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Vesey, Desmond Ivo

Overview
Works: 31 works in 116 publications in 2 languages and 2,989 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Humor  Film adaptations  Manuscripts  Librettos 
Roles: Translator, tra, Creator
Classifications: PT2603.R397, 832.912
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Most widely held works by Desmond Ivo Vesey
The threepenny opera by Bertolt Brecht ( Book )
16 editions published between 1946 and 1990 in English and held by 1,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brecht's famous adaptation to the modern era of John Gay's The beggar's opera, satirizing social and political beliefs through its portrayal of a world of thieves and prostitutes
... Voodoo fire in Haiti by Richard A Loederer ( Book )
14 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Threepenny novel by Bertolt Brecht ( Book )
14 editions published between 1956 and 1980 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of Galileo by Bertolt Brecht ( Book )
17 editions published between 1955 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the effect of Galileo's extraordinary discoveries on those around him, and the choice he had to make when accused of heresy by the Inquisition for stating that the earth revolved around the sun
General from the jungle by B Traven ( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
General from the Jungle is the sixth and last of B. Traven's legendary Jungle Novels, a fictional epic of the birth of the Mexican Revolution. In this masterpiece on guerrilla warfare, Traven tells the story of Juan Mendez, perhaps the youngest and greatest of the Indian rebel chieftains, who leads an ill-equipped and hungry band against the government forces. With brilliance and cunning, Mendez brutally attacks the federally protected fincas. The book is filled with marvelously drawn characters, yet the true hero is the army itself - illiterate, uneducated, and poor, but resourceful and dangerous. General is the culmination of a great story by a great storyteller
The threepenny opera by Kurt Weill ( Book )
4 editions published between 1948 and 1982 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A penny for the poor by Bertolt Brecht ( Book )
5 editions published between 1937 and 1938 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ingo : the story of my otter by Walter von Sanden-Guja ( Book )
2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Confession of a murderer : told in one night by Joseph Roth ( Book )
9 editions published between 1937 and 2003 in English and German and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA
Bertolt Brecht plays by Bertolt Brecht ( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Dreigroschenroman.] Threepenny Novel. Translated by Desmond I. Vesey. Verses translated by Christopher Isherwood by Bertolt Brecht ( Book )
3 editions published between 1958 and 1961 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Three-penny opera by Bertolt Brecht ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mother Courage and her children : a chronicle of the Thirty Years War by Bertolt Brecht ( )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collection consists of a typescript of an English version of Brecht's play, Mutter Courage und ihre Kinder, translated by Desmond I. Vesey. The dialogue is in blue, the stage directions in red; includes handwritten changes in pen. Softbound
Galileo by Bertolt Brecht ( Book )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the effect of Galileo's extraordinary discoveries on those around him, and the choice he had to make when accused of heresy by the Inquisition for stating that the earth revolved around the sun
[Ingo.] Ingo. The story of my otter. (Translated from the German by Desmond I. Vesey.) [With illustrations.] by Walter von Sanden-Guja ( Book )
2 editions published in 1956 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Hr. Petit.] Monsieur Petit. A novel ... Translated by Desmond I. Vesey by Alice GULDBRANDSEN ( Book )
2 editions published in 1952 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Und dann kam der Mensch.] And then came Man ... Translated ... by Desmond I. Vesey. Edited and with a foreword by D. H. Dalby by Hartmut Bastian ( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Der Stumme.] The Silent Witness. (Translated by Desmond I. Vesey.) [A novel.] by Herbert Frank ( Book )
2 editions published in 1955 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handbook for fathers by Willy Breinholst ( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Dreigroschenroman.] A Penny for the Poor ... Translated ... by Desmond I. Vesey. Verses translated by Christopher Isherwood by Bertolt Brecht ( Book )
2 editions published in 1937 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Vesey, Desmond.
Vesey, Desmond I.
Vesey, Desmond Ivo
Languages
English (96)
German (1)
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