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Hornblow, Arthur Jr 1893-1976

Overview
Works: 132 works in 273 publications in 3 languages and 13,652 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Miscellanea  Film and video adaptations  Screwball comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Fiction  Musical settings 
Roles: Producer, Translator, Editor, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Arthur Hornblow
Publications by Arthur Hornblow
Publications by Arthur Hornblow, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Arthur Hornblow
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( visu )
27 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,882 libraries worldwide
The classic musical in which a handsome young cowboy falls in love. The young couple is menaced by the hired man
Gaslight by George Cukor( visu )
17 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in English and held by 1,379 libraries worldwide
Home use only
Witness for the prosecution by Agatha Christie( visu )
18 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,323 libraries worldwide
A gruff British lawyer returns from a long convalescence to take on a homicide case--a man accused of murdering his wealthy woman friend in order to secure his inheritance. The defendant's mysterious wife stuns the courtroom by giving damaging testimony against her husband
The asphalt jungle by John Huston( visu )
14 editions published between 1950 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 1,117 libraries worldwide
La meticulosa planificación de un atraco a una joyería, por parte de una banda de delincuentes, le sirve a Huston para ofrecer un relato lleno de intensidad, amén de un realista e insuperable estudio de los personajes y sus motivaciones. Sin lugar a dudas, una de los mejores películas del cine negro de todos los tiempos, con el gran Hayden y una seductora y sexy Marilyn Monroe
Animals do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
3 editions published between 1964 and 1990 in English and held by 841 libraries worldwide
Describes nineteen animals that have peculiar and strange characteristics, including the platypus which has poison spurs on its legs, the opossum which fools its enemies by pretending to be dead, and the bat which navigates by built-in sonar
Birds do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
3 editions published between 1965 and 1991 in English and held by 745 libraries worldwide
Describes twenty-two birds with unusual habits or characteristics, including the ostrich, kiwi, honey guide, and hornbill
Insects do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
2 editions published between 1968 and 1990 in English and held by 708 libraries worldwide
Describes nineteen insects that have peculiar and strange characteristics like the camouflage of the walking stick, the driver ants that prefer people to picnics, and the bugs that row themselves like boats on the water's surface
Reptiles do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
3 editions published between 1970 and 1991 in English and held by 622 libraries worldwide
Brief, easy-to-read descriptions of the strange habits of some of the world's more unusual reptiles, including the tuatara, hognose snake, horned toad, basilisk, and Komodo Dragon
Fish do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
3 editions published between 1966 and 1990 in English and held by 605 libraries worldwide
Describes seventeen fish that have peculiar characteristics and habits, including fish that spit, fly, climb trees, blow up like balloons, and sleep out of water
Prehistoric monsters did the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
3 editions published between 1974 and 1990 in English and held by 533 libraries worldwide
Briefly describes, in chronological order, many of the strange animals that lived on earth between the time life began and the appearance of man
Midnight ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
A penniless showgirl, impersonating a Hungarian countess, quickly adapts to her new lifestyle with the help of an aristocrat. But she finds herself falling in love with yet another poor man
The major and the minor by Billy Wilder( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
A frustrated city girl decides to disguise herself as a youngster in order to get a cheaper train ticket home. But little "Sue Sue" finds herself in a whole heap of grown-up trouble when she hides out in a compartment with handsome Major Kirby and he insists on taking her to his military academy after the train is stalled
Easy living by Mitchell Leisen( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
"Mary Smith is a poor working girl who literally has a fortune dropped in her lap when a wealthy financier tosses a sable coat out a window and it lands on her. Everyone automatically assumes she's his mistress, and soon her fairytale-like rags-to-riches lifestyle threatens a very real romance with an inept waiter"--Container
The captive by Édouard Bourdet( Book )
5 editions published between 1926 and 2012 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
(Man of the world) A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancee and her wealthy uncle. (We're not dressing) Beautiful high society type Doris Worthington is entertaining guests on her yacht in the Pacific when it hits a reef and sinks. (Hands across the table) A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance. (Love before breakfast) Kay bounces between boyfriend Bill and a Wall Street tycoon who thinks he knows what's best for her and bosses her around. (The princess comes across) A woman pretends to be royalty in order to get aboard a crusie ship. (True confession) Helen and Ken are a pretty strange couple, she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
The war lover by Philip Leacock( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
Stationed in England during WW II, Buzz Rickson is the bravest air force pilot in his squadron. His maniacal quest for aerial thrills prompts his many daredevil heroics. His rebelious attitude, however, threatens to alienate him from everyone around him
Million dollar mermaid ( visu )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Esther Williams portrays Annette Kellerman, the Austrailian swimmer, who created a scandal in 1902 by introducing the one-piece bathing suit to America
Cary Grant ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Collection of five romantic comedies starring Cary Grant
Conspirator ( visu )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
A new bride is confronted by the fact that her British husband is a Communist agent
The ghost breakers ( visu )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Larry Lawrence (Hope) is a hapless victim of circumstances who gets hounded by the police until he is helped by beautiful heiress Mary Carter (Goddard). She enables him to escape by stowing him in a trunk bound for Cuba. In return, he promises to help rid her inherited castle of the ghoulish creatures who refuse to leave their favorite haunt
 
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Hornblow, Arthur 1893-1976
Hornblow, Arthur Jr
Languages
English (125)
Italian (2)
Spanish (1)
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