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Scott, A. C. (Adolphe Clarence) 1909-1985

Overview
Works: 155 works in 484 publications in 2 languages and 9,863 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Conference papers and proceedings  Instructional films  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Translator, Annotator, Speaker
Classifications: PN2871, 792.0951
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about A. C Scott
 
Most widely held works by A. C Scott
The kabuki theatre of Japan by A. C Scott( Book )

35 editions published between 1955 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traditional Chinese plays by A. C Scott( Book )

33 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theatre in Asia by A. C Scott( Book )

17 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics of Asian theater styles and explores the major influences on and features of the Chinese, Indian, Japanese, and Islamic stage
The classical theatre of China by A. C Scott( Book )

40 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1957. Besides tracing the history and development of the Peking Theatre, this volume explains acting techniques, stage costume and symbolism, musical forms and the various types of plays
Literature and the arts in twentieth century China by A. C Scott( Book )

38 editions published between 1963 and 1981 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the Chinese theatre by A. C Scott( Book )

23 editions published between 1958 and 1962 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The puppet theatre of Japan by A. C Scott( Book )

28 editions published between 1963 and 1984 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detailed introduction to the Bunraku or Japanese puppet theatre where large stringless dolls are manipulated by up to three puppeteers before an audience
Chinese costume in transition by A. C Scott( Book )

9 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and illustrates costume developments since the middle of the last century down to the present
Actors are madmen : notebook of a theatregoer in China by A. C Scott( Book )

9 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flower and willow world : the story of the geisha by A. C Scott( Book )

6 editions published between 1959 and 1962 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genyadana; a Japanese kabuki play by Jokō Segawa( Book )

8 editions published between 1935 and 1953 in English and Undetermined and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The butterfly dream : chinese classical theater( Visual )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hu Hung-Yen and Hu Yung-Fang, Chinese classical actors from Hong Kong, teach several American actors and dancers to perform scenes from a classical Chinese play in a translation by A.C. Scott
Mei Lang-fang, leader of the Pear Garden by A. C Scott( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kanjincho; a Japanese kabuki play by Gohei Namiki( Book )

7 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flower and willow world : a study of the geisha by A. C Scott( Book )

14 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mei Lan-fang : the life and times of a Peking actor by A. C Scott( Book )

22 editions published between 1959 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mei Lan-fang came from a famous actor family -the profession is often hereditary in China-and this story of his life is drawn mainly from his own reminiscences and from conversations with the author
Asian concepts of stage discipline and the training of student actors by A. C Scott( Visual )

5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video, directed by Larry McMullen, features A.C. Scott discussing Asian techniques of training actors. It includes clips of his acting students performing those techniques
Nonlinear Science at the Dawn of the 21st Century by Peter L Christiansen( )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mei Lan-Fang : leader of the Pear Garden by A. C Scott( Book )

7 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coupled nonlinear oscillators : proceedings of the Joint U.S. Army-Center for Nonlinear Studies workshop, held in Los Alamos, New Mexico, 21-23 July, 1981 by J Chandra( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Scott, A. C.

Scott, A. C., 1909-

Scott, A. C. (Adolphe Clarence)

Scott, A. C. (Adolphe Clarence), 1909-1985

Scott, Adolphe C.

Scott, Adolphe C. 1909-1985

Scott, Adolphe Clarence, 1909-

Scott, Adolphe Clarence 1909-1985

Scotty 1909-1985

Languages
English (305)

Chinese (1)

Covers
Traditional Chinese playsThe classical theatre of ChinaActors are madmen : notebook of a theatregoer in ChinaCoupled nonlinear oscillators : proceedings of the Joint U.S. Army-Center for Nonlinear Studies workshop, held in Los Alamos, New Mexico, 21-23 July, 1981