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Quick, Diana 1946-

Overview
Works: 200 works in 452 publications in 1 language and 6,211 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television programs  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Television series  History  Action and adventure television programs  Television crime shows 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1992.8.D48, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Diana Quick
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Visual )

93 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
Midsomer murders by John Nettles( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries. The house in the woods: According to local legend, Winyard is haunted, and it lives up to its reputation when a young couple dies on the property in a grisly fashion. Dead letters: As Midsomer Barton celebrates Oak Apple Week, the mother of a former festival queen drowns herself. But is it really suicide? Vixen's run: At a family gathering, thrice-married baronet Freddy Butler keels over dead, leaving an estate worth killing for. Down among the dead men: The shotgun slaying of accountant Martin Barrett leads Barnaby and Jones on a trail of blackmail
Heat of the sun( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tangled web of blackmail, murder and passion awaits former Scotland Yard detective Albert Tyburn when he arrives in Nairobi. In three mysteries-Private Lives, Hide in Plain Sight and Sport of Kings-Tyburn battles arson, murder, drug-dealers and more
Absolute conviction( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bailey, Thornton and Cryer were eighties entrepreneurs until it was found that they had stolen millions of pounds from their investors. All three are serving sentences in the same prison where Cryer is found dead in his cell. It looks like a heart attack but the pathologist's report quickly points to murder. Morse and Lewis go behind bars to investigate but must tread carefully with the prison governor
The queen : a dramatic portrait of one of the world's most powerful women( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From her rise to the throne in 1952 to dealing with prime ministers, ex-daughters-in-law, and even Camilla, view the life of Elizabeth, Queen of England. Episodes include Sisters; Us and Them; The Rivals; The Enemy Within; and How Do You Solve a Problem Like Camilla? Contains actual footage and interviews
The magic mirror( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the development of artistic photography from 1839 through its gradual move toward independence from an early reliance on painting for its inspiration
Heat of the sun by Heat of the sun (Television program)( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tangled web of blackmail, murder and passion awaits former Scotland Yard detective Albert Tyburn when he arrives in Nairobi. In three mysteries-Private Lives, Hide in Plain Sight and Sport of Kings-Tyburn battles arson, murder, drug-dealers and more
The story of fashion by Karl Lagerfeld( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a history of fashion from circa 1900 and the birth of haute couture through the fashion labels of the 1980s
Revengers tragedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Great men were gods, if beggars couldn't kill 'em!" exclaims Vindici, the (anti)hero of Revengers Tragedy. This modern dress Jacobean tragedy is set in a post-apocalyptic Britain, where southern England lies underwater, and center of power is Liverpool--ruled by media magnate The Duke. Ten years after his wife was murdered on their wedding day, exiled Vindici returns, to exact his revenge against the Duke--her killer--and his son and heir, Lussurioso, who lusts after Vindici's innocent sister, Castiza. Vindici re-unites with his estranged family, ingratiates himself with Lussurioso, and brings down The Duke and his entire corrupt political dynasty
Undue influence by Anita Brookner( Recording )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Claire Pitt, twenty-nine and solitary, works in the basement of a second-hand bookshop where she prepares articles for eventual publication. Few people visit her basement, so when Martin Gibson, a faded scholar, passes through, Claire becomes inordinately interested. And at the unexpected news of his wife's death, emotions are released that were not entirely foreseen ..."
AKA : lies are like wishes( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dean is trapped in a working class suburb with an abusive father and a doormat mother whose job at a London restaurant allows her to regale her son with stories of her famous customers. Dean decides to runaway from home and assumes the identity of Alex Gryffoyn, the son of Lady Gryffoyn who owns a posh gallery. Soon he finds himself in the world of sex, cocaine, and disco upper class, funding his new life through credit card fraud. But Dean eventually learns that reinventing oneself comes at a price
The real thing by Valerie Lloyd( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the result achieved when photographers were commissioned to reflect the world on certain aspects of it, focusing on the Farm Security Administration which set out to document the United States in the 1930s. Also, visits the Canadian Center for Architecture in Montreal, where photography forms an integral part of the collection
Domestic memories by Valerie Lloyd( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates how people reflect their own reality in taking photographs and participating in photography. Two photographers from northern Britain are featured as well as the Kodak Collection, National Museum of Television, Film and Photography, Bradford and the Documentary Photographic Archive
The pencil of nature( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the early history of photography. Discusses The Pencil of nature, by William Henry Fox Talbot, the first book with photographs used as illustrations. Examines the technical and esthetic strides made by the early, often amatuer, practitioners
Dandelion dead( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true crime story that shocked '20s Britain, this is the story of Major Herbert Armstrong, a staid lawyer in a small Welsh town who was charged with poisoning his wife and a business rival with arsenic
Brideshead revisited( Visual )

8 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episode 6: Rex visits Charles at his Paris studio, where he hopes to find Sebastian. Over dinner that night, Rex tells Charles of Lady Marchmain's illness and the family's money troubles. Rex also announces that he plans to marry Julia. Back in London, Rex eventually wins Lady Marchmain's reluctant consent, provided he convert to Catholicism
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who find 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
Diana, portrait of a princess( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed over nine months, this special documentary contains exclusive footage of the Princess in her year of self-imposed exile, and revealing testimony from close friends. Includes full interviews with Andrew Morton and Richard Kay
The best or nothing( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The private collector of photography has emerged relatively recently. Photographs have become objects to be traded through auction rooms; as their value increases, so does their status as art. This program examines the passions of the private collector. Collections include: Michael Wilson, London; Howard Ricketts, London; The Gilman Paper Company, New York; The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles; and Gerard Levy, Paris. (26 minutes) A streaming videorecording
Falling by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Recording )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Henry Kent is in late middle age, is almost without means and lives on a dank houseboat. He has charm though; all his life, Henry has got by on charm. When Daisy Langrish buys a cottage not far from where he moors his boat, Henry becomes interested in her. She seems alone--and vulnerable. But when Henry starts work tending Daisy's garden, her daughter is suspicious; there's something about Henry, something not quite right-- "--Container
 
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Brideshead revisited
Alternative Names
Diana Quick actrice britannique

Diana Quick actrice uit Groot-Brittannië

Diana Quick britische Schauspielerin

Diana Quick britisk skodespelar

Diana Quick britisk skuespiller

Diana Quick brittisk skådespelare

Дайана Куик

戴安娜·曲域克

Languages
English (186)

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