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Humphries, Barry 1934-

Overview
Works: 128 works in 371 publications in 2 languages and 12,933 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Biography  Fiction  Exhibition catalogs  Humor  Pictorial works  Interviews  Anecdotes 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Author, Narrator, Singer, Editor, Dancer, Host, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Barry Humphries
 
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Finding Nemo by Albert Brooks( Visual )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 2,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the depths of the Great Barrier Reef, Marlin ... an overly protective clownfish, embarks on a daring rescue mission when his beloved son, Nemo, gets scooped up by a diver. With his unforgettable friend Dory ... by his side, Marlin encounters an ocean full of memorable comedic characters on his momentous journey--to find Nemo"--Container
The hobbit an unexpected journey by Peter Jackson( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,643 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 Charles Dickens( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nicholas becomes the head of the family when his father dies unexpectedly. Keeping watch over his mother and his sister Kate becomes an even greater challenge when Nicholas discovers that his father lost the family fortune due to ill-advised investments. Without a shilling to his name, Nicholas turns to his wealthy but unforgiving Uncle Ralph for help
Mary and Max by Adam Elliot( Visual )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and German and held by 713 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."
Women in the background : a novel by Barry Humphries( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and German and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Irish by Guy Pearce( Visual )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Irish is the brooding antihero of Australian writer Peter Temple's award-winning novels. The mystery finds Jack grappling with more personal and professional drama as he continues to investigate crimes in Melbourne's seedy underbelly
The Dame Edna experience ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 167 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
Handling Edna by Barry Humphries( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 157 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
Oliver! the original Broadway cast recording by Lionel Bart( Recording )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and German and held by 150 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)
The Dame Edna experience ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 134 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 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My gorgeous life : an adventure by Barry Humphries( Book )
10 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book is a humorous account of the "life" of Dame Edna Everage. It chronicles all the events which in her own words have made her a "megastar". Full of information such as how she met her bridesmaid Madge Allsop, and Norm her long suffering husband, it brings in everything which has made Dame Edna so popular
The Adventures of Barry McKenzie by Bruce Beresford( Visual )
22 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in English and held by 119 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 Barry Pearce( 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 105 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 )
7 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bizarre by Barry Humphries( Book )
6 editions published between 1965 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More please by Barry Humphries( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 89 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
The marsupials ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The race is on as a colony of marsupial werewolves attempts to outwit and outlast their human counterparts in this offbeat horror film
The traveller's tool by Barry Humphries( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Dame Edna 1934-
Edna Dame 1934-
Everage Edna
Everage, Edna 1934-
Humphries, Barry
Humphries, Barry John 1934-
Languages
English (203)
German (3)
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