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Sackler, Howard

Overview
Works: 363 works in 730 publications in 1 language and 11,897 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Christmas stories  Juvenile works  History  Ghost stories  Radio plays  Audio adaptations  Radio adaptations  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Director, Author, Author of screenplay, Performer, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, dr, Conceptor, Other, dir, dtr, Recipient, Creator
Classifications: PR4572, 812.54
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Howard Sackler, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Howard Sackler
The great white hope : a play by Howard Sackler ( Book )
36 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in English and held by 1,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Based on the tumultuous career of Jack Johnson, who in 1908 became the first Negro heavyweight champion of the world ..."--Jacket
Jaws 2 by Jeannot Szwarc ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vier jaar nadat een witte haai de kust van Long Island teisterde, wordt een badplaats geconfronteerd met een zo mogelijk nog woestere soortgenoot, die een vloot pleziervaartuigjes aanvalt
The glass menagerie by Tennessee Williams ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1964 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A strong willed woman attempts to impose her shattered dreams into the life and personality of her shy, reclusive daughter
A few enquiries by Howard Sackler ( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antigone by Sophocles ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1900 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Howard Sackler directs this production of Sophocles' Antigone starring Doroty Tutin, Max Adrian jeremy Brett, Eileen Atkins, Geoffery Dunn
Poems and letters of Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1958 and 1991 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collections of Emily Dickinson's best poems interspersed with letters she wrote to those close to her
Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1966 and 1972 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A ruthless, neurotic woman helps a man who once loved her to kill himself, then kills herself
Lysistrata by Aristophanes ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1962 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Aristophanes' comedy, written in the 5th century, Greek women led by Lysistrata of Athens stage a sex strike for peace. They vow to give up going to bed with men until the men decide to give up their futile war
Spoon River anthology by Edgar Lee Masters ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1965 and 1987 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From a cemetery in a fictional mid-American town, the dead speak their truth. Some speak of hardships and sordidness; others, of their simple honest, happy lives. Whether elderly or youthful, mortality has claimed them all. As we here these dramatic monologues, we understand a little more about what it is to be human
Three sisters by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1967 and 1995 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meet Olga, Masha, and Irina, warm and cultured young sisters who were reared in the exciting hubbub of Moscow, but have been living in the dull, gossipy backwaters of Russia for far too long. With their father's passing, and the ordinary grip of day-to-day life slowly suffocating them, the urge to return to the city with its rich and exciting life rises to a fever pitch. First performed in 1901, Three Sisters beautifully mixes humor and heartbreak and is a perennial favorite of actors and audiences alike. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring Jennifer Westfeldt as Masha; Tessa Thompson as Irina; Sarah Zimmerman as Olga; Jon Hamm as Vershinin; Josh Clark as Solyony and Rode; Josh Cooke as Kulygin; Dan Donohue as Tuzenbach; Pamela Dunlap as Anfisa; Marc Halsey as Fedotik; Rebecca Mozo as Natasha; Robert Pine as Chebutykin and Ferapont; Reid Scott as Andrei
Fear and desire by Stanley Kubrick ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A plane carrying four soldiers crashes in a forest behind enemy lines in an unnamed country. Desperate to escape, the group plans to build a raft and travel up the river into allied country. However, they are sidetracked by a local woman who stumbles across them in the woods, and the nearby presence of an enemy general who one member of the group is determined to kill
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Scrooge's transformation is a fable of hope and the true meaning of sharing. A Christmas story
The poetry of Gerard Manley Hopkins by Gerard Manley Hopkins ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The balcony by Jean Genet ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1965 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No exit by Jean-Paul Sartre ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sartre shows hell as life at its worst, only for all time, and with no exit: eternal remembrance of deeds, failures, and what man is
The chairs by Eugène Ionesco ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1966 and 1972 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Farcical tragedy about a 95-year-old man and his 94-year-old wife whose solitary life on an island is changed by a party full of "guest."
Finnegans wake by James Joyce ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Publican Humprhey Chimpden Earwicker, his ever-loving wife Anna Livia Plurabelle, their daughter Isobel and twin sons Shem and Shaun represent all humanity. The novel is a dream (their dream?) and also a gloss on Irish and world history" -- Publisher
Hearing poetry ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1953 and 1960 in 3 languages and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents selections from Chaucer, Spenser, Marlowe, Shakespeare, Jonson, Donne, Milton, Pope, Coleridge, Wordsworth, Shelley, and others
The book of Job by Howard Sackler ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stories of Mark Twain by Mark Twain ( Recording )
5 editions published in 1956 in 3 languages and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes excerpts from the author's works
 
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Alternative Names
Sackler, Howard O.
Sackler, Howard O. 1929-1982
Languages
English (186)
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