earnest by Oscar Wilde( Recording )

29 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A witty comedy
Look back in anger by Tony Richardson( Visual )

8 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in English and German and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Jimmy Porter, an angry university student who refuses to adapt to the normal social values of the time
Henry the Fourth, part two by William Shakespeare( Recording )

18 editions published between 1964 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Copperfield by Charles Dickens( Visual )

20 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Copperfield looks back at his life, from his childhood as a orphan to his manhood in Victorian England
The rivals by Richard Brinsley Sheridan( Recording )

16 editions published between 1960 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 274 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
An 18th-century comedy album by Edith Evans( )

9 editions published between 1956 and 1977 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The slipper and the rose : the story of Cinderella by Richard M Sherman( Visual )

11 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical retelling of the classic story of Cinderella
The school for scandal by Richard Brinsley Sheridan( Recording )

16 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire of 18th century London society where the appearance of virtue was more important than its possession
The rape of Lucrece and other poems by William Shakespeare( Recording )

10 editions published between 1960 and 1973 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Chalk garden( Visual )

4 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a family conflict over possession of an emotionally troubled child which comes to a climax after the hiring of a mysterious Nanny
The madwoman of Chaillot( Visual )

4 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eccentric countess upsets a plan to transform Paris into a giant oilfield
Great historical Shakespeare recordings, and, A miscellany by William Shakespeare( Recording )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An antohology of various portrayals of Shakespear characters
Fitzwilly( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Miss Vicki's rich father dies, her loyal butler, Claude Fitzwilliam, leads the household staff to rob from various businesses by charging goods to various wealthy people and misdirecting the shipments, all to keep Miss Vicki's standard of living
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The nun's story
Alternative Names
Booth, Edith Mary 1888-1976 Dame

Booth, Edith Mary, Dame, 1888-1976

Booth, Edith Mary Evans 1888-1976

Booth, Edith Mary Evans 1888-1976 Dame

Booth, Edith Mary Evans, Dame, 1888-1976

Edith Evans actrice britannique

Edith Evans attrice britannica

Edith Evans britische Schauspielerin

Edith Evans British actress

Edith Evans britisk skodespelar

Edith Evans britisk skuespiller

Edith Evans Brits acteur

Edith Evans Brits actrice

Edith Evans brittisk skådespelare

Evans, Edith 1888-1976 Dame

Evans, Edith, Dame, 1888-1976

Evans, Edith Mary 1888-1976

Idit Evans

Едит Еванс

Едіт Еванс

Идит Еванс

Эванс, Эдит

אדית אוונס

إديث إيفانز

إديث إيفانز ممثلة بريطانية

ادیث ایوانز بازیگر بریتانیایی

이디스 에번스

イーディス・エヴァンス

伊蒂絲·埃文斯

Languages
English (337)

German (5)

Spanish (2)

French (1)

Welsh (1)

Russian (1)

Italian (1)

Covers
ScroogeRomeo and JulietHenry the FourthThe importance of being EarnestThe school for scandalThe Chalk gardenGreat historical Shakespeare recordings, and, A miscellany