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Barry, Philip 1896-1949

Overview
Works: 231 works in 691 publications in 7 languages and 19,895 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Screwball comedy films  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Acting editions  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comedy plays  Monologues (Drama) 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of screenplay, Other, Performer, Conceptor, Translator
Classifications: PS3503.A648, 791.4372
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Best American plays : supplementary volume, 1918-1958 by John Gassner( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 1,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of 17 plays which did not appear in the editor's earlier Best plays collections covering the period, 1918-1958
The Philadelphia story; a comedy in three acts by Philip Barry( Book )

23 editions published between 1939 and 1989 in English and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-four hours in the life of a Philadelphia belle, during which she discards an about-to-be second husband to remarry her first mate
Scenes for student actors : dramatic selections from new plays by Frances Cosgrove( Book )

in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

States of grace : eight plays by Philip Barry( Book )

7 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holiday, a comedy in three acts by Philip Barry( Book )

20 editions published between 1928 and 1956 in English and Undetermined and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Freespirited Johnny Case finds himself engaged to one girl but preferring the other. The wealthy Seton sisters are his intended, socially proper Julia, and Linda, non-conforming, boyish and fresh. Expecting his future son-in-law to tow the family line, patriarch Edward Seton realizes that Johnny cannot, and having met and fallen for Linda, she and Johnny, two kindred souls, take their life-as-a-holiday in the company of each other."--Publisher's website
Hotel universe, a play by Philip Barry( Book )

22 editions published between 1930 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plot consists of scene after ponderous scene of dredged up recollections of crucial episodes in the unhappy lives of the assembled guests at a house in the South of France modeled on the villa of real-life lost generation hosts, Sara and Gerald Murphy. All are American expatriates, including hostess Ann Field ..., who has been putting her own life on hold for three years to be with her ailing father Stephen ... The memories, some in the form of role playing, are prompted by the suicide of a young boy and the climax brings the inevitable "redemption" of one of the suicidally inclined member of this house party. --www.curtainup.com
Second threshold by Philip Barry( Book )

10 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Olney Theatre, Evelyn Freyman and Kenneth Banghart present Sidney Blackmer in "Second Threshold", by Philip Barry, with revisions by Robert E. Sherwood, with Anne Sargent, Hugh Reilly, directed by Arthur Marlowe, scenery and lighting by Robert O'Hearn
Best American plays( )

in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You and I : a comedy in three acts by Philip Barry( Book )

20 editions published between 1923 and 1929 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animal kingdom; a comedy by Philip BARRY( Book )

13 editions published between 1931 and 1992 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tomorrow and tomorrow : a play by Philip Barry( Book )

15 editions published between 1930 and 1934 in English and Undetermined and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris bound, a comedy by Philip BARRY( Book )

9 editions published between 1929 and 1942 in English and Undetermined and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a garden : a comedy in three acts by Philip Barry( Book )

14 editions published between 1924 and 1929 in English and Undetermined and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cock Robin, a play in three acts by Elmer Rice( Book )

12 editions published between 1927 and 1929 in English and Undetermined and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The joyous season, a play by Philip Barry( Book )

12 editions published between 1934 and 1935 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( Visual )

27 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alors qu'elle s'apprête à épouser un bellâtre, Tracy doit faire face au retour de son premier mari
Without love, a comedy in three acts by Philip BARRY( Book )

16 editions published between 1943 and 1949 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1942 play became a 1945 film starring Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy. The main characters in this romantic comedy are a lonely widow, Jamie Rowan, and military scientist, Patrick Jamieson. Rowan decides to help the war effort by marrying Jamieson who has set up a research lab in her house. Based on prior experience (good and bad), both believe that marriage can succeed without love. Naturally, the two fall in love
The youngest; a comedy in three acts by Philip Barry( Book )

12 editions published between 1925 and 1953 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An autobiography of his life after his father's death, the author depicts in this play the struggle of the youngest child whose family controls the money and is therefore forced to stifle his creativity in order to satisfy them
John, a play by Philip Barry( Book )

8 editions published in 1929 in English and Undetermined and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here come the clowns, a play in three acts by Philip Barry( Book )

7 editions published between 1938 and 1939 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Philadelphia story; a comedy in three acts
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Hotel universe, a playThe Philadelphia storyShadowed cocktails : the plays of Philip Barry from Paris bound to The Philadelphia storyKatharine Hepburn 100th anniversary collectionWithout love
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Barry, Philip Jerome Quinn.

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