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Calandra, Denis

Overview
Works: 82 works in 247 publications in 2 languages and 14,327 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Live sound recordings  Study guides  Operas  Stories, plots, etc  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor
Classifications: PT2666.A8, 832.914
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Most widely held works about Denis Calandra
 
Most widely held works by Denis Calandra
Macbeth : notes by Denis Calandra( )

16 editions published between 1960 and 1999 in English and held by 1,642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study guide to Shakespeare's play about a man who is told that he will be king, and acts to hasten the prediction's fulfillment; provides biographical information about the author, a brief synopsis, summaries and commentaries on each act, character analyses, review questions, essay topics, and a selected bibliography
The crucible : notes, including life and background, list of characters, commentaries, critical analysis, the historical background, review questions and essay topics, appendixes, selected bibliography by Denis Calandra( )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on The Crucible, including list of characters, commentaries, critical analysis, and more
Lord of the flies : notes by Denis Calandra( )

14 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study guide to "Lord of the Flies," the story of a group of boys who become savages after being stranded on a deserted island; providing biographical information about the author, summaries and commentaries on each chapter, an analysis of the book and its characters, review questions, and a selected bibliography
Much ado about nothing : notes, including life of Shakespeare, introduction to the play, brief synopsis of the play, list of characters, summaries and commentaries, character sketches, suggested essay questions, selected bibliography by Denis Calandra( )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on a comedy with two main plots. One the love affair of Beatrice and Benedick, the other a conspiracy against Claudio
Richard II : notes by Denis Calandra( )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 1,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the drama of a king too fine and dandy to be an effective ruler. Faulted with incompetence and hoodwinked by his court, he loses his kingdom as the result of following his pleasure's course
The Comedy of errors, Love's labour's lost, & the two gentlemen of Verona : notes by Denis Calandra( )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Including life of Shakespeare, introduction to each play, list of characters in each play, summaries and commentaries for each play, and selected bibliography
Tartuffe, the misanthrope, & the bourgeois gentleman : notes by Denis Calandra( )

6 editions published between 1967 and 1999 in English and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Tartuffe, a witty 17th-century French comedy, a religious hypocrite almost succeeds in his plot to jail a naive friend and his family and thereby get the title to their home. The Misanthrope centers on a man who decides to speak and act with complete honesty, despite the fact that society has its hypocritical aspects. Love enters the picture, and the results are funny and filled with disillusionment. Moliere's play The Bourgeois Gentleman tells us about a boring, unimaginative, and newly wealthy man who decides that he will become a first-class gentleman. Many comic epi
Fathers and sons : notes by Denis Calandra( )

6 editions published between 1966 and 1998 in English and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plays by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New German dramatists : a study of Peter Handke, Franz Xaver Kroetz, Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Heiner Müller, Thomas Brasch, Thomas Bernhard, and Botho Strauss by Denis Calandra( Book )

18 editions published in 1983 in English and German and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cliffs Notes on Shakespeare's All's well that ends well, the merry wives of Windsor : notes by Denis Calandra( )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This CliffsNotes guide includes everything you've come to expect from the trusted experts at CliffsNotes, including analysis of the most widely read literary works
Brecht's Mother Courage & the caucasian chalk circle : notes by Denis Calandra( )

3 editions published between 1977 and 2002 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using strong metaphors as a way to create a clear anti-illusionistic atmosphere, Brecht's works highlight humans' eternal grappling with their environment to get ahead in the world; nowhere is this more evident in Mother Courage and The Caucasian Chalk Circle
Lord of the flies; notes. Including life of the author, summaries and commentaries analyzing Lord of the flies, character analyses, review questions [and] selected bibliography by Denis Calandra( Book )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1998 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers critical commentaries, character analyses, essays, and review questions on "The Lord of the Flies."
Macbeth : notes including life of the author ... by Denis Calandra( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crucible : notes by Denis Calandra( Book )

14 editions published between 1968 and 1999 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clear description of the actions and thoughts of the story and a concise interpretation
Much ado about nothing : notes by Denis Calandra( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bitter tears of Petra von Kant by Gerald Barry( )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turgenev's Fathers and sons : notes ... by Denis Calandra( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 1993 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. CliffsNotes on Fathers and Sons explores the social pressures and conflicts of mid-nineteenth-century Russia. When first published, the novel stirred terrific uproar, from conservatives and liberals alike. Follow the story of a nihilist as the novel's central figure, a person who "examines everything from a critical point of view . . . a person who does not bo
Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev's Fathers and sons by Denis Calandra( )

2 editions published between 1966 and 2002 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Misanthrope & Bourgeois gentleman : notes by Denis Calandra( Book )

4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Comedy of errors, Love's labour's lost, & the two gentlemen of Verona : notes
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The crucible : notes, including life and background, list of characters, commentaries, critical analysis, the historical background, review questions and essay topics, appendixes, selected bibliographyLord of the flies : notesMuch ado about nothing : notes, including life of Shakespeare, introduction to the play, brief synopsis of the play, list of characters, summaries and commentaries, character sketches, suggested essay questions, selected bibliographyRichard II : notesThe Comedy of errors, Love's labour's lost, & the two gentlemen of Verona : notesTartuffe, the misanthrope, & the bourgeois gentleman : notesFathers and sons : notesPlays
Alternative Names
Calandra, Denis M.

Languages
English (143)

German (1)