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John Luther Long

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

(b. Philadelphia, 1 Jan. 1861; d. Clifton Springs, NY, 31 Oct. 1927)

Playwright, lawyer and short-story writer. A successful adaptation by David Belasco of his Madame Butterfly...

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Long, John Luther

Arthur Groos.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights); Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 1116 words.

Long, John Luther (01 January 1855–31 October 1927), author and playwright, was born in Hanover, Pennsylvania, the son of Henry Long, a silversmith and merchant, and Sarah Dickinson...

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John Luther Long

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

(b. Philadelphia, 1 Jan. 1861; d. Clifton Springs, NY, 31 Oct. 1927)

Playwright, lawyer and short-story writer. A successful adaptation by David Belasco of his Madame Butterfly...

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Long, John Luther

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 56 words.

Born 1861; died 31 Oct. 1927

The Darling of the Gods; Madame Butterfly, 1898; Miss Cherry Blossom of Tokyo; The Fox Woman, 1900; The Prince of Illusion, 1901; Naughty...

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Long, John Luther (1861 - 1927), writer

Julian Budden.

in Grove Music Online

December 1992; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 224 words.

(b Hanover, pa, 1 Jan 1861; d Clifton Springs, ny, 31 Oct 1927). American writer. In 1897 his story Madame Butterfly appeared in the Century Magazine. Based partly on a true incident told...

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Long, John Luther (1 Jan. 1861)

Gerald Bordman.

in The Continuum Companion to Twentieth Century Theatre

January 2006; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 61 words.

(b. Philadelphia, 1 Jan. 1861; d. Clifton Springs, NY, 31 Oct. 1927)

Playwright, lawyer and

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Long, John Luther (1851–1927)

James D. Hart and Phillip W. Leininger.

in The Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1995; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 44 words.

(1851–1927),

author of novels, plays, and librettos, who collaborated with Belasco in dramatizing his short story Madame Butterfly

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Long, John Luther (1861–1927)

Gerald Bordman and Thomas S. Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to American Theatre

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 114 words.

Born in either Philadelphia or Hanover, Pennsylvania, he was a successful Philadelphia attorney who had published short stories before collaborating

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Darling of the Gods, The (1902)

Gerald Bordman and Thomas S. Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to American Theatre

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 404 words.

a play by David Belasco, John Luther Long. [Belasco Theatre, 182 perf.] Prince Saigon of Tosan

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Adrea (1905)

Gerald Bordman and Thomas S. Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to American Theatre

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 222 words.

a play by David Belasco, John Luther Long. [Belasco Theatre, 123 perf.] Adrea (Leslie Carter),

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<i>Madame Butterfly</i>

James D. Hart.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1986; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 80 words.

one-act tragedy (1900) by Belasco and John Luther Long (1851–1927), adapted from a story by Long...

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Madame Butterfly (1900)

Gerald Bordman and Thomas S. Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to American Theatre

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 211 words.

a one‐act play by David Belasco and John Luther Long. [Herald Square Theatre, 24 perf.] Cho‐Cho‐San (Blanche Bates),

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Madame Butterfly

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

(1900),

a one‐act play by David Belasco and John Luther Long. [Herald Square Theatre, 24 perf.] Cho‐Cho‐San (Blanche Bates), a geisha, falls in love with an American naval officer,...

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Adrea

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

(1905),

a play by David Belasco, John Luther Long. [Belasco Theatre, 123 perf.] Adrea (Leslie Carter), a 5th‐century princess on an Adriatic isle, has been passed over in the line...

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Darling of the Gods

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

(1902),

a play by David Belasco, John Luther Long. [Belasco Theatre, 182 perf.] Prince Saigon of Tosan (Charles Walcot) has invited the outlawed Prince Kara (Robert T. Haines) to a...

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Johannes von Staupitz’s Influence on Martin Luther

Franz Posset.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Religion

P ublished online August 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Christianity. 8164 words.

The impact of Johannes von Staupitz (c. 1468–1524) on Martin Luther can hardly be overestimated. Staupitz was elected vicar general of the reformed Augustinian Order in 1503. Between 1504...

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Staupitz and Luther

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Martin Luther

June 2017; p ublished online August 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 8161 words.

The impact of Johannes von Staupitz (c. 1468–1524) on Martin Luther can hardly be overestimated. Staupitz was elected vicar general of the reformed Augustinian Order in 1503. Between 1504...

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Madama Butterfly

Julian Budden.

in Grove Music Online

December 1992; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 2348 words.

Tragedia giapponese in two acts by giacomo Puccini to a libretto by giuseppe Giacosa and luigi Illica after david Belasco’s play Madame Butterfly, itself based on john luther...

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Works: Catechisms

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Martin Luther

June 2017; p ublished online August 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 9484 words.

The word “catechism” denotes instruction in the basic knowledge of Christianity. It is a Latin version of the term that the Greek Church Fathers employed when teaching converts before...

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Martin Luther’s Catechisms

Ninna Jørgensen.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Religion

P ublished online March 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Christianity. 9468 words.

The word “catechism” denotes instruction in the basic knowledge of Christianity. It is a Latin version of the term that the Greek Church Fathers employed when teaching converts before...

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Making Necessary Trouble

Brian Phillips.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

July 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 2458 words.

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