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Hornblow, Arthur Jr 1893-1976

Overview
Works: 118 works in 282 publications in 4 languages and 13,399 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Miscellanea  Screwball comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Periodicals  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Musical settings 
Roles: Producer, Translator, Editor, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Arthur Hornblow
Publications by Arthur Hornblow
Publications by Arthur Hornblow, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Arthur Hornblow
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( visu )
37 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,865 libraries worldwide
A young prairie woman is courted by a good-natured cowboy and a menacing hired hand
Gaslight by George Cukor( visu )
17 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in English and held by 1,375 libraries worldwide
A susceptible young woman marries a suave, romantic man never suspecting that he is a murderous scoundrel, obsessed with finding the jewels hidden in their London home. She becomes the helpless victim as slowly, insidiously, he drives her to the brink of insanity
Witness for the prosecution by Billy Wilder( visu )
20 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,332 libraries worldwide
A wealthy widow is found murdered. Her married suitor is accused of the crime. His wife testifies against him
The asphalt jungle ( visu )
5 editions published between 1950 and 2005 in English and held by 1,068 libraries worldwide
An aging criminal is released from prison and decides to assemble the old gang to go on one last heist. Based on the book by W.R. Burnett
Animals do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
3 editions published between 1964 and 1990 in English and held by 861 libraries worldwide
Describes nineteen animals that have peculiar and strange characteristics, including the platypus which has poison spurs on its legs, the opossum which fools its enemies by pretending to be dead, and the bat which navigates by built-in sonar
Birds do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
4 editions published between 1965 and 1991 in English and held by 758 libraries worldwide
Describes twenty-one birds with unusual habits or characteristics, including the ostrich, kiwi, honey guide, and hornbill
Insects do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
3 editions published between 1968 and 1990 in English and held by 711 libraries worldwide
Describes nineteen insects that have peculiar and strange characteristics like the camouflage of the walking stick, the driver ants that prefer people to picnics, and the bugs that row themselves like boats on the water's surface
Reptiles do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
3 editions published between 1970 and 1991 in English and held by 631 libraries worldwide
Brief, easy-to-read descriptions of the strange habits of some of the world's more unusual reptiles, including the tuatara, hognose snake, horned toad, basilisk, and Komodo Dragon
Fish do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
4 editions published between 1966 and 1990 in English and held by 613 libraries worldwide
Describes seventeen fish that have peculiar characteristics and habits, including fish that spit, fly, climb trees, blow up like balloons, and sleep out of water
Prehistoric monsters did the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
4 editions published between 1974 and 1990 in English and held by 559 libraries worldwide
Briefly describes, in chronological order, many of the strange animals that lived on earth between the time life began and the appearance of man
Midnight ( visu )
3 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in English and held by 324 libraries worldwide
A penniless showgirl, impersonating a Hungarian countess, quickly adapts to her new lifestyle with the help of an aristocrat. But she finds herself falling in love with yet another poor man
The major and the minor by Billy Wilder( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
A frustrated city girl decides to disguise herself as a youngster in order to get a cheaper train ticket home. But little "Sue Sue" finds herself in a whole heap of grown-up trouble when she hides out in a compartment with handsome Major Kirby and he insists on taking her to his military academy after the train is stalled
Easy living ( visu )
4 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
"Mary Smith is a poor working girl who literally has a fortune dropped in her lap when a wealthy financier tosses a sable coat out a window and it lands on her. Everyone automatically assumes she's his mistress, and soon her fairytale-like rags-to-riches lifestyle threatens a very real romance with an inept waiter"--Container
The captive by Édouard Bourdet( Book )
4 editions published between 1926 and 1927 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
The war lover by Philip Leacock( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Stationed in England during WW II, Buzz Rickson is the bravest air force pilot in his squadron. His maniacal quest for aerial thrills prompts his many daredevil heroics. His rebellious attitude, however, threatens to alienate him from everyone around him
Million dollar mermaid ( visu )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Esther Williams portrays Annette Kellerman, the Australian swimmer who created a scandal in 1902 by introducing the one-piece bathing suit to America
Cary Grant ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Collection of five romantic comedies starring Cary Grant
The ghost breakers ( visu )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Larry Lawrence (Hope) is a hapless victim of circumstances who gets hounded by the police until he is helped by beautiful heiress Mary Carter (Goddard). She enables him to escape by stowing him in a trunk bound for Cuba. In return, he promises to help rid her inherited castle of the ghoulish creatures who refuse to leave their favorite haunt
Conspirator ( visu )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
A new bride is confronted by the fact that her British husband is a communist agent
Theatre magazine ( serial )
in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hornblow, Arthur, 1893-1976
Hornblow, Arthur Jr.
Languages
English (133)
Spanish (5)
Italian (1)
German (1)
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