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Addison, John 1920-1998

Overview
Works: 264 works in 520 publications in 4 languages and 5,819 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Manuscripts  War films  Humor  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  History  Biography 
Roles: Author, Composer, Conductor, Arranger, Performer, Editor, Musician, Adapter, Cinematographer , Compiler
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about John Addison
 
Most widely held works by John Addison
Torn curtain by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
13 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scientist Michael Armstrong becomes involved in an action thriller when he attends a congress in Copenhagen
John Osborne's Luther by John Osborne( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Martin Luther and his eventual condemnation of the Catholic Church and incitement of the Protestant reformation
A bridge too far by Richard Attenborough( Visual )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and French and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The story of the Allied defeat at Arnhem in 1944"--Halliwell's Film and video guide, 5th ed
The Charge of the light brigade by Tony Richardson( Visual )
6 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A satirical re-telling of tragic events during the Crimean War. "British Captain Nolan is a devoted officer disgusted with his commander, Lord Cardigan. Lord Raglan is a foolish officer with misguided war strategies and a fading memory. Together, they are sent to Turkey in response to a Russian invasion. Driven by arrogance and ineptitude, they send hundreds of cavalry to certain death ..."--Container
The entertainer by Tony Richardson( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tragica storia dell'attore di avanspettacolo Archie Rice: dopo vari lutti familiari e il fallimento finanziario gli viene offerto un impiego, ma lui preferisce espiare andando in prigione per debiti. Solo la figlia gli rimarrà€ vicina
The loneliness of the long distance runner by Tony Richardson( Visual )
21 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An 18-year-old boy, a product of a slum environment, is sent to reform school where he becomes the top runner and the best bet to win against a private school
Tom Jones by Tony Richardson( Visual )
12 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lusty adventures of a handsome and good-natured young man seeking his fortune and his true parentage in 18th century England
School for scoundrels by Todd Phillips( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. S. Potter is headmaster of a school which gives instruction on "How to win without actually cheating." The school teaches the ways to seduce a women, gain points in a conversation, or beating someone who plays a better game. One of Mr. Potter's pupils is a desperate Henry Palfrey whose every attempt to win the heart of April Smith has been thwarted by the cad Raymond Delauney. Needless to say Mr. Potter's instructions allow Henry to vanquish his nemesis and win April's affections, though not quite as Mr. Potter had intended
A fine madness by Irvin Kershner( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Samson Shillitoe is a genius, a poet and carpet cleaner who ends up getting writer's block, gets into a series of disasters with his wife but keeps on smiling until he dallies with a psychiatrist's wife
Joseph Andrews by Henry Fielding( Visual )
5 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poor but virtuous 18th century English country servant struggles to remain faithful to his true love, an innocent servant girl, amid the comically scandalous and debauched behaviour of all around him
Concerto for trumpet and string orchestra : with optional percussion by John Addison( )
8 editions published between 1951 and 1996 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
B flat trumpet part with optional percussion
The film music by John Addison( )
3 editions published in 2007 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Maggie by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wily Scottish ship captain cons a rich American into letting his coal burning scow "The Maggie" carry a valuable load of furniture to a Scottish island. The American soon realises he's been conned but can he stop the captain from ripping him off?
The honey pot by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and French and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A millionaire pretends to be dying and summons three former mistresses to his bedside in Venice. He then lies back to enjoy their greedy scramble to inherit his fortune. One of them suddenly dies mysteriously, and an elaborate murder scheme unfolds
Rhapsody for English horn and strings (or alto saxophone) by Gordon Jacob( )
6 editions published in 1950 and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tom Jones original motion picture soundtrack by John Addison( Recording )
4 editions published between 1963 and 2009 and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Original motion picture sound track
Luther by John Osborne( Visual )
6 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Martin Luther and his eventual condemnation of the Catholic Church and incitement of the Protestant reformation
Serenade for wind quintet and harp by John Addison( )
7 editions published in 1958 in 3 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Divertimento for two trumpets, horn and trombone. Op. 9 by John Addison( )
6 editions published in 1954 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carte blanche : ballet suite by John Addison( )
4 editions published in 1956 and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Addison, Jock 1920-1998
Addison, John Mervin 1920-1998
Addison, John Mervyn 1920-1998
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