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Hersholt, Jean 1886-1956

Overview
Works: 282 works in 578 publications in 5 languages and 10,059 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  Fairy tales  Poetry  Film adaptations  Children's films  Silent films  Romance films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Translator, Editor, Author, Performer, Former owner, Speaker, Creator, Contributor, Narrator, Host, Costume designer
Classifications: PS3201, 811.3
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Heidi by Johanna Spyri( Visual )

54 editions published between 1937 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,901 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 )

30 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Berlin's mythical Grand Hotel, whose patrons glitter with the same cold brilliance as the art-deco trappings that surround them, is the scene where the lives of various guests become intertwined
The ugly duckling by H. C Andersen( Book )

9 editions published between 1942 and 2017 in English and German and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of Danish fairy tales
Greed by Erich Von Stroheim( Visual )

33 editions published between 1924 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 457 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 )

5 editions published between 1938 and 2004 in English and held by 437 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 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham Lincoln read it with approval, but Emily Dickinson described its bold language and themes as "disgraceful." Ralph Waldo Emerson found it "the most extraordinary piece of wit and wisdom that America has yet produced." Published at the author's expense on July 4, 1855, Leaves of Grass inaugurated a new voice and style into American letters and gave expression to an optimistic, bombastic vision that took the nation as its subject
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 )

9 editions published in 1954 in English and German and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella Dallas by King Vidor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1925 and 2013 in English and held by 177 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
The mark of Zorro by Fred Niblo( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark of Zorro: As the famous Mexican Robin Hood, Don Diego springs into action as Zorro, the crusader for the rights of the Mexican people. Through the Zorro character, Fairbanks ushered in the legendary cycle of adventure films and established the genre of the American action film
Fairy tales of Hans Christian Andersen by H. C Andersen( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of forty of Andersen's best-loved fairy tales
The ocean waif( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 150 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 )

4 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 148 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
The complete Andersen : all of the 168 stories (some never before translated into English, and a few never before published) by H. C Andersen( Book )

13 editions published between 1949 and 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Moto in Danger Island( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home use only
The complete stories by H. C Andersen( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 134 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 by H. C Andersen( Book )

3 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hans Christian Andersen : the maker of fairy tales ... by H. C Andersen( Book )

2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hans Christian Andersen, the Complete Fairy Tales by H. C Andersen( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 96 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 Shirley Temple collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2014 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 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helga, a poor farm girl, runs off from the lecherous brute who means to marry her and lands in the arms of a charming neighbor, engineer Rodney Spencer. When misfortune separates them, Helga seeks refuge with circus folk, then is forced to trade her body for survival in an uncaring world. Using the name Susan Lenox, the fallen woman rises high, all the way to a Manhattan penthouse
 
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Alternative Names
Džin Heršolt

Jean Hersholt acteur de cinéma et cinéaste

Jean Hersholt americký herec dánského původu

Jean Hersholt Amerikaans filmacteur (1886-1956)

Jean Hersholt attore danese

Jean Hersholt dänisch-US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Джийн Хършолт актьор

Джин Гершолт американський актор

Хершолт, Джин

Џин Хершолт

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ז'אן הרשולט

ז'אן הרשולט שחקן אמריקאי

ژان هرشولت

진 허숄트

ジーン・ハーショルト

簡·赫爾索特

Languages
English (189)

German (9)

French (3)

Spanish (2)

Chinese (1)