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Holloway, Stanley

Overview
Works: 393 works in 1,065 publications in 6 languages and 17,022 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  Romance films  Comedy films  Film and video adaptations  Radio plays  Audio adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Narrator, Costume designer, Lyricist, Composer, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Stanley Holloway
Publications by Stanley Holloway
Publications by Stanley Holloway, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Stanley Holloway
 
Most widely held works by Stanley Holloway
My fair lady by George Cukor( visu )
106 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 4,533 libraries worldwide
Outside Covent Garden on a rainy evening in 1912, cockney flower girl, Eliza Doolittle, meets linguistic expert Henry Higgins. Higgins, in turn, bets with his companion, Colonel Pickering, that, within six months, he could transform Eliza into a proper lady, simply by teaching her proper English. The next morning, face and hands freshly scrubbed, Eliza presents herself on Higgins' doorstep, ready and willing to be turned into a lady
My fair lady by Frederick Loewe( Sound Recording )
52 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,309 libraries worldwide
The story of how a British diction teacher takes a young cockney flower seller and turns her into a lady by changing her speech
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
24 editions published between 1962 and 1997 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,032 libraries worldwide
Shakespearean comedy. Eight passionate young people are gathered together, all breaking one another's hearts. Some have been exiled from the court of ill-tempered Duke Frederick; the others are shepherds and shepherdesses
The Lavender Hill mob by Charles Crichton( visu )
45 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in English and held by 1,031 libraries worldwide
Alec Guinness plays a timid bank clerk with a perfect scheme to steal a million pounds in gold from the Bank of England. What can possibly go wrong? Everything, in this hysterically funny, madcap masterpiece
Noel Coward's Brief encounter ( visu )
8 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and held by 963 libraries worldwide
Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson star as middle-class suburbanites whose casual friendship evolves into a passionate yearning for each other. But as their affections grow stronger, they must face a difficult decision that will affect both of their lives forever
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 648 libraries worldwide
Macbeth and Banquo encounter three prophesying witches on their journey home from battle. Macbeth's ambitions are kindled by the witches' prediction that he will someday be king. In an effort to hasten the prophecy, he and Lady Macbeth plot the murders of those in the way. Under the strain of the heinous crimes, Lady Macbeth dies and Macbeth edges toward insanity. In the tragic climax, Macbeth is killed in a duel and Malcolm becomes king
In harm's way ( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 531 libraries worldwide
Home use only
Brief encounter by David Lean( visu )
53 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 457 libraries worldwide
Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson star as middle-class suburbanites whose casual friendship evolves into a passionate yearning for each other. But as their affections grow stronger, they must face a difficult decision that will affect both of their lives forever
The private life of Sherlock Holmes by Billy Wilder( visu )
4 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and held by 424 libraries worldwide
From the collaborative genius of writer/director Billy Wilder comes this highly entertaining mystery that unfolds from Dr. Watson's (Colin Blakely) diary involving the great Sherlock Holmes (Robert Stephens)
My fair lady original London cast recording by Frederick Loewe( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 1998 in English and German and held by 325 libraries worldwide
Wiv a little bit o'luck; the life story of Stanley Holloway, as told to Dick Richards by Stanley Holloway( Book )
10 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
A fascinating medley of light-hearted memories, peppered with stories and sidelights of many of the world's greatest entertainers._
Passport to Pimlico by Henry Cornelius( visu )
52 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
Detonation of an unexploded bomb left from WWII German bombings uncovers an ancient document which reveals that London's Pimlico district really belongs to France. The community, eager to abandon post-war constraints, establish their independence as a ration-free state
The Stanley Holloway monologues by Stanley Holloway( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Stanley Holloway, more monologues and songs by Stanley Holloway( Book )
3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1954 and 1962 in 3 languages and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods
Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1958 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 195 libraries worldwide
A young girl follows a white rabbit down a rabbit hole
The Canterbury tales the pardoner's tale [and] The miller's tale by Geoffrey Chaucer( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 1959 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 195 libraries worldwide
The Pardoner's tale ; The Miller's tale
Nicholas Nickleby ( visu )
25 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
A young man struggles to protect his family from a cruel uncle and a very cruel world
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( visu )
13 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
Performance of Shakespeare's Hamlet
The Titfield thunderbolt by Charles Crichton( visu )
18 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
The British government, having nationalized the railways in 1947, announces that the Titfield-Mallingford Railway is being replaced by an "alternative passenger omnibus service". Titfield locals rally to save and operate the line independently, thanks to a loophole in the 1947 Transport Act. A rival company conspires to prevent the comeback
 
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Alternative Names
Holloway, Stanley Augustus 1890-1982
Languages
English (438)
German (15)
French (6)
Spanish (6)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (1)
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