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Great Amwell Company

Overview
Works: 93 works in 196 publications in 1 language and 5,610 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Internet videos  Poetry  Action and adventure films  Educational films  Fiction  Historical films  Television adaptations 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Great Amwell Company
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 411 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
Life on the Mississippi( Visual )

13 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes Mark Twain's own experiences as an apprentice riverboat pilot on the Mississippi River before the Civil War
The world of Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claire Bloom portrays Emily Dickinson in this dramatic presentation of her "Letters to the world."
The glorious romantics a poetic return to the regency( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the personalities and poetry of Byron, Shelley and Keats as seen through the eyes of their contemporary Leigh Hunt
Robert Frost New England in Autumn( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides biographical insight on Robert Frost through dramatic presentations of his poems and letters
William Shakespeare a poet for all time( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed on location in Stratford-on-Avon and other sites, Shakespearean actors recite some of the Bard's best known works
America in portrait( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 160 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 158 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
With a feminine touch( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 156 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 lake poets Wordsworth and Coleridge( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 155 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
Spoon River Anthology A Poetic Portrait Gallery by Edgar Lee Masters( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes excerpts from Edgar Lee Masters' Spoon River anthology, along with works of other poets
The poetry hall of fame collection( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 147 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
A Zooful of poetry( Visual )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1999 in English and held by 138 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!
The Private history of a campaign that failed( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 122 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
New England in autumn the poetry of Robert Frost( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of Frost's poems chose to suit a perfect New England autumn day. Filmed in the beautiful farm country of Massachusetts
Robert and Elizabeth Browning( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 110 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
An American original e.e. cummings( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a biography of cummings along with excerpts from many of his works
Whispers on the wind( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 104 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
A quip with Yip and friends( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 92 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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