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Akins, Zoë 1886-1958

Overview
Works: 146 works in 318 publications in 4 languages and 5,588 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Motion picture plays  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Lyricist, Other
Classifications: PS3545.H16, 791.4372
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Camille by George Cukor( visu )
17 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in English and French and held by 903 libraries worldwide
Paris, 1847. Marguerite is a courtesan who falls in love with a young man of promise, Armand Duval. When Armand's father begs her not to disgrace his son's position and hopes of a career by marrying him, Marguerite agrees and leaves her lover. However, when poverty and terminal illness overwhelm her, Marguerite discovers that Armand has not lost his love for her
The old maid : (The 'fifties) by Edith Wharton( Book )
24 editions published between 1935 and 2007 in English and held by 694 libraries worldwide
The Old Maid is an examination of class and society in 1850's New York City. The story follows the life of Tina, a young woman caught between the mother who adopted her-- the beautiful, upstanding Delia--and her true mother, her plain, unmarried "aunt" Charlotte, who gave Tina up to provide her with a socially acceptable life. The three women live quietly together until Tina's wedding day, when Delia's and Charlotte's hidden jealousies rush to the surface
How to marry a millionaire by Jean Negulesco( visu )
21 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Romantic comedy of three fashion models out to snare rich husbands. In the end love prevails over schemes as they all find happiness, and one does end up with a millionaire
Déclassée; Daddy's gone a-hunting; and Greatness - a comedy by Zoë Akins( Book )
6 editions published between 1923 and 1924 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
The old maid ( visu )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Headstrong, beautiful Tina has nothing but disdain for her Aunt Charlotte. Tina does not think that her aunt has any understanding of a young girls heart, but Charlotte knows more than Tina thinks. For unloved, unlovable Aunt Charlotte is really Tina's mother, whose romance with a Civil War soldier who didn't return resulted in Tina's birth
In the shadow of Parnassus : Zoë Akins's essays on American poetry by Zoë Akins( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Christopher Strong by Dorothy Arzner( visu )
7 editions published between 1933 and 2009 in English and German and held by 146 libraries worldwide
[Jail bait] A newspaperman deliberately allows himself to be imprisoned on a murder charge in order that another reporter can track down the real murderer
Papa, an amorality in three acts by Zoë Akins( Book )
4 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
Morning glory by Lowell Sherman( visu )
8 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Katharine Hepburn stars as a stage-struck New Englander who's lonely, frightened, and determined to be the latest Broadway sensation
Interpretations, a book of first poems by Zoë Akins( Book )
8 editions published between 1912 and 2010 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
The hills grow smaller by Zoë Akins( Book )
8 editions published between 1937 and 1966 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
The little miracle by Zoë Akins( Book )
5 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Typescript copy of a play
Mrs. January and Mr. Ex- (Plans for tomorrow) a comedy in three acts by Zoë Akins( Book )
5 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 82 libraries worldwide
The happy days (Les jours heureux) a play in two acts by Claude-André Puget( Book )
2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Forever young : a novel by Zoë Akins( Book )
3 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Declassee draft script, never produced by Zoë Akins( Computer File )
4 editions published between 1919 and 2007 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Papa by Zoë Akins( Computer File )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Camille (1936) shooting script by Zoë Akins( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Cake upon the waters by Zoë Akins( Book )
5 editions published between 1913 and 1919 in English and Undetermined and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Remember the day draft script, never produced by Zoë Akins( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Akins Joë 1886-1958
Akins, Zoë 1886-1958
Languages
English (159)
French (3)
German (1)
Italian (1)
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