WorldCat Identities

Swift, Clive

Overview
Works: 124 works in 250 publications in 3 languages and 9,264 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television comedies  Film adaptations  Television plays  History  Fiction  Biography  Television programs  Television adaptations  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Clive Swift
William Shakespeare's All's well that ends well by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The young and virtuous physician's daughter Helena desperately loves Count Bertram, but he regards her as beneath his notice"--Container
William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The noble Veronese houses of Montague and Capulet are locked in a bitter feud. When Romeo, a Montague, and Juliet, a Capulet, fall in love they are swept up in a series of violent events and cruel twists of fortune"--Container
Othello by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trevor Nunn's staging of Othello was the unrivalled hit of the season when first performed by the Royal Shakespeare Company
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the gentle streets of fair Verona, a clash of servants between the warring Montagues and Capulets sets the wheels of fate in motion. At a masked ball, the lovelorn Romeo spies the beautiful Juliet and the two soon fall madly in love, only to feel despair once their true identities are revealed. Matters worsen when Romeo slays Tybalt, a nephew of the Capulets, and is banished from the city. Only the intervention of a loyal friar and nurse can right the course of true love. But a rush to judgment spells the end of the young lovers' earthly union
The Pickwick papers by Charles Dickens ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr Samuel Pickwick and his three friends travel through the English countryside seeking all forms of adventure and getting into trouble where ever possible. Program bonus, Simon Callow (as Charles Dickens) reads from the breach of promise court scene
Aristocrats ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paints an intimate portrait of the 18th-century upper-class life in England and Ireland through the eyes of four beautiful high-born sisters. Well-educated, strong-minded, and distinctly individual, they take charge of their own lives, tempting scandal with their unconventional ideas about love, marriage, education, and fidelity
Keeping up appearances ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Social climber Hyacinth Bucket (pronounced Bouquet) puts her best foot forward in this high-class comedy. She performs selfless acts of charity for the lower classes (her sisters), doles out invaluable advice to her husband Richard, acts the part of adoring eldest daughter to her incapacitated Daddy, and still finds time to keep the neighbors on edge with her morning coffees and candlelight dinner parties
Roy Clarke's Keeping up appearances ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Social climber Hyacinth Bucket (pronounced ̥Bouquet,́ of course!) puts her best foot forward in this high-class comedy. In A very merry Hyacinth, Hyacinth roars into the Christmas season and eventually ends up kissing a most unexpected partner under the mistletoe. In Sea fever, Hyacinth and Richard go on a holiday cruise on the QE2. In Angel Gabriel blue, Hyacinth is busy planning a new kitchen while trying to deal with the fact that someone who isńt Daddy has been found in Daddyś bed. In Historical pageant, Hyacinth organizes a local pageant called "Our Town in the Civil War."
Roy Clarke's Keeping up appearances ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Social climber Hyacinth Bucket (pronounced 'Bouquet, ' of course!) puts her best foot forward in this high-class comedy. She performs selfless acts of charity for the lower classes (her sisters), doles out invaluable advice to her husband Richard, acts the part of adoring eldest daughter to her incapacitated Daddy, and still finds time to keep the neighbors on edge with her morning coffees and candlelight dinner parties
Roy Clarke's Keeping up appearances ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Social climber Hyacinth Bucket (pronounced 'Bouquet, ' of course!) puts her best foot forward in this high-class comedy. In A strange man, Hyacinth is appalled when she sees a strange man next door at Elizabeth's after he has obviously spent the night there. In Driving Mrs. Fortescue, Hyacinth is thrilled to be asked for a ride by the wealthy Mrs. Fortescue. In Candlelight supper, Hyacinth plans one of her famous candlelight suppers to impress Emmet, head of the local amateur operatic society with her vocal talents. In Golfing with the major, Hyacinth decides that she and husband Richard should have a weekend of golf so that they can keep up with the major. In The googley-eyed registrar, Hyacinth is put in her place by a chance run-in with the imposing registrar
William Shakespeare's The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dissolute Sir John Falstaff plans to seduce Mistress Ford and Mistress Page, two "Merry wives of Windsor", thereby gaining access to their husbands' wealth
Roy Clarke's Keeping up appearances ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Social climber Hyacinth Bucket (pronounced 'Bouquet,' of course!) puts her best foot forward in this high-class comedy. She performs selfless acts of charity for the lower classes (her sisters), doles out invaluable advice to her husband Richard, acts the part of adoring eldest daughter to her incapacitated Daddy, and still finds time to keep the neighbors on edge with her morning coffees and candlelight dinner parties
Keeping up appearances ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hyacinth remains busy entertaining the neighbors, tidying up her unruly family and fawning over her dear Daddy, yet still finds the time to enhance husband Richard's untimely retirement
Keeping up appearances ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hyacinth remains busy entertaining the neighbors, tidying up her unruly family and fawning over her dear Daddy, yet still finds the time to exercise her singing skills and hold fetes for the candlelight supper set while imbuing her gracious entertaining skills in others
Keeping up appearances ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hyacinth remains busy entertaining the neighbors, tidying up her unruly family and fawning over her dear Daddy, yet still finds the time to search for the perfect little rural retreat, much to Richard's chargin
Keeping up appearances ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unstoppable upper-crust hostess Hyacinth Bucket ("Bouquet," but of course!) is back for the fifth season of this hilariously classy comedy of manners. Hyacinth remains busy entertaininmg the neighbors, tidying up her unruly family and fawning over her dear Daddy, yet still finds the time to drag ever-suffering Richard on waterfront jaunts and countryside excursions
The Noël Coward collection ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Noël Coward is the definitive playwright of the early 20th century, contributing a robust repertoire of brilliant material. Playwright, actor, composer, and irrepressible socialite, Coward charmed high society in both London and New York during his heyday, and his work continues to charm audiences today with its urbane wit, sly humor and distinctive style
Roy Clarke's Keeping up appearances ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tireless social climber Hyacinth Bucket returns for the final 3 seasons of this hilariously classy comedy. This 4 disc set includes the complete third, fourth and fifth seasons, as well as 9 episodes never before released
The silent world of Nicholas Quinn ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse is called in to investigate one of the most puzzling murder cases yet. Someone is selling examination secrets at Oxford and making a killing in more ways than one. Nicholas Quinn is the hard-of-hearing member of an examinations board until one day he is found dead at home. Can Morse match up the clues with the killer?--Container
Frenzy by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in German and English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Necktie Murderer has the London police on red alert and an innocent man is on a desperate quest to find the real sex criminal and clear his name. Alternating heart-pounding tension with distinctive Hitchcock humor, Frenzy marked the Master of Suspense's return to his native England after almost 20 years
 
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Languages
English (87)
German (1)
Japanese (1)
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