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Sher, Antony 1949-

Works: 105 works in 313 publications in 5 languages and 9,673 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Love stories  History  Biography  Diaries  Naval history  Film adaptations  Television mini-series 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Author of introduction, Adapter
Classifications: PR2821.A2, 822.33
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Publications about Antony Sher
Publications by Antony Sher
Most widely held works by Antony Sher
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 1,406 libraries worldwide
When Will Shakespeare needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola starts the words flowing like never before. There are just two things he'll have to learn about his new love: she's promised to marry someone else, and she's successfully impersonating a man in order to play the lead in Will's latest production
Mrs. Brown by John Madden( visu )
23 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and German and held by 896 libraries worldwide
Queen Victoria was the world's most powerful woman. Rugged Scotsman John Brown was a lowly servant who looked after her horses. Yet when circumstances brought them together the result was a passionate friendship that scandalized a nation
Mr. Toad's wild ride ( visu )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 616 libraries worldwide
A live action version based on Kenneth Grahame's classic tale about a Badger, Mole, and Rat
The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( visu )
19 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 509 libraries worldwide
Complete and un-edited, the Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Shakespeare's drama
The moonstone by Wilkie Collins( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 502 libraries worldwide
A stolen Hindu diamond, the Moonstone, works its curse after being stolen from it's shrine. Just before Rachel's birthday, a man named Franklin Blake announces to Rachel that the Moonstone has been bequeathed to her by Herncastle. Blake gives her the jewel on her birthday and offers to mount the jewel for her to wear. The jewel goes missing and Rachel believes that Blake stole it. Determined to prove his innocence, Blake leaves in order to pursue the real truth behind the theft
Middlepost by Antony Sher( Book )
16 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in 6 languages and held by 492 libraries worldwide
The adventures of Smous, a 35-year-old idler who, escaping pogroms, flees Lithuania at the turn of the century to find an uncle and cousin in South Africa
Tartuffe, or, The imposter by Molière( visu )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 484 libraries worldwide
Clutching ever-present rosary beads, shifting uncomfortably within the hairshirt he wears as continual penance--and always eyeing the women as they pass--Tartuffe, Moliére's master of unctuous evil, insinuates himself into a wealthy Parisian household in this indictment of religious hypocrisy. Posing as a holy man, the wily Tartuffe entrances Orgon, a credulous well-to-do merchant, bent on bestowing his worldly goods, social position, and nubile daughter on the perfidious fraud. Tartuffe delights in accepting it all--and also arranges a little depraved dalliance with Orgon's young wife, Elmire
The indoor boy by Antony Sher( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 389 libraries worldwide
Leon Lipschitz is een rijke, biseksuele, joodse en witte Zuid-Afrikaan die, moe van de drie A's (AIDS, apartheid en anti-semitisme) langzaam verdrinkt in een zee van wodka, seks en cocaïne. Maar dan ontmoet hij een jonge landgenoot
The jury ( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
A young schoolboy is murdered and his schoolmate is arrested. But was he just arrested because he was Sikh, or is he really the killer? The jury must look through the racism and media attention behind the trial and seek the truth
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( file )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
Shylock, a Jewish moneylender, agrees to lend Antonio, a Venetian merchant, three thousand ducats. However, Shylock has one condition: should the loan go unpaid, he will be entitled to a pound of Antonio's own flesh
C.S. Forester's Horatio Hornblower ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Joining the British Royal Navy at the outset of the Napoleonic Wars, the enterprising Horatio Hornblower rises quickly from raw recruit to seasoned sailor, charting a course from the West Indies to the coast of Africa in the name of the Crown. Along the way he encounters roiling sea battles, mutiny, plague, and love, but always proves himself equal to the task
The miracle maker the story of Jesus ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
The story of a family seeking help for an ailing daughter. When they cross paths with an extraordinary carpenter named Jesus, the family's faith is put to the test as the father is torn between allegiance to the king and the desperate need for the miraculous powers of God
Woza Shakespeare! : Titus Andronicus in South Africa by Antony Sher( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Primo time by Antony Sher( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
The story of how Antony Sher adapted Primo Levi's book If this is a man into a one-man stage play, and performed it for the National Theatre
Richard III by William Shakespeare( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Contains William Shakespeare's history play in which the Duke of Gloucester plots and schemes to obtain power and is eventually haunted by those he harmed in the process; includes essays on aspects of the play in performance; and presents twenty-one scenes on an audio CD
The feast by Antony Sher( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Cheap lives by Antony Sher( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
God on trial ( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
In a block house in Auschwitz, a group of prisoners demand to know the nature of a God who can allow so much suffering. They attempt to settle their dispute by putting God on trial. Knowing half of them will be sent to the gas chamber, they have only one day to reach a verdict
I.D. by Antony Sher( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Primo by Antony Sher( visu )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Brings to life Primo Levi's great testament to his year in Auschwitz
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