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Baxter, Les 1922-1996

Overview
Works: 788 works in 1,098 publications in 6 languages and 5,062 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Music  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Composer, Conductor, Arranger, Vocalist, Singer, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
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Publications about Les Baxter
Publications by Les Baxter
Publications by Les Baxter, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Les Baxter
 
Most widely held works by Les Baxter
House of Usher the pit and the pendulum ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
The pit and the pendulum: A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret in her Spanish husband's castle
Edgar Allan Poe's House of Usher ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 346 libraries worldwide
Story of the last member of the Usher family who is obsessed by generations of evil as he prepares to meet his death
Voice of the Xtabay by Yma Sumac( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 1950 and 1996 in 6 languages and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Pit and the pendulum by Roger Corman( visu )
12 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 259 libraries worldwide
A young Englishman visits a forbidding Spanish castle to investigate his sister's mysterious death and uncovers a sinister plot by his sister's husband to bury her alive
Elf music from the major motion picture ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
1953 ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1989 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Muscle beach party ( visu )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Ski party: Two would-be snow studs go undercover as a couple of snow bunnies to find out what girls want from men. Will these cross-dressing cross-country skiers get what they want-- or just discover that some like it cold?
1956 ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
The comedy of terrors The raven ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Raven: Based on the poem by Edgar Allan Poe. Craven is visited one night by a talking raven and learns that it is really his fellow magician, Dr. Bedlo, who has been transformed into a bird by the evil Scarabus. The raven further unravels the devious scheme of Craven's wife, who has tricked her husband into believing her dead so she could desert him for the comforts of Scarabus' wealth and power
Mondo exotica ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Beach party ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Side B. : A British recording star sets up headquarters on the beach and a grumpy newspaper publisher seeks to oust the kids from their beach area
Tales of terror The pit and the pendulum ; The raven by Roger Corman( visu )
8 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Tales of terror: Three stories adapted from the works of Edgar Allan Poe. In "Morella," a dying young woman tries to reconcile with her father, who has always blamed her for her mother's death during childbirth. In "The black cat," a man discovers his wife's affair and takes steps to remove his rival, only to have his wife's black cat reveal his evil deed. And In "The facts in the case of M. Valdemar," the dying M. Valdemar employs a hypnotist to put him in a trance and winds up stuck between the world of the living and the dead, under the control of the hypnotist. The pit and the pendulum: A young Englishman visits a forbidding Spanish castle to investigate his sister's mysterious death and uncovers a sinister plot by his sister's husband to bury her alive. The raven: A former sorcerer learns from a colleague that his dead wife is alive and living at the castle of a rival wizard
In short supply : a critical analysis of world resources ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
How to stuff a wild bikini ( visu )
3 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
It's more beach party fun with one of the most popular films from the 1960s. When Frankie goes on reserve duty, he becomes threatened that Dwayne will steal Dee Dee away from him. In order to prevent this, he sends Cassandra, a beautiful woman, to distract Dwayne. Things soon erupt, however, as Cassandra's mere appearance turns the whole beach town upside down. Comedy greats Buster Keaton and Mickey Rooney have cameos
Cocktail capers ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Space-capades [atomic-age audities and hi-fi hi-jinks!] ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Baxter's best by Les Baxter( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1960 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Residential networks by Les Baxter( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
The Dunwich horror ( visu )
2 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in Spanish and English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Una mujer medio loca trae al mundo a dos gemelos. Uno de ellos es casi humano
Ultra-Lounge. a bachelor in Paris ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Baxter, Leslie.
Baxter, Leslie, 1922-1996
Casanova, 1922-1996
Lex Baxter
Lez Baxter
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