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Williams, Tennessee 1911-1983

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A streetcar named Desire : [a play by Tennessee Williams( Book )
536 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 22 languages and held by 7,797 libraries worldwide
Repressed widow visits sister in New Orleans after family estate dwindles to nothing. She is raped and eventually driven mad by her brutal brother-in-law
The glass menagerie by Tennessee Williams( Book )
463 editions published between 1196 and 2013 in 19 languages and held by 7,723 libraries worldwide
A strong willed woman attempts to impose her shattered dreams into the life and personality of her shy, reclusive daughter
Cat on a hot tin roof by Tennessee Williams( Book )
371 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 5,930 libraries worldwide
Members of a neurotic Southern family gather to face the impending death of their patriarch, Big Daddy, and battle over the inheritance of his vast estate
Sweet bird of youth by Tennessee Williams( Book )
262 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 3,012 libraries worldwide
A masseur-gigolo takes a has-been actress from Hollywood to his home in the South, believing that her money and faded glamour might help him achieve a life-long dream
Collected stories by Tennessee Williams( Book )
53 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,584 libraries worldwide
A chronological arrangement of the noted American playwright's complete stories, published and unpublished, provides a veiled look at his life and concerns
A Streetcar Named Desire by Elia Kazan( visu )
117 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,524 libraries worldwide
After being exiled from her hometown of Auriol, Mississippi for seducing a seventeen-year-old boy at the school where she taught English, Blanche DuBois arrives unexpectedly at the New Orleans home of her pregnant sister Stella Kowalski and her Stella's husband Stanley. Stanley, both repulsed and attracted to Blanche, discovers that she has mortgaged property left to both sisters and spent all the money whereby he sets about discovering everything else he can about her past. Tension between Blanche and Stanley builds as time passes and is intensified when Blanche begins dating one of Stanley's poker buddies
The Roman spring of Mrs. Stone by Tennessee Williams( Book )
187 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 14 languages and held by 2,500 libraries worldwide
A fifty-year-old ex-actress undergoes a crisis of self-recognition in Rome, after the death of her husband
The night of the iguana by Tennessee Williams( Book )
123 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in 9 languages and held by 2,468 libraries worldwide
A rather rustic and very bohemian hotel in Mexico is the scene where, in 1940, several bizarre groups meet: Shannon, a defrocked Episcopal priest; Hannah, virginal and artistic; Maxine, the unbuttoned and recently widowed proprietress of the hotel; and more
The theatre of Tennessee Williams by Tennessee Williams( Book )
30 editions published between 1971 and 1992 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,413 libraries worldwide
The theatre of Tennessee Williams presents, in matching format, the plays of one of America's most consistently influential and innovative dramatists. The first five volumes of this ongoing series contain Williams' full-length plays through 1975 and, in addition to the texts themselves, include original cast listings and production notes. Volumes 6 and 7 contain Williams' collected shorter plays. Now available as a paperbook, Volume 8 adds to the series' four full-length plays written and produced during the last decade of Williams' life. The text used for each play was corrected and revised by the playwright in preparation for publication, or, in the case of the posthumously published Red Devil battery sign, makes use of his last known revision
American poetry : the twentieth century by Library of America (Firm)( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,350 libraries worldwide
Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
27 wagons full of cotton and other one-act plays by Tennessee Williams( Book )
59 editions published between 1945 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 2,301 libraries worldwide
V knížce zařazené aktovky amerického dramatika, pevně zakotveného i na našich divadelních scénách, vznikly vesměs v době jeho dramatických začátků, ale mají už všechny znaky jeho pozdějších vrcholných her. Stejně jako ony nechtějířešit psychologické problémy jedince, ale snaží se na příběhu několika lidí dobrat se pravdy lidského zážitku, ukázat, že nejsou "ani ničemové, ani hrdinové, nýbrž jen cesty a scestí, kterými se ubírají lidé"
Plays by Tennessee Williams( Book )
20 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,912 libraries worldwide
Contains selections of Williams' most influential works including "The Glass Menagerie," "A Streetcar Named Desire," and "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof."
