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Elsom, Isobel 1893-1981

Overview
Works: 35 works in 80 publications in 5 languages and 2,661 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Legal films  Dark comedy films  Fiction  Farces  Film and video adaptations  Musical films  Television plays 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Isobel Elsom, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Isobel Elsom
My fair lady by George Cukor ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 1,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Outside Covent Garden on a rainy evening in 1912, cockney flower girl, Eliza Doolittle, meets linguistic expert Henry Higgins. Higgins, in turn, bets his companion, Colonel Pickering, that, within six months, he could transform Eliza into a proper lady, simply by teaching her proper English. The next morning, face and hands freshly scrubbed, Eliza presents herself on Higgins' doorstep, ready and willing to be turned into a lady
Monsieur Verdoux a comedy of murders by Charlie Chaplin ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An enigmatic family man goes to extreme lengths to support his wife and child by murdering a series of wealthy widows
The Paradine case by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beautiful Anna Paradine is accused of poisoning her older wealthy husband. Her barrister, the happily married Anthony Keane takes the case but also lets his heart rule his head when he falls hard for his client
Deep in my heart by Sigmund Romberg ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While Broadway swings to the jazzy beat of ragtime, Sigmund Romberg continues to play the beautiful waltzes of his native Austria at the Cafe Vienna. Persuaded by the cafe owner to compose in the new style, he creates a hit song, which leads to great musical success, but the woman he loves is reluctant to return his feelings
Ladies in retirement ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychopathic companion-housekeeper strangles her employer, a retired actress, to prevent the institutionalization of the employer's two mentally ill sisters. Set in a lonely mansion on the Thames estuary
Love from a stranger ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series of murders of wealthy women leads police from the United States to Liverpool, England during 1901
Alfred Hitchcock presents ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four programs from suspense anthology series, originally aired between 1955 and 1959 on CBS-TV
O toi ma charmante by William A Seiter ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La sublime Maria est l'aînée des 3 filles d'Edward Acuna, homme d'affaires important. Ce dernier surnommé "l'homme le plus têtu d'Amérique du Sud" cherche à marier sa fille
The innocents ( Book )
2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Playhouse, operated by Playhouse Enterprises, Inc., Sonny G. Marden, managing director, Peter Cookson presents "The Innocents," a new play by William Archibald, based on Henry James "The Turn of the Screw," music composed by Alex North, with Beatrice Straight, Iris Mann, David Cole, Andrew Duggan, Ella Playwin, and Isobel Elsom, directed by Peter Glenville, setting and lighting by Jo Mielziner, costumes by Motley, original ballads by Mr. Archibald and Mr. North
Illegal ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gambler's ex-wife opens an after-hours casino in order to put her two daughters through school
De retour à Noël ( Visual )
in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romeo and Juliet ( Book )
1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Broadhurst Theatre, The Dwight Deere Wiman production of Olivia de Havilland in "Romeo and Juliet," by William Shakespeare, with Jack Hawkins, Evelyn Varden, James Hayter, Malcolm Keen, Isobel Elsom, Douglas Watson, directed by Peter Glenville, sets and costumes by Oliver Messel, incidental music by David Diamond
The errand boy by Jerry Lewis ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hired to act as the eyes and ears of a motion picture studio mogul, studio mail room clerk Morty is to roam the lot and report back with any questionable activities. But the shenanigans and hijinks he uncovers are ones of his own doing!
Love is a many-splendored thing by Henry King ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melodrama dat in Hongkong speelt ten tijde van de Koreaanse oorlog. Euraziatische dokter Jones wordt verliefd op correspondent Holden
Der Bürotrottel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1961 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Hallmark television theatre ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Ladies in retirement ( Book )
1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
National Theatre, direction Rapley Theatre Company, Edmund Plohn, manager, The Theatre Guild presents Flora Robson in the Gilbert Miller Production "Ladies in Retirement," by Edward Percy and Reginald Denham, with Estelle Winwood, Isobel Elsom and Patrick O'Moore, staged by Mr. Denham, setting by Raymond Sovey, costumes by Helen Pons
W. Somerset Maugham's Of human bondage ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Ford startime ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Dramatic story of a mid-19th century English governess who tries to save her two orphaned charges, Miles and Flora, from torment by the evil ghosts of the former butler Peter Quint and his lover, former governess Miss Jessel
Hallmark summer theater ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"Story of the importance of one vote in an election."--TV guide
 
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Alternative Names
Elsom, Isabel, 1893-1981
Elson, Isobel, 1893-1981
Reed, Isobel Jeannette, 1893-1981
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