WorldCat Identities

Pinner, David 1940-

Overview
Works: 75 works in 172 publications in 2 languages and 5,185 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Historical television programs  Television plays  Made-for-TV movies  Film adaptations  Periodicals  Historical films  Serial publications 
Roles: Author, Actor, Translator, Other, Performer
Classifications: PR6066.I5, 822.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Pinner
Newton's darkness : two dramatic views by Carl Djerassi( )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The joy of misery : four one-act plays by David Pinner( )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakebag is a farcical comedy about an amateur company's chaotic rehearsal of Macbeth and A Midsummer Night's Dream on the Bard's birthday while the amused ghost of Shakespeare looks down from on high at the antics of his thespian 'mechanicals'
Oh, to be in England by David Pinner( )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Like Pinner's contemporaneous 1973 Stalin play The Teddy Bears' Picnic, Oh, To Be In England was unproduceable at the time of its writing because of its unapologetic skewering of political extremism in the UK. Unlike The Teddy Bears' Picnic, which finally ran in 1990 to press acclaim, Oh, To Be In England has remained lost. After thirty-five years, it is now receiving its world premiere after thirty five years. Frighteningly prescient, and tragically current, Oh, To Be In England is a dark comedy examining what it means to live in an ex-empire in economic free-fall, and the political and pe
Vampire trilogy by David Pinner( )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fanghorn by David Pinner( Book )

11 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A purple comedy which shows the necessity of trusting and believing other people, even if other people are untrustworthy and unbelievable." -- book cover
New English dramatists( )

in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ritual by David Pinner( Book )

14 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Police officer David Hanlin is requested to investigate the presumed murder of a child in an obscure rural village of Cornwall. During the protagonist's short stay, he is slowly subjected to a spectacle of psychological trickery, sexual seduction, ancient religious practices and nightmarish sacrificial rituals."--Back cover
The Stalin trilogy by David Pinner( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Communication skills by Fran Beisler( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lady Day ; Revelations by David Pinner( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Midsummer ; All Hallows' Eve by David Pinner( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Communication skills by David Pinner( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Skills for competent communication in the commercial, industrial and professional worlds"--Back cover
Lenin in love by David Pinner( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lenin in Love is a comedy about a tragedy, which exposes the sexual troika and the sadistic proclivities of arguably the foremost political genius of the last century. Lenin was a passionate lover, Machiavellian strategist and a calculating murderer, and the frenzied paradoxes inherent in his life changed the course of history
The Potsdam quartet by David Pinner( Book )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1982 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At the Potsdam Conference the "big four" of Stalin, Truman, Churchill and Atlee are "dividing up the world" offstage. Onstage are the four embittered musicians who are there to provide the background music to the conference. The play explores the personal and professional conflicts of a string quartet who have been playing together for many years, but are on the point of disintegrating"--Publisher
Three power plays by David Pinner( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two plays by David Pinner( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young King Henry of England asserts a hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathering an army and embarking on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs and forever change the face of Europe. Follows King Henry V as he unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and ensures peace by marrying a French princess
With my body: a novel by David Pinner( Book )

2 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There'll always be an England : a novel by David Pinner( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Business communication by David Pinner( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Newton's darkness : two dramatic views
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Oh, to be in EnglandVampire trilogyRitualThe Stalin trilogyLady Day ; RevelationsMidsummer ; All Hallows' EveLenin in loveThree power plays
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