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Belasco, David 1853-1931

Overview
Works: 486 works in 1,042 publications in 4 languages and 10,825 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Outlines, syllabi, etc  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Film adaptations  Fiction  Biography  Television adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Editor, Librettist, Director, pmn, Owner, Creator, Producer, Contributor, Inscriber, Honoree, Translator, Composer
Classifications: M1500.P977, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Belasco
Madama Butterfly : opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini ( )
2 editions published between 1963 and 1968 in Italian and English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The girl of the golden West by David Belasco ( Book )
40 editions published between 1905 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The theatre through its stage door by David Belasco ( Book )
15 editions published between 1919 and 1969 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The heart of Maryland & other plays by David Belasco ( Book )
14 editions published between 1941 and 1965 in English and French and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The plays of Henry C. De Mille by Henry Churchill De Mille ( Book )
8 editions published between 1941 and 1965 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For contents, see Author Catalog
Six plays : Madame Butterfly, Du Barry, The darling of the gods, Adrea, The girl of the golden West, The return of Peter Grimm by David Belasco ( Book )
10 editions published between 1928 and 1929 in English and Undetermined and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini ( )
41 editions published between 1904 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The return of Peter Grimm, novelised from the play by David Belasco ( Book )
33 editions published between 1912 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven chances by Buster Keaton ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1925 and 2011 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The balloonatic: Buster is carried by hot air from a cityside amusement park to the rustic country where he ineptly struggles for survival and again somehow manages to stumble into romance
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare ( Book )
6 editions published between 1916 and 1922 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, discusses the author and the theater of his time, and provides quizzes and other study activities
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1967 and 1990 in English and Italian and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
La fanciulla del West by Giacomo Puccini ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the action of the opera, based on the play by David Belasco, set at the height of the notorious Californian Gold Rush; this opera represents "a major advance on Puccini's previous work, especially in the careful interweaving of Western elements into an altogether larger canvas than anything he had tackled before."
La fanciulla del West by Giacomo Puccini ( )
38 editions published between 1910 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A souvenir of Shakespeare's The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare ( Book )
2 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deburau by Sacha Guitry ( Book )
3 editions published between 1921 and 1925 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Belasco Theatre, West 44th, near Broadway, under the sole management of David Belasco. David Belasco presents Lionel Atwill in "Deburau," from the French of Sacha Guitry, adapted by Granville Barker. Play produced under the personal direction of Mr. Belasco, scenes by Ernest Gros, built by Charles Carson, electrical effects by Louis Hartman, costumes by Mme. Heerman, Marie Muelle, of Paris, Peter Leoni and Eaves
The girl of the golden West = (La fanciulla del West) : an opera in three acts, from the drama by David Belasco by Giacomo Puccini ( )
5 editions published between 1910 and 1980 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The girl of the golden West, a play in four acts by David Belasco ( Book )
8 editions published between 1925 and 1942 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The music master by Charles Klein ( Book )
6 editions published between 1904 and 1927 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anton von Barwig, formerly an orchestra leader in Vienna, searches for his daughter who was taken from him by his wife many years before. Out of pride, he refuses help and is gradually forced to sell all his belongings. After being fleeced for years by a detective, he meets Helene Stanton, who is his long-lost daughter. She comes into his life as a charming young society girl seeking music lessons for her fianceĢ, Beverly Cruger, a boy of promising musical talents; sensing his kinship with her, Barwig finally confronts her foster father, who had run away with his wife in Vienna. Though her father is persuaded to make the sacrifice of effacing himself so as not to ruin her chance for social success, she discovers the relationship and brushes social considerations aside to be reunited with him
Lord Chumley by David Belasco ( Book )
9 editions published between 1888 and 2004 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
May Blossom, a comedy in four acts by David Belasco ( Book )
7 editions published between 1883 and 1994 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Belasco, David
Belasko, D.
Languages
English (244)
Italian (60)
German (6)
French (6)
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