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Leonard, Hugh

Overview
Works: 157 works in 410 publications in 3 languages and 9,254 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Biography  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Fiction  Made-for-TV movies  Television mini-series  Television programs  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 964 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 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Country matters( Visual )

2 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 375 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 by Emily Brontë( Visual )

10 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and held by 369 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 316 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 )

3 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and held by 296 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 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 1972 and 1978 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected plays of Hugh Leonard by Hugh Leonard( Book )

7 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 268 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 by Wilkie Collins( 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
Summer : a play by Hugh Leonard( Book )

8 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typescript, undated but copyrighted 1979
The Irish R.M( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 179 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
Strumpet City by James Plunkett( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 168 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 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The year is 1942, and Drane - pronounced 'Dreen' - is the most boring town in Ireland. There is no public transport, and someone is scrambling the wireless signals; Mrs Miniver is banned by the censor; and there are no half-crown hops at the locked-up town hall. The only diversions are the shows put on by the local amateurs, the Standing Ovations, and the old films at the Picture House." "But if life is dull, last evening's 'fillum' is always worth re-living. In the home of Judge Garrity, the eighteen-year-old Timmy calls his father 'Sir' and the pair have 'man-to-man' talks, like Andy Hardy and the Judge. Hansy Mueller, a minor German diplomat, has a fateful encounter with the actors Micheal Mac Liammoir and Hilton Edwards. Sunny Day, a blonde star in the making, joins the Standing Ovations in The Great Waltz. And Canon Turmoyle has been keeping a sensational diary." "Which is not to forget Doctor Moone, who styles himself after his look-alike, Doc Boone in Stagecoach, and goes looking for a showdown with the dastardly Plummer brothers in the streets of Lordsburg. As the narrator Perry Perry, tells his wife Babs, 'We aren't in Kansas any more.' Or aren't they?"--BOOK JACKET
The Patrick Pearse Motel : a comedy by Hugh Leonard( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 137 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

Out after dark by Hugh Leonard( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Irresistibly rich and entertaining, Out After Dark is Hugh Leonard's classic memoir of a Dublin adolescence in the forties and fifties. The companion volume to his acclaimed Home Before Night, it travels from schooldays and altar-boyhood to early bliss at the Astoria and problems with Gloria and Dolores; and finally to the beginnings of a career that would establish its author as one of Ireland's foremost playwrights."--Jacket
 
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Wuthering Heights
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 (178)

German (4)

Dutch (1)

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Wuthering HeightsWild people : travels with Borneo's head-huntersSelected plays of Hugh LeonardThe moonstoneThe Irish R.MFillumsOut after dark