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Launder, Frank

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Most widely held works by Frank Launder
The lady vanishes by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
96 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman on a train, enroute back to England from Switzerland, meets a charming older lady who promptly disappears. The other passengers deny ever having seen her, leading the young woman into a complex web of mystery and high adventure
Night train to Munich ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes viewers on a World War II era journey from Prague to England to the Swiss Alps, as Nazis pursue a Czech scientist and his daughter who are being aided by a debonair British undercover agent
Green for danger ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1946 and 2007 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A postman dies on the operating table at a rural English hospital, in the midst of the Nazi blitz. But was his death accidental?
The lady vanishes by Frank Launder ( Book )
9 editions published between 1938 and 1984 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" ... beautiful heiress Iris sets out on the return trip to London following a skiing holiday. Before she boards the train Iris sustains a blow to the head and is taken under the wing of kindly governess Miss Froy but when Iris wakes she finds to her surprise that Miss Froy has disappeared." [box cover note]
The belles of St. Trinian's by Frank Launder ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A farce set among the uninhibited pupils of an unorthodox school. A sultan sends his daughter to St. Trinian's because it is near his racehorse stables. One of the students kidnaps the sultan's prize mare and pandemonium ensues
The Happiest days of your life by Frank Launder ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comic broadside against the English educational system. This unrestrained romp tells of a boys' school and a girls' school accidentally billeted together and the inspired anarchy that results when the droll headmaster and the iron-willed headmistress clash
I see a dark stranger by Frank Launder ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Having grown up despising everything British, a young Birdie Quilty leaves her hometown hoping to join the IRA, but naively gets caught up with a Nazi spy. She is eventually helped to escape authorities by a British officer who has fallen in love with her
Endless night by Sidney Gilliat ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1972 and 2001 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wealthy heiress marries her mysterious and ambitious chauffeur. Searching for their "dream house," the couple moves into a country estate that is rumored to be cursed. But when murder begins to make itself at home, the stage is set for a stunning climax
Blue murder at St. Trinian's by Frank Launder ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The awful schoolgirls win a UNESCO prize trip which takes them to Rome where they become involved with a jewel thief
Crimen contra reloj; comedia en tres actos y un prólogo, el segundo dividido en dos cuadros by Frank Launder ( Book )
6 editions published in 1961 in Spanish and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Millions like us by Frank Launder ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fascinating film portrayal of life on the Home Front at the height of the Second World War
The pure hell of St Trinian's by Frank Launder ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some comely young women have just burnt down their school and shock the world by getting acquitted when hauled into the Old Bailey. It seems the judge is keen on them and besides, an unscrupulous shyster posing as a professor offers to rebuild the school. Instead, he takes the offenders on a bogus tour of Greece and once they are underway, he leads them to his real goal -- forced matrimony to the sons of an Arab sheik
The smallest show on earth by Basil Dearden ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy about a young couple who inherit a delapidated movie theater and must compete with a lavish movie theater next door
Captain Boycott ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1947 and 2005 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poor young farmer struggles against a cruel landlord
Meet a body : an improbable adventure in three acts by Frank Launder ( Book )
4 editions published between 1954 and 1955 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alarma en el expreso ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En un país cetroeuropeo, el tren transcontinental Express sufre un gran retraso debido al mal tiempo. Los pasajeros pernoctan en un pequeño hotel, donde Iris Henderson entabla conversación con una vieja institutriz nglesa, la Sra. Froy. Poco después de reanudar el viaje, Iris se da cuenta de la desaparición de la anciana, pero los demás pasajeros afirman que su amiga no existey que ella ha sufrido una alucinación
Seven sinners ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sparks fly when a Pinkerton agent and a beautiful investigator tangle with international saboteurs and each other in this witty Hitchcockian thriller
The great St. Trinian's train robbery by Frank Launder ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The monstrous St. Trinian's schoolgirls and headmistress Amber Spottiswood are on the move again, this time to Hamingwell Grange. But the Great Train Robbers have got there before them - and left over 2 million pounds hidden under the stage
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Alfred Hitchcock continues to be one of the best-known and most popular filmmakers of all time. This collection highlights some of the master's most memorable films"--Packaging
Geordie ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young Scottish boy turns to a mail-order body building course to increase his height and strength. His interest in body building and hammer throwing, lead him to represent Britain in the 1956 Olympic Games in Melbourne, Australia
 
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Launder Frank 1906-1997
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English (248)
Spanish (19)
Italian (2)
German (1)
French (1)
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