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Fawcett, George 1860-1939

Overview
Works: 56 works in 91 publications in 2 languages and 1,594 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
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The Sheik Son of the Sheik by Film Preservation Associates( visu )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 479 libraries worldwide
The son of the Sheik: Valentino plays a dual role of father and son in this story of the young Ahmed, who falls in love with Yasmin, a dancing girl, but is then captured and tortured by renegades
The Garbo silents collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in No Linguistic Content and held by 441 libraries worldwide
Flesh and the devil: Best friends love the same woman and ultimately resort to a duel. The mysterious lady: Garbo plays an alluring Russian spy who falls in love with her "target." The temptress: An unhappy wife (Elena) falls in love with a Spanish engineer (Robledo). When it is revealed that Elena is not only married, but has also been the mistress of a banker (Fontenoy), Robledo returns to South America. Subsequently, Elena and her husband (the Marquis) also go to South America. Years later Robledo returns to Paris and runs into Elena who does not seem to recognize him. Elena has become a pathetic drunkard who is apparently beyond Robledo's help
The son of the sheik by E. M Hull( visu )
9 editions published between 1926 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 211 libraries worldwide
The son of a sheik is lured into a thieves' trap by a beautiful girl. When he escapes, he kidnaps the girl, they fall in love, and ride off into the sunset together
The wedding march by Erich Von Stroheim( visu )
2 editions published between 1927 and 1987 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Vienna 1914; Prince Nicki, the son of aristocrats falls in love with a poor girl whom he meets at a street parade. His parents are pushing him into marrying money. Von Stroheim uses a variant on the romantic triangle - two overlapping triangles formed by the two lovers Nicki and Mitzi, Cecelia the daughter of a wealthy manufacturer and Schani a brutish butcher. The larger story is the twilight of the ancient regime in a film of carefully balanced contrasts: innocence against sophistication, the lush decadence of the palace against the delicately romantic apple orchard, the refined sensibility of Nicki against the mindlessly violent Schani. The second part of the film, The Honeymoon, was not released except briefly in Europe and has now been lost
Tempest ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Markov, a peasant soldier, becomes an officer in the Imperial Russian Guard and falls in love with Princess Tamara. She scorns him and has him stripped of his rank and thrown into prison; Markov becomes an important Red official with the advent of the Revolution, saves Tamara from execution and together they escape from Russia
The merry widow by Franz Lehár( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
A showgirl is spurned by her lover, a prince, only to become the widow of a horrible baron. Now that she has money to attract suitors, the prince returns hoping to win her love back
The Sheik The son of the Sheik ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
The Sheik: Lady Diana resists the advances of her abductor, Sheik Ahmed but is then kidnapped by desert bandits; The son of the Sheik: Valentino plays a dual role of father and son in this story of the young Ahmed, who falls in love with Yasmin, a dancing girl, but is then captured and tortured by renegades
Love ( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
In the Russia of Czar Nicholas II, a respectable married woman and mother, Anna Karenina, falls in love with a dashing army officer, Count Vronsky, for whom she gives up everything, only to be cast aside. The ending of the American cut of this film differs from the ending of the European cut, and the disc contains only the American version
Hearts of the world ( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
A group of youngsters grow up in a peaceful French village in 1912. But war intrudes and peace is shattered. The German army invades and occupies the village, bringing both destruction and torture. The young people of the village resist, some successfully, others tragically, until French troops retake the town
True heart Susie the story of a plain girl ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
A minister marries an unfaithful flirt. When his wife dies, he turns to the girl who has always loved him. Griffith is in top form and Lillian Gish's performance is one of her best
Roswell, the naked truth revealed! ( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
The shocking story of the UFO crash and the recovery at Roswell, New Mexico in July, 1947. Includes interviews with eyewitnesses and experts in UFO research (Glenn Dennis, Jesse Marcel, jr., Walter Haut, Stanton Friedman, Robert Shirkey, George Fawcett) as well as extensive recreations of events
Tide of empire ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
"Hero wins ranch of girl's father but falls in love with her and gives her the deed. He leaves to hunt for gold. Girl's father commits suicide and girl seeks hero. Town is attacked by outlaws but repulsed by people of the town. Heroine's brother is wounded and sentenced to hang for forced part in attack but rescued by hero. They return to the ranch where he marries the girl"--Motion picture news booking guide, in Motion picture news, March 15, 1930, p. 106
El hijo del Caíd[ ( visu )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Amhed, el hijo de un jeque, se enamora de una bailarina a la que raptará y violará, para luego salvarla de una banda de renegados
The Tree House pattern blocks activity book B by Julian D'Angela( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A romance of happy valley by D. W Griffith( visu )
2 editions published between 1918 and 2010 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A young man leaves his Kentucky sweetheart to make his fortune in New York. A simple intimate story with Robert Harron and Lillian Gish playing roles similar to those they portray in Griffith's True Heart Susie
Fairbanks Fine Arts ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
In The Habit of happiness (37 min.), a happy rich young man turns from trying to cheer up homeless men to working on his girlfriend's grouchy father. In Manhattan madness (30 min.); a westerner's complaints about sissified New Yorkers lands him in an adventure
Blue eyes or brown? [A novel.] by George Fawcett( Book )
3 editions published between 1878 and 1879 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Burn 'em up Barnes ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Johnny Hines is racecar driver Burn 'Em Up Barnes, the speed-mad son of a millionaire manufacturer of high-powered motor cars. Barnes leaves home in search of his ability to be useful. Waylaid by a gang of crooks he is knocked unconscious, robbed, thrown in a boxcar and befriended by a band of hobos
Tree House Ontario math 3 by Julian D'Angela( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Thoughts in verse by George Fawcett( Book )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
 
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Spanish (6)
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