WorldCat Identities

Escobar, Luis 1908-1991

Overview
Works: 70 works in 212 publications in 2 languages and 776 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Diaries  Biography  History  Film adaptations 
Roles: Adapter, Actor, Performer, Translator, Author of introduction, Director
Classifications: PQ6426, 792.0946
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Luis Escobar Publications about Luis Escobar
Publications by  Luis Escobar Publications by Luis Escobar
posthumous Publications by Luis Escobar, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Luis Escobar
La Celestina by Fernando de Rojas ( Book )
10 editions published between 1959 and 1978 in Spanish and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Escopeta nacional by Luis García Berlanga ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 72 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
Un hombre y una mujer; comedia en dos partes, inspirada en la novela de Mercedes Fórmica La ciudad perdida by Luis Escobar ( Book )
9 editions published in 1962 in Spanish and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 )
9 editions published in 1959 in Spanish and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elena Ossorio; comedia dramática en dos actos, divididos en cinco cuadros by Luis Escobar ( Book )
8 editions published in 1959 in Spanish and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Patrimonio nacional by Luis García Berlanga ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 40 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
Nacional III by Luis García Berlanga ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Third part of a trilogy satirizing Spanish society in the period following Franco's death, this second sequel to Patrimonio Nacional is about the Marquis de Leguineches, his hopeless son Luis José, his mistress/servant Viti, and in this instance, a Catholic priest. When the Marquis' father-in-law dies, the family decides to leave Spain with their money and go to France. Their adventures in Mitterand's France begin with a trip to Lourdes
El criado; comedia en tres actos, cada acto dividido en dos cuadros by Robin Maugham ( Book )
5 editions published in 1967 in Spanish and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fuera es de noche : comedia dramatica en dos partes, dividida en cinco cuadros by Luis Escobar ( Book )
4 editions published in 1957 in Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Don Juan y el teatro en España by Juan Gyenes ( Book )
3 editions published between 1955 and 1975 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La colmena by Suevia Films ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series of vignettes set in 1942 Madrid examines the misery suffered by those on the losing side in the Spanish civil war, especially literary figures, who survive in misery 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 )
2 editions published in 1949 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El amor es un potro desbocado : Comedia by Luis Escobar ( Book )
3 editions published in 1959 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Celestina. Adaptación de Luis Escobar y Huberto Pérez de la Ossa by Fernando de Rojas ( Book )
2 editions published in 1959 in Spanish and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
La cabeza de un traidor; comedia dramática en dos actos by Robert Bolt ( Book )
3 editions published in 1963 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Herida del tiempo by J. B Priestley ( Book )
2 editions published between 1944 and 1984 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El crimen de la calle Fuencarral ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Suceso de gran repercusión popular en la calle Fuencarral de Madrid, donde se descubre el cadáver de una marquesa viuda a la que habían apuñalado. También se encuentra allí a la criada, Higinia Balaguer, sobre la que recaen todas las sospechas
El criado : Comedia en tres actos by Robin Maugham ( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in Spanish and held by 4 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 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Escobar Kirpatrick, Luis, 1908-1991
Escobar, Luis
Marismas del Guadalquivir, Luis Escobar Kirkpatrick, Marques de las 1908-1991
Marismas, Luis Escoba Kirkpatrickr, Marques de las 1908-1991
Somonte, Carlos 1908-1991
Valle, Anselmo 1908-1991
Valle, Anselmo de 1908-1991
Languages
Spanish (144)
English (1)