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Simon, Henry W. (Henry William) 1901-1970

Overview
Works: 75 works in 190 publications in 2 languages and 8,640 library holdings
Genres: Stories, plots, etc  Discography  Drama  Thematic catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Music 
Roles: Editor, Commentator, Author of introduction
Classifications: M1507.S6, 782.13
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Publications about Henry W Simon
Publications by Henry W Simon
Publications by Henry W Simon, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Henry W Simon
A Treasury of Christmas songs and carols by Henry W Simon( score )
15 editions published between 1953 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,277 libraries worldwide
More than 100 favority Christmas carols and songs selected for small groups. They are divided into six sections: British and American carols, carols from foreign parts, Christmas hymns and chorales, especially for children, Christmas solo songs, and Christmas rounds and canons
The Victor book of the opera by Henry W Simon( Book )
9 editions published between 1915 and 1976 in English and held by 1,271 libraries worldwide
The historical background and act-by-act summaries of 120 operatic masterworks
A Treasury of grand opera by Henry W Simon( score )
9 editions published between 1946 and 1957 in 3 languages and held by 1,262 libraries worldwide
100 great operas and their stories by Henry W Simon( Book )
13 editions published between 1960 and 1989 in English and held by 929 libraries worldwide
Contains act-by-act descriptions of 100 operatic works ranging from the early seventeenth century to modern classics
A treasury of hymns : the best-loved hymns, carols, anthems, children's hymns, and gospel songs by Maria Leiper( score )
6 editions published between 1953 and 1968 in English and held by 669 libraries worldwide
A treasury of grand opera : stories, history, and music described in detail ( score )
2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 509 libraries worldwide
A treasury of Christmas songs and carols by Henry W Simon( Book )
13 editions published between 1955 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 426 libraries worldwide
A collection of over 100 Christmas songs and carols selected for small informal groups, with arrangements for easy piano sight reading. The collection includes traditional carols from many lands, selections by European composers, and collections of rounds, solos, and songs for children
Festival of opera by Henry W Simon( Book )
2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 356 libraries worldwide
Synopses, plots, and pertinent facts of over one hundred operas
A treasury of grand opera by Henry W Simon( Book )
6 editions published between 1946 and 1965 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
Five famous operas and their backgrounds by Helen L Kaufmann( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
Gives the plots of five operas and tells how they came to be written, the trials and tribulations of the first performances and how the public first received them
The pocket book of great operas by Henry W Simon( Book )
15 editions published between 1949 and 1962 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the stories of 22 immortal grand operas, plus a thematic guide and 19 full-page illustrations
Milton Cross' Favorite arias from the great operas ( score )
1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Preface to teaching by Henry W Simon( Book )
3 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
What is a teacher? by Henry W Simon( Book )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
A treasury of hymns : the best loved hymns, carols, anthems, children's hymns, and gospel songs by Maria Leiper( Book )
2 editions published between 1953 and 1968 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
The best-loved hymns, carols, anthems, children's hymns, and gospel songs
The complete sonnets, songs and poems of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )
3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Festival of opera by Henry W Simon( Book )
7 editions published between 1957 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Synopses, plots, and pertinent facts of over one hundred operas
An Audio visual history of music by Henry W Simon( visu )
3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Each part is devoted to one period in musical history. The narration introduces the major musical figures and developments of each period; the visuals consist of prints, paintings, charts, photographs, and other material contemporary with the period under discussion
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )
2 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's comedy about a creditor demanding a pound of flesh in payment of a defaulted debt and a lover who must choose among three caskets in a riddle game to win the hand of a wealthy lady
A treasury of grand opera : Don Giovanni, Lohengrin, La Traviata, Faust, Aida, Carmen, Pagliacci by Henry William Simon( Book )
4 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Simon, Henry William, 1901-1970
Languages
English (114)
French (3)
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