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Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

35 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 2,758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prince Hal" has ascended to the throne of England. He proceeds to assert his hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathers an army and embarks on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs--the bloody Battle of Agincourt--and forever change the face of Europe. King Henry V unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and in the end ensures the peace by marrying the French princess Katherine
Pride and prejudice, or, First impressions by Jane Austen( Visual )

68 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the lively, precocious and very eligible Bennet girls captures all the nuances of 19th century life among the English gentry, a society obsessed with profitable marriage contracts
Call the midwife by Vanessa Redgrave( Visual )

19 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season Two continues to follow Jenny and the other midwives as they deal with all the problems the neighborhood of Poplar has to throw at them. A fascinating portrayal of birth, life, death and a community on the brink of huge social change, Call the Midwife offers a gripping insight into a way of life that is so drastically different from how we live now
The complete Monty Python's flying circus by Monty Python (Comedy troupe)( Visual )

58 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 2,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These three episodes from the second season feature the hallmarks of Monty Python, surprise, silliness, men in drag and bizarre animation
Jane Eyre by Julian Amyes( Visual )

32 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in English and French and held by 2,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a wretched childhood as an orphan, Jane Eyre yearns for new experiences. Accepting a governess position at Thornfield Hall, she tutors a lively French girl. She soon finds herself falling in love with the intimidating owner of Thornfield; the dark and impassioned Mr Rochester. As Jane gradually wins his heart they seem set to become man and wife, only for the past to reveal itself in the most shocking way possible
Life by David Attenborough( Visual )

13 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 2,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years in the making, and filmed over 3000 days across every continent and in every habitat, see 130 incredible stories from frontiers of the natural world. Discover the glorious variety of life on Earth and the spectacular and extraordinary tactics animals and plants have developed to stay alive. This is evolution in action: individual creatures under extreme pressure to overcome challenges from adversaries and their environment
Why We Fight( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reflects the sharp divide that exists among the American people on why we are in Iraq. Also asks some pertinent questions about the economic necessities of war
Broadway : The American Musical( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary series chronicles the Broadway musical throughout the 20th century and explores the evolution of this uniquely American art form. By drawing on a wealth of archival news footage, lost and found television moments, original cast recordings, still photos, feature films, diaries, journals, intimate first-person accounts, dramatic re-creations, and interviews with many of the principals involved in creating the American musical, it offers the most comprehensive exploration of musical theater ever presented on television
Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice by Simon Langton( Visual )

6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Bennet is a strong-willed yet sensible young woman, the second of five sisters. She has a long-suffering but loving clerical father, and a scatterbrained mother anxious to marry them off as soon as possible--to wealthy young gentlemen. At a local ball, she encounters one such, Mr. Fitzwilliam Darcy, whom she finds arrogant, cold, and rude. Her older sister Jane falls in love with Darcy's best friend Mr. Bingley, while youngest sister Lydia flirts with anyone in a military uniform. Lizzie finds herself fighting off the attentions of the unctuous Mr. Collins and quite taken by the charming Mr. Wickham - who also happens to be an enemy of Mr. Darcy. However, as the characters succumb in many ways to pride and prejudice, Lizzie learns that not all is quite as it seems ... and that Mr. Darcy might not be so disagreeable after all
Lara Croft, Tomb Raider( Visual )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archaeologist and explorer extrodinaire Lara Croft journeys to a temple, in Greece, sunken underwater that leads to a sphere that contains the mythical Pandora's Box, only to have it stolen from her by Chen Lo, the leader of a Chinese crime syndicate, who's in league with a villain named Reiss who wants to use the Box as a doomsday weapon. Facing her greatest challenges yet, the intrepid tomb raider pursues Lo, in order to get her hands back on Pandora's Box, and fulfill the desire of the Queen
Lark Rise to Candleford by Flora Thompson( Visual )

25 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sees the arrival of a dashing and elegant stranger in Candleford. Rich, enterprising, worldly and without a wife, James Dowland is a successful businessman with a string of London hotels and has come to transform Candleford and bring it new prosperity. But not everyone welcomes his entrepreneurial efforts and it isn't long before he is sparring with the spirited yet suddenly flustered Dorcas
The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

59 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 1,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Shakespeare's play entitled The merchant of Venice
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Visual )

50 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play about devilish fairies, bedeviled lovers and tradesmen-actors. Plots intertwine as entangled love affairs, the comical performance of a "play within a play" by the tradesmen of Athens, and the antics in fairyland among King Oberon and his queen Titania produce a bizarre series of entanglements, but all ends happily
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

50 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Othello appoints Cassio as his chief lieutenant, arousing the jealosy of Iago, who conspires to undo them both. Iago tells Othello that his wife, the beautiful Desdemona, is having an affair with Cassio
Anne Frank remembered by Jon Blair( Visual )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 1,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features vintage newsreel footage, photographs and a rare home movie to look beyond the celebrated pages of Anne Frank's diary. Includes interviews with her friends, family and protector, Miep Gies
Call the midwife by Jennifer Worth( Visual )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moving, intimate, funny, and true-to-life look at the colorful stories of midwifery and families in East London in the '50s. Based on the bestselling memoirs of the late Jennifer Worth. When Jenny Lee first arrives in Poplar, she knows nothing about hardship, poverty, and life itself. But Jenny is brought up to speed fast once she joins a team of midwives who provide care to the poorest women
Ghosts of Rwanda( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through interviews with key government officials, diplomats, soldiers, and survivors, this documentary examines the state-sponsored genocide in Rwanda in 1994. Explores the reasons why the international community and the United States did not intervene as Hutu extremists killed some 800,000 Tutsis
Citizen King : 1963-1968( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story begins on the steps on the Lincoln Memorial in August 1963 when a 34-year-old preacher galvanized millions with his dream for an America free of racism. It comes to a bloody end almost five years later on a motel balcony in Memphis, Tennessee. In the years since those events unfolded, the man at the center, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., has become a mythic figure, a minister whose oratory is etched into the minds of millions of Americans, a civil rights activist whose words and image are more hotly contested, negotiated and sold than almost anyone else's in American history
Cranford by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cranford, in 1842, is a market town in northwest England. It is a place governed by etiquette, custom and above all, an intricate network of ladies. It seems that life has always been conducted according to their social rules. For spinsters Deborah Jenkyns, the arbiter of correctness, and Matty, her demurring sister, the town is a hub of intrigue. Handsome new doctor Frank Harrison has arrived from London; a retired Captain and his daughters move in across the street and preparations for Lady Ludlow's garden party are underway. The town has some secrets which are about to be revealed. But news comes that shakes the town: a railway line from Manchester is coming to Cranford
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

54 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's tragedy about two teenagers who fall in love, encounter opposition from their feuding families, and take their own lives
 
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Pride and prejudice, or, First impressionsJane Austen's Pride and Prejudice
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controlled identityBritish Broadcasting Company

B.B.C.

B.B.C. (British Broadcasting Corporation)

BBC

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BBC British Broadcasting Corporation

BBC British public service broadcaster

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Broadcasting Corporation

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Brytyjska Korporacja Radiofoniczna.

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Pride and prejudice, or, First impressionsJane EyreLifeWhy We FightJane Austen's Pride and PrejudiceLara Croft, Tomb RaiderLark Rise to CandlefordGhosts of RwandaCranford