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Karlin, Miriam

Overview
Works: 45 works in 153 publications in 6 languages and 4,846 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Original cast recordings  Dark comedy films  Documentary films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biography  Made-for-TV movies  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Miriam Karlin
 
Most widely held works by Miriam Karlin
A Clockwork Orange by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

75 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts a harrowing journey through a near-future world of decaying cities, murderous adolescents and nightmarish technologies of punishment and crime
Fiddler on the roof original Broadway cast by Jerry Bock( Recording )

20 editions published between 1967 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tevye is a poor Jewish milkman with five unmarried daughters to support in a village in Czarist Russia. With a sharp tongued wife at home and growing anti-Semitism in the village, Tevye talks to God about his troubles. His people's traditions keep him strong when his existence is as precariously balanced as a fiddler on the roof
Marple( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple returns to help solve mysteries with her keen powers of observation and her quiet common-sense analysis. Sleeping murder: Gwenda arrives in England, looking forward to her impending marriage and new life in a lovely old coastal estate. But she begins to experience visions and Miss Marple concludes that the bride-to-be witnessed a murder in that very house as a child. By the pricking of my thumbs: Miss Marple teams up with two detectives, Tommy and Tuppence, to investigate the suspicious death of Tommy's Aunt Ada and sudden disappearance of Ada's friend, Mrs. Lancaster. The moving finger: When Jerry Burton moves to Lymstock to convalesce after a motorcycle crash, he meets villagers who traffic in gossip and double-entendres. But the accusations in several anonymous poison-pen letters go beyond the usual prattle and result in two citizens to commit suicide. Or were they murdered? The Sittaford Mystery: Among the guests at a Dartmoor hotel, a séance starts out as an amusing diversion to apss the time on a snowy evening but then takes a sinister turn
The entertainer by Tony Richardson( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archie Rich (Olivier) is a faded seaside comedian who reflects on his failure as an entertainer and as a man. A visit from his daughter (Plowright) precipitates an emotional crisis which rocks the family with drunken fights, painful memories of better times, and bitter arguments over the current state of affairs. An intense and powerful tragi-comedy with an Oscar-nominated performance by Olivier
The Hammer horror series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evil of Frankenstein: "On the run from irate villagers for his unorthodox experiments, Dr. Frankenstein and his assistant Hans uncover his original creature, long though destroyed, preserved in ice. While resurrecting the monster in his new laboratory, Dr. Frankenstein discovers that its brain is dormant. Only Zoltan, a mystical hypnotist, can revive the monster. But Zoltan uses the creature for his own selfish purposes and unleashes a violent chain of events."
Pericles by William Shakespeare( Recording )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete play
Damnation by Béla Tarr( Visual )

5 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical film depicts, through flashbacks, the life of noted composer Gustav Mahler. Chronicles his turbulent and dysfunctional family life as a child, his discovery of solace in the "natural" world, his brother's suicide, his conversion from Judaism to Catholicism, his rocky marriage and the death of his young children
Fiddler on the roof original London cast by Jerry Bock( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

84 Charing Cross Road by James Roose-Evans( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The petition is a story about a couple who learn new things about each other during a discussion of the horrors of war
The rag trade( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in the Fenner Fashions workshop is constantly disrupted by wildcat industrial action as firebrand shop steward Paddy (Miriam Karlin) takes on penny-pinching proprietor Harold Fenner(Peter Jones) over anything and everything!
The Hammer horror series : 8-film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evil of Frankenstein: "On the run from irate villagers for his unorthodox experiments, Dr. Frankenstein and his assistant Hans uncover his original creature, long though destroyed, preserved in ice. While resurrecting the monster in his new laboratory, Dr. Frankenstein discovers that its brain is dormant. Only Zoltan, a mystical hypnotist, can revive the monster. But Zoltan uses the creature for his own selfish purposes and unleashes a violent chain of events."
Fings ain't wot they used t'be original London cast by Lionel Bart( Recording )

2 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rag trade( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in the Fenner Fashions workshop is constantly disrupted by wildcat industrial action as firebrand shop steward Paddy (Miriam Karlin) takes on penny-pinching proprietor Harold Fenner(Peter Jones) over anything and everything!
Fiddler on the roof original London cast album by Jerry Bock( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The small world of Sammy Lee( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sammy Lee, a master of ceremonies at a striptease club in Soho, is overdue in his payments to his bookie, Connor. Connor's musclemen will be arriving in just a few hours to collect. When naive Patsy comes to visit--having believed Sammy's of being an important show-business figure--she falls unwittingly into Sammy's world
Fiddler on the roof London cast - various original cast by Jerry Bock( Recording )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mortimer Griffin and Shalinsky by Mordecai Richler( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shalinsky, an eccentric Jewish intellectual, believes that Mortimer, a college lecturer, is secretly a Jew who has changed his name. Shalinsky's harassment of Mortimer leads to a surprisingly amusing conclusion
Henry IV : a history in two parts by William Shakespeare( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hebrew life in ancient Canaan : a unit of instruction for grade four of the Sunday school by Miriam Karlin( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some sort of a life : my autobiography by Miriam Karlin( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover; Half-title Page; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Preface by Miriam Karlin; Introduction by Jan Sargent; Acknowledgements; 1. Late Talker; 2. Evacuation Dogged My Life; 3. Diy Career; 4. Doing It All; 5. Body Swap; 6. Piss Elegant; 7. Good Stuff; 8. Bad Stuff; 9. Recovery; 10. Sans Teeth, Sans Fuckin' Everything; Some Speeches and Letters; Epilogue; Colour Plate; Index
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
A Clockwork Orange
Alternative Names
Miriam Karlin actrice britannique

Miriam Karlin britische Schauspielerin

Miriam Karlin britisk skodespelar

Miriam Karlin britisk skuespiller

Miriam Karlin Brits actrice (1925-2011)

Miriam Karlin brittisk skådespelare

Miriam Karlin English actress

Samuels, Miriam

Samuels, Miriam 1925-2011

Мириам Карлин

ミリアム・カーリン

Languages
English (107)

Italian (7)

Spanish (5)

German (4)

French (2)

Czech (1)

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MarpleThe entertainerThe Hammer horror seriesSome sort of a life : my autobiography