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Piper, Myfanwy

Overview
Works: 214 works in 784 publications in 4 languages and 9,458 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Drama  Operas  Diary fiction  Television adaptations  Librettos  Ghost stories  Musical settings  Vocal scores 
Roles: Librettist, Author, Other, Creator, Contributor, Editor, Illustrator, Adapter
Classifications: PS2116, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Myfanwy Piper
 
Most widely held works by Myfanwy Piper
The turn of the screw by Henry James( Recording )

101 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded Mar. 1981 in London
Death in Venice by Benjamin Britten( Recording )

38 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PEARS, Peter (tenor). SHIRLEY-QUIRK, John (baritone). MEMBERS OF THE ENGLISH OPERA GROUP. ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA. BEDFORD, Steuart (conductor). Recorded in The Maltings, Snape, under the supervision of the composer
The turn of the screw : op. 54, an opera in a prologue and two acts by Benjamin Britten( )

61 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death in Venice : an opera in two acts, op. 88 by Benjamin Britten( )

41 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The operas of Benjamin Britten : the complete librettos : illustrated with designs of the first productions by Benjamin Britten( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Owen Wingrave by Benjamin Britten( )

24 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LUXON, Benjamin (baritone). BAKER, Janet (mezzo-soprano). SHIRLEY-QUIRK, John (baritone). HARPER, Heather (soprano). PEARS, Peter (tenor). FISHER, Sylvia (soprano). VYVYAN, Jennifer (soprano). DOUGLAS, Nigel (tenor). WANDSWORTH SCHOOL BOY'S CHOIR. ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA. BRITTEN, Benjamin (conductor)
Death in Venice by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

32 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the grandeur and shabbiness of Venice in the grip of disease. Portrays the moral and physical degeneration of Aschenbach, the writer whose obsessive and self-devouring pursuit of beauty in the form of the boy Tadzio leads him to humiliation and death
Owen Wingrave : an opera in two acts, op. 85 by Benjamin Britten( )

37 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turn of the screw by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

20 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benjamin Britten's 1955 opera of Henry James' 1898 novella concerns the demonic possession of two children by a formerly alive governess and butler. Or maybe it's not. What first appears to be a stock ghost story about the struggle between good and evil takes on complex meanings through the medium of Britten's eerie music. The opera is divided into sixteen scenes, fifteen variations on one nine-measure "Screw" theme, so called in part because of its powerful delineation of mounting tension--Peter Bates
The turn of the screw by Benjamin Britten( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The turn of the screw = Die Drehung der Schraube : Oper in einem Prolog und zwei Akten by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

25 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1990 production of the English-language opera composed by Benjamin Britten, adapted from the classic Henry James story of a governess and ghosts. The opera was first performed in 1954
Owen Wingrave by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film "shot entirely on location, [in which] the story is updated from Edwardian times to the 1950's, establishing a connection with World War II."--Container
BRITTEN, B.: Very Best of (The)( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Turn of the screw by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

16 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The turn of the screw is an adaptation of Henry James' classic 19th-century tale of dark desires and supernatural Gothic horror. Carmilla is a chilling tale of supernatural passions and timeless horror about a beautiful vampire and the young girl she has under her spell
The turn of the screw; opera in two acts by Benjamin Britten( Book )

9 editions published between 1955 and 1968 in English and German and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Owen Wingrave ; Hölderlin fragments ; The poet's echo by Benjamin Britten( Recording )

6 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death in Venice by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TV movie version of the opera about an aging writer that becomes obsessed with a handsome young boy
The turn of the screw, op. 54 by Benjamin Britten( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reynolds Stone by Myfanwy Piper( Book )

6 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sea poems by Myfanwy Piper( Book )

8 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Death in Venice
Alternative Names
Evans, Mary 1911-1997

Evans, Mary Myfanwy

Evans, Mary Myfanwy 1911-1997

Evans, Myfanwy 1911-1997

Evans Piper, Myfanwy 1911-1997

Myfanwy Piper Brits kunstschilderes (1911-1997)

Myfanwy Piper Librettist; art critic

Piper, M. 1911-1997

Piper, Mary Myfanwy

Piper, Mary Myfanwy 1911-1997

Piper, Myfanwy Evans 1911-1997

파이퍼, 머파뉘 1911-1997

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