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Johnson, Celia 1908-1982

Overview
Works: 126 works in 544 publications in 3 languages and 10,609 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Domestic fiction  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television plays  Made-for-TV movies  Romance fiction  Television comedies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Costume designer, Singer, Illustrator
Classifications: PR4034, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Celia Johnson
 
Most widely held works by Celia Johnson
Noel Coward's Brief encounter by David Lean( Visual )

96 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson star as middle-class suburbanites whose casual friendship evolves into a passionate yearning for each other. But as their affections grow stronger, they must face a difficult decision that will affect both of their lives forever
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

46 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's tragedy about two teenagers who fall in love, encounter opposition from their feuding families, and take their own lives
All's well that ends well by William Shakespeare( Visual )

46 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Shakespeare's comedy about Helena, the new wife of Count Bertram, who resorts to chichanery to win the respect and affection of her husband
The prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Spark( Visual )

8 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home use only
In which we serve by Noel Coward( Visual )

33 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The survivors of the sinking of a British destroyer remember the ship's World War II career
Othello by William Shakespeare( Recording )

24 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Othello, a noble Moor, has a lieutenant, Iago, who is insanely jealous of Othello's success and higher rank. At every turn Iago plots to exploit Othello, undermine his trust in his wife, and deceive him into an all-consuming jealousy. Iago's successful conniving results in Othello smothering his wife. The treachery is revealed only after the murder. Othello wounds Iago in a vengeful fight, then kills himself
The captain's paradise by Anthony Kimmins( Visual )

14 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British captain of a steamer sailing between Gibralter and Tangier has a wife in each port, one to suit each of his personalities. All is plain sailing until it is the women's turn to explore another side of their personalities
The importance of being Earnest by Oscar Wilde( Recording )

12 editions published between 1953 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A witty comedy
Victor Hugo's Les miserables( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unemployed woodworker Jean Valjean steals a loaf of bread to feed his sister and her children, but is caught and sentenced to five years in prison. He escapes, and is pursued relentlessly by fanatical Inspector Javert. Hugo's novel expresses his humanitarian interest in the suffering of the common people
Noël Coward's This happy breed by David Lean( Visual )

44 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a London family from 1919 to 1939, and their struggle to maintain a stable life in the period between the two World Wars
The master builder by Henrik Ibsen( Recording )

13 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The play of young Solness, an architect, his aspirations, and his fear of the younger generation. Solness, born with "great and generous instincts" becomes imprisoned in the hard shell of his own selfishness and his jealous fear lest his success and position slip from him
Staying on by Desert Pictures( Visual )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retired Indian army colonel Tusker Smalley and his wife, Lucy, made the decision to stay on in India after the British withdrew in 1947. They have since resided peacefully in a bungalow annex of the run-down Smith Hotel. But their peace is about to be disturbed by the hotel owner whose plans for the hotel - and thier bungalow - will permanently change one corner of India that has remained forever England
Pride and prejudice by Jane Austen( Recording )

14 editions published between 1979 and 1986 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verwikkelingen rond de pogingen van een 19e eeuwse Engelse moeder om haar vijf dochters uit te huwelijken
100 poems to lift your spirits by Celia Johnson( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of one hundred poems about nature, nonsense, spirituality, and the human connection
The Caedmon short story collection by Caedmon( Recording )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Othello the moor of Venice by William Shakespeare( Recording )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Version recorded edited by G. B. Harrison
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This outstanding historical recording made in 1941 for radio is widely regarded as one of the finest Hamlet performances ever, and one of John Gielgud's greatest moments. Though he went on to record it for commercial release, nothing matched this recording in the BBC studios, made before the days of editing
The garden party Bliss by Katherine Mansfield( Recording )

9 editions published between 1960 and 1974 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Dalloway To the lighthouse by Virginia Woolf( Recording )

6 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Mrs. Dalloway and Peter Walsh from Mrs. Dalloway ; and Time passes from To the lighthouse
David Lean directs Noël Coward( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1. In which we serve. The story of the H.M.S. Torrin, a British naval ship, from its construction through its destruction in World War II. As the surviving crew cling to life boats and wreckage awaiting rescue, they flashback to their homes and loved ones and in so doing recall just why they are fighting and whom they are fighting for. Disc 2. This happy breed. The story of a London family from 1919 to 1939, and their struggle to maintain a stable life in the period between the two World Wars. -- Disc 3. Blithe spirit. A cynical, self-absorbed novelist sets out to expose a fake medium and ends up with the amorous ghost of his first wife on his hands. Disc. 4. Brief encounter. After a chance meeting on a train station, a married doctor and a suburban housewife enter into a muted but passionate, and ultimately doomed, love affair
 
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100 poems to lift your spirits
Alternative Names
Celia Johnson actrice britannique

Celia Johnson attrice britannica

Celia Johnson britische Schauspielerin

Celia Johnson britisk skodespelar

Celia Johnson britisk skuespiller

Celia Johnson Brits actrice (1908-1982)

Celia Johnson brittisk skådespelare

Celia Johnson brytyjska aktorka filmowa i telewizyjna

Celia Johnson English actress

CELIA OBE DAME JOHNSON

Silija Džonson

Джонсон, Селия

Селія Джонсон

Силија Џонсон

سلیا جانسون بازیگر بریتانیایی

셀리아 존슨 잉글랜드의 여자 배우

絲麗雅·強生

Languages
English (344)

Spanish (22)

French (3)

Covers
100 poems to lift your spiritsThe Caedmon short story collectionHamlet