WorldCat Identities

Donnelly, Donal

Overview
Works: 38 works in 141 publications in 1 language and 7,690 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Gangster films  Film adaptations  Crime films  Film noir  History  Domestic fiction  Dictionaries  Juvenile works 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Donal Donnelly
Dubliners by James Joyce( )

20 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories depicting life in Dublin in the early 20th century
Candide by Voltaire( )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 1,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Candide's belief that this is the best of all possible worlds is tested when he ventures out into the world to see for himself
A portrait of the artist as a young man by James Joyce( )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joyce's semi-autobiographical chronicle of Stephen Dedalus' passage from university student to "independent" artist is at once a richly detailed, amusing, and moving coming-of-age story, a tour de force of style and technique, and a profound examination of the Irish psyche and society.--
The Godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Corleone Family nearly falls from power in America but rises to observe the passage of rites from father to son. There is a balance between family life and the ugly business of crime in which they are engaged
Philosophical dictionary by Voltaire( )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an unabridged narration of Voltaire's Philosophical dictionary. Includes wise and witty entries on subjects as diverse as atheism and kissing
How the Irish saved civilization by Thomas Cahill( Recording )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the Dark Ages showing that as Europe was in an intellectual decline, Ireland became a haven for scholarship
Ulysses by James Joyce( )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a recording of the novel which describes the adventures and exploits of Leopold Bloom as he wanders through Dublin on a single day, June 16, 1904. Set within the context of Homer's Odyssey, Joyce uses stream of consciousness as a literary device to illuminate the internal thoughts of Bloom, his wife, Molly, and other assorted characters
Red Riding Hood by James Marshall( Recording )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the adventures of a little girl who meets a wolf in the forest on her way to visit her grandmother
The knack-- and how to get it by Richard Lester( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in swinging London of the 1960s, a young man has a special style with the ladies, and his friend simply wants to learn the secret. Things become more complicated as they vie for an innocent country girl
James Marshall's favorite fairy tales by James Marshall( Recording )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains four stories by James Marshall, including "Red Riding Hood," "Goldilocks and the Three Bears," "The Three Little Pigs," and "Hansel and Gretel," and features a fifth story by Barbara Karlin "Cinderella."
The dead by John Huston( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details a Christmas dinner at the house of three spinster musician sisters in 1904 Dublin, attended by friends and family. Among the visitors are the sisters' nephew Gabriel Conroy and his wife Gretta. The evening's reminiscences bring up melancholy memories for Gretta about her first, long-lost love when she was a girl in rural Galway. Her recounting of this tragic love to Gabriel brings him to an epiphany: he learns the difference between mere existence and living
Even more short & shivery by Robert D San Souci( Recording )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of scary traditional tales from all over the world
The Venetian twins by Carlo Goldoni( Visual )

6 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shortened version of the play by Goldoni, with a critical introduction about the Commedia dell'arte
Poseidon's gold by Lindsey Davis( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On his return from a six-month mission to the German legions, Falco has just three days to prove he is not a murderer, to trace the real suspect, amass evidence, and win a fortune
The last wolf of Ireland by Elona Malterre( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite the frightening stories they've heard about wolves, a boy and a girl, living in Ireland in the 1780's, attempt to defy authority and save the last wolf left in the country
Love & rage( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agnes McDonnell is a tough, independent, country gentlewoman living alone on a large estate off the west coast of Ireland at the end of the 19th century. James Lynchehaun, a peasant from out of town, uses his charm and handsome magnetism to allure her into employing him as manager of the estate. Attracted to him, Agnes agrees, but soon discovers his true intentions are more devious, as well as malicious
The rising of the moon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three stories center on the anarchic tendency of the Irish to resist any kind of externally applied order. In the first story, an old man is marched off to jail for assaulting a seller of bad whisky; in the second, the passengers of a train gleefully sabotage the official timetable; in the third ('1921') a policeman lets a revolutionary escape during 'the troubles'
Before they were Bond( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gold: Hurry Hirschfeld is a crotchety but caring gold tycoon who owns the country's largest mine and falls victim to a cold-blooded plot
The mind of Mr. Soames( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This fascinating sci-fi thriller prefigures the rise of reality television and modern day questions of medical ethics, as the progress of a recently awakened coma victim is nationally televised. John Soames (Terence Stamp) has been surgically awakened by the neurosurgeon Michael Bergen (Robert Vaughn), and then goes through a rigorous training program to cram thirty years of education and experience into a few weeks' time. Will this experiment prove successful or will Soames' accelerated education neglect the essentials of true maturity?"--Container
16th & 17th century British poets( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents readings of English poetry from the sixteenth to the seventeenth centuries
 
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Alternative Names
Donal Donnelly acteur irlandais

Donal Donnelly attore irlandese

Donal Donnelly Brits acteur

Donal Donnelly englisch-irischer Schauspieler

Donal Donnelly Irish theatre and film actor

Donnelly Donald 1931-2010

Донал Доннелли

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Languages
English (119)

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How the Irish saved civilizationUlyssesRed Riding HoodJames Marshall's favorite fairy talesEven more short & shiveryThe last wolf of Ireland