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Whiting, John 1917-1963

Overview
Works: 117 works in 473 publications in 6 languages and 6,018 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Periodicals  History  Film adaptations  Horror films  Historical films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Church history  War films  Crime films 
Roles: Author, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Adapter, Other, Creator, Author of screenplay, Librettist, Scenarist
Classifications: PR6045.H245, 822.914
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Publications about John Whiting
Publications by John Whiting
Publications by John Whiting, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about John Whiting
 
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Most widely held works by John Whiting
The devils by John Whiting( Book )
59 editions published between 1961 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 1,314 libraries worldwide
Toneelstuk, gebaseerd op The devils of Loudun, de roman van Aldous Huxley
The collected plays of John Whiting by John Whiting( Book )
13 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
Photography is a language by John Whiting( Book )
17 editions published between 1946 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Marching song by John Whiting( Book )
32 editions published between 1954 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 334 libraries worldwide
The art of the dramatist by John Whiting( Book )
13 editions published between 1970 and 1975 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Saint's day by John Whiting( Book )
30 editions published between 1951 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 243 libraries worldwide
A penny for a song : a comedy by John Whiting( Book )
35 editions published between 1957 and 1982 in English and German and held by 236 libraries worldwide
A gentle comedy about the absurdity of war. The satire is softened by the dating of the situation back in the Napoleonic wars - The young people show more sense and humanity than their elders who are foolish but well meaning
New English dramatists ( serial )
in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
No more a-roving : a comedy by John Whiting( Book )
6 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
The plays of John Whiting by John Whiting( Book )
8 editions published between 1957 and 1958 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
John Whiting on theatre by John Whiting( Book )
5 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
At ease in a bright red tie : writings on theatre by John Whiting( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
"This collection of distinguished writings by John Whiting first emerged during the most exciting and eventful decade in twentieth-century British theatre - 1952 to 1962." "John Whiting was a highly original playwright as well as formidable critic. Perhaps Whiting's central concern was to champion the individual, against a Brechtian focus on 'the group'. He writes in this collection. 'I am not committed to any specific movement ... I have always written on moral problems of a humanist kind, not of a religious kind.'"--Cover
Traveller without luggage by Jean Anouilh( Book )
7 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
"Gaston, a veteran of World War I suffers from amnesia and has spent the last 18 years in a hospital trying to regain his memories. Although he is claimed as a son by various families, a rich Duchess believes the true family Gaston belongs to is the Renauds. Gaston travels to the Renaud's estate alongside his lawyer Huspar. A docile character, Gaston discovers his former identity of Jacques Renaud: a cruel and violent young man who used to kill animals for sport. He has difficulty reconciling his current personality with that of his past"--Publisher's website
Plays one by John Whiting( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Plays two by John Whiting( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
The collected plays of John Whiting by John Whiting( Book )
8 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
The collected plays of John Whiting by John Whiting( Book )
8 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
No why : a play in one act by John Whiting( Book )
6 editions published between 1961 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 50 libraries worldwide
The ship that died of shame ( visu )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 48 libraries worldwide
After intense WWII fighting while in the British Navy, a trio buy their old ship but then use it for smuggling and worse, before they finally come to their senses
Plays by John Whiting( Book )
10 editions published between 1957 and 1999 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
J. W 1917-1963
John Whiting auteur dramatique, acteur
John Whiting britischer Dramatiker
John Whiting Brits auteur (1917-1963)
W., J. 1917-1963
Whiting, John.
Whiting John 1917-1963
Whiting, John Robert 1917-1963
Джон Уайтинг
جان وایتینگ نویسنده بریتانیایی
جون هوايتنج، 1917-1963
هوايتينج، جون، 1917-1963
존 화이팅
Languages
English (285)
French (9)
German (8)
Turkish (2)
Italian (1)
Arabic (1)
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