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Thesiger, Ernest Frederic Graham 1879-1961

Overview
Works: 45 works in 91 publications in 2 languages and 2,542 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Fiction  Records and correspondence  Film and video adaptations  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Costume designer, Artist, Performer, Honoree, Correspondent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Ernest Frederic Graham Thesiger
Bride of Frankenstein by James Whale ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Baron Frankenstein is blackmailed by Dr. Praetorious into reviving his monster and building a mate for it
The old dark house by James Whale ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five persons in the house-- strangers cut off from the world by thunderstorms and landslide. Terror of the unknown draws them together, makes them open their pasts to each other. Then, as the excitement reaches its peak, when the girl, alone on the stairs, finds the drunken monster lurching toward her
The robe by Henry Koster ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marcellus is a Roman tribune in the time of Christ. He is in charge of the group of men that are assigned to crucify Jesus. After the crucifixion, he becomes drunk and wins Jesus' homespun robe. He becomes tormented by nightmares and delusions after the event. Hoping to find a way to live with what he has done, but still not believing in Jesus, he returns to Palestine to try and learn what he can of the man he killed
Last holiday by Henry Cass ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Told by his doctor he has no more than a few months to live, drab British workingman George Bird decides to spend his savings on lodging at a seaside resort. Once there, however, he finds his identity caught between upstairs and downstairs, the guest and the "help."
Bernard Shaw's Caesar and Cleopatra by Bernard Shaw ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Experience a lavish epic about love and politics in ancient Rome and Egypt
Adventures in embroidery by Ernest Frederic Graham Thesiger ( Book )
10 editions published between 1941 and 1947 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ghoul ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Egyptologist (Boris Karloff) wishes to be buried with a jewel he believes will allow him eternal life. When it is stolen, he rises from the dead to seek revenge
The Man who could work miracles by Lothar Mendes ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1937 and 2009 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bored group of celestials decide to give an "ordinary little fellow" the power to work miracles, just to see what he'll do with it. Fotheringay (Young), a mild draper's assistant, becomes the lucky recipient
Alec Guinness ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sidney Stratton is an eccentric chemist who one day invents a fiber that never wrinkles, wears out or gets dirty. However, when mill owners realize his invention will destroy their industry, Sidney suddenly becomes the most hunted man in the nation
Universal classic monsters the essential collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wolf man: A man who returns to the family estate to take over its affairs risks becoming a victim of the centuries-old curse of the werewolf
The man in the white suit by Alexander Mackendrick ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1951 and 2002 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Textile industry tries to suppress inventor's everlasting fabric"--British film catalogue, fiction film, 1895-1994
Practical make-up for the stage by T. W Bamford ( Book )
2 editions published between 1959 and 1966 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quartet ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The facts of life" charts the rise and fall of a young man gambling in Monte Carlo. In "The alien corn", a young man whose disapproving parents are horrified by his plans to become a professional pianist. They send him away to learn, hoping he will not be good enough. "The kite" tells of a husband's passion for kite-flying and the martial strife he encounters when his wife wishes him to give up his hobby. "The colonel's lady" depicts a colonel's disbelief at a passionate book written by his wife
The Alec Guinness collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An eccentric chemist invents a fiber that never wrinkles, wears out, or gets dirty, but when mill owners and workers realize this miracle fiber will destroy their industry, he becomes the most hunted man in the nation
The chronicle history of King Henry the Fift [sic] by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1944 and 1999 in German and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adaptation of Shakespeare's patriotic historical drama that celebrates the English nation and the greatness of its King. Includes medieval battle sequences with a recreation of the Battle of Agincourt
Practically true by Ernest Frederic Graham Thesiger ( Book )
3 editions published in 1927 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frankensteins Braut The bride of Frankenstein ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in German and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Chronicle history of King Henry the Fift with his battell fought at Agincourt in France by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's play is presented as a performance at the Globe Theater in 1600. The scene becomes progressively more realistic for the Battle of Agincourt, but once again reverts to the Globe for the conclusion
Adventures in embroidery by Ernest Frederic Graham Thesiger ( Book )
1 edition published in 1941 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laughter in paradise ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An eccentric old practical joker dies leaving $140,000 to each of four relatives, on various conditions. A timid, conscientious bank clerk is to hold up the bank manager with a water pistol; a domestic tyrant is to get a job as a maid and keep it for a month; a playboy and gambler is to propose to and marry the first girl he meets; a writer of cheap thrillers is to commit a crime which will send him to jail for a month. These exploits, presented simultaneously, are attempted with varying success. Eventually the heirs meet again to find that the practical joker is still at work: there is no money
 
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Languages
English (66)
German (2)
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