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McCourt, Frank

Overview
Works: 233 works in 1,359 publications in 28 languages and 38,743 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Drama  Pictorial works  Film adaptations  Christmas stories  Juvenile works  History  Domestic fiction  Short stories, English 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Interviewee, Speaker, Host, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: E184.I6, B
Publication Timeline
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Angela and the baby Jesus by Frank McCourt ( Book )
22 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At Christmastime, six-year-old Angela takes the baby Jesus from the cold church manger to her warm house in Limerick, Ireland. Based on a childhood story told by the author's mother
Angela's ashes : a memoir by Frank McCourt ( Book )
289 editions published between 1199 and 2014 in 22 languages and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The luminous memoir of Frank McCourt, born in Depression-era Brooklyn to recent Irish immigrants and raised in the slums of Limerick, Ireland. Wearing rags for diapers, begging a pig's head for Christmas dinner and gathering coal from the roadside to light a fire, Frank endures poverty, near-starvation and the casual cruelty of relatives and neighbors -- yet lives to tell his tale with eloquence, exuberance and remarkable forgiveness
Brotherhood by Tony Hendra ( Book )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers a photographic tribute to the New York City Fire Department and the firefighters who lost their lives in the September 11, 2001, terrorist attack on the World Trade Center
The elements of style by William Strunk ( )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hailed for its directness and clever insight, this unorthodox textbook was born from a professor's love for the written word and perfected years later by one of his students--famed author E.B. White. Ever since its first publication in 1959, writers have turned to this book for its wise and accessible advice
'Tis : a memoir by Frank McCourt ( Book )
87 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Autobiografisch relaas over het leven van een Ier in het New York van de jaren 1950-1985
Angela's ashes by Alan Parker ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born to Irish parents, McCourt endured a childhood of extreme poverty. He rose from humble beginnings to become a Pulitzer Prize winner. In "Angela's ashes", he recounts the heartbreaking stories and the soul-saving humor of his childhood
Teacher man : a memoir by Frank McCourt ( Book )
81 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selvbiografisk roman af den irskfødte Frank McCourt, som fortæller om sin tid som lærer og om, hvordan han blev forfatter
Teacher man by Frank McCourt ( )
19 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank McCourt tells his most exhilarating story yet - how he became a teacher. He describes his own coming of age - as a teacher, storyteller and, ultimately, a writer. He instinctively identifies with the underdog. His sympathies lie more with students that administrators
Historic pubs of Dublin by Frank McCourt ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Author Frank McCourt discusses the long history of pubs and explores some of the legendary drinking establishments as well as the beautiful sights of Dublin. Visits nearby attractions like Trinity College, Dublin Castle, St. Patrick's Cathedral, Grafton Street, Jameson Distillery, Guinness Brewery and more
Patrick ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary on the life of St. Patrick and his conversion of Ireland. Recreates scenes from Patrick's life using actors in period dress
Meester! by Frank McCourt ( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herinneringen van de Iers-Amerikaanse schrijver aan zijn dertigjarig leraarschap aan verschillende scholen in New York
Ireland ever by Jill Freedman ( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dubliners by James Joyce ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fifteen stories that roam over a human landscape that stretches from the bleakest of despair to the most blinding of epiphanies
Joyce to the world ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the global phenomenon known as "Bloomsday" celebrated every year on June 16th, the day that James Joyce's novel "Ulysses" takes place. Extensive biographical footage and commentary follows Joyce from his early life in Dublin to his later years of self-exile with his wife, Nora Barnacle in Paris and Switzerland. This film includes interviews with actors, writers, and scholars, who examine the wildly varied celebrations during the 100-year anniversary of this amazing tradition. Joyceans around the world open a book, raise a pint, and dress in costume in homage to their fictional heroes
Reading rockets launching young readers ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series of five television programs that look at different reading strategies that are helping young children learn to read, feature practical advice for parents, highlight the best research-based reading strategies, and interweave the personal stories of children learning to read
Life (part 2) ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join Pulitzer Prize-winning author Frank McCourt, poet Nikki Giovanni, and comedy writer Larry Gelbart in an inspirational conversation about getting older
1,001 pearls of teachers' wisdom quotations on life and learning ( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers quotations, inspiration, humor, and wisdom on the art of teaching
A couple of blaguards by Frank McCourt ( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A play written by brothers Frank and Malachy McCourt about growing up in Limerick, Ireland, and their journey to Brooklyn, New York, where they learn to incorporate the lessons learned from their hard Irish past
The Aran Islands by J. M Synge ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unforgettable look at a land that holds Ireland's ancestral language, culture and uncorrupted heart. Synge's lyrical glimpses into the past, coupled with Donal Donnely's rich, lilting voice, transport listeners to these tiny Emerald Islands
Ein rundherum tolles land : erinnerungen by Frank McCourt ( Book )
20 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unabh. Forts. von "Die Asche meiner Mutter". - Der 19-jährige Ire Frank kehrt aus seiner Heimat nach New York zurück. Er begegnet ungewöhnlichen Menschen und erlebt die skurrilsten Geschichten. Allen Widrigkeiten zum Trotz versucht er, sein Leben im Land der unbegrenzten Möglichkeiten zu meistern
 
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Alternative Names
Mac Court, Frank 1930-...
Mac Court Frank 1930-2009
MacCourt, Frank
MacCourt, Frank 1930-...
MacCourt Frank 1930-2009
Mc Court, Frank 1930-...
Mc Court Frank 1930-2009
McCourt, Francis
McCourt, Francis 1930-2009
McCourt, Frank
מק'קורט, פרנק
מקקורט, פרנק 1930-2009
マコート, フランク
Languages
English (651)
Spanish (79)
German (73)
Italian (33)
French (24)
Dutch (20)
Chinese (14)
Swedish (12)
Danish (11)
Finnish (10)
Catalan (10)
Japanese (8)
Croatian (6)
Portuguese (5)
Polish (4)
Greek, Modern (4)
Vietnamese (3)
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Hebrew (2)
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