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Cornell, Katharine 1893-1974

Overview
Works: 218 works in 289 publications in 2 languages and 3,756 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Tragedies (Drama)  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction  Juvenile works  Outlines and syllabi  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Graphic novels 
Roles: Performer, Author, Actor, Narrator, Former owner, Speaker, Producer, Commentator
Classifications: PR2831.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Katharine Cornell
 
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Sonnets from the Portuguese by Elizabeth Barrett Browning( Recording )

14 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The highly accaimed collection of forty-four love sonnets written by Elizabeth Barrett Browning written in the period leading up to her 1846 marriage to Robert Browning. Read by Emma Topping and Katharine Cornell
Helen Keller: In Her Story( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen Keller plays herself as this film traces her career from birth to age seventy-six, showing in detail how the blind, deaf, and mute child overcame almost insuperable handicaps to become one of the world's great figures. Some of Miss Keller's famous friends appear
Barretts of Wimpole Street( Visual )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatic portrayal of the romance of poets, Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning. The invalid poetess who regains her health after falling in love with the famous poet elopes with the poet against the wishes of her tyrannical father, who exhibits an incestuous attachment for Elizabeth, as well as an over domineering control of all the Barrett siblings in their personal adult relationships. The story is set in London, England, starting in the year, 1845
The Barretts of Wimpole Street by Rudolf Besier( Recording )

6 editions published between 1950 and 1957 in 3 languages and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the romance between Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett, complicated by her domineering father and her illness
The Barretts of Wimpole Street : the three love scenes. Sonnets from the Portuguese by Rudolf Besier( Recording )

3 editions published between 1950 and 1957 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I wanted to be an actress; the autobiography of Katharine Cornell by Katharine Cornell( Book )

4 editions published between 1938 and 1941 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This I believe by Henry H Dale( Recording )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the personal philosophies of many famous Americans as spoken by them
The tragedy of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Book )

1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, discusses the author and the theater of his time, and provides quizzes and other study activities
No time for comedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Minnesota newsman Gaylord Esterbrook is summoned to New York to rewrite his first play, Broadway star Linda Paige finds him a breath of fresh air and asks for his hand in marriage. But after collaborating with his wife on four comic hits, Gaylord decides the time has come to get serious. Spending his days with a man-hunting muse who insists he write dramas instead, Gaylord works on the play at Linda's expense, two tragedies in the making."
The Barretts of Wimpole Street : the three love scenes by Rudolf Besier( Recording )

2 editions published between 1956 and 1957 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katherine Cornell and Anthony Quayle read three scenes from Besier's play The Barretts of Wimpole Street, about the courtship of poets Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning. Katherine Cornell then reads twenty of Barrett's Sonnets form the Portuguese
The age of innocence by Edith Wharton( Book )

1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Empire Theatre, Gilbert Miller presents Katharine Cornell in a new play "The Age of Innocence," a dramatization of Edith Wharton's novel of the same title by Margaret Ayer Barnes, staged by Guthrie McClintic
Helen Hayes collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katharine Cornell : stage portraits( Book )

in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No time for comedy by S. N Behrman( Book )

3 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maryland Theatre, Leonard B. McLaughlin, manager, Katharine Cornell and the Playwrights' Company present S.N. Behrman's new play "No Time For Comedy," with Laurence Olivier, Margalo Gillmore, staged by Guthrie McClintic, settings by Jo Mielziner
I wanted to be an actress : the autobiography of Katharine Cornell as told to Ruth Woodbury Sedgwick by Katharine Cornell( Book )

2 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonnets from Portuguese by Elizabeth Barrett Browning( Recording )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Candida; a mystery by Bernard Shaw( Book )

3 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, Katharine Cornell in association with Gilbert Miller presents "Candida," by Bernard Shaw, with Cedric Hardwicke, Mildred Natwick, Weslely Addy, Marlon Brando, Oliver Cliff, Katherine Cornell, staged by Guthrie McClintic, settings by Woodman Thompson
The Prescott proposals by Howard Lindsay( Book )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, Louis A. Lotito, managing director, Leland Hayward presents Katharine Cornell in "The Prescott Proposals," a new play by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse, with Felix Aylmer, Lorne Greene, Ben Astar, Roger Dann, Bartlett Robinson, Minoo Daver, directed by Howard Lindsay, settings and lighting by Donald Oenslager, costumes by Main Bocher
The Barretts of Wimpole Street : the three major scenes by Rudolf Besier( Recording )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curtain going up! : the story of Katharine Cornell by Gladys Malvern( Book )

2 editions published between 1947 and 1949 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curtain Going Up! is the engaging novelization of Katharine Cornell's life up to the book's writing in 1943. The First Lady of the Theatre, as Cornell was known, entertained countless audiences on Broadway and on tour. With her husband, Guthrie McClintic, she produced and starred in many renowned performances, such as Candida and The Barretts of Wimpole Street, and gave endlessly to both audiences and the acting community. The fascinating story of one of the most influential figures in 20th century theatre is available for the first time in ebook
 
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Alternative Names
Cornell, Kit

Cornell, Kit 1893-1974

Katharine Cornell actrice américaine

Katharine Cornell actriz estadounidense

Katharine Cornell aktorka amerykańska

Katharine Cornell Amerikaans actrice (1893-1974)

Katharine Cornell amerikansk skådespelare

Katharine Cornell amerikansk skodespelar

Katharine Cornell amerikansk skuespiller

Katharine Cornell attrice teatrale statunitense

Katharine Cornell US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Kornell, Kètrin

McClintic, Guthrie

McClintic, Guthrie 1893-1974 Mrs

McClintic, Guthrie, Mrs., 1893-1974

Корнелл, Кэтрин

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