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Slesinger, Tess 1905-1945

Overview
Works: 55 works in 150 publications in 3 languages and 3,431 library holdings
Genres: Film adaptations  Fiction  Drama  History  Feminist fiction  Motion picture plays  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Tess Slesinger
The good earth by Pearl S Buck ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young farmer named Wang Lung marries a selfless, loyal slave girl, O-Lan. Wang is initially devoted to the land and rises to prosperity. Later, however, Wang deserts the land and takes a second wife and tragedy threatens to overwhelm him. Eventually Wang realizes that the land and O-Lan mean more to him than his wealth
The unpossessed by Tess Slesinger ( Book )
27 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Details the ins and outs and ups and downs of left-wing New York intellectual life and features a cast of litterateurs, layabouts, lotharios, academic activists, and fur-clad patrons of protest and the arts."--Back cover
Dance, girl, dance by Dorothy Arzner ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Bubbles loves to dance. But she also likes to eat. Her friend Judy may choose to suffer for her art, but not Bubbles. She swaps her ballet shoes for a G-string...and turns patrons' fantasies into dollars as burlesque sensation Tiger Lily White. Directed by Dorothy Arzner, classic Hollywood's sole major female director."--Container
Betty Smith's A tree grows in Brooklyn ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Brooklyn circa 1900, the Nolans manage to enjoy life on pennies despite great poverty and Papa's alcoholism. We come to know these people well through big and little troubles: Aunt Sissy's scandalous succession of "husbands"; the removal of the one tree visible from their tenement; and young Francie's desire to transfer to a better school...if irresponsible Papa can get his act together
On being told that her second husband has taken his first lover, and other stories by Tess Slesinger ( Book )
12 editions published between 1971 and 1990 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Betty Smith's A tree grows in Brooklyn ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of life in turn-of-the-century Brooklyn slums, as seen from the eyes of a bright young girl who is charmed by her drunken father
Time: the present : a book of short stories by Tess Slesinger ( Book )
7 editions published in 1935 in English and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The bride wore red ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Italian count, seeking to prove that social position is a matter of luck, sends a struggling nightclub singer to a luxury resort to masquerade as a wealthy lady
Dance, girl, dance (1940) shooting script by Frank Davis ( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Remember the day ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elderly schoolteacher reminisces about a nominee for president who use to be her student
"A tree grows in Brooklyn" : screenplay by Tess Slesinger ( Book )
7 editions published between 1944 and 1977 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le lys de Brooklyn by Elia Kazan ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Les Nolan vivent pauvrement dans un quartier de Brooklyn, se serrant les coudes face à l'adversité. La mort de Johnny, le père, plonge la famille dans le besoin. Pour survivre, il leur faudra du courage et de la volonté, à l'exemple de cet arbre qui parvient à s'épanouir dans la cour de leur immeuble
Remember the day : screenplay by Tess Slesinger ( Book )
3 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lazos humanos A tree grows in Brooklyn ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historia de la humilde infancia de una niña irlandesa en Brooklyn que sueña con una vida mejor lejos de su entorno lleno de carencias y adversidades
The good earth Dobra zemlja ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
THE GOOD EARTH ( Book )
2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
DANCE, GIRL, DANCE by Tess Slesinger ( Book )
2 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Den gode jord The good earth ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Braut trug rot ( Book )
1 edition published in 1937 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tree grows in Brooklyn (a Twentieth century-Fox production) by Tess Slesinger ( Book )
1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Davis, Tess Slesinger 1905-1945
Slesinger, Theresa 1905-1945
Languages
English (118)
Spanish (2)
German (1)
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