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The two Frank Thrings, Peter Fitzpatrick

Label
The two Frank Thrings
Title
The two Frank Thrings
Statement of responsibility
Peter Fitzpatrick
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
**WINNER of the National Biography Award 2013 (Australia)** They shared a name and their physical resemblance was startling. And, both Frank Thrings were huge figures in the landscape of 20th-century Australian theatre and film. But, in many ways, they could hardly have been more different. Frank Thring the father (1882-1936) began his career as a sideshow conjuror, and he wheeled, dealed, and occasionally married his way into becoming the legendary ""F.T.""--An impresario, speculator, and owner of Efftee Films, Australia's first 'talkies' studio. He built for himself an image of grand patria
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fitzpatrick, Peter
Dewey number
791.4302/80922
Index
index present
LC call number
PN3018.T49
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Biography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thring, Francis William
  • Thring, Frank
  • Actors
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Thring, Frank
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Actors
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Australia
Label
The two Frank Thrings, Peter Fitzpatrick
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
  • Includes flimography (pages 535-554)
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; CONTENTS; Acknowledgements; Author's Note; Part I: Frank the Father; Chapter 1: This Man's Father; Chapter 2: The Great Dexter; Chapter 3: The Operator; Chapter 4: The General Manager; Chapter 5: The Speculator; Chapter 6: The Impresario; Chapter 7: The Legacy; Photographs; Part II: Frank the Son; Chapter 8: The Succession; Chapter 9: He That Plays the Thring; Chapter 10: These Foolish Thrings; Chapter 11: Return of the Prodigal; Chapter 12: Frankly Thring; Chapter 13: A Thring of Shreds and Patches; Epilogue: My Father's Son; Appendix; Index
Control code
911266272
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st edition.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781921867248
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)911266272
Label
The two Frank Thrings, Peter Fitzpatrick
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
  • Includes flimography (pages 535-554)
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; CONTENTS; Acknowledgements; Author's Note; Part I: Frank the Father; Chapter 1: This Man's Father; Chapter 2: The Great Dexter; Chapter 3: The Operator; Chapter 4: The General Manager; Chapter 5: The Speculator; Chapter 6: The Impresario; Chapter 7: The Legacy; Photographs; Part II: Frank the Son; Chapter 8: The Succession; Chapter 9: He That Plays the Thring; Chapter 10: These Foolish Thrings; Chapter 11: Return of the Prodigal; Chapter 12: Frankly Thring; Chapter 13: A Thring of Shreds and Patches; Epilogue: My Father's Son; Appendix; Index
Control code
911266272
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st edition.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781921867248
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)911266272

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