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Temple, Shirley 1928-2014

Overview
Works: 945 works in 1,974 publications in 7 languages and 42,455 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Music  Musical films  History  Fiction  Television plays  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Dancer, Compiler, Interviewee, Editor, Narrator, Singer, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Shirley Temple
Publications by Shirley Temple
Publications by Shirley Temple, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Shirley Temple
 
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Most widely held works by Shirley Temple
A little princess by Alfonso Cuarón( visu )
225 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,260 libraries worldwide
Based on the famous novel by writer Frances Hodgson Burnett, Shirely portrays Sara, the pampered daughter of a British officer. Left in a boarding school when her father goes off to war, her world is turned upside down when he is reported dead. Destitute, Sara is made a servant at the school, yet she refuses to let her spirit be broken
Heidi by Allan Dwan( visu )
47 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,168 libraries worldwide
When her aunt tires of caring for her, orphan Heidi goes to live in the Alps with her gruff grandfather, who comes to adore her. Eventually placed with another family, Heidi fights to join her grandfather again
Fort Apache by John Ford( visu )
77 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,620 libraries worldwide
The soldiers at Fort Apache may disagree with the tactics of their glory-seeking new commander. But to a man, they're duty bound to obey - even when it means almost certain disaster
Curly top ( visu )
26 editions published between 1935 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,271 libraries worldwide
Two orphaned sisters are adopted by the wealthy trustee of their orphanage. Problems arise when the trustee falls in love with the teenaged sister
Bright eyes ( visu )
19 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in English and held by 1,136 libraries worldwide
Five-year-old Shirley Blake is the daughter of a crack aviator who died in a plane crash, and when her mother also dies she becomes the center of a bitter custody battle
The little colonel ( visu )
21 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,051 libraries worldwide
An old-fashioned Southern colonel has disowned his daughter for marrying a Yankee and resists all entreaties for a reconciliation until he succumbs to the charms of his little granddaughter. Previews of other Shirley Temple films precede feature
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm ( visu )
24 editions published between 1938 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 1,048 libraries worldwide
A talent scout believes that little Rebecca could be the next big thing on radio and tries to get her on the air
Little Miss Broadway by Louis Silvers( visu )
21 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 988 libraries worldwide
A group of orphans live happily enough supporting themselves by performing in theatrical productions until a crabby old lady complains about the noise they make practicing
Dimples by William A Seiter( visu )
22 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 979 libraries worldwide
A little girl with nothing but tiny dimples and a huge amount of talent makes her way from poverty to potential stardom
The littlest Rebel ( visu )
17 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in English and held by 845 libraries worldwide
Only a plea to President Lincoln can help when the father of a plantation girl is arrested and charged with espionage against the Yankees
The bachelor and the bobby-soxer by Irving Reis( visu )
28 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 790 libraries worldwide
Through no fault of his own, artist and lady's man Richard Nugent finds a love-besotted teenage girl curled on his sofa. Through no fault of his own, the teen's sister is a judge who "sentences" thunderstruck Richard to date the girl until her schoolgirl crush wanes
Brother, can you spare a dime? American song during the Great Depression ( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 753 libraries worldwide
Baby, take a bow by Philip Klein( visu )
15 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in English and held by 749 libraries worldwide
A lighthearted musical comedy about a little girl who finds a stolen necklace and saves her father from going to prison
Captain January ( visu )
15 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 746 libraries worldwide
Four year old Star has been happy living with Captain January in the lighthouse since he rescued her from a shipwreck. But when the town's new truant officer tries to take her away from the captain so she can have a "proper" home, her idyllic existence falls under a cloud
The blue bird ( visu )
10 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in English and held by 704 libraries worldwide
In a rare departure from her usual screen persona, Shirley Temple plays Mytyl, a selfish, spoiled little girl who doesn't appreciate her loving family. She and her brother are sent by the good fairy Berylune on a journey to find "the bird that means happiness."
Since you went away by John Cromwell( visu )
11 editions published between 1944 and 2008 in English and held by 655 libraries worldwide
The Hiltons are an average family living in a Midwestern town. The father of the household has waived his 3A status and enlisted to go overseas. His wife must now act as father and mother to their two daughters and keep their father's memory alive
Susannah of the Mounties by Robert Ellis( visu )
13 editions published between 1939 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 629 libraries worldwide
When Indians attack her wagon train, Susannah is the only survivor. Taken in by Mountie officer Monty Montague, she wins the affection of a powerful chief and becomes friends with his young son, from whom she learns Indian customs. There is singing and dancing too
Just around the corner ( visu )
14 editions published between 1938 and 2006 in English and held by 602 libraries worldwide
A wealthy man loses his wife and his fortune and must do repairs to support himself and his daughter
Stowaway ( visu )
16 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 588 libraries worldwide
When a little girl's missionary parents are killed by Chinese bandits, the child must fend for herself on the dangerous streets of Shanghai
Rudyard Kipling's Wee Willie Winkie by John Ford( visu )
26 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 551 libraries worldwide
An American girl arrives in India to live with her Colonel grandfather and teaches the adults that there are other ways than war to solve problems
 
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Alternative Names
Agar, Shirley Temple, 1928-
Agar, Shirley Temple, 1928-2014
Black, Charles A., Mrs., 1928-
Black, Charles A., Mrs., 1928-2014
Black, Shirley T. 1928-2014
Black, Shirley Temple.
Black, Shirley Temple, 1928-
Black, Shirley Temple, 1928-2014
Shirley Temple Black.
Temple Black, Shirley
Temple-Black, Shirley, 1928-2014
Temple, Shirley
Temple, Shirley Jane.
Temple, Shirley Jane, 1928-2014
テンプル, シャーリー
Languages
English (649)
French (27)
Spanish (23)
Chinese (3)
German (2)
Italian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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