Nesbitt, Cathleen 1888-1982
Most widely held works about Cathleen Nesbitt
Most widely held works by Cathleen Nesbitt
A little love & good company by Cathleen Nesbitt ( Book )
8 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 539 libraries worldwide
The actress recalls with wit and precision scenes from her childhood in Belfast, her experiences as an au pair in France and the start of her acting career in 1910.
The parent trap ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1961 and 1997 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
Two young girls discover, while at summer camp, that they are twin sisters separated shortly after birth. Now that they are reunited the girls launch a campaign to rekindle the romance between their estranged parents.
Separate tables ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
Explores the separate and interwoven dreams of a number of eccentric and lonely people in a rather gloomy, small hotel in the seaside town of Bournemouth, England. In one evening, four unhappy misfits will bare their innermost secrets and change each other's lives forever.
French connection II ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
Gene Hackman returns in the role of hard-hitting detective Popoeye Doyle who travels to Marseilles in prusuit of the heroin dealers who he hit, but failed to kill in New York.
Family plot ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
A phony psychic and a private eye search for a lost heir, getting mixed up in a diamond theft at the same time. This version has been digitally remastered.
Leo McCarey's An affair to remember ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
A handsome bachelor and a caberet singer meet on a luxury liner bound for New York. Although both are involved with other people, they fall in love. When the ship docks they agree to meet in six months, remaining apart as a test of their love. But a tragic accident keeps them from their rendevous and leaves their future uncertain.
Black widow ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Nancy Ordway is an aspiring writer hoping to make it big in New York at the expense of everyone around her, including Broadway producer Peter Denver, who reluctantly lets her use his apartment to work during the day. And when Peter's wife, Iris, comes home from a trip to find Nancy dead in the bathroom, the assigned detective, Lt. Bruce, soon realizes this assumed suicide is more likely a murder. Everyone Ordway knew is suddenly suspect while a series of flashbacks reveal the plan she was weaving to climb the social ladder.
Alfred Hitchcock's Family plot ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
In his final picture, Hitchcock weaves together suspense and humor in this tongue-in-cheek thriller about a wealthy woman who innocently hires a phony psychic to find her missing heir, a nephew given up for adoption. The psychic and her fellow con artist cross paths with another criminal couple who are involved in kidnapping for ransom. The unforgettable all-star cast contributes to an enthralling merry-go-round of mayhem, mystery and murder.
Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Professor Henry Higgins works to make a pretty flower girl into a young lady of society.
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1973 and 1996 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Dramatization starring Claire Bloom and Anthony Quayle, with supporting actors.
The little mermaid by H. C Andersen ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
The snow queen by H. C Andersen ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
After the Snow Queen kidnaps her friend Kai, Gerda embarks on a perilous and magical journey to search for him.
Conversation piece musical play in three acts by Noel Coward ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
An affair to remember ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
A singer falls in love with a wealthy bachelor on a luxury liner bound for New York, but an accident prevents their subsequent rendezvous.
Silas Marner by George Eliot ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
The author describes this work as 'intended to set in a strong light the remedial influences of pure, natural, human relations'. It is a story of a lonely, embittered and friendless loom weaver and the curious way his life is involved with the lives of Squire Cass and his sons Dunstan and Godfrey; Nancy Lammeter, and a foundling named Eppie.
The Peterkin papers by Lucretia P Hale ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
The Peterkins share one characteristic in common: they all do things the hard way.
The little lame prince by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
A young crippled prince must reclaim his kingdom from his evil uncle, with the help of a magic cape from his godmother.
Puss in boots and other fairy tales from around the world by Amabel Williams-Ellis ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Jason and the golden fleece by Nathaniel Hawthorne ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
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Nesbitt, Kathleen, 1888-1982