The rose tattoo by Tennessee Williams( Book )
175 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 15 languages and held by 1,866 libraries worldwide
"The Rose Tattoo is one of Tennessee Williams' most beautiful and powerful plays. Set among a colony of Sicilian fisher-folk on the American Gulf Coast, it is the story of Serafina delle Rose, a woman for whom love was stronger than death."--Inside jacket
Period of adjustment : high point over a cavern : a serious comedy by Tennessee Williams( Book )
78 editions published between 1900 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 1,584 libraries worldwide
A confused and frightened Southern bride has a groom who conceals his fear of inadequacy with brash, desperate bravado. He has an old war buddy, and the veteran husband to whom the diversion-seeking newlyweds flee, only to find that his wife has just walked out on him
Summer and smoke by Tennessee Williams( Book )
104 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in 13 languages and held by 1,528 libraries worldwide
This play tells "the story of a minister's daughter in the stagnant little town of Glorious Hill, Mississippi, and a love affair thwarted by her inhibitions."
Suddenly last summer by Tennessee Williams( Book )
79 editions published between 1947 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,436 libraries worldwide
Contains the text of a 1958 play in which a young woman who has been in a mental institution since witnessing the horrible death of her cousin, is harassed by her relatives who all have their own reasons for wanting her to change her story
One arm, and other stories by Tennessee Williams( Book )
69 editions published between 1911 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 1,400 libraries worldwide
For contents, see Author Catalog
Moise and the world of reason by Tennessee Williams( Book )
43 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,380 libraries worldwide
Door het verliezen van zijn geliefde hervindt een jonge veelbelovende schrijver zich en herwint daardoor de liefde
Camino Real. [A play] by Tennessee Williams( Book )
73 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,369 libraries worldwide
In this phantasmagorical play, the Camino Real (pronunciation: Cá-mino Réal) is a long highway, a dead end, a police state in a vaguely Latin American country, a nightmare, and an inescapable condition. Characters from history and literature -- Don Quixote, Casanova, Camille, Lord Byron -- inhabit a place where corruption, starvation, indifference and greed have immobilized anyone who tries to escape. Then, into this netherworld, the archetypal Kilroy arrives -- a sailor and all-American guy with "a heart as big as the head of baby." Like others before him in the Camino Real, Kilroy is robbed, conned, turned into a patsy, and he very nearly breaks ... but not quite. When this experimental epic opened on Broadway in 1953, it confounded the critics, but not the audiences. The play's iconic/ironic humor, playful conceits, and towering concerns about society's demand for conformity, the courage of the artist, and the power of compassion have made it a classic
Small craft warnings by Tennessee Williams( Book )
29 editions published between 1972 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 1,360 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Lanier, Thomas 1911-1983
Tenesi Vilijams
Tenesī Viljamss amerikāņu dramaturgs
Tennessee Williams Amerikaans auteur
Tennessee Williams dramaturg amerykański
Tennessee Williams drammaturgo, scrittore e sceneggiatore statunitense
Tennessee Williams écrivain américain
Tennessee Williams US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller
Tīnnissī Willyāmz 1911-1983
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Williams, Thomas L. 1911-1983
Williams, Thomas Lainer 1911-1983
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Williams, Thomas Lanier, 1911-1983
Willyāmz, Tīnnissī 1911-1983
Wilyāmz, Tīnisī 1911-1983
Wilyāmz, Tīnnissī 1911-1983
Τένεσι Ουίλιαμς
Ланир, Томас 1911-1983
Ланир, Томас Уильямс 1911-1983
Тенеси Вилијамс
Тенеси Уилямс
Теннĕсси Вильямс
Теннессі Вільямс
Том Ланир 1911-1983
Тэнесі Уільямс
Тэнэсі Ўільямз
Уильямс, Ланир Томас 1911-1983
Уильямс Т. 1911-1983
Уильямс Т. Л. 1911-1983
Уильямс, Теннеси 1911-1983
Уильямс, Теннесси 1911-1983
Уильямс, Теннесси американский прозаик и драматург
Уильямс, Томас Ланир 1911-1983
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וויליאמס, טנסי 1911־1983
ווליאמס, טנסי 1911־1983
ויליאמס, טנסי 1911־1983
וילימס, טנסי 1911-1983
טנסי ויליאמס
יוליאמס, טנסי
تنسی ویلیامز
تنيسي وليامز، 1911-1983
تينيسي وليامز
وليامز، تنسي، 1911-1983
وليامز، تنيسى، ١٩١١-١٩٨٣
ويليامز، تنسى، ١٩١١-١٩٨٣
ويليامز، توماس لنير، ١٩١١-١٩٨٣
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ਟੇਨਿਸੀ ਵਿਲੀਅਮਜ਼
ტენესი უილიამსი
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ウィリアムズ, テネシー
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