WorldCat Identities

Kott, Jan

Overview
Works: 414 works in 1,316 publications in 24 languages and 12,040 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Biography  Legends  History  Poetry  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, Author of introduction, Other, Translator, Compiler, Redactor, Creator
Classifications: PR2664, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jan Kott
Shakespeare, our contemporary by Jan Kott( Book )
102 editions published between 1964 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter Brook and Charles Marowitz are among the many directors who have acknowledged their debt to Jan Kott, finding in his analogies between Shakespearean situations and those in modern life and drama the seeds of vital new stage-conceptions. Readers all over the world Shakespeare Our Contemporary has been translated into nineteen languages since it appeared in 1961 have similarly found their responses to Shakespeare broadened and enriched. Mary McCarthy called the work "the best, the most alive, radical book about Shakespeare in at least a generation."
The eating of the gods; an interpretation of Greek tragedy by Jan Kott( Book )
32 editions published between 1970 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 1,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The theater of essence and other essays by Jan Kott( Book )
15 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Theatre notebook, 1947-1967 by Jan Kott( Book )
16 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The bottom translation : Marlowe and Shakespeare and the Carnival tradition by Jan Kott( Book )
10 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four decades of Polish essays ( Book )
5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The marriage by Witold Gombrowicz( Book )
2 editions published between 1969 and 1986 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare, notre contemporain by Jan Kott( Book )
57 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nouvelle édition revue et corrigée d'un essai publié aux éditions Marabout en 1965. A la fois érudit et passionné (selon Peter Brook, l'auteur est un pur élisabéthain) Jan Kott tente de résoudre le problème de la correspondance entre l'oeuvre Shakespearienne et notre vie actuelle. Son livre s'adresse donc aux spécialistes, aux gens de théâtre et au public cultivé, car il a la fraîcheur d'un témoignage écrit par un spectateur
The gender of Rosalind : interpretations : Shakespeare, Büchner, Gautier by Jan Kott( Book )
7 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare heute by Jan Kott( Book )
48 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fabric of memory : Ewa Kuryluk, cloth works, 1978-1987 by Ewa Kuryluk( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Schule der Klassiker by Jan Kott( Book )
36 editions published between 1949 and 1955 in 4 languages and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poezja polskiego oświecenia; antologia by Jan Kott( Book )
18 editions published between 1954 and 1956 in Polish and Undetermined and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manger les dieux : essais sur la tragedie grecque et la modernite by Jan Kott( Book )
10 editions published between 1975 and 1989 in French and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doctor Faustus by Christopher Marlowe( Book )
10 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a controversial, disreputable astrologer in Germany during the 1500's. His real name was possibly Johannes Faust. Told in dramatic form
Warszawa wieku Oświecenia by Jan Kott( Book )
11 editions published between 1954 and 1955 in Polish and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mitologia i realizm [szkice literackie: Tacyt, Stendhal, Gide, nadrealiści, Conrad Malraux] by Jan Kott( Book )
17 editions published between 1946 and 1956 in 4 languages and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kamienny Potok : eseje by Jan Kott( Book )
6 editions published in 1986 in Polish and Undetermined and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gott-Essen : Interpretationen griechischer Tragödien by Jan Kott( Book )
8 editions published between 1975 and 1991 in German and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare nostro contemporaneo by Jan Kott( Book )
36 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 9 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vynikající odborník, profesor varšavské university (nar. 1914) pohlíží ve svých esejích na Shakespeara výlučně očima člověka dneška. Nových pohledů se dobírá zejména i srovnáním jeho děl s moderním dramatem a skutečnostmi naší
 
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Alternative Names
jk.
Kot, J.
Kot, Jan.
Kot, Jan 1914-2001
Kott, Ân.
Kott, J.
Kott, Jan
Qwṭ, Ya'n.
コット, ヤン
Languages
English (218)
Polish (92)
French (50)
German (45)
Italian (17)
Serbian (7)
Danish (4)
Portuguese (4)
Croatian (4)
Japanese (3)
Czech (3)
Hebrew (3)
Romanian (3)
Hungarian (3)
Finnish (3)
Arabic (2)
Dutch (2)
Turkish (2)
Russian (2)
Norwegian (2)
Spanish (1)
Greek, Modern (1)
Catalan (1)
Slovak (1)
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