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Davis, Desmond

Overview
Works: 12 works in 69 publications in 3 languages and 577 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Television plays  Comedy plays  Film adaptations  Television programs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Bibliography  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Restager, Director, Editor
Classifications: PR2824.A2, 822.33
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Publications about Desmond Davis
Publications by Desmond Davis
Most widely held works by Desmond Davis
The grammar of television production by Desmond Davis( Book )
45 editions published between 1960 and 2000 in English and German and held by 357 libraries worldwide
Theatre for young people by Desmond Davis( Book )
5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Measure for measure by William Shakespeare( visu )
7 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
"Prétendant quitter la ville pour une mission diplomatique, le duc de Vienne remet la gouvernance aux mains d'Angelo, un juge intransigeant qui décide d'appliquer avec rigueur les lois sur les moeurs sexuelles. Claudio, jeune noble de Vienne, est fiancé à Juliette. Le mariage est retardé mais Juliette est déjà enceinte. Pour Angelo, CLaudio doit être condamné à mort. Intervient alors Isabelle, la soeur de Claudio, qui obtient la grâce d'Angelo à condition d'offrir sa virginité au juge". (source : jaquette)
Misura per misura by William Shakespeare( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in Multiple languages and English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Il severo Angelo viene lasciato a guardia di Vienna mentre il Duca finge di allontanarsi dalla città. Riportando in vigore un'antica legge, Angelo condanna a morte il giovane Claudio per aver intrattenuto rapporti sessuali prima del matrimonio. Quando la sorella di Claudio, Isabella, corre a implorare per la sua vita, Angelo si offre di risparmiarlo - in cambio della verginità di lei
The Bernard Shaw collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
10 plays from the great English playwright faithfully adapted for screen by the BBC
Measure for measure by William Shakespeare( file )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
An annotated edition of Shakespeare's tragicomedy in which an unjust Viennese deputy offers to lift a death sentence from a young woman's brother in return for sexual favors from her; also includes essays on Shakespeare's theatrical world and his texts, and a scholarly introduction
Measure for measure (1979 BBC TV production) by William Shakespeare( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Chapeau melon et bottes de cuir ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Résumé figurant sur la jaquette : "Ce sixième et dernier volume (1976-1977) marque le retour quelques années plus tard de la série avec l'apparition de deux nouveaux personnages : Joanna Lumley dans le rôle de Purdey et Gareth Hunt dans le rôle de Mike Gambit, un nouvel assistant masculin de John Steed qui écope de toutes les scènes d'action. Cette nouvelle série est plus noire et plus réaliste que les précédentes
Measure for measure by William Shakespeare( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"Sex and power drive the action of William Shakespeare's Measure for Measure, the classic problem play where every character has to justify their own private morality. Updated for modern times and set in the contemporary British army, this is a world where discipline and authority have broken down, corruption is rife and everyone is preparing to be judged."--Container
The Shakespearian conception of stage grouping, movement, and action with particular reference to the English histories by Desmond Davis( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Opportunity lost : NSW regional theatre companies 1976 to 2003 by Desmond Davis( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Measure for measure by William Shakespeare( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Desmond Davis British television director
Desmond Davis Brits filmregisseur
Десмонд Дэвис
دزموند دیویس
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