skip to content

Lancaster, Osbert 1908-1986

Overview
Works: 222 works in 741 publications in 7 languages and 8,670 library holdings
Genres: Humor  History  Drama  Biography  Filmed ballets  Televised ballets  Fiction  Juvenile works  Ballet television programs  Cultural television programs 
Roles: Author, Designer, Illustrator, Set designer, Costume designer, Editor, Narrator, Production personnel, Interviewee, Artist
Classifications: PN6231.M2, 350.000207
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about Osbert Lancaster
Publications by Osbert Lancaster
Publications by Osbert Lancaster, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Osbert Lancaster
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Osbert Lancaster
Sailing to Byzantium; an architectural companion by Osbert Lancaster( Book )
17 editions published between 1969 and 1989 in English and held by 667 libraries worldwide
Indhold: The western marches ; Along the Via Egnatia ; Constantinople ; Greece, south of the Pindus ; The Aegean and Crete ; Asia Minor ; The west
Those magnificent men in their flying machines : or, how I flew from London to Paris in 25 hours and 11 minutes by Ken Annakin( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 511 libraries worldwide
In the early days of the 20th century, a British Newspaper offers a prize for the winner of a cross channel air race from London to Paris which brings flyers from all over the world. There are many sub-plots as the flyers jockey for position and the affections of various women
The pleasure garden : an illustrated history of British gardening by Anne Scott-James( Book )
19 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 485 libraries worldwide
First published in 1977, The Pleasure Garden is an entertaining and concise history of English gardening by husband and wife team Osbert Lancaster and Anne Scott-James. In a series of beautifully observed and witty cartoon illustrations Osbert Lancaster captures the essence of gardening styles from Roman times through to the twentieth-century patio. The accompanying text by Anne Scott-James explains the work of garden-makers and designers and the native and newly arrived plants they used
All done from memory by Osbert Lancaster( Book )
13 editions published between 1953 and 1963 in English and held by 431 libraries worldwide
Here, of all places by Osbert Lancaster( Book )
16 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in English and held by 414 libraries worldwide
An Oxford university chest by John Betjeman( Book )
14 editions published between 1938 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 391 libraries worldwide
A cartoon history of architecture by Osbert Lancaster( Book )
22 editions published between 1964 and 1983 in English and Japanese and held by 365 libraries worldwide
Homes sweet homes by Osbert Lancaster( Book )
27 editions published between 1939 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 273 libraries worldwide
There'll always be a Drayneflete by Osbert Lancaster( Book )
2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
La fille mal gardée by Ferdinand Hérold( visu )
18 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 244 libraries worldwide
"Lise, the only daughter of Simone, a widow and owner of a prosperous farm, is in love with Colas, a young farmer, but her mother has far more ambitious plans."--Program notes p. 9
The law and the profits by C. Northcote Parkinson( Book )
19 editions published between 1960 and 1975 in 4 languages and held by 202 libraries worldwide
The Littlehampton bequest by Osbert Lancaster( Book )
6 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Parkinson's law, and other studies in administration by C. Northcote Parkinson( Book )
37 editions published between 1957 and 2002 in English and German and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Satire
The Saracen's head; or, The reluctant crusader by Osbert Lancaster( Book )
8 editions published between 1948 and 1949 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Coppélia a ballet in three acts by Léo Delibes( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
The Royal Ballet performs de Valois's ballet Coppelia
Facades and faces by Osbert Lancaster( Book )
9 editions published between 1950 and 1951 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Classical landscape with figures by Osbert Lancaster( Book )
17 editions published between 1947 and 1975 in English and Swedish and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Two plays by Anthony Powell( Book )
6 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Progress at Pelvis Bay by Osbert Lancaster( Book )
9 editions published between 1936 and 1950 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
A satirical essay in architectural history
The alarms and excursions of Lady Littlehampton by Osbert Lancaster( Book )
2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names
Lancaster, O. 1908-1986
Lancaster, Osbert
Lancaster, Osbert 1908-
Lancaster, Osbert 1908-1986 Sir
Lancaster, Osbert, Sir, 1908-
Lancaster, Osbert, Sir, 1908-1986
Lancaster, Sir Osbert
Lankaster, O.
Osbert Lancaster
Osbert Lancaster Cartoonist
ランカスター, オズバード
Languages
English (289)
German (10)
Spanish (6)
Swedish (2)
French (1)
Japanese (1)
Hebrew (1)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.