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Simon, Henry W. (Henry William) 1901-1970

Overview
Works: 79 works in 236 publications in 3 languages and 8,374 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Stories, plots, etc  Comedy plays  Discographies  Outlines and syllabi  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Thematic catalogs (Music)  Bibliography  Study guides 
Roles: Author, Editor, Commentator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR2825.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Henry W Simon
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Most widely held works by Henry W Simon
A Treasury of Christmas songs and carols by Henry W Simon( )

15 editions published between 1953 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 100 favority Christmas carols and songs selected for small groups. They are divided into six sections: British and American carols, carols from foreign parts, Christmas hymns and chorales, especially for children, Christmas solo songs, and Christmas rounds and canons
A Treasury of grand opera by Henry W Simon( )

13 editions published between 1946 and 1957 in 3 languages and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Victor book of the opera by Henry W Simon( Book )

7 editions published between 1949 and 1976 in English and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The historical background and act-by-act summaries of 120 operatic masterworks
100 great operas and their stories by Henry W Simon( Book )

14 editions published between 1960 and 1999 in English and Russian and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains act-by-act descriptions of 100 operatic works ranging from the early seventeenth century to modern classics
A treasury of hymns : the best-loved hymns, carols, anthems, children's hymns, and gospel songs by Maria Leiper( )

8 editions published between 1953 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasury of grand opera : stories, history, and music described in detail( )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasury of Christmas songs and carols by Henry W Simon( Book )

12 editions published between 1955 and 1983 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of over 100 Christmas songs and carols selected for small informal groups, with arrangements for easy piano sight reading. The collection includes traditional carols from many lands, selections by European composers, and collections of rounds, solos, and songs for children
Festival of opera by Henry W Simon( Book )

16 editions published between 1957 and 1963 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Synopses, plots, and pertinent facts of over one hundred operas
Five famous operas and their backgrounds by Helen L Kaufmann( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives the plots of five operas and tells how they came to be written, the trials and tribulations of the first performances and how the public first received them
A treasury of grand opera by Henry W Simon( Book )

5 editions published in 1946 in English and Undetermined and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milton Cross' Favorite arias from the great operas by Milton Cross( )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pocket book of great operas by Henry W Simon( Book )

17 editions published between 1949 and 1962 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the stories of 22 immortal grand operas, plus a thematic guide and 19 full-page illustrations
Preface to teaching by Henry W Simon( Book )

4 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is a teacher? by Henry W Simon( Book )

6 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reading of Shakespeare in American schools and colleges; an historical survey by Henry W Simon( Book )

7 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasury of hymns : the best loved hymns, carols, anthems, children's hymns, and gospel songs by Maria Leiper( Book )

4 editions published between 1953 and 1968 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best-loved hymns, carols, anthems, children's hymns, and gospel songs
The complete sonnets, songs and poems of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Audio visual history of music by Henry W Simon( Visual )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each part is devoted to one period in musical history. The narration introduces the major musical figures and developments of each period; the visuals consist of prints, paintings, charts, photographs, and other material contemporary with the period under discussion
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

3 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with marginal notes and explanations and full descriptions of each character
A treasury of grand opera : Don Giovanni, Lohengrin, La Traviata, Faust, Aida, Carmen, Pagliacci by Henry W Simon( Book )

10 editions published between 1946 and 1949 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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100 great operas and their stories
Alternative Names
Simon, Henry William

Simon, Henry William 1901-1970

Languages
English (143)

French (4)

Russian (1)

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