WorldCat Identities

Leonard, Hugh

Overview
Works: 158 works in 423 publications in 3 languages and 9,166 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Biography  Comedy plays  Domestic drama  Memory plays  Television adaptations  Fiction  Made-for-TV movies  Television mini-series 
Subject Headings: Dramatists, Irish 
Roles: Author, Scenarist, Author of screenplay, Other, Conceptor, Proofreader
Publication Timeline
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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 959 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
Parnell and the Englishwoman by Hugh Leonard( Book )

9 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë( Visual )

13 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and held by 374 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
Country matters( Visual )

3 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 371 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
A wild people by Hugh Leonard( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 313 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
Stephen D. : a play in two acts by Hugh Leonard( Book )

10 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in English and held by 292 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 276 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 219 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 190 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 )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 182 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 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 172 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 139 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 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pizzazz by Hugh Leonard( Book )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out after dark by Hugh Leonard( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 41 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
Home before night by Hugh Leonard( Book )

12 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hugh Leonard's autobiographical evocation of his Dublin childhood in the thirties and forties is like an Irish Cider With Rosie - crammed with people and conversations, rich in poetry, full of love, laughter and rare pleasures."--Jacket
Rover and other cats by Hugh Leonard( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in Dutch and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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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)

Hugh Leonard scriitor irlandez

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Languages
English (179)

German (4)

Dutch (1)

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A wild peopleSelected plays of Hugh LeonardThe moonstoneThe Irish R.MFillumsOut after darkHome before night