Grenfell, Joyce 1910-1979
Most widely held works about Joyce Grenfell
Most widely held works by Joyce Grenfell
The Americanization of Emily ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1964 and 2005 in English and held by 582 libraries worldwide
Lt. Commander Charles E. Madison (Garner) loves his job: as 'dog robber' his duties consist of rounding up scarce delicacies and services, while safely avoiding combat. Admiral William Jessup (Douglas), however, is intent on having a sailor as the first casualty on D-Day - preferably with a film crew filming him. Having fallen for his English motor pool driver Emily (Andrews), freewheeling Madison struggles to escape being sent off to land on Omaha Beach as the cameraman.
Joyce Grenfell requests the pleasure by Joyce Grenfell ( Book )
43 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
Actress, comedienne and raconteur Joyce Grenfell tells the fascinating story of her life working in radio, film, the stage and war-time entertainment tours with her usual charm and much humour. Her glamorous and madcap American mother, her aunt Nancy Astor and her husband Reggie are just some of the larger-than-life characters that people this captivating reading.
The time of my life : entertaining the troops, her wartime journals by Joyce Grenfell ( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Stately as a galleon", and other songs and sketches by Joyce Grenfell ( Book )
9 editions published between 1978 and 1998 in English and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Darling Ma : letters to her mother, 1932-1944 by Joyce Grenfell ( Book )
13 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 240 libraries worldwide
George, don't do that ... : six nursery school sketches and "Writer of children's books by Joyce Grenfell ( Book )
6 editions published between 1977 and 1991 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
Joyce Grenfell's nursery school sketches are perennial favourites in her repertoire. They convey the "bright, bluffing calm, cheerful encouraging and occasionally desperate" voice in which she has heard most adults address small children The tone of the "Writer of Chilren's Books" as she talks to her young readers is "less desperate and wholly confident".
In pleasant places by Joyce Grenfell ( Book )
15 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Joyce & Ginnie : the letters of Joyce Grenfell & Virginia Graham by Joyce Grenfell ( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
An invisible friendship : an exchange of letters 1957-1979 by Joyce Grenfell ( Book )
7 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
The belles of St. Trinian's ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
A farce set among the uninhibited pupils of an unorthodox school. A sultan sends his daughter to St. Trinian's because it is near his racehorse stables. One of the students kidnaps the sultan's prize mare and pandemonium ensues.
Joyce ( Book )
4 editions published between 1980 and 1993 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Elvis the Ed Sullivan shows ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
Presents the three The Ed Sullivan Show programs in which Elvis Presley appeared.
Joyce by herself and her friends ( Book )
8 editions published between 1980 and 1993 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Joyce Grenfell became a familiar and much-loved personality through her films, her entertainments and her books. This portrait of her life, which was compiled by her husband and Richard Garnett, contains some of her own writings, including autobiographical sketches, poems, essays and one or two monologues, as well as the memories of those who knew and loved her best.
Darling Ma : letters to her mother, 1932-44 by Joyce Grenfell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Turn back the clock : Joyce Grenfell : her best monologues & songs by Joyce Grenfell ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
Hats off : poems and drawings by Joyce Grenfell ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
This collection of poems ranges through many different moods - lyrical, wistful, funny and sad - but all are full of wit and observation. The text is accompanied by the poet's own sketches and Christmas cards that aim to conjure up a lost England.
Turn back the clock : her best monologues and songs by Joyce Grenfell ( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
George, don't do that-- : &, Stately as a galleon by Joyce Grenfell ( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
My kind of magic by Joyce Grenfell ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
During her life Joyce Grenfell amassed an eclectic collection of observations that she planned one day to put together in a scrapbook. She didn't manage it, but her biographer and friend, Janie Hampton, has. She has woven together the little bits of magic from Joyce's life into a beautiful and endearing memento for those who loved her wit and observant intelligence, or simply for those who want to join in the fun.
George - don't do that by Joyce Grenfell ( Book )
6 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Authors, English Ballads, English Biography Comedy films Comedy films Diaries Drama England English wit and humor Entertainers Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Folk songs, English Girls' schools Graham, Virginia Graham, Virginia,--1910-1993 Great Britain Grenfell, Joyce,--1910-1979 Historical films Horse racing Humorous recitations Humorous songs Large type books Manners and customs Miscellanea Monologues Moore, Katharine Nursery schools Phipps, Nora Pictorial works Poetry Presley, Elvis,--1935-1977 Radio scripts Records and correspondence Rock music Rock musicians Searle, Ronald,--1920- Songs, English Sultans Talking books Texts United States Variety shows (Television programs) Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films War work Women entertainers World War (1939-1945)
Greenfell, Joyce, 1910-1979
Grenfell, Joyce, 1910-
Phipps, Joyce Irene, 1910-1979