WorldCat Identities

Lania, Leo 1896-1961

Overview
Works: 100 works in 317 publications in 8 languages and 4,295 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Film adaptations  Personal narratives‡vAustrian  Motion picture plays  Fiction  Biography  Parodies, imitations, etc  Musical films  Librettos 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Adapter, Scenarist, Editor, Creator, Translator, Other, Recipient, Correspondent, Author of introduction
Classifications: PT2603.R397, 832.912
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Most widely held works by Leo Lania
Die 3groschenoper The threepenny opera by Kurt Weill( Visual )

33 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in German and English and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical comedy about the life of underworld characters in London at the end of the nineteenth century
My road to Berlin by Willy Brandt( Book )

13 editions published between 1960 and 1963 in 4 languages and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hemingway; a pictorial biography by Leo Lania( Book )

22 editions published between 1960 and 1963 in 3 languages and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hemingway's outlook may be limited and incomplete, his conception of honor and heroes primitive, even childish; but this very limitation and primitiveness were bound to find a powerful response among a generation which expected its salvation from men of strength and uncorrupted instinct, since reason and knowledge had not averted the catastrophe, and which, in protest against the failure of its elders, proclaimed its own immaturity and lack of education and experience as virtues, and as the promise of a better future. - p. 11
My father and I by Joseph Schildkraut( Book )

3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nine lives of Europe by Leo Lania( Book )

6 editions published in 1950 in English and German and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The darkest hour; adventures and escapes by Leo Lania( Book )

15 editions published between 1941 and 1943 in 3 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The threepenny opera by Bertolt Brecht( Book )

3 editions published between 1931 and 1984 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brecht's famous adaptation to the modern era of John Gay's The beggar's opera, satirizing social and political beliefs through its portrayal of a world of thieves and prostitutes
Mein Weg nach Berlin. by Willy Brandt( Book )

12 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in 4 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Land of promise by Leo Lania( Book )

14 editions published between 1934 and 1950 in English and German and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The foreign minister; [novel] by Leo Lania( Book )

9 editions published between 1956 and 1957 in English and German and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hemingway : eine Bildbiographie by Leo Lania( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 1967 in German and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Threepenny opera by Bertolt Brecht( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in German and English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story involves the charismatic Macheath, known as "Mack the Knife" and the complications which arise when he weds Polly Peachum, the daughter of "London's Beggar King" a sort of pimp of the destitute
The 3 penny opera Die 3groschenoper( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in the impoverished back alleys of Victorian London, The threepenny opera follows underworld antihero Mackie Messer (a.k.a. Mack the Knife) as he tries to woo Polly Peachum and elude the authorities"--Container
Der Hitler-Ludendorff-Prozess by Leo Lania( Book )

5 editions published in 1925 in German and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hemingway; biografía ilustrada by Leo Lania( Book )

4 editions published in 1963 in Spanish and German and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welt im Umbruch; Biographie einer Generation by Leo Lania( Book )

11 editions published between 1954 and 1955 in German and Undetermined and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indeta, die Fabrik der Nachrichten by Leo Lania( Book )

4 editions published in 1927 in German and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Aussenminister : Roman by Leo Lania( Book )

8 editions published in 1960 in German and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gewehre auf Reisen : Bilder aus deutscher Gegenwart by Leo Lania( Book )

8 editions published between 1924 and 2003 in German and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der tanz ins dunkel, Anita Berber; ein biographischer roman by Leo Lania( Book )

5 editions published in 1929 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Herman, Laszar 1896-1961

Herman, Lazar 1896-1961

Hermann, Lazar 1896-1961

Herrmann, Lazar

Herrmann, Lazar 1896-1961

Lania 1896-1961

Lania, L.

Lania, L. 1896-1961

Lania, L. (Leo), 1896-1961

Lania, Léo 1896-1961

Lania, Leon 1896-1961

Lazar, Hermann 1896-1961

Léo Lania Austrian writer

Leo Lania écrivain allemand

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