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Rattigan, Terence

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Most widely held works by Terence Rattigan
Separate tables; two plays by Terence Rattigan( Book )

69 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Ross, a dramatic portrait by Terence Rattigan( Book )

28 editions published between 1960 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A play based on the Arabian War exploits of Thomas Edward Lawrence
The deep blue sea by Terence Rattigan( Book )

47 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A play in three acts
French without tears by Terence Rattigan( Book )

55 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The action of the play revolves around a group of male friends who have been sent to a 'cram school' in France to help prepare them for their exams. But the boys are more interested in chasing girls than learning French. All of them are lured in by and simultaneously disdainful of the flirtatious and confident Diana, who proceeds to seduce each of them in turn. The men claim that she is the one distracting them from the task at hand, and thus potentially damaging their future careers. The play is a portrait of a group of men caught between their adolescent desires and the threat of looming adulthood
The Browning version by Anthony Asquith( Visual )

21 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moving drama about an aging English schoolmaster who comes to grips with his personal and professional failures
Collected plays of Terence Rattigan by Terence Rattigan( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prince and the showgirl by Terence Rattigan( Visual )

23 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London, 1911 and the coronation of George V is upcoming. Many of the worlds dignitaries are turning up for the event, including Prince Charles, the Regent of Carpathia, is running the country until his son King Nicolas comes of age in eighteen months. Nicolas is pro-German. Charles is pro-English. This would be unimportant but Carpathia has the fourth best army in Europe, and the young man is getting impatient. In an attempt to curry favor with the Prince, he is treated to a trip to see a musical, where he meets actress Elsie Marina. He has an appreciative eye for showgirls, but he gets more than he bargained for with Elsie. Introduced to the eccentric Queen Dowager, Elsie's unfamiliarity with royal protocol and manners charms her thoroughly, and Elsie ends up being made lady in waiting, and attends the coronation
Goodbye, Mr. Chips( Visual )

6 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and French and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Chips is a shy and proper classics professor who teaches at an English all-boys school. He falls in love with a London dance-hall girl and decides to marry her. The couple makes Brookfield Academy for Boys its home and brightens the school with their unlikely union
Cause célèbre : a play in two acts by Terence Rattigan( Book )

13 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sleeping prince by Terence Rattigan( Book )

43 editions published between 1950 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In praise of love : a comedy by Terence Rattigan( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and Dutch and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terence Rattigan's 'In Praise of Love' is a play about a husband and wife who, with the best of intentions, deceive each other over the wife's fatal illness. It was based in part on the relationship between Rattigan's friend, the actor Rex Harrison, and his wife Kay Kendall, who died of leukaemia
The Browning version by Mike Figgis( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a student who inspires his brilliant yet beleaguered and unappreciated teacher. The brilliant but stern classics instructor at a posh prep school is forced out of his job and into the realization that he is despised in the classroom and at home. One student's act of kindness gives the proud academic the inspiration and courage to build his new life
The sleeping prince; a play by Terence Rattigan( Book )

2 editions published between 1954 and 1957 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sleeping Prince is a 1953 play by Terence Rattigan. Set in London, England in 1911, it tells the story of a young actress who meets and ultimately captivates a Prince. --Wikipedia.com. This play was made into a 1957 movie entitled "The Prince and the Showgirl," which starred Marilyn Monroe
Plays by Terence Rattigan( Book )

in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bequest to the nation: a play in two acts by Terence Rattigan( Book )

18 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Browning version : a play in one act by Terence Rattigan( Book )

14 editions published between 1949 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A play about a schoolmaster at an English boarding school who must go into retirement due to ill health
The Winslow boy : play in two acts (four scenes) by Terence Rattigan( Book )

9 editions published between 1946 and 1973 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In praise of love; a play by Terence Rattigan( Book )

11 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To skuespil
The V.I.P.s by Anthony Asquith( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elite passengers waiting for London-to-U.S. flights get fogged in, and have to deal with their problems rather than run from them
After the dance by Terence Rattigan( Book )

14 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"First performed to great acclaim in 1939 but subsequently forgotten until a BBC-TV revival in 1994, After the Dance is back in print for the first time in fifty years. Set in the Mayfair flat of a high-living, hard-drinking writer, the plot turns on his simultaneous involvement with his wife (who commits suicide) and an earnest-minded younger woman..."--Back cover
 
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Alternative Names
Rattigan, Terence

Rattigan, Terence 1911-1977

Rattigan, Terence 1911-1977 Sir

Rattigan, Terence Mervin 1911-1977

Rattigan, Terence Mervyn

Rattigan, Terence Mervyn 1911-1977

Rattigan, Terence Sir

Rattigan, Terence, Sir, 1911-1977

Rattigan, Terrance

Rattigan, Terrence

Rattigan, Terrence 1911-1977

Rattigan, Terrence 1911-1977 Sir

Rattigan, Terrence, Sir, 1911-1977

Terence Rattigan britischer Dramatiker und Drehbuchautor

Terence Rattigan Brits auteur

Terence Rattigan commediografo e sceneggiatore britannico

Terence Rattigan dramaturge et scénariste

Terrence Rattigan

Τέρενς Ράττιγκαν Άγγλος θεατρικός συγγραφέας

Реттиген, Теренс

ترنس رتیگان

تيرانس راتيجان، 1911-1977

تيرنس راتيغان

테렌스 래티건

テレンス・ラティガン

ラティガン, テレンス

泰倫斯·拉提根

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The deep blue seaFrench without tearsThe Browning versionGoodbye, Mr. ChipsCause célèbre : a play in two actsIn praise of love : a comedyThe Browning version : a play in one actAfter the dance