WorldCat Identities

Mortimer, Penelope 1918-1999

Overview
Works: 87 works in 391 publications in 9 languages and 7,439 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Drama  Psychological fiction  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Domestic fiction  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Author, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PR6063.O815, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Penelope Mortimer
 
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Most widely held works by Penelope Mortimer
The pumpkin eater by Penelope Mortimer( Book )

91 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of a woman four times married, her "teams" of children, and how, in crisis, she comes to terms with the ideal and the real
Queen Elizabeth, a portrait of the Queen Mother by Penelope Mortimer( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biografie van de Engelse koningin-moeder Elizabeth (geb. 1900), echtgenote van George VI
The handyman by Penelope Mortimer( Book )

17 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Na de plotselinge dood van haar echtgenoot moet een vrouw na 30 jaar huwelijk het hoofd zien te bieden aan de eenzaamheid
The home by Penelope Mortimer( Book )

17 editions published between 1971 and 1986 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My friend says it's bulletproof by Penelope Mortimer( Book )

28 editions published between 1967 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bunny Lake is missing by Otto Preminger( Visual )

10 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in English and French and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ann Lake goes to pick up her daughter, Bunny, at a London preschool but is told that they have no child registered by that name. The police can find no evidence that Bunny ever existed and wonder if the child was only a fantasy of Ann's
Saturday lunch with the Brownings; stories by Penelope Mortimer( Book )

16 editions published between 1960 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long distance by Penelope Mortimer( Book )

18 editions published between 1974 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen Mother : an alternative portrait of her life and times by Penelope Mortimer( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of a marriage( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Vita Sackville-West's tortured, public affair with novelist Violet Keppel. Though Vita and her husband, diplomat Harold Nicolson, knowingly cheated on each other throughout their 50-year marriage, it was her liaison with her childhood friend Violet that threatened the marriage. Frank and daring in its depiction of lesbian love, this release includes scenes cut from the original broadcast
Daddy's gone a-hunting by Penelope Mortimer( Book )

14 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A villa in summer by Penelope Mortimer( Book )

10 editions published between 1954 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bright prison by Penelope Mortimer( Book )

7 editions published between 1956 and 1957 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pumpkin eater( Visual )

11 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told in a series of episodic flashbacks, the film is the story of a British housewife's emotional breakdown in the face of impending middle age. Jo, a beautiful woman with many children from several marriages, has a comfortable and seemingly stable marriage to a famous writer. But her husband lusts after other women and Jo becomes painfully aware that she is defined by the trappings of her bourgeois existence. Her realization sends her into a spiral of depression and rage
Cave of ice by Penelope Mortimer( Book )

3 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A summer story by Piers Haggard( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in French and English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young lawyer from the city (Wilby) falls in love with a farm girl (Stubbs) while on a walking tour in Dartmoor at the turn of the century
The pumpkin eater( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told in a series of episodic flashbacks, the film is the story of a British housewife's emotional breakdown in the face of her third husband's infidelity. Jo, a beautiful woman with many children from several marriages, has a comfortable and seemingly stable marriage to a famous writer. But her husband lusts after other women and Jo becomes painfully aware that she is defined by the trappings of her bourgeois existence. Her realization sends her into a spiral of depression and rage
With love & lizards by John Mortimer( Book )

7 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About time too : 1940-1978 by Penelope Mortimer( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early tide to Wakapuaka : the district and its pioneers by Penelope Mortimer( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Queen Mother : an alternative portrait of her life and times
Alternative Names
Dimont, Penelope 1918-1999

Fletcher, Penelope 1918-1999

Mortimer, Penelope Ruth 1918-1999

Penelope Mortimer auteure, journaliste et biographe britannique

Penelope Mortimer britische Schriftstellerin, Drehbuchautorin, Filmkritikerin und Journalistin

Penelope Mortimer British journalist, biographer and novelist

Penelope Mortimer escritor de Reino Unido

Penelope Mortimer escritora británica

Penelope Mortimer schrijfster van Verenigd Koninkrijk

Penelope Mortimer scrittore di Regno Unito

Temple, Ann 1918-1999

Пенелопа Мортимер

بنيلوب مورتايمر، 1918-1999

پنه‌لوپه مورتیمر نویسنده و فیلمنامه‌نویس بریتانیایی

Languages
English (283)

French (5)

German (4)

Italian (3)

Spanish (3)

Dutch (3)

Danish (2)

Finnish (1)

Arabic (1)

Covers
Queen Mother : an alternative portrait of her life and timesPortrait of a marriageDaddy's gone a-huntingAbout time too : 1940-1978