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Steane, J. B.

Overview
Works: 55 works in 268 publications in 4 languages and 6,666 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography  Fiction  Discography  Adventure stories 
Roles: Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR2490, 822.3
Publication Timeline
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Publications by J. B Steane
Publications by J. B Steane, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by J. B Steane
Marlowe; a critical study by J. B Steane( Book )
30 editions published between 1964 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,402 libraries worldwide
The grand tradition; seventy years of singing on record by J. B Steane( Book )
21 editions published between 1974 and 1993 in English and held by 1,091 libraries worldwide
Tennyson by J. B Steane( Book )
17 editions published between 1966 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 922 libraries worldwide
Presents the background to the life and times of Alfred Tennyson, surveys his works, and provides contemporary critical opinions of them
Complete plays by Christopher Marlowe( Book )
43 editions published between 1969 and 1986 in English and Catalan and held by 845 libraries worldwide
Their texts fully restored by recent scholarship, Marlowe's astonishing works can now be appreciated as originally written. This edition includes all of Marlowe's plays, including two versions of Doctor Faustus
Singers of the century by J. B Steane( Book )
15 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and German and held by 441 libraries worldwide
In his previous books about singers, John Steane has taken for his subject the art of singing as heard on records (The Grand Tradition) and 'in the flesh' in opera houses and concert halls (Voices, Singers and Critics). Here, in Singers of the Century, he turns to the singers themselves, seeing how their art develops with the opportunities of their professional lives, with chance and design playing their part and all likely to be at the mercy of some quirk of taste or character. Each study is a carefully worked vignette, and the book is illustrated throughout with photographs and memorabilia, many never before published. Singers of the Century will appeal to all those with a love of singing and of music writing at its best
Voices, singers & critics by J. B Steane( Book )
12 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 394 libraries worldwide
The shoemaker's holiday by Thomas Dekker( Book )
7 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 263 libraries worldwide
The alchemist by Ben Jonson( Book )
8 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
An outbreak of plague in London forces a gentleman, Lovewit, to flee temporarily to the country, leaving his house under the sole charge of his butler, Jeremy. Jeremy uses the opportunity given to him to use the house as the headquarters for fraudulent acts. He transforms himself into 'Captain Face', and enlists the aid of Subtle, a fellow conman and Dol Common, a prostitute
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf : a career on record by Alan Sanders( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
"This complete discography of all Elisabeth Schwarzkopf's recordings is illuminatingly enhanced by the singer's own candid comments and reflections. Schwarzkopf is the only recording musician ever to have examined her own legacy of recordings in any detail, and her discussions with John Steane, which form the first part of this book, are fascinating for her legendary self-criticism and delight in her art." "Alan Sanders' discography listing includes worldwide issues of records, cassettes and CDs, and covers Schwarzkopf's entire recording career from 1937 to 1979. This is interspersed with a commentary setting the scene for the recordings and putting them in the context of Schwarzkopf's live performances. The whole pattern of her singing activities is thus clearly conveyed." "The book includes photographs of Elisabeth Schwarzkopf and her colleagues in the recording studios, some never previously published, and comprehensive indexes. It will be an essential and continual source of reference for all her admirers."--BOOK JACKET
The unfortunate traveller and other works by Thomas Nash( Book )
19 editions published between 1971 and 1987 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Marlowe: a critical study by J. B Steane( Book )
4 editions published between 1964 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Singers of the century by J. B Steane( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Singers of the century by J. B Steane( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Singers of the century by J. B Steane( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Singers of the century by J. B Steane( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Singers of the century by J. B Steane( Book )
8 editions published in 2000 in English and German and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Teresa Berganza by Teresa Berganza( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
14 songs by Kirsten Flagstad( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in Norwegian and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Lieder by Claude Debussy( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in German and held by 8 libraries worldwide
The Complete plays : Dido, Queen of Carthage. Tamburlaine the Great. Doctor Faustus. The Jew of Malta. Edward the Second. The Massacre at Paris by Christopher Marlowe( Book )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1986 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Steane, J.
Steane, J. B.
Steane, J. B. 1928-2011
Steane, John.
Steane, John, 1928-
Steane, John, 1928-2011
Steane, John B.
Steane, John Barry 1928-2011
Languages
English (205)
German (3)
Catalan (1)
Norwegian (1)
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