WorldCat Identities

Wood, Peggy 1892-1978

Overview
Works: 121 works in 307 publications in 4 languages and 7,824 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Motion picture music  Musicals  Biographical films  Film soundtracks  Excerpts 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Singer, Commentator, Speaker, Choreographer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 782.14
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The sound of music by Robert Wise( Visual )

100 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 5,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Nazism takes over Austria, a governess and a widowed father fall in love and escape the country with his large family of musically-talented children
The sound of music : original Broadway cast recording by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

20 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1939 Austria, Maria, a postulant at the Abbey in Salzburg, spends so much time in the mountains she neglects her duties. Convinced that Maria should leave the Abbey for a time, the Mother Abbess arranges for her to be the governess for the seven Von Trapp children. They are lively, good-natured children, but the widowed Captain Von Trapp runs his home with precision and discourages any frivolity. Tested by the children, Maria wins them over. When the Captain returns from Vienna with his fiancee, the Baroness, and Max Detweiler, an impresario who wants the children to enter the Salzburg Festival, Maria leaves because she is in love with the Captain. The Mother Abbess helps Maria realize that love is also holy and she is reunited with the Von Trapps. Using the Salzburg Festival as a cover, the family flee the Nazis and Austria
The story of Ruth( Visual )

12 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Moabite priestess renounces her Gods for the God of Israel. Since she is a foreigner, her dedication is not readily accepted by the villagers. All the spectacle of heathen idolatry and human sacrifice. One of the Bible's timeless love stories
Rodgers and Hammerstein's The sound of music( Visual )

6 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, Maria, a spirited young Austrian woman, leaves the convent to become governess to the seven children of widowed Captain von Trapp. Maria and the captain marry, and as Nazism envelops Austria, the musically-talented family leaves the country to perform around the world
A splendid gypsy: John Drew by Peggy Wood( Book )

4 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rodgers & Hammerstein's The sound of music by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Grammy winning and most successful movie musical of all time. This Legacy 50th Anniversary edition contains previously unreleased score cues and all vocal performances for the first time in one release
Miss Quis; a play in three acts by Ward Morehouse( Book )

6 editions published between 1937 and 1938 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actors - and people : both sides of the footlights by Peggy Wood( Book )

8 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Barbara Stanwyck collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internes can't take money: Bullets fly and tensions rise when a desperate woman must turn to Dr. Kildare for help getting her child back from gangsters. The great man's lady: A reflective 100-year old woman looks back on her extraordinary sacrifice helped her husband become one of the nation's greatest men. The bride wore boots: It's a comedy of errors when a bookish husband tries to win back the affections of his horse-breeding wife. The lady gambles : When novice gambler Joan Booth bets it all, and loses, she is thrust into a downward spiral from which only her devoted husband can save her. All I desire: New scandals erupt and old ones resurface when an aging stage actress returns to her small hometown and the family she abandoned ten years earlier. There's always tomorrow : An unlucky-in-love fashion designer must decide if she should succumb to her feelings for a married man
Frank Borzage's Magnificent doll( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One woman's romantic entanglements have historic repercussions. Dorothea 'Dolly' Payne is torn between her affection for Aaron Burr, Vice President under Thomas Jefferson and something of a scoundrel, and James Madison, a political idealist soon to be known as the "Father of the Constitution"
Star-wagon by Peggy Wood( Book )

6 editions published between 1936 and 1939 in English and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A star is born by Max Steiner( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic 1937 drama with Fredric March in one of his best performances as a movie star declining in popularity. He meets a shy young girl from the country who's in Hollywood hoping to be the one in one hundred thousand waiting for stardom discovery. They fall in love, marry, and he helps her become a star. When her fame eclipses his, tragic consequences follow
Wednesday night( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is your life: Created by Ralph Edwards in the late 1940's, the show used a simple format of surprising an unsuspecting individual and informing them that "This is your life," then the subject watches their life unfold before them for the next 30 minutes. This show surprised legendary filmmaker Mack Sennett
The flying prince by Peggy Wood( Book )

4 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mama( Visual )

7 editions published between 1956 and 1987 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mama becomes frustrated with her children's behavior, but when she finds herself out for the night, she longs for her family
Centenary celebration by Noel Coward( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Americans in London in the 1930's : original London cast recordings( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from Bitter sweet : the operette by Noel Coward( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great stage musicals 1924-41( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Golden years of classic television( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four episodes of comedy television programs that aired from 1949-1956
 
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The story of Ruth
Alternative Names
Peggy Wood actrice américaine

Peggy Wood Amerikaans acteur

Peggy Wood Amerikaans actrice

Peggy Wood amerikansk skådespelare

Peggy Wood amerikansk skodespelar

Peggy Wood amerikansk skuespiller

Peggy Wood amerykańska aktorka filmowa i telewizyjna

Peggy Wood attrice statunitense

Peggy Wood US-amerikanische Sängerin und Schauspielerin

Wood, Margaret 1892-1978

Пегги Вуд

פגי ווד

פגי ווד שחקנית אמריקאית

پگی وود بازیگر آمریکایی

ペギー・ウッド

佩姬·伍德

Languages
English (195)

German (3)

French (3)

Turkish (1)

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