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Jones, Terry 1942-

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Most widely held works by Terry Jones
Monty Python and the Holy Grail by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

188 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 4,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quest for the Holy Grail by King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table is retold in the inimitable Python fashion. This 3 disc set contains the film newly re-mastered for high-definition, all-new special features and the CD soundtrack
Labyrinth by Jim Henson( Visual )

51 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenage girl's baby brother is kidnapped by the King of the Goblins; in order to rescue him she must navigate a devilish labyrinth
Monty Python's The meaning of life by Monty Python (Comedy troupe)( Visual )

150 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monty Python presents a glimpse into the true meaning of life (and fish)
Douglas Adams's Starship Titanic : a novel by Terry Jones( Book )

26 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monty Python member Jones tells the story of Starship Titanic, the most fabulous, most technologically advanced interstellar cruise liner ever built. Sadly, seconds after its launch it suffers a Spontaneous Existence Failure and disappears. Based on a story line by Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy author Douglas Adams
Mon oncle by Jacques Tati( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in French and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slapstick prevails again when Jacques Tati's eccentric, old- fashioned hero, Monsieur Hulot, is set loose in Villa Arpel, the geometric, oppressively ultramodern home of his brother-in-law, and in the antiseptic plastic hose factory where he gets a job. The second Hulot movie and Tati's first color film, Mon oncle is a supremely amusing satire of mechanized living and consumer society that earned the director the Academy Award for best foreign-language film. Additional Reading:
Crusades by Terry Jones( Book )

10 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine hundred years ago Christian Europe was seized by a fever that changed the world. Inspired by a Pope who offered rewards on earth and a certain place in paradise thereafter, tens of thousands of men, women and children - knights and peasants, rich and poor, old and young - set out for the Holy Land to recapture the Holy City, Jerusalem, and save their fellow Christians from persecution by the Infidel. Crusades, and the television series which this book accompanies, tell the dramatic story of these events, and the reality behind the myths. This story of battles and betrayals, drama and intrigue, is told with wit and clarity, and is magnificently illustrated throughout in color. The authors show how the Europeans used the morality of the Crusades to justify the conquest and destruction of any society which stood in their way, sowing the seeds of fear, suspicion and even hatred in the Arab world - a legacy which remains to this day
Who murdered Chaucer? : a medieval mystery by Terry Jones( Book )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this work of historical speculation Terry Jones and a team of international scholars investigate the mystery surrounding the death of Geoffrey Chaucer over 600 years ago. An important public figure, a diplomat and the brother-in-law to John of Gaunt - one of the most powerful men in the kingdom - Chaucer was celebrated as his country's finest living poet, rhetorician and scholar: the pre-eminent intellectual superstar of his time. We have a great deal of information about his life. And yet nothing at all is known of his death." "In 1400 his name simply disappears from the record. We don't know how he died, where or when; there is no official confirmation of his death and no chronicle mentions it; no notice of his funeral or burial. He left no will and there's nothing to tell us what happened to his estate. He didn't even leave any manuscripts. How could this be?" "What if he was murdered? What if he and his writings had become politically inconvenient in the seismic social shift that occurred with the overthrow of the liberal Richard II by the reactionary, oppressive regime of Henry IV? Would the dogs of suppression, unleashed by the ruthlessly ambitious Archbishop Arundel, have been snapping at the heels of a dangerous poet?" "This hypothesis is the introduction to a reading of Chaucer's writings as evidence that might be held against him, interwoven with a portrait of one of the most turbulent periods in English history, its politics and its personalities."--Jacket
Life of Brian by Terry Jones( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pythons satirize religion, capital punishment, revolutionary politics, terrorism, graffiti, science fiction, and a host of other topics through the story of Brian, a first-century Judean
Fairy tales by Terry Jones( Book )

