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Whitehead, Paxton

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Works: 80 works in 127 publications in 1 language and 1,513 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  History  Television plays  Film adaptations  Radio plays  Humorous stories  Juvenile works  Pictorial works 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Director, Translator, Editor, Adapter
Classifications: PR5649.T5, 791.4372
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Publications about Paxton Whitehead
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Most widely held works by Paxton Whitehead
The devil's disciple by Bernard Shaw( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 478 libraries worldwide
In New Hampshire in 1777, Dick Dudgeon's father dies. Called back home to the unhappy family he revolted against years ago, Dick finds he's been named heir, much to the horror of his religious mother. To complicate matters, the British have arrived
Thank you, Jeeves by P. G Wodehouse( file )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
A delightful British comedy from the wonderful world of Wodehouse! The perpetually misguided Bertie finds himself embroiled in a madcap adventure sparked by the abrupt departure of his beloved Jeeves. Featuring 'Hizzoner' Richard Riordan as blustering American millionaire J. Washburn Stoker
The doctor's dilemma by Bernard Shaw( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
A well-respected physician is forced to choose whom he shall save: a bumbling friend or the never-do-well husband of the woman he loves
Chemin de fer; a play in four acts by Suzanne Grossmann( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Neil Simon's London suite ( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Neil Simon's play involving a sadistic chiropractor, a missing newlywed, a man and his rich ex-wife in a London hotel
The Voysey inheritance a drama by Harley Granville-Barker( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
A prosperous Edwardian family is torn apart when young Edward Voysey discovers that his family's wealth was obtained through three generations of deceit and theft. A captivating study of turn-of-the-century morals
Beyond the fringe '64. original Broadway cast by Dudley Moore( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Thank you, Jeeves by Mark Richard( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
The perpetually misguided Bertie finds himself embroiled in a madcap adventure sparked by the abrupt departure of his beloved Jeeves
The foreigner by Larry Shue( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
A shy Englishman visits a fishing lodge in Georgia, adopting the persona of a foreigner who doesn't understand English. When others begin to speak freely around him, he not only becomes privy to both dangerous and frivolous secrets, but he also discovers an adventurous extrovert within himself
The adventures of Huck Finn by Stephen Sommers( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
The unforgettable saga of a mischievous youngster and a runaway slave on a wild expedition to freedom. As the pair take the ride of their lives down the treacherous Mississippi River, they run into an entertaining assortment of off-beat characters and face one challenging adventure after another
The complete Beyond the Fringe ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
How I learned to drive a drama by Paula Vogel( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Balmy evenings in rural Maryland are fraught with danger; seductions can happen anywhere from a river bank to the front seat of a car, where a young self-conscious girl is learning to drive
Beyond the fringe original London & Broadway cast by Dudley Moore( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Noises off ( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Child of darkness, child of light ( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A young priest, Father Justin, has been dispatched by the Vatican to investigate supposed virgin pregnancies in Massachusetts and Pennsylvania. The catalyst for the investigation is a sealed letter found at a miracle site, promising that a divine child will be born during the last decade of the century. The letter also holds an ominous warning-- that a child of darkness will try to destroy the savior. Father Justin's reports corroborate the miracle of the virgin pregnancies. But when Vatican officials begin to receive half-crazed letters from the nun assigned to care for one of the virgin mothers, it is apparent that dark forces are at work, and that an agent of Satan is in their midst
[La main passe.] Chemin de fer ... Translated and adapted by Suzanne Grossmann and Paxton Whitehead by Georges Feydeau( Book )
3 editions published in 1968 in Undetermined and English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Typescript, copyrighted 1968
Charley's aunt : a play in three acts by Brandon Thomas( Book )
4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Confusion ensues when two young men convince a classmate to impersonate their wealthy aunt from Brazil whose arrival has been delayed
Kate and Leopold (2001) by James Mangold( visu )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Kate and her actor brother live in 21st century New York. Her ex-boyfriend, Stuart, has found a spot near the Brooklyn Bridge where there is a gap in time--one can return to the 19th century. Stuart goes back to the 1870s and takes pictures, then is followed back to New York by Leopold. Leopold gets help with fitting into the 21st century from Kate's brother Charlie, and meets Kate herself. Kate is climbing the corporate ladder in advertising, but her growing feelings for Leopold cause her to reevaluate her priorities in life
Widowers' houses a comedy by Bernard Shaw( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The source of social concern here in this play is the income derived from slum housing and the play focuses on the rift it forms between the two main characters, Henry Trench who has a moral problem with the way the father of his wife earns his money and his wife, Blanch who has no problem taking money from her father
Arms and the Man by Shaw Festival Collection (University of Guelph)( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
 
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