Most widely held works about Paul Eddington
Most widely held works by Paul Eddington
The camomile lawn ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
Presents the lives and loves of a family of cousins from 1939 to present. Begins with a funeral, and uses the reminiscences of those gathered to fill in details in the lives of several different family members
Yes, Prime Minister the complete collection ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
"Yes Prime Minister is a British comedy series about the wheeling and dealing of political life. Although the series is set within the British political scene, it deals with political games and clashes between politicians and the civil service that could be found almost everywhere in the world"--Http://www.yes-minister.com/introduc.htm.
So far, so good : the autobiography by Paul Eddington ( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Hailed as a 'comic genius' the author's career spanned more than fifty years. Told with extraordinary courage, in the face of his twenty-year struggle against skin cancer, this is the heroic, honest and highly entertaining story of his remarkable life.
Yes, Minister the complete collection ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
The well-meaning Jim Hacker, a newly appointed Cabinet Minister, battles career civil servant Sir Humphrey Appleby.
Good neighbors the complete series 1-3 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Just how different can neighbors be and still be neighborly? While the Goods struggle to live off their suburban London plot, the Leadbetters struggle with living next door to the Goods.
The Noël Coward collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Noël Coward is the definitive playwright of the early 20th century, contributing a robust repertoire of brilliant material. Playwright, actor, composer, and irrepressible socialite, Coward charmed high society in both London and New York during his heyday, and his work continues to charm audiences today with its urbane wit, sly humor and distinctive style.
Good neighbors. The complete series 4 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
A couple decides to live off the land of their suburban London home to the annoyance of their neighbors.
The prisoner ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
An agent who has resigned from his country's secret service is taken prisoner and prevented from escaping the village that becomes his home.
Good Neighbors ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Only a garden fence separates the self-sufficienty Goods from their upscale, snooty neighbors, the Leadbetters. Can the Good's really live off the land in the London suburbs? Can the Leadbetters bear it if they do?
Yes, Minister. Volume 2 ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
The corridors of power are awash with corruption, back-stabbing and uncivil servants as James Hacker, opportunistic Minister of the Department of Administrative Affairs, and his scheming Permanent Secretary, battle for control of the ministry.
This Sceptred Isle by Christopher Lee ( Book )
6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Official secrets ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Official Secrets: Hacker is horrified to discover he's been totally trashed in the former Prime Minister's new memoirs. But things get worse when word leaks out that he tried to suppress the book's publication. A Diplomatic incident: The sudden death of the former PM and his less than flattering memoirs, gives Hacker an opportunity to host a state occasion-- and regain his reputation. A conflict of interest: Rumors of another city scandal could turn Prime Minister's headlines from bad to worse ... unless Sir Humphrey can get the PM to appoint the "right" man to head up the Bank of England--even if he isn't the best man.
Yes minister. Volume three ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
A further four episodes of devious dealings from the classic BBC political satire.
Double bill by Alan Bennett ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Forty years on is a kaleidoscopic comedy which is part parody and part nostalgia for traditional English values. A woman of no importance is a monologue, where Margaret Schofield, a middle-aged spinster, reminisces cheerfully about her world of office work and canteen gossip.
Yes minister. Volume one ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
The sustained dry wit of the dialogue and the wonderful interplay between between the three main characters - Jim Hacker, Sir Humphrey and Bernard Wooley - made Joanthan Lynn and Antony Jay's satirical comedy compulsive viewing. The strength of the writing makes these four episodes of machinations and manipulation a joy to listen to.
Yes, Prime Minister the Bishop's gambit ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
The Bishop's gambit: When a British nurse is given ten years and 40 lashes for a trivial crime in a foreign country, the PM has to decide whether it's safer to be heartless or mindless. One of us: The headlines are giving the Prime Minister a major headache when it's uncovered that the late head of British intelligence was passing secrets to Moscow. Man overboard: A little lying is in order when that master of deception, Sir Humphrey Appleby, tries to thwart the Prime Minister's unpopular plan to transfer a contingent of British servicemen.
The Grand design ; The Ministerial broadcast ; The Smoke screen ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
In The grand design, the Prime Minister drops a political bombshell when he decides to develop a new nuclear-free defence strategy. In The Ministerial Broadcast, Sir Humphrey tries to pull the plug on the Prime Minister's plan to go on national television with his controversial new defence strategy. In The Smoke Screen, a horrified Sir Humphrey tries to extinguish the Prime Minister's plan to abolish smoking ... before it ignites the wrath of the powerful tobacco lobby.
Good neighbors. Volume 3 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Only a garden fence separates the self-sufficient Goods from their upscale, snooty neighbors, the Leadbetters. Can the Goods really live off the land in the London suburbs? Can the Leadbetters stand it if they do?
So far, so good by Paul Eddington ( Book )
5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Yes, Prime Minister ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Episodes from the television series satirizing British politics through the misadventures of Prime Minister Jim Hacker.
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Eddington, Paul Clark, 1927-1995