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Terrace, Vincent 1948-

Overview
Works: 94 works in 325 publications in 1 language and 11,884 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Encyclopedias  Television programs  Dictionaries  Radio programs  Trivia and miscellanea  Directories 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: PN1992.3.U5, 791.45750973
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Most widely held works by Vincent Terrace
The year in television, 2008 : a catalog of new and continuing series, miniseries, specials and TV movies by Vincent Terrace( )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This reference book covers all the first run entertainment programs broadcast over the airwaves and on cable from January 1 through December 31, 2008, including series, specials, miniseries, made-for-television movies, pilot films, Internet series and specialized series (those broadcast on gay and lesbian channels)"--Provided by publisher
The year in television, 2009 : a catalog of new and continuing series, miniseries, specials and TV movies by Vincent Terrace( )

7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Included are series, TV movies, aired pilots, specials, miniseries and Internet series. Alphabetically arranged entries provide casts, storylines, production credits, networks, broadcast dates, and excerpts from newspaper reviews. New to this volume is a listing of the highlights of the year and coverage of all the unaired pilots produced for the 2008-2009 season"--Provided by publisher
The complete encyclopedia of television programs, 1947-1979 by Vincent Terrace( Book )

9 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete encyclopedia of television programs, 1947-1976 by Vincent Terrace( Book )

11 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radio's golden years : the encyclopedia of radio programs, 1930-1960 by Vincent Terrace( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alphabetical compilation by title of 1,500 radio programs broadcast between 1930 and 1960
Encyclopedia of television shows, 1925 through 2007 by Vincent Terrace( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This work represents decades of research and television's entire history. While documentation regarding cast and personnel is now often found online, descriptions of the shows from authoritative sources are still not widely available. Terrace fills that gap with this work, which covers more than 9,350 shows and constitutes the most comprehensive documentation of TV series ever published"--Provided by publisher
Fifty years of television : a guide to series and pilots, 1937-1988 by Vincent Terrace( Book )

7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Information on over 4,800 programs broadcast between 1937 and 1988 with brief storyline description, cast list, air date, and running time."
Encyclopedia of television : series, pilots, and specials by Vincent Terrace( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radio programs, 1924-1984 : a catalog of over 1800 shows by Vincent Terrace( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television specials : 3,201 entertainment spectaculars, 1939-1993 by Vincent Terrace( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete actors' television credits, 1948-1988 by James Robert Parish( Book )

16 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actors' television credits by James Robert Parish( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television characters : 1,485 profiles, 1947-2004 by Vincent Terrace( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Detailed biographical information on more than 1,050 television characters who appeared on the small screen from 1947 through 2004 is provided in this exhaustive reference work. Arranged by the character's first name, each entry provides such information as full name of the character, year and place of birth, education, home address, marital status, jobs, and much more"--Provided by publisher
Television character and story facts : over 110,000 details from 1,008 shows, 1945-1992 by Vincent Terrace( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary listing of network and syndicated television programs which aired from September 1945 to December 1992. Includes information on the casts of the shows, history, plotlines, and soundtrack titles
Television introductions : narrated TV program openings since 1949 by Vincent Terrace( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the beginning of network television, many shows have been preceded by an opening announcement or a theme song that served various purposes. In Television Introductions: Narrated TV Program Openings, Vincent Terrace has assembled openings for more than 900 television shows of the past seven decades. The only documented history of narrated television program introductions, this volume is arranged by various types of programming, such as comedies, dramas, westerns, game shows, soap operas, and children's shows. In addition to quoting the opening material, entries include information about e
Television, 1970-1980 by Vincent Terrace( Book )

6 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radio program openings and closings, 1931-1972 by Vincent Terrace( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The openings and closings to radio programs of all types, from comedies (Blondie, The Jack Benny Program, Lum and Abner) to mysteries (Inner Sanctum Mysteries, The Black Chapel) to game shows (Can You Top This?, Truth or Consequences) to serials (Second Husband, Bachelor's Children) to crime dramas (The Falcon, Eno Crime Clues, The Green Hornet, Mr. and Mrs. North) to westerns (Gunsmoke, Wild Bill Hickok, Hawk Larabee) that were aired between 1931 and 1972, are included in this work." "Each entry has a brief introductory paragraph that provides information about the storyline, principal cast, sponsors and air dates. Commercials have been included if the programs were under regular sponsorship. Also included are an index and three appendices (sponsors, slogans and jingles, and World War II announcements)."--Jacket
Television series of the 1960s : essential facts and quirky details by Vincent Terrace( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cornucopia of information about 1960s television shows, from Adam 12 to The wild wild West. Terrace covers shows from all three major networks-- ABC, CBS, and NBC-- as well as select syndicated programs. From Mister Ed's social security number to the name of John Steed's pet dog, this is the ideal reference for even the most knowledgeable trivia expert
Encyclopedia of television subjects, themes and settings by Vincent Terrace( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This work traces specific topics from 1925 through the 2005-2006 season. Entries include themes as adolescence, adult film actresses, bars, espionage, gays, immigrants, lawyers, transsexuals and truckers. Locations like Canada, Hawaii, New York and Los Angeles. Each entry displays how television's treatment of subjects has changed over years. Each entry contains series, pilot, special and experimental program information"--Provided by publisher
Television series of the 1950s : essential facts and quirky details by Vincent Terrace( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Great TV Shows of the 1950s: Characters, Settings, and Other Essential Facts, Vincent Terrace presents readers with a cornucopia of information about 100 programs from the decade. Did you know, for example, that the middle initial of Dobie Gillis? friend Maynard G. Krebs, stood for Walter? Or that Ralph Kramden?s electric bill came to only 39 cents a month? Or that on I Love Lucy, Ricky originally performed at Manhattan?s Tropicana Club? These are but a few of the hundreds of fun and intriguing trivia facts contained within this volume. Shows from all four networks (ABC, CBS, NBC, and DuMont)?as well as select syndicated programs?are represented here" -- From Amazon.com
 
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The year in television, 2008 : a catalog of new and continuing series, miniseries, specials and TV movies
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The year in television, 2009 : a catalog of new and continuing series, miniseries, specials and TV moviesEncyclopedia of television shows, 1925 through 2007Radio programs, 1924-1984 : a catalog of over 1800 showsTelevision specials : 3,201 entertainment spectaculars, 1939-1993The complete actors' television credits, 1948-1988Television characters : 1,485 profiles, 1947-2004Radio program openings and closings, 1931-1972Encyclopedia of television subjects, themes and settings
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English (140)