WorldCat Identities

Smith, Ronald L. 1952-

Overview
Works: 29 works in 103 publications in 3 languages and 4,902 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies  Dictionaries  Discographies  Bibliography  History  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Songs and music 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PN2287.C632, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ronald L Smith
Cosby by Ronald L Smith( Book )

17 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts Bill Cosby's long and difficult road to success with the number one Emmy winner, "The Cosby show."
The stars of stand-up comedy : a biographical encyclopedia by Ronald L Smith( Book )

8 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical encyclopedia of American comedians as well as stand up styles. Includes all type of comics: regional performers, risque acts, lounge acts, Vegas types, one-liner gag men, sketch artists, journeymen, slapsticks and sophisticates
Johnny Carson : an unauthorized biography by Ronald L Smith( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who's who in comedy : comedians, comics, and clowns from vaudeville to today's stand-ups by Ronald L Smith( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An encyclopedic chronicle of the lives, careers, and comic styles of over four hundred of the twentieth century's most celebrated funny people from around the world
Horror stars on radio : the broadcast histories of 29 chilling Hollywood voices by Ronald L Smith( )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book chronicles the radio appearances of horror genre stars, including Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Peter Lorre, Vincent Price, and more, including "Scream Queens" like Fay Wray. It contains script excerpts from radio shows as well as narrated albums and music singles. Each star's appearances are listed by show and air date, with descriptions of the subject matter"--Provided by publisher
The Comedy quote dictionary by Ronald L Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a compilation of more than 2000 quips, quotes, jokes, and epigrams from contemporary comedians
Sweethearts of '60s TV by Ronald L Smith( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Interviews & photos of the real women behind TV's most memorable female characters"--Cover
Poe in the media : screen, songs, and spoken word recordings by Ronald L Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain of the Queen by Robert H Arnott( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy on record : the complete critical discography by Ronald L Smith( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy stars at 78 RPM : biographies and discographies of 89 American and British recording artists, 1896-1946 by Ronald L Smith( Book )

6 editions published in 1998 in English and Italian and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosby by Ronald L Smith( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and Dutch and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the personal life and career of actor/comedian Bill Cosby, from his early years in the poor section of Philadelphia to the current popularity of the TV series, The Cosby show
Comic support : second bananas in the movies by Ronald L Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to those often-overlooked actors whose job was to take the brunt of the jokes and make the leading stars look good -- Back cover
The Stooge fan's I.Q. test : the ultimate challenge! by Ronald L Smith( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goldmine comedy record price guide by Ronald L Smith( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who'd say that? by Ronald L Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fight for Tonight : [from Steve Allen and Johnny Carson to Arsenio and Leno] by Ronald L Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bedside book of celebrity sex quizzes by Ronald L Smith( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder in the skin trade by Ronald L Smith( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventy years of great film comedians : a Joe Franklin memory lane scrapbook by Ronald L Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Horror stars on radio : the broadcast histories of 29 chilling Hollywood voicesThe Comedy quote dictionarySweethearts of '60s TVComedy stars at 78 RPM : biographies and discographies of 89 American and British recording artists, 1896-1946CosbySeventy years of great film comedians : a Joe Franklin memory lane scrapbook
Alternative Names
Lande Smith, Ronald 1952-

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Languages
English (89)

Dutch (1)

Italian (1)