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Time-Life Video

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Works: 2,358 works in 3,995 publications in 1 language and 66,834 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television plays  History  Television adaptations  Military history  Television programs  Excerpts  Film and video adaptations  Musical settings 
Roles: Distributor, Publisher
Classifications: PR3093, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Time-Life Video
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A presentation of Shakespeare's play Hamlet
Othello by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Othello appoints Cassio as his chief lieutenant, arousing the jealousy of Iago, who conspires to undo both of them. Iago tells Othello that Desdemona has an affair with Cassio. Othello strangles Desdemona before learning of Iago's evil, then kills himself
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Shakespeare's play entitled The merchant of Venice
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and held by 771 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
Macbeth by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this classic story of murder, witchcraft, and revenge, Macbeth, driven by overwhelming ambition and an unscrupulous wife murders the King of Scotland and claims the throne for himself. He begins a violent reign of terror and execution in a desperate attempt to maintain his power
The comedy of errors by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of William Shakespeare's farce about two pairs of twins involved in an elaborate series of mistaken identities
The Carol Burnett show ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Carol Burnett Show ran for 11 straight years. It was the ultimate variety show with music, acting, larger-than-life guest stars, and of course, comedy
Rome the ultimate empire ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
View the world of the mighty Roman Empire from a lonely outpost in the wilds of Scotland to the spectacles in the Colosseum. Hear their words, glimpse their pleasures, marvel at their military prowess and their quest for world domination that ultimately brought them down
Troilus & Cressida by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A television production of William Shakespeare's play
The tempest by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 527 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
The living planet a portrait of the earth by David Attenborough ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Host David Attenborough visits the great environmental regions of the planet to examine how plants and animals adapt to their surroundings and how otherwise unrelated organisms, molded by similar conditions, develop similar techniques for solving problems of survival
King Lear by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play King Lear
As you like it by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of William Shakespeare's play. This is a comedy about all kinds of love and the roles society sometimes forces us to play. Featuring some of Britain's most distinguished theatrical talent
Twelfth night by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play entitled Twelfth night
The Civil War by Ken Burns ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An epic documentary bringing life to America's most destructive - and defining - conflict. Here is the saga of celebrated generals and the ordinary soldiers. A heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one again
The two gentlemen of Verona by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of William Shakespeare's Two gentlemen of Verona, in which two good friends find themselves in love with Silvia, daughter of the Duke of Milan, who has promised her to another
Timon of Athens by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents Shakespeare's play about a noble Athenian who finds himself in financial difficulties and discovers that the friends who used to fawn on him now refuse to help him. Cursing mankind, Timon leaves Athens and settles in a cave where he finds buried treasure. He meets Alcibiades, a banished general, and finances an expedition against Athens. Alcibiades negotiates peace, but Timon dies alone in his cave
Love's labour's lost by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The King of Navarre and three of his lords vow to spend three years in study and not to see any women. But when the Princess of France arrives with her three ladies, the men break their vow and fall in love with them
Titus Andronicus by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Titus returns to Rome after a victory against the Goths, bringing as captives their queen Tamora and her sons, one of whom is sacrificed. Declared emperor through Titus's intercession, Saturninus claims Titus's daughter Lavinia as his wife. When Saturninus's brother Bassanius abducts Lavinia, Saturninus marries Tamora, who has sworn to avenge the death of her son. A series of atrocities of mutual revenge leads to a tragic end for nearly everyone
Antony & Cleopatra by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents William Shakespeare's tragedy about Antony, the once- heralded leader who becomes stupified with passion and degenerates into a fool
 
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