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Jolson, Al 1886-1950

Overview
Works: 2,096 works in 3,192 publications in 3 languages and 19,611 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Film adaptations  Popular music  History  Caricatures and cartoons  Biography  Musical films 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Author, Singer, Composer, Lyricist, Originator, Signer, Adapter, Arranger, Speaker, Contributor, Costume designer, Other, per
Classifications: M1630.18, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Al Jolson
Publications by Al Jolson
Publications by Al Jolson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Al Jolson
 
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Most widely held works by Al Jolson
The jazz singer by Alan Crosland( visu )
61 editions published between 1927 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,772 libraries worldwide
The melodramatic story of a Jewish cantor's son who aspires to be a jazz singer, despite his father's strenuous objections
Yes sir, that's my baby the golden years of Tin Pan Alley, 1920-1929 ( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 750 libraries worldwide
Come, Josephine in my flying machine inventions and topics in popular songs 1910-1929 ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and held by 505 libraries worldwide
Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 499 libraries worldwide
The vintage Berlin by Irving Berlin( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 494 libraries worldwide
American popular music : from minstrelsy to MP3 by Larry Starr( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Rhapsody in blue the story of George Gershwin ( visu )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
A fictionalized version of the life and career of American composer George Gershwin
Hallelujah I'm a bum ( visu )
8 editions published between 1933 and 2002 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
For Bumper, life is just a bowl of cherries. Living in New York City's Central Park, the happy-go-lucky hobo king spends his time singing and enjoying himself without a care in the world. But when he rescues a beautiful amnesiac from a park lake, his cares suddenly increase. Not only has he fallen in love with the pretty blonde, but he has also discovered she's the missing sweetheart of Bumper's good buddy, the Mayor of New York. Can a whimsical tramp compete with his playboy pal for the heart of their lady fair?
The Andrews Sisters 50th anniversary collection by Andrews Sisters( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Rose of Washington Square ( visu )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Rose Sargent dreams of being a star but can only find work singing in dive bars and speakeasies. When she meets the handsome charmer Bart Clinton the two instantly fall in love. But he's a gambler and a con artist who seems to always wiggle his way in and out of trouble. While singing at her friend Ted Cotter's party. Rose is discovered by a top agent and her life and career take off towards stardom. Rose quickly realizes she must choose which life and love she wants more
The quintessential Billie Holiday, volume V, 1937-38 by Billie Holiday( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
The Rodgers and Hammerstein collection by Richard Rodgers( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Billboard pop memories, the 1920s ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Al Jolson by Al Jolson( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 1951 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Recording contains parts of various songs including "Alexander's Ragtime Band", "I've got the moon in my pocket", "Dancing cheek to cheek", and "Ida", sung by Jolson and other unidentified vocalists
More songs for sleepless nights ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
The Roaring Twenties ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Performed by numerous artists and groups, including Paul Whiteman and his Orchestra, Van & Schenck, Rudy Wiedoeft's Californians, Wendell Hall, Billy Jones, Green Brothers Novelty Orchestra, Billy Murray, Cliff Edwards, and others
Monarchs of minstrelsy historic recordings by the stars of the minstrel stage ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
The great war an American musical fantasy ( file )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
The best of the Decca years by Al Jolson( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 102 libraries worldwide
You ain't heard nothin' yet Jolie's finest Columbia recordings by Al Jolson( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
AL JOLSON
Jolie.
Jolie 1886-1950
Jollson, Al.
Jolson, ... 1886-1950
Jolson, Al d. 1950
Yoelson, Asa.
Yoelson, Asa 1886-1950
ג'ולסון, אל 1886-1950
יואלסון, אסא
Languages
English (186)
German (1)
French (1)
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