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Behrman, S. N. (Samuel Nathaniel) 1893-1973

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Duveen by S. N Behrman( Book )

115 editions published between 1922 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kunsthandleren Joseph Duveen havde gallerier i Paris, New York og London i begyndelsen af 1900-tallet
Portrait of Max : an intimate memoir of Sir Max Beerbohm by S. N Behrman( Book )

12 editions published in 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of a caricaturist, novelist, essayist and critic. "Originated in the New Yorker as a series of articles."
Best American plays : supplementary volume, 1918-1958 by John Gassner( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of 17 plays which did not appear in the editor's earlier Best plays collections covering the period, 1918-1958
Quo vadis by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

79 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to Rome after 3 years in the field, General Marcus Vinicius meets and falls in love with the devout Christian, Lygia. She doesn't want to have anything to do with the warrior. Though Lygia grew up Roman, and as the adopted daughter of a retired general, Lygia is technically a hostage of Rome. Marcus gets Emperor Nero to give her to him for services rendered. Lygia is not happy about this situation, but she falls in love with Marcus anyway. Meanwhile, Nero's atrocities get more outrageous. When he burns Rome and blames the Christians, Marcus goes off to save Lygia and her family. Nero captures them and all other Christians. He decides to make a sport of it by throwing them to the lions
Anna Karénina by Clarence Brown( Visual )

17 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna Karenina, dutiful wife and doting mother, knows contentment but not passion. That changes when she meets ardent Count Vronsky. For him, she throws away marriage, family, social position and finally her life
Queen Christina by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )

15 editions published between 1933 and 2019 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screen portrayal of the 17th century Queen of Sweden who shocked all of Europe when she relinquished her throne for love
55 short stories from the New Yorker( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stories... have appeared in the New Yorker during the past ten years
No time for comedy by S. N Behrman( Book )

24 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maryland Theatre, Leonard B. McLaughlin, manager, Katharine Cornell and the Playwrights' Company present S.N. Behrman's new play "No Time For Comedy," with Laurence Olivier, Margalo Gillmore, staged by Guthrie McClintic, settings by Jo Mielziner
Charles Dickens' A tale of two cities( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An elaborate adaptation of Dickens' classic tale of the French Revolution. Dissipated lawyer Sydney Carton defends emigre Charles Darnay from charges of spying against England. He becomes enamored of Darnay's fiancée, Lucie Manette, and agrees to help her save Darnay from the guillotine when he is captured by Revolutionaries in Paris"--Marg Baskin in the IMDB, viewed Dec. 12, 2006
4 plays: The second man, Biography, Rain from heaven, End of summer by S. N Behrman( Book )

6 editions published between 1952 and 1955 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Smart set : a history and anthology by Carl Dolmetsch( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume profiles the history and works contained in "The Smart set", a literary periodical popular from 1900-1930 and edited by the famous social critic H.L. Mencken
Amphitryon 38, a comedy in a prologue and three acts by Jean Giraudoux( Book )

12 editions published between 1938 and 1996 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the outlines of the legend of Amphitryon, Alkmena and Jupiter, in which Jupiter descends to Earth, impersonates the General Amphitryon--Alkmena's husband--and makes love to her. Difficulties arise when the father of the gods is met with stubborn resistance. For Alkmena is faithful to her husband, and even the greatest god can win her only after much ungod-like embarrassment and, in desperation, the unsportsmanlike device of impersonating Amphitryon himself
Jane : a comedy based upon an original story by W. Somerset Maugham by S. N Behrman( Book )

3 editions published between 1947 and 1952 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged spinster surprises her family by announcing that she intends to marry
The suspended drawing room by S. N Behrman( Book )

15 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Pengo : a comedy in three acts by S. N Behrman( Book )

6 editions published in 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and times of an art dealer of the 1930s whose fortune lay in his knack for convincing the rich that they should invest in Old Masters
Max in verse : rhymes and parodies by Max Beerbohm( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rain from heaven, a play in three acts by S. N Behrman( Book )

21 editions published between 1933 and 2006 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English Lady Lael Wingate has a young American staying with her at her country home - she has taken in three refugees - two Russian and a German - Hugo Willens. The American's father Hobart Eldredge and his mother and brother arrive. Hobart is trying to raise a youth army to fight with the fascists. He clashes with Hugo. Despite looking a typical Aryan his great grandmother was Jewish. As a result of these clashes Hugo decides to go back to Germany and fight the Nazis
The cold wind and the warm by S. N Behrman( Book )

9 editions published between 1958 and 2006 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A disturbed young college student suffers tragically from unrequited love in a Jewish neighborhood in Massachusetts
But for whom Charlie by S. N Behrman( Book )

8 editions published between 1964 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

End of summer by S. N Behrman( Book )

21 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Quo vadis
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Quo vadisAnna KaréninaCharles Dickens' A tale of two citiesS.N. Behrman : a research and production sourcebook
Alternative Names
Behrman, N. S. 1893-1973

Behrman S.N.

Behrman, S.N. 1893-1973

Behrman, Samuel N.

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Behrmann, S.N. 1893-1973

Behrmann, Samuel N. 1893-1973

Behrmann, Samuel Nathaniel 1893-1973

Berhman, S.N.

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S. N. Behrman Ameerika Ühendriikide kirjanik

S.N. Behrman écrivain américain

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S. N. Behrman scriitor american

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Samuel Nathaniel Behrman Amerikaans toneelschrijver (1893-1973)

Samuel Nathaniel Behrman escritor estadounidense

Samuel Nathaniel Behrman scrittore statunitense

Samuel Nathaniel Behrman US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Σ. Ν. Μπέρμαν

Сэмюэль Берман американский писатель

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סמואל ברמן סופר אמריקאי

اس. ان. بيهرمان

س. ن. بيرمان، 1893-1973

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バーマン, S. N

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