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Taylor, Don 1936-2003

Overview
Works: 61 works in 250 publications in 1 language and 6,499 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Fiction  History  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Historical television programs  Dystopian films 
Roles: Author, Translator, Director, Designer, Librettist, Scenarist, Performer, Lyricist
Classifications: PA4414.O7, 882.01
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Publications about Don Taylor
Publications by Don Taylor
Publications by Don Taylor, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Don Taylor
     
Most widely held works by Don Taylor
The two gentlemen of Verona by William Shakespeare( visu )
49 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,225 libraries worldwide
Close friends Valentine and Proteus become rivals for the hand of Silvia, daughter of the Duke of Milan, who has promised her to the foolish coward Thurio. Proteus has Valentine banished, but Silvia escapes to the forest to join him. Proteus follows, with Julia who dotes on him. After a confrontation, the Duke eventually allows Valentine and Silvia to wed, and Proteus marries Julia
Directing plays by Don Taylor( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Escape from the planet of the apes by Don Taylor( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 237 libraries worldwide
In this third Planet of the apes film, two intelligent simians from the future, Cornelius and Zira travel to present-day Earth. They become instant sensations, wined and dined and treated like celebrities -- until a high-level plot forces them to run for their lives
The war plays : Iphigenia at Aulis, the women of Troy, Helen by Euripides( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Oedipus tyrannus; a new translation. Passages from ancient authors. Religion and psychology: some studies. Criticism by Sophocles( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Since it was first performed in Athens in the 420s BC, Oedipus the King has been widely regarded as Sophocles' greatest tragedy and one of the foundation stones of Western drama. Don Taylor's translation, accurate yet poetic, was made for a BBC TV production of the Theban plays in 1986, which he also directed
The Theban plays ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Bearer of an almost unspeakable, immutable fate, Oedipus yet feels himself a man chosen--that is, favored--by the gods. Now an old man, blind and outcast, Oedipus wanders through Greece guided by his daughter Antigone until he comes to Colonus, where he knows he will die. This second play of the Oedipus saga finds Oedipus railing against the indignities of old age, possibly reflecting the authors own sentiments, as Sophocles was nearly 90 at the time of its composition
The roses of Eyam : a play by Don Taylor( Book )
6 editions published between 1976 and 1996 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Iphigenia at Aulis by Euripides( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Women of Troy by Euripides( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
The plays in the "Drama Classics" series conform as set texts for the AQA and AS level courses up to 2004. Each of the world class pieces is introduced by an expert and the books are very compact and portable
Antigone by Sophocles( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
The story of one sister's loyalty to both her brothers, regardless of their acts or opposing political beliefs, 'Antigone' is one of the most consistently popular plays in the history of drama. This translation, by Don Taylor, was commissioned by the BBC, and was first broadcast in autumn, 1986
The exorcism : a play by Don Taylor( Book )
4 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 47 libraries worldwide
The famous history of the life of King Henry the Eight by William Shakespeare( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of William Shakespeare's historical play, which tells of the intrigues during the first part of Henry's reign, his divorce from Katharine of Aragon, and marriage to Anne Bullen, who gives birth to a baby girl, Elizabeth
A long march to Jerusalem : a play by Don Taylor( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
When the barbarians came by Don Taylor( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Don Taylor British director and playwright
Don Taylor englischer Theaterregisseur, Dramaturg, Schriftsteller.& Produzent
Don Taylor englischer Theaterregisseur, Dramaturg, Schriftsteller.& Produzent
Taylor, Donald 1936-2003
Taylor Donald Victor 1936-2003
Дон Тейлор
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English (86)
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