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Ivory, James

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Publications by James Ivory
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Howards End by James Ivory( visu )
138 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 2,811 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the idealistic, independent and highly educated Schlegel sisters and their tangled relationships with a rich businessman and his family, and with an unhappily married young bank clerk
A room with a view by James Ivory( visu )
112 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,714 libraries worldwide
All she wanted was a room with a view on her first trip to Florence. Little did she realize that her wish would lead her into impropriety, confusion, and passion
Maurice by James Ivory( visu )
73 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 1,092 libraries worldwide
E.M. Forrester's story of two Edwardian-era Cambridge students that fall in love, but must make difficult choices between abiding by British society's strict norms regarding homosexuality and following through on their feelings
The remains of the day by James Ivory( visu )
60 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 1,063 libraries worldwide
The story of blind devotion and repressed love between a fanatically perfect butler and a high-spirited, strong-minded young housekeeper in the employ of a British lord who is unwittingly a Nazi dupe
Le divorce by James Ivory( visu )
29 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,057 libraries worldwide
Isabel Walker travels to Paris to visit her pregnant stepsister Roxy, by chance arriving on the same day that Roxy's husband Charles-Henri leaves the marriage, apparently for another woman. As Isabel stays to offer help and support, the two young women start living it up with the locals and American expatriates, and Isabel finds herself being wooed by an older French man- who happens to be related to Roxy's ex-husband
The white countess by James Ivory( visu )
21 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 900 libraries worldwide
A blind American diplomat develops a curious relationship with a young Russian refugee who works odd and sometimes illicit jobs to support members of her dead husband's aristocratic family
The golden bowl by James Ivory( visu )
31 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 785 libraries worldwide
Set in the early 1900's, Maggie is the daughter of American tycoon Adam Verver, who marries an impoverished yet charming Italian aristocrat, Prince Amerigo. Through a twist of fate, Adam marries the Prince's former lover, Charlotte. Maggie's suspicions deepen to a possible affair between the Prince and Charlotte, when Maggie makes the ill-fated purchase of a golden bowl. It becomes only a matter of time before Maggie unravels the truth from a world full of deception and lies
Heat and dust by James Ivory( visu )
62 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 605 libraries worldwide
In the 1970s, a woman travels to India to find the truth about her great-aunt, who left her British husband for an Indian prince in the 1930s
The Bostonians by James Ivory( visu )
43 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 584 libraries worldwide
Olive, a militant suffragette, takes on the education of Verena, a brilliantly gifted but naive young girl. Olive wants to mold and use this gift for the feminist cause. But Verena is also loved by Basil Ransom, an impecunious young lawyer with views strenuously opposed to the Boston feminists. The contest is met between Basil and Olive. The prize: possession of Verena
Jefferson in Paris by James Ivory( visu )
20 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 575 libraries worldwide
In the mid-1780s, widower Thomas Jefferson replaces Benjamin Franklin as the U.S. representative to French regents Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette. He tries to resist the beautiful Mrs. Cosway. Also in Paris is Jefferson's daughter Patsy; when another daughter dies back in Virginia, Jefferson sends for his youngest, who brings along her slave, Sally Hemings, then 15, whom he also finds irresistible
The city of your final destination ( visu )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 526 libraries worldwide
After winning a grant, Omar Razaghi travels to the estate of the late Uruguayan author Jules Gund in order to convince his three executors to let him write an authorized biography
The Europeans by James Ivory( visu )
25 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 525 libraries worldwide
A sophisticated European brother and sister turn up unexpectedly on the doorstep of their staid American cousins. The fortune-hunting Eugenia and her high-spirited brother Felix turn this Puritan world upside down
Shakespeare Wallah by James Ivory( visu )
39 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 508 libraries worldwide
The real-life adventures of a traveling theater group in India during the final days of English colonial rule. They try to uphold British tradition by staging Shakespearean plays but can't compete with the wildly popular Bollywood film industry
Mr. & Mrs. Bridge by James Ivory( visu )
25 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 502 libraries worldwide
A straight-laced Kansas City couple is challenged by rebellious offspring, free-thinking friends, and the tumultuous changes of 1930's and 1940's America
Surviving Picasso by James Ivory( visu )
26 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 477 libraries worldwide
Anthony Hopkins give a no-holds-barred performance as the ledgendary artist Pable Picasso. The world knew his passion for canvas, color, metal and ceramics, but little was known about his other passion--women. Told from the viewpoint of his longtime mistress and mother of his children
Quartet by James Ivory( visu )
25 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 416 libraries worldwide
The quartet consists of novelist Marya Zelli, her Polish husband, Stephen, wealthy philanderer/artist H.J. Heidler and his wife, Lois. Though she has been indulgent of H.J.'s past indiscretions, Lois isn't keen on her husband carrying on an affair with Marya under their own roof. Meanwhile, Stephen sits in prison, jailed for his various petty thefts. Once Stephen is released, he learns about the triangle. When the dust settles, it is Marya who suffers the most
The Five forty-eight by Terrence McNally( visu )
13 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
An ordinary man finds his daily routine shattered when he meets a former lover on the homebound train
Bombay talkie by James Ivory( visu )
10 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and French and held by 326 libraries worldwide
A troubled romance laced with barbed wit and pointed melodrama. An affectionate view of the Indian film industry (aka Bollywood)
Roseland by James Ivory( visu )
28 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 282 libraries worldwide
Three interlocking stories set in New York City's legendary Roseland dance palace make up this charming film, the third to be shot by Merchant Ivory Productions in America. In the first segment, The Waltz, Teresa Wright is a widow who comes to the Roseland in order to sustain the memory of her late husband, but meets Stan (Lou Jacobi), a man who offers her an opportunity for happiness in the present. In The Hustle, Christopher Walken stars as a gigolo with three women in his life, all of whom depend on him for different degrees of romance and companionship. In the final segment, The Peabody, an older Viennese woman (Lilia Skala) sets out to win a dance competition despite warnings that it could imperil her health
The wandering company : twenty-one years of Merchant Ivory films by John Pym( Book )
4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
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English (676)
French (37)
German (33)
Spanish (25)
Italian (10)
Multiple languages (10)
Japanese (4)
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