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Hersholt, Jean 1886-1956

Works: 250 works in 509 publications in 7 languages and 9,648 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Poetry  Romance films  Juvenile works  Silent films  Made-for-TV movies  Musical films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Translator, Editor, Author, Performer, Former owner, Speaker, Creator, Narrator, Host
Classifications: PS3201, 811.3
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Most widely held works about Jean Hersholt
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Most widely held works by Jean Hersholt
Heidi by Johanna Spyri( Visual )

47 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her aunt tires of caring for her, orphan Heidi is taken into the Swiss mountains to live with her gruff grandfather, a hermit who comes to adore her. But the aunt returns to steal Heidi away, selling her to a family whose invalid daughter needs a companion. Bullied by an evil governess, Heidi still charms the entire household and never stops trying to return to her beloved grandfather
Grand Hotel by Edmund Goulding( Visual )

25 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The glitz and glitter of Berlin's Grand Hotel comes alive with this story of love and betrayal. Contains both fullscreen and widescreen
Greed by Erich Von Stroheim( Visual )

41 editions published between 1924 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 531 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 )

4 editions published between 1938 and 2004 in English and held by 432 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
Leaves of grass by Walt Whitman( Book )

3 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 341 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
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 )

8 editions published in 1954 in English and German and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ocean waif by Alice Guy( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'49-'17: A charming and suspenseful western parody about a millionaire who hires a wild west theatrical troupe to relive his past as a miner forty niner
Mark of the vampire( Visual )

5 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mask of Fu Manchu: Englishmen race to find the tomb of Genghis Khan. They have to get there fast, as the evil genius Dr. Fu Manchu is also searching, and if he gets the mysteriously powerful relics, he and his diabolical daughter will enslave the world
Hans Christian Andersen's shorter tales by H. C Andersen( Book )

4 editions published between 1948 and 1949 in German and English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella Dallas by King Vidor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1925 and 2013 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even after her marriage to well-bred Stephen Dallas ends, irrepressible Stella is determined to give their daughter the life she never had. When it comes down to her child's happiness versus her own, Stella's sacrifice is the epitome of bravery
Mr. Moto in Danger Island( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 139 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 132 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."--Jacket
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 )

8 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Battle of the sexes by D. W Griffith( Visual )

8 editions published between 1928 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 105 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 97 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 Complete Fairy Tales by H. C Andersen( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the best-loved fairy tales of Hans Christian Andersen, including?The Ugly Duckling,"?Thumbelina,"?The Red Shoes,"?The Princess on the Pea," and?The Emperor's New Clothes," fill the pages of this beautiful leather-bound collector's edition. Also included is?The Tallow Candle"?one of the earliest stories written by Andersen, just discovered recently! A great book of bedtime stories or for rainy day reading, as there are both short and long anecdotes included. Curl up with this collection of classics and lose yourself in childhood memories
The complete Andersen: by H. C Andersen( Book )

6 editions published between 1949 and 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Hersholt's album of Hollywood stars by Jean Hersholt( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An album of photographs from all of Hersholt's films
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Grand Hotel
Alternative Names
Džin Heršolt

Jean Hersholt acteur de cinéma et cinéaste

Jean Hersholt Amerikaans filmacteur (1886-1956)

Jean Hersholt attore danese

Jean Hersholt dänisch-US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Джийн Хършолт актьор

Хершолт, Джин

Џин Хершолт

ז'אן הרשולט

ژان هرشولت

진 허숄트




Mark of the vampireThe complete stories