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Behrman, S. N. (Samuel Nathaniel) 1893-1973

Overview
Works: 346 works in 929 publications in 11 languages and 29,094 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Fiction  Pictorial works  Portraits  Music  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Author, Author of dialog, Adapter, Librettist, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Writer of accompanying material, Conceptor, Translator, Creator
Classifications: PS3503.E37, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about S. N Behrman
Publications by S. N Behrman
Publications by S. N Behrman, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by S. N Behrman
Duveen by S. N Behrman( Book )
86 editions published between 1922 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,005 libraries worldwide
Kunsthandleren Joseph Duveen havde gallerier i Paris, New York og London i begyndelsen af 1900-tallet
Charles Dickens' A tale of two cities by Jack Conway( visu )
14 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 1,097 libraries worldwide
"An elaborate adaptation of Dickens' classic tale of the French Revolution. Dissipated lawyer Sydney Carton defends emigre Charles Darnay from charges of spying against England. He becomes enamored of Darnay's fiancée, Lucie Manette, and agrees to help her save Darnay from the guillotine when he is captured by Revolutionaries in Paris"--Marg Baskin in the IMDB, viewed Dec. 12, 2006
Quo vadis by Mervyn LeRoy( visu )
50 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,016 libraries worldwide
Returning to Rome after 3 years in the field, General Marcus Vinicius meets and falls in love with the devout Christian, Lygia. She doesn't want to have anything to do with the warrior. Though Lygia grew up Roman, and as the adopted daughter of a retired general, Lygia is technically a hostage of Rome. Marcus gets Emperor Nero to give her to him for services rendered. Lygia is not happy about this situation, but she falls in love with Marcus anyway. Meanwhile, Nero's atrocities get more outrageous. When he burns Rome and blames the Christians, Marcus goes off to save Lygia and her family. Nero captures them and all other Christians. He decides to make a sport of it by throwing them to the lions
Anna Karénina by Clarence Brown( visu )
13 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in English and held by 871 libraries worldwide
In this story of doomed love set during the reign of Czar Nicholas I of Russia, the wife of a Russian aristocract falls for a dashing cavalry officer
Queen Christina by Rouben Mamoulian( visu )
8 editions published between 1933 and 2009 in English and held by 793 libraries worldwide
Portrayal of the 17th century Queen of Sweden who relinquishes her throne for her lover, the ambassador from Spain
4 plays: The second man, Biography, Rain from heaven, End of summer by S. N Behrman( Book )
5 editions published between 1952 and 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 699 libraries worldwide
No time for comedy by S. N Behrman( Book )
17 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in English and held by 695 libraries worldwide
Scripts (including prompt copy), lighting plot, plans, and press cuttings from the October 5, 1941 production by the Dublin Gate Theatre
Lord Pengo : a comedy in three acts by S. N Behrman( Book )
8 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
The life and times of an art dealer of the 1930s whose fortune lay in his knack for convincing the rich that they should invest in Old Masters
Amphitryon 38, a comedy in a prologue and three acts by Jean Giraudoux( Book )
11 editions published between 1938 and 1996 in English and held by 611 libraries worldwide
Follows the outlines of the legend of Amphitryon, Alkmena and Jupiter, in which Jupiter descends to Earth to seduce Alkmena. Difficulties arise when the father of the gods is met with stubborn resistance. For Alkmena is faithful to her husband Amphitryon, and even the greatest god can win her only after much ungodlike embarrassment and, in desperation, the unsportsmanlike device of impersonating Amphitryon himself
Jane : a comedy based upon an original story by W. Somerset Maugham by S. N Behrman( Book )
3 editions published between 1947 and 1952 in English and held by 609 libraries worldwide
The suspended drawing room by S. N Behrman( Book )
9 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 579 libraries worldwide
Biography : a comedy by S. N Behrman( Book )
20 editions published between 1932 and 2007 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
This sophisticated exploration of the culture of celebrity is by the author of No Time for Comedy and The Second Man. Marion Froude leaves home for New York and becomes a popular portrait painter living a sensational, Bohemian lifestyle in "decadent" Manhattan. Enter Dickie Kurt, a magazine editor hungry to publish her autobiography. Her former lover, "Bunny" Nolan fears any such thing would jeopardize his chances at a seat in the U.S. Senate. Together with Marion's father he brings influence to kill the story which eventually Marion burns, leaving her to pursue her career and life in casual contentment
But for whom Charlie by S. N Behrman( Book )
9 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in English and held by 515 libraries worldwide
The cold wind and the warm by S. N Behrman( Book )
8 editions published between 1958 and 2006 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
The second man; a comedy in three acts by S. N Behrman( Book )
16 editions published between 1898 and 2006 in English and held by 418 libraries worldwide
The pirate by S. N Behrman( Book )
9 editions published between 1942 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 401 libraries worldwide
End of summer by S. N Behrman( Book )
11 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 399 libraries worldwide
National Theatre, direction Rapley Theatre Corporation, S.E. Cochran, manager. First play of the Theatre Guild and the American Theatre Societys subscription season. The Theatre Guild, Inc. presents S.N. Behrman's new comedy "End of Summer," with Ina Claire and Osgood Perkins, production directed by Philip Moeller, setting by Lee Simonson, production under the supervision of Theresa Helburn and Lawrence Langner
The burning glass; a novel by S. N Behrman( Book )
5 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 398 libraries worldwide
The Talley method : a play in three acts by S. N Behrman( Book )
10 editions published between 1941 and 2006 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
Wine of choice : a comedy in three acts by S. N Behrman( Book )
7 editions published between 1938 and 2006 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Behrman, S. N.
Behrman, S.N. 1893-1973
Behrman, Samuel N.
Behrman , Samuel Nathaniel
Behrman Samuel Nathaniel 1893-1973
Behrmann, S.N. 1893-1973
Behrmann, Samuel N. 1893-1973
Behrmann, Samuel Nathaniel 1893-1973
Berhman, S.N.
Bermann Sam 1893-1973
Pai-men, S.N.
Pai-men, S. N. 1893-1973
س. ن. بيرمان، 1893-1973
バーマン, S. N
Languages
English (341)
German (15)
Italian (15)
Spanish (7)
French (6)
Japanese (4)
Swedish (3)
Basque (1)
Polish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Dutch (1)
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