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Gwillim, David

Overview
Works: 117 works in 462 publications in 1 language and 6,396 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Historical drama  Television adaptations  Television plays  Film adaptations  Televised performances  Nonfiction television programs  Historical films  Historical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Other, Costume designer, Narrator
Classifications: PR2811.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works about David Gwillim
 
Most widely held works by David Gwillim
The life of Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

53 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young King Henry of England asserts a hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathering an army and embarking on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs and forever change the face of Europe. Follows King Henry V as he unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and ensures peace by marrying a French princess
The second part of King Henry the Fourth : containing his death and the coronation of King Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

29 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and held by 837 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
The first part of King Henry the Fourth with the life and death of Henry surnamed Hotspur by William Shakespeare( Visual )

45 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and held by 748 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
Henry IV Part 1 by William Shakespeare( Visual )

55 editions published between 1979 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 746 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
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

37 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in English and held by 555 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
Henry IV Part II by William Shakespeare( Visual )

49 editions published between 1979 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panorama of Medieval English life. The play ends with the death of Henry IV, the banishment of Falstaff, and the coronation of Prince Hal
The island at the top of the world by Robert Stevenson( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rich Englishman enlists three comrades to find his missing son. Danger, romance and intrigue await the travelers on their relentless search for the youth, who is lost on a mysterious, time-forgotten island, inhabited by Vikings. The British explorers are threatened by erupting volcanoes, molten lava and crushing snow slides as they are pursued by Arctic Vikings
Peter and Paul by Robert Day( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the uncertainties surrounding early Christianity--the opposition from outside, and the frictions from inside. We see the conflicts about how the faith should be spread, the journeys, and the eventual fates of the two leaders
Henry IV by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in English and held by 224 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 )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of five of Shakespeare's historic plays, featuring some of Britain's most distinguished theatrical talent
Henry IV by William Shakespeare( Visual )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in English and held by 84 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 by William Shakespeare( Visual )

16 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince Harry's father figures are ageing. While the king frets about the prince's lifestyle, Falstaff continues to make merry. But there are serious matters afoot. Prince John has to lead the King's army against an uprising, and Hal is forced to reassess his attitude to responsibility as his father grows increasingly sick
Henry IV by William Shakespeare( Visual )

13 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play Henry IV
Improve your speech by David Gwillim( )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 47 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 29 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 IV( Visual )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 20 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
The Shakespeare collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 19 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
The LOWDOWN : improve your speech - British english : (companion script) by David Gwillim( )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Henry the fifth( Visual )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A presentation of William Shakespeare's play
The second part of King Henry the Fourth containing his death and the coronation of King Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prince Harry's father figures are aging. While the King frets about the Prince's lifestyle, Falstaff continues to make merry. But there are serious matters afoot"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
David Gwillim acteur britannique

David Gwillim actor britànic

David Gwillim actor británico

David Gwillim actor británicu

David Gwillim aktor britanik

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

ديڤيد جويليم

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English (342)