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Wells, John 1936-1998

Overview
Works: 53 works in 117 publications in 1 language and 1,936 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television plays  History  Fiction  Television adaptations  Humor  Juvenile works  Animated films  Humorous stories 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Adapter, Instrumentalist, Performer, Lyricist, Librettist
Classifications: PR3093, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Wells
The Figaro plays by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais ( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The House of Lords : from Saxon wargods to a modern senate by John Wells ( Book )
13 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a history of the House of Lords, from its inception in Anglo-Sa×on times, through Henry VÌÌÌ, the Civil War, the Commonwealth to Tony Benn's attempts to relinquish his peerage in the 1960s
Rude words : a discursive history of the London Library by John Wells ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A shipwrecked eighteenth-century physician bounces from strange land to stranger land on his eight-year journey home and then is met with disbelief from his neighbors
"Anyone for Denis?" by John Wells ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A melon for ecstasy; a novel by John Fortune ( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 2002 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summer lightning by P. G Wodehouse ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Much to the chagrin of his friends and family, the Honorable Galahad Threepwood decides to pen his memoirs. Meanwhile, Lord Emsworth's nephew is engaged to a chorus girl, and his prized pig has been stolen. With imposters abounds in the castle, tough work lies ahead for sleuthing Efficient Baxter
Candide by Leonard Bernstein ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adaptation of Voltaire's fable about a young man whose simplicity and optimism drop him into one disaster after another
The best of 'Dear Bill' by Richard Ingrams ( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Candide by Leonard Bernstein ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A classic comic strip come to life. Directed by Harold Prince. Music composed by Bernstein, Lyrics composed by Richard Wilbur. Starring Lewis J. Stadlen with Mark Baker, Maureen Brennan, Sam Freed, June Gable, and Deborah St. Darr
Princess Caraboo : her true story by John Wells ( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The exploding present: 'snaps from a Wilsonian album' by John Wells ( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love's labour's lost by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A satire directed against intellectual pride and pedantry, the play tells how the King of Navane and his three lords vow to spend three years in study and not to see any women. But, when the Princess of France arrives on a diplomatic mission with her three ladies, the men break their vow and fall in love with them. At the end, news comes of the death of the King of France, and the ladies depart, refusing to marry until their suitors have undergone a year's probation--hence the play's title
Down the hatch! by Richard Ingrams ( Book )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Masterpieces : a dab at the sixties and seventies : collected journalism 1961-1981 by John Wells ( Book )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One for the road by Richard Ingrams ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bottoms up! by Richard Ingrams ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The other half : further letters of Denis Thatcher by Richard Ingrams ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carols from King's by King's College (University of Cambridge) ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in Undetermined and English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Just the one by Richard Ingrams ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Wells, John
ウェルズ, ジョン
Languages
English (65)
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