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Time-Life Television

Overview
Works: 658 works in 3,244 publications in 1 language and 67,699 library holdings
Genres: Television adaptations  Drama  Televised performances  Television plays  Nonfiction television programs  Film adaptations  Television comedies  Made-for-TV movies  Television programs  History 
Roles: prn, Producer
Classifications: PR3093, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Time-Life Television
 
Most widely held works by Time-Life Television
The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare( Visual )

52 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Shakespeare's play in which the marriage of two strong-minded people provides the spark for a comic confrontation between the sexes
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Visual )

76 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 1,926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hermia is promised to wed Demetrius, but she loves Lysander, who escapes with her to the forest. Demetrius follows them with Helena, who loves him. Oberon and Titania of the fairies are arguing. Oberon's servant Puck applies to various people a love-potion which creates a bizarre series of alliances and arguments, but all ends happily
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

79 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A play about power, assassination and revenge. Presents a broad range of historical personalities as complicated human beings in agonizing conflict with one another and themselves
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

73 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play about the tragic consequences of jealousy. Othello appoints Cassio as his chief lieutenant, arousing the jealousy of Iago, who conspires to undo them both. Iago tells Othello that his wife, the beautiful Desdemona, is having an affair with Cassio. Othello strangles Desdemona before learning of Iago's evil, and then kills himself in remorse
The tempest by William Shakespeare( Visual )

61 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 1,760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This play revolves around an enchanted island, an exiled duke, young lovers and a framework of conspiracy as they affected dramatic and emotional romances
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Visual )

50 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and held by 1,704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Shakespeare's comedy (a pastoral romance set in the Forest of Arden in medieval France) about all kinds of love--physical and intellectual, sentimental and cynical, enduring love between friends, and romantic love at first sight
The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

68 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and held by 1,681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play entitled The merchant of Venice
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

59 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 1,653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intending to divide his realm among his three daughters, the dictatorial Lear commands each give a testimony of her love. But after the gushing of malevolent Goneril and Regan, loyal Cordelia states: "I love your majesty according to my bond; nor more nor less." She is banished, and Lear's descent into madness begins
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

59 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 1,568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driven by ambition and an unscrupulous wife, Macbeth murders the King of Scotland and claims the throne for himself. Haunted by ghosts and vexed by witches, he and his wife descend into the depths of madness and paranoia as they crumble beneath the weight of their crimes
Antony & Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Visual )

77 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 1,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Shakespeare's famous play which explores the calamitous consequences of an overwhelming passion by telling the story of Antony, the once-heralded leader who becomes stupified with passion and degenerates into a fool, and the multi-faceted Cleopatra
The comedy of errors by William Shakespeare( Visual )

58 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 1,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Daltrey, lead singer of the band "The Who," stars in Shakespeare's shortest play, a farce about two pairs of twins involved in an elaborate series of mistaken identities, word for words as written by William Shakespeare
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

67 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,466 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
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare( Visual )

53 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Danish prince avenges the murder of his father, the king, by killing his uncle Claudius who murdered the king, usurped the throne, and married Hamlet's mother, Gertrude. Hamlet, considered the most complex of all Shakespeare's characters, examines the fundamental issues of justice, guilt, and death
The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Visual )

55 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir John Falstaff, knowing that Mrs. Ford and Mrs. Page control the money in their respective households, decides to seduce them, but they learn of his scheme and resolve to make a fool of him. A comic series of disguises and misadventures follows
Timon of Athens by William Shakespeare( Visual )

57 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the transformation of a noble Athenian from a reckless spendthrift to a mad misanthrope
Troilus & Cressida by William Shakespeare( Visual )

58 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents William Shakespeare's play about two lovers who mock love
Twelfth night by William Shakespeare( Visual )

72 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twins Sebastian and Viola are separated after a shipwreck and believe each other dead. Viola disguises herself as a page boy, Cesario, to work for Duke Orsino and falls in love with him, but he loves Olivia, who falls in love with Cesario. Seeing Sebastian one day, she mistakes him for Cesario and marries him. The confusion is cleared up when Viola and Sebastian meet again, and the Duke marries Viola. The subplot concerns the efforts of Sir Toby and Andrew to humble the presumptuous Malvolio
Titus Andronicus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

44 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Shakespeare's tragedy set in Roman times dealing with the revenge of Titus Andronicus for the atrocities committed against his family by Tamora, the captive queen of the Goths, and her faction
Love's labour's lost by William Shakespeare( Visual )

43 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play entitled Love's labour's lost
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( Visual )

53 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claudio and Hero are engaged, but the jealous Don John tries to thwart the wedding by denouncing Hero as unchaste. Meanwhile, Beatrice and Benedick, who scorn each other, become betrothed as a result of the schemes of their friends
 
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