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Kott, Jan

Overview
Works: 432 works in 1,370 publications in 23 languages and 12,430 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Legends  History  Biography  Poetry  Study guides  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, Author of introduction, Other, Photographer, Illustrator, Compiler, Creator, Redactor, Translator
Classifications: PR2664, 822.3
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Most widely held works by Jan Kott
Shakespeare, our contemporary by Jan Kott( Book )

109 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,385 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 )

48 editions published between 1970 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 1,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theater of essence and other essays by Jan Kott( Book )

16 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theatre notebook, 1947-1967 by Jan Kott( Book )

17 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bottom translation : Marlowe and Shakespeare and the Carnival tradition by Jan Kott( Book )

12 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and Japanese and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four decades of Polish essays( Book )

6 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The marriage by Witold Gombrowicz( Book )

2 editions published between 1969 and 1986 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gender of Rosalind : interpretations : Shakespeare, Büchner, Gautier by Jan Kott( Book )

8 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare, notre contemporain by Jan Kott( Book )

39 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 278 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
Shakespeare heute by Jan Kott( Book )

30 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Szkice o Szekspirze by Jan Kott( Book )

78 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 16 languages and held by 174 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
The fabric of memory : Ewa Kuryluk, cloth works, 1978-1987 by Ewa Kuryluk( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Schule der Klassiker by Jan Kott( Book )

38 editions published between 1949 and 1955 in 4 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poezja polskiego oświecenia; antologia by Jan Kott( Book )

19 editions published between 1954 and 1956 in Polish and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manger les dieux : essais sur la tragedie grecque et la modernite by Jan Kott( Book )

11 editions published between 1975 and 1989 in French and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Szekspir współczesny by Jan Kott( Book )

25 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doctor Faustus by Christopher Marlowe( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 97 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
Sto listów do Delfiny by Zygmunt Krasiński( Book )

9 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warszawa wieku Oświecenia by Jan Kott( Book )

11 editions published between 1954 and 1955 in Polish and held by 81 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 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Shakespeare, our contemporary
Alternative Names
Jan Kott Polish writer

Jan Kott polnischer Kritiker und Autor

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Kot, Jan 1914-2001

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