WorldCat Identities

Brooks, Louise 1906-1985

Overview
Works: 162 works in 617 publications in 8 languages and 9,956 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Biography  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Autobiographies  Juvenile works  Picture books  Film adaptations  Documentary films  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Director, Translator, Performer, Contributor, Costume designer, Creator, Other
Classifications: PN2287.B694, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Louise Brooks
 
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Die Büchse der Pandora : Variationen auf das Thema Frank Wedekinds Lulu = Pandora's box : variations on the theme of Frank Wedekind's Lulu by G. W Pabst( Visual )

99 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the downward spiral of a showgirl named Lulu, whose sexual vivacity has a devastating effect on everyone she comes into contact with
Tagebuch einer Verlorenen = Diary of a lost girl by G. W Pabst( Visual )

58 editions published between 1929 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pharmacist's daughter seduced by her father's assistant has a child and is banished to a repressive reform school. Escaping, she makes her way penniless to a brothel where she lives for the moment
Louise Brooks : portrait of an anti-star by Roland Jaccard( Book )

14 editions published between 1976 and 1997 in French and English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait d'une actrice qui fut l'innoubliable Lulu de Pabst et l'égérie de l'expressionnisme allemand et qui, de retour dans son Amérique au début des années 30, alors que la critique venait de la porter aux nues, décide de dénoncer le "star system" et tourne le dos aux studios, préférant la lecture de Schopenhauer aux paillettes d'Hollywood
Prix de beauté Miss Europe by Augusto Genina( Visual )

21 editions published between 1930 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucienne, typist and gorgeous bathing beauty, decides to enter the 'Miss Europe' pageant sponsored by the French newspaper she works for. She finds her jealous lover Andre violently disapproves of such events and tries to withdraw, but it's too late; she's even then being named Miss France. The night Andre planned to propose to her, she's being whisked off to the Miss Europe finals in Spain, where admirers swarm around her. Win or lose, what will the harvest be?
Three films of W.C. Fields by W. C Fields( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wayne by Allen Eyles( Book )

2 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of John Wayne
Lulu in Hollywood by Louise Brooks( Book )

40 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografie van de Amerikaanse filmactrice
The show off ; The plastic age( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Show off is about a gullible woman who marries a pompous, incessantly boasting man against his family's wishes. The Plastic age is about a fast living college girl during Prohibition
Beggars of life by William A Wellman( Visual )

12 editions published between 1928 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl, forced to kill her guardian to protect her virtue, joins a group of hobos disguised as a boy. Upon discovering her gender, the brutal leader of the tramps demands her for himself
Heidi : a story for children and those who love children by Johanna Spyri( Book )

4 editions published between 1885 and 1886 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overland stage raiders( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because the gold that is shipped by motor coach is under constant attack, the 3 Mesquiteers buy an airplane to transport the precious metal. But the owner of the coach line has forced the Mesquiteers' partner to cooperate by threatening the partner's daughter
Louise Brooks : looking for Lulu by Shirley MacLaine( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in French and English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed interview with actress Louise Brooks and colleagues. Film also contains clips of several of her films
Lulu in Berlin by Louise Brooks( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed interview with actress Louise Brooks. Contains clips of several of her films
A girl in every port by Howard Hawks( Visual )

7 editions published between 1928 and 2010 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sea-faring Romeo finds himself a step behind the competition when he visits his girlfriends in various ports of call
Heidi : her years of wandering and learning : a story for children and those that love children by Johanna Spyri( Book )

6 editions published between 1884 and 1927 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The actors. Rare films of Louise Brooks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Girl in every port: A sea-faring Romeo finds himself a step behind the competition when he visits his girlfriends in various ports of call
Australian vocational education and training statistics : trends in 'traditional apprenticeships' by Louise Brooks( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This publication provides information on how vocational education and training (VET) in Australia is financed and where the money is spent. It provides detailed statistics for Australia, the eight states and territories, and the Australian National Training Authority (ANTA), using information from the national collections of VET data. The financial information has been extracted from the accrual-based statements prepared by Australia's state and territory governments and ANTA. Key financial data are audited to provide additional assurance on the quality of the reported data and consistent adoption of the requirements of the Australian Vocational Education and Training Management Information Statistical Standard (AVETMISS). The collected financial data support the VET key performance measures that have been adopted by Commonwealth, state and territory ministers. The information presented here includes summaries that focus on: revenues and expenses (to show financial performance); assets and liabilities (to show financial position); cash flows (to show how activities are financed); and trends in total revenues and expenses
Dear Stinkpot : letters from Louise Brooks or, my education with Lulu by Jan Wahl( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The role of women in the movies( Visual )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the treatment of women on the screen. Features sequence from the films of Lillan Gish, Theda Bara, Clara Bow, Gloria Swanson, Jean Harlow, Carole Lombard, Pola Negri, Louis Brooks, Marlene Dietrich, Greta Garbo, and Mae West
Lulu in Berlin und Hollywood by Louise Brooks( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Die Büchse der Pandora : Variationen auf das Thema Frank Wedekinds Lulu = Pandora's box : variations on the theme of Frank Wedekind's Lulu
Alternative Names
Brooks, Lulu.

Brooks, Lulu 1906-1985

Brooks, Mary Louise.

Brooks, Mary Louise 1906-1985

Louise Brooks actrice américaine

Louise Brooks actriz estadounidense

Louise Brooks Amerikaans acteur

Louise Brooks Amerikaans actrice

Louise Brooks amerikansk skådespelare

Louise Brooks amerikansk skodespelar

Louise Brooks amerikansk skuespiller

Louise Brooks ballerina, showgirl e attrice statunitense

Louise Brooks pemeran perempuan asal Amerika Serikat

Louise Brooks US-amerikanische Filmschauspielerin

Spyri, Johanna

Луиза Брукс

Луїза Брукс

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لويز بروكس

لوئیز بروکس بازیگر آمریکایی

لوئیس بروکس

ლუიზ ბრუქსი

ルイーズ・ブルックス

路易斯·布鲁克斯

露易絲·布魯克絲

Languages
English (233)

German (70)

French (46)

Spanish (7)

Italian (5)

Japanese (3)

Russian (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Lulu in HollywoodDear Stinkpot : letters from Louise Brooks or, my education with LuluLouise Brooks : Lulu foreverSmoking with LuluEmphysema : a love storyLulu