WorldCat Identities

Converse, Frank 1938-

Overview
Works: 59 works in 151 publications in 2 languages and 6,277 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Children's films  Juvenile works  Television mini-series  Film adaptations  Television plays, American  Children's television programs  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Frank Converse
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 1,940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne leaves Green Gables and Gilbert Blythe's proposal of marriage for a teaching position. When she returns, she finds Gilbert ill with scarlet fever and is forced to re-evaluate her true feelings for him
Our town by Thornton Wilder( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stage production of Wilder's play; a study of life, love, and death in a New England town at the turn of the 20th century
Home at last( Visual )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on real Orphan Trains which resettled children in the Midwest at the turn of the century. Billy, a streetwise kid from New York, is sent to Nebraska and is taken in by a Swedish farm family
The Shadow of a Gunman( Visual )

9 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sean O'Casey's two-act play about a slovenly peddler and a self-engrossed poet who live in a tenement room in Dublin in 1920 during a time of guerrilla warfare and martial law
The widowing of Mrs. Holroyd by D. H Lawrence( Visual )

9 editions published between 1974 and 2001 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

D.H. Lawrence's naturalistic drama is drawn from Lawrence's memories of his parents' turbulent marriage. Set in pre-World War I England, the story centers on the conflict between a coarse, blustering coal miner and his refined, working-class wife
Brother Future by Anne E Eskridge( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A slick inner-city youth is knocked unconscious and wakes up to find he has been transported back through time to 1822 Charleston, S.C., where he is taken captive as a slave
Anne of Green Gables : the collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne, an eleven-year-old orphan, is sent by mistake to live with a lonely, middle-aged brother and sister on a Prince Edward Island farm and proceeds to make an indelible impression on everyone around her; Anne, now a young woman, has become a teacher and dreams of meeting her ideal man; After a series of disappointments, Anne and her husband Gilbert return to Avonlea in search of happiness, but soon face the challenges of war when newly enlisted Gilbert is lost and Anne travels to Europe to find him
Brother Future( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A slick inner-city youth is knocked unconscious and wakes up to find he has been transported back through time to 1822 Charleston, S.C., where he is taken captive as a slave
Guests of the nation by Neil McKenzie( Visual )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two Irish insurgents are assigned to guard two captured British soldiers at a remote farmhouse owned by the spirited Widow O'Connell, the foursome pass the time by playing cards, dancing jigs, and bickering amiably about their respective countries and religions. Throughout the conviviality, Barney Callahan is haunted by the knowledge that reprisals will be in order if the Irish harm their British captives
Anne of Green Gables : the sequel( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne leaves Green Gables and Gilbert Blythe's proposal of marriage for a teaching position. When she returns, she finds Gilbert ill with scarlet fever and is forced to re-evaluate her true feelings for him
The Widowing of Mrs. Holroyd( Visual )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

D.H. Lawrence's The Widowing of Mrs. Holroyd is a naturalistic drama drawn from Lawrence's memories of his parents' turbulent marriage. Set in pre - World War I England, the play centers on the conflict between a coarse, blustering coal miner and his refined, working-class wife
Great white bear( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the world of the polar bear, particularly mothers caring for their cubs-- protecting them from cold, hunger, and attacks, and teaching them the skills needed to hunt
The Bushido blade( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1854, Commodore Matthew Perry anchored his fleet in the shadow of Mount Fuji in Yokohama Bay. His arrival awoke Japan from a sleep of centuries. In a feudal society torn between those who wish to move into the modern world and the rebel clans sworn to the "old ways," Perry pushes for a treaty to open the country, which the Shogun agrees to sign. But before the signing can take place, a fanatical group of samurai abducts a gift from the Shogun intended for the U.S. President. It is a national treasure of sacred significance to the Japanese -- the great sword known as the Bushido Blade. The treaty cannot be signed until the blade is recovered. It is an urgent and dangerous quest
Anne of Green Gables-the sequel( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne Shirley completes the transition from a romantic, impetuous orphan to an outspoken, accomplished young teacher
Tattered web( Visual )

3 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective discovers his son-in-law is cheating in his wife. He confronts the other woman and accidentally kills her. He then tries to pin the crime on a local derelict who can't protect himself
The FBI( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the '70s came into its own, the intrepid agents of the FBI saw the Cold War and the Culture War cool down, but the domestic war on crime starts to come to a boil. Whether its suburban salesmen roiling with self-loathing who plan the perfect crime and don't care who they cross in the process, crushed lumber merchants with a fail-proof kidnap cache, or a syndicate-raised hit-man with the heart of an angel, the intrepid professionals of the bureau have the savvy to bring them all to heel
A Movie star's daughter by Learning Corporation of America( Visual )

2 editions published between 1979 and 1989 in Spanish and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl, who fears that her popularity is based on her father's fame, finds that she has lessons to learn on the real meaning of friendship
Home at last( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Nebraska farm family takes on a boy from a 18th century orphan train and helps him to be a good boy--and quit stealing
The Swiss conspiracy : a tattered web( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Swiss conspiracy : A Swiss financier finds out about a conspiracy that will jeopardize the bank's top secret accounts. The bank hires an American private eye that uncovers a web of deceit and blackmail. A tattered web : A detective discov7001ers his son-in-law is cheating on his wife. He confronts the other woman and accidentally kills her. He then tries to pin the crime on a local derelict who can't protect himself
Incident on a dark street ; Tattered web( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tattered web: When a police sergeant discovers his son-in-law is cheating, he confronts the other woman and accidentally kills her
 
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Anne of Green Gables
Alternative Names
Frank Converse acteur américain

Frank Converse Amerikaans filmacteur

Frank Converse US-amerikanischer Bühnenschauspieler

Фрэнк Конверс

فرانک کانورس بازیگر آمریکایی

フランク・コンヴァース

Languages
English (100)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Home at lastBrother Future