WorldCat Identities

Leonard, Hugh

Overview
Works: 167 works in 407 publications in 3 languages and 9,298 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History  Fiction  Television programs  Television mini-series  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Television adaptations  Biographies 
Subject Headings: Dramatists, Irish 
Roles: Author, Scenarist, Author of screenplay, Conceptor, Other, Proofreader
Classifications: PR6062.E7, 822.914
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Most widely held works about Hugh Leonard
 
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"Da" : a play by Hugh Leonard( Book )

13 editions published between 1973 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steeped in Irish language and laughter it tells of a son's need to come to terms with his father -- and with himself
A life : a play by Hugh Leonard( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parnell and the Englishwoman by Hugh Leonard( Book )

9 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father Brown( Visual )

4 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A devout Catholic priest freelances as a private investigator in rural England during the 1920s. When it comes to amateur detective work, don't let this priest's absent-minded air and penchant for an occasionsl tipple fool you. His kindly eyes pick up clues that professionals usually miss, and his keen understanding of human nature lets him search men's souls for motives
Country matters by Hugh Thomson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptations of short stories by A.E. Coppard and H.E. Bates. Set against the English countryside during the post-World War I period. Reveals the timeless and constant qualities of the British landscape and its people
Wuthering Heights( Visual )

3 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the dark brooding orphan boy Heathcliff enters the Earnshaw household at Wuthering Heights, he is at first shunned by his new stepsiblings, Catherine and Hindley. Catherine eventually falls in love with Heathcliff, but Hindley's rivalry with Heathcliff only deepens, and when Hindley inherits the estate, he treats Heathcliff as little more than a servant. When Catherine later marries a neighboring landowner who can offer her social advancement, Heathcliff's humiliation is complete and he charts a course of revenge that will have tragic consequences for everyone
Wild people : travels with Borneo's head-hunters by Andro Linklater( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trapped in a loveless marriage, middle-aged Dubliner T.J. Quill embarks on an affair with a woman he does not understand and finds his career improving when he becomes an archivist to the widow of a late Western filmmaker
Father Brown( Visual )

4 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father Brown is a seemingly distracted and even a bit dotty priest. He always manages to confound criminals with his keen observations and inescapable logic. He prefers to go unnoticed, dismissed as irrelevant. That is until the moment of truth arrives and he unravels the most devious criminal schemes
Stephen D. : a play in two acts by Hugh Leonard( Book )

9 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Da : a comedy in two acts by Hugh Leonard( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1978 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected plays of Hugh Leonard by Hugh Leonard( Book )

7 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The au pair man : a play in three acts by Hugh Leonard( Book )

14 editions published between 1967 and 2000 in English and German and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York Shakespeare Festival Lincoln Center produced by Joseph Papp, "The Au Pair Man," a new play by Hugh Leonard, with Julie Harris and Charles Durning, directed by Gerald Freedman, setting John Conklin, costumes by Theoni V. Aldredge, lighting by Martin Aronstein
The moonstone( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A priceless jewel disappears sending the women who inherited it, into turmoil. In a twisted plot that unfolds, the solution requires the service of a London detective
The Irish R.M( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English magistrate in 1900s West Ireland attempts to befriend and bestow order on his eccentric community. Living in a ramshackle country house, Major Yeates strives to gain acceptance while at the same time fulfilling his mission to uphold the law
Summer : a play by Hugh Leonard( Book )

8 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typescript, undated but copyrighted 1979
Strumpet City by Tony Barry( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recreates the era of the Dublin Lockout of 1913, one of the country's most famous and devastating labor uprisings, with a memorable cast of fictional characters from all walks of life and the real-life figure of Irish labor hero Jim Larkin
Fillums by Hugh Leonard( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irske Peregrine Perry, forfatter og hans kone Babs er trætte af bylivet og flytter til landsbyen Drane, hvor filmfremvisninger er eneste underholdning. Visning af Dodsworth starter en debat om moralske og etiske spørgsmål og lillebysladderen blusser op
The Patrick Pearse Motel : a comedy by Hugh Leonard( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pizzazz by Hugh Leonard( Book )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Da, A life and Time was by Hugh Leonard( Book )

6 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Father Brown
Alternative Names
Byrne, John Keyes.

Byrne John Keyes 1926-2009

Hugh Leonard auteur dramatique et scénariste, chroniqueur littéraire

Hugh Leonard escriptor irlandès

Hugh Leonard escritor irlandés

Hugh Leonard irischer Dramatiker und Autor

Hugh Leonard irländsk manusförfattare

Hugh Leonard irsk manusforfattar

Hugh Leonard irsk manusforfatter

Hugh Leonard irsk manuskriptforfatter

Hugh Leonard scenarioschrijver uit Ierland (1926-2009)

Χιού Λέοναρντ

Хью Леонард

هیو لئونارد فیلمنامه‌نویس ایرلندی

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Languages
English (174)

German (4)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Father BrownWuthering HeightsWild people : travels with Borneo's head-huntersSelected plays of Hugh LeonardThe moonstoneThe Irish R.MFillums