WorldCat Identities

Evans, Edith 1888-1976

Overview
Works: 163 works in 494 publications in 5 languages and 12,870 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comedy films  Romance films  Radio plays  Fiction  Radio programs  Audio adaptations  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Author of introduction, Speaker, Singer, per
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Edith Evans
 
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Tom Jones by Tony Richardson( Visual )

21 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lusty adventures of a handsome and good-natured young man seeking his fortune and his true parentage in 18th century England
Oscar Wilde's The importance of being earnest by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

34 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A witty, delightful story about a lovestruck suitor named Jack whose fiancee can only love a man named Ernest
A doll's house by Henrik Ibsen( Visual )

7 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora (Bloom) will do anything to please her authoritarian husband Torvald (Hopkins). Per Torvald's instruvtions, Nora focuses on such womanly disciplines as dancing and takin care of babies, while he sees to all the affairs of money. But when a past financial mistake comes back to haunt Nora and Torvald finds out, the result is an explosion of fury and a shocking revelation that changes the course of the entire family forever
The nun's story by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

14 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audrey Hepburn portrays a nun whose life journey takes her from the staff of a mental asylum to a surgical nurse in the Belgian Congo. She returns to Belgium as WWII breaks out and is torn between the needs of the Resistance and the church's neutrality
Scrooge by Fox Video (Firm)( Visual )

13 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miserly Scrooge faces his past demons on Christmas Eve and vows to change his ways
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Recording )

24 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shakespeare play in which two lovers are destroyed by the hatred of their families for one another
David Copperfield by Digiview Productions( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Copperfield's idyllic life changes when his mother marries Mr. Murdstone. When she dies, David's stepfather takes David from school and forces him to do back-breaking work in his winery. David runs away to his eccentric Aunt Betsy's home, where he grows into a respected young man and finds the love he never had as a child
The importance of being earnest by Oscar Wilde( Recording )

30 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A witty comedy
Look back in anger by Tony Richardson( Visual )

9 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in English and German and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Jimmy Porter, an angry university student who refuses to adapt to the normal social values of the time
Henry the Fourth, part one by William Shakespeare( Recording )

19 editions published between 1964 and 1972 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry the Fourth, part two by William Shakespeare( Recording )

14 editions published between 1964 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rivals by Richard Brinsley Sheridan( Recording )

16 editions published between 1960 and 1975 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic havoc ensues in the town of Bath when Sir Anthony arrives to arrange the marriage of his son Captain Jack Absolute to the wealthy Lydia Languish. Jack and Lydia are already in love, but because of Lydia's obsession with romantic novels, Jack has disguised himself as a poor officer named Ensign Beverly - and he is only one of Lydia's many suitors. The Rivals was Sheridan's first play, and this charming comedy of manners continues to be widely performed today
The slipper and the rose the story of Cinderella by Richard M Sherman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the classic story of Cinderella
The school for scandal by Richard Brinsley Sheridan( Recording )

15 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire of 18th century London society where the appearance of virtue was more important than its possession
The rape of Lucrece and other poems by William Shakespeare( Recording )

10 editions published between 1960 and 1973 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead of night( Visual )

2 editions published between 1949 and 2003 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead of night: A group of strangers is mysteriously gathered at a country estate where each reveals a chilling tale of the supernatural. These include premonitions from beyond the grave, an antique mirror, a supernatural game of golf, and a ventriloquist's dummy. But even after these frightening stories are told, one final nightmare awaits them all
Henry the Fourth by William Shakespeare( Recording )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An 18th-century comedy album by Edith Evans( )

10 editions published between 1956 and 1960 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The madwoman of Chaillot( Visual )

4 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eccentric countess upsets a plan to transform Paris into a giant oilfield
The Chalk garden( Visual )

3 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a family conflict over possession of an emotionally troubled child which comes to a climax after the hiring of a mysterious Nanny
 
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The nun's story
Alternative Names
Booth, Edith Mary 1888-1976 Dame

Booth, Edith Mary, Dame, 1888-1976

Booth, Edith Mary Evans 1888-1976

Booth, Edith Mary Evans 1888-1976 Dame

Booth, Edith Mary Evans, Dame, 1888-1976

Edith Evans actrice britannique

Edith Evans attrice britannica

Edith Evans britische Schauspielerin

Edith Evans britisk skodespelar

Edith Evans britisk skuespiller

Edith Evans Brits acteur

Edith Evans brittisk skdespelare

Evans, Edith, Dame, 1888-1976

Evans, Edith Mary 1888-1976

Idit Evans

Едит Еванс

Идит Еванс

Эванс, Эдит

אדית אוונס

إديث إيفانز

ادیث ایوانز بازیگر بریتانیایی

伊蒂絲埃文斯

Languages
English (277)

German (3)

Spanish (1)

Welsh (1)

Russian (1)

Covers
ScroogeRomeo and JulietThe importance of being earnestHenry the Fourth, part oneThe school for scandalThe Chalk gardenNed's girls : the life of Edith Evans