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Gay, John 1685-1732

Overview
Works: 1,915 works in 7,880 publications in 6 languages and 102,969 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Musical films  History  Records and correspondence  Filmed operas  Opera films  Poetry  Revues 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Translator, Other, Composer, Editor, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent, Honoree, Creator, Contributor, Author of screenplay, Musician, Adapter
Classifications: PR3474, 828.509
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The beggar's opera by Benjamin Britten( Recording )

115 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded [in London?], Apr. 21-25, 1991
The beggar's opera by John Gay( Book )

433 editions published between 1728 and 2009 in English and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedic play
Acis and Galatea : 1st version = 1. Fassung : HWV 49a : by George Frideric Handel( )

95 editions published between 1732 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

II. Vokalmusik. 2. Oratorien
The beggar's opera by John Gay( Book )

25 editions published in 1973 in 3 languages and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetical works of John Gay, including 'Polly', 'The beggar's opera' and selections from the other dramatic work by John Gay( Book )

26 editions published between 1926 and 1994 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteenth century plays by John Hampden( Book )

18 editions published between 1928 and 1980 in English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cato, Jane Shore, The Beggar's Opera, Tom Thumb the Great, The London Merchant, The clandestine Marriage and the West Indian
Polly by John Gay( Book )

94 editions published between 1729 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three hours after marriage by John Gay( Book )

74 editions published between 1717 and 2011 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems on several occasions by John Gay( Book )

161 editions published between 1720 and 1787 in English and Undetermined and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fables by John Gay( Book )

149 editions published between 1737 and 1777 in English and Undetermined and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The what d'ye call it a tragi-comi-pastoral farce by John Gay( Book )

115 editions published between 1715 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beggar's opera by John Christopher Pepusch( )

77 editions published between 1728 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Den fuldstændige libretto og musikken til alle sangene (for klaver med underlagte tekster), arrangeret af J. C. Pepusch
Polly an opera : being the second part of The beggar's opera by John Gay( Book )

68 editions published between 1729 and 1974 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wine a poem by John Gay( Book )

37 editions published between 1708 and 1926 in English and Undetermined and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gay's first known printed piece, in which he denies that water-drinkers can make successful authors. cf. Oxford companion to English literature
The beggar's opera by John Gay( )

42 editions published between 1733 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HTML version of John Gay's The Beggar's Opera. With elaborate biographical note
Fables. By the late Mr. Gay by John Gay( Book )

69 editions published between 1733 and 1834 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die 3groschenoper = The threepenny opera by Kurt Weill( Visual )

11 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in German and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aufführung der Dreigroschenoper in der Bearbeitung des Hamburger St.-Pauli-Theaters
The letters of John Gay by John Gay( Book )

6 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life and letters of John Gay (1685-1732) : author of "The beggar's opera" by Lewis Saul Benjamin( Book )

4 editions published in 1921 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documenting eighteenth century satire : Pope, Swift, Gay, and Arbuthnot in historical context by Pat Rogers( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documenting Eighteenth Century Satire provides a historicized view of Augustan satire, through detailed readings of individual works. It aims to show how these satires can be "documented" in various ways to reveal richer meanings. The book ranges across different modes of satire, in poetry, prose and drama. It covers some of the best known works of eighteenth-century British literature, including The Rape of the Lock, The Dunciad, and The Beggar's Opera. In addition it deals Other less familia
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Acis and Galatea : 1st version = 1. Fassung : HWV 49a :
Alternative Names
Gay 1685-1732

Gay 1685-1732 Mister

Gay 1685-1732 Mr

Gay, Johann 1685-1732

Gay, John

Gay, Johnann 1685-1732

Gay, Juan

Gay, Juan, 1685-1732

Gay, Mister 1685-1732

Gay, Mr., 1685-1732

Ge, Ioann

Ge, Ioann 1685-1732

John Gay angielski poeta i dramaturg

John Gay Brits auteur

John Gay écrivain britannique

John Gay englischer Schriftsteller

John Gay poeta e drammaturgo britannico

Τζον Γκέι Άγγλος ποιητής και δραματουργός

Гэй Д. 1685-1732

Джон Гей

Ջոն Գեյ

גאי, ג'ון

ג'ון גיי

גי, ג'ון 1685-1732

גיי, ג'ון

جون جي، 1685-1732

ಜಾನ್ ಗೇ

게이, 존 1685-1732

존 게이

ゲイ, ジョン

ジョン・ゲイ

Languages
English (1,623)

German (40)

French (6)

Italian (6)

Irish (1)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Acis and Galatea : 1st version = 1. Fassung : HWV 49a :John Gay and the ScribleriansDeep play : John Gay and the invention of modernitySlavery and Augustan literature : Swift, Pope, GayJohn Gay's The Beggar's Opera, 1728-2004 : adaptations and re-writings