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Pasco, Richard

Works: 204 works in 604 publications in 3 languages and 10,039 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  History  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Historical films  Made-for-TV movies  Television plays  Melodrama  Filmed plays 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Singer, Other, Author, Costume designer, Speaker
Classifications: PR5397, 823.8
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Richard Pasco
Most widely held works by Richard Pasco
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

100 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,192 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
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Visual )

69 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play, a pastoral romance set in the Forest of Arden in medieval France
Mrs. Brown by John Madden( Visual )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1860s, Queen Victoria has mourned her husband, Albert, for four years. In Windsor Castle, away from London and public life, she comes out of her shell by becoming friends with her husband's trusted Highland horseman, John Brown, who refuses to coddle her. An unusual relationship develops between the two - much to the consternation of everyone else
Playing Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in nine intensive acting workshops, demonstrating how the Company makes Shakespeare's classic plays accessible to modern audiences without compromising the text's integrity
Sorrell and son( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen Sorrell, a decorated British army officer, returns home after the First World War to face unemployment, poverty and his wife's desertion. Determined to educate his son as a gentleman, Sorrell is forced to accept exhausting and demeaning jobs to provide him with the best possibilities for a brighter future
Royal Shakespeare Company Richard II excerpts( Visual )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excerpts of performances from the 1974 Royal Shakespeare Company production, featuring Ian Richardson and Richard Pasco
Birds, beasts & flowers : a programme of poetry, prose & music by Grace( )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1992 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic works of William Shakespeare( Visual )

in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of five of Shakespeare's tragic plays, featuring some of Britain's most distinguished actors and directors
The dramatic works of William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of five of Shakespeare's comic plays, featuring some of Britain's most distinguished actors and directors
A tale of two cities by Charles Dickens( Recording )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early days of the French Revolution, a young Englishman determines to do the utmost to save the husband of the woman he loves from the guillotine
Classic ghost stories by Charles Dickens( )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scary and dark, these stories will make you want to pull the covers up that little bit higher ... You may need to locate the nearest duvet before you start to listen to this truly 'haunting' collection, as you are going to need it for hiding under as you listen to terrifying stories of rats and ghouls, amongst other dastardly creatures of the night ... be prepared to be scared!
Ghosts by Henrik Ibsen( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For years, Mrs. Alving has, for appearance's sake, endured a loveless marriage to a dissolute and drunken man. She even sent her only son away from home so that he would not be corrupted by his father. But despite (or, ironically, perhaps because of) her efforts, the ghosts of the past and resurrected as her son reappears, the obvious heir to his father's sins and excesses
Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( Recording )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Obsessed with creating life itself, Victor Frankenstein plunders graveyards for the material to fashion a new being, which he shocks into life with electricity. But his botched creature, rejected by Frankenstein and denied human companionship, sets out to destroy his maker and all that he holds dear
Les illuminations ; Serenade ; Nocturne, Noye's fludde by Benjamin Britten( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic vampire short stories by Bram Stoker( )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All things supernatural and vampiric appear in these 5 stories on the theme of blood and horror. Richard Pasco reads with spine-chilling brilliance. This chiling selection of 'vampyre' short stories makes no apology for its broad interpretation of the genre. The stories range from the traditional blooksuckers -- the undead who sustain a deadly existence by preying on the life-blood of the living -- like Bram Stoker's seminal Dracula's guest and E.F. Benson's Mrs. Amworth -- to others rich in vampire imagery, as in Poe's gothic tale, Ligeia, in which a dead woman takes possession of a living soul, the story of the dreadful appetites of Hoffman's Aurelia and Rudyard Kipling's The mark of the beast in which a deadly bite revenges a desecrated Indian God with fearful consequences. A ghoulish pot-pourri of vampirism and horror from classic story-tellers of the genre
Classic ghost stories by Bram Stoker( Recording )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Amongst the many terrifying tales are: Rudyard Kipling writing about his own true ghost and Bram Stoker, the author of Dracula, with a story about rats. The unconventional 'wit' Saki, best-known for his social comedies, also makes an appearance with a very unusual werewolf story"--Container
Playing Shakespeare with the Royal Shakespeare Company( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rehearsing the text: Without stage blocking, Barton and four actors explore Shakespeare's verse as they would in rehearsal, using a scene from Twelfth Night
Number 10 by Mark Rothko( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Open Britain's most famous door for a glimpse at the personal affairs that have unfolded over the centuries inside Number 10 Downing Street. Spanning the Napoleonic era to the 1920s, each episode tells the story of a great public statesman, and of the private individual whose passions, hopes, and fears played out within the narrow confines of Number 10"--Container
A Bunyan sequence : from the pilgrim's progress by Ralph Vaughan Williams( Recording )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Greeks bearing gifts) Oxford's closely knit Greek community closes ranks when the chef at Seargeant Lewis's favourite Greek restaurant is found dead and a baby goes missing. (Promised land) The search for ex-informant Kenny Stone takes Morse and Lewis to Australia, where a routine inquiry becomes an ordeal of suspense, death and kidnapping. (Dead on time) A simple suicide turns into a murder investigation with only one man seemingly capable of having committed the crime
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A tale of two cities
A tale of two citiesClassic ghost storiesFrankensteinClassic ghost stories
Alternative Names
Richard Pasco acteur britannique

Richard Pasco actor británico

Richard Pasco attore inglese

Richard Pasco British actor

Richard Pasco Brits acteur (1926-2014)

Ричард Паско

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