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

Overview
Works: 359 works in 1,027 publications in 11 languages and 29,109 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Epic films  Romance films  Historical films  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Author of dialog, Adapter, Librettist, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Writer of accompanying material, Translator, Conceptor, 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 )
88 editions published between 1922 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,998 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 ( visu )
14 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 1,095 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 1,025 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 865 libraries worldwide
Anna Karenina (Greta Garbo) is the wife of a prominant Russian government official. She leads a correct but confining upper-middle-class existence. She seems content with her life as a proper companion to her dignified, unaffectionate husband (Basil Rathbone) and an adoring mother to her young son (Freddie Bartholomew), until she meets Count Vronsky (Fredric March), a young officer of the guards. He pursues her and she falls madly in love with him. Her husband refuses to divorce her, so she gives up everything, including her beloved son, to be with Vronsky. After a short time, Vronsky becomes bored and unhappy with their life as social outcasts. He abandons her, returns to the military and is immediately accepted back into society. Anna, a fallen woman, shunned by respectable society, throws herself under a train
Queen Christina by Rouben Mamoulian( visu )
9 editions published between 1933 and 2009 in English and held by 783 libraries worldwide
Screen portrayal of the 17th century Queen of Sweden who shocked all of Europe when she relinquished her throne for love
4 plays: The second man, Biography, Rain from heaven, End of summer by S. N Behrman( Book )
6 editions published between 1952 and 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 693 libraries worldwide
Lord Pengo : a comedy in three acts by S. N Behrman( Book )
10 editions published in 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 661 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
Jane : a comedy based upon an original story by W. Somerset Maugham by S. N Behrman( Book )
5 editions published between 1947 and 1952 in English and held by 619 libraries worldwide
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 604 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
The suspended drawing room by S. N Behrman( Book )
12 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 570 libraries worldwide
The burning glass; a novel by S. N Behrman( Book )
7 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
No time for comedy by S. N Behrman( Book )
14 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 395 libraries worldwide
Scripts (including prompt copy), lighting plot, plans, and press cuttings from the October 5, 1941 production by the Dublin Gate Theatre
Rain from heaven, a play in three acts by S. N Behrman( Book )
13 editions published between 1933 and 1936 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
English Lady Lael Wingate has a young American staying with her at her country home - she has taken in three refugees - two Russian and a German - Hugo Willens. The American's father Hobart Eldredge and his mother and brother arrive. Hobart is trying to raise a youth army to fight with the fascists. He clashes with Hugo. Despite looking a typical Aryan his great grandmother was Jewish. As a result of these clashes Hugo decides to go back to Germany and fight the Nazis
The cold wind and the warm by S. N Behrman( Book )
11 editions published between 1958 and 2006 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
But for whom Charlie by S. N Behrman( Book )
5 editions published between 1964 and 2006 in English and held by 366 libraries worldwide
The pirate by S. N Behrman( Book )
8 editions published between 1942 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 356 libraries worldwide
The second man; a comedy in three acts by S. N Behrman( Book )
19 editions published between 1898 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 351 libraries worldwide
End of summer by S. N Behrman( Book )
18 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and German and held by 337 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
Wine of choice : a comedy in three acts by S. N Behrman( Book )
8 editions published in 1938 in English and Undetermined and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Waterloo Bridge by Mervyn LeRoy( visu )
6 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in English and French and held by 295 libraries worldwide
On the eve of World War II, Roy, a British officer, revisits Waterloo Bridge where he and Myra met and fell in love during an air raid at the beginning of World War I. Heartbroken after Roy was reportedly killed in action, Myra turned to prostitution to make her way. The report, however, was false, and when Roy returns from a POW camp, Myra's shattered spirit may no longer hold any room for happiness
 
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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
S.N. Behrman écrivain américain
Samuel Nathaniel Behrman
Samuel Nathaniel Behrman US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller
Сэмюэль Берман американский писатель
س. ن. بيرمان، 1893-1973
새뮤얼 베어먼
バーマン, S. N
Languages
English (352)
German (20)
Italian (10)
French (7)
Spanish (7)
Dutch (4)
Swedish (3)
Basque (1)
Arabic (1)
Polish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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