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Leyda, Jay 1910-1988

Overview
Works: 223 works in 960 publications in 7 languages and 17,612 library holdings
Genres: Motion pictures  History  Short stories  Biography  Discographies  Fiction  Biographies  Documentary films  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Director, Librettist, Other, Author of introduction, Restager , Interviewee, Contributor, Illuminator, win, Bibliographic antecedent, wpr
Classifications: PN1995, 813.3
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Kino : a history of the Russian and Soviet film by Jay Leyda( Book )

62 editions published between 1960 and 1983 in English and Spanish and held by 1,624 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 Melville log : a documentary life of Herman Melville, 1819-1891 by Jay Leyda( Book )

22 editions published between 1951 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

35 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,397 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
The film sense by Sergei Eisenstein( Book )

116 editions published between 1942 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,338 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
Film form; essays in film theory by Sergei Eisenstein( Book )

47 editions published between 1949 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 1,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve essays written between 1928 and 1945 that demonstrate key points in the development of Eisenstein's film theory and in particular his analysis of the sound-film medium. Edited, translated, and with an Introduction by Jay Leyda; Index; photographs and diagrams
Film essays and a lecture by Sergei Eisenstein( )

9 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and held by 1,137 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
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 Undetermined and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The years and hours of Emily Dickinson by Jay Leyda( Book )

20 editions published between 1960 and 1970 in English and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dianying : an account of films and the film audience in China by Jay Leyda( Book )

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

The author presents a history of Chinese films that is looser in both attitude and structure, and less anxious to subscribe to habits and taboos
Eisenstein at work by Jay Leyda( Book )

19 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 646 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 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The portable Melville by Herman Melville( Book )

54 editions published between 1952 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 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 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The years and hours of Emily Dickinson by Jay Leyda( Book )

18 editions published between 1960 and 1970 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film sense, by Sergei M. Eisenstein by Sergei Eisenstein( Book )

7 editions published between 1942 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and held by 297 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 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eisenstein on Disney by Sergei Eisenstein( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Film form; essays in film theory
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Sergei Rachmaninoff : a lifetime in musicThe film senseFilm form; essays in film theoryThe film sense, by Sergei M. Eisenstein
Alternative Names
Jay Leyda Amerikaans filmregisseur (1910-1988)

Jay Leyda US-amerikanischer Filmhistoriker, Literaturkritiker

Leyda, Jan.

Leyda, Jay

Лейда, Джей

레이다, 제이 1910-1988

ジェイ・レダ

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