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Great Amwell Company

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Works: 89 works in 202 publications in 1 language and 4,893 library holdings
Genres: Internet videos  Educational films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Film adaptations  Poetry  Biography  Fiction  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies 
Classifications: PN1997, 811.52
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Most widely held works by Great Amwell Company
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures of a boy and a runaway slave on the Mississippi River in pre-Civil War America
Mark Twain's Pudd'nhead Wilson by Alan Bridges( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Twain uses his insight and wit to explore the issues of slavery, mother/son relationships, justice, and the many shapes of human folly. A mulatto slave switches her disconcertingly white baby with her master's son to protect it in a time of strong racial prejudice
The glorious romantics : a poetic return to the regency( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lover's delight lay in the words of Lord Byron, John Keats, and Percy Bysshe Shelley as they caressed the English language with their poetic phrases. British actress Jean Marsh (Upstairs, Downstairs) complements a wonderful ensemble of actors in this essential collection of Romantic poetry
Life on the Mississippi( Visual )

13 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of a young man's apprenticeship as a river pilot on the Mississippi River
Robert Frost : New England in Autumn by Robert Frost( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides biographical insight on Robert Frost through dramatic presentations of his poems and letters
The world of Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claire Bloom portrays Emily Dickinson in this dramatic presentation of her "Letters to the world."
William Shakespeare : a Poet for All Time( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatic presentation of some of William Shakespeare's best known works
America in portrait( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents recitations from the works of various American poets including Robert Frost, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Edgar Allan Poe, Carl Sandburg, and Edgar Lee Masters
The Innocents abroad by ( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes Mark Twain's journal of his 1867 trip to Europe and the Holy Land. He and his companions, together find humor in the foolishness of other American travelers
A Zooful of poetry( Visual )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1999 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come for a fun-filled tour of the San Diego Wild Animal Park while at the same time you'll be enjoying a pack of poems - or is it a herd of verse? - all about animals!
Spoon River Anthology : a Poetic Portrait Gallery by Edgar Lee Masters( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes excerpts from Edgar Lee Masters' Spoon River anthology, along with works of other poets
The lake poets : Wordsworth and Coleridge( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"William Wordsworth, his sister Dorothy, his wife Mary, and his friend Samuel Taylor Coleridge often set out on walking tours through the beautiful Lake District of England. The members of The First Poetry Quartet follow in their footsteps as they visit Wordsworth's home at Dove Cottage, travel by carriage to the mountains above Ullswater, and wend their way by twilight to the lake at Grasmere. Excerpts from Dorothy's journals and letters introduce the poetry selections"--Container
With a feminine touch( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readings from the poetry of some of the foremost women poets, including works by Edna St. Vincent Millay, Emily Dickinson, Emily Bronte, Sylvia Plath and Charlotte Bronte
The poetry hall of fame collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"133 of the world's most famous poems cleverly performed and artistically interpreted by the First Poetry Quartet and celebrity guests ... Dramatic performances by Claire Bloom, LeVar Burton, Robert Culp, Ruby Dee, Henry Fonda, Will Geer, Fred Gwynne, Valerie Harper, Jack Lemmon, Vincent Price, William Shatner, Irene Worth and other celebrities"--Container
e. e. cummings : an American Original( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Harvard-educated writer, who preferred to sign his name in all lower case, is known for the eccentricity of the typography and punctuation he employed to reinforce the rhythm and meaning of words. His poems truly leap off the page when performed aloud. This program, which celebrated the beauty of the individual, is set in a re-creation of New York's Greenwich Village, where e.e. cummings lived for nearly forty years
The Private history of a campaign that failed by Peter H Hunt( Visual )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes Mark Twain's tale based on his two weeks as a Missouri militiaman in the Civil War and his later antiwar statement entitled The war prayer
Mark Twain's Life on the Mississippi by Peter H Hunt( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of a young man's apprenticeship as a river pilot on the Mississippi River in the 1850s
Whispers on the wind( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an exciting and innovative look at the timeless poetry which shapes our literary heritage. Includes the works of D.H. Lawrence, DeBose Heyward, Alexander Pope, James Dickey, and Tennessee Williams
Robert and Elizabeth Browning( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most celebrated of literary romances is explored in the setting of an apartment on Wimpole Street, as distinguished actor Jack Gwillim, Jill Tanner, and Nicholas Woodeson perform poems by Robert and Elizabeth Barrett Browning
A quip with Yip and friends( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents limericks and light verse by Ogden Nash, e.e. cummings, Dorothy Parker, Edgar 'Yip' Harburg, Phyllis McGinley, and anonymous works
 
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The glorious romantics : a poetic return to the regency
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