WorldCat Identities

Brooks, Louise 1906-1985

Overview
Works: 147 works in 526 publications in 8 languages and 9,412 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Silent films  Biography  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Translator, Director, Performer, Costume designer, Contributor, Creator, Other
Classifications: PZ7.S772, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Louise Brooks
 
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Most widely held works by Louise Brooks
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 )

76 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louise Brooks plays Lulu, an effervescent chorus girl who destroys everyone she comes in contact with before she is murdered by Jack the Ripper
Tagebuch einer Verlorenen = Diary of a lost girl by G. W Pabst( Visual )

51 editions published between 1929 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 704 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 )

11 editions published between 1976 and 1997 in French and English and held by 223 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 )

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

While André indeed loves Lucienne, a Parisian typist, he has conventional expectations for their life together. When the Miss Europe beauty contest comes to town, he warns her to "not even dream" of entering it but she ignores his advice and tries out for the contest
Three films of W.C. Fields by W. C Fields( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heidi : a story for children by Johanna Spyri( Book )

15 editions published between 1884 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Swiss orphan is heartbroken when she must leave her beloved grandfather and their happy home in the mountains to go to school and to care for an invalid girl in the city
Lulu in Hollywood by Louise Brooks( Book )

31 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografie van de Amerikaanse filmactrice
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 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overland stage raiders( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Three Mesquiteers was the umbrella title for a series of 51 B-westerns released between 1936 and 1943. Overland Stage Raiders, the second of eight John Wayne Mesquiteers films, co-stars silent film icon Louise Brooks in her final performance and Anthony Marsh as siblings who partner up with the three amigos, Stony Brooke, Tucson Smith, and Lullaby Joslin, to save their struggling airline. Standing in their way is an evil businessman and his band of outlaws
Heidi by Johanna Spyri( Book )

8 editions published between 1927 and 1954 in 3 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Swiss orphan is heartbroken when she must leave her beloved grandfather and their happy home in the mountains to go to school and to care for an invalid girl in the city
The show off The plastic age( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 49 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
Louise Brooks : looking for Lulu by Shirley MacLaine( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in French and English and held by 49 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 )

6 editions published between 1928 and 2007 in English and held by 35 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
The show off( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A braggart wreaks havoc with his fiancee's family as they become poorer. He somehow saves the day
Beggars of life by William A Wellman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1928 and 2015 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl, forced to kill her guardian to protect her virtue, joins a group of hobos
Australian vocational education and training statistics : trends in 'traditional apprenticeships' by Louise Brooks( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 16 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
The actors. Rare films of Louise Brooks( Visual )

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

Canary murder case: Philo Vance tries to solve the murder of Margaret O'Dell, a blackmailing musical comedy star who was found strangled in her apartment
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 13 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
 
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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
Amerykańska aktorka i tancerka

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 US-amerikanische Filmschauspielerin

Spyri, Johanna

Луиза Брукс

Луїза Брукс

Լուիզա Բրուքս

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 (225)

German (54)

French (38)

Spanish (8)

Italian (6)

Japanese (3)

Russian (1)

Dutch (1)

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