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Dennis, Patrick 1921-1976

Overview
Works: 114 works in 432 publications in 12 languages and 11,055 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Musicals  Demo recordings  Anecdotes  Humorous fiction  Humor 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Director, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3554.E537,
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about Patrick Dennis
Publications by Patrick Dennis
Publications by Patrick Dennis, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Patrick Dennis
Auntie Mame; an irreverent escapade in biography by Patrick Dennis( Book )
94 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 2,524 libraries worldwide
A classic comic bestseller about a wild, witty, and irresistible New York flapper. Here are the extravagant follies and delirious escapades of a grand dame with a heart of gold, as seen through the wide eyes of her young nephew
Around the world with Auntie Mame by Patrick Dennis( Book )
43 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,294 libraries worldwide
A series of episodes about young and frisky Mame in 1937
Little me; the intimate memoirs of that great star of stage, screen, and television, Belle Poitrine by Patrick Dennis( Book )
34 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 616 libraries worldwide
Back in print at last! From the author of Auntie Mame: the bawdy, bestselling, bountifully illustrated autobiography of an imaginary diva whose life is one hilarious mishap after another. For Belle Poitrine, nEe Mayble Schlumpfert, all the world's a stage and she's the most important player on it. At once coy and coercive, with a name that means "beautiful bosom" in French, she claws her way from Striver's Row to the silver screen. Recalling Belle's career, which ranged from portraying Anne Boleyn in Oh, Henry to roles in both Sodom and its sequel Gomorrah (not to mention the classic Papaya Paradise), Little Me serves up copious quanitites of husbands, couture, and Pink Lady cocktails, with international adventures and a murder trial to boot. A runaway bestseller that made its way to Broadway, starring Sid Caesar in 1962 and Martin Short in 1998, Little Me is now reprinted--with all of the 150 historic, hysterical photographs depicting the funniest scenes from Belle's sordid life, including cameo appearances by the author and Rosalind Russell. Considered a collector's item, the first edition of Little Me was like a performance in book form. Now this glittering spoof of celebrity is gloriously reincarnated for connoisseurs of all things chick and cheeky. From the Trade Paperback edition
Genius by Patrick Dennis( Book )
18 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 551 libraries worldwide
A few weeks in the flamboyant life of a once-famous Hollywood director who bootlegs a film in Mexico City in a desperate attempt at a comeback
The joyous season by Patrick Dennis( Book )
16 editions published between 1964 and 2002 in English and held by 538 libraries worldwide
Kerry, a wealthy and socially prominent New York City ten-year-old, describes how his parents' marriage falls apart on Christmas morning, and recounts their divorce, his mother's romance with her ambitious lawyer and his father's with a fashionably skinny magazine editor
How firm a foundation by Patrick Dennis( Book )
7 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in English and held by 479 libraries worldwide
A naive young man is hired by an eccentric family of millionaires to be a functionary in their foundation - a tax dodge; yet it is he who can save them from trouble with the Internal Revenue Service
Mame ( visu )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and French and held by 471 libraries worldwide
In 1928, a 10-year-old boy goes to live with his eccentric, sophisticated aunt--a lady who throws a party for any occasion or nonoccasion that comes to mind
Paradise by Patrick Dennis( Book )
17 editions published between 1971 and 1987 in 5 languages and held by 442 libraries worldwide
When an earthquake separates an Acapulco resort, unforeseen results occur
First lady : my thirty days upstairs in the White House by Patrick Dennis( Book )
7 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 382 libraries worldwide
Patrick Dennis helps another memorable lady to write her autobiography
Guestward ho! by Barbara C Hooton( Book )
10 editions published between 1956 and 1958 in 3 languages and held by 324 libraries worldwide
3-D by Patrick Dennis( Book )
11 editions published between 1972 and 1979 in English and Spanish and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Tony by Patrick Dennis( Book )
8 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
The pink hotel by Dorothy Erskine( Book )
10 editions published between 1957 and 1958 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Satirical novel about the inmates of a swank Florida hotel. Practically everybody connected with the hotel has some quirk, from the owner to the elevator boy, but there is a happy marriage at the end
The loving couple by Patrick Dennis( Book )
6 editions published between 1956 and 1966 in English and Spanish and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Mame : original Broadway cast recording by Jerry Herman( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1966 and 1999 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Music and lyrics by Jerry Herman. Book by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee. Program notes included
Love and Mrs. Sargent by Patrick Dennis( Book )
4 editions published between 1961 and 1970 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Auntie Mame ( visu )
5 editions published between 1958 and 1998 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
A young boy, Patrick, is brought up by his only surviving relative, eccentric and flamboyant Auntie Mame, who lives life to the fullest
House party by Patrick Dennis( Book )
4 editions published between 1954 and 1967 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Oh, what a wonderful wedding by Patrick Dennis( Book )
2 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Auntie Mame : Genius the joyous season by Patrick Dennis( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Rowans, Virginia, 1921-1976

Dennis, Patrick.
Patrick Dennis Amerikaans schrijver (1921-1976)
Patrick Dennis amerikansk författare
Patrick Dennis amerikansk skribent
Patrick Dennis écrivain américain
Patrick Dennis scrittore statunitense
Patrick Dennis US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller
Rowans , Virginia
Rowans, Virginia 1921-1976
Tanner , Edward Everett
Tanner, Edward Everett 1921-1976
Tanner, Edward Everett III
Патрик Дэннис
پاتریک دنیس نویسنده آمریکایی
デニス, パトリック
Languages
English (227)
German (25)
Italian (23)
Spanish (20)
French (9)
Polish (4)
Danish (3)
Turkish (2)
Catalan (2)
Japanese (1)
Dutch (1)
Norwegian (1)
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