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Sher, Antony 1949-

Overview
Works: 111 works in 345 publications in 6 languages and 9,731 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Love stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Diaries  Biography  Naval history 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Author of introduction, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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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 )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 1,425 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!
Mrs. Brown by John Madden( visu )
23 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and German and held by 890 libraries worldwide
Queen Victoria, the world's most powerful woman. John Brown, a simple Scottish Highlander. Their extraordinary friendship transformed an empire
Mr. Toad's wild ride ( visu )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 609 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 )
21 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 531 libraries worldwide
Complete and un-edited, the Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Shakespeare's drama
The moonstone by Wilkie Collins( visu )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 500 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 )
17 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in 6 languages and held by 488 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 )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
A religious hypocrite establishes himself within a well-to-do Parisian bourgeois household
The indoor boy by Antony Sher( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and Hebrew and held by 382 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 301 libraries worldwide
A comprehensive six-part series of a shocking murder trial and the jurors affected by it
The miracle maker the story of Jesus by Derek W Hayes( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 267 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
William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( file )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
Shylock, a Jewish moneylender, agrees to lend Antonio, a Venetian merchant, three thousand ducats so that his friend Bassanio can afford to court his love, Portia. However, Shylock has one condition: should the loan go unpaid, he will be entitled to a pound of Antonios own flesh
C.S. Forester's Horatio Hornblower ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 227 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
Moliere ( visu )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
In this vivid picture of the demeaning nature of tyranny, Molier̀e, at the beginning an imposing, confident theatre director, playfully wooing his mistress, gradually disintegrates to a grovelling, broken-down sycophant, snivelling at the Sun King's feet. This consummate artist plays the supplicating child, depending on the crown to continue his art. Based on events in the life of the renowned French playwright, the play shows Molière as a man beset by church and state because of his sharp-penned satire of both in "Tartuffe." Both plays focus on the theme of hypocrisy--and both were initially banned from production in their originating countries
Woza Shakespeare! : Titus Andronicus in South Africa by Antony Sher( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
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
Primo time by Antony Sher( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 167 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
God on trial ( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Following the harrowing ritual of selection for death or hard labor, a group of new inmates unsure of their appointed fates begins asking how God could allow for so much suffering. Impulsively, the men decide to put God on trial for abandoning His chosen people. Amid the outside sounds of prisoners being marched to the gas chamber, the trial unfolds. They group address the question: How can there be evil in a universe ruled by an all-powerful, benevolent God?
Primo by Antony Sher( visu )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Brings to life Primo Levi's great testament to his year in Auschwitz
Cheap lives by Antony Sher( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
The feast by Antony Sher( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
 
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Anthony Sher
Antony Sher britischer Autor und Schauspieler
Sher, Anthony
Sher, Anthony 1949-
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