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Secombe, Harry

Overview
Works: 359 works in 652 publications in 5 languages and 6,909 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Fiction  History  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Musical settings  Radio comedies  Radio programs  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Compiler, Illustrator, Vocalist, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Harry Secombe Publications about Harry Secombe
Publications by  Harry Secombe Publications by Harry Secombe
posthumous Publications by Harry Secombe, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Harry Secombe
Oliver! by Carol Reed ( Visual )
50 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 2,517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oliver is an orphan who escapes the cheerless life of the workhouse and takes to the streets of 19th Century London to seek his fortune. Taken in by a band of street urchins, Oliver's new friends include the lovable villain Fagan, his fiendish henchman Bill Sikes, and the loyal apprentice The Artful Dodger who all teach him to "Pick a pocket or two."
Twice brightly by Harry Secombe ( Book )
13 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arias & raspberries : the autobiography of Harry Secombe by Harry Secombe ( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Goon show classics "He's fallen in the water!" by Spike Milligan ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents four Goon show comedy skits
Oliver! an original soundtrack recording by Lionel Bart ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Welsh Fargo by Harry Secombe ( Book )
3 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harry Secombe's Highway by Harry Secombe ( Book )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The second Highway companion by Harry Secombe ( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Goon show by Spike Milligan ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anarchic, ground-breaking and hilariously inventive, The Goon show re-shaped comedy and set new standards in the genre. The mix of brilliant wordplay, mental slapstick and surreal clowning ensures the popularity of Spike Milligan, Peter Sellers and Harry Secombe will never wane. The Goons dominated the humour of the 1950's with its mix of surreal clowning, licensed anarchy and innovative, punning wordplay. A crazy quartet of cult comedy classics, all digitally remastered, from those wireless wizards Peter Sellers, Spike Milligan and Harry Secombe
Strawberries & Cheam : the autobiography of Harry Secombe: vol. 2, 1951-1996 by Harry Secombe ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Katy and the Nurgla by Harry Secombe ( Book )
2 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Goon show by Spike Milligan ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1955 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anarchic, ground-breaking and hilariously inventive, The Goon show re-shaped comedy and set new standards in the genre. The mix of brilliant wordplay, mental slapstick and surreal clowning ensures the popularity of Spike Milligan, Peter Sellers and Harry Secombe will never wane. The Goons dominated the humour of the 1950's with its mix of surreal clowning, licensed anarchy and innovative, punning wordplay. Another crazy quartet of cult comedy classics, all digitally remastered, from those wireless wizards Peter Sellers, Spike Milligan and Harry Secombe
The Highway companion by Harry Secombe ( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The last Goon Show of all ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A recording of the BBC's 50th anniversary program in 1972 starring the three actors of the comedy show, The Goons
Arias and raspberries by Harry Secombe ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The bed sitting room ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Featured are a series of comic sketches about a post-nuclear London: a girl is seventeen months pregnant, a father turns into a parrot, a man becomes a chest of drawers, and another man becomes a bed sitting room
The Nurgla's magic tear by Harry Secombe ( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arias and raspberries : the autobiography of Harry Secombe. Vol.1, , The raspberry years by Harry Secombe ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oliver! by Lionel Bart ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oliver: Musical Comedy in Two Acts. Freely adapted from Charles Dickens' novel Oliver Twist. Orchestrated by Eric Rogers
 
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Alternative Names
Secombe, Harry, 1921-
Languages
English (181)
German (4)
Spanish (3)
French (1)
Italian (1)
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