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Robbins, Richard 1940-2012

Works: 87 works in 411 publications in 8 languages and 8,068 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Popular music  Musicals  Biographical films  Romance films  Historical films  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Composer, Author, Conductor, Arranger, Instrumentalist, Performer, Musician
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Richard Robbins
Publications by Richard Robbins
Publications by Richard Robbins, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Richard Robbins
Most widely held works by Richard Robbins
A room with a view by E. M Forster( visu )
27 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,446 libraries worldwide
Set in the early 1900's. "[The film] tells the story of the coming of age of Lucy Honeychurch (Helena Bonham-Carter). Longing to burst free from the repression of British upper class manners and mores, she must wrestle with her inner romantic longings to choose between the passionate George (Julian Sands) and the priggish but socially suitable Cecil (Daniel Day-Lewis)"--Container
Howards End by E. M Forster( visu )
21 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 1,417 libraries worldwide
Margaret and Helen Schlegel are sisters from a well-educated European family. A series of events brings them into a relationship with the very English Wilcox family. Both families also come into contact with Leonard Bast and his wife, a couple near the lowest tier of the rigid class system. Leonard's desire for cultural and intellectual status attracts the attention of Helen. Margaret must reconcile her independent spirit with her desire for companionship and a comfortable place in Edwardian society. Her moral strength is eventually able to resolve the tangle of opposites
Maurice by James Ivory( visu )
23 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 631 libraries worldwide
E.M. Forrester's story of two Edwardian-era Cambridge graduates that fall in love, but must abide by British society's strict norms regarding homosexuality
Heat and dust by James Ivory( visu )
14 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 403 libraries worldwide
In the 1970s, a woman travels to India to find the truth about her great-aunt, who left her British husband for an Indian prince in the 1930s
The Bostonians by James Ivory( visu )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Olive, a militant 19th century suffragette, takes on the education of a young girl with the gift of oratory. Olive hopes to use her gift for the feminist cause, but finds her student involved in a love triangle with Basil Ransom, a young lawyer from Mississippi, who is strongly opposed to the feminists in Boston
The Europeans by James Ivory( visu )
12 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
A sophisticated European brother and sister turn up unexpectedly on the doorstep of their staid American cousins. The fortune-hunting Eugenia and her high-spirited brother Felix turn this Puritan world upside down
Jefferson in Paris by James Ivory( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 296 libraries worldwide
In the mid-1780s, widower Thomas Jefferson replaces Benjamin Franklin as the U.S. representative to French regents Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette. He tries to resist the beautiful Mrs. Cosway. Also in Paris is Jefferson's daughter Patsy; when another daughter dies back in Virginia, Jefferson sends for his youngest, who brings along her slave, Sally Hemings, then 15, whom he also finds irresistible
Place Vendôme by Nicole Garcia( visu )
19 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 293 libraries worldwide
Derrière les somptueuses vitrines de la place Vendôme, un drame : Vincent Malivert, directeur d'une joaillerie de prestige, vient de mourir dans d'étranges circonstances. Accident, suicides, assassinat ? Marianne sa femme est brisée, rongée par l'alcool et la dépression depuis des années. Elle découvre dans le coffre secret de son mari sept magnifiques diamants. Des gens sont prêts à tout pour les retrouver
Le divorce by James Ivory( visu )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 288 libraries worldwide
When Isabel Walker receives word that her pregnant stepsister Roxy has been left by her philandering French husband, artist Charles-Henri de Persand, Isabel travels to Paris to offer her help and moral support. Together, the two young women hit the party scene, living it up with the locals and American expatriates. Eventually, Isabel unexpectedly begins an affair with a septuagenarian Frenchman
The ballad of the sad café by Simon Callow( visu )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and French and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Miss Amelia runs the town's only cafe and controls the locals through the careful distribution of her secretly brewed hooch. Her eccentric existence is threatned with the arrival of a dwarf who claims kinship and the reappearance of her rejected husband
Quartet by James Ivory( visu )
13 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 266 libraries worldwide
The quartet consists of novelist Marya Zelli, her Polish husband, Stephen, wealthy philanderer/artist H.J. Heidler and his wife, Lois. Though she has been indulgent of H.J.'s past indiscretions, Lois isn't keen on her husband carrying on an affair with Marya under their own roof. Meanwhile, Stephen sits in prison, jailed for his various petty thefts. Once Stephen is released, he learns about the triangle. When the dust settles, it is Marya who suffers the most
Jane Austen in Manhattan by James Ivory( visu )
8 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Venice: Short history of the city of Venice as seen through works of art and picturesque glimpses of the city at the time of filming. Director James Ivory's first film and Master's Thesis, completed at the USC film school
Surviving Picasso by James Ivory( visu )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 200 libraries worldwide
The world knew Pablo Picasso's passion for canvas, color, metal and ceramics, but little was known about his other passion--women. Told from the viewpoint of his longtime mistress and mother of his children, Francoise Gilot
The perfect murder by H. R. F Keating( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Inspector Ghote of the Bombay police pursues his most perplexing case: a savage attack has been perpetuated on a rich industrialist's private secretary. With the help of a visiting Swedish criminologist, Ghote edges closer to the truth and soon discovers he may not be dealing with murder at all, but something far more complex and profitable
Howards End original soundtrack recording by Richard Robbins( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 133 libraries worldwide
A room with a view original music composed by Richard Robbins by Richard Robbins( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 127 libraries worldwide
The golden bowl by James Ivory( visu )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and German and held by 122 libraries worldwide
A complex quadrangle develops when American millionaire collector Verer and his daughter Maggie innocently marry a pair of lovers, Charlotte and a charming but penniless Italian prince
The remains of the day by Richard Robbins( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Music from the motion picture
A dream come true by Becky Taylor( file )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Jefferson in Paris original film soundtrack ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
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Richard Robbins compositeur américain
Richard Robbins compositore statunitense
Richard Robbins US-amerikanischer Komponist
Robbins, R.
Robbins, Richard Stephen.
Robbins, Richard Stephen 1940-2012
ריצ'רד רובינס
ریچارد رابینز موسیقی‌دان، کارگردان، و آهنگساز آمریکایی
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