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Quayle, Anthony 1913-1989

Works: 811 works in 2,094 publications in 3 languages and 34,047 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Poetry  Television adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Audio adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Narrator, Author, Director, Commentator, Author of introduction, Other, Host, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Anthony Quayle
Publications by Anthony Quayle
Publications by Anthony Quayle, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Anthony Quayle
Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( visu )
35 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and held by 3,676 libraries worldwide
The story of T.E. Lawrence, the heroic and troubled man who organized the Arab nations to fight the Turks in World War I and then, having reached a pinnacle of power in Mideast politics, retired to postwar military obscurity
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson( visu )
14 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 1,477 libraries worldwide
A specialized commando team is assembled to destroy the German Army's mighty guns of Navarone, which control a strategic channel in the Aegean Sea
The wrong man by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
33 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,333 libraries worldwide
The true story of Manny Balestrero, a musician unjustly accused of armed robbery. Balestrero vehemently protests his innocence but acts thoroughly guilty, leading a host of policemen and witnesses to finger him as the thief. The trial goes badly for Manny, but life is worse for his wife, Rose, who falls apart under the strain of his ordeal
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
47 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,242 libraries worldwide
The dramatized events and legends of the history of Scotland in the eleventh century
Anne of the thousand days Mary, Queen of Scots by Charles Jarrott( visu )
25 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 1,218 libraries worldwide
Anne of the thousand days: Follow King Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn in one of history's most famous tragic love affairs in the Academy Award winning masterpiece starring Richard Burton and Genevieve Bujold
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
38 editions published between 1964 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,192 libraries worldwide
The first of the great tragedies, focusing on the minds and motives of the assasins Brutus and Cassius
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( visu )
32 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 938 libraries worldwide
The classic version of Shakespeare's Hamlet, the towering tragedy of the Danish prince who feigns madness to trap his father's murderer
The first part of King Henry the Fourth with the life and death of Henry surnamed Hotspur by William Shakespeare( visu )
24 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 874 libraries worldwide
After the murder of Richard II, Henry assumes the throne, and is immediately confronted with rebellion by Owen Glendower, Douglas of Scotland, Northumberland and his son Hotspur. The play also treats the moral development of the king's son Hal (later Henry V) as he appears to waste his youth in London taverns in the company of the irresponsible Sir John Falstaff
The eagle has landed by John Sturges( visu )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 727 libraries worldwide
The peace in an English village is shattered as German paratroopers make a drastic attempt to kidnap Winston Churchill and bring him back to Germany
Everything you always wanted to know about sex, but were afraid to ask by Woody Allen( visu )
17 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and held by 644 libraries worldwide
Broken into seven vignettes that humorously answer questions raised in Dr. Rueben's book about sex
Masada ( visu )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 638 libraries worldwide
In the first century A.D., Flavius Silva, commander of the Roman Tenth Legion in Palestine, leads his forces in combat against the remaining Jewish Zealots who have taken refuge in the seemingly impregnable fortress of Masada. There, the engineering and military might of Rome faces the passion and ingenuity of Eleazer ben Yair and his people
The second part of King Henry the Fourth containing his death and the coronation of King Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( visu )
10 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's play that portrays the colorful panorama of Medieval English life. The revolt against Henry is finally crushed and the king broods over the uncertain future of his son. Henry IV dies, Falstaff is banished, and Prince Hal is crowned Henry V
Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
27 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 582 libraries worldwide
A man born to rule the world is destroyed by his weaknesses and lusts
The fall of the Roman Empire by Anthony Mann( visu )
13 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and held by 555 libraries worldwide
A fictionalized account of the ascension of Roman Emperor Commodus, in which Commodus assassinates his father (Emperor Marcus Aurelius) when he learns that Aurelius had planned to name Aurelius' adopted son Livius (a fictional character) as Aurelius' successor
Oedipus at Colonus by Sophocles( visu )
27 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 554 libraries worldwide
This play recounts the blind, exiled Oedipus' final days. The primary action involves a fight over where Oedipus is to die (as that place is to become hallowed ground). Familial interactions also play a key role in the drama
Henry IV, part I by William Shakespeare( visu )
35 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 540 libraries worldwide
Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play entitled King Henry IV, Part one
The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
22 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 420 libraries worldwide
A recorded performance of a comedy by Shakespeare
Medea by Euripides( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 405 libraries worldwide
Euripides tragedy of a woman scorned and desperate to wreak vengeance. Deserted by Jason, whose life she saved at great cost to herself and others, and forced into exile by the father of her rival in love, Medea plots a barbaric revenge
The chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis( Sound Recording )
21 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and held by 399 libraries worldwide
Tells the tales of Narnia, a magical, fantastic place where good and evil battle, children have adventures as kings and queens, and beasts and creatures can talk
The Bourne identity by Doug Liman( visu )
6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 384 libraries worldwide
He goes by the name of Jason Bourne, but he doesn't know who he really is, nor why he is so good at killing with cold-blooded efficiency, but he does know that some people will do anything to gun him down before he uncovers the mystery of his identity
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Alternative Names
Quayle, Anthony 1913-1989
Quayle, John A. 1913-1989
Quayle, John Anthony.
Quayle, John Anthony 1913-1989
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French (3)
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