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

Overview
Works: 148 works in 381 publications in 3 languages and 7,058 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
Traditional Chinese plays by A. C Scott( Book )

37 editions published between 1967 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 1,112 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 817 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 815 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
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

Chinese costume in transition by A. C Scott( Book )

9 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in English and held by 503 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 314 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 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The butterfly dream : chinese classical theater( Visual )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 198 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

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 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

21 editions published between 1959 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 92 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 63 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 26 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 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picking up the jade = Shih yü-cho. A girl setting out for trial = Nü chʻi-chieh by A. C Scott( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traditional Chinese plays : Picking up the jade bracelet = Shih yü-cho. A girl setting out for trial = Nü qijie by A. C Scott( Book )

6 editions published between 1970 and 1975 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kodogu no Kirikubi, death masks in the Kabuki theatre by A. C Scott( Book )

7 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Longing for worldly pleasures = su Fan by A. C Scott( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 10 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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Picking up the jade = Shih yü-cho. A girl setting out for trial = Nü chʻi-chiehTraditional Chinese plays : Picking up the jade bracelet = Shih yü-cho. A girl setting out for trial = Nü qijie
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 (216)

Arabic (1)

Chinese (1)

Covers
The classical theatre of ChinaActors are madmen : notebook of a theatregoer in ChinaPicking up the jade = Shih yü-cho. A girl setting out for trial = Nü chʻi-chiehTraditional Chinese plays : Picking up the jade bracelet = Shih yü-cho. A girl setting out for trial = Nü qijieLonging for worldly pleasures = su FanCoupled nonlinear oscillators : proceedings of the Joint U.S. Army-Center for Nonlinear Studies workshop, held in Los Alamos, New Mexico, 21-23 July, 1981