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Donnelly, Donal

Overview
Works: 35 works in 49 publications in 1 language and 3,351 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Gangster films  Film adaptations  Crime films  Film noir  History  Domestic fiction  Dictionaries  Subculture films 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997,
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Publications about Donal Donnelly
Publications by Donal Donnelly
Publications by Donal Donnelly, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Donal Donnelly
The Godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 830 libraries worldwide
The Corleone Family nearly falls from power in America but rises to observe the passage of rites from father to son. There is a balance between family life and the ugly business of crime in which they are engaged
Philosophical dictionary by Voltaire( file )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 720 libraries worldwide
Presents an unabridged narration of Voltaire's Philosophical dictionary. Includes wise and witty entries on subjects as diverse as atheism and kissing
Dubliners by James Joyce( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
The fifteen stories that roam over a human landscape that stretches from the bleakest of despair to the most blinding of epiphanies
A portrait of the artist as a young man by James Joyce( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Joyce's semi-autobiographical chronicle of Stephen Dedalus' passage from university student to "independent" artist is at once a richly detailed, amusing, and moving coming-of-age story, a tour de force of style and technique, and a profound examination of the Irish psyche and society.--
How the Irish saved civilization by Thomas Cahill( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
Internationally-acclaimed historian Cahill paints an accessible and revealing portrait of medieval times. As Europe reaches intellectual stagnation and decline, ireland bursts forth as a vigorous haven of scholarship
The knack-- and how to get it by Richard Lester( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Set in swinging London of the 1960s, a young man has a special style with the ladies, and his friend simply wants to learn the secret. Things become more complicated as they vie for an innocent country girl
Candide by Voltaire( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Candide's belief that this is the best of all possible worlds is tested when he ventures out into the world to see for himself
Ulysses by James Joyce( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
James Joyce pays homate to Homer's Odyssey, drawing on many of the Greek poet's themes with this eighteen-part novel. Set in 1922 Ireland, when the city of Dublin was rife with social unrest and radical nationalism. Ulysses chronicles a day int he life of Leopold Bloom as he navigates the city on his usual routine. However, his disdain for violence, indifference for Irish independence, and his embitterment for his adulterous wife leave Bloom in a series of predicaments
James Marshall's favorite fairy tales by James Marshall( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Contains four stories by James Marshall, including "Red Riding Hood," "Goldilocks and the Three Bears," "The Three Little Pigs," and "Hansel and Gretel," and features a fifth story by Barbara Karlin "Cinderella."
The dead by John Huston( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Details a Christmas dinner at the house of three spinster musician sisters in 1904 Dublin, attended by friends and family. Among the visitors are the sisters' nephew Gabriel Conroy and his wife Gretta. The evening's reminiscences bring up melancholy memories for Gretta about her first, long-lost love when she was a girl in rural Galway. Her recounting of this tragic love to Gabriel brings him to an epiphany: he learns the difference between mere existence and living
Poseidon's gold by Lindsey Davis( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
On his return from a six-month mission to the German legions, Falco has just three days to prove he is not a murderer, to trace the real suspect, amass evidence, and win a fortune
The last wolf of Ireland by Elona Malterre( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Despite the frightening stories they've heard about wolves, a boy and a girl, living in Ireland in the 1780's, attempt to defy authority and save the last wolf left in the country
Love & rage ( visu )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Agnes McDonnell is a tough, independent, country gentlewoman living alone on a large estate off the west coast of Ireland at the end of the 19th century. James Lynchehaun, a peasant from out of town, uses his charm and handsome magnetism to allure her into employing him as manager of the estate. Attracted to him, Agnes agrees, but soon discovers his true intentions are more devious, as well as malicious
The rising of the moon ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Three stories center on the anarchic tendency of the Irish to resist any kind of externally applied order. In the first story, an old man is marched off to jail for assaulting a seller of bad whisky; in the second, the passengers of a train gleefully sabotage the official timetable; in the third ('1921') a policeman lets a revolutionary escape during 'the troubles'
The mind of Mr. Soames ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
"This fascinating sci-fi thriller prefigures the rise of reality television and modern day questions of medical ethics, as the progress of a recently awakened coma victim is nationally televised. John Soames (Terence Stamp) has been surgically awakened by the neurosurgeon Michael Bergen (Robert Vaughn), and then goes through a rigorous training program to cram thirty years of education and experience into a few weeks' time. Will this experiment prove successful or will Soames' accelerated education neglect the essentials of true maturity?"--Container
16th & 17th century British poets ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Presents readings of English poetry from the sixteenth to the seventeenth centuries
The apology by Plato( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
The speech made by Socrates, as related by Plato, in answer to the charge of impiety that was brought against him
Here comes the cat! Skiluda idet kot! by Frank Asch( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Cat's arrival causes excitement among residents of a mouse settlement
The Venetian twins by Carlo Goldoni( visu )
in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
In this physical/situation comedy the stock character types of the servant, buffoon, young lover, meddling father, & pompous peasant are all maintained in their traditional costume (as is done in the Comedia dellÁrte) but their masks have been eliminated. The plot's basic theme being that of "mistaken identity" takes on an aura of gaiety so that the viewer is advised to forget reality and surrender to the comic spirit of the play
Red Riding Hood by James Marshall( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Retells the adventures of a little girl who meets a wolf in the forest on her way to visit her grandmother
 
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Alternative Names
Donal Donnelly acteur irlandais
Donal Donnelly attore irlandese
Donal Donnelly Brits acteur
Donal Donnelly englisch-irischer Schauspieler
Donal Donnelly Irish theatre and film actor
Donnelly Donald 1931-2010
Донал Доннелли
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English (32)
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