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Leyda, Jay 1910-1988

Overview
Works: 167 works in 868 publications in 7 languages and 17,154 library holdings
Genres: Motion pictures  History  Biography  Discographies  Short stories  Documentary films  Fiction  Bibliography  Biographies  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Director, Librettist, Author of introduction, Other, Interviewee, win, Contributor, Restager , Illuminator, Bibliographic antecedent, wpr
Classifications: PN1995, 813.3
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Kino : a history of the Russian and Soviet film by Jay Leyda( Book )

72 editions published between 1960 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the evolutionary development of the nation's cinema and its film artists, focusing on the period between 1896 and the death of Eisenstein in 1948
The film sense by Sergei Eisenstein( Book )

114 editions published between 1942 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A renowned Soviet director discusses his theory of film as an artistic medium which must appeal to all senses and applies it to an analysis of sequences from his major movies
The Melville log : a documentary life of Herman Melville, 1819-1891 by Jay Leyda( Book )

20 editions published between 1951 and 1969 in English and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sergei Rachmaninoff : a lifetime in music by Sergei Bertensson( Book )

35 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lifts the veil of secrecy from several areas of Rachmaninoff's life, especially concerning the genesis of his compositions and how their critical reception affected him
Film form; essays in film theory by Sergei Eisenstein( Book )

52 editions published between 1949 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Met bibliogr., ind. - Ook aanwezig als Film form : essays in film theorie and the film sense / by Sergei Eisenstein
The years and hours of Emily Dickinson by Jay Leyda( Book )

25 editions published between 1960 and 1970 in English and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Musorgsky reader : a life of Modeste Petrovich Musorgsky in letters and documents by Jay Leyda( Book )

26 editions published between 1947 and 1970 in English and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film essays and a lecture by Sergei Eisenstein( )

15 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sergei Eisenstein's greatness lies not only in his films, such as Potemkin or Ivan the Terrible, or his contributions to the technique and art of the cinema but also in his contributions as a theoretician and philosopher of the art. This edition includes a new translation of Eisenstein's essay on Orozco.Originally published in 1982.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
Dianying : an account of films and the film audience in China by Jay Leyda( Book )

18 editions published between 1972 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eisenstein at work by Jay Leyda( Book )

19 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beschrijving van het werk van de Russische filmregisseur Sergej Michajlovič Ejzenštejn (1898-1948)
Films beget films by Jay Leyda( Book )

19 editions published between 1964 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The portable Melville by Herman Melville( Book )

50 editions published between 1952 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents stories, poems, journal writings, and letters together with Typee, Billy Budd, and portions of four of Melville's novels. Bibliog
Film essays and a lecture by Sergei Eisenstein by Sergei Eisenstein( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete stories of Herman Melville by Herman Melville( Book )

7 editions published between 1949 and 1951 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gathers all of Melville's short stories and novellas, including "Billy Budd, Sailor," "Bartleby, the Scrivener," and "Benito Cereno."
Voices of film experience : 1894 to the present by Jay Leyda( Book )

11 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film essays, with a lecture by Sergei Eisenstein( Book )

11 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before Hollywood : turn-of-the-century film from American archives( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lessons with Eisenstein by V Nizhniĭ( Book )

23 editions published between 1961 and 1979 in English and Catalan and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eisenstein on Disney by Sergei Eisenstein( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Alexander Medvedkin reader by Alexander Medvedkin( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the front lines of war and revolution -- Cavalry days -- The kino-train: 294 days on wheels -- Soldiers shooting films -- Scripts -- A little log -- Stop thief! -- Fruit and vegetables -- A cock and bull story -- Hey fool, what a fool you are! -- Tit -- Look what love did! -- A crazy locomotive -- "The unholy force" -- "Gogol" -- Satire : a militant art -- The elation of fighting (ca. 1985) -- Satire: an assailant's weapon (ca. 1966) -- Bronze monuments -- Springboards (ca. 1985) -- Contextualizations -- Eisenstein on Medvedkin's Chaplinesque genius -- Anatoli Lunacharsky, "film comedy and satire" (excerpt) -- Nikolai Izvolov, "Alexander Medvedkin and the traditions of Russian film" -- Nikita Lary, "history of the Alexander Medvedkin reader" -- CVs and addenda -- First "autobiography": a Bolshevik's CV -- Second "autobiography": a filmmaker's CV -- Marina Goldovskaia, interviews with Medvedkin (excerpts) -- The suppression of happiness -- Color film in happiness -- Remembrance and revival -- The kino-train filmography (trans. Jay Leyda) -- Surviving kino-train films -- Chris Marker, "the last Bolshevik."
 
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Film form; essays in film theory
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The film senseSergei Rachmaninoff : a lifetime in musicFilm form; essays in film theory
Alternative Names
Jay Leyda Amerikaans filmregisseur (1910-1988)

Jay Leyda US-amerikanischer Filmhistoriker, Literaturkritiker

Leyda, Jan.

Leyda, Jay

Leyda, Jay 1910-1988

Лейда Джей

레이다, 제이 1910-1988

ジェイ・レダ

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