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Bernstein, Burton

Overview
Works: 26 works in 98 publications in 3 languages and 5,216 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies  Autobiographies  History  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Personal correspondence  Nonfiction television programs  Academic theses 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS3539.H94, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Burton Bernstein
 
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Thurber : a biography by Burton Bernstein( Book )

22 editions published between 1975 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In life, James Thurber called himself "a wide-eyed son of a bitch with a glass in his hand". Here, in Burton Bernstein's indispensable biography, readers learn how the famed New Yorker humorist and columnist changed from a shy, handicapped Ohioan to the tormented man be became. The author will be featured on a PBS documentary on Thurber this spring. 27 line illustations
Leonard Bernstein : American original ; how a modern renaissance man transformed music and the world during his New York Philharmonic years, 1943-1976 by Burton Bernstein( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visual tribute to the life and career of the pioneering conductor evaluates his role as a first American-born and trained conductor of a major orchestra, in an account that analyzes his contributions in a range of venues
Family matters, Sam, Jennie, and the kids by Burton Bernstein( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2000 in English and Japanese and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Look, ma, I am kool! and other casuals by Burton Bernstein( Book )

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

On title page: (Being a collection of humor pieces by youngish writers, in which the question "Whatever happened to literate humor?" is, perhaps, answered)
The sticks; a profile of Essex County, New York by Burton Bernstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Grove by Burton Bernstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonard Bernstein : American original by Burton Bernstein( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of essays in which contributors examine the life and music of Leonard Bernstein and his relationship to New York City and the New York Philharmonic, the orchestra he directed between 1943 and 1976. Includes personal recollections and photographs from Bernstein's brother, Burton
The lost art by Burton Bernstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Bernsteins by Burton Bernstein( Book )

11 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in German and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beat it, kid ... you can't vote( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinai : the great and terrible wilderness by Burton Bernstein( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on tour trips through the Sinai, the book recounts wandering Bellouins, the treasures of St. Catherine's Monastery and much more
Thurber : a biography : Ill. with drawings by James Thurber and photographs( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of James Thurber by Burton Bernstein( Recording )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thurber : a biography. Illustrated with drawings by James Thurber, and photos by Burton Bernstein( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Burton Bernstein talks about his first meeting with James Thurber] by Burton Bernstein( Recording )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Burton Bernstein talks about his first meeting with James Thurber
Measurement of second-sound pulse amplitudes in liquid helium II by Burton Bernstein( )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Thurber papers by Lewis C Branscomb( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Chiefly correspondence and other materials relating to OSU's Thurber Collection, dating from its establishment in 1961 until Prof. Branscomb's retirement in 1981. Correspondents include: Burton Bernstein, Malcolm Cowley, Charles Shiveley Holmes, Thomas B. Meek, John Duncan Miller, James Edward Pollard, Joel Sayre, Nora Sayre and Helen Thurber
Before West Side Story : Leonard Bernstein's Boston( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Audio, video, print, and online materials from the class of the same name, taught by Professors Carol J. Oja and Kay Kaufman Shelemay at Harvard University in Spring, 2006. The seminar explored the childhood and early career of composer and musician Leonard Bernstein. It included investigating the communities and institutions that shaped Bernstein's early years. The students conducted interviews with Bernstein's classmates, colleagues, and friends, and examined archival resources at institutions including Congregation Mishkan Tefila (the Bernstein family's synagogue), the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Harvard University, the New England Conservatory, the City of Boston, the New York Philharmonic, and the Library of Congress, which houses the extensive Leonard Bernstein Collection. The class was followed by an exhibit at the Eda Kuhn Loeb Music Library of Harvard University and by a festival entitled Leonard Bernstein : Boston to Broadway, which was held October 12-14, 2006. The class, exhibit, and festival culminated in the website Leonard Bernstein's Boston Years : Team Research in a Harvard Classroom
Sinai : the great and terrible wilderness by Burton Bernstein( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An account of 4 trips the author took through Sinai reporting on its past and present. Offers a look into Bedouin habits, customs, culture, and a description of the beautiful and forbidding land
Leonard Bernstein American original : How a modern renaissance man transformed music and the world during his New York Philharmonic years, 1943-1976 by Burton Bernstein( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
バーンスタイン, バートン

Languages
English (80)

German (11)

Japanese (2)