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Osborne, John 1929-1994

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The entertainer, a play by John Osborne( Book )

191 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 5,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Porter is a university graduate who rejects middle class dreams and operates a candy stall in a local flea market. His wife, Alison, endures his anger and frustration because of his intense love. But when an actress friend of Alison's temporarily moves in with them, Jimmy becomes a twisted figure of bitterness and pain as disillusionment and anger overtake him
Luther : a play by John Osborne( Book )

139 editions published between 1931 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of the passionate priest, the rebel who challenged and changed the spiritual world of his time
Inadmissible evidence; a play by John Osborne( Book )

73 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1964, this is the story of Bill Maitland, a somewhat seedy middle-aged British lawyer. Working in London, his life is going to pieces. He hates his work and fellow employees, as he juggles his wife, a girlfriend, his daughter, and varied acquaintances. He is ultimately deserted by everyone he ever cared for and his life is revealed as a total failure
Tom Jones by F. D Philidor( Visual )

57 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lusty tale set in 18th century England. Tom Jones is an orphan raised by the village squire who grows up to be a handsome young man with a way with women. He loves the daughter of a neighboring landowner, and falls into many adventures in pursuit of her, including duels, bedroom romps and prison
Plays for England: The blood of the Bambergs [and] Under plain cover. The world of Paul Slickey by John Osborne( Book )

31 editions published between 1962 and 1999 in English and held by 1,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The blood of the Bambergs, the first of the two companion Plays for England (1963), is a satirical account of a royal wedding. The second play, Under plain cover depicts a marriage in crisis that becomes a tabloid 'human interest' story. Watch it come down (1975) is the story of a man waiting for death, while his friends trash and scar each other around him"--Page 4 of cover
Look back in anger by Tony Richardson( Visual )

52 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Porter is a university graduate who rejects middle class dreams and operates a candy stall in a local flea market. His wife, Allison, endures his anger and frustration because of his intense love. But when an actress friend of Allison's temporarily moves in with them, Jimmy becomes a twisted figure of bitterness and pain as disillusionment and anger overtake him
A subject of scandal and concern, a play for television by John Osborne( Book )

36 editions published between 1959 and 2004 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Jones : a film script by John Osborne( Book )

33 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A patriot for me by John Osborne( Book )

37 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typescript, dated Aug. 1, 1969
The picture of Dorian Gray; a moral entertainment by John Osborne( Book )

19 editions published between 1973 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The entertainer by Tony Richardson( Visual )

30 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vaudevillian Archie Rice is willing to neglect his family, exploit a starlet and string along his fellow performers in aid of his own career
West of Suez: a play by John Osborne( Book )

21 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typescript on light green paper, in blue paper covers. Annotated in pencil on page 2 of preliminaries (the cast list); otherwise uncorrected. Printed by Scripts Limited, in London (noted on last page)
Get Carter by Mike Hodges( Visual )

19 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vicious London gangster, Jack Carter, travels to Newcastle for his brother's funeral. He begins to suspect that his brother's death was not an accident and sets out to follow a complex trail of lies, deceit, cover-ups and backhanders through Newcastle's underworld, leading, he hopes, to the man who ordered his brother killed
Watch it come down by John Osborne( Book )

13 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and Danish and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen( Visual )

15 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Henrik Ibsen's play, Hedda Gabler, the story of a woman's tormented search for self-fulfillment in a world dominated by men
A place calling itself Rome by John Osborne( Book )

17 editions published between 1973 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The right prospectus : a play for television by John Osborne( Book )

17 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luther by John Osborne( Visual )

15 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Martin Luther and his eventual condemnation of the Catholic Church and incitement of the Protestant reformation
Almost a gentleman : an autobiography : vol. II, 1955-1966 by John Osborne( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografie van de Engelse toneelschrijver (geb. 1929) vanaf de oprichting van de English Stage Company tot de dood van George Devine, zijn mentor
A better class of person : an autobiography by John Osborne( Book )

3 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eerste deel van de autobiografie van de Britse toneelschrijver (1929- ) over de periode 1929-1956
 
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The entertainer, a play
Alternative Names
Džon Ozborn

John James Osborne

John Osborne auteur dramatique, journaliste, comédien et producteur

John Osborne Brits acteur

John Osborne brytyjski dramatopisarz, aktor i scenarzysta

John Osborne drammaturgo britannico

John Osborne englischer Autor

Osborne, John

Osborne, John J. 1929-1994

Osborne, John James

Osborne, John James 1929-

Osborne John James 1929-1994

Usburn, Jūn 1929-1994

Τζων Όσμπορν Άγγλος θεατρικός συγγραφέας, ηθοποιός και κριτικός

Джон Озбърн

Джон Осборн

Осборн, Джон

Осборн, Джон 1929-1994

Џон Озборн

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אוסבורן, ג'ון

ג'ון אוסבורן

جان آزبرن

جون أوزبورن، 1929-1994

جون أوسبورن

ਜੋਨ ਉਸਬ੍ਰਨ

오스본, 존 1929-1994

오스본, 존 제임스 1929-1994

오즈번, 존 1929-1994

오즈번, 존 제임스 1929-1994

존 오즈번

オズボーン, J

オズボーン, ジョン

ジョン・オズボーン (劇作家)

約翰·奧斯本

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Luther : a playPlays for England: The blood of the Bambergs [and] Under plain cover. The world of Paul SlickeyLook back in angerThe picture of Dorian Gray; a moral entertainmentThe entertainerHedda GablerA better class of person : an autobiography