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Williams, Emlyn 1905-1987

Overview
Works: 383 works in 1,176 publications in 4 languages and 16,723 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  History  Action and adventure films  Autobiographies  Biographies  Case studies  Miscellanea  Historical films 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Translator, Narrator, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Director, Other, Author of dialog, Speaker, Writer of accompanying material, Adapter
Classifications: PR6045.I52, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Emlyn Williams
Beyond belief; a chronicle of murder and its detection by Emlyn Williams( Book )

33 editions published between 1967 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of a series of sadistic murders of young people which shocked Britain a few years ago
10 classic mystery and suspense plays of the modern theatre by Stanley Richards( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of ten detective, mystery, and thriller plays first produced in the mid-twentieth century, several of which were later adapted into motion pictures
The corn is green; a comedy in three acts by Emlyn Williams( Book )

28 editions published between 1938 and 1978 in English and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Moffat, a spinster who has started a school for boys in a Welsh mining town, determines to everything possible for Morgan Evans, a boy she believes shows great promise, but just when Morgan is on the verge of applying for Oxford, he becomes distracted by a flashy woman, and Miss Moffat realizes her interest in the young man has become too absorbing
Night must fall : a play in three acts by Emlyn Williams( Book )

35 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan, a bell hop who arrives at the Bramson bungalow, has already murdered one woman and there is little doubt that he will soon murder another: the aged Mrs. Bramson herself. He skillfully insinuates himself into her affections while attempting to seduce her suspicious niece Olivia from exposing his diabolical intentions. And though she professes loathing, Olivia is attracted and fascinated by Dan. Fatally. - Samuel French website
Jamaica Inn by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

41 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maureen O'Hara's first film is the brooding story of a nobleman who leads a cutthroat ship-looting band of men. Charles Laughton is a magnificent villain and Hitchcock glories in the moody atmosphere
Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2018 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's classic tale set in England in the Middle Ages. The story follows one brave knight's attempt to restore Richard The Lion-Hearted to the throne stolen by his evil brother, Prince John. The action is full scale and vigorous, boasting some of the most spectacular fighting sequences ever filmed with authentic jousting scenes
Bernard Shaw's Major Barbara by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during World War II, Barbara Undershaft is a rich girl turned Salvation Army officer. She speaks out against the hypocrisy she believes exists in her organization
Headlong by Emlyn Williams( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected plays by Emlyn Williams( Book )

6 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A murder has been arranged by Emlyn Williams( Book )

18 editions published between 1930 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Hitchcock : 4 spine tingling films from the master of suspense( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 39 steps: Character Richard Hanney stumbles into a conspiracy that involves him in a hectic chase across the Scottish moors
Someone waiting : a play in three acts by Emlyn Williams( Book )

33 editions published between 1954 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The master builder by Henrik Ibsen( Recording )

14 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The play of young Solness, an architect, his aspirations, and his fear of the younger generation. Solness, born with "great and generous instincts" becomes imprisoned in the hard shell of his own selfishness and his jealous fear lest his success and position slip from him
The wreck of the Mary Deare( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The freighter Mary Dear is adrift in stormy seas. All have abandoned ship except for one man-- exhausted first officer Gideon Patch who has taken command. Appearances indicate he's a madman, but Patch isn't a man who relies on appearances
David Copperfield by Delbert Mann( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Copperfield looks back at his life, from his childhood as an orphan to manhood in Victorian England
The wind of heaven : a play in six scenes by Emlyn Williams( Book )

16 editions published between 1945 and 1987 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Night must fall : a play by Emlyn Williams( Book )

30 editions published between 1935 and 1990 in 5 languages and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trespass : a ghost story in six scenes by Emlyn Williams( Book )

10 editions published between 1947 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The master builder by Henrik Ibsen( Book )

6 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Halvard Solness, a middle-aged architect whose ruthlessness in his business makes him a hardened individual, is reaching for love while clinging to a career that is on the verge of collapse. Affected by his ambitions are his wife and his colleagues, until a young woman shows up asking for a promised kingdom
A month in the country : a comedy in five acts by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev( Book )

11 editions published between 1943 and 1985 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals the crosscurrents in a rich landowner's family in Russia of the 1840s as the lady of the house and her 17-year-old ward both fall in love with the son's new tutor
 
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Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe
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Alternative Names
Emlyn Williams actor galés

Emlyn Williams attore teatrale e drammaturgo inglese

Emlyn Williams auteur dramatique, metteur en scène

Emlyn Williams britischer Schauspieler, Rezitator und Dramatiker

Emlyn Williams britisk skodespelar

Emlyn Williams britisk skuespiller

Emlyn Williams Brits acteur (1905-1987)

Emlyn Williams brittisk skådespelare

Emlyn Williams pemeran laki-laki asal Britania Raya

Williams, Emlyn, 1905-

Williams George Emlyn

Williams George Emlyn 1905-1987

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Languages
English (385)

French (11)

German (3)

Frisian (1)