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Hooker, Brian 1880-1946

Overview
Works: 143 works in 435 publications in 3 languages and 6,086 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television plays  Dictionaries  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Musical settings  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Anecdotes 
Roles: Translator, Librettist, Author, Lyricist, Scenarist, Composer
Classifications: PQ2635.O7, 842
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Cyrano de Bergerac a play in five acts by Edmond Rostand( Book )
52 editions published between 1923 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A swashbuckling 17th century Parisian poet with a long, unsightly nose is reluctant to woo the beautiful Roxanne, (his cousin), for fear of being rejected. He believes himself too ugly to be loved. Learning that Roxanne believes herself in love with a young man who returns her feelings, but lacks the words to express them, Cyrano writes Roxanne letters signed by her handsome admirer. Not knowing that the letters are really from Cyrano, Roxanne's love for the young man grows. She thinks they are from the handsome thought tongue-tied Christian, his rival. Moments before Cyrano's death, Roxanne learns the true source of the words of love she treasured
Cyrano de Bergerac : a heroic comedy in five acts by Edmond Rostand( Book )
29 editions published between 1923 and 2004 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cyrano, a Gascon poet and swordsman notorious for his long nose, is in love with Roxane, but is afraid she will reject him because of his appearance
The vagabond king : a musical play based on Justin Huntley McCarthy's If I were king by Rudolf Friml( )
69 editions published between 1925 and 1953 in 3 languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part of the State Theatre collection of cinema scores and parts, mainly used for silent movies, but including musical materials associated with talking pictures ca. 1900-1950, used by the State Theatre and various film distribution companies throughout Australia. Some items include performance annotations
Cyrano de Bergerac ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American Conservatory Theatre production of one of Rostand's most celebrated plays. Rostand's swashbuckling, romantic comedy is beloved for its tragic love story and its witty hero, Cyrano de Bergerac
The law of drinking by Richard Brathwaite( )
8 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The vagabond king by Rudolf Friml( )
7 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cyrano de Bergerac; a new version in English verse by Edmond Rostand( Book )
6 editions published between 1937 and 1951 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Visual )
11 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poignant story of unrequited love, set in 17th century France. Highlighted by the Oscar-winning performance of José Ferrer as Cyrano, the long-nosed poet and swordsman who helps a handsome rival woo and win the beautiful Roxane, whom Cyrano himself secretly loves
Mona : an opera in three acts by Horatio W Parker( )
5 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems by Brian Hooker( Book )
3 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ruy Blas by Victor Hugo( Book )
3 editions published between 1931 and 1940 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le succès de ce drame vient d'abord de ce que Hugo y incorpore toutes les ficelles, tout l'art du mélodrame romantique ; on n'oubliera pas non plus la tragédie politique : la dénonciation des ministres corrompus, que la monarchie de Juillet a inspirée
Fairyland : an opera in three acts by Horatio W Parker( )
4 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fairyland, an opera in three acts by Brian Hooker( Book )
5 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The right man by Brian Hooker( )
6 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The professor's mystery by Wells Southworth Hastings( Book )
12 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roberta by Jerome Kern( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mona, an opera in three acts by Brian Hooker( Book )
3 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The white bird, opera in one act by Ernest Carter( Book )
2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Recording )
in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the classic French story of the master swordsman, noble in stature, whose unpleasant appearance prevents him from courting the beautiful woman with whom he has fallen in love
Seven songs, opus 70 by Horatio W Parker( )
8 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hooker, Brian 1880-
Hooker, W.
Hooker, W. Brian.
Hooker, W. Brian 1880-1946
Hooker, William Brian.
Hooker, William Brian 1880-1946
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