Levant, Oscar 1906-1972
Most widely held works about Oscar Levant
Most widely held works by Oscar Levant
An American in Paris ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and held by 1,694 libraries worldwide
An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk.
A smattering of ignorance by Oscar Levant ( Book )
22 editions published between 1939 and 1971 in English and held by 1,008 libraries worldwide
The band wagon ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 826 libraries worldwide
Fading movie musical star Tony Hunter, down and out in Hollywood, decides to try his luck on the Broadway stage.
The memoirs of an amnesiac by Oscar Levant ( Book )
18 editions published between 1965 and 1989 in English and held by 766 libraries worldwide
The Barkleys of Broadway ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 685 libraries worldwide
Josh and Dinah Barkley are a successful (though argumentative) musical-comedy team, yet Dinah chafes as Galatea to her husband's Pygmalion. When serious playwright Jacques Barredout envisions her as a great dramatic actress, Dinah is not hard to persuade.
An American in Paris by Vincente Minnelli ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 642 libraries worldwide
Presents an academy award winning musical about a struggling fine artist in post WWII Paris and a lonely French shopgirl engaged to a sucessful entertainer.
The unimportance of being Oscar by Oscar Levant ( Book )
5 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 613 libraries worldwide
Humoresque ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1946 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 493 libraries worldwide
Glamorous socialite Helen Wright takes what she wants - clothes, alcohol, men - and uses them up and tosses them aside. Then she meets a brilliant young violinist, Paul Boray. But this is one toy she can't break.
Levant plays Gershwin by George Gershwin ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1952 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 403 libraries worldwide
An American in Paris by George Gershwin ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1955 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 335 libraries worldwide
The Band wagon ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1953 and 2005 in English and German and held by 262 libraries worldwide
A Hollywood song and dance man, Tony Hunter, is persuaded to star in a Broadway musical. The show is a flop at its New Haven opening but Tony takes over production and turns it into a Broadway smash hit.
Nothing sacred ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
A young woman diagnosed with "radium poisoning" is given a last fling in New York City for two weeks, but it all turns into a publicity hoax.
Gershwin's greatest hits by George Gershwin ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1970 and 1986 and held by 233 libraries worldwide
A Copland celebration. Vol. 2 chamber music and rarities by Aaron Copland ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in German and English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Romance on the high seas ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Musical about a singer, Georgia Garrett, who takes the place of a socialite on a cruise and finds herself embroiled in the plots and counterplots of a suspicious husband and wife.
O. Henry's full house ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1952 and 2006 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
John Steinbeck introduces dramatizations of five of O. Henry's short stories.
Charlie Chan at the opera ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Charlie Chan investigates two murders on the opening night of an opera. The prime suspect is the husband of the star of the opera, himself a talented singer who recently escaped from the insane asylum where he had suffered from amnesia for years.
Greatest classic films collection. American musicals ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
In Easter parade, Don Hewes and Nadine Hale are a dancing team, but on the day before Easter she refuses to sign a new contract with him.
The Barkleys of Broadway ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1949 and 2005 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
In their first film together in a decade, Fred and Ginger play a bickering show biz couple; Fred is a driven dancer while Ginger would like to give up the dancing act for stage dramas.
Concerto no. 4 in D minor for piano and orchestra, op. 70 by Anton Rubinstein ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1968 and 1993 and held by 125 libraries worldwide
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