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Abel, Lionel

Overview
Works: 61 works in 153 publications in 4 languages and 2,900 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Periodicals  Bibliography  Musical settings  Manuscripts 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, Performer, Author of introduction, Other, tra
Classifications: PQ2637.A82, 842.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lionel Abel
Georges Seurat by John Rewald( Book )

12 editions published between 1943 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cubist painters; aesthetic meditations, 1913 by Guillaume Apollinaire( Book )

17 editions published between 1944 and 1962 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camille Pissarro: letters to his son Lucien by Camille Pissarro( Book )

10 editions published between 1943 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Important nonsense by Lionel Abel( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moderns on tragedy; an anthology of modern and relevant opinions on the substance and meaning of tragedy by Lionel Abel( Book )

6 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragedy and metatheatre : essays on dramatic form by Lionel Abel( Book )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camille Pissarro: letters to his son Lucien by Camille Pissarro( Book )

10 editions published between 1943 and 2002 in English and German and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean sans terre by Yvan Goll( Book )

5 editions published in 1944 in English and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some poems of Rimbaud by Arthur Rimbaud( Book )

2 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instead( )

in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No exit, and three other plays by Jean-Paul Sartre( Book )

4 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In these four plays, Jean-Paul Sartre, the great existentialist novelist and philosopher, displays his mastery of the drama. No Exit is an unforgettable portrayal of hell. The Flies is a modern reworking of the Electra-Orestes story. Dirty Hands is about a young intellectual torn between theory and praxis. The Respectful Prostitute is a scathing attack on American racism. 4 plays about an existential portrayal of Hell, the reworking of the Electra-Orestes story, the conflict of a young intellectual torn between theory and conflict and an arresting attack on American racism
Metateatro : una nuova interpretazione dell'arte drammatica by Lionel Abel( Book )

4 editions published in 1965 in Italian and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theodore Roszak sculpture : Pierre Matisse Gallery, April 17 to May 12, 1962 by Theodore Roszak( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who's afraid and why? by Edward Albee( Recording )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussion of the play "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" by the author and two critics, John Simon and Lionel Abel. Abel calls the play "baffling, boring, and humorless." Simon compares it favorably with works of O'Neill and Proust
The intellectual follies : a memoir of the literary venture in New York and Paris by Lionel Abel( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Metateatro : uma visão nova da forma dramática by Lionel Abel( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 1968 in Portuguese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The grip of the given : op. 21, (1950-4') by René Leibowitz( )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The renegade : op. 40 (1952-5') by René Leibowitz( )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rêverie à Central Park; with a translation by Lionel Abel by Fernand Gregh( Book )

1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artists' Theatre: four plays by Herbert Machiz( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Important nonsense
Alternative Names
Lionel Abel Amerikaans toneelschrijver (1910-2001)

Lionel Abel dramaturge américain

Lionel Abel Playwright

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Important nonsenseTragedy and metatheatre : essays on dramatic formNo exit, and three other playsThe intellectual follies : a memoir of the literary venture in New York and Paris