WorldCat Identities

Hersholt, Jean 1886-1956

Overview
Works: 245 works in 437 publications in 4 languages and 9,091 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Poetry  Biography  Bibliography  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  Fiction  Portraits  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Translator, Editor, Performer, Former owner, Creator, Speaker, Host, Narrator
Classifications: PS3201, 811.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jean Hersholt
Heidi by Allan Dwan ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 2,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When her aunt tires of caring for her, orphan Heidi goes to live in the Alps with her gruff grandfather, who comes to adore her. Eventually placed with another family, Heidi fights to join her grandfather again
Grand Hotel by Edmund Goulding ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1932 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The glitz and glitter of Berlin's Grand Hotel comes alive with this story of love and betrayal
Greed by Erich Von Stroheim ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1924 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of three Californians whose friendship is destroyed by avarice after one wins a lottery jackpot
Alexander's ragtime band ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roger and his friend Charlie audition at a saloon in San Francisco's Barbary Coast. The number "Alexander's ragtime band" proves to be a sensation. Charlie soon falls in love with Stella who is the singer of the band. When Roger returns from World War I, he meets Stella and learns she and Charlie have married
Andersen's Fairy tales by H. C Andersen ( Book )
5 editions published between 1942 and 1970 in English and German and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of seventeen fairy tales from Danish storyteller Hans Christian Andersen
The complete Andersen; all of the 168 stories (some never before tr. into English, and a few never before pub.) by H. C Andersen ( Book )
12 editions published between 1949 and 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catalog of the Jean Hersholt collection of Hans Christian Andersen; original manuscripts, letters, first editions, presentation copies, and related materials by Library of Congress ( Book )
6 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leaves of grass by Walt Whitman ( Book )
1 edition published in 1860 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In addition to Leaves of Grass the text includes other poetic works by Whitman together with reviews by critics and poets
The Ocean waif ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ocean waif: In this film parody of the Pygmalion love story an abused young woman finds safety and eventually love in the arms of a famous novelist
Mark of the vampire ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mark of the vampire: Sir Karell Borotyn appears to have been killed by Count Mora, a vampire believed to haunt the local village. Now his daughter Irena is the Count's next target. Enter Professor Zelen, an expert on vampires who's sent in to prevent her death. At the same time, secrets are revealed surrounding the circumstances of Sir Karell's death
Mr. Moto in Danger Island ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in English and German and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Danger has a special sparkle when Mr. Moto heads to Puerto Rico to put a stop to the glut of contraband diamonds that are flooding the world's jewel market
The complete stories by H. C Andersen ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Hans Christian Andersen is recognised as one of the most gifted storytellers the world has ever known and the popularity of his stories endures to this day. This book, published to commemorate the 200th anniversary of his birth, contains a complete collection of Andersen's stories and includes classic illustrations by artists such as Arthur Rackham. W. Heath Robinson, Mabel Lucie Attwell and Edmund Dulac. It also features thirteen illustrations specially commissioned for this volume."--BOOK JACKET
The Battle of the sexes ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A middle-aged magnate makes a fool of himself when he strays from his loving wife and children into the cynical arms of a gold digger and her dishonest lover
The Mark of Zorro and Don Q, son of Zorro ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mark of Zorro: Don Diego Vega is a comically effete young nobleman with a taste for tasseled sombreros and juvenile silk-hanky magic tricks. But when danger calls, Diego swathes himself in black, straps on a well-honed sword and storms the countryside as the mysterious Zorro, slicing his initial into the faces of the sentinals of oppression, pausing only to boldly romance the woman to whom his shy alter-ego can hardly summon the courage to speak
Hans Christian Andersen : the maker of fairy tales ... by H. C Andersen ( Book )
2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Susan Lenox (her fall and rise) ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A farm girl, forced to mary a brutish neighbor, runs away and into the arms of an engineer. Fate drives the lovers apart
Dr. Christian's office by Ruth Adams Knight ( Book )
4 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dick Whittington & his cat by Robert Lawson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells the legend of the poor boy who trades his beloved cat for a fortune in gold and jewels and becomes Lord Mayor of London
Hans Christian Andersen's shorter tales by H. C Andersen ( Book )
2 editions published between 1948 and 1949 in German and English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (143)
German (7)
French (2)
Spanish (1)
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