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Johns, Stratford

Overview
Works: 64 works in 160 publications in 2 languages and 3,925 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Stratford Johns
I, Claudius by Robert Graves ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the lives of several early Roman emperors, showing ruthless ambition, shocking debauchery and murderous intrigue. Bearing witness to the saga is Claudius, whose stutter and limp have marked him a fool, yet whom prophecies have foretold will one day rule Rome
Great expectations by Charles Dickens ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the gloom of a country graveyard, a young boy encounters an escaped convict, a chance meeting that later leads the boy to tragedy, mystery and wealth
The beggar's opera by John Gay ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A ballad opera set among London's criminal classes, full of satirical jibes about corruption in high places
The lair of the white worm ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Lair of the White Worm tells the story of a woman who worships a pagan god, the White Worm. When a party of unsuspecting people visit her castle, she works her unique charms on one of the guests to use her as a sacrifice to the snake!
The strange case of the end of civilisation as we know it ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unlike his grandfather, a descendant of Sherlock Holmes succeeds only in bungling every job he organizes. He plans to capture Moriarty before he gains control of the world. From then on nothing goes right
The beggar's opera Die Bettleroper = L'Opéra du gueux = La ópera de los medigos ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A ballad opera set among London's 18th century criminal classes, full of satirical jibes about corruption in high places. Created specially for television, this Beggar's Opera captures the characters of London low-life thrived on thieving, lechery and deceit. The music for this production has been arranged from the eighteenth-century folksongs of the original (selected by Johann Christoph Pepusch) by baroque specialists Jeremy Barlow and John Eliot Gardiner, who conducts The English Baroque Soloists, performing on authentic period instruments
I, Claudius by Robert Graves ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Robert Graves' version of the times of the Roman Empire from Augustus to Claudius told through the dying Claudius as he sets down the history of his family. The story starts before Claudius' birth with Augustus' rule and his wife's attempt to have her son inherit the throne. The story leaves off with blackmail and murder to get her exiled son onto the throne when Augustus dies
I, Claudius ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Robert Graves' version of the times of the Roman Empire from Augustus to Claudius told through the dying Claudius as he sets down the history of his family
I, Claudius ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Robert Graves' version of the times of the Roman Empire from Augustus to Claudius told through the dying Claudius as he sets down the history of his family
I, Claudius ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Robert Graves' version of the times of the Roman Empire from Augustus to Claudius told through the dying Claudius as he sets down the history of his family
Scrooge original cast recording by Leslie Bricusse ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I, Claudius ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Robert Graves' version of the times of the Roman Empire from Augustus to Claudius told through the dying Claudius as he sets down the history of his family. The story concludes with Claudius marrying a corrupt woman who dreams only of power. Claudius dies knowing that Nero will be Rome's last monarch. The documentary that follows reveals the story of the ill-fated 1937 screen version of I, Claudius that was doomed from the beginning. Includes interviews with the surviving cast members
Salome's last dance ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a candle-lit Victorian brothel, Oscar Wilde sips champagne as beautiul young prostitutes enact his latest play "Salome", banned from London because of its erotic depravity. The play unfolds into a lacivious story of unparalleled sensuality as Salome, the child temptress, performs her seductive Dance of the Seven Veils in exchange for the ruin of John the Baptist. As life begins to imitate art, the film becomes a cryptic mirror of the eccentric life of its author
The Beggar's opera a ballad opera in three acts by John Christopher Pepusch ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A ballad opera set among London's criminal classes, full of satirical jibes about corruption in high places
Cromwell by Kenneth Robert Hughes ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The plank by Hattie Jacques ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in Undetermined and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The comic misadventures of two builders as they transport a replacement plank across London
Gumphlumph by Stratford Johns ( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The beggars's opera a ballad opera in three acts by John Christopher Pepusch ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The beggar's opera by John Christopher Pepusch ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A familiar love story, presented in old English with many songs
I, Claudius ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Robert Graves' version of the times of the Roman Empire from Augustus to Claudius told through the dying Claudius as he sets down the history of his family
 
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Alternative Names
Johns, Alan Edgard Stradford 1925-2002
Johns Alan Stratford
Johns, Alan Stratford 1925-2002
Jones, Stratford
Jones, Stratford 1925-2002
Languages
English (97)
German (1)
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