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Jackson, Charles 1903-1968

Overview
Works: 83 works in 336 publications in 11 languages and 6,444 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Psychological fiction  Film adaptations  Pamphlets  Social problem films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Correspondent
Classifications: PS3519.A323, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Charles Jackson
The lost weekend by Charles Jackson( Book )

122 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 1,956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1936, and on the East side of Manhattan, a would-be writer named Don Birnam decides to have a drink. And then another, and then another, until he's in the midst of what becomes a five-day binge.-Back cover
A second-hand life by Charles Jackson( Book )

17 editions published between 1967 and 1974 in 4 languages and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fall of valor, a novel by Charles Jackson( Book )

11 editions published between 1946 and 1986 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The awakening of the latent homosexuality in a married man, and the subsequent adventures and conflicts, are handled with finesse, but without deep psychological insight... (D. Webster Cory)
The sunnier side : twelve Arcadian tales by Charles Jackson( Book )

13 editions published between 1950 and 1971 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ignoring taboos, revealing episodes tell the early life of Don Birnam of 'The Lost Weekend', the girls he knew and the things he learned
The outer edges by Charles Jackson( Book )

11 editions published between 1948 and 1954 in English and German and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earthly creatures, ten stories by Charles Jackson( Book )

5 editions published between 1953 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taken at the flood : the human drama as seen by modern American novelists( Book )

1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprised of memorable passages from novels written by American writers between 1920 and 1945. Contains contributions by F. Scott Fitzgerald, Pearl Buck, Thomas Wolfe, E.E. Cummings, Edna Ferber, William Faulkner, Theadore Dreiser, Ernest Hemingway, John Hersey, John Steinbeck, Charles Jackson, Sinclair Lewis, Sherwood Anderson and others
How to buy a used car by Charles Jackson( Book )

3 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lost weekend by Billy Wilder( Visual )

27 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Realistic portrayal of the devastating effects of alcohol on a dissatisfied would-be writer
The Cotswold connection by Charles Jackson( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best film plays, 1945 by John Gassner( Book )

1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sunnier side : Arcadian tales by Charles Jackson( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A posthumous anthology of stories on life in Arcadia, a small town in New York State, illustrating the advantages and disadvantages of living in a small burg. In one story, a girl is hounded for having an affair, in another a man discovers to his horror that a bum is a relative. By the author of The Lost Weekend
The lost weekend by Charles Jackson( Recording )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year 1936 finds aspiring writer Don Birnam living on the East side of Manhattan, where he teeters on the precipice of a yawning, self-imposed abyss. He takes a drink, and then one drink becomes two, then three, until each slug of liquor blends seamlessly into a river propelling him along a drunken, five-day odyssey. And all the while, as the ravages of booze slowly eat away at him, Birnam finds himself shrouded in the notion that he might stop--that he should stop--but that perhaps he never will
A practical program to kill Jim Crow by Charles Jackson( Book )

4 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sunnier side and other stories by Charles Jackson( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A masterful collection of short stories exposing the seamy undercurrents of small-town American life from Charles Jackson, celebrated author of The Lost Weekend. A selection of Jackson's finest tales, The Sunnier Side and Other Stories explores the trials of adolescence in America during the tumultuous years of the early twentieth century. Set in the town of Arcadia in upstate New York, the stories in this collection address the unspoken issues'homosexuality, masturbation, alcoholism, to name a few'lurking just beneath the surface of the small-town ideal. The Sunnier Side showcases Jackson at the height of his storytelling powers, reaffirming his reputation as a boundary-pushing, irreverent writer years ahead of his time
Das verlorene Wochenende( Visual )

9 editions published between 1945 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zwei Tage im Leben eines trunksüchtigen Schriftstellers in New York, sein zunehmender Verfall, der auch con seiner Verlobten nicht aufzuhalten ist, bis in die Qualen des Deliriums. Eine mit groer Eindringlichkeit packend gestaltete Alkoholiker-Studie, atmosphärisch dicht, überzeugend dargestellt, kompromisslos realistisch, bis auf den konstruiert positiven, von der Produktion erzwungenen Schlu
Earthly creatures by Charles Jackson( Book )

4 editions published between 1953 and 1954 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fall of valour by Charles Jackson( Book )

3 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The lost weekend
Alternative Names
Charles Jackson

Charles R. Jackson crivain amricain

Charles R. Jackson US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Jackson, Charles

Jackson, Charles R.

Jackson Charles R. 1903-1968

Jackson, Charles R. (Charles Reginald), 1903-1968

Jackson, Charles Reginald.

Jackson, Charles Reginald 1903-1968

Чарльз Р. Джексон

چارلز آر. جکسون نویسنده آمریکایی

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