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Humphries, Barry 1934-

Overview
Works: 142 works in 382 publications in 2 languages and 12,743 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Animated films  Film adaptations  Biography  Fiction  Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Television comedies 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Compiler, Narrator, Costume designer, Editor, Singer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barry Humphries
Finding Nemo by Albert Brooks ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 2,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Nemo, a young clownfish, is unexpectedly carried far from home, his overprotective father, Marlin, and Dory, a friendly but forgetful regal blue tang fish, embark on an epic journey that leads to encounters with vegetarian sharks, surfer dude turtles, hypnotic jellyfish and hungry seagulls!
The hobbit an unexpected journey ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first chapter in Peter Jackson's new epic trilogy set in Middle Earth 60 years before J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings saga. Follow Bilbo Baggins as he's swept into a quest to reclaim the Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug. Approached by the wizard Gandalf, Bilbo joins a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior Thorin Oakenshield. Along the way they face many dangers; Bilbo meets Gollum and takes possession of the 'One Ring.'
Nicholas Nickleby by Douglas McGrath ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dans les années 1850, la famille Nickleby mène une existence heureuse dans le Devon. Jusqu'au jour où le père meurt après avoir perdu toutes ses économies en bourse. Pour subsister, ses deux enfants, Nicholas et sa jeune soeur, sollicitent l'aide du frère du défunt, Ralph, riche homme d'affaires londonien. Celui-ci place Kate dans une maison de couture et envoie Nicholas comme instituteur dans le pensionnat tenu par les Squeers. Nicholas découvre les mauvais traitements infligés aux enfants et prend sous son aile Smike, un orphelin boiteux régulièrement battu
Mary and Max by Adam Elliot ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and German and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "Mary, 8 ans, habite la banlieue de Melbourne. Son plat préféré est le lait concentré sucré suivi de très près par le chocolat. Max, 44 ans, vit dans le chaos new-yorkais. Il adore les hot-dogs au chocolat et jouer au loto. Ces deux êtres insolites vont entretenir une correspondance sur plus de 20 ans qui va bouleverser leur vie."
Peter and the wolf by Sergey Prokofiev ( )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Women in the background : a novel by Barry Humphries ( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and German and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oliver! the original Broadway cast recording by Lionel Bart ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and German and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1: Food Glorious Food (4:02); 2: Oliver (1:47); 3: I Shall Scream (2:49); 4: Boy for Sale/Where is Love? (4:21);5: Consider Yourself (3:49); 6: You've got to Pick a Pocket or Two (3:12); 7: It's a Fine Life (3:29); 8: Be Back Soon (2:33);9: Oom-Pah-Pah (2:44);10:My name (2:33); 11: As Long as He Needs Me (4:06); 12: Who Will Buy? (4:15); 13: Reviewing the Situation (4:45); 14: I'd Do Anything (3:07);15: As Long As He Needs Me (Reprise) (2:22); 16: Reviewing the Situation (Reprise) (0:59); 17: Finale (2:39)
Handling Edna by Barry Humphries ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this unauthorised biography, acquired for an unprecedented advance and in spectacular secrecy, long-time manager and the man who was there from the very beginning, Barry Humphries takes a behind-the- scenes, no-holds-barred look at an icon of our times Dame Edna Everage
The Dame Edna experience ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Larger than life and brimming with wit and hilarity, Dame Edna Everage is guaranteed to keep you in stitches in this series of six variety/chat shows. Celebrity guests include: Sean Connery, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Rudolf Nureyev, Joan Rivers and more
The Dame Edna experience by Edna Everage ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two hilarious programs from the outrageous megastar, Dame Edna Everage! The Dame Edna Christmas Experience and A Night on Mount Edna. Plus Dame Edna's Christmas message to the Commonwealth! Christmas will never be the same!
Charles Conder by Ann Galbally ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Adventures of Barry McKenzie by Bruce Beresford ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this fan-bloody-tastic classic, Australia's favourite wild colonial boy, Barry McKenzie, journeys to the old country accompanied by his Aunt Edna Everage to take a Captain Cook and further his cultural and intellectual education. Faster than a rat up a drainpipe, Bazza heads for Earl's Court to catch up with a bonzer bunch of ex-pat bastards - and from there rampages through London, cracking tubes, parking the tiger, pointing percy, flashing the nasty and handing out knuckle-sandwiches to the unsuspecting Poms - who wouldn't even know a tram was up 'em 'till the bell rang!
Margaret Olley by Christine France ( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A note of exclamation - A tribute - Introduction - Biographical notes - Exhibitions; Published on the occasion of the retrospective exhibition, The Art Gallery of New South Wales, 25 October 1996 - 5 January 1997; Still life - Interiors
The Dame Edna experience ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Larger than life and brimming with wit and hilarity, Dame Edna Everage is guaranteed to keep you in stitches in this series of six variety/chat shows. Edna creator Barry Humphries, one of which is conducted by Dame Edna herself!; plus the Madge Button!
Dame Edna's bedside companion by Barry Humphries ( Book )
6 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world of Thea Proctor by Thea Proctor ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bizarre by Barry Humphries ( Book )
5 editions published between 1965 and 1986 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Barry Humphries' Treasury of Australian kitsch by Barry Humphries ( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Accessories - Anthropology - Arachnids - Architecture - Ceramics - Civic design - Ethnic influences - Fashion - Fine art - Fountains - Gastronomy - Handicrafts - Leisure - Memorabilia - Millinery - Monuments - Opera - Optometry - Sculpture - Textiles - Zoology
More please by Barry Humphries ( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of his life up to the present. He tells with candour of his schooldays, his troubled Australian adolescence, his creation of Dame Edna Everage
My gorgeous life : an adventure by Barry Humphries ( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Dame Edna 1934- Pseudonym
Edna Dame 1934- Pseudonym
Everage Edna
Everage, Edna 1934- Pseudonym
Humphries, Barry
Humphries, Barry John 1934-
Languages
English (200)
German (5)
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