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Skinner, Cornelia Otis 1901-1979

Overview
Works: 218 works in 589 publications in 8 languages and 15,505 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies  Drama  Film adaptations  Ghost films  History  Haunted house films  Humor  Juvenile works  Monologues (Drama) 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer, Librettist, Commentator, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Speaker, Correspondent
Classifications: PS3537.K533, 817.5
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Most widely held works by Cornelia Otis Skinner
Madame Sarah by Cornelia Otis Skinner( Book )

81 editions published between 1966 and 1995 in 8 languages and held by 2,954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Sarah Bernhardt. 1884-1923
Our hearts were young and gay by Cornelia Otis Skinner( Book )

60 editions published between 1942 and 2004 in English and held by 2,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actress Cornelia Otis Skinner and journalist Emily Kimbrough offer a lighthearted, hilarious memoir of their European tour in the 1920s, when they were fresh out of college from Bryn Mawr. Some of the more amusing anecdotes involve a pair of rabbit-skin capes that begin shedding at the most inopportune moments and an episode in which the girls are stranded atop Notre Dame cathedral at midnight. And, of course, there's romance, in the form of handsome young doctor Tom Newhall and college "Lothario" Avery Moore
Family circle by Cornelia Otis Skinner( Book )

13 editions published between 1948 and 1949 in English and Italian and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up in a theatrical family
Elegant wits and grand horizontals; a sparkling panorama of "la belle epoque," its gilded society, irrepressible wits and splendid courtesans by Cornelia Otis Skinner( Book )

5 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in Paris in the 1890's
Nuts in May by Cornelia Otis Skinner( Book )

10 editions published between 1950 and 1957 in English and French and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soap behind the ears by Cornelia Otis Skinner( Book )

10 editions published between 1940 and 1945 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bottoms up! by Cornelia Otis Skinner( Book )

7 editions published between 1955 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorous essays, sketches, and reminiscences
The ape in me by Cornelia Otis Skinner( )

7 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sketches in which Miss Skinner pokes fun at herself and the world
Dithers and jitters by Cornelia Otis Skinner( Book )

9 editions published between 1937 and 1945 in English and Undetermined and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history and development of the three-in-a-row game for two players, popular all over the world, that is similar to games played in ancient Egypt
The uninvited( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pair of siblings from London purchases a surprisingly affordable, lonely cliff-top house in Cornwall, only to discover that it actually carries a ghostly price. Soon they're caught up in a bizarre romantic triangle from beyond the grave. A tragic family past, a mysteriously locked room, cold chills, bumps in the night--this gothic Hollywood classic has it all
Life with Lindsay & Crouse by Cornelia Otis Skinner( Book )

7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excuse it, please! by Cornelia Otis Skinner( Book )

18 editions published between 1936 and 1953 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That's me all over; all the favorite absurdities from Dithers and jitters, Soap behind the ears, and Excuse it, please! along with Tiny garments by Cornelia Otis Skinner( Book )

8 editions published between 1941 and 1961 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life upon the wicked stage : Ruby Dee, Cornelia Otis Skinner, Elaine Stritch and Inga Swenson, 1965( Visual )

4 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four actresses elaborate on the motivation and preparation needed for an acting career, as well as the tribulations an actress may face
The pleasure of his company, a rueful comedy by Samuel Taylor( Book )

13 editions published between 1959 and 1972 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts presents Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. in "The Pleasure of his Company," by Samuel Taylor and Cornelia Otis Skinner, with June Travis, Alan Manson, Wallace Rooney, Robert Anthony, Arsenio Trinidad, and Fawne Harriman, directed by Neal Kenyon, set design by Donald G. Beaman, scenery constructed by National Scenery Studios, Washington, D.C., lighting by John Döepp
Our hearts were young and gay by Cornelia Otis Skinner( )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actress Cornelia Otis Skinner and journalist Emily Kimbrough offer a lighthearted, hilarious memoir of their European tour in the 1920s, when they were fresh out of college from Bryn Mawr. Some of the more amusing anecdotes involve a pair of rabbit-skin capes that begin shedding at the most inopportune moments and an episode in which the girls are stranded atop Notre Dame cathedral at midnight. And, of course, there's romance, in the form of handsome young doctor Tom Newhall and college "Lothario" Avery Moore
The girl in the red velvet swing( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evelyn Nesbit is young, beautiful and the object of much affection. But she only has eyes for older, suave Stanford White. Despite White's marriage and their significant age difference, they become secret lovers until White decides it is best to break off the affair. Desperate to remain close to her true love, Evelyn decides to marry Harry K. Thaw, a competitor of White's. But haunted by his new wife's past, Thaw won't rest until he make sure he is the only man in her life
One woman show : monologues by Cornelia Otis Skinner( Book )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1984 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tiny garments by Cornelia Otis Skinner( Book )

9 editions published between 1932 and 1947 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elegant wits and grand horizontals : Paris--la belle epoque by Cornelia Otis Skinner( Book )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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