WorldCat Identities

Cheney, Sheldon 1886-1980

Overview
Works: 175 works in 907 publications in 3 languages and 21,434 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Periodicals  Biography  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN2101, 709
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sheldon Cheney
The theatre; three thousand years of drama, acting, and stagecraft by Sheldon Cheney( Book )

163 editions published between 1929 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the drama and the stage. There are facts about the great playhouses, dramatists, plays, poetry, actors, producers and vagabonds of the theatre, etc
A primer of modern art. With 184 illus by Sheldon Cheney( Book )

63 editions published between 1924 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Updated to include new illustrations and remarks on Pop, Op, and other developments since the last edition of 1958
The story of modern art by Sheldon Cheney( Book )

47 editions published between 1941 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author attempts to show how the artists who created modern art came to abandon the old art and create art that is "seen and experienced."
Expressionism in art by Sheldon Cheney( Book )

51 editions published between 1900 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new World history of art by Sheldon Cheney( Book )

37 editions published between 1937 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Men who have walked with God : being the story of mysticism through the ages, told in the biographies of representative seers and saints, with excerpts from their writings and sayings by Sheldon Cheney( Book )

49 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mysticism through the ages as told by biographies and writings of representative mystics
Sculpture of the world; a history by Sheldon Cheney( Book )

9 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of all the major phases of the art of sculpture from weapons, fetishes of the cave men to products of our latest generation of carvers, modelers, and welders of metal
Stage decoration by Sheldon Cheney( Book )

25 editions published between 1928 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A world history of art by Sheldon Cheney( Book )

34 editions published between 1937 and 1956 in English and Undetermined and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of the dance by Isadora Duncan( Book )

25 editions published between 1928 and 1992 in English and French and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verzamelde artikelen en aantekeningen van de Amerikaanse danseres (1880-1927), voorafgegaan door een zevental inleidende hoofdstukken over haar persoon en danskunst
The new world architecture by Sheldon Cheney( Book )

22 editions published between 1930 and 1969 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new movement in the theatre by Sheldon Cheney( Book )

23 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art theater; its character as differentiated from the commercial theater; its ideals and organization; and a record of certain European and American examples by Sheldon Cheney( Book )

27 editions published between 1925 and 1972 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art and the machine : an account of industrial design in 20th-century America by Sheldon Cheney( Book )

26 editions published between 1936 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The open-air theatre by Sheldon Cheney( Book )

19 editions published between 1918 and 2010 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theatre arts magazine( )

in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art theatre : a discussion of its ideals, its organization, and its promise as a corrective for present evils in the commercial theatre by Sheldon Cheney( Book )

11 editions published between 1917 and 2015 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theatre arts( )

in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raising snails by Rebecca S Thompson( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An art-lover's guide to the exposition : explanations of the architecture, sculpture and mural paintings, with a guide for study in the art gallery by Sheldon Cheney( )

5 editions published between 1915 and 2016 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Men who have walked with God : being the story of mysticism through the ages, told in the biographies of representative seers and saints, with excerpts from their writings and sayings
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The new movement in the theatreThe art theatre : a discussion of its ideals, its organization, and its promise as a corrective for present evils in the commercial theatre
Alternative Names
Cheney, Sheldon

Cheney, Sheldon Warren

Cheney, Sheldon Warren 1886-1980

Sheldon Warren Cheney American writer and art critic

شلدون تشيني، 1886-1980

チェニー, シェルドン

チエネエ, シエルドン

Languages
English (641)

German (13)

French (2)