28 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of thirty original fairy tales introducing such beings as the fly-by-night, the rainbow cat, and the wonderful cake-horse
Play time by Jacques Tati( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in French and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nearly wordless comedy about confusion in an age of high technology
Crusades by Christopher M Bellitto( Visual )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Crusades began as a holy mission to liberate Jerusalem and became the largest mass migration in European history. When they ended 200 years later, the Crusades had created a mythology of knights and chivalry, and left a legacy of distrust between East and West that continues to shape our world today. Filmed on location throughout Europe and the Middle East
The story of 1( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humor-inflected history of the of the number one, covering military applications in ancient Rome, the measurement of distances in India, and the decimal system created by Leibnitz
Unfaithfully yours by Preston Sturges( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jealous world-famous symphony conductor entertains elaborate thoughts of vengeance over his wife's supposed infidelities, set to three separate orchestral works
Terry Jones' medieval lives by Terry Jones( Book )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Was medieval England full of knights on horseback rescuing fainting damsels in distress? Were the Middle Ages mired in superstition and ignorance? Why does nobody ever mention King Louis the First and Last? And, of couse, those key questions: which monks were forbidden the delights of donning underpants. . . and did outlaws never wear trousers? Terry Jones and Alan Ereira are your guides to this most misrepresented and misunderstood period, and they point you to things that will surprise and provoke
John Cleese's personal best by John Cleese( Visual )

8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Cleese's selection of the best sketches from the entire run of Monty Python's Flying Circus
Terry Jones' barbarians by Terry Jones( Book )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanying a 4-part BBC2 TV series, this is the story of Roman history as seen by the Britons, Gauls, Germans, Hellenes, Persians and Africans. It presents accounts, such as: the Vandals didn't vandalize - the Romans did. Attlia the Hun didn't go to Constantinople to destroy it, but because the emperor's daughter wanted to marry him
The Medieval Python : the purposive and provocative work of Terry Jones( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Medieval Python: Essays presented to Terry Jones on the Occasion of His Seventieth Birthday collects original essays by eighteen prominent medievalists in literature and history to celebrate the work of a dedicated independent scholar whose consistently independent literary and historical criticism has several times redirected how we understand the world of Chaucer and his contemporaries. His film and television productions have entertained and educated generations of viewers about life in the Middle Ages"--
Terry Jones' great map mystery( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Ogilby created the first roadmaps of Britain, measuring and describing them and publishing them in the form of strip-map itineraries in 1675. Terry Jones of Monty Python fame and an Ogilby collector, investigates how and why he did it and sets out to see whether it is still possible to find and travel along Ogilby's roads in Wales. On the way, he discovers the history of the roads and the people who lived on them and used them. The story that emerged took the series in an unexpected direction, eventually revealing a dark secret dating back to the time of Charles 11 and a previously untold chapter of British history
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Alternative Names
Jones, Terence Graham Parry 1942-

Jones, Terence Graham Perry.

Jones, Terrence Graham Perry

Kones, Terence Graham Parry

Terry Jones acteur et humoriste britannique

Terry Jones actor galés

Terry Jones attore e regista britannico

Terry Jones britischer Komiker, Regisseur und Schriftsteller, Mitglied von Monty Python

Terry Jones Brits acteur

Terry Jones brytyjski aktor, komik, członek grupy Monty Python

Terry Jones İngiliz komedyen, oyun yazarı, aktör, film yönetmeni ve yazar.

Terry Jones pemeran laki-laki asal Britania Raya

Terry Jones walesi származású komikus, író, forgatókönyvíró, színész, rendező, történész

Τέρι Τζόουνς

Джонс, Терри 1942-

Тери Джоунс

Тери Џонс

Тери Џоунс

Терри Джонс британский актёр, режиссёр, сценарист и композитор, детский писатель и популярный историк

Террі Джонс

Թերի Ջոնս

טרי ג'ונס

טרי ג'ונס סופר בריטי

تری جونز فیلمنامه‌نویس، کمدین، بازیگر، نویسنده، و کارگردان بریتانیایی

تيري جونز

존스, 테리 1942-

테리 존스

ジョーンズ, テリー



LabyrinthMonty Python's The meaning of lifeDouglas Adams's Starship Titanic : a novelMon oncleCrusadesWho murdered Chaucer? : a medieval mysteryLife of BrianFairy tales