WorldCat Identities

Devenish, Ross

Overview
Works: 103 works in 190 publications in 2 languages and 4,396 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television series  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Film adaptations  Television crime shows  Television programs  Fiction  Television melodramas 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
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Most widely held works by Ross Devenish
Bleak House by Charles Dickens( Visual )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At the court of Chancery, the Jarndyce and Jarndyce case grinds on for years with no end in sight. Entangled in the lawsuit are a growing number of innocent victims: Ada Clare and Richard Carstone, whose inheritance is gradually being devoured by legal costs; Esther Summerson, a child with mysterious parentage; and even Jo, the destitute little crossing-sweeper. As the case staggers onward, yet more people become embroiled in the furious legal battle, including the proud Lady Dedlock, who finds herself persecuted by the menacing lawyer Tulkinghorn, then hunted by the determined Inspector Bucket, one of the first detectives to appear in English literature. A savage, but often comic, indictment of a society that is rotten to the core ..."--Container
The mysterious affair at styles by Agatha Christie( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cavendish household is wrought with tendion due to the marriage of John's widowed mother to a suspicious younger man
Dalziel & Pascoe by Reginald Hill( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a politically incorrect veteran detective and his well-educated soft-spoken rookie partner as they solve crimes in Yorkshire
P.D. James' A certain justice( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the true meaning of justice when a brilliant, but widely unpopular, defense attorney is found stabbed to death, a barrister's wig on her head, and her body drenched in blood that is not her own
Dalziel & Pascoe by Warren Clarke( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Andy Dalziel is an idiosyncratic copper with a penetrating wit and questionable personal habits. Inspector Peter Pascoe is his cultured sidekick, a thoughtful 'New Man' with a degree in Social Sciences, a caring attitude and a sharp brain. When they threw together these contrasting characters, few thought their talents would gel and that, sharing a commitment to justice, they would forge an impressive crime-solving partnership, and a tentative friendship
Poirot( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He's the most-watched sleuth in the history of PBS's Mystery! David Suchet stars as the dapper, diminutive Belgian who solves the most serpentine cases with the sharpest of minds and the driest of wits
One, two, buckle my shoe( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular dentist is gunned down and a broken shoe buckle is the key to solving the murder
The Guest : an episode in the life of Eugène Marais by Athol Fugard( Book )

9 editions published in 1977 in English and Afrikaans and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A certain justice( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British woman lawyer is murdered soon after successfully defending her client who was on trial for murder. As he opens an investigation, Commander Dalgliesh of New Scotland Yard learns the man recently became engaged to the lawyer's daughter. Unfortunately his struggle to investigate and understand the shocking events cannot halt the spiral into more horrors, more murders
The Charles Dickens collection by Charles Dickens( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six movies based on Charles Dickens novels
Agatha Christie's Poirot( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ever-chivalrous Hercule Poirot is rewarded with more than just gratitude when he helps a woman alight from a cab outside his dentist's office. When the popular dentist is gunned down, a murderous chain of events ensues and a broken shoe buckle becomes the key to solving a deadly web of deception that only Poirot can also unravel
The Charles Dickens collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six movies based on Charles Dickens novels
A chip of glass ruby by Nadine Gordimer by Nadine Gordimer( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interview with South African author Nadine Gordimer, who describes her short story about an East Indian woman living in South Africa who is arrested for protesting the discriminatory laws, and the impact of her arrest on her family. The author ... comments on the role of writing in the social and political context of South Africa. Includes excerpts from the 1982 film adaptation, produced by Profile Productions and directed by Ross Devenish
Dalziel & Pascoe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De eigenzinnige politieman Andy Dalziel en zijn keurige assistent Peter Pascoe bestrijden de misdaad
Dalziel & Pascoe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De eigenzinnige politieman Andy Dalziel en zijn keurige assistent Peter Pascoe bestrijden de misdaad
Dalziel & Pascoe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De eigenzinnige politieman Andy Dalziel en zijn keurige assistent Peter Pascoe bestrijden de misdaad
Poirot( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De Belgische speurder Hercule Poirot lost ingewikkelde zaken op
Dalziel & Pascoe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De eigenzinnige politieman Andy Dalziel en zijn keurige assistent Peter Pascoe bestrijden de misdaad
Dalziel & Pascoe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following on from the events of the first series, straight-talking Yorkshire copper DS Andy Dalziel and his university-educated sidekick DI Peter Pascoe develop a mutual respect, despite their differences in personality and work ethics; theirs is a dynamic relationship that spurred on by an impressive crime-solving ability
Agatha Christie's Poirot by Agatha Christie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poirot investigates a thefts at a student hostel; a serial killer sends clues to Poirot; a rich older woman is poisoned and her much-younger husband is suspected
 
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Dalziel & Pascoe
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Ross Devenish filmregisseur uit Zuid-Afrika

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