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Gwillim, David

Overview
Works: 79 works in 345 publications in 1 language and 5,303 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Historical drama  Television adaptations  War films  Internet videos  Educational films  Televised performances 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Narrator
Classifications: PR2812.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works about David Gwillim
 
Most widely held works by David Gwillim
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

72 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third of Shakespeare's plays portraying the emergence of England's most admired national hero, Henry V. He unites his people as he embarks on the invasion of France, deals justly with traitors, tirelessly leads his soldiers to victory and ensures future peace by his marriage to the Princess of France. Shakespeare examines these qualities that make a successful ruler and shows the prince in terms of isolation and responsibility that his success entails
The first part of King Henry the Fourth with the life and death of Henry surnamed Hotspur by William Shakespeare( Visual )

71 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the murder of Richard II, Henry assumes the throne, and is immediately confronted with rebellion by Owen Glendower, Douglas of Scotland, Northumberland and his son Hotspur. The play also treats the moral development of the king's son Hal (later Henry V) as he appears to waste his youth in London taverns in the company of the irresponsible Sir John Falstaff
The second part of King Henry the Fourth containing his death and the coronation of King Henry the Fift by William Shakespeare( Visual )

51 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play that portrays the colorful panorama of Medieval English life. The revolt against Henry is finally crushed and the king broods over the uncertain future of his son. Henry IV dies, Falstaff is banished, and Prince Hal is crowned Henry V
Henry IV by William Shakespeare( Visual )

24 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part II. A panorama of Medieval English life. The passage of time brings the older generations closer to the grave, and the young closer to leadership. The play ends with the death of Henry IV, banishment of Falstaff and the coronation of Prince Hal as Henry V
The dramatic works of William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of five of Shakespeare's historic plays, featuring some of Britain's most distinguished theatrical talent
The Second part of King Henry the Fourth : containing his death, and the coronation of King Henry the Fift [sic] by William Shakespeare( Visual )

9 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play that portrays the colorful panorama of Medieval English life, as the king broods over the uncertain future of his son. Time passes, Henry IV dies, Falstaff is banished and Prince Hal is crowned Henry V
The island at the top of the world by Robert Stevenson( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A valley of vikings are found by turn-of-the-century arctic explorers. The vikings are located in the valley of a volcano hidden from the world
Henry IV by William Shakespeare( Visual )

9 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play that contains the death and the coronation of King Henry V
Henry IV by William Shakespeare( Visual )

7 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These are troubled times for King Henry. His son, Prince Harry acts more like a rogue than royalty, keeping the company of drunken highway robber Falstaff and other shady characters. Meanwhile, from the north come rumours of a rebellion led by the son of the Percy family, the valiant Hotspur. One of Shakespeare's most celebrated dramatic achievements, this play mixes history and comedy effortlessly, moving from scenes of royalty to rough drinking dens with ease
Henry IV( Visual )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Against a background of Civil War, Prince Hal, the heir to the throne, appears to waste his youth irresponsibly among the low life of the London taverns, in the company of the self-indulgent, treacherous, irresponsible Sir John Falstaff. The boisterous comedy of the tavern scenes and the political tensions between the King and the rebels lead to the Battle of Shrewsbury, at which the Prince redeems himself
Improve your speech by David Gwillim( )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents easy exercises and helpful hints on how best to use your voice and tidy up your speech, giving you confidence and helping you to make the best impression possible--whether at work or when socializing. It is aimed primarily at those who have British English as their first language, but it is also useful for those with English as their second language
Improve your speech by David Gwillim( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More useful tips to help achieve a more professional level of speech. In 'Improve Your Speech - British English Level 2' we'll build on the techniques you learned in Improve Your Speech - British English level 1. In Improve Your Speech - British English Level 2 we will help to take you even further, giving you helpful hints on how best to use your voice and tidy up your speech. You will discover the difference between 'doing a Dracula' and 'talking Chutney'
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

6 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third of Shakespeare's plays portraying the emergence of England's most admired national hero, Henry V. He unites his people as he embarks on the invasion of France, deals justly with traitors, tirelessly leads his soldiers to victory and ensures future peace by his marriage to the Princess of France. Shakespeare examines these qualities that make a successful ruler and shows the prince in terms of isolation and responsibility that his success entails
The life of Henry the fifth( Visual )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A presentation of William Shakespeare's play
The Shakespeare collection by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1978, the BBC set itself the task of filming all of William Shakespeare's plays for television. The resulting productions, renowned for their loyalty to the text, utilised the best theatrical and television directors and brought highly praised performances from leading contemporary actors. This unique collection has some of the finest dramas in the English language, each production a celebration of the greatest talents in contemporary British theatre and television. These plays feature the cream of the 20th century's acting talent. In this collection of Season Two delivers a further 6 classic adaptations from this award winning series including Henry IV, Twelfth Night, The Tempest & Hamlet and starring theatre greats Derek Jacobi, Claire Bloom, Anthony Quayle, Michael Hordern
Improve your speech by David Gwillim( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Useful tips to help achieve a more professional level of speech. 'Improve Your Speech' is ideal for those who are long on ambition, but short on time. In an effective but light-hearted talk, you will be taken through easy exercises and given helpful hints and top tips on how best to use your voice and tidy up your speech, giving you confidence and helping you to make the best impression possible--whether at work or when socialising
Dangerous knowledge( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kirby is ex-army intelligence. Now he's a mere insurance salesman. Or is he? Returning from a trip to France, Kirby finds himself being shadowed by two agents. An innocent bystander, Laura helps him to escape. But how innocent is Laura? After all, her stepfather is a high-ranking civil servant named Roger Thane, and it's his operatives who are following Kirby Who can Kirby trust? Suddenly Kirby's French contact is dead, the KGB and CIA are all involved, and an assassin is after him. Just what does he know?
Many Tongues called english, one world language( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program explores how America's rise as an economic power made it the driving force behind the spread of English in the 20th century. A world tour illustrates how English has mixed with other languages-from "Franglais" in France to "Singlish" in Singapore-and how the dollar's power, coupled with the lure of consumerism, has made English the international trade language. Bringing it full circle, host Melvyn Bragg returns to the British Isles to survey English as it is spoken there now, measuring the influence of American slang and vocabulary from other languages"--Website
Speaking proper( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program follows English through the 18th and 19th centuries, from attempts at reforming and standardizing the tongue in the Age of Reason to the soaring verse of Romanticism and the verbal prudishness of the Victorian era. Linguistic milestones are highlighted by original editions of critical texts, including Newton's Opticks, Samuel Johnson's Dictionary of the English Language, Thomas Sheridan's British Education, and George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion. Other key figures discussed include Jonathan Swift, Robert Burns, Jane Austen, and William Wordsworth
This earth, this realm, this england( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Has any single person shaped English more than William Shakespeare? This program uses unparalleled access to some of the greatest English texts, including the first English dictionary and a rare first folio of Shakespeare's plays, to illustrate the great Bard's influence. John Barton, honorary associate director of the Royal Shakespeare Company, discusses the sound and accessibility of Shakespeare's words. His impact is also examined in the larger context of Elizabethan England and the Renaissance."--Website
 
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The island at the top of the world
Alternative Names
David Gwillim acteur britannique

David Gwillim actor británico

David Gwillim attore britannico

David Gwillim britischer Schauspieler

David Gwillim britisk skodespelar

David Gwillim britisk skuespiller

David Gwillim Britse acteur

David Gwillim brittisk skådespelare

Дэвид Гвиллим

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English (271)

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