WorldCat Identities

Escobar, Luis 1908-1991

Overview
Works: 77 works in 270 publications in 3 languages and 881 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Biography  Diaries  Film adaptations  Historical films  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Actor, Performer, Director, Translator
Classifications: PQ6426, 862.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Luis Escobar
Celestina; a play in twenty-one acts, attributed to Fernando de Rojas by Fernando de Rojas( Book )

15 editions published between 1959 and 1978 in Spanish and English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Award-winning translator Margaret Sayers Peden turns her attention to Rojas's classic tale of love, morality and tragedy. The story follows the star-crossed courtship between the young nobleman Calisto and the beautiful maiden Melibea in 15th-century Spain
La Escopeta nacional by Sogepaq Video( Visual )

36 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centering on one of the many hunting extravaganzas organized for members of the ruling class, this comedy is about how business deals were made and concessions granted during the Franco years
El amor es un potro desbocado; comedia en dos actos, divididos en tres cuadros, de Luis Escobar con la colaboración de Luis Saslawski by Luis Escobar( Book )

17 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in 3 languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un hombre y una mujer; comedia en dos partes, inspirada en la novela de Mercedes Fórmica La ciudad perdida by Luis Escobar( Book )

12 editions published in 1962 in Spanish and English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patrimonio nacional by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

30 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the Franco regime is over, a marquis who has been in voluntary exile for thirty years returns to Madrid in hopes of resuming his court life. However, he finds himself and his family in many strange situations
Elena Ossorio; comedia dramática en dos actos, divididos en cinco cuadros by Luis Escobar( Book )

14 editions published between 1952 and 1959 in Spanish and English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nacional-III by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

22 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Leguineche se trasladan a Francia. Deciden que tampoco este país es un paraíso para vivir y optan por irse a Miami
Fuera es de noche : comedia dramatica en dos partes, dividida en cinco cuadros by Luis Escobar( Book )

12 editions published in 1957 in Spanish and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The servant by Robin Maugham( Book )

6 editions published in 1967 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toneelstuk waarin een homoseksueel getinte relatie tussen een rijke Londenaar en zijn butler een rol speelt
La colmena by Mario Camus( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in Spanish and German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the novel by Camilo Jose Cela, this story revolves around the patrons of the cafe 'La Delicia'. In 1942 Madrid, both victors and vanquished frequent the cafe, and through series of vignettes of their lives and the intersections between them, the plight of the 'average' Spanish citizen is revealed as the daily misery of struggling against post-war poverty, hunger, pessimism, cold, and fear. For the losing side--especially artists, poets, and writers--there is suffering and deprivation under Franco, while the victors emerge as a successful middle class engaged in illegal activities
El vampiro de la calle de Claudio Coello; farsa tragicómica en tres actros by Juan Ignacio Luca de Tena( Book )

4 editions published in 1949 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La herida del tiempo by J. B Priestley( Book )

3 editions published between 1944 and 1984 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En cuerpo y alma : memorias de Luis Escobar, 1908-1991 by Luis Escobar( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El crimen de la calle Fuencarral( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the body of marquise Luciana Borcino was found, stabbed with a dagger, her maid, Higinia Balaguer was considered a suspect. The marquise's son, José Vázquez Varela, was another suspect. Although he was in prison, he was allowed to leave the jail grounds whenever he wished, and had done so on the night of the murder
The homecoming by Harold Pinter( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This play was first produced in London in 1965, and in New York City in 1967. In it, Teddy, a professor of philosophy who lives in America, brings his wife Ruth to England to visit his family, whom she has never met. His father, a widower, and two brothers, a pimp and a boxer, convince Ruth to remain with them and to enter a life of prostitution. Teddy returns to America alone. Pinter's very high talent manages to make the situation believable
A man for all seasons by Robert Bolt( Book )

4 editions published in 1963 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ANTA Theatre, American National Theatre and Academy presents a Robert Whitehead-Roger L. Stevens Production, Paul Scofield, Thomas Gomez, and George Rose in "A Man for All Seasons," N.Y. Drama Critic's Circle award 1962 "Best Foreign Play" by Robert Bolt, directed by Noel Willman, also starring Albert Dekker with William Redfield, Carol Goodner, David J. Stewart, Keith Baxter, Peter Brandon, Thayer David, Olga Bellin, Sarah Burton, William Callan, John Colenback, settings and costumes by Motley, lighting by Paul Morrison, produced by arrangement with H.M. Tennent, Ltd
Moros y Cristianos by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this comedy, a manufacturer of turrón, a candy which resembles the honey-almond confection halvah, wants to promote it outside the regions of southern Spain where it is a traditional Christmas treat. It is particularly associated with a festival during which the wars between the Christians and the Moors are ritually reenacted."--Www.fandango.com
Un hombre para la eternidad by Robert Bolt( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A la pálida luz de la luna( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julio se ha separado recientemente de su mujer. A partir de entonces conocerá toda una serie de pintorescos personajes de la picaresca madrileña
Carta a Charlie Chaplin by Luis Escobar( Book )

2 editions published in 1937 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Escobar Kirkpatrick, Luis, 1908-1991

Escobar Kirpatrick, Luis 1908-1991

Escobar, Luis

Luis Escobar

Luis Escobar, 7th Marquis of the Guadalquivir Marshes Spanish writer

Luis Escobar Kirkpatrick autor teatral, director de teatro y actor español

Luis Escobar Kirkpatrick Spaans auteur (1908-1991)

Marismas del Guadalquivir, Luis Escobar Kirkpatrick 1908-1991 Marques de las

Marismas del Guadalquivir, Luis Escobar Kirkpatrick, Marques de las 1908-1991

Marismas, Luis Escoba Kirkpatrickr 1908-1991 Marques de las

Marismas, Luis Escoba Kirkpatrickr, Marques de las 1908-1991

Somonte, Carlos 1908-1991

Valle, Anselmo 1908-1991

Valle, Anselmo de 1908-1991

Languages
Spanish (194)

English (4)

German (1)