WorldCat Identities

Cleverdon, Douglas

Overview
Works: 155 works in 267 publications in 2 languages and 2,130 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Juvenile works  College stories  Poetry  History  Biography  Romance fiction  Fantasy fiction  Fantasy radio programs 
Roles: Author, Director, Producer, Adapter, Editor, Other, Compiler, Creator, Annotator, Printer, Performer, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR6039.H52, 822.91
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Douglas Cleverdon
The growth of Milk Wood by Douglas Cleverdon( Book )

18 editions published in 1969 in English and Dutch and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zuleika Dobson, or, An Oxford love story by Max Beerbohm( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... 'Zuleika Dobson' is a very special sort of book ... for which ... one must cultivate a taste. It is a book which it is utterly impossible to compare with any other book ... In no other book will you find a beautiful young lady who is at the same time a professional magician and the granddaughter of the Warden of Judas College, Oxford; in no other book will you find the entire student body of a great university falling in love with a single [woman] and taking such measures to make its collective passion visible; in no other book will you find an American (he is a Rhodes Scholar) named Abimelech V. Oover ... [and] in no other book will you find the author introducing himself as a name character ..."
The growth of Milk Wood; with the textual variants of Under Milk Wood by Douglas Cleverdon( Book )

6 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under Milk Wood : a play for voices by Dylan Thomas( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Completed just before the author's death in 1953, this comical and dramatic work presents the tale of a single spring day in the lives of 53 characters in a small Welsh village
Stanley Morison, 1889-1967: a radio portrait by Nicolas Barker( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of alphabets for Douglas Cleverdon by Eric Gill( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Cupid and Psyche by William Morris( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under milk wood : a play for voices by Dylan Thomas( Recording )

10 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An omniscient narrator invites the audience to listen to the dreams and innermost thoughts of the inhabitants of the fictional small Welsh fishing village Llareggub
The death of Patroclus by Homer( Recording )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essentially a twentieth century view of the Trojan conflict
Alice in Wonderland by Douglas Cleverdon( Recording )

6 editions published between 1958 and 1983 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes Lewis Carroll's famous story, Alice's adventures in Wonderland, which tells about a young girl's experiences with a variety of nonsensical characters
Under Milk Wood by Dylan Thomas( Book )

3 editions published between 1954 and 1972 in Undetermined and English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on famed writer Dylan Thomas' masterpiece Under Milk Wood is a magical and hilarious story of a spring day in a small Welsh coastal village
Sixe Idyllia by Theocritus( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The engravings of David Jones : a survey by Douglas Cleverdon( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verse and voice : a festival of poetry : Poems and ballads of the Commonwealth at the Royal Court Theatre by Commonwealth Arts Festival( Book )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief biographies of invited writers, pp. 107-115
Julian Huxley on T.H. Huxley : a new judgment by Julian Huxley( Book )

4 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1890-1940, fifty years : the renaissance of English printing by Douglas Cleverdon( Book )

3 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ALice through the looking glass by Lewis Carroll by Douglas Cleverdon( Recording )

3 editions published between 1959 and 1964 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Donne by Douglas Cleverdon( Recording )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ABC of birds & beasts by Enid Marx( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll( Recording )

6 editions published between 1958 and 1988 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of two sound cassettes in white plastic tray, contained in cardboard wrappers
 
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Under milk wood : a play for voices
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Alternative Names
Cleverdon, Thomas Douglas James

Cleverdon, Thomas Douglas James 1903-1987

Douglas Cleverdon British radio producer and bookselelr

Languages
English (106)

Dutch (